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Size 5.0 oz / 150mL · ITEM 2266377
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$28.00

It cleans my skin very well and does not make me breakout...My only complaints are that it's a little pricey (while a little goes a long way, and one bottle lasts me approximately half a year, $26 is still a lot to pay for face wash) and that while the packaging is nice, it'sn't recyclable... which sort of defeats the purpose of buying a more eco-friendly beauty product
What it is: A gentle, sulfate-free cleanser that thoroughly cleans skin while protecting its natural moisture barrier for a freshly cleansed complexion.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Redness, Dryness, and Pores

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hydrangea Leaf: Purifies, refines, and minimizes the appearance of pores.
- Botanical Amino Acids: Eliminate skin dirt, oil, and impurities, leaving skin conditioned
- Green Tea: Soothes as it protects the skin against the abuse of the elements, helping to prevent free-radical damage.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This soothing cleanser with nourishing botanicals leaves skin thoroughly cleansed, soothed, and protected from free radical damage, all without over-drying or stripping the skin. This cleanser also rids skin of dirt, excess oil, and impurities while reducing the appearance of pores.

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Size 0.5 oz Tube/ 15 mL · ITEM 1682350
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$5.50

My skin loves it...LOVE in a Bottle...SAVIOR of sensitive+combo oily+acne skin...My routine is: Clinique acne foam cleanser ( remove makeup) Murad acne cleanser to clean my pores Clinique acne gel all over face to prevent and heal existing breakouts And then this moisturizer
What it is: A dermatologist-developed, oil-free face moisturizer that balances and refreshes oilier skin types.

Skin Type: Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sunflower Seed Cake, Barley Extract, and Cucumber Fruit Extract: Help support skin’s barrier, improve its resiliency, and balance and retain skin’s moisture levels.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Acts as a natural moisture magnet.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates. This product is also vegan.

What Else You Need to Know: This refreshing gel moisturizer delivers up to eight hours of oil-free hydration, slips on easily, and absorbs quickly. It helps support skin's moisture barrier, so more moisture stays in and skin looks healthier.
Size 5.07 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 2208395
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$29.00

I like the scent...It works so well...great cleanser for oily & acne prone skin...I don't think it's designed to get rid of acne so much as it's designed to prevent the possibility of a breakout so if you've acne prone skin I'd recommend using something specifically for that alongside this product, if not switching to a blemish focused cleanser altogether (like I am considering)
What it is: A gel cleanser enhanced with tea tree oil and plant-derived squalane that cleanses pores to help balance skin and reduce excess surface oil.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Blemishes, Pores, and Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Tea Tree Oil: Purifies and calms skin.
- Squalane: Weightlessly locks in essential moisture.
- Magensium: A mineral shown to have purifying effects.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This gel formula massages into a light lather, and removes makeup while leaving skin healthy-looking and visibly clearer. The sulfate-free, non-drying formula features squalane to keep skin feeling ultra-soft. Biossance’s formula is enriched with tea tree grown in Northern Australia with eco-friendly practices.

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Size 6.7 oz Pump · ITEM 1564723
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$41.00

Not greasy at all...It's a good value...THIS CLEARED MY ACNE LIKE NO OTHER....i was on the search for a good moisturizing but I have oily skin and every single one I try made it worst until I decided to give this a try and iam so glad I did and its better than hope in a jar
What it is: A dermatologist-developed, oil-free face moisturizer that balances and refreshes oilier skin types.

Skin Type: Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sunflower Seed Cake, Barley Extract, and Cucumber Fruit Extract: Help support skin’s barrier, improve its resiliency, and balance and retain skin’s moisture levels.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Acts as a natural moisture magnet.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates. This product is also vegan.

What Else You Need to Know: This refreshing gel moisturizer delivers up to eight hours of oil-free hydration, slips on easily, and absorbs quickly. It helps support skin's moisture barrier, so more moisture stays in and skin looks healthier.
Size 5.0 oz / 150mL · ITEM 2227551
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$34.00

i love this peel...Face is so clean...Great for acne prone and oily skin....It loves breaking out, it's incredibly sensitive and even skincare products that claim to be for sensitive skin make it BURN LIKE THEY ARE MADE OF LIQUID MAGMA, and thanks to the Retin-A that I've been using for half a year, I've to walk a tightrope of acne vs. having a beard and moustache made out of peeling skin that I can't
What it is: A lightweight gel peel that gently exfoliates and cleanses skin of debris for a complexion that appears smooth, bright, and healthy-looking.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dullness and uneven texture, Dark spots, Fine lines and wrinkles

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Exfoliating Molecules: Bond together during the buffing action to produce a physical peel.
- Multi-Fruit AHAs: An antioxidant-rich blend that provides chemical exfoliation.
- Pomegranate Enzymes: A powerful antioxidant infuses into the skin.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This peel gel works in three ways: as a physical peel to remove the outer layer of dead skin, as a chemical peel for in-depth exfoliation, and as a treatment to help skin appear firmer and brighter for a healthy-looking complexion.

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Size 5.1 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 2114569
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$32.00

I love this wash...I like this wash...cleared up my acne quick!...I only gave it 4 stars because I haven't seen a change in my complexion or feel that its removed more dirt and excess sebum over other gel cleansers
What it is:
A facial cleansing gel for complexions prone to oiliness and breakouts, particularly in the T-zone.

What it is formulated to do:
This luxurious gel works to balance the complexion, remove dirt, and dissolve excess sebum. The bio active extract of mayblossom provides skin with flavinoid nutrients as it works to decongest the skin.

What else you need to know:
REN is skin care as it should be: each product uses the latest hi-tech bio actives, is free from skin-unfriendly synthetic ingredients, and is gorgeously pleasurable to use.

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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 7.5 oz/ 225 mL · ITEM 2057529
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$38.00

Good for dry skin...The best there is...And the best part...fewer break outs!!...It also is good with my acne because of the aha and bha, it's not a huge difference but after a week or two I noticed a lot of the smaller acne bumps and blackheads I had were smaller or gone
What it is: A cleansing gel that gently exfoliates, decongests pores, removes makeup, and washes away bacteria with the power of hydroxy acids.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and blemishes, Oiliness

Formulation: Heavy Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Willow Bark Extract: Gently exfoliates and clears pores (contains salicylic acid).
- Farnesol: Helps prevent breakouts by preventing the growth of bacteria on the skin.
- Barosma Betulina Leaf Extract: Works to reduce and refine pores by balancing oil production.

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

What Else You Need to Know: Soap and sulfate free, this non-stripping Alpha Beta® cleanser lifts away dead skin cells and debris while toning skin. Safe for use around the eyes and great for all skin types, its deep cleansing action creates a rich lather to ensure that skin feels deeply cleansed, yet soft and balanced.

Clinical Results: In a consumer study after 1 day:
- 100% agreed the product thoroughly cleansed their skin
- 98% agreed the product did not leave their skin feeling oily or shiny
- 93% agreed their skin looked and felt soft and smooth
- 93% agreed their skin felt balanced

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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 4.22oz/ 125mL · ITEM 2080141
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$10.00

this is so gentle...Good For Dry Skin...I have acne and very sensitive skin....After about a month of using it daily, my face feels smoother than it used to and my acne isn't too bad (I've hormonal acne, so a skin care product isn't going to make it disappear entirely)
What it is: A daily cleanser that removes makeup, cleanses, tones and soothes the skin while maintaining skin hydration.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dryness, and Redness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Beetroot Syrup (An Amino Acid Derivative of Natural Plant Origin): Maintains hydration and prevents dryness.
- Aloe Vera Extract: Soothes skin.
- Glycerin of Natural Plant Origin: Prevents loss of hydration.

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 and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Formulated with 99 percent natural ingredients (this percentage includes water), this daily gel cleanser effectively cleanses while maintaining skin hydration. The clean-rinse formula doesn't leave skin feeling tight or dry. Its clinically proven skin tolerance makes it suitable even for sensitive skin.

This tube is made from 62 percent plastic from sugar cane residue.

Clinical Results: In a consumer test on 21 volunteers, after 28 days of use:
- 95% found that it thoroughly cleansed their skin and removed makeup from their face and eyes
- 100% found that their skin was toned
- 100% found that their skin was softer

Ingredient Note: All Sephora Collection products comply with the most rigorous international laws on product safety—going beyond satisfying European and US Cosmetics regulations. They also satisfy the strictest internal requirements of development, quality, traceability, and safety, and lead by example with a Restricted Substance List that excludes more than 1,400 substances.

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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 8.4 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 2002103
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$39.00

It's worth the $...This is the best...The only cleanser that calms my acne....Thankyou so much @influenster @Dermalogica and @Sephora for sending me this special gel cleanser,I like that it starts as a gel and it turns to a foamand a little goes a long way.I applied as directed and rinsed off with warm water when I was done my face felt very smooth and refreshing.The smell is very light and fresh I like that it has a calming balm.And also the best thing is that its a vegan product and cruelty free.I was very satisfied with this cleanser I would totally recommend this clea
What it is: A soap-free cleanser that gently removes impurities, without disturbing the skin’s natural moisture balance.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dryness, and Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Lavender: Soothes skin.
- Quillaja Saponaria Bark Extract: Naturally foams and cleanses.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of 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.

What Else You Need to Know: Dermalogica’s Special Cleansing Gel is a soap-free, naturally-foaming cleanser that gently rinses away toxins and debris to leave skin feeling smooth and clean. Lightweight and mild enough to use every day, it also features calming balm mint and lavender extracts to soothe the skin and clear pores.
Size 3.4 oz/ 100 mL · ITEM 1495860
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$48.00

it feels so soft...It was so gentle...I have sensitive skin w/acne & eczema....1st way to tell: if you use it in a very dry area such as elbows it will have a much larger quantity of little rolls of dead skin than if I put the same amount on my face (which I exfoliate regularly) so clearly if it's not getting as much dead skin in that area, with the same amount of product, then it's not just a trick in the way the gel gets tacky-- that is really dead skin
What it is: A peeling gel that visibly rolls and lifts and sweeps away impurities when massaged onto skin.

Skin Type: Normal

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Blemishes, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Pineapple, Pomegranate, and Keratinase Enzymes: Exfoliate skin’s surface.
- Cellulose: Smooths skin.
- Glycerin and Hyaluronic Acid: Hydrates and soothes.

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.

What Else You Need to Know: This peel gel’s formula with multi-action pineapple, pomegranate, and keratinase enzymes and cellulose effectively peel to help uncover a smoother, fresher, brighter-looking complexion. It also helps remove impurities and unclog pores for a more youthful, radiant, and firm look.
Size 2.53 oz/ 75 mL · ITEM 2014611
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$28.00

I like this peel...I LOVE THIS PEEL...Awesome peel even for sensitive acne prone skin....The name was a little miss leading and made me think it was going to be a peel mask, but once I actually used it I was pleasantly surprised and it is now my favorite part of my skin care routine
What it is: A refining peel gel that gently cleanses skin and improves dullness with natural enzymes like papaya and bromelain.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dullness and Uneven Skin Texture, Dryness, and Fine Lines and Wrinkles

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Papain (Papaya): Helps to fight free radicals and support skin.
- Bromelian (Pineapple): Assists in gentle exfoliation.
- Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Polysccharides: Helps to calm and nurture skin.

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, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Natural enzymes work to dissolve dead skin cells while helping to clear out congestion. Aloe leaf calms and soothes skin, making this ideal for even the most sensitive skin types. This multitasker has skin ready for the week, appearing refined, brighter, and more evenly toned.

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Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2377406
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$44.00

my skin loved it...this is the best...It has helped with my acne as well....This the best clarifying oil-free gel that I have ever used.I will continue to use this product because it make my face look wonderful.I only use a small amount on my face and I must say it smooth my skin and the water gel provide so much moisture to the skin.After several use of this gel my skin is soothed.smooth and soft
What it is: An oil-free gel moisturizer with quorum-sensing technology that soothes and hydrates for clearer-, healthier-looking skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Blemishes and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid: Provides intense, long-lasting hydration.
- Ginger Root Extract: Comforts and soothes.
- Salicylic Acid: Exfoliates, visibly refines, and smooths.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and mineral oil. This product is also cruelty-free and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This oil-free, non-comedogenic, water-light hydrator purifies and refines skin’s appearance. Its formula of hyaluronic acid hydrates while salicylic acid exfoliates for a balanced, non-greasy finish. Its Korean red pine extract helps fight quorum sensing—which is known to cause microbiome imbalance and irritation.
Size 6.7 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 1932359
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$95.00

Suds like a dream...I love this product...Cleans, heals and prevents breakouts....Although it has a slightly unpleasant smell, it's a good cleanser that's been helpful with my acne and some minor scarring I may use it twice a day if my face feels gritty, sweaty, etc
What it is: A gentle foaming gel cleanser which draws out impurities, excess oil, and pollutants with a refreshing light touch.

Skin Type: Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness, Dullness and uneven texture

Formulation: Gel

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

What Else You Need to Know: Crafted with La Mer’s proprietary Deconstructed Waters™ and enriched with cell renewing Miracle Broth™, daily debris is removed to help the complexion maintain its delicate balance, then rinses right off. Skin looks energized, fresh and vibrant.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2320802
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$60.00

I love this peel...I like this mask...It cleared up my texture issues and acne....I will say though, you get a bit of a tingly sensation upon application & it's feels a bit itchy as the product is drying off, but it quickly goes away after it settles on the skin
What it is: A peel that works overnight and over time to reveal ultra-smooth, healthier-looking skin with refined lines and less-visible pores.

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 6% AHA/BHA
- Resetting Probiotic Complex
- Hibiscus Extract

What Else You Need to Know: The skin of your dreams awaits. 6% AHAs and BHAs release while you sleep in a clear-drying formula that stays put (and won’t wind up on your pillowcase). A powerful blend of acids combined with our resetting probiotic complex and hibiscus extract help to refine the appearance of skin texture.
Size 1.6 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2258788
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$38.00

It's a nice scent...my new holy Grail...I have acne prone skin and redness, I find this calms my skin without leaving it oily....It has a very perfumed scent, which I eventually got used to, but as someone with a sensitive nose, strong smelling products for the face are usually a no-go
What it is: A cooling, non-oily gel moisturizer that delivers long-lasting hydration.

Skin Type: Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Green Mineral Water: Extracted from kale, watercress, and beet to hydrate skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates.

What Else You Need to Know: Water Bank Hydro Gel is powered by antioxidants and highly concentrated green mineral water. Nurturing extracts from vitamin-rich kale, watercress, and beet infuse skin with essential hydration. The light, refreshing texture is instantly absorbed for a balanced complexion.