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Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash

Philosophy

The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash

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Daily exfoliation is vital to healthy-looking skin. Award-winning microdelivery "30-second cleansing mini peel" with micro-exfoliating beads gently buffs away dead skin and impurities to reveal a smoother, brighter, more even complexion as it cleanses and lightly tones. Perfect for all skin types, including aging and sensitive skin.

Apply to slightly damp face and massage for 30-60 seconds. Rinse thoroughly.
Aqua/Water/Eau, Solum Diatomeae/Diatomaceous Earth/Terre De Diatomees, Sodium Cocoyl Apple Amino Acids, Glycerin,Acrylates/Steareth-20 Methacrylate Copolymer, Acrylates Copolymer, Decyl Glucoside, Disodium Cocoamphodiacetate, Phenoxyethanol, Lauryl Glucoside, Lithium Magnesium Sodium Silicate, Polysorbate 20, Hexylene Glycol, Sodium Hydroxide, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Extract, Limonene, Decylene Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Panthenol, Tetrasodium Edta, 1,2-Hexanediol, Ascorbyl Glucoside, Borago Officinalis Seed Oil, Tocopherol, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Tocotrienols, Triolein, Trilinolein, Magnesium Nitrate, Methylisothiazolinone, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Magnesium Chloride.

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PhilosophyThe Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash
 
4.5

(based on 308 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (253)
  • Improves skin texture (243)
  • Gentle (190)
  • Not greasy (146)
  • Smells great (143)

Cons

  • Irritates skin (17)
  • Dries out skin (16)
  • Doesn't remove makeup (13)
  • Doesn't work (11)
  • Bad smell (6)

Best Uses

  • All skin types (139)
  • Daily use (120)
  • Combination skin (104)
  • Sensitive skin (63)
  • Oily skin (55)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (147), Budget shopper (117)

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5.0

Love this product. Gentle for my sensitive skin.

By pcp

from Vermont

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All Skin Types
    • Combination Skin
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

    Use during shower

     
    5.0

    Favorite product

    By Alli

    from WI

    Pros

    • Balances Skin
    • Improves Skin Texture

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin
      • Combination Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

      This stuff was a life saver for my skin. It exfoliates just enough without drying your skin out. I was having issues with dry patches that caused acne (from using a product my skin didnt like), and this took care of it within about 3 days and really evened out my skin texture. Best!

       
      5.0

      Love New Formula!

      By REDD

      from Orlando, FL

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

        I was super nervous when I saw there was a new formula.I suffer from hormonal acne and I have super sensitive skin. First let me say I love the original formula. I can use it everyday and I loved the fact that is was fragrance free. So when I first used this with a citrus smell I thought I was going to break out or rash up, but I did NOT! It smells great and I can still use it everyday. I have tried multiple times trying to find cheaper exfoliating washes, but I always come back to this one. It is the only one gentle enough to use everyday!

         
        5.0

        Excellent Product!!!

        By Ally

        from Porterville, Ca

        Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

        I have been searching for a fash wash since my skin has gotten greasier is more dull in my 30s. I have read articles and watched youtube videos. I decided to buy this not realizing that I could use it daily. First use and my skin ACTUALLY LOOKED CLEAN!!! It was also bright. My skin didn't get super greasy after using it either. If you fight with oily skin I highly recommend this daily face wash

         
        3.0

        New Formula :-(

        By CK

        from NJ

        Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

        The original was amazing! The new formula has a strong citrus scent and is thicker.

        Pros
        Thickness
        clears pores
        good for sensitive skin
        daily use

        Cons
        thickness and bottle design-I take the cap off to get it out!
        Smell

         
        5.0

        Second Time Buying

        By Robbie 74

        from New York state

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Gentle
        • Improves Skin Texture
        • Leaves Clean Feel

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types
          • Daily Use

          Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

          I use this every other day. I don't wear foundation anymore but I find this helps remove any dry skin. Just remember to moisturize afterwards.

           
          5.0

          Love it

          By Luv2bshopping

          from Phoenix

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Combination Skin
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

            I love this. I use it every morning and it smells good and makes my skin feel soft and glowy. Definitely safe for sensitive skin. I only use a little bit. A little goes a long way. I will continue to buy this, as I have been waiting to try it for a while. I love purity and use it every night. Great combo.

             
            4.0

            Buy again

            By T Moore

            from Greenville

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Improves Skin Texture
            • Leaves Clean Feel
            • Not Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types

              Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

              I use daily

               
              5.0

              I like it

              By Kristy

              from Bay Area

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Oily Skin
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

                I was looking for something comparable to another product I had gotten that is not available in us and this hit the mark!!!

                 
                5.0

                Reliable product

                By Glo

                from Issaquah, WA

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • All Skin Types
                  • Daily Use

                  Comments about Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash:

                  Worth the money because it works. The new formula is a definite improvement. I'm a Philosophy girl!

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                  • Q:

                    I already have a Juice Beauty cleanser I like but is this like a scrub or is this a facial cleanser as well?? I'm confused because I would like a good scrub but don't know if it would be the same as simply using a cleanser
                    Asked on 11/29/2017 by Anya from US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No, the Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash is not a scrub. It is a unique formula that helps to polish and scrub away impurities and the buildup of dead skin cells with mild exfoliation for daily use.

                      Answered on 12/3/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                  • Q:

                    How frequent can i use this product. I felt it a little harsh when using it every morning.
                    Asked on 11/28/2017 by puri from US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash is formulated to be gentle enough to use daily. However, if you are experiencing some irritation, you may need to contact Philosophy Customer Development center 1-800-568-3151

                      Answered on 12/3/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                  • Q:

                    I have alot of clogged pores, oily T-zone, and acne on my checks, and a lot of descoloration and acne marks from previous acne, will this product help?
                    Asked on 11/20/2017 by Abby from undisclosed

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No, the Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash helps to scrub away impurities and the buildup of dead skin cells - skin feels clean and hydrated and looks more even-toned. We would recommend the Purity Made Simple Exfoliating Clay Mask, it helps draw out impurities, scrub away blackheads and shrink the look of pores.

                      Answered on 11/22/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                  • Q:

                    Can I use this with my Clarisonic?
                    Asked on 11/19/2017 by Kate from Des Moines, Ia

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No, it is not recommended to use the Clarisonic with The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash, due to irritation.

                      Answered on 11/21/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                  • Q:

                    I have dry skin on my face but my t-zone is often very oily. Will this make oily skin worse?
                    Asked on 8/4/2017 by Kelsey from Denver

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No, The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash gently cleanse and polish the skin to reveal brighter and even-toned skin.

                      Answered on 8/17/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                  • Q:

                    Does this product remove makeup as well as Purity Made Simple or do I need to use a cleanser first?
                    Asked on 7/21/2017 by Danielle from MD

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash is best used by removing the make-up and then applying the Exfoliating wash to the face.

                      Answered on 7/24/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                  • Q:

                    does this product contain plastic micro beads?
                    Asked on 6/29/2017 by J from undisclosed

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No, the Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash contains Diatomaceous earth, a finely ground natural material.

                      Answered on 6/29/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                  • Q:

                    I two dark spots on my cheeks,Melasma I believe? Will this product help to make these spots disappear?
                    Asked on 5/23/2017 by mimi from Porterville, ca

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Because Melasma is a diagnosed skin condition, we always recommend that you check with your physician before using any new products.

                      Answered on 5/24/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                  • Q:

                    What product from this line would you use for acne prone skin yet sensitive combo skin?
                    Asked on 5/19/2017 by makeeupjunkieee from NY, US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash is not recommended for use on Acne prone skin. You may want to try the Clear Days Ahead line for Acne prone skin. Also the Purity Made Simple Facial cleanser is great for all skin types.

                      Answered on 5/23/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
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