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Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel

Exuviance

Purifying Cleansing Gel

Item #: 5013707 Size: 7.2 oz

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Unwanted makeup, dirt, and surface oils are no match for this exclusive poly and alpha-hydroxy acid formula this cleansing gel, washes impurities away and leaves skin clean, smooth, and soft.
Moisten hands and face. Apply product onto fingertips and massage onto face and neck using an upward circular motion. Rinse thoroughly with warm water, and pat dry. Use in the morning and the evening.

Precautions: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children.
Water, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, TEA-Lauryl Sulfate, Propylene Glycol, Gluconolactone, Glycolic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Isopropylparaben, Isobutylparaben, Butylparaben, PEG-120 Methyl Glucose Dioleate, Benzophe

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ExuviancePurifying Cleansing Gel
 
4.5

(based on 209 reviews)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (184)
  • Gentle (165)
  • Balances skin (135)
  • Not greasy (129)
  • Improves skin texture (122)

Cons

  • Dries out skin (9)
  • Irritates skin (9)
  • Bad smell (6)
  • Doesn't remove makeup (6)
  • Doesn't work (4)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (99)
  • Combination skin (91)
  • Sensitive skin (80)
  • All skin types (65)
  • Acne-prone skin (40)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (90), Budget shopper (84)

Reviewed by 209 customers

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5.0

My favorite!

By Lainie

from Long Island, NY

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Oily Skin

    Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

    I generally find something that works for me and stick with it. I have oily skin and this cleanser is the best I've used ever. It makes me feel clean, controls my oil along side other products I use. May cost more than drug store brands but so worth it.

     
    5.0

    I love it.

    By me

    from Utica, NY

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

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

      Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

      A number of months ago my Mary Kay dealer retired. So I started looking around for another face cleanser. I found this product and absolutely love it! No oily smell, cleans well, and no more blemishes! I highly recommend it.

       
      5.0

      The best!

      By Tracy

      from Richmond, vA

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Combination Skin

        Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

        use this twice daily, really helped clear up red sensitive areas on my face

         
        5.0

        Great face wash

        By Stevie

        from Newport Beach CA

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Combination Skin
          • Daily Use

          Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

          I have been using this product for several years and love it! Leaves face feeling really clean and soft! I have never had any problems with breakouts or other skin irritations with Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel. Highly recommend!!

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Best facial product ever!

          By Ashley

          from Winter Park, Florida

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Combination Skin
            • Dry Skin
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

            I went into Ulta and an employee came up to me and asked me about my dryness and what I do to help it. I told her I just use neutrogena to take my makeup off and wash my face three times a week. She then showed me this product that washes my face, helps with my dryness AND takes my makeup off all in one go. At first I just thought it was an expensive product that she was trying to push a sale but I bought it and I've been using it just like she told me (morning and night) and also started exfoliating twice a week and moisturizing after each face wash and my face has never felt better! The dryness in my T-zone was horrible and always noticeable when I wear makeup and lately I've gotten tons of compliments about how nice and smooth my face looks! The dryness is gone, if not almost gone! I've recommended this product to two people already and I've only had it a little over a week!

             
            4.0

            So far impressed

            By Nathan N.

            from King of Prussia

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Gentle
            • Improves Skin Texture
            • Leaves Clean Feel
            • Smells Great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types
              • Combination Skin

              Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

              I was looking for a new great quality face wash, I'm a man but I find many male focused products are either to harsh or ineffective. I was a bit concerned when I saw how much product you get for I believe 32$. I then realized you only need a tiny pea sized amount, the formula is extreamly concentrated. A little goes a long way. This product is soap free so my skin has no residue or yucky feeling after use it's great! I have very sensitive skin and this product didn't dry my skin out! I was very hasadent beacaue of the acids, but it works great! Just make sure your using a heavy moisturizer after use to ensure your skin won't dry out.

               
              4.0

              A Bit Drying

              By Sam loves Dogs

              from Sarasota FL

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Pros

              • Improves Skin Texture
              • Leaves Clean Feel

              Cons

              • Bad Smell
              • Dries Out Skin

              Best Uses

              • Acne-Prone Skin
              • Combination Skin
              • Oily Skin

              Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

              This cleanser is very effective and removes makeup well. It also leaves the face very smooth due to it's exfoliating properties. However, used on a daily basis it left my skin very dry and a bit red. I also did not care for the medicinal smell of it. It may be okay as an alternating cleanser but it's a bit too harsh for my skin on a regular basis. Would probably be great for someone a bit less sensitive but did not love the creamy cleanser either. Contemplating returning.

               
              4.0

              I would buy again

              By Amy

              from NJ

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Gentle
              • Leaves Clean Feel
              • Not Greasy

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

                  Really liked this

                   
                  5.0

                  great cleanser !

                  By ashley rose

                  from Nashville tn

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

                    I was happy to be able to get this product & try it when it was discounted because I will be a return buyer to this cleanser !

                     
                    5.0

                    Great Cleanser

                    By Amy

                    from Cleveland, OH

                    About Me Brand Buyer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Gentle
                    • Leaves Clean Feel

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Dry Skin

                      Comments about Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel:

                      Love this cleanser! Left my skin feeling clean and soft. Does not dry out your skin which is huge since the winter has left my skin very dry!

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                      • Q:

                        I have really bad acne,congested pores. should I use the Purifying cleanser or the clarifying cleanser
                        Asked on 3/19/2017 by Oddie from FLORIDA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          For your skin concerns, we'd recommend Exuviance Clarifying Facial Cleanser. It's a soap-free cleanser, specifically created for problematic skin. This foaming formula dissolves impurities such as makeup, dirt and excess oil and reduces bacteria that can trigger a breakout. A blend of Salicylic and Mandelic Acids exfoliates pores to clarify and help control oiliness, while the antiaging Polyhydroxy Acid formulation helps maintain skin's natural pH balance.

                          Answered on 3/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                      • Q:

                        What is the percentage of glycolic acid?
                        Asked on 2/20/2017 by jamjam from Oklahoma City, OK

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Exuviance Purifying Cleansing is formulated with less than 1% Glycolic Acid along with Polyhydroxy Acids to soothe and improve skin texture.

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

                        I recently bought this product and I'm wondering if I should switch to the gentle cleansing cream.

                        For about two weeks , twice a day morning and night I've washed my face with the purifying gel then use the soothing toner followed by the protective day cream during the day and hydrogel night cream at night. At first my face broke out which I think was the purging because it seems to clear day by day and my skin has a glow to it but my skin is peeling horrible it's like a desert . Not sure which product is causing the dryness . Should I switch to the gentle cleansing cream? Will switching just that product in my regimine aid with the dry flakey skin I'm having ? Please help . My skin seems to be improving but the dryness is terrible
                        Asked on 2/3/2017 by Mary from Fairfax ,VA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          To address the dryness you're experiencing, we recommend reducing the frequency of use. Try using Exuviance Soothing Toning Lotion once per day, or every other day.
                          If your dryness persists, try reducing usage of Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel to once a day or incorporating Exuviance Gentle Cleansing Cream.

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

                        What is the difference between the cleansing gel and the bioactiv wash?
                        Asked on 1/20/2017 by Deb from Harrisburg pa

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel is an anti-aging gel cleanser with Alpha and Polyhydroxy Acids that helps soothe and improve the skin's texture. Exuviance Age Reverse BioActiv Wash is a foaming, soap-free facial cleanser that exfoliates and encourages cell turnover with a potent Polyhydroxy Acid/ Bionic blend.

                          Answered on 1/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                      • Q:

                        I have really dry skin, but, also have problematic skin (clogged pores, cystic acne with occasional whitehead). Would this Purifying Cleansing Gel work for me withOUT over drying my skin? If so, any suggestions?
                        Asked on 1/16/2017 by Candace from Dallas,tx

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel works to gently wash away makeup, surface oils and impurities without altering skin's natural moisture balance. It's non-drying and gentle to skin.

                          Answered on 1/17/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                      • Q:

                        What is the difference between this cleansing gel and the gentle cleansing creme?
                        Asked on 11/20/2016 by Skincraze from Fort Lauderdale, FL

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel is formulated for those with normal or combination skin types. For those with a more sensitive complexion, we recommend Exuviance Gentle Cleanse Creme.

                          Answered on 11/28/2016 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                      • Q:

                        Is this line as a whole cruelty free?
                        Asked on 9/21/2016 by Angelique from Waldorf, MD

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Exuviance does not use raw materials derived from "specified risk materials" of animals, including cows (bovine) or other ruminants and, therefore, there is no Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) risk. In addition, Exuviance does not use any ingredients derived from sheep (ovine), pigs (porcine), or goats (caprine).

                          Exuviance may use certain ingredients that are produced by animals, for example, beeswax (produced by bees), lanolin (found in the wool of sheep), lactobionic acid (oxidized form of cow's milk sugar/lactose), silk (from the cocoon of the silkworm) and N-acetyl glucosamine, (an ingredient derived from the shells of marine animals) which are a bi-product of the food industry. There is no risk of BSE transmission from these materials as well.

                          Exuviance does not conduct animal testing or solicit animal testing on our behalf, except where required by law, for its marketed skin care products including the Exuviance and CoverBlend brands. All routine product safety and claim support testing is carried out on human volunteers or using in vitro models.

                          Answered on 9/28/2016 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                      • Q:

                        Will this product help prevent whiteheads
                        Asked on 6/1/2015 by lily from Phoenix, AZ

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel does offer a deep clean to remove impurities but we would recommend Exuviance Moisturizing Antibacterial Facial Cleanser for help with more oily/acne-prone skin. Our Antiabacterial Cleanser reaches deep into pores to dissolve impurities and help reduce problematic bacteria.

                          Answered on 6/2/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                      • Q:

                        What's the difference between this and the moisturizing antibacterial wash?
                        Asked on 8/31/2014 by Ash from New Orleans, la

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          The two cleansers are similar. Both feature a foaming gel formula that is suitable for all skin types and are formulated with AHAs to brighten skin, improve skin texture, and combat the signs of aging. Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel is formulated with Glycolic Acid (AHA) and Gluconolactone (PHA), while Moisturizing Antibacterial Wash is formulated with Gluconolactone (PHA) alone. Moisturizing Antibacterial Wash is especially ideal for acne-prone skin, as it helps reduce problematic bacteria.

                          Answered on 9/2/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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