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Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin

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Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin

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Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin is Step 2 in Clinique's customized 3-Step Skin Care System. Dermatologist-developed Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin clears the way for smoother, brighter skin.

The secret's in the system. Our revolutionary 3-Step Skin Care System was created by a celebrated dermatologist. It's simple, customized and takes just three minutes, twice a day: cleanse with Facial Soap, exfoliate with Clarifying Lotion, moisturize with Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel.

Features and Benefits:
  • Sweeps away pollution, grime, dulling flakes to reveal smoother, clearer skin
  • Preps skin for moisturizer
  • Helps minimize excess oil and keep pores clear

Formula Facts:
  • Allergy tested
  • 100% fragrance free
  • Dermatologist developed
  • Oil free
  • Paraben Free

  • Explore Clinique's Perfect Skin Care Routine - Click here!

    • Use twice a day, morning and night
    • Apply with a cotton ball, sweeping gently over face and neck
    • For external use only
    • Avoid eye area and lips
    • Follow with Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel
    Water / Aqua / Eau, Alcohol Denat., Salicylic Acid, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel), Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Trehalose, Sodium Hyaluronate, Sodium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA-Copper, BHT, Phenoxyethanol, Benzophenone-4, Green 5 (CI 61570).

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    CliniqueClarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin
     
    4.7

    (based on 48 reviews)

    98%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Leaves clean feel (40)
    • Improves skin texture (28)
    • Balances skin (27)
    • Not greasy (27)
    • Gentle (17)

    Cons

    • Dries out skin (4)
    • Bad smell (3)

    Best Uses

    • Oily skin (38)
    • Daily use (23)
    • Acne-prone skin (20)
    • Combination skin (14)
    • Sensitive skin (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Brand buyer (22), Budget shopper (20)

    Reviewed by 48 customers

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    4.0

    pretty pretty good

    By MOMO

    from ok

    Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

    my only complaint is the smell, everything else is GOLDEN!

     
    5.0

    This is the only toner that works for me!

    By Ladyjvine

    from West Bloomfield, MI

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

    • Cost - It's never on sale!

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone Skin
    • Daily Use
    • Oily Skin

    Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

    I have been using Clinique for 44+ years. This toner is the only product that works for my super oily skin. When ever I try something else I always come back.

     
    4.0

    Makes a difference

    By Not Amy

    from Tampa Bay, FL

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Balances Skin
    • Improves Skin Texture
    • Leaves Clean Feel
    • Smells Great

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin
      • Oily Skin

      Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

      So I have really crazy oily skin. I end up being shiny and leave a film of oil on my glasses daily, it's a struggle. And I have noticed a difference in the production of oil of my skin once I started using it. I use it at night to purify my skin and before I moisturize it at bedtime. Now through out the day I only blot once or twice verses the constant battle I used to face. I recommend it. It wasn't a quick fix or completely tamed my skin, but it helped immensely and I have noticed a difference.

       
      5.0

      Works well for my oily prone skin

      By Gwen

      from Jersey

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Pros

      • Balances Skin
      • Gentle
      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Not Greasy
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin
        • Daily Use
        • Oily Skin

        Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

        I am new to these products and so far I am loving what it is doing to my skin.

         
        4.0

        Definitely going to buy again

        By Allison

        from New Jersey

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Balances Skin
        • Gentle
        • Leaves Clean Feel

        Cons

        • Bad Smell

        Best Uses

        • Oily Skin
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

        I use this product in the morning and before I go to bed to remove make up.

         
        5.0

        Definitely will buy it Again!

        By Bobbie

        from Sherman Texas

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

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

          Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

          I have extremely oily skin & now I'm more balanced. No shiny face now.

           
          5.0

          I would buy this product again

          By Ulta lover

          from Long Island, NY

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

          Love it. Works great. I've been using this product for years and just purchased the 2nd bottle for my 14 year old.

           
          5.0

          Yes

          By Cail

          from Watertown Nu

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Improves Skin Texture
          • Leaves Clean Feel
          • Not Greasy
          • Smells Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Acne-Prone Skin
            • Oily Skin

            Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

            Love it

             
            5.0

            Since highschool I've been using this!!

            By Lala

            from Anaheim

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Oily Skin

              Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

              I've been addicted to this since 1996 or so. It works well. Different types of different skin types. Clears my skin in a few days and I use it twice a day, once when I wake up and when I get home from work. I have combination skin and I've never noticed any irritation or anything bad.

               
              2.0

              Nothing special

              By Izzy

              from Nashville

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Leaves Clean Feel

              Cons

              • Burns
              • Dries Out Skin
              • Irritates Skin

              Best Uses

                Comments about Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4 - For Oily Skin:

                There are so many great toners out there, don't spend your money on this one. It's drying and leaves my skin felling tight, eventually causing my skin to over produce oil because it's so dry.

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                • Q:

                  what percent is the salicylic acid in this clarifying lotion 4? is this the strongest clarifier or is acne solutions clarifying lotion stronger? is there a mens formula?
                  Asked on 7/30/2017 by m from indiana

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi! Thank you for your question! We do have a men's formula, which is equivalent to the women's #4. If you are looking for oil control, I suggest clarifying lotion #4, as it targets oil control specifically. If you are battling acne, I suggest using the Acne Solution Clarifying Lotion and the Acne Clear Skin System. This clarifying lotion focuses primarily on fighting bacteria, while absorbing oil. I would not say that one is particularly stronger than the other, as they target unique needs, based on your skin goals.
                    Our Research and Development teams have demonstrated that a product's effectiveness is not dependent upon any one particular ingredient, but rather the combination of ingredients in a particular formula. For proprietary reasons, we do not disclose ingredient percentages, however, you can be sure that the Clinique Acne Solutions Cleansing 3 Step System, as well as the Basic Clinique 3 Step Skin Care System is scientifically balanced to enhance the look and feel of your skin.
                    Have a wonderful week and thank you for reaching out.

                    Answered on 8/1/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                • Q:

                  this product has alcohol in it. will it dry my skin out?
                  Asked on 7/1/2017 by mchandler from US

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi! Clarifying Lotions 1-4 contain a cosmetic grade alcohol. This type of alcohol will not dry your skin. It is used as a cleansing agent, allows the product to evaporate from the skin quickly, and also keeps the formula in its liquid state. If you are a skin type #4 with more of an oily skin, this should be a great formula for you. Thank you for your question and have a great week!

                    Answered on 7/5/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                • Q:

                  What moisturizer would I use with this product for oily skin that's relatively clear of blemishes?
                  Asked on 7/21/2016 by Theisi from USA

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel is a perfect partner.

                    Answered on 7/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Clinique
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