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Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser

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Item #: 2082345

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MuradAcne Complex Clarifying Cleanser
 
4.4

(based on 270 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (208)
  • Gentle (146)
  • Not greasy (145)
  • Balances skin (132)
  • Improves skin texture (128)

Cons

  • Dries out skin (34)
  • Irritates skin (17)
  • Doesn't remove makeup (14)
  • Doesn't work (5)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (134)
  • Acne-prone skin (120)
  • Oily skin (108)
  • Combination skin (97)
  • Sensitive skin (81)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (101), Brand buyer (99), Beauty conscious (19), Survivalist / minimalist (12)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (19), Oily (14), Normal (3)

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4.0

Can FEEL it working

By Meg

from Logan, UT

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Smells Great
  • Works Effectively

Cons

  • Dries Out Skin

Best Uses

  • Inflammatory Acne
  • Moderate Acne

Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

I have tried a lot of acne products- I've had problems with my skin for about 10 years now,I tried this cleanser at a friends and within a few days of using it, noticed an improvement. So I finally caved and bought my own. With this cleanser, a little goes a long way. It only takes a small amount to work up a good lather on my face, and I started to see noticeable improvement a few days after starting to use it regularly. On its own, it is a bit drying, but so is every other cleanser- Get a good moisturizer, problem solved. I love this product, and my skin continues to improve as I keep using it

 
5.0

Awesome product

By Slothy Brittany

from Sycamore, iL

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Hydrates Skin
  • Minimizes Pores
  • Soothing
  • Works Effectively

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Adult Acne
    • Blackheads & Whiteheads
    • Moderate Acne

    Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

    I have tried so many products for my acne, this stuff is the best of the best!

     
    5.0

    I love this face wash

    By simplebeauty

    from New Plymouth ID

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Leaves skin feeling clean
    • Smells Great
    • Soothing
    • Works Effectively

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Adult Acne
      • DAILY
      • Inflammatory Acne

      Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

      I was hesitant to spend more than twenty dollars on face wash but this product is worth the price. I only use about a pea sized amount every morning so it will last for a long time. When I get a blemish it used to take all week to heal but since starting to use this product I notice the blemish in almost completely gone in half the time.

       
      4.0

      Favorite Cleanser

      By Kristen

      from Boston, MA

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Leaves skin feeling clean
      • Soothing
      • Works Effectively

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Adult Acne
        • Moderate Acne

        Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

        I have been using this cleanser for over a year now and I have nothing but love for it. It is pricey, but you can easily control how much product you use. The bottle doesn't waste product and one will usually last me about 4+ months. I am 20 and have moderate-mild acne and it feels very soothing on the face. I do not think it has a bad smell. Murad is an amazing brand.

         
        4.0

        Good product, worth the money

        By Pooks

        from Macedonia, ohio

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Moisturizes
        • Non-Greasy
        • Soothes Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Enlarged Pores
          • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
          • Redness/ Blotchiness
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Uneven Skin Tone

          Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

          I use this morning and night and within a week saw a huge difference in my skin. Hate the price but I can't complain when it comes to the effectiveness of this product. The smell is very medicine or clinical but the product is not overly drying and you get used to it

          • Skin Type:
          • Combination
           
          5.0

          It's amazing !

          By Renee

          from Indiana

          Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

          I always had breakouts. I've tried everything to clear my skin. From natural remedies, drug store & proactive. Nothing seemed to work. I picked this up and within a week, my skin was clear. When I get breakouts, they are really tiny now. I absolutely love this product!

          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          um

          By nes

          from Alabama

          Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

          Used it once. Next morning my skin broke out in a rash, with bumps, and was extremely red. I really hope this doesn't last long. Never using this again

           
          5.0

          I would buy this product again

          By Auds Play

          from Burke, VA

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Non-Greasy
          • Smells Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

            My teens and I use this cleanser. Works great on their skin reducing or breaks and helps maintain my clear skin.

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Love this product

            By Nina

            from Boston, ma

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

                  Love this product

                  • Skin Type:
                  • Oily

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Really great product

                  By Dev

                  from Morrow, Ohio

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Pros

                  • Lightweight
                  • Non-Greasy
                  • Smells Great
                  • Softens Skin

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Murad Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser:

                    I started using this product at the beginning of this year and I have to say, I love it. I'm 24 and still get acne and have pretty oily skin. As long as I use this product 3-4 times a week my skin is great. If you want to spend a little extra money the exfoliator is amazing as well. If I end up breaking out I just dab some of that on my acne and its gone in about 3 days (as long as you don't touch it). I'm not a fan of the face lotion but I do love the above stated. Definitely recommend this!!

                    • Skin Type:
                    • Oily

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                    • Q:

                      Is this product safe to use with my Clarisonic Mia?
                      Asked on 2/13/2015 by Brenda from Florida

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        Yes, this cleanser performs wonderfully with all Clarisonic facial cleansing devices!

                        Answered on 2/13/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      How often should I use this product?
                      Asked on 1/16/2015 by Aleeexxx from Torrance, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        This cleanser is gentle enough for twice daily use.

                        Answered on 1/22/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Does this also help with acne scars as well as the most recent acne?
                      Asked on 12/10/2014 by Marie Beauty from New Jersey

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        Yes, the active ingredient, Salicylic Acid, provides light exfoliation to improve skin texture, tone, and clarity, as well as helps to clear pores of acne-causing bacteria and debris for a clearer complexion and more even skin tone.

                        Answered on 12/12/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Is this product tested on animals?
                      Asked on 10/26/2014 by Jess

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        No, it is not. Murad is committed to protecting animals by testing products on people, by using ingredients that have not been animal tested and by supporting and sponsoring animal rescue groups and oceanographic teaching institutions.

                        Answered on 10/28/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Approximately how long should the 12 ounce bottle last if used twice a day?
                      Asked on 8/19/2014 by brr from dallas

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        If you are using Clarifying Cleanser morning and night, it should last between 2-3 months depending on if you are using a pea size amount or dime size amount of product.

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

                      How soon will I see results? I understand that all skin is different, but on average, how long will it take?
                      Asked on 7/28/2014 by COS

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        92% of users experienced a reduction in acne breakouts in just 3 days (when used in combination with Acne Complex products Clarifying Cleanser, Skin Perfecting Lotion, Acne Spot Treatment).

                        Answered on 7/30/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Does this product remove blackheads?
                      Asked on 5/28/2014 by Debi from US

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        The active ingredient, Salicylic Acid, helps to exfoliate the skin to unclog pores and eliminate blackheads and also helps to eliminate blemish-causing bacteria on the skin.

                        Answered on 5/28/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Is the Acne Complex Clarifying Cleanser Non-GMO?
                      Or does it contain GMO's?
                      Do you have a face wash that is Non-GMO?
                      Asked on 4/25/2014 by T.A. from Indianapolis, IN

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        This cleanser is GMO-free. The entire Murad product line is GMO-free.

                        Answered on 5/1/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      size of tube?
                      Asked on 3/30/2014 by Rose from ND

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        This product's size is 6.75 oz.

                        Answered on 3/31/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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