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La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser

La Roche-Posay

Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser

Item #: 2236351 Size: 6.8 oz

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La Roche-Posay Effaclar Gel gently cleanses impurities and reduces excess oil while helping to prevent over drying. Clear, refreshing texture. Use as a daily cleanser for oily skin. Soap-free. Alcohol-free. Oil free. Zinc pidolate purifies skin and helps remove excess oil.
Use as a daily, facial cleanser for oily skin. Cleanse morning and/or evening. Gentle enough for everyday use. Wet face with lukewarm water and apply small amount of gel, massaging the skin gently to form a rich lather. Leave on for a few moments and rinse thoroughly with water.
Water, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, PEG-8, Coco-Betaine, Hexylene Glycol, Sodium Chloride, PEG-120 Methyl Glucose Dioleate, Zinc PCA, Sodium Hydroxide, Citric Acid, Sodium Benzoate, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Parfum/Fragrance.

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La Roche-PosayEffaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser
 
4.6

(based on 54 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (34)
  • Gentle (32)
  • Not greasy (28)
  • Balances skin (24)
  • Improves skin texture (18)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (27)
  • Oily skin (23)
  • Acne-prone skin (22)
  • Combination skin (20)
  • Sensitive skin (18)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (31), Budget shopper (12)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (6), 10 minutes (4)

Reviewed by 54 customers

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5.0

I would buy this product a million times if I could

By Steph

from Kissimmee Florida

About Me Brand 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
    • Dry Skin
    • Oily Skin
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

    I only wash my face and back with this product it leaves a very pleasant sensation

    (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    I would not buy this product again

    By NYC Mom

    from New York

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Pros

    • Not Greasy

    Cons

    • Ineffective

    Best Uses

      Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

      I use this product after a long day and I thought it would work after reading all the great reviews, however its not great. I have combination skin with big pores. I am 24. This dries out my skin and does not help with the pores. My skin did not react badly but, I felt like it did not do anything to help. Its a big bottle so it last a while. It is a bit pricy and now have to find something else.

       
      5.0

      I used buy this from my dermatologist for much more

      By Kimmy

      from Ladera Ranch

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Gentle
      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Combination Skin
        • Daily Use

        Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

        I've been using this product for over 15 years the best cleanser out there lorsche posay makes very good products

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Good basic cleanser

        By KM

        from Chicago

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Gentle
        • Leaves Clean Feel
        • Smells Great

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types
          • Daily Use

          Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

          I have very sensitive, acne prone skin. This cleanser has been great for daily use. It is gentle , non drying, and has nice smell.

          (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Honestly in love with this :)

          By Zoe

          from Bargersville Indiana

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Balances Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Acne-Prone Skin

            Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

            I've only been using this for about a week and I've noticed such a difference in my skin. 10/10 recommend if you have acne problems.

             
            1.0

            This product caused me excessive dryness and more breakouts

            By Iasmina

            from Romania

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Pros

            • Not Greasy
            • Smells Great

            Cons

            • Dries Out Skin
            • Irritates Skin

            Best Uses

            • Oily Skin

            Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

            Well, this cleanser isn't that great that I thought it would be. I have acne and my skin is really sensitive so when I bought this cleanser I thought it will help me fighting acne but all this product did to my face was excessive dryness and more breakouts.

             
            5.0

            Like this product

            By Lynn

            from Tucson, AZ

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

              I use this morning and night. I like how clean my skin feels.

              (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Makes a difference :0)

              By Ms. All about Skincare

              from Texas

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Combination Skin
                • Daily Use
                • Oily Skin
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

                Have been using this cleanser for 1 month now, in the morning & evening. I've noticed a difference, in how my face (especially t-zone) is a lot less oily & greasy throughout the day, especially when the weather becomes hot & humid.
                NO scent. This cleanser does NOT dry or overstrip. My skin becomes well cleansed & freshened. NO irritation and redness. And all amount needed is a dime-sized.

                 
                4.0

                this is my second purchase

                By fafi

                from Los Angeles

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Balances Skin
                • Gentle
                • Not Greasy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

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

                  Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

                  I remove your make up thenew wet my face with war water then i apply a small amount on my hands massage it on my face to remove access makeup. 2 gof over it with clarisonic cleansing brush and the cleanser to remove dry skin. ps I have acne-prone skin

                   
                  5.0

                  I will forever buy this product.

                  By Mari

                  from New Braunfels Texas

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Balances Skin
                  • Gentle
                  • Leaves Clean Feel

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • All Skin Types
                    • Combination Skin
                    • Daily Use
                    • Dry Skin
                    • Oily Skin
                    • Sensitive Skin

                    Comments about La Roche-Posay Effaclar Purifying Foaming Gel Cleanser:

                    I use this product morning and evening. I love the way my skin feels.

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