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Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant

Dermalogica

Daily Microfoliant

Item #: 2152621 Size: 2.6 oz

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Dermalogica Microfoliant is a unique, rice-based enzyme powder activates upon contact with water, releasing Papain, Salicylic Acid and Rice Enzymes to smooth the skin and accelerate cell renewal. Their unique Skin Brightening Complex of Bearberry, Aspergillus, Grapefruit and Licorice helps to balance uneven skin pigmentation. Active agents derived from Rice Bran and Rice Extract help to regulate melanin production while micro-exfoliating dead cells. A super-soothing blend of Green Tea, Ginkgo and Colloidal Oatmeal calms inflammation, leaving the skin extraordinarily clear and refreshed. Gentle enough to use on a daily basis. Fragrance free. Professional recommendation advised.

How It Works:

  • Rice Bran and Rice Extract gently microfoliate skin surface to facilitate penetration of the Skin Brightening Complex.
  • Papain Enzyme and Salicylic Acid help dissolve excess surface cells.
  • Skin Brightening Complex of Licorice and Bearberry helps even skin tone.


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Dispense about a half teaspoon of powder into very wet hands, and create a creamy paste by rubbing hands together. Apply to face in circular motions, using care around the eye area. Massage gently for one minute, then rinse off thoroughly.
Microcrystalline Cellulose, Magnesium Oxide, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Sodium Lauroyl Glutamate, Colloidal Oatmeal, Disodium Lauryl Sulfosuccinate, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Starch, Allantoin, Papain, Salicylic Acid, Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, PCA, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Populus Tremuloides Bark Extract, Cyclodextrin, Lauryl Methacrylate/Glycol Dimethacrylate Crosspolymer, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Citric Acid.

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DermalogicaDaily Microfoliant
 
4.7

(based on 576 reviews)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Improves skin texture (310)
  • Leaves clean feel (293)
  • Gentle (280)
  • Balances skin (196)
  • Effective (172)

Cons

  • Messy (28)
  • Bad smell (13)
  • Doesn't remove makeup (10)
  • Dries out skin (9)
  • Irritates skin (9)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (350)
  • All skin types (180)
  • Sensitive skin (140)
  • Oily skin (125)
  • Combination skin (118)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (288), Budget shopper (184), Beauty conscious (10), Survivalist / minimalist (7)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (105), 30 minutes (66), 1+ hour (5)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (14)

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5.0

Best daily cleanser available

By Denise

from La Habra Ca

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All Skin Types
    • Combination Skin
    • Daily Use

    Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

    Use for AM and PM skin clensing

     
    5.0

    Love it

    By MelanieH

    from Bel Air, Md

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Gentle
    • Improves Skin Texture
    • Leaves Clean Feel

    Cons

      Best Uses

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

      Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

      Great exfoliant. I have very sensitive, Rosacea skin. It's hard to find an exfoliater that does not make my skin angry. Gentle but effective.

       
      5.0

      Best Daily Exfoliating Product I've Ever Used

      By BlairBlair

      from Chandler, AZ

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Balances Skin
      • Gentle
      • Improves Skin Texture
      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Refines Pores

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

        I use each night after cleansing my face. First, I use a gentle cleanser using my clarisonic mia 2. Second, I use a medicated cleanser on my skin for my own personal skin needs. The daily microfoliant is the third step and so far I've been using it for a little over a week every night and I absolutely LOVE it. I have sensitive skin and my skin tone has always been a bit uneven. I actually think it's kind of a fun change being able to mix the water with the powder myself and I will admit I didn't really want to spend the money on this product but even after the first use, I'm so glad I did.

         
        5.0

        I use this EVERYDAY

        By Suzanne

        from Mobile, AL

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types

          Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

          I use this everyday instead of an abrasive exfoliant. It works amazing. My skin is smooth and soft.

           
          5.0

          Leaves skin feeling great...

          By purrdee1

          from los angeles, ca

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Balances Skin
          • Gentle
          • Improves Skin Texture
          • Leaves Clean Feel
          • Moisturizing

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Skin Types
            • Daily Use
            • Oily Skin

            Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

            Had a facial a week ago. was told to use this product daily and it will NOT irritate nor harm the skin. I have been using it for a week and my face feels so clean and a lot better. my makeup goes on really nice and the small bumps on my face are diminished.

             
            5.0

            I will buy this product again.

            By GrandmaBeast

            from Roseville, Ca

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Gentle
            • Improves Skin Texture
            • Leaves Clean Feel

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Combination Skin
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

              My skin is sensitive and this product works very well without irritation.

               
              5.0

              Mew New Favorite!

              By Mary L

              from SoCal

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Acne-Prone Skin
                • Combination Skin
                • Dry Skin
                • Oily Skin

                Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

                My absolute new favorite thing! I paired with with the pre-cleanse and special cleanser. The congestion around my nose and chin are gone. Only thing I have ever used that worked!

                 
                5.0

                Love this cleanser.

                By Deb

                from Sandy, Ut

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Improves Skin Texture
                • Leaves Clean Feel
                • Not Greasy
                • Prevents breakouts

                Cons

                • Messy

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

                  I ran out and didn't use it for 2 weeks I started having small breakouts. Back to using nightly- skin cleared right up! No other cleanser gets your skin this clean.

                   
                  5.0

                  My single favorite beauty product

                  By CPL

                  from Atlanta, GA

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Gentle
                  • Improves Skin Texture
                  • Leaves Clean Feel

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • All Skin Types
                    • Daily Use
                    • Sensitive Skin

                    Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

                    I've been using this product for years… And it never disappoints! It is gentle enough to use every day and leaves my face feeling clean. If I miss a day, I can tell because my pores are more clogged. Highly recommended!

                     
                    4.0

                    not sure yet...

                    By missy

                    from Maine

                    About Me Brand Buyer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Gentle
                    • Leaves Clean Feel

                    Cons

                    • pricey!

                    Best Uses

                    • All Skin Types

                    Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

                    I think I need more time with this product, but overall I feel good about it. I have super sensitive skin and use other Dermalogica products to combat that. The daily microfoliant is very mild-it's barely abrasive. Once you wet it and rub between your hands nearly all of the grit disappears and it's pretty much just froth. I do like how my skin feels after I use it. However, I haven't been using it long enough to give my long term experience.

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                    • Q:

                      Will this product help with cystic acne? I have deep under-the-skin acne that regular basic cleansers have no effect on.
                      Asked on 4/11/2017 by Wendiux from Los Angeles, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. Gentle Cream Exfoliant would be a better exfolaint for your skin condition. We recommend using this masque 2-3 times a week to address your acne prone skin.

                        Answered on 4/11/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      I am a black female with cheeks full of dead pigmentations.
                      I am fair light skin but my face is covered with dark spot that are not suppose to be there. I have tried all stores including Ulta but have not been satisfied. HELP!!!!!
                      Asked on 3/19/2017 by Angele from Sanford,Florida

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend that you use Daily Microfoliant, C-12 Pure Bright Serum, Pure Light SPF50 and Pure Night to brighten and even your skin tone. You may also use Charcoal Rescue masque if your skin is not too sensitive.

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

                      Will this product help with clogged pores or is the Superfoliant better for that issue?
                      Asked on 3/12/2017 by Meeka from Houston

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. Daily Superfoliant would be better to remove impurities from your follicles.

                        Answered on 3/14/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      Can the Daily Microfoliant be used after the Skin Prep Scrub?
                      Asked on 3/11/2017 by Elaine from IL

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. You may alternate days between these two exfoliants however we do not recommend using them both on the same day.

                        Answered on 3/14/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      What percent salicylic acid is in this product?
                      Asked on 2/20/2017 by HW

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. There is less than 1% of salicylic acid in this product. The base is an enzyme which is activated by water. Daily Microfoliant is a very gentle exfoliant and is meant to be used everyday.

                        Answered on 2/21/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      Is there a dermalogica lotion with spf recommended to be used with this? I have oily/sensitive skin and like the active moist bit am looking for one with spf
                      Asked on 2/11/2017 by Nicole

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend using Solar Defense Booster SPF50 mixed into your Active Moist. This sunscreen will add sun protect to any moisturizer or sunscreen that it is added to.

                        Answered on 2/13/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      Is this the new exfoliant with the charcoal in it?
                      Asked on 2/4/2017 by A. Williams

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. The new product with charcoal in it is Daily Superfoliant!!

                        Answered on 2/6/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      I am currently using the Dermalogica Precleanse & Special Cleansing Gel. I recently purchased a new bottle of the Daily Microfoliant and a Clarisonic Mia 2. Can I use the Microfolicant & the Clarisonic? Or is that too much for my skin? Any recommendations on how I should use them? I have combination skin with hormonal acne.
                      Asked on 1/27/2017 by Coley from Bel Air, MD

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. You can use Daily Microfoliant with your Mia. Start off using this combination every other day and adjust according to skin's tolerance level.

                        Answered on 1/27/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                    • Q:

                      What's the difference between the Daily Microexfoliant & the Daily Superexfoliant? They both seem to be water activated exfoliating powders. How do I know which would be best for my combo to oily skin with concerns of redness & occasional hormonal breakouts?
                      Asked on 1/14/2017 by KitKatJenn from Montgomery, AL

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. If you tend to get redness in your skin we recommend using Daily Mcrofoliant. Superfoliant is stronger and has charcoal in it to detoxify your skin.

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

                      I already own the Dermologic Precleanse n microabrasion products but I'm purchasing the cleanser today. What are the steps in order go using the above 3 items? TX u
                      Asked on 1/8/2017 by Rdh0914 from Fond du lac, wi

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thank you for your inquiry. You will use precleanse, cleanser and then Daily Microfoliant in that order. Follow with toner and moisturizer.

                        Answered on 1/9/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
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