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MuradTravel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser

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Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser

2.0 oz Item 2161621

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Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser is a powerful gel cleanser that combats acne and skin breakouts. Clarifying Cleanser's rich lather strips away pore-clogging grime, oil and irritants as it helps treat and prevent acne breakouts with time-released medication that remains active for hours, even after rinsing.

Encapsulated salicylic acid provides a sustained release of acne medication to allow for hours of acne treatment. Silver citrate provides antibacterial protection to inhibit blemish formation. Acne Clarifying Cleanser is recommended as the Step 1 cleanser in any Murad Acne regimen as part of Dr. Murad's inclusive health system of care.

Dermatologist developed. Tested on people, not animals.Formulated without parabens, sulfates, and phthalates.

Massage small amount over dampened face and neck. Rinse with warm water and pat dry.
Active Ingredient: Salicylic Acid (1.51%)
Other Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Methyl Gluceth-20, PPG-26-Buteth-26, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Butylene Glycol, Cimicifuga Racemosa Root Extract, Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract, Silver Citrate, Menthol, PEG-150 Distearate, Zea Mays (Corn) Starch, Hydrolyzed Corn Starch, Hydrolyzed Corn Starch Octenylsuccinate, Glyceryl Stearate, Cocamidopropyl Dimethylamine, Polysorbate 80, Citric Acid, Tetrasodium EDTA, Chlorphenesin, Methylisothiazolinone, Limonene, Citrus Reticulata (Tangerine) Leaf Oil, Cymbopogon Nardus (Citronella) Oil, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Oil, Lavandula Hybrida Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Fragrance (Parfum).

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MuradTravel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser
 
4.4

(based on 180 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (69)
  • Smells great (55)
  • Gentle (46)
  • Lightweight (45)
  • Not greasy (45)

Cons

  • Dries out skin (16)
  • Irritates skin (10)
  • Doesn't remove makeup (5)
  • Drying (3)
  • Not effective (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (113)
  • Acne-prone skin (49)
  • Oily skin (47)
  • Sensitive skin (36)
  • Combination skin (35)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (57), Brand buyer (42), Beauty conscious (37), Survivalist / minimalist (16), Beauty expert (7)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (14), 10 minutes (11), 1+ hour (4)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (35), Oily (17), Normal (7), Dry (4)

Reviewed by 180 customers

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2.0

Dried my skin out and burned it.

By Jam

from Manteca, Ca

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Irritates Skin

    Best Uses

      Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

      This is a no.

      • Skin Type:
      • Combination
      • Age:
      • 18-29
       
      5.0

      I will definitely buy this again

      By T

      from Los Angeles

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

          Love it! I have skin that clogs easy. This has helped tremendously.

          • Skin Type:
          • Oily
          • Age:
          • 30-44
           
          4.0

          I will be purchasing the large size

          By Annie

          from Oklahoma City

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Effective
          • Non-Greasy

          Cons

          • Dries out my skin a little
          • Smells like alcohol

          Best Uses

          • break outs
          • Daily Use

          Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

          I typically have very minimal acne/clear complexion, but lately, that has not been the case and nothing helped. THIS product DID help! Phew! It did dry out my skin a little, mostly my nose, causing slight peeling, but its nothing a daily moisturizer can't handle.

          • Skin Type:
          • Normal
          • Age:
          • 18-29
           
          5.0

          YES! YES! AND YES!

          By Jessica

          from Santa Barbara, CA

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy
          • Softens Skin
          • Soothes Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Uneven Skin Tone

            Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

            LOVED THE PRODUCT! IT CLEANSED MY SKIN WITHOUT DRYING IT OUT AND IS REALLY HELPING MY HYPERPIGMENTATION!!

            • Skin Type:
            • Oily
            • Age:
            • 18-29
             
            5.0

            Lifesaver

            By Kels

            from Greensboro NC

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Non-Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Breakouts

              Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

              I love this. Actually, I've discontinued using other serums, moisturizers, etc. I've found my skin is most clear with this and it heals/ discontinues pimples that normally would have been inflamed for 2 weeks. If I can fight squeezing/ picking, it makes them go away without a blemish

              • Skin Type:
              • Oily
              • Age:
              • 30-44
               
              4.0

              Perfect!!

              By Ana

              from Dallas TX

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Moisturizes
              • Soothes Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Redness/ Blotchiness

                Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

                Love this product it has helped my acne go away and leaves my skin smooth.

                • Skin Type:
                • Oily
                • Age:
                • 18-29
                 
                5.0

                OMG LOVE

                By MOMO

                from OK

                Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

                i love this cleanser so much. it cleans ALL the junk off my face, in my pores...Everything. My face is clearing up, and i dont have to wake up to a whitehead in the morning!

                 
                5.0

                Great for acne

                By Sumo

                from Erie PA

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Softens Skin

                Cons

                • Drying

                Best Uses

                • Enlarged Pores

                Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

                I've tried a lot of products for acne. This one is great. It's light and clarifying. It makes my face a bit dry but not as bad as others I've tried

                • Skin Type:
                • Combination
                • Age:
                • 18-29
                 
                5.0

                Tingley goodness

                By Jess

                from Arcata, CA

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Smells Great
                • Softens Skin
                • Soothes Skin

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Sensitive Skin

                  Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

                  I've been neglecting my skin a lot, so I recently bought some skin care from Kiehls and I've already seen the difference. The only thing I was missing was a good cleanser, so I decided to give this a try. I apply it to my skin with the Real Techniques exfoliating sponge and it feels so clean! There's a little tingle as it foams into my skin, and afterwards my face feels soft. I haven't seen my acne clear up a ton, but I just got it so I'm giving it a little time.

                  • Skin Type:
                  • Oily
                  • Age:
                  • 18-29
                   
                  5.0

                  My Fave Cleanser

                  By alyxsheerheart

                  from San Antonio, TX

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Non-Greasy
                  • Softens Skin
                  • Soothes Skin

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Murad Travel Size Acne Control Clarifying Cleanser:

                    It has been a struggle to find a cleanser I can count on. This one has by far been the most successful. I find it feels invigorating and the ability to foam is pleasing.

                    I worked this slowly into my routine as it can be a tad drying. However, once followed with my normal moisturizer I find it to be comfortable.

                    I only wish it was a little less expensive. But this travel size bottle does last me a month or two.

                    • Skin Type:
                    • Normal
                    • Age:
                    • 18-29

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                    • Q:

                      I'm 14 years old,I have really bad acne. I am looking for something to clear up my skin I've tried almost everything! I also have very oily skin. would this help? Is my age an issue?
                      Asked on 12/17/2016 by Olivia from MI

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This is great for helping to clear up acne. I would recommend starting with using it only a few times a week for your skin to acclimate to the acne medication it contains.

                        Answered on 12/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                    • Q:

                      Is this safe for everyday use?
                      Asked on 8/6/2016 by Kay from Greenville, SC

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This is very active with 1.5% salicylic acid. If you are just starting on an acne regimen we sometimes recommend to use one time a day for your skin to acclimate. Then you can move up to two times a day.

                        Answered on 8/8/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
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