Pears soap is especially made to take care of even the most delicate of fine skins, cleansing thoroughly (so Dannie, it should remove make-up just fine -gently, naturally. Because there is no harsh free-alkali in the formulation, it is very effective on dry skin and gentle enough for baby's skin. Pears Soap is known to have glycerin in it. The glycerin attracts moisture to your skin and makes it softer, not rougher, the way some soaps makes your skin feel after washing. Pears Soap is an overall basic and safe soap for all skin types.