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Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash

Dermalogica

Clearing Skin Wash

8.4 oz

Item #: 2152598

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This non-irritating, naturally-foaming cleanser is the perfect start to around-the-clock control of breakouts, comedones and excess surface oils. Salicylic Acid sloughs off dead skin cells to clear clogged follicles, helping to prevent future breakout activity. Soothing, naturally-antiseptic extracts of Balm Mint, Eucalyptus, Tea Tree, Burdock and Camphor calm congested, aggravated skin. Skin is left clean and prepped for optimal absorption of acne control treatment ingredients. Contains no artificial fragrance or color.

How it works:
  • Naturally-foaming cleanser clears away excess oil without stripping skin.
  • Salicylic Acid aids in clearing congested follicles and soothing irritation.
  • An anti-acne blend of botanical extracts including Licorice, Calendula, Milk Thistle, Lemon Peel, Arnica and Bergamot works with Salicylic Acid to help prevent future breakouts.
  • Tea Tree, Burdock, Eucalyptus, Golden Seal and Chamomile help eliminate bacteria.
  • Camphor and Menthol cool inflammation.

We recommend that first-time Dermalogica users visit an authorized skin treatment professional for a client consultation in an ULTA store.

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Work a pea-sized amount into a lather in wet hands. Apply to dampened face and throat, massaging in circular motions while concentrating on areas of congestion and oiliness. Avoid eye area. Rinse thoroughly with warm water. Follow with Skin Purifying Wipes and prescribed Dermalogica MediBac Clearing regimen.
Active Ingredients: Salicylic Acid (0.5%).

Inactive Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, PEG-3 Glyceryl Cocoate, Sodium Lauroyl Oat Amino Acids, Melissa Officinalis Leaf Extract, Quillaja Saponaria Bark Extract, Echinacea Purpurea Extract, Arnica Montana Flower Extract, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Extract, Arctium Majus Root Extract, Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Extract, Taraxasum Officinale (Dandelion) Rhyizome/Root Extract, Hydrastis Canadensis (Golden Seal) Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Extract, Silybum Marianum Fruit Extract, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil, Sodium PCA, Lactic Acid, Camphor, Menthol, Butylene Glycol, PEG-150 Pentaerythrityl Tetrastearate, PEG-6 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides, Tetrasodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Diammonium Copper EDTA.

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DermalogicaClearing Skin Wash
 
4.5

(based on 314 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Effective (192)
  • Easy to use (179)
  • Soothing (102)
  • Smells great (93)
  • Minimizes pores (79)

Cons

  • Dries out skin (27)
  • Doesn't work (16)
  • Irritates skin (11)
  • Pricey / poor value (7)

Best Uses

  • Adult acne (160)
  • Moderate acne (101)
  • Blackheads & whiteheads (78)
  • Daily use (47)
  • Inflammatory acne (45)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (134), Budget shopper (114), Beauty conscious (10), Survivalist / minimalist (6)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (13), Oily (6)

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5.0

Definitely a keeper

By Lindsey g

from Rhode Island

Verified Buyer

Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

I wash my face 2x a day. I used this product as a teen and in my early 20's. Now that my skin is changing, yet again, I went back to using the cleanser and it works just as good as it did back then.

  • Skin Type:
  • Oily
  • Age:
  • 30-44
 
5.0

My skin has never felt so clean

By Jess

from NY

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

    A little goes a long way

    • Skin Type:
    • Combination
    • Age:
    • 30-44
     
    4.0

    Love

    By Cj

    from Okc, ok

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Moisturizes
    • Non-Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Redness/ Blotchiness

      Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

      I really enjoy this brand as a whole I started off using the daily cleanser but found this one works better for my skin as I'm prone to breakouts. I also like the fact that it' has a very slight cooling sensation.

      • Skin Type:
      • Combination
      • Age:
      • 18-29
       
      3.0

      Cleans but Drys Out

      By Kate

      from Fredericksburg, VA

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Deep Clean
      • Non-Greasy

      Cons

      • Cleared Small Amount but Still Struggle Spots
      • Dries out skin REALLY bad

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

      Gives a deep clean, I can see the makeup leave my face & it did clear up a little bit of cystic acne. However, it like REALLY really dries out my face. Now when I put on my foundation I have dry patches and my face never feels moisturized.

      • Skin Type:
      • Combination
      • Age:
      • 18-29
       
      5.0

      Worth every penny

      By Kat

      from Jax

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Non-Greasy
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Sensitive Skin
        • Uneven Skin Tone

        Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

        I've been using this product for years and will continue to. It doesn't irritate my sensitive skin, doesn't dry out my face or back( I use it when exfoliating in the shower or during a nice long full body soak).

        • Skin Type:
        • Combination
        • Age:
        • 18-29
         
        4.0

        Worth Every Penny!

        By Rena

        from Dulles Landing, Va

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Non-Greasy
        • Soothes Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

          I used this product every morning and night to fight adult acne that I had when going off the pill. It has also been wonderful for controlling outbreaks while I have been pregnant. I started using it with other products in the the skin care line but mostly end up just using this one daily. It really lasts a long time too. Very easy to lather up with a dime sized amount and get your whole face clean. As an adult no one wants visible acne and this helps control breakouts and makes my skin feel great.

          • Skin Type:
          • Combination
          • Age:
          • 30-44

          (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Wouldn't ever buy again!

          By Mmm

          from Sc

          Pros

            Cons

            • Irritates Skin

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Sensitive Skin
            • Uneven Skin Tone

            Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

            Not sure why there is so many "GREAT" reviews. This is horrible! I woke up everytime with new acne and I DON'T EVEN GET ACNE THAT BAD! I used this product for a month as I should and everything just got worse. I'm returning this horrible product and can't figure out why the reviews are so great! Anyways if you want to break out bad then this is the product for you.

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination
            • Age:
            • 18-29
             
            5.0

            i would buy this product again

            By jay jay

            from orlando fl

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Non-Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

              daily for acne

              • Skin Type:
              • Combination
              • Age:
              • 30-44
               
              5.0

              Definitely will keep buying this product!

              By N/A

              from Bryan,Tx

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Moisturizes
              • Non-Greasy
              • Smells Great
              • Softens Skin
              • Soothes Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

                N/A

                • Age:
                • 30-44
                 
                5.0

                Clearer skin in under one week

                By Sarah

                from Dallas, TX

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Doesnt overdry
                • Kills bacteria responsible for acne
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Sensitive Skin

                  Comments about Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash:

                  I use this cleanser twice daily—once when I wake, and before I go to bed. I follow with a cotton ball of witch hazel and then moisturize with Dermalogica's active moist.

                  • Skin Type:
                  • Oily
                  • Age:
                  • 18-29

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                  • Q:

                    Will this clear congestion? I don't have break outs usually but I need something to combat blackheads.
                    Asked on 6/19/2017 by Kpizzle from Philadelphia

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello There:

                      Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. The Clearing Skin Wash will help control breakouts, blackheads and excess surface oil. You may also consider using the Overnight Clearing Gel where you are prone to blackheads and congestion. Please let us know if you have any further questions.

                      Best Regards,

                      The Dermalogica Team

                      Answered on 6/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    is it good for sensitive skin?my cheeks are over sensitive,please let me know if it is good for sensitive skin and also my skin get dry so quickly too.
                    Asked on 5/27/2017 by Mavis from Lawndale,ca

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Marvis:

                      Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. If your skin is very sensitive, you should use the Ultracalming Cleanser. It is a gentle cleansing gel/cream for reactive skin. Helps calm and cool the redness and heat associated with reactive, sensitized or overprocessed skin, and easily rinses away or wipes off, making it ideal for sensitized skin.
                      Here is the link http://www.ulta.com/ultracalming-cleanser?productId=xlsImpprod2410031

                      Best Regards,

                      The Dermalogica Team

                      Answered on 5/30/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Does this product help with the redness and dryness of roscea?
                    Asked on 5/22/2017 by Pat from Anchorage, AK

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Pat:

                      Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. The Clearing Skin Wash is recommended for Breakout- Prone Skin. For Rosacea and dryness we recommend using the Ultracalming Cleanser along with Ultra Calming Mist, and Barrier Repair. The Ultracalming products come in a starter kit too. Redness Relief Primer spf20, and Ultra Sensitive Tint spf30 are other products to consider for concealing and treating redness.

                      Best Regards,

                      The Education Team

                      Answered on 5/22/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Is this face wash supposed to make acne worse at first and then better over time?
                    Asked on 5/11/2017 by Girl from undisclosed

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello There: Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. Clearing Skin Wash can cause skin to break out a little, before it gets better when you first start to use it. We advise you to use the Overnight Clearing Gel at night to treat break outs and receive professional treatments from your skin therapist at Ulta.

                      Best Regards,

                      The Dermalogica Team

                      Answered on 5/15/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Is this a body wash?
                    Asked on 4/26/2017 by bingbong from Charleston, SC

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      This cleanser can be used as a body wash for the chest and back for breakouts.

                      Answered on 4/26/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Pls cn u use the dermal clay cleanser after the clearing skin wash?if no,wat will b de side effects
                    Asked on 3/18/2017 by yellow from Ghana,Accra

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. You may use both of these cleansers as long as your skin is not becoming dehydrated. if your skin starts to show signs of dryness we recommend alternating between these two cleansers.

                      Answered on 3/24/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    I use daily microfoliant, special cleansing gel and active moist at night. I'm looking for a new morning face wash for my VERY OILY skin. I use the oil matte broad spectrum with SPF after a morning shower, will this help clear oil and combat my adult acne? Im 25 and have been dealing with acne for over 10 years. Have had great results from this brand so I'm willing to spend the money
                    Asked on 2/25/2017 by elly from Phoenix

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend using Dermal Clay Cleanser. You may also leave this cleanser on your skin for 5-10 minutes as a mini masque to absorb even more oil. We also recommend applying a layer of Breakout Control under Active Moist in problem areas to address breakouts.

                      Answered on 2/28/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Is this product good for acne prone skin for teenagers?
                    Asked on 1/29/2017 by Kayla01 from Chicago,IL

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend that you use our Clear Start line for teen breakouts. The cleanser from that line is called breakout clearing foaming wash.

                      Answered on 1/30/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Is this product non-comedogenic?
                    Asked on 12/12/2016 by AmberLynn

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. We do not use comedogenic ingredients in any of our formulations. Clearing Skin wash will not cause congestion or breakouts.

                      Answered on 12/14/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Do both size bottles have a pump?
                    Asked on 12/6/2016 by S from Washington, DC

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. The 16.9 size has a pump. The smaller sizes have flip tops.

                      Answered on 12/7/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
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