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Size 5.0 oz / 150mL · ITEM 2266377
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$28.00

Top 5%...It's ok...I don't get acne anymore and my face stays clear....This cleanser is a massage oil that goes on dry-no water on the face or hands- massage in circular motion all over the face (1 minute is best for length of massage)- by massaging the skin in a circular motion the skin will plump up and the circulation of the skin will improve.
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.

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 0.3 oz/ 10 mL · ITEM 1375690
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$18.00

Love it!...Works great...Works great on normal acne...This product comes in a itty bitty bottle but it lasts a good while for someone who gets the occasional pimple here and there, for me I may only need 1 bottle each year.
What it is: An acne spot remover that helps quickly fight, fade, and prevent future blemishes for spotless-looking skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes, Redness, and Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Saw Palmetto: Helps control oil, reduce shine, and prevent breakouts.

What Else You Need to Know: This blemish-fighting formula with saw palmetto and 1.5 percent salicylic acid helps eliminate excess oil that can lead to break outs. It also helps visibly correct lingering discoloration for a spot-free look.

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 8.5 oz · ITEM 571265
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$38.00

Love it...So Clean...It has definitely clear my adult acne....I've been using this for about two months now and I've seen a decrease in acne and age spots...I've oily/combination skin that tends to get worse with hormones...this gel helps keep things manageable without drying out my skin.
What it is:
A luxurious, antiaging facial cleansing gel that provides an exhilarating, peachy clean freshness for a beautiful, more youthful-looking complexion.

What it is formulated to do:
Oil-free, anti-wrinkle technology helps to clarify and brighten with glycolic acid, salicylic acid, extracts of peach, white oak bark, lemon, lime, linden, grapefruit, and arginine. An advanced deep pore resurfacing action supports natural cell turnover to help diminish the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and other signs of aging. It helps to effectively detoxify the pores, dissolve makeup, emulsify oil, and improve skin texture as it gently sweeps away dead skin cells and impurities that can make the complexion appear dull. Ideal for all skin types except sensitive skin, including dry, sun damaged, normal, combination, oily, and acne prone skin, this gel produces an ultraclean, refined, and revitalized complexion.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Phthalates

Research results:
In a 4-week consumer efficacy study on 25 women:
- 96% agreed their skin appeared brighter
- 92% agreed they appeared more youthful
- 88% agreed this product delivered antiaging benefits
Size 3.4 oz · ITEM 1451038
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$54.00

the bomb...THE BEST...Effective for acne treatment...A little skin history for myself: i've suffered off and on from cystic acne on my face and back since I was a teen, and have tried pretty much every prescription acne treatment available.
What it is:
A potent, oil-free formula that minimizes the appearance of blemishes.

What it is formulated to do:
This advanced formulation reduces the appearance of whiteheads, blackheads, and blemishes, while cleansing pores and helping to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, acne marks, and residual discolorations. It contains maximum strength salicylic acid, along with potent glycolic acid complex, retinyl palmitate, licorice, arnica, and aloe, which support natural cell turnover. This product delivers proven antiaging benefits, leaving skin looking smooth, healthy, and younger.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 1910579
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$49.00

Not bad...Love It...I also use FAB's blemish control pads before putting on the night treatment as well as PTR Camu Camu Night Mask twice a week to help with scarring....I've dry, acne prone skin so it's no surprise when a pimple pops up and disappears every other day but all of a sudden I started struggling with the same bright red acne on my cheeks, forehead and inner eyebrow.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
An antiaging serum with potent AHAs to smooth skin texture, even tone, and reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles while you sleep.

Solutions for:
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Dark spots and uneven skin tone
- Fine lines and wrinkles

If you want to know more…
Wake up to a more even and luminous complexion with Invigorating Night Transformation™ Gel. This multitasking antiaging serum is loaded with a concentrated multi-source AHA complex—including glycolic and lactic acids—and microalgae. This potent retexturizing gel formula is designed for daily use, so you can see results night after night. The cooling gel texture is lightweight to absorb quickly, even as it delivers skin-nurturing hydration.

What else you need to know:
This is the first product Ole developed based on healthy continued exfoliation. Unlike other AHA products, Invigorating Night Transformation Gel contains ingredients that both exfoliate and soothe, meaning it can be used every night. This product is vegan.

Research results:
In a consumer study on 35 women, after 8 weeks:
- 100% of users agree this product softens skin
- 97% of users agree this product conditions skin
- 97% of users agree this product creates smoother skin
- 97% of users agree this product improves skin radiance
- 91% of users agree this product refines skin texture
- 91% of users agree this product renews skin’s appearance



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When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid.

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without:
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Size 5.07 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 2208395
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$29.00

Good but...Love it!...Helped my acne a lot...It takes a lot for me to find a cleanser that I like and that does what I want it to and this one is amazing for me.
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.

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 5.1 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 2114551
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$30.00

Love it...love it!!!...My skin is combination, sensitive, and acne-prone....Supposedly, it dissolves the excess sebum, and while I can't really know whether it really does what it promise or not, I haven't had any breakout or clogged pores from using it (: It must be doing its job pretty well, yet is really gentle for my skin.
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.

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 1 oz · ITEM 1021930
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$67.00

I like it!...So pleased...Only acne skincare which really worked...I saw my acne scars lighten almost immediately but the product is so drying I can only use it once or twice a week and I have very oily skin.
What it is:
A powerful skin lightening treatment gel featuring hydroquinone that rapidly reduces post-acne skin discoloration and helps combat breakouts.

What it is formulated to do:
Post-Acne Spot Lightening Gel fades discoloration and dark spots that linger after breakouts have healed and minimizes future breakouts while a powerful skin lightening agent, hydroquinone, diminishes post-acne spots. Willow bark and tea tree leaf extract help treat blemishes and reduce irritation as AHAs exfoliate to restore clarity and tone. This must-have gel lightens acne spots and fights breakouts as part of Dr. Murad’s Inclusive Health® system of care.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is scientifically proven, dermatologist developed, and tested on people, not animals. Use with strong topical sun protection to maximize results.
Size 7.5 oz/ 225 mL · ITEM 2057529
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$38.00

SO GOOD!...A must buy!...Great cleanser for sensitive/acne prone skin...You can also apply it to dry skin and let it sit for a little bit for a little more deep clean.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A facial cleansing gel that exfoliates, removes makeup and impurities, and washes away bacteria while toning and smoothing skin with the power of hydroxy acids for a deeper cleanse.

Solutions for:
- Dryness
- Pores
- Oiliness

If you want to know more…
You’ll love this cleanser as much as you love our Alpha Beta® Peel. Dr. Dennis Gross uses alpha and beta hydroxy acids, plus state-of-the-art cleansing ingredients, to create a rich, cushiony lather to ensure that the skin feels deeply cleansed, yet soft and balanced. It is great for all skin types, even dry skin, as it is formulated without the harsh, stripping effects of soaps and sulfates.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This natural, plant-based product is vegan, cruelty-free, pH-balanced, and formulated without soap and fragrance. It is gentle and safe for use around the eyes. Dr. Gross spent four years perfecting this formula as a first-step before using the cult-favorite Alpha Beta® Peel. His mantra: "never strip your skin and throw it off balance."

Beauty tips:
Cleanse, peel, moisturize with the Alpha Beta collection:
- Pull your hair back and enjoy massaging the rich lather over your entire face, neck, and décolleté.
- Helps with keratosis pilaris on the body
- Treats back acne and breakouts on the chest

Research 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
Size 16.9 oz/ 500 mL · ITEM 2010171
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$62.00

The best!...So excited....Great for breakouts...Not sure how this would be or what it would do on actual acne prone or oily skin but I personally it really works for me.
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 4.22oz/ 125mL · ITEM 2080141
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$10.00

LOVE IT!...Great Buy!...It also completely cleared up the minimal acne I had....It had a gel consistency which was nice because you only have to use a small amount when cleansing.
What it is: A daily cleanser that removes makeup, cleanses, tones, and soothes skin without stripping essential moisture.

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: Daily gel cleanser with amino acids effectively cleanses while maintaining skin hydration. The clean-rinse formula doesn't leave skin feeling tight or dry, while clinically proven skin tolerance makes it suitable for even the most sensitive skin. Tube is made from 62% 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

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 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1592831
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$27.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry

What it is:
A daily treatment gel for acne-clearing results equal to a leading topical prescription.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Pores
- Oiliness

If you want to know more…
This ultra-powerful daily treatment gel is powered by Clinique’s four-in-one clearing complex with salicylic acid to start clearing blemishes instantly and help prevent new ones from forming. You can make visibly clearer skin a way of life.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens

What else you need to know:
This product is allergy tested, non-acnegenic, and free of oil and fragrance.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.
Size 4.2 oz/ 125 mL · ITEM 1677137
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$22.00

What it is:
A medicated, oil-free foaming cleansing gel to help clear breakouts and blackheads.

What it is formulated to do:
Great for use on the face and body, this medicated, oil-free foaming cleansing gel helps clear and prevent breakouts and blackheads. It gently yet thoroughly unclogs pores and helps control oil, leaving skin feeling fresh, soft, calm, and smooth.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
Size 6.7 oz Pump · ITEM 1564723
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$39.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A lightweight, fast-absorbing gel hydrator developed specifically for the needs of combination to oily skin.

Solutions for:
- Dryness
- Oiliness

If you want to know more…
This genius gel developed by Clinique's dermatologists maintains optimal moisture balance for oily skin. The refreshing, oil-free formula combines all-day hydration with skin-strengthening ingredients so skin looks younger longer and feels fresh and comfortable.


What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is allergy tested, dermatologist developed, non-acnegenic, and free of fragrance, alcohol, SLS, talc, mineral oil, and oil. It is comprised of 100 percent vegan ingredients. For dry to combination skin types, try Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+. For the driest skins, try Dramatically Different Moisturizing Cream.
Size 0.28 oz/ 8.5 mL · ITEM 1012855
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$22.00

What it is:
A clear gel for all hair colors that sets, defines, and holds brows in place all day.

What it does:
This long-wearing clear gel sets and defines brows without fuss. The soothing chamomile formula also conditions hair and offers a lustrous, natural look.
Size 0.11 oz/ 3.1 g · ITEM 1636489
COLOR: 04 Totally Lucid [ 28 more colors ]
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$12.00

love it...THE BEST...if you are looking to try out a glitter gloss to see if it looks good or not, try a drugstore one before buying a higher end one like this....Super love this color I love the amount of shine and the applicant brush however it's really not a Ultra shine lip gloss unless you apply a whole lot which I really don't want a goopy mess on my lips
What it is:
A collection of gel lip glosses with plumped-up, light-reflecting shine inspired by gel nail polishes.

What it does:
Ultra Shine Lip Gels feature a light texture that transforms lips with plumped-up shine and moisture.

What else you need to know:
This product is not tested on animals.