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Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant

Dermalogica

Daily Microfoliant

Item #: 2152621 Size: 2.6 oz

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Dermalogica Microfoliant is a unique, rice-based enzyme powder activates upon contact with water, releasing Papain, Salicylic Acid and Rice Enzymes to smooth the skin and accelerate cell renewal. Their unique Skin Brightening Complex of Bearberry, Aspergillus, Grapefruit and Licorice helps to balance uneven skin pigmentation. Active agents derived from Rice Bran and Rice Extract help to regulate melanin production while micro-exfoliating dead cells. A super-soothing blend of Green Tea, Ginkgo and Colloidal Oatmeal calms inflammation, leaving the skin extraordinarily clear and refreshed. Gentle enough to use on a daily basis. Fragrance free. Professional recommendation advised.

How It Works:

  • Rice Bran and Rice Extract gently microfoliate skin surface to facilitate penetration of the Skin Brightening Complex.
  • Papain Enzyme and Salicylic Acid help dissolve excess surface cells.
  • Skin Brightening Complex of Licorice and Bearberry helps even skin tone.


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Dispense about a half teaspoon of powder into very wet hands, and create a creamy paste by rubbing hands together. Apply to face in circular motions, using care around the eye area. Massage gently for one minute, then rinse off thoroughly.
Microcrystalline Cellulose, Magnesium Oxide, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Sodium Lauroyl Glutamate, Colloidal Oatmeal, Disodium Lauryl Sulfosuccinate, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Starch, Allantoin, Papain, Salicylic Acid, Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, PCA, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Populus Tremuloides Bark Extract, Cyclodextrin, Lauryl Methacrylate/Glycol Dimethacrylate Crosspolymer, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Citric Acid.

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DermalogicaDaily Microfoliant
 
4.7

(based on 472 reviews)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Improves skin texture (230)
  • Leaves clean feel (213)
  • Gentle (210)
  • Effective (165)
  • Easy to use (158)

Cons

  • Messy (20)
  • Doesn't remove makeup (10)
  • Bad smell (9)
  • Doesn't work (7)
  • Pricey / poor value (7)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (283)
  • All skin types (126)
  • Oily skin (104)
  • Sensitive skin (97)
  • Combination skin (79)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (236), Budget shopper (150), Beauty conscious (10), Survivalist / minimalist (7)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (99), 30 minutes (64), 1+ hour (5)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (14)

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2.0

Ehhh...

By Keiterra

from Fayetteville

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Not Effective

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Men
    • Women

    Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

    This product was useless for me. I should've known an exfoliant I can use daily would be too gentle for me. I didn't see any worthy results... It was very costly for the results to be unnoticeable. I gave it to a friend to see if it worked out for her. Haven't asked her about it though.

    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 Minutes
     
    5.0

    This is the best!!!

    By Beautybish

    from Mississippi

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Effective
    • Good Value
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Cleans pores
      • Daily Use
      • Dry skin
      • Men
      • Women

      Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

      This product is amazing! It is the only thing that helps the dry patches on my cheeks and it also cleans out your pores! It leaves your skin very soft and smooth!!

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 10 Minutes
       
      4.0

      A gentle exfoliant.

      By S

      from Minneapolis

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Effective

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

        A very gentle exfoliant for skin that can be used daily. Helped clear is acne on my nose.

         
        5.0

        The Sample Convinced Me!

        By Organizer

        from Longview, WA

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Good Value

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

          My skin care routine takes 10 minutes; makeup another 10 or so. I love this product because it gently dissolves from a scrub to a paste on my face as I use it. Gentle and yet leaves my skin looking polished. Does the same job more gently as the product I used previously.

          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
          • 10 Minutes
           
          5.0

          Life changing product!

          By Ty

          from Portland, Oregon

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effective
          • Good Value
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Oily Skin
            • On-the-go
            • Women

            Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

            Life changing exfoliant! I use this nightly. Simply mix with a few drops of water and you have the most pleasant face scrub!

            • My Beauty Routine Takes:
            • 30 Minutes
             
            5.0

            Hands down - amazing product.

            By Mar

            from Norwood, MA

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Effective
            • Good Value

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

              The difference that this product line has made in my face is unbelievable. People are commenting on how fresh and bright I look.

              • My Beauty Routine Takes:
              • 30 Minutes
               
              5.0

              I would buy this product again

              By DC Ultra Girl

              from Washington DC

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight
              • Smells Great

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

                Facial maintenance

                • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                • 10 Minutes
                 
                5.0

                Will never be without it!

                By ulta girl

                from Gulfport MS

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Effective

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use

                  Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

                  Best scrub ever. Tired of other scrubs that dissolve the minute you put water to them. Having this in dry form helps control where I use it and how long I can "scrub". I use it daily, and when I have time I let it dry for a few minutes like a mask to get the full effect of the enzymes. Leaves my skin super smooth without drying it out.

                  • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                  • 30 Minutes
                   
                  5.0

                  Skin Like Velvet

                  By Cheetah Face

                  from Frederic, MD

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective
                  • Good Value

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use
                    • Men
                    • Oily Skin
                    • Women

                    Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

                    Only takes one or two uses to actually get acclimated to properly mixing the powder. Leaves skin SO smooth. Can tell it really helps clear the path for moisturizers to seep right into skin. Only downside is it faintly smells like baby formula, but only while actually on the face. The smell doesn't linger once rinsed off.

                    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                    • 30 Minutes
                     
                    5.0

                    The. Best.

                    By Nurse Nadia

                    from Exeter, Ca

                    About Me Budget Buyer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Effective
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Daily Use
                      • Men
                      • Oily Skin
                      • Women

                      Comments about Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant:

                      I am definitely a bargain buyer, but this is my one splurge. It is AMAZING. If I don't use it for even a single day, I can tell the difference because my makeup does not lay on my face as well. It is so gentle, but really effective. It leaves your face smooth and soft. I will be splurging on this over and over again. I have combo skin, some of my fave gets really dry, some really oily, but it works so well on every part, not leaving anything too dry or too oily, just leaving it perfect!

                      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                      • 10 Minutes

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                      • Q:

                        I use my Clarisonic with a gentle cleanser every night. If I use this scrub in the morning, will it be too harsh for my skin in combination with my Clarisonic routine?
                        Asked on 4/21/2016 by FlawlessFeline from Alexis , IL

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend using your Clarisonic less frequently while using Daily Microfoliant. You may use them together however, not every day. Adjust according to your skin's tolerance level.

                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 4/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        Can you use this with a retinol product at night also or should they not be used together?
                        Asked on 4/2/2016 by No

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. You may use these product on the same night as long and sensitivity does not develop. Closely monitor skin sensitivity levels, if dehydration develops try using every other night until your skin adjusts to the exfoliation. Be sure to use sun screen everyday and keep skin hydrated.

                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 4/4/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        Does this work to remove acne scars?
                        Asked on 3/27/2016 by tay from Indiana

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. Daily Microfoliant will help to fade hyperpigmentation and even skin tone. We also recommend using C-12 Pure Bright Serum to maximize benefits. Also, please use Oil Free Matte SPF30 during the day to protect from UV rays.

                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

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

                        My skin is combination with surface dryness and lots of texture on my cheeks I'm trying for a product that will smooth my texture so mybfoundatiin doesn't look so dry n textured. Will this work for me
                        Asked on 3/27/2016 by aimphil from bel air md

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. Daily Microfoliant will help to smooth the texture of your skin. This exfolaint is gentle enough to use daily. Also, making sure you have enough moisture and hydration on your skin will really make a difference. We recommend using MultiActive Toner, Skin Smoothing Cream and HydraBlur Primer to fix the concerns you are having.

                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 3/28/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        Is this product safe for individuals with cystic acne and large pores? Will the product get stuck in my pores and cause congestion?
                        Asked on 3/3/2016 by MelTells from Norcal

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. Daily Microfoliant is ok to use on cystic acne. You will also benefit from Charcoal Rescue Masque 2 times a week to detoxify and eliminate breakouts and congestion.

                          Kindest Regards,
                          The Education Team

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

                        I wondered if you apply the paste (once you add a few drops of water to the powder) to wet or dry skin?
                        Asked on 2/23/2016 by Kathy from Binghamton, NY

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. You skin should be clean and damp when Daily Microfoliant is applied. The mixture should be a frothy paste mixed with lots of water. Manipulate one skin for 1-2 minutes and rinse with water.

                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 2/23/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        I am new to using the dermologica products. I have tried the acne line and noticed it has dried my skin out a little. I have combination/oily skin in the T- area but closer to normal/dry skin on the rest of my face. I really liked the cleanser from the medibac line, would you suggest I use this with it or is this effective enough to use alone as a cleanser? what moisturizer would you suggest to go along with this?
                        Asked on 2/19/2016 by tay

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend using Clearing Skin Wash, Daily Microfoliant, Breakout Control and Skin Smoothing Cream. These products will help to prevent breakouts while balancing combination skin. For a full skincare routine include Charcoal Rescue Masque and MultiActive Toner.

                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 2/19/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        I love this product, but was recently diagnosed with Celiac Disease. This product contains Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein. Since it is in powder form, it is possible I would inhale the particles before applying to my face with water & therefore I can no longer use it. I hope Dermologica will work to find a replacement for the wheat to make the products gluten free.
                        Asked on 2/6/2016 by Autumn from San Jose, CA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. Please find below a list including all the retail products that contain grain derivatives. After completing Gluten Analysis testing on all of our wheat containing products the conclusion is that only one is suggested to be avoided by a gluten intolerant or Celiac. This is Extra Firming Booster.

                          Products that contain Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein include:
                          • Age Smart Complex
                          • Body Microfoliant
                          • Daily Microfoliant
                          • Extra Firming Booster
                          • Power Rich
                          • Silk Finish Conditioner
                          • Powerfoliant2
                          • Power Recovery Pack

                          Products that contain Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil or Extract
                          • Clearing Additive
                          • Daily Defense spf15
                          • Daily Clean Scrub
                          • Invigorating Shave Gel
                          • Pre-Shave Guard
                          • Renewal Lip Complex
                          • Revitalizing Additive
                          • Soothing Additive
                          • Soothing Shave Cream
                          • Climate Control

                          Products that contain Sodium Lauroyl Oat Amino Acids include:
                          • Intensive Eye Repair

                          Products with Humulus Lupus (Hops) Extract (many people that are sensitive or even allergic to wheat may also be sensitive to this & yeast:
                          • Essential Cleansing Solution

                          Yeast Extract (Faex) is found in:
                          • Age Reversal Eye Complex
                          • Age Smart Complex
                          • Clearing Mattifier
                          • Concealing Spot Treatment
                          • De-Cellerator
                          • Dynamic Skin Recovery SPF50
                          • Extra Firming Booster
                          • Extreme C
                          • MAP-15 Regenerator
                          • Oil Control Lotion
                          • Oil Free Matte SPF30
                          • Post Shave Balm
                          • Sebum Clearing Masque
                          • Super Rich Repair
                          • Power Rich

                          Kind Regards,
                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 2/8/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        I recently had a facial at dermalogica skin bar because of my intense breakout and the therapist recommend me to use this product. I started using this. I wanted to use a moisturiser after using it. At the beginning i used to use dermalogica skin smoothing cream, but it started to give me very little red bumps(very mild breakout) so,i stopped using the cream. My therapist used barrier repair moisturizer at the time of facial and it worked well. What moisturizer would be suitable for me now?
                        Asked on 2/5/2016 by Beautynbeast from NY

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. Barrier Repair is for sensitive skin and can be used by all skin types. If you tend to break out we recommend using a very small amount of this product to address dryness. As long as you do not use too much you should be ok with this product.
                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 2/8/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        Would this or the thermafoliant be the better exfoliant for combination skin with mild localized acne?
                        Asked on 2/1/2016 by lala

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. Daily Microfoliant would be a better option for acne prone skin. We do not recommend physical exfoliants on inflamed acne. Daily Microfoliant can be used everyday to help keep follicles clear. We also recommend using Charcoal Rescue Masque 1-2 times a week to maintain healthy, clear skin.

                          Kindest Regards,
                          The Education Team

                          Answered on 2/3/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
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