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Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser

Murad

Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser

6.75 oz

Item #: 2082350

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Essential-C Cleanser's patented vitamin-packed formula removes environmental impurities, rehydrates, and awakens the senses with a burst of citrus. Phospholipids and Sodium PCA attract and bind moisture to dry skin, while a combination of vitamins A, C, and E defend skin from free radical damage. Allantoin and panthenol work to soothe environmentally stressed skin.

Essential-C Cleanser is recommended as a Step 1 cleanser in any Murad Environmental Shield regimen. It is formulated to cleanse and rehydrate skin as part of Dr. Murad's Inclusive Health system of care. Dermatologist developed. Tested on people, not animals. Formulated without parabens and phthalates.
Massage a small amount over dampened face and neck. Rinse with warm water and pat dry. Follow with a Murad Step 2 treatment.

Precautions: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children.
Water (Aqua), Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Aminomethyl Propanol, Polysorbate 20, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Panthenol, Phospholipids, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl Palmitate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Ascorbic Acid, Chitosan, Rice Amino Acids, Zinc Aspartate, Allantoin, Sodium PCA, Lactose, Cellulose, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Propyl Gallate, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Limonene, Linalool, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Ferula Galbaniflua (Galbanum) Resin Oil, Fragrance (Parfum), Iron Oxides (CI 77492).

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MuradEnvironmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser
 
4.6

(based on 115 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Smells great (62)
  • Leaves clean feel (58)
  • Gentle (49)
  • Improves skin texture (46)
  • Balances skin (41)

Cons

  • Doesn't remove makeup (4)
  • Doesn't work (3)
  • Dries out skin (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (76)
  • Sensitive skin (34)
  • All skin types (27)
  • Combination skin (22)
  • Dry skin (13)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (33), Beauty conscious (24), Budget shopper (18), Survivalist / minimalist (14), Beauty expert (4)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (18), Dry (14), Normal (12)

Reviewed by 115 customers

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5.0

Favorite cleanser

By Abby

from Norfolk, VA

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

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

    Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

    This cleanser always makes my skin looks bright and feel very clean.

     
    5.0

    I would buy this product again

    By Katie

    from Lakewood Ca

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types

      Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

      Love this product can't go without it

       
      2.0

      dries my skin

      By Livi

      from garland texas

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Pros

      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

      • Doesn't Remove Makeup
      • Dries Out Skin

      Best Uses

      • Oily Skin

      Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

      I used my rewards points to buy this product because my exuviance facewash was drying my skin out and I needed a new one. I figured Murad is such a reputable brand that I can't go wrong. Honesty, to me it's not better than a drug store face wash. It was ok at first... i didn't have any complaints. But after using it for several months my skin is so dry and blotchy. I recently switched brands and my skin is clearing up

       
      5.0

      AMAZING

      By Bri

      from gambrills, md

      Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

      i LOVE this! i'm usually very picky about what i use on my face, because it's my face & i care about its appearance. but i got a facial and the ET suggested that i use this twice a day and my face looks and feels amazing! and it's happened over a short period of time. a little goes a long way, so it's well worth the money.

       
      5.0

      Great face wash

      By MissChristi

      from Washington, DC

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

        I don't like to spend a ton of money on products, but this product is exceptional.

        I was using Neutrogena cleanser, which for some reason dried out my oily skin. Then I bought Cetaphil cleanser, which left me feeling greasy.

        I decided to try the Murad Vitamin C Cleanser a few months ago when Ulta had a promotion. At first I was hesitant because this product is expensive, however, I love it! It cleans very well and does not irritate my skin.

         
        5.0

        I would buy it again

        By Patriot girl

        from Tampa

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types
          • Daily Use

          Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

          Great product

           
          5.0

          Falling in love with it. My skin tone is getting brighter.

          By DH Mama

          from Phx

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Gentle
          • Improves Skin Texture
          • Not Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Skin Types
            • Daily Use
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

            Love it

             
            3.0

            disappointing

            By jaydin

            from michigan

            Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

            i expected a lot from this product, it definily cleans my face, it leaves it very clean but it does nothing for me. the toner that goes with it does nothing too.

             
            5.0

            Great cleanser

            By Myriam W

            from Apple Valley, Ca

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Balances Skin
            • Leaves Clean Feel

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

              I use every morning and night

               
              5.0

              Holy Grail

              By Jen Rick

              from Mason, Ohio

              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
                • Dry Skin
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Cleanser:

                I can't go without this cleanser. It smells great, doesn't break you out, it actually clears up break outs. My skin feels smooth and clean after I use it.

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                • Q:

                  Is this product for sensitive skin?
                  Asked on 3/29/2016 by Crystal71

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    That can depend on what you are sensitive to. This is a great, gentle cleanser that won't dry skin. It's filled with antioxidants which will help strengthen the surface layer of the skin which is good for those who are sensitive.

                    Answered on 3/29/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                • Q:

                  Will this help with acne?
                  Asked on 2/21/2016 by Amber

                  1 answer

                • Q:

                  I have oily skin and tried a foaming cleanser which dried me so bad it was horrible and i only used it once- is this a foaming cleanser? and will it dry me out?
                  Asked on 1/11/2016 by Mannie- from Arlington, TX

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    This is not a foaming cleanser. It provides a creamy lather that will not dry out the skin.

                    Answered on 1/19/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                • Q:

                  I have slightly oily skin & a lot of products make me breakout. I do not like to use acne wash a lot because it dries me out. My skin is starting to get dull. Would this product & the astringent work for me? Would it cause breakouts? I know I would not be able to use the Vitamin C moisturizers, which would make me breakout.
                  Asked on 11/3/2015 by Want to look my Best! from Gilbert, AZ

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, these both would be a great option for you.

                    Answered on 11/10/2015 by Brand Expert from Murad
                • Q:

                  What size is this? Maybe I'm missing it....but, I don't see it listed anywhere....
                  Asked on 5/20/2014 by melissa from greer, sc

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    This product's size is 6.75 oz.

                    Answered on 5/20/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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