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Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash

Dermalogica

Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash

Item #: 2264975 Size: 6.0 oz

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Dermalogica Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash clears away dead skin cells, dirt and excess oils that clog pores and cause breakouts. 8 botanicals including tea tree, lavender and camellia known to gently sooth and calm irritated skin. 0.5% salicylic acid.

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Lather. Wash off in hands then massage over damp face, neck, chest anywhere you get breakouts. Rinse.
Active: Salicylic Acid .50%. Inactive: Water/Aqua/Eau, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate, Acrylates/Beheneth-25 Methacrylate Copolymer, Polysorbate-20, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Oleanolic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Enantia Chlorantha Bark Extract, Disodium Cocoamphodiacetate, Spiraea Ulmaria Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Porpyra Umbilicalis Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Rhizome/Root Extract, Sodium Hydroxide, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol.

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DermalogicaClear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash
 
4.6

(based on 95 reviews)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Gentle (53)
  • Leaves clean feel (41)
  • Easy to use (35)
  • Balances skin (34)
  • Not greasy (32)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (66)
  • Acne-prone skin (39)
  • Oily skin (31)
  • Sensitive skin (22)
  • Combination skin (20)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (49), Brand buyer (31)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (18), 30 minutes (5)

Reviewed by 95 customers

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5.0

Holy Grail

By NatashaRenee

from Minneapolis

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone Skin
    • Oily Skin
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

    I first purchased this in the trial Kit and fell in love I've tried everything to clear and prevent my breakouts and this was It im dealing with adult acne and i seen results by the next morning

     
    5.0

    Love this!

    By Ellie

    from Hillsboro, OR

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Balances Skin
    • Leaves Clean Feel

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin

      Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

      This product is great! nothing has cleared my skin as fast and as effectively as this line! So in love!

       
      5.0

      Definitely will purchased again & again!

      By Char

      from Santa Fe NM

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin
        • All Skin Types
        • Combination Skin
        • Daily Use

        Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

        Ever since I was introduced to this product, "Pimple-free"

         
        5.0

        would buy again

        By Ella

        from Ocala, Fl.

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Acne-Prone Skin
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

          was recommended by aesthetician and am glad I bought.

           
          5.0

          Magic in a Bottle

          By LizzV

          from Scottsdale, AZ

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

          • Takes Time

          Best Uses

          • Acne-Prone Skin
          • All Skin Types
          • Daily Use

          Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

          I was lucky enough to make it all through life without acne until I hit 20. For months I struggled with a range of products until I spoke to the young woman in the Dermologica Pod, Kaitlyn. It was a process with a lot of purging of deep acne but after diligent use for a few months you wouldn't even know I had an issue. I would NEVER dream of using anything else!!! Thanks Kaitlyn!!

           
          5.0

          It works

          By Covergirlsquirl

          from Deptford, NJ

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

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

            Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

            This product beats all of the others for helping to clear up our families skin. Everyone uses it.

             
            4.0

            I would buy this product again

            By Chris

            from Long Island, NY

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

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

              Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

              2x Daily AM + PM

               
              4.0

              I will be purchasing again.

              By Kenz

              from Susanville CA

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

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

                Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

                I use this wash every single day and night. I LOVE the scent of this, just a nice fresh lemony smell. I bought this because I have been going through some bad breakouts and I haven't gotten a single pimple since I've started using. I have also noticed a softer texture. Will forever be repurchasing ❤️

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                My daughter is 13 and it cleared her face up in 2 days.

                By Mrshughes1103

                from DeLand Florida

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Gentle
                • Not Greasy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Acne-Prone Skin
                  • Daily Use

                  Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

                  When your teenager has embarrassing pimples all over you'll do just about anything to help.
                  This product along with the toner cleared my daughters face in 2 days!

                   
                  5.0

                  It really works !

                  By Kat

                  from Bronx ny

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

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

                    Comments about Dermalogica Clear Start Breakout Clearing Foaming Wash:

                    I use it twice a day in the shower on my face and in days my face cleared up!

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                    16 Questions | 16 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      My for my acne does blackheads. I have a crazy amount of blackheads on the four head and cheeks chin. with this product to help with my breakouts?
                      Asked on 1/20/2017 by Solus from Springfield ma

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This cleanser will help however you will also need to exfoliate and use an absorbing masque to clear up skin. Clear Start Blackhead Clearing Pore Control Scrub can be used as a scrub and masque 3-5 times a week.

                        Answered on 1/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      I'm 17 and have had super bad acne on my cheeks, forehead, ect. My skin is oily/combo and very sensitive. Should I use this one or would you recommend another one? I have used about every product on the market over the course of 3 years giving my acne time to get used to the product but nothing ever works! I know my sister uses this brand and her skin is flawless! Help please!:(
                      Asked on 1/16/2017 by sara from Phoenix,AZ

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This cleanser would be great for your skin condition however, you will need to use it as part of a system and be consistent with it. We recommend also using Daily Superfoliant, Skin Refining Masque and Breakout Control to treat breakouts. Ultra Calming Mist and Active Moist will help to keep your skin from becoming dehyrated.

                        Answered on 1/18/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      I'm searching for something that will work well with the Clarisonic. Has anyone tried this cleanser with that and, if so, how did it go?
                      Asked on 1/15/2017 by Crissy from FL

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. Foaming Wash can be used with your brush. Adjust how often you use your brush this way according to your tolerance levels.

                        Answered on 1/16/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      Did they change the benzoyl peroxide to Sacylic acid ?
                      Asked on 1/2/2017 by Nikki from Los Angeles, Ca

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. This cleanser has also has salicylic acid as it's active ingredient. The formula has not changed.

                        Answered on 1/5/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      I'm 29.. is this product better for teens or for anyone with acne prone skin? I don't want to dry out.
                      Asked on 12/25/2016 by kay00dee from NJ

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your question. Anyone can use it as long as their skin is oily and acneic. If you're not oily and only have a few breakouts I would recommend using Special Cleansing Gel along with a spot treatment to treat your breakouts, such as the Breakout Control which won't dry your skin out. I hope you find this helpful and if you have any further questions please don't hesitate to ask.

                        Answered on 12/27/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      So I'm 18 years old I do have breakouts most on my forehead then on my cheeks I have bumps and some redness. what can I use to help this that won't irritate my skin, dry it out , or make my skin worse since I do have very sensitive skin but i do have dryness on my cheeks but I'm oily on my T zone.
                      Asked on 6/11/2016 by Amo from El Paso, Texas

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. For your skin type we recommend using Ultra Calming Cleanser, Daily Microfoliant, Skin Refining Masque, Breakout Control and Active Moist. These products will address your breakouts without causing sensitivity or dryness.

                        Dermalogica Brand Expert

                        Answered on 6/13/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      What is the difference between this cleanser and the clearing skin wash?
                      Asked on 3/23/2016 by Shara from San Francisco, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. Both of these cleansers contain salicylic acid. Foaming Wash from our teen line will be slightly more hydrating and have more botanicals to sooth and calm the skin. They are both foaming gel cleansers.

                        Dermalogica Brand Experts

                        Answered on 3/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      I'm 19 and my canes not terribly bad, but it's still acne, and off and on I will get several breakouts. My skin is dry, so would this be ok to use? Is there a specific age range that this product is for?
                      Asked on 3/13/2016 by Sarah from Pennsylvania

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. You may use this product with your skin type. Use a pea size amount with lots of water to help fight breakouts. Follow with Pore Clearing Scrub and Charcoal Rescue Masque 1-2 times a week.

                        Dermalogica Brand Expert

                        Answered on 3/15/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      I've literally used almost every big name brand you can think of. Except this one. Lately my breakouts have gotten worse and worse. If I'm 19 do I use the teen or regular formula and how well does this work.
                      Asked on 2/7/2016 by Liz from beavercreek oh

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend using our MediBac line for your breakouts. You can try the MediBac kit for a 3-4 week supply of our hero products. You will also need a moisturizer, we recommend using Active Moist and Utra Calming Mist for hydration.
                        Dermalogica Brand Expert

                        Answered on 2/8/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      How much of the product do you use ? Because there is no pump
                      Asked on 1/28/2016 by Smith

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. You should use a pea size amount of this cleanser with water so that it is foamy. You can use morning and night to address breakouts and prevent future breakouts. Follow with All Over Tone and moisturizer.

                        Dermalogica Brand Expert

                        Answered on 1/29/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
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