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Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser

Dermadoctor

Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser

Item #: 2161588 Size: 6.0 oz

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Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA acne cleanser is formulated to clear blemishes and work synergistically with your daily acne control regimen. This soothing, non-foaming formula is ideal for anyone looking to reduce excess oiliness, mattify shine or simply refresh their complexion. This soap free, oil free, pH balanced, buffered glycolic acid cleanser is enriched and enhanced by:

  • High level of salicylic acid (BHA)
  • Advanced polymer technology
  • Witch hazel
  • Allantoin


Skin stops acting out and blemishes are rapidly brought under control. Continued use provides positive reinforcement - keeping skin clear, radiant and free of unsightly blemishes. Appropriate for most skin types. Dermatologist tested & approved, allergy tested, non irritating, non-drying, non comedogenic, pH balanced, soap free, oil free, fragrance free, dye free, no animal testing. Formulated & filled in the U.S.A.

Use am & pm or as directed by a physician or skin care professional. Apply to dry skin and rub gently in a circular motion. Rinse with warm water. Lightly pat dry. Store at room temperature 59-86 degrees F / 15-30 degrees C.

Precautions: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If irritation occurs, discontinue use and consult a physician. Using other topical acne medications at the same time or immediately following use of this product may increase dryness or irritation of the skin. If this occurs, only one medication should be used unless directed by a doctor.

Sunburn Alert: This product contains an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a broad spectrum SPF 30 sunscreen, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterwards. People who are allergic to salicylates (found in aspirin) should not use products containing willow bark or salicylic acid. Pregnant or nursing women should talk to their doctor before using any products containing salicylic acid.
Active Ingredient: Salicylic Acid 2%.
Other Ingredients: Aqua (Water), Glycolic Acid, Sodium Glycolate, Sorbitol, Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate, Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Arachidyl Alcohol, Behenyl Alcohol, Arachidyl Glucoside, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Extract, Methyl Methacrylate/Glycol Dimethacrylate Crosspolymer, Allantoin, Disodium EDTA, Methylparaben, Propylparaben.

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DermadoctorAin't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser
 
4.2

(based on 181 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (122)
  • Balances skin (111)
  • Improves skin texture (104)
  • Not greasy (93)
  • Gentle (89)

Cons

  • Doesn't remove makeup (38)
  • Bad smell (15)
  • Doesn't work (15)
  • Dries out skin (13)
  • Irritates skin (9)

Best Uses

  • Acne-prone skin (119)
  • Daily use (88)
  • Combination skin (85)
  • Oily skin (68)
  • Sensitive skin (50)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (86), Brand buyer (64)

Reviewed by 181 customers

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4.0

Only used a week and I see an improvement

By Lo

from Georgia

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Balances Skin
  • Improves Skin Texture
  • Leaves Clean Feel

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone Skin
    • Combination Skin

    Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

    I use this in the morning and at night it has really helped to clear up my face.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    This product is amazing! Results in less than a week!

    By Mel =)

    from Covina, CA

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Balances Skin
    • Gentle
    • Helps make skin blemish free
    • Improves Skin Texture
    • Leaves Clean Feel
    • Not Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin
      • Daily Use
      • Oily Skin

      Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

      This product is amazing! I've used it less than a week and I'm already blemish free! Unbelievable! Thank you Jeanetta for recommending it.

       
      3.0

      Love the product, NOT the glass bottle.

      By Jill

      from Florida

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Gentle
      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

      • The glass bottle dispenser is awful.

      Best Uses

      • Combination Skin
      • Daily Use

      Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

      I use this morning and night. Great product, terrible dispenser design.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      I love it

      By Ebony Bell

      from Fayettrville Nc

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Hate the pump top. Hard to get out

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin
      • Combination Skin
      • Daily Use
      • Oily Skin

      Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

      Expensive but worth it only been using for a week and notice a difference. Makes breakouts come to a head in a day.

      (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      Initial thoughts

      By Jai

      from Alabama

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Pros

      • Gentle
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

      • Packaging

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin
      • Daily Use
      • Oily Skin

      Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

      Today makes 1 month of using the Kakadu C cleanser and Ain't Misbehavin' toner, so I wanted to merge this product into my skincare regimen. I've only been using it 3 days now (morning and night), and I have yet to see any results. As with acne care, I do believe it takes 21+ days to see results from a new product- although some brands claim results sooner. This product is a "cream cleanser" so don't expect any foaming. I think the consistency is something you'd have to adapt to if you're accustomed to using soapy cleansers. It does make me question whether it's working or not, but only time will tell. I will continue to use the product in conjunction w/ the other two Dermadoctor products I mentioned above. Hopefully they will work in perfect harmony. :) I still don't like the glass bottle. And unlike the Kakadu C cleanser, this cleanser doesn't have a "open/ close" twist top (not a big deal yet useful). I'll come back with another review in a month or so..

      (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Love this!

      By Ike

      from Az

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Balances Skin
      • Gentle
      • Improves Skin Texture
      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Moisturizing
      • Not Greasy
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Combination Skin
        • Dry Skin
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

        Love that it works!

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Great product!!!

        By Angie.A

        from Centerville,La

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Balances Skin
        • Leaves Clean Feel
        • Not Greasy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Acne-Prone Skin
          • Combination Skin
          • Oily Skin

          Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

          Love this product!!!! Clears face up fast

           
          5.0

          I recommend this to everyone

          By bellaamina

          from TX

          Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

          So there is a beauty group on social media that I am a part of. one of the most common question a member will ask is about acne products and what do other members recommend. every chance I get I recommend this face wash. I'm not sure if anyone has actually bought it because of my suggestions, but I do try. Please use the product exactly as the instructions are written. I think it provides the best results. I usually remove my makeup with micellar water first and then apply the wash on my dry face ans let it set for a few minutes before washing off. My acne problems have been hard to solve because I could never clear my face long enough to treat the hyperpigmentation...but this acne cleanser allows me to actually recover in between breakouts.

           
          3.0

          Love product, HATE the glass bottle

          By Jen

          from Austin, TX

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

            • Glass bottle

            Best Uses

            • Acne-Prone Skin
            • Combination Skin
            • Daily Use
            • Oily Skin

            Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

            I wish they would bring back the old plastic packaging. The glass bottle is horrible, I can't get all my product out of it. The pump sometimes does not work. PLEASE go back to the old packing!!!!

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            THE BEST!!!

            By ElaineO

            from Boca Raton, Florida

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Balances Skin
            • Gentle
            • Great for acne
            • Improves Skin Texture
            • Leaves Clean Feel
            • Moisturizing
            • Not Greasy
            • Smells Great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Acne-Prone Skin
              • All Skin Types
              • Combination Skin
              • Daily Use
              • Dry Skin
              • Oily Skin
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

              I can't say enough good things about this product! I have dry skin with adult acne which got really bad these last few months and after trying a lot of different things this was the ONLY thing that worked. Their entire Ain't Misbehaving collection is simply AWESOME! I use this everyday, morning and night and noticed immediately improvement! It deep cleans my skin, leaving it soft, clean, minimizes pores, and dries out acne stoping further breakouts. Yes, their products are expensive but they do work! Trust me! I am now using several of their products specially the acne treatments and I am very happy with them, it feels like a trip to the dermatologist every time I use them! Thank you Dermadoctor!

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              • Q:

                I'm trying to find a good cleanser for my boyfriend. He's is 26 and has acne, oily skin, and gets real dry after he washes his face. What would be a good product recommendation for him?
                Asked on 4/6/2016 by gschw02 from Omaha, NE

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser would be the cleanser we'd suggest for those with blemish-prone, oily skin. Unlike some traditional acne facial washes, this one contains hydrating and soothing ingredients to help counteract dryness, so it's a great option for him based on your description of his skin type, condition, and concerns.

                  Answered on 4/20/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                I'm currently trying to find a product that will help clear up these red/brown marks on my face left from past blemishes & I was wondering what product I should buy to clear up the marks & if this is a product that would help clear them up? I don't break out as much anymore just a few bumps on my forehead & chin but for the most part the rest of my skin is smooth, it's just the marks left behind from past breakouts.
                Asked on 3/25/2016 by Astry from Beaufort,SC

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  The Ain't Misbehavin' line is to prevent acne. The Kakadu C line is best to clear hyperpigmentation.

                  Answered on 4/5/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                I have dry skin and hormonal acne, will this product dry out my skin too much even if I use heavy weight moisturizers?
                Asked on 12/26/2015 by Bunny from San Antonio, TX

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  This cleanser is the perfect option for you, since it is soap-free, non-drying, and pH-balanced. DermaDoctor states that it is suitable for most skin types.

                  Answered on 12/30/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                can you use a spin brush with this product ?
                Asked on 10/11/2015 by ruby from US

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, you can! The only type of cleanser to avoid when using a cleansing brush is one containing any exfoliating particles (such as scrubs), as this could over-exfoliate the skin and cause irritation.

                  Answered on 10/12/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                Will it clear blackheads
                Asked on 8/24/2015 by May from Texas

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, this cleanser is formulated with AHAs and BHAs to dissolve away dirt, oil, and debris from the pores, so it can help to eliminate and to prevent blackheads.

                  Answered on 8/25/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                Will it work on acne scars?
                Asked on 8/19/2015 by rubygg from Nevada

                1 answer

              • Q:

                What's the best moisturizer to accompany this product?
                Asked on 7/15/2015 by mwalker from melbourne, fl

                1 answer

              • Q:

                Will this product remove makeup?
                Asked on 6/27/2015 by L from Al

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Because this product is formulated with hydroxy acids, we do not recommend using it to remove eye makeup. It can be used to remove face makeup.

                  Answered on 6/30/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                I have white heads all over my nose, chin, and around my lips. Will this cleanser help eliminate/prevent them?
                Asked on 6/1/2015 by Liliana from Glendale, AZ

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, this cleanser is ideal for blemish-prone skin because it contains salicylic acid (BHA), an approved treatment to unclog pores and treat acne.

                  Answered on 6/2/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
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