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Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser

Dermadoctor

Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser

Item #: 2161588 Size: 6.0 oz

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Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA acne cleanser is formulated to clear blemishes and work synergistically with your daily acne control regimen. This soothing, non-foaming formula is ideal for anyone looking to reduce excess oiliness, mattify shine or simply refresh their complexion. This soap free, oil free, pH balanced, buffered glycolic acid cleanser is enriched and enhanced by:

  • High level of salicylic acid (BHA)
  • Advanced polymer technology
  • Witch hazel
  • Allantoin


Skin stops acting out and blemishes are rapidly brought under control. Continued use provides positive reinforcement - keeping skin clear, radiant and free of unsightly blemishes. Appropriate for most skin types. Dermatologist tested & approved, allergy tested, non irritating, non-drying, non comedogenic, pH balanced, soap free, oil free, fragrance free, dye free, no animal testing. Formulated & filled in the U.S.A.

Use am & pm or as directed by a physician or skin care professional. Apply to dry skin and rub gently in a circular motion. Rinse with warm water. Lightly pat dry. Store at room temperature 59-86 degrees F / 15-30 degrees C.

Precautions: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If irritation occurs, discontinue use and consult a physician. Using other topical acne medications at the same time or immediately following use of this product may increase dryness or irritation of the skin. If this occurs, only one medication should be used unless directed by a doctor.

Sunburn Alert: This product contains an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a broad spectrum SPF 30 sunscreen, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterwards. People who are allergic to salicylates (found in aspirin) should not use products containing willow bark or salicylic acid. Pregnant or nursing women should talk to their doctor before using any products containing salicylic acid.
Active Ingredient: Salicylic Acid 2%.
Other Ingredients: Aqua (Water), Glycolic Acid, Sodium Glycolate, Sorbitol, Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate, Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Arachidyl Alcohol, Behenyl Alcohol, Arachidyl Glucoside, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Extract, Methyl Methacrylate/Glycol Dimethacrylate Crosspolymer, Allantoin, Disodium EDTA, Methylparaben, Propylparaben.

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DermadoctorAin't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser
 
4.2

(based on 162 reviews)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (110)
  • Balances skin (101)
  • Improves skin texture (93)
  • Not greasy (83)
  • Gentle (77)

Cons

  • Doesn't remove makeup (34)
  • Doesn't work (14)
  • Bad smell (13)
  • Dries out skin (13)
  • Irritates skin (9)

Best Uses

  • Acne-prone skin (107)
  • Daily use (78)
  • Combination skin (75)
  • Oily skin (60)
  • Sensitive skin (47)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (80), Brand buyer (57)

Reviewed by 162 customers

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4.0

1 week

By Mo

from Guthrie OK

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Balances Skin
  • Improves Skin Texture
  • Not Greasy

Cons

  • Bad Smell

Best Uses

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

Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

On dry skin is best results.

 
3.0

Love the product, hate the new bottle

By Nichole

from Lansing, MI

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Gentle
  • Leaves Clean Feel
  • Moisturizing
  • Not Greasy

Cons

  • Glass bottle

Best Uses

  • All Skin Types
  • Daily Use

Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

I have purchased this product before and I really like it. However dermadoctor has recently changed from a tube to a glass bottle and it is horrible. The glass bottle is not practical in the shower and I can't even imagine trying to travel with it. I use this with my Claraonic and trying to put cleanser on the brush in the shower is such a pain with the new pump bottle. The bottle is also smaller than the old tube size and I don't think that the price reflects this change in size. I also feel like a lot of cleanser will be lost when the bottle gets close to being empty. I am actually considering returning it to Ulta and getting a product that had a more user friendly bottle. Please dermadoctor go back to the old tube style bottle. (I would only recommended this to a friend if the bottle changed back to the tube).

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
2.0

Unsure if I'll buy again

By T

from Gilbert, AZ

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Balances Skin
  • Gentle
  • Leaves Clean Feel
  • Moisturizing
  • Not Greasy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

    I love this face cleaner!! However, I'm disappointed with a few things. First the new bottle, its now glass, which is not ideal for the shower or for travel. Plus there is less product than before, 6oz compared to the prior 7oz AND they raised the price $3.00. I love this cleaner and have used it for for about 7 years, however, I'm not sure I will keep buying it.

     
    4.0

    Love the product, HATE the new glass bottle!!!

    By Jenthespy91

    from Austin, TX

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

    • Glass bottle and pump is no bueno

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone Skin
    • Oily Skin
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

    I've always loved the product, it's the only product that controls my adult acne. I just HATE that they changed from a tube to a glass bottle with pump. The glass bottle is heavy and the pump doesn't always work. Please got back to the original packaging!!!!

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I will buy this product again and again.

    By Anna

    from Raleigh, NC

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types
      • Daily Use
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

      This is great! A must buy for younger skin with acne prone skin.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Love it!

      By Rosy

      from South Texas

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Pros

      • Balances Skin
      • Gentle
      • Great for cystic acne
      • Improves Skin Texture

      Cons

      • Expensive

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin
      • Combination Skin
      • Daily Use
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

      I was hopeless nothing worked on my cystic acne, I'm 42 and had more acne than my 2 teenagers, I was desperated and decided to try this face wash. I notice a difference on my skin after a week. My skin was in bad shape after 4 weeks of used I'm pleased to say that my skin is clear I have one pimple left. After a year trying to clear my skin I'm very happy with the results. I will buy it again. Give it a try you won't be disappointed.

       
      5.0

      Love the product, HATE THE CHANGE IN PACKAGING!!!

      By Mel

      from Rio Rancho, NM

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

        This product is the only item that helps with break outs on my chin and cheeks. The packaging changed from 8 oz. tube to 7 oz. glass bottle with pump. MAJOR FAIL!!! 1) When I received the item (twice) there was a ton of cleanser that leaked. 2) The pump stopped working after 2 months!! 3) There is no way to get out the last of the cleanser from the bottle. This is so inconvenient on a product that is great. There also has not been a price reduction for less product. Very disappointed in the packaging changes.

         
        4.0

        Best face soap ever

        By Gramma Carol

        from Fort Gratiot, Mi

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Balances Skin
        • Leaves Clean Feel
        • Moisturizing
        • Not Greasy

        Cons

        • Don't like bottle and pump soap comes in

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin
        • Combination Skin
        • Daily Use
        • Dry Skin
        • Oily Skin

        Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

        Soap works for all skin types. The pump on bottle is hard to use and bottle is now glass and no longer plastic

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Awesome product! Saved my skin.

        By Mgarza

        from Kingsville, tx

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Acne-Prone Skin
          • Combination Skin
          • Daily Use
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

          I've been trying to clear my acne for the last 4 months, I tried everything over the counter as well as prescription creams without success nothing helped me so I decided to try this face wash without high expectations, well let me tell you in two weeks 80% of my cystic acne is gone, I love this face wash and I'm planning to continue buying it. It's expensive but is worth every penny. What I do is follow the instructions and leave it on my skin a few minutes and then rinse. I'm grateful for this product! And would like to try the other products on the future. My face was a mess, cystic acne was very itchy and painful this face wash won't work over night but with regular use it will help you.

           
          4.0

          Pricy but worth it

          By Kathleen

          from Michigan

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Improves Skin Texture
          • Leaves Clean Feel
          • Not Greasy

          Cons

          • Bad Smell
          • Dries Out Skin

          Best Uses

          • Acne-Prone Skin
          • All Skin Types

          Comments about Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser:

          It was really hard for me to pay this much for a cleanser, but as of right now I'm happy I did. My skin appears to be clearing up after just a week of using it. I do have dry skin and it doesn't help with that but that was to be expected with an acne cleanser. I've tried many other cleansers which haven't worked nearly as well as this has in the short amount of time I've been using it. It recommends using twice a day, but I've been using once a day to not dry my skin out and it is still working well. Good purchase so far!!

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          • Q:

            I'm trying to find a good cleanser for my boyfriend. He's is 26 and has acne, oily skin, and gets real dry after he washes his face. What would be a good product recommendation for him?
            Asked on 4/6/2016 by gschw02 from Omaha, NE

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser would be the cleanser we'd suggest for those with blemish-prone, oily skin. Unlike some traditional acne facial washes, this one contains hydrating and soothing ingredients to help counteract dryness, so it's a great option for him based on your description of his skin type, condition, and concerns.

              Answered on 4/20/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
          • Q:

            I'm currently trying to find a product that will help clear up these red/brown marks on my face left from past blemishes & I was wondering what product I should buy to clear up the marks & if this is a product that would help clear them up? I don't break out as much anymore just a few bumps on my forehead & chin but for the most part the rest of my skin is smooth, it's just the marks left behind from past breakouts.
            Asked on 3/25/2016 by Astry from Beaufort,SC

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              The Ain't Misbehavin' line is to prevent acne. The Kakadu C line is best to clear hyperpigmentation.

              Answered on 4/5/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
          • Q:

            I have dry skin and hormonal acne, will this product dry out my skin too much even if I use heavy weight moisturizers?
            Asked on 12/26/2015 by Bunny from San Antonio, TX

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              This cleanser is the perfect option for you, since it is soap-free, non-drying, and pH-balanced. DermaDoctor states that it is suitable for most skin types.

              Answered on 12/30/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
          • Q:

            can you use a spin brush with this product ?
            Asked on 10/11/2015 by ruby from US

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              Yes, you can! The only type of cleanser to avoid when using a cleansing brush is one containing any exfoliating particles (such as scrubs), as this could over-exfoliate the skin and cause irritation.

              Answered on 10/12/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
          • Q:

            Will it clear blackheads
            Asked on 8/24/2015 by May from Texas

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              Yes, this cleanser is formulated with AHAs and BHAs to dissolve away dirt, oil, and debris from the pores, so it can help to eliminate and to prevent blackheads.

              Answered on 8/25/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
          • Q:

            Will it work on acne scars?
            Asked on 8/19/2015 by rubygg from Nevada

            1 answer

          • Q:

            What's the best moisturizer to accompany this product?
            Asked on 7/15/2015 by mwalker from melbourne, fl

            1 answer

          • Q:

            Will this product remove makeup?
            Asked on 6/27/2015 by L from Al

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              Because this product is formulated with hydroxy acids, we do not recommend using it to remove eye makeup. It can be used to remove face makeup.

              Answered on 6/30/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
          • Q:

            I have white heads all over my nose, chin, and around my lips. Will this cleanser help eliminate/prevent them?
            Asked on 6/1/2015 by Liliana from Glendale, AZ

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              Yes, this cleanser is ideal for blemish-prone skin because it contains salicylic acid (BHA), an approved treatment to unclog pores and treat acne.

              Answered on 6/2/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
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