cleansers for hormonal acne

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for cleansers for hormonal acne.

If you're looking for a way to clear up your skin, a cleanser is a great option. Cleansers are formulated to help balance out your skin's natural oils and rid your face of excess sebum.

$12.00

My adult acne got so much better after using this product once a day in the morning. ...Perfect for my sensitive skin when I have hormonal acne. Gentle yet effective....Hormonal acne in my 30s

What it is: A cleansing foam formulated for acne-prone skin that helps clear and target the look of blemishes and pores.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid and Acetyl Glucosamine: Remove dead skin cells that can contribute to clogged pores.
- Laminaria Saccharina Extract: Helps fight oil buildup that can lead to blemishes.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This daily cleanser with two percent salicylic acid removes dirt and excess

$10.00

Hormonal acne game changer...Really helped during my time of the month hormonal jaw area breakouts!! It is very strong so definitely not everyday use but overall good...Great for Adult Acne...I was a user of the Ordinary 2% Salicylic Acid Cleanser, but when it was sold out, I decided to try this.

What it is: A groundbreaking cleanser clinically shown to visibly reduce breakouts. It targets all forms of acne, including Malassezia folliculitis ("fungal acne").

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid (BHA) 2%: Decongests pores, mopping up excess oil and surface debris.
- Niacinamide 2%: Visibly minimizes pores and prevents sebum buildup.
- Azelaic Acid 1%: Fights bacteria and diminishes the appearance of post-acne scars.

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

Mario BadescuAcne Facial Cleanser

ITEM: 2184950

Size: 6 oz/ 177 mL

81 Reviews

$16.00

While I haven’t noticed a reduction in breakouts ( I have hormonal acne), these two products together heal spots almost overnight. ...I’ve been suffering from hormonal acne for the past year and have tried what feels like everything.

What it is: A clarifying face wash formulated with salicylic acid and thyme extract to help improve the look of troubled skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes, Pores, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid: Exfoliates to help shed pore-clogging dead skin cells.
- Thyme Extract: Clarifies.
- Aloe Vera: Lightly hydrates and soothes.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of oil. This product is also cruelty-free.

$19.00

Good cleanser...It’s a good, gentle cleanser. I struggle with hormonal acne, this didn’t make it worse, but I didn’t notice a dramatic difference in my skin. ...helped get rid of hormonal acne...I normally have acne prone skin and this cleared up my skin and hormonal chin breakouts.

What it is: A gentle, acne-fighting face wash that thoroughly removes excess oil, pore-clogging debris, and makeup without drying skin or causing redness.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid (BHA) 0.5%: Clears away pore-clogging oil, makeup, and debris.
- Arginine: Soothes sensitive skin while visibly calming redness and irritation.
- Provitamin B5 (Panthenol): Conditions, hydrates, softens, and smooths the skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, and retinyl palmitate.

$45.00

Goodbye Cystic Acne...This is the first cleanser that has helped with my hormonal acne. I still get small pimples every now and then but after 1 month of use I haven’t received a cystic breakout. ...I’m 57, with hormonal acne for twenty years. I’ve used every cleanser on the market.

What it is: A charcoal clay cleanser that diminishes the look of pores and oily skin, leaving skin feeling clean, hydrated, and healthy.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Rich Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Kaolin Clay: Helps absorb excess oil and exfoliates skin to remove dead cells, dirt, grime, and visible signs of pollution.
- Activated Binchotan Charcoal: Removes impurities and minimizes the appearance of pores.
- Murumuru Seed: Provides nutrients and protection from free-radical and sun damage.

$18.00

Didn’t help with hormonal acne...I often have hormonal acne and so when I got this, I was hoping it would either keep it at bay or remove the existing one. ...Cleanser with results!...Bought this on my own and it cleared my hormonal acne in just a few uses, im shocked at the results.

What it is: A medical-grade, non-drying cleanser for those who experience persistent, stubborn blemishes.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Benzoyl Peroxide 5%: Fights existing breakouts and prevents new ones by killing bacteria.
- Glycerin 5%: Helps combat the drying effects of benzoyl peroxide.
- Hyaluronic Acid 0.05%: Remains on the skin post-wash to lock in moisture.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This cleanser is perfect for frequent, stubborn blemishes. Benzoyl peroxide targets persistent breakouts and ki

$26.00

MUST BUY FOR MILD ACNE...I’ve tried so many different cleansers throughout the years but I always found that I needed to constantly search for new ones because my skin would clear up for awhile, and go back to how it was before; acne breakouts mainly in my t-zone area and occasional hormonal breakouts along my jawline (sometimes cystic) This cleanser, along with Clinique clarifying lotion, absolutely transformed my skin, shrunk my pores, cleaned up all my breakouts and keeps my skin looking the best it ever has, has even helped with my cystic acne, I cannot recommend two products any more than I can these, a must buy if you have mild acne...Definitely has helped clear my face from acne. I got off of birth control about 2 years ago and it was a nightmare having the hormonal acne that I did .I’ve been using this for over 2 years now and I tried to use and switch to things with more natural ingredients but they didn’t work but this worked like a charm, doesn’t leave my skin feeling tight and dry, my fave feels smooth.

What it is: A refreshing cleanser with two percent salicylic acid that clears the look of blemishes and targets future breakouts.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid and Acetyl Glucosamine: Remove dead skin cells that can contribute to clogged pores.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates. This product is also gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This refreshing cleanser with two percent salicylic acid clears the look of blemishes, absorbs oil, and unclogs pores. After use, skin feels fresh, soft, and smooth.

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ShiseidoDeep Cleansing Foam

ITEM: 2100063

Size: 4.4 oz/ 125 mL

54 Reviews

$36.00

Tried and true cleanser for 20 years! I’ve tried countless other brands’ cleansers (biossance, glossier, tatcha) and nothing ever compares to Shishedo! ...Clean ur skin and prevent acnes

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Oily

What it is:
A freshening foaming cleanser with purifying granules that effectively lift away oil, dirt, sebum, pollutants, and makeup from skin and pores for a clear, smooth finish.

Solutions for:
- Oiliness
- Acne and blemishes
- Pores

If you want to know more…
This foaming cleanser effectively removes sebum and pollutants to tone the pores, leaving skin fresh and smooth. Formulated for oily to blemish-prone skin and featuring internal power resist technology, this cleanser helps remove impurities while softening and visibly strengthening the skin. This cleanser is to be used daily, in the morning and evening as the first step in your skincare regimen.

$30.00

Love this cleanser. Works great for my oily/combination skin....Good for hormonal acne...I have combination dry acne prone skin. I use this to spot cleanse where I have hormonal acne around chin and cheeks.

What it is: A creamy, rinse-off foaming cleanser for oily skin that’s soap and SLS free and leaves skin clean, refined, and shine free.

Skin Type: Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Saponaria Balm Extracts: Natural properties that allow the formula to be soap and SLS free.
- Gentle Complex (Golden Gentian and Lemon Balm Extracts): Soothes and softens the feel of skin.
- Meadowsweet Extract: Mattifies.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, and sulfates SLS & SLES.

What Else You Need to Know: All of the ingredients in the Gentle Foaming Cleanser are sustainably farmed.

$38.00

I have chronic cystic and hormonal acne and this really does work wonders. I started buying this direct from their site as they have the BEST sales and freebies. ...Great for Hormonal Acne and Dry Skin...Recommended this cleanser in store for my dry, hormonal skin; this is the FIRST cleanser that helped my acne while not drying out my skin!

What it is: A purifying cleanser that gently exfoliates to combat breakouts, blemishes, excess sebum, dead-skin-cell buildup, dirt, and pollution.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- French Kaolin Clay: Draws out impurities and excess sebum.
- Willow Bark Extract: Minimizes the appearance of pores.
- May Blossom Extract: Visibly clarifies skin.

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

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