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Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask

Murad

Acne Control Clarifying Mask

2.65 oz Item 2082346

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Acne Control Clarifying Mask absorbs pore clogging dirt and oil as it draws out impurities. Its natural, clay-based formula reduces irritation and oil while Sulfur decreases acne's severity as it helps skin to clear. Zinc oxide and licorice root extract work together to soothe, comfort, and calm skin. Kaolin clay absorbs excess oil and diminishes shine.

Acne Clarifying Mask is recommended as a weekly Step 2 treatment to help relieve both redness and breakouts as part of Dr. Murad's inclusive health system of care.

Dermatologist developed. Tested on people, not animals. Formulated without sulfates and phthalates.
Apply an even layer over clean skin. Leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse thoroughly with warm water and pat dry. Follow with a Murad Step 3 moisturizer.

Precautions: For external use only.
Active Ingredient: Sulfur 4.0%. Inactive Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Kaolin, Bentonite, Propylene Glycol, Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Zinc Oxide, Talc, Titanium Dioxide, Cetyl Alcohol, Dicaprylyl Maleate, Salicylic Acid, Lecithin, Tocopherol, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Palmitoyl Hydroxypropyltrimonium Amylopectin/Glycerin Crosspolymer, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Allantoin, Tetrasodium EDTA, Methylparaben, Butylparaben, Ethylparaben, Propylparaben, Isobutylparaben, Diazolidinyl Urea, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone, Camphor, Geraniol, Limonene, Linalool, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil.

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MuradAcne Control Clarifying Mask
 
4.7

(based on 56 reviews)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Effective (16)
  • Softens skin (16)
  • Easy to use (12)
  • Immediate results (9)
  • Improves overall texture (9)

Cons

  • Bad smell (5)
  • Dries out skin (3)

Best Uses

  • Adult acne (13)
  • Moderate acne (10)
  • Treat acne (10)
  • Blackheads & whiteheads (9)
  • Acne-prone skin (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (11), Brand buyer (10), Beauty conscious (8), Oily skin (8), Combination skin (6)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (12), Oily (5)

Reviewed by 56 customers

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5.0

One of the best masks

By GD

from NA

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Balances Skin
  • Gentle

Cons

  • Bad Smell

Best Uses

  • Acne-Prone Skin
  • All Skin Types
  • Combination Skin
  • Oily Skin
  • Sensitive Skin

Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

I use this mask every couple of days, and it works very well. It's not too drying, and it helps with acne and oil control. Sometimes, I also use it as an overnight spot treatment, and I find it greatly reduces redness. I have sensitive skin, but this is gentle enough for using a couple of times a week. Can't go without it now that it's in my routine—it's a staple!

 
5.0

Love this product!

By Mari

from Phoenix, AZ

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Improves Skin Texture
  • Leaves Clean Feel
  • Reduces pores

Cons

  • Bad Smell
  • Messy

Best Uses

  • Acne-Prone Skin
  • All Skin Types

Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

I really love this product it cleans my face without over drying it. I have an acne prone dry skin and it works really well to treat it.

 
4.0

Great for Healing Tough Breakouts

By Brooklyn Girl

from New York, NY

About Me Budget Buyer

Pros

  • Gentle
  • Improves Skin Texture
  • Leaves Clean Feel
  • Not Greasy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone Skin
    • Combination Skin
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

    I've had a really bad breakout that's lasted for over a month - caused by a mix of stress, acne, and diet - around my mouth and along my jawline. I started using this as an overnight spot treatment, probably 4-5 nights in a row, and it's basically healed now. I initially tried it as a 10-minute mask, but it's much more effective as a spot treatment. It's kind of annoying to take off, but it's worth it because it really works. Sometimes it'll pull up more acne when you try it the first night, but stick with it for a couple days and you'll see how well it works.

     
    5.0

    Perfect oil fighter!

    By Fogle

    from Andover MA

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Improves Skin Texture
    • Leaves Clean Feel

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin
      • Combination Skin
      • Oily Skin

      Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

      Use it a couple times a week and totally keeps breakouts away!

       
      1.0

      Not a fan

      By Daphnee

      from Silver spring, MD

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Improves Skin Texture

      Cons

      • Bad Smell
      • Ineffective

      Best Uses

        Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

        This mask has not improved my acne or skin tone. I've been using it for 4 months now and I'm not seeing results. The mask did make my skin soft but only for a day. It leaves a white residue even after you rinse it off. Annoying!

         
        4.0

        And the purge begins...

        By Tiffany123

        from Detroit michigan

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Pros

        • Balances Skin
        • Leaves Clean Feel
        • Not Greasy

        Cons

        • Bad Smell

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin
        • Combination Skin
        • Oily Skin

        Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

        Hey there! I'm female, 23, never had acne till this winter, mix skin type. So I just bought this 3 days ago and have used it twice, and my skin is definitely feeling the effects. It's pulling up all my little bumps that where just sitting under the skin, turning them into pimples/whiteheads. It sucks but it's all part of the process! I'll update later!

         
        4.0

        my favorite mask

        By halgham2

        from VA

        Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

        I've never seen such results with any other facial mask like this one by Murad. I tried it once from my sister when we had a beauty night, and I was amazed by the result from the first use. My skin is sensitive, combination type, and clear, but sometimes have breakout due to stress, diet changing, or during that time of month. This mask, from only one use, I saw how my skin looked fresh, bright, clean, and so soft like I had a deep facial and all the dry area in my face was so smooth especially my forehead. I used it twice a week for the first week and it helped my breakouts to dry fast and fall on its own. So I decided to purchase it, and I am so happy I did. I used it twice a month now, but if I have any event I use it twice a week before the week of the occasion to prepare my skin. It really cleanse the skin like a pro. The amount you need is small to spread in your face as directed "thin layer" , so the product will last long with you before you run out.

         
        5.0

        Works wonders!

        By Tinkerbell

        from Dallas

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Balances Skin

        Cons

        • Bad Smell

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin

        Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

        I have been using this product for over a week now, for my sudden acne flare up. It's been quite effective so far. I use it as both, face mask and spot treatment at night and my acne is getting under control finally.

         
        5.0

        The ONLY product that worked on acne

        By suffs

        from central nj

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Balances Skin

        Cons

        • Dries Out Skin

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin

        Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

        instead of using this once a week i use it as a daily treatment I keep this on every other night for sever acne, only thing that has EVER worked

         
        5.0

        Leaves me with such a clean feel

        By Anne

        from Sacramento, CA

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Leaves Clean Feel

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Combination Skin

          Comments about Murad Acne Control Clarifying Mask:

          I use this product once a day right before jumping in the shower. It leaves my skin feeling so clean and smooth

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          • Q:

            Would leaving it on overnight do any better?
            Asked on 7/15/2017 by Asal from 4962 ilchester point Ct

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              Clarifying Mask works best if left on for up to 10 minutes. Leaving it on overnight doesn't make it more effective if anything you could wake up with it all over your pillow.

              Answered on 7/17/2017 by Brand Expert from Murad
          • Q:

            What is the best way to apply the product? I tried applying it all over my face with my hands, but it automatically dried.
            Asked on 8/13/2016 by Alo

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              This is a very thick product due to the kaolin clay that helps to adsorb oil. It is best to apply a small amount at a time. Starting in one area of the face and applying an even layer before moving on to next area of the face,

              Answered on 8/15/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
          • Q:

            Can this be used as an overnight spot treatment?
            Asked on 7/11/2016 by Lena

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              Yes, it can! Apply a small amount on the blemish and then wash off in the morning.

              Answered on 7/11/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
          • Q:

            How often am I suppose to use this product with my time release acne cleanser? Once a week, daily, I'm clueless?
            Asked on 2/4/2016 by Crystal from Houston

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              We recommend using it 1-3 times a week.

              Answered on 2/5/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
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