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GarnierSkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser

Garnier

SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser

13.5 oz Item 2503151

This extra-gentle cleanser effectively removes face makeup, impurities and excess oil all while caring for your skin. Rich in glycerin, our sulfate-free foaming lotion softens as it cleanses, so your face is left feeling fresh and clean, never tight or dry.

Sulfate-free, alcohol-free, fragrance-free, paraben-free, oil-free, soap-free
Gently foams to remove oil, dirt and makeup for soft, healthy-looking skin
For all skin types, even sensitive skin
Wet face and gently massage cleanser into skin. Rinse thoroughly and pat dry. Gentle enough for use AM and PM.

Precautions: In case of contact with eyes, rinse them immediately.
Aqua/Water, Glycerin, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Coco-Betaine, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Sodium Chloride, Phenoxyethanol, Peg-100 Stearate, Ppg-5-Ceteth-20, Glyceryl Stearate, Coconut Acid, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Caprylyl Glycol, Peg-55 Propylene Glycol Oleate, Propylene Glycol, Styrene/Acrylates Copolymer, Salicylic Acid, Chlorphenesin, Methyldihydrojasmonate, Sodium Hydroxide, Hydrogenated Coconut Acid, Polyquaternium-53, Coco-Glucoside, Disodium Edta, Sodium Isethionate, Peg-30 Dipolyhydroxystearate, Trideceth-6, Benzoic Acid, Citric Acid, Bht. F.I.L.# D193168/1.

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GarnierSkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser
 
4.5

(based on 42 reviews)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (35)
  • Gentle (33)
  • Not greasy (23)
  • Balances skin (22)
  • Moisturizing (17)

Cons

  • Dries out skin (7)

Best Uses

  • Sensitive skin (22)
  • Daily use (16)
  • Oily skin (15)
  • All skin types (14)
  • Combination skin (14)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (22), Brand buyer (12)

Reviewed by 42 customers

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3.0

So far not the best I've ever tried

By Mel

from Queens, new York

Pros

  • Gentle

Cons

  • Dries Out Skin

Best Uses

    Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

    Ok it's only my second time washing my face with this cleanser but so far both times it left my skin dry. Maybe I just have to get used to it but I hope I see a difference and enjoy it like everyone else does.

     
    5.0

    Amazing

    By LAC

    from Tampa, FL

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

      I bought this on a whim but I love it. A tiny pump is enough to clean my whole face and it doesn't leave me feeling sticky or oily.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Just what I was looking for

      By Mimi

      from Whittier,ca

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Gentle
      • Leaves Clean Feel

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

        I've been looking for an affordable makeup remover cleanser and found it! Better than the neutrogena and olay cleansers I've used that need me having to wash my face twice and still have raccoon eyes. This requires one wash, minimal scrubbing, non-drying, odorless, no ingredients you want. What more can you ask for? I feel Like I need to buy it in bulk in case it gets discontinued Btw ulta's price on it is the most I've come across. Even my local supermarket ralphs had it cheaper.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Would buy again

        By Budgetseeker

        from Madison, WI

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

          The scent is a little floral which I don't care for but, you don't need much because it lathers really well. It leaves skin clean and it doesn't dry it out. Face feels soft and moisturized.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Holy Grail

          By Lan

          from Chandler, AZ

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Gentle
          • Improves Skin Texture
          • Leaves Clean Feel

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Combination Skin
            • Daily Use
            • Oily Skin
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

            I'm sceptical when it comes to trying out new face cleansers because my skin is oil prone and sensitive to just about anything. BUT THIS! This stuff is amazing. It does exactly what it says and I couldn't be happier with the results. My only complaint about this cleanser is that it is unscented, however it works, so I can get past that!

             
            5.0

            Saved my skin!

            By Katie

            from Staten island

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Balances Skin
            • Gentle
            • Improves Skin Texture
            • Moisturizing
            • Smells Great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types

              Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

              I suffer from acne & have scars from it, I have blemishes on my chin & around my t-zone. This cleanser has cleared up my skin drastically i follow this with the garnier clearly brighter moisturizer

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Awesome product

              By Leeeeeee

              from Ohio

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Gentle
              • Leaves Clean Feel

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

                Very gentle and effective cleanser. Will re-purchase!

                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Love it

                By Paola

                from Orem, UT

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

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

                  Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

                  I use this day and night, just one pump is sufficient and since I don't wear makeup, it leaves my face clean. I have had a problem with acne ever since I hit puberty, I've been on a hunt for affordable skincare products that work and thoughout my 9 years of suffering lol, I found this and it works amazing! Leaves my skin feeling soft, and I have seen my blemishes reduce significantly. I have combo skin which makes it hard to find a balancing face wash, but alas I have found it!

                  (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Oily/combo sensitive skin? This works!

                  By Brit

                  from Indiana

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

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

                    Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

                    I have been battling with my skin for a long, long time. I had been using a bunch of anti-acne products, but found my skin getting oilier, and to be honest, not clearing up. I stumbled across this product, which was totally not what I would choose in my attempts to blitz the oil and dry my skin out..... well. It is changing my skin. My oily Tzone has calmed down and is producing less oil than with my "for oily skin" products. My cheeks (eczema) are also doing well, and topped with optional serum and my daily moisturizer (Clinique D.D. gel), I no longer have an oily face! After 100's of $$$ spent. Turns out there is some science to this - stripping your skin with harsh products creates more oil. This is far more gentle. Also, it doesn't have high rated Comedogenic ingredients - now most companies say "non-Comedogenic" but that is so untrustworthy. After using a "non-Comedogenic" line of skincare, I found out it contained isopropyl isostearate (highly comedogenic.)" Avoiding this in my moisturizer, and switching to a gentle face wash is something I wish I had done years ago! The only con of this product I have found is that while it removes a good chunk of makeup it is helpful to check with a toner, or do a double cleanse. Sometimes I have found traces of some makeup lingering, but nothing a swipe with a simple (non alcohol) toner hasn't handled.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Very gentle!

                    By Monica

                    from Salinas, CA

                    About Me Budget Buyer

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Balances Skin
                    • Gentle
                    • Leaves Clean Feel
                    • Moisturizing

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • All Skin Types
                      • Combination Skin
                      • Sensitive Skin

                      Comments about Garnier SkinActive The Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser:

                      Super gentle, great for sensitive skin!

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                      • Q:

                        Is this cleanser good for dry skin?
                        Asked on 1/24/2018 by Hayley from New York

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                          A:

                          Hi Hayley! Thank you for your inquiry on our Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser. This product is suitable for all skin types, even sensitive skin. We hope this helps!

                          Answered on 1/29/2018 by Brand Expert from Garnier
                      • Q:

                        Does this work for dry skin and will it make my dry patches worse.
                        Asked on 1/18/2018 by Steph from Austin

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                          A:

                          Hi Steph! Thank you for your interest in our Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser. This product would be great to use as it is suitable for all skin types! It is designed to leave your skin feeling soft, and looking healthy! We hope this information helps!

                          Answered on 2/2/2018 by Brand Expert from Garnier
                      • Q:

                        I have combination skin (very oily T-zone, dry cheeks in winter). I'm having trouble of finding a cleanser that works and sticking to it. Will this cleanser be good for everyday use, and reduce my constant white heads and breakouts on my forehead ??
                        Asked on 1/15/2018 by C from US

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                          A:

                          Hi C! Thank you for your interest in our Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser. This would be a great product to use as it is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin. In addition, it is sulfate-free, alcohol-free, fragrance-free, paraben-free, oil-free, and soap-free. It is designed to leave your skin feeling soft and healthy! We hope this information helps!

                          Answered on 2/2/2018 by Brand Expert from Garnier
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