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Size 16 oz/ 480 mL · ITEM 1933001
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$44.00

I have sensitive skin that is acne prone....I started using this about a month ago and would use this in the morning and the Purity cleanser at night so it can provide a smoother surface under my make up, but I found that this dried me out a little, since I already suffer from dry skin
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A micro-exfoliating, daily facial wash.

Solutions for:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
This daily facial cleanser is formulated with micro-exfoliating beads to gently polish and scrub away impurities. It’s an award-winning microdelivery 30-second cleansing mini peel that reveals a smoother, brighter, more even complexion as it cleanses and lightly tones. It’s ideal for all skin types, including aging and sensitive skin.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 8.4 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 2242568
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$39.00

I like the scent...5 star face wash...Great for breakout and acne...I was using a Clarisonic brush with a thick foamy cleaner that I love, so when using this product which was a little more runny, I did not expect similar results
What it is: A gentle cleanser that’s ideal for breakout- and acne-prone skin by keeping it looking clear and bright while tackling pores, oiliness, and uneven texture.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Uneven Texture, and Acne and Blemishes

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Encapsulated Salicylic Acid and Phytic Acid: Stimulate natural exfoliation to help clear clogged follicles and smooth away the look of dullness that contributes to visible skin aging.
- Green Tea, Tea Tree, and Zinc: Kill bacteria and calm breakout-prone skin.
- Menthol and Camphor: Cool and calm the skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This is a naturally foaming cleanser that helps clear skin and reduce visible skin aging. Salicylic acid stimulates natural exfoliation to help clear clogged follicles and smooth away the look of dullness, while menthol and camphor help soothe. It also contains natural extracts of balm mint, eucalyptus, and tea tree.
Size 5 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 1375682
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$24.00

Huge pores, acne, insane oiliness, redness, dullness, etc....Never do I leave reviews but I recently bought this product about a week ago and let me tell you I have noticed such a difference on my skin I have always had acne but this has made my acne less visible Its honestly amazing it's not drying on the face as I have dry skin I totally reccomend you guys try it out it made a huge difference to my skin love it
What it is: A bestselling face wash that easily rinses away makeup, impurities, and surface oils for skin that feels comfortably clean.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Mint: Reinvigorates the skin’s appearance.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This frothy face wash with broad-leaf kelp extract, wheat protein, and tourmaline to cleanse all skin types is gentle enough for daily use. Dry and oily zones are left feeling comfortably clean, refreshed, and balanced, while invigorating mint essential oil refreshes the senses.
Size 13.5 oz/ 400 mL · ITEM 2367829
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$69.00

Perfect for my breakouts...Before I spent at least 3 years using the x-*ut line by pro*ctive and I felt that I would still break out frequently and if I stopped using it for a little my skin would go crazy with breakouts, but then I switched over to this and it has been a miracle worker, I used get these little bumps all over my forehead and it's been amazing how quickly they have vanished in the 2 months that I have been using this
What it is: A bestselling pH-balanced face wash with amino acid–rich soy proteins that melt away makeup and the look of impurities for toned skin.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Amino Acid–Rich Soy Proteins: Help maintain skin elasticity.
- Calming Cucumber Extract: Sooths the skin.
- Rosewater: Contains calming and balancing properties.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This non-stripping, pH-balanced gel cleanser is close to skin’s natural pH level, making it a gentle solution for all skin types. It's universally loved for the way it removes stubborn makeup without drying for soft, hydrated skin. The amino acid–rich soy proteins and rosewater also provide a toning effect.

Clinical Results: Based on a self-assessment done by 29 subjects, after 4 weeks:
- 100% reported it thoroughly removed face makeup
- 97% felt their skin was more supple
- 93% said it soothed and softened the skin

Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 4 oz/ 118 mL · ITEM 1778349
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$40.00

It's a good wash...Skin is left soft...I no longer have breakouts and my oil is at bay along with having very smooth skin....I've incredibly sensitive skin -- if I don't wash my BeautyBlender after every use, I get a break out; anything with charcoal in it gives me a rash only cured by medicine; traditional acne washes with salicylic acid make my skin peel -- so a night & morning use does dry out my skin a little bit, but it's nothing that a mild moisturizer can't solve, and I use one every day anyway
What it is: A clinic-inspired foaming cleanser with AHAs and fruit enzymes to gently cleanse away oil, makeup, and surface impurities revealing smoother skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dark spots, Dullness and uneven texture

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Papaya, Pineapple, and Pumpkin Enzymes: Naturally enhance skin exfoliation without overdrying.
- Glycolic Acid and Lactic Acid: Refine the appearance of pores and help clear buildup on skin's surface.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Inspired by Kate’s number one exfoliating clinic treatment, this at-home daily cleanser feels and smells like a luxe spa experience. Glycolic and lactic acids refine and clear pores while pineapple, pumpkin, and papaya enzymes cleanse without over drying. The results? Visibly poreless, perfected skin.

Clinical Results: After just 1 day:
- 94% reported it thoroughly cleanses dirt, oil, and makeup
- 94% said it leaves skin soft and refreshed
- Cleans without stripping and leaves skin hydrated

After 7 days:
- 94% reported pores feel thoroughly clean and purified
- 94% reported it thoroughly cleanses dirt, oil, and makeup
Size 6 oz/ 177 mL · ITEM 2221208
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$19.50

A great skin wash...I LOVE this stuff...The dermatologica breakout clearing foaming wash is amazing!...I used it when I was younger and it worked extremely well for me, I've been using it again because I got it sent to me free for review and I still like it I've been using it for about a week and I do see a difference in my skin, the only complaint I've is that it can be drying but I just use it with a thicker moisturizer and that fixes the problem
What it is: A gentle, effective wash with salicylic acid for blemish-prone skin that removes impurities and supports natural exfoliation.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid: Exfoliates skin and cleanses pores, dead skin cells, and trapped oils.
- Tea Tree Oil: Soothes visible redness and hydrates skin.
- Orange Peel Extract: Diminishes the look of blemishes while brightening, reviving, and nourishing skin‘s appearance.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Your skincare routine would not be complete without this cleanser. The hardworking multitasker removes dead skin cells and excess oils, unclogs pores, keeps breakouts at bay.
Size 8.5 oz · ITEM 1843788
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$39.00

my one true love...I love this soap...And no major pimples have popped up....But now that I've been back in Hawaii (a little over a week) my skin has calmed down and the pimples have faded :) I also use a Korean acne wash along with this so I think they both aided in clearing up my acne
What it is: An effective blemish wash with maximum-strength two percent salicylic acid that targets the breakout cycle while removing excess oil and makeup.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dullness, Blemishes, Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid 2%: Over-the-counter level visibly clears blemishes and helps prevent future breakouts.
- Allantoin: Helps calm skin's appearance.
- Pro Vitamin B5: Helps condition and nourish the look of skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens.

What Else You Need to Know: This effective wash cleans without over drying. Maximum-strength two percent salicylic helps target the breakout cycle while removing excess oil and makeup. It also helps soothe skin, leaving it thoroughly clean and residue-free.
Size 6 oz/ 170.1 g · ITEM 2171064
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$30.00

I love this scrub...MY NEW HOLY GRAIL...It helped clear blackheads and breakouts....I have pretty oily skin from sweating a lot at work and I have unforgiving and sometimes impenetrable clogged pores which lead to white and black heads so I don't even feel like I can get my face clean without using a somewhat harsh exfoliating face wash and this face wash was exactly that and it did leave my face feeling super clean and unclogged my pores, it left my face really dry and dull
What it is: A gentle liquid cleanser formulated to help clear dirt and debris from deep within the pores.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dullness and Uneven Texture, Pores, and Dryness

Formulation: Liquid

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES and parabens.

What Else You Need to Know: Developed for acne-prone skin, this non-greasy cleanser has tiny exfoliating beads to help gently resurface the skin for a smoother, softer-looking complexion. It lifts away dulling cells to brighten and refresh, helping to unclog pores for a smaller appearance.
Size 7.7 oz/ 230 ml · ITEM 1988658
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$34.00

My one true love...I like it so much...Great for acne prone skin...I picked up the mini version when I was traveling and dealing with acne and starting to feel desperate, and I was so pleasantly surprised
What it is: A gentle face wash that cleanses and nurtures without over-drying for clean skin that looks fresh.

Skin Type: Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness, Acne, and Blemishes

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Calendula Extract: Provides skin-soothing properties
- Glycerin: Supports the moisture barrier for softer-feeling skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. This product also comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This face cleanser is made with calendula flower extract derived from petals handpicked in the Mediterranean. It works to breaks down dirt, oil, and impurities without compromising the moisture barrier, helping skin look hydrated and feel soothed, not dry or tight. Ideal for normal to oily skin and sensitive skin.
Size 3.38 oz/ 100 mL · ITEM 2379337
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$24.00

I love the smell...I like it so far...not irritating to any existing acne....I got a sample with a recent Herbivore purchase and I really liked the product but the pump was too small and I felt like I had to press so many times to get a decent amount
What it is: A multitasking face wash that gently melts away makeup, removes impurities, and hydrates for clean, balanced skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dryness, and Redness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Rose Hydrosol: Hydrates skin.
- Tremella Mushroom: Hydrates and helps skin maintain moisture.
- Squalane: Helps remove makeup.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This cleanser has a base of rose water and coconut water that leave skin looking soft and hydrated. It contains gentle, plant-based surfactants that lift dirt and oil without stripping moisture while vegan squalane removes makeup and superfood tremella mushroom provides hydration and jelly texture.

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Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 4 oz/ 118 mL · ITEM 1166974
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$40.00

I love it though...I love the scent...I have really sensitive, acne prone skin too!...It is gentle and leaves a nice clean feeling but after a few days my skin was very sensitive (which, I dont have sensitive skin, I have combo) so not sure why that was I was also using the exfloikate and the oil free cream so this line must just not work for my skin type
What it is:
A soothing gel cleanser.

What it is formulated to do:
Kate Somerville Gentle Daily Wash is a soothing, sulfate-free, gel facial cleanser that calms and conditions skin. An infusion of rich botanicals leaves your complexion feeling clean, smooth, and soft. The essence of lavender adds a subtle touch of serenity.

What else you need to know:
This perfect, non-irritating cleanser suits all skin types—especially sensitive skin. Kate Somerville has been certified cruelty-free by PETA, solidifying the brand’s commitment to never test their products or ingredients on animals.
Size 4.2 oz/ 125 mL · ITEM 2223592
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$33.00

i love the scent...I love the scent...It's been helping with breakouts and excess dirt/oils....For an exfoliator, I was kind of hoping for something more abrasive, possibly something I could use once or twice a week with the soy cleanser as my daily, but otherwise this is a nice cleanser
What it is: A gentle exfoliating face cleanser that removes impurities and excess oil without drying while refining the look of pores for smooth, soft skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness, Dryness, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Scrub

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Blend of White Sugar Crystals: Help smooth and soften skin’s appearance.
- Strawberry and Black Currant Fruit Extracts: Maintain a healthy-looking complexion.
- Grapeseed Oil: Helps maintain hydration.

What Else You Need to Know: Lift away dirt and dullness with a daily scrub made with real strawberries and smoothing sugar crystals that melt as they polish. This gentle face wash exfoliates and cleanses all in one while smoothing the skin’s texture and maintaining its natural moisture.

Clinical Results: During a 4-week study:
- 97% said it immediately exfoliated their skin and removed daily impurities and excess oil
- 94% reported it immediately refined their skin’s texture

Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 9 oz/ 267 mL · ITEM 2170900
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$35.00

LOVE this face wash...Can't live without it...I never really cared for the overwhelming majority of Proactiv's face products, but the body wash has been my HOLIER than holy grail body acne product for 6-7 years....I gave this 4 stars because I didn't use it for 2-3 days and I noticed I had acne again
What it is: A gentle all-over cleanser that’s perfect for the body.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes, Dryness, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid 2%: An acne medicine designed to help clear pores of cellular debris and keep them clear—helping to minimize the look of pores for a more luminous complexion.

What Else You Need to Know: Smooth exfoliating beads lift away dead skin cells, while salicylic acid helps unclog pores and reduce oiliness to clear acne and help prevent future breakouts wherever they may occur. It unclogs pores to clear and help prevent whiteheads and blackheads, and is designed to leave skin feeling refreshed—never tight or dry.