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MuradAcne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++
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Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++

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MuradAcne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++
 
4.2

(based on 155 reviews)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Effective (83)
  • Easy to use (80)
  • Hydrates skin (43)
  • Minimizes pores (31)
  • Non-greasy (28)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (16)
  • Dries out skin (5)
  • Pricey / poor value (5)
  • Thick (3)

Best Uses

  • Adult acne (38)
  • Moderate acne (38)
  • Daily use (30)
  • Oily skin (24)
  • Blackheads & whiteheads (17)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (52), Brand buyer (44), Beauty conscious (19), Survivalist / minimalist (6), Beauty expert (5)
    • Skin Type:
    • Oily (21), Combination (11)

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4.0

LOVE THIS

By Tessa

from Lynchburg VA

About Me Beauty Expert

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Mattifies
  • Non-Greasy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

    love this!! I have been using this Mattifier every day for years. it only takes a little bit and the added sunscreen is a plus. my husband even uses it :)

    • Skin Type:
    • Oily
     
    5.0

    Amazing

    By Kt

    from Newburgh IN

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

      Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

      I use this daily and love it. It keeps my oily skin under control. Gets rid of my acne.

      • Skin Type:
      • Combination
       
      5.0

      Major awesomeness

      By Linda

      from Denver

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Moisturizes
      • Non-Greasy
      • Softens Skin

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

        Tried many and this has worked and makes my face feel good without feeling greasy

        • Skin Type:
        • Oily

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Best moisturizer ever!

        By AllisonC

        from Nampa, ID

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Moisturizes
        • Non-Greasy
        • Softens Skin
        • Soothes Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Enlarged Pores

          Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

          I have never actually purchased moisturizer. I am always getting samples of moisturizer and every kit you buy comes with a moisturizer. The first time I tried this, it came with the kit. I have repurchased it twice now. It really does "mattify". I will say, it's a little bit on the thick side, so I add a drop of tea tree oil to it, and it's the perfect consistency.

          • Skin Type:
          • Oily
           
          5.0

          A Must for Oily Skin

          By raylynn

          from pennsylvania

          Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

          As a sufferer of relentless oily skin who has tried every product and always been let down, this one is the best out there! It actually helps you stay matte for a lot longer than I would be without it, and you can use it on normal/dry areas and it is not over drying. I put it on my whole face after washing in the morning and before starting my makeup. It never caused me any redness, irritation, or breakouts as so many do. It's pricey I guess but hey it just the job! And its a small bottle (under 3 oz) but lasts me months when applying every day, so not a bad deal at all. I would recommend this to anyone with oily and/or very acne prone skin.

           
          5.0

          my skin thrives on this product!

          By B. Fox

          from Petaluma, ca

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Non-Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

            I use this every morning and it keeps me shine-free all day.
            This item is so great because with keeping my oil production @ bay, I break-out way less. This product is the first product that I have used that did what it said and helped make my terrible acne, oil, black head skin noticeably better! will NEVER use anything else.

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination
             
            5.0

            ACTUALLY Controls Oil!!!

            By Tasha

            from Philadelphia, PA

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Moisturizes
            • Non-Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Reduce Oiliness

              Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

              This is by far the best oil-control moisturizer I have ever tried because it ACTUALLY does what it says!

              I always read reviews where everyone says they have "very oily skin" and a certain product lets them forgo blotting all day. For me, those products NEVER work like that. When I say I have super oily skin, I mean SUPER oily. As in, I am an oil slick two hours after applying mattifying EVERYTHING and need to blot about four times during the work day.

              However, I'm feeling like this Murad Mattifier is my holy grail!!! I've had it for a week now and it's been extremely humid, yet my blotting has now been reduced to one time a day!!!

              This product seriously moisturizes skin, but leaves your skin still feeling light and not greasy at all. BUY THIS.

              • Skin Type:
              • Oily
               
              5.0

              The only product you absolutely need this summer!!!

              By Austinite

              from Austin, TX

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Moisturizes
              • Non-Greasy
              • Softens Skin
              • Soothes Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Enlarged Pores
                • Oily Skin

                Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

                I was looking for a good primer that would work on my very oily skin when I was recommended to use this product. I've been using it as a moisturizer every morning for about a week and I am so impressed! This product keeps my face from looking like an oily mess, but without over drying my face. I've actually stopped using my primer since I got this product.

                I encourage anyone that has oily skin to try this product! Not only does it keep my face control oil, but it protects my skin from the sun and from blemishes. This is the PERFECT product for the summer!

                cons- it kind of has a tiny hint of the sunscreen smell to it, but you can't smell it once you apply it to your face!

                • Skin Type:
                • Oily
                 
                5.0

                Love it!

                By Kix

                from lancaster, ca

                About Me Beauty Expert

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Non-Greasy
                • Softens Skin

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use

                  Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

                  I have extremely oily skin, especially my t zone and it's the only thing that controls it.

                  • Skin Type:
                  • Oily

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great!!

                  By Courtney

                  from Salam or

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Pros

                  • Matte

                  Cons

                  • Thick

                  Best Uses

                  • Oily Skin

                  Comments about Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++:

                  LOVE this product! I have very oily skin and always need to touch up my makeup at least 3 hour into wearing it. I tried MAC oil control lotion and it worked somewhat, but I decided to try this after hearing good things and I'm so glad I did!!! I use it before putting on my foundation and I dont have to touch up ONCE! My makeup lasted literally all day without being oily. Love this stuff! I will definitely buy again

                  • Skin Type:
                  • Oily

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                  • Q:

                    I have extremely oily skin and huge pores. Super oily. Will this work for me? Also, can you please tell me if I would use this before I apply ANYTHING, including a moisturizer.
                    Asked on 2/25/2015 by Ritz from Phoenix

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      In a clinical study, Murad Acne Complex Oil-Control Mattifier was proven to control oil for up to 8 hours! It is an ideal choice for those with oily skin to help balance oil production and minimize shine. It provides lightweight hydration, so use of an additional moisturizer is optional. Its silky texture will also help to minimize the appearance of enlarged pores.

                      Answered on 2/26/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Q:

                    Does this product has salicylic acid? I want to know because it breaks me out. And does this comes in a sample size?
                    Asked on 5/23/2014 by cooks from Dallas,Tx

                    1 answer

                  • Q:

                    How many ounces are in this?
                    Asked on 5/17/2014 by Sammi

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This product's size is 1.7 oz.

                      Answered on 5/19/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Q:

                    Would I use this product instead of a moisturizer? And before a primer?
                    Asked on 5/9/2014 by Makeupaddict from Chicago, IL

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, this product is step 3 - hydrate/protect - in your regimen, so it would be used as a moisturizer and sunscreen. Yes, apply it before your primer for best results.

                      Answered on 5/13/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Q:

                    Is it a moisturizer or sunscreen? Should i put sunscreen before or after?
                    Asked on 5/8/2014 by Ann from San Francisco

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This product serves as a mattifying treatment, lightweight hydrator, and sunscreen in one. If you desire sun protection beyond SPF 15, you can certainly layer a higher SPF product over this product.

                      Answered on 5/8/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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