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Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser

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Begin with the most basic step of all. Philosophy's Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser is an award-winning cleanser that melts away dirt, oil and makeup. It also tones and lightly hydrates in one simple step for skin that feels perfectly clean and comfortably balanced. Purity Made Simple is formulated for all skin types and is gentle enough for the sensitive eye area.

Clinical results:
  • 100% of participants said gentle enough for the eye area
  • 97% of participants said effective removal of dirt, oil and makeup
  • 97% of participants said rinsed clean from the skin without residue

Deep cleans pores and eliminates makeup build-up. Natural extracts help condition skin. Fragrance-free formula. Use Purity Made Simple to clean your makeup brushes.

Pairing Product Suggestions:
  • The Microdelivery Peel In-Home Vitamin C / Peptide Peel
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  • Purity Made Simple Deep-Clean Mask

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Gently massage a quarter-size amount onto a lightly damp face, and massage for 30-60 seconds. Rinse and pat dry. Use morning and evening. Follow with appropriate treatment and moisturizer.
Water, Sodium Lauroamphoacetate, Sodium Trideceth Sulfate, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Coco-Glucoside, Coconut Alcohol, PEG-120 Methyl Glucose Dioleate, Glycerin, Carbomer, Isopropyl Alcohol, Polysorbate 20, Citric Acid, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Methylparaben, Aniba Rosaeodora (Rosewood) Wood Oil, Propylparaben, Triethanolamine, Amyris Balsamifera Bark Oil, Bulnesia Sarmientoi Wood Oil, Cymbopogon Martini Oil, Pelargonium Graveolens Flower Oil, Rosa Centifolia Flower Oil, Santalum Album (Sandalwood) Oil, Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Seed Oil, Mimosa Tenuiflora Bark Extract, Ormenis Multicaulis Oil, Piper Nigrum (Pepper) Fruit Oil, Salvia Sclarea (Clary) Oil, Fd&C Yellow No. 5 (Ci 19140).

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PhilosophyPurity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser
 
4.7

(based on 3338 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (2809)
  • Gentle (2760)
  • Not greasy (2335)
  • Balances skin (1723)
  • Moisturizing (1664)

Cons

  • Doesn't remove makeup (122)
  • Bad smell (107)
  • Dries out skin (107)
  • Irritates skin (77)
  • Doesn't work (66)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (1836)
  • All skin types (1649)
  • Sensitive skin (1127)
  • Combination skin (1002)
  • Dry skin (553)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (1411), Budget shopper (1409)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (10)

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5.0

One step to a clean face!

By Philosophy fan!

from Greenville,NC

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All Skin Types
    • Daily Use

    Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

    I use this everyday to wash my face and it doesn't irritate your eyes! Also, teenage son loves it and it keeps his skin clear without over drying his skin.

     
    5.0

    Best facial cleanser ever!!

    By Gina

    from Long Beach, CA

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Gentle
    • Improves Skin Texture
    • Leaves Clean Feel
    • Not Greasy
    • The smell isn't the best

    Cons

    • Very overpriced

    Best Uses

    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

    I can't say enough about this product. I have been using for a while now and I just love it!! It removes all kinds of makeup and fast! Leaves my skin looking clean and fresh!

     
    5.0

    My new go-to face wash

    By Ginger

    from Omaha

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Gentle
    • Leaves Clean Feel
    • Moisturizing
    • Not Greasy
    • Smells Great

    Cons

      Best Uses

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

      Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

      I use this everyday as a cleanser. It leaves my skin feeling so clean and smooth. It's very gentle and I love that it has natural ingredients and it's safe while I'm pregnant.

       
      5.0

      Take of the day for sure!

      By Cassie C.

      from Lubbock, Texas

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Pros

      • Gentle
      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Not Greasy
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

        I had been using cetaphil and it wasn't taking my makeup off. I switched to this a few months ago and this by far is one of the best face washes out there to take off your makeup. I love this product because it's gentle on my sensitive acne-prone skin.

         
        3.0

        I still get makeup on the cotton pad when I use toner.

        By JNF

        from Oregon

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Leaves Clean Feel
        • Not Greasy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types

          Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

          Washed as recommended and, even though I wear light makeup and no waterproof types, I'm not thrilled with it's effectiveness in cleaning thoroughly. Others say it "melts" away makeup. Hmmm.

           
          5.0

          Always will continue to buy

          By Jocelyn

          from Prescott Valley AZ

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Skin Types
            • Daily Use

            Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

            Love it! This product makes my skin feel so clean and soft after using. It takes off all my makeup and is great to use on makeup brushes.

             
            1.0

            DO NOT BUY. MADE MY ACNE TERRIBLE

            By GG

            from LA

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Dries Out Skin
              • Ineffective

              Best Uses

                Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

                I NEVER had bad acne before using this product. I had hormonal pimples every now and then and sometimes a few whiteheads. I switched from my previous skin care routine because I was tired of using a 3 step process. When I bought this cleanser, I used it twice a day, everyday, for 2 months. When I first started using it, I got tiny bumps all over my cheeks and thought "maybe it's just trying to get rid of anything deep down in my pores, my face will get better". Well, my face only broke out worse. I got cystic acne all over my chin and white heads and black heads all over my forehead. I was so embarrassed and felt like I had to wear makeup everyday. I gave this product a 2 month trial because I really wanted to see if things would get better and they never ever did. I would not recommend this product to anyone at all. I will be going back to a 3 step system that uses different ingredients in each step because that seems to be effective in getting rid of and keeping away acne.

                 
                3.0

                I recommend it

                By Hiiiii

                from San Diego

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                • Bad Smell

                Best Uses

                • Combination Skin
                • Daily Use
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

                At first when I started using this, I didnt see much of a difference, so I combined it with my DHC pure soap and my clarisonic and it worked well.

                My pores look smaller and my skin looks the best it has in a year or two. My skin doesn't break out as often as it used to as well, and when I can feel a breakout coming this stuff stops it in its track. I ran out of this stuff recently and have been relying on only my DHC pure soap and I started breaking out again. (I combine it with the DHC soap because it seems to work better that way than by itself.)

                I don't wear makeup often, but I found that this stuff removed it quite well when I did. It doesn't irritate my skin at all, which surprised me since every makeup remover I have tried does. It works great as both a makeup remover and a face wash. Highly recommend!

                (If you are trying this for the first time just know there are small carry-on size bottles available so you don't have to worry about spending so much on something you don't know if you'll like)

                tldr; works well as makeup remover and face soap and doesn't irritate

                 
                5.0

                Buy always and forever

                By 2L

                from Seaford

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • All Skin Types
                  • Combination Skin
                  • Daily Use
                  • Oily Skin

                  Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

                  Love love love removes makeup skin looks and feels great!! The whole line is fabulous!!

                   
                  4.0

                  Lightweight cleanser with heavy duty results

                  By Fashionista

                  from Atlanta, GA

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Gentle
                  • Leaves Clean Feel
                  • Not Greasy

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Combination Skin

                    Comments about Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser:

                    Been using this product for a while now and have no reason to change.

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                    • Q:

                      Does the 16oz come with a pump?
                      Asked on 2/4/2018 by gina from Ohio

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        No, this product does not include a pump.

                        Answered on 2/8/2018 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Will it work well with oily skin? Will it dry out oily skin? Does it clean pores well
                      Asked on 1/19/2018 by aubs from Lehi UT

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, the Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser is formulated to address all skin types. It contains a cleansing agent that pulls dirt and oil from the skin to dissolve debris and helps to hydrate and balanced the skin.

                        Answered on 1/26/2018 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                    • Q:

                      I have eyelash extensions, is it eyelash friendly or is it to oily?
                      Asked on 1/19/2018 by Susana from Alamogordo, NM

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        It is not recommended to apply the Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser directly onto the eyelash extensions.

                        Answered on 1/21/2018 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                    • Q:

                      Is this product good for black skin
                      Asked on 12/12/2017 by B&B from Louisville

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        The Philosophy products are formulated to address the skin care needs for all skin types.

                        Answered on 12/16/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                    • Q:

                      I've been having small little bumps on my forehead for months now will this help with my normal sensitive skin?
                      Asked on 12/8/2017 by OD from Elk Grove,CA

                      2 answers

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        The Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser contains effective cleansing agents the pulls dirt, oil, and debris from the skin, It helps to restore pH balance and is formulated for all skin types, including sensitive skin.

                        Answered on 12/9/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        The Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser contains effective cleansing agents the pulls dirt, oil, and debris from the skin, It helps to restore pH balance and is formulated for all skin types, including sensitive skin.

                        Answered on 12/9/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                    • Q:

                      How is this product for acne prone skin?
                      Asked on 11/28/2017 by Dawne from Colorado, US

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        The Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser helps to remove dirt, oil, and debris which can clog pores. Helps to restore the pH balance.

                        Answered on 12/3/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                    • Q:

                      Is this 4oz?
                      Asked on 11/27/2017 by Bea from undisclosed

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        The Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleansers are generally produced in 3oz, 8oz,16oz, 24oz and 32oz. The 4oz bottles are in the May Your Journey Be Bright Gift Set and Bask In Your Holiday Glow Gift Set.

                        Answered on 12/3/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                    • Q:

                      Is this product for all ages??
                      Asked on 11/24/2017 by Perla from Las Vegas,Nv

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Purity Made Simple is Made is formulated to address skin care needs however, it is recommended for adolescent age children.

                        Answered on 11/26/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                    • Q:

                      I have really bad eczema and I want to try this product but I am scared that it will irritate my eczema. I also have sensitive skin.
                      Asked on 11/19/2017 by Rachel E from Cincinnati Ohio

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        It is not recommended to use any products without consulting your physician.

                        Answered on 11/21/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                    • Q:

                      Can I use this with eyelash extensions?
                      Asked on 11/2/2017 by Alanna from Ohio

                      2 answers

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        No, it is not recommended to use the Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser around the eyelash extensions. You want to look at the Purity Made Simple Micellar Cleansing Water. Consulting with the manufacturer of the extension to confirm the best cleanser.

                        Answered on 11/3/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        No, it is not recommended to use the Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser around the eyelash extensions. You want to look at the Purity Made Simple Micellar Cleansing Water. Consulting with the manufacturer of the extension to confirm the best cleanser.

                        Answered on 11/3/2017 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
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