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Paula's Choice CLEAR Pore Normalizing Acne Cleanser

Paula's Choice CLEAR Pore Normalizing Acne Cleanser

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  • Works Quickly To Break Down Debris And Excess Oil
  • No Residue, Leaves Skin Feeling Refreshed And Balanced Never Tight Or Uncomfortable
  • Use It Alone Or As A Part Of A Double-Cleanse Routine

How to use

  • Massage a small amount onto your face and eye area with gentle, circular motions.
  • Rinse well.
  • To remove heavy makeup, repeat or use with a clean, wet washcloth.

Ingredients

-Salicylic Acid (BHA) 0.5%: Clears away pore-clogging oil, makeup, and debris.
-Arginine: Soothes sensitive skin while visibly calming redness and irritation.
-Provitamin B5 (Panthenol): Conditions, hydrates, softens, and smooths the skin.

Salicylic Acid 0.5%, Water (Aqua), Sodium Lauroyl Sarcosinate, Acrylates/Steareth-20 Methacrylate Copolymer, Glycerin, PEG-200 Hydrogenated Glyceryl Palmate, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Arginine, Butylene Glycol, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Panthenol (Vitamin B5), Disodium EDTA, Citric Acid, PEG-60 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Sodium Citrate, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin.

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Highlights

Best for oily, combo, normal skin

Good for: Acne/Blemishes

Good for: pores

With Salicylic acid

Cruelty free

Fragrance free


About this item

A gentle, acne-fighting face wash that thoroughly removes excess oil, pore-clogging debris, and makeup with out drying skin or causing redness. For normal, combination, and oily skin types. Helps with pores, acne and blemishes, and oiliness. Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, and triclosan.

It is also gluten-free and cruelty-free. This ultra-gentle acne cleanser works quickly to break down debris and excess oil that can clog pores and lead to breakouts. It rinses away with out any residue, leaving skin feeling refreshed and balanced—never tight or uncomfortable. Use it alone or as a part of a double-cleanse routine.

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Based on 513 reviews
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Morgan
Started burning my skin after 2 weeks

I only wash my face at night, followed by differin, then Moisturizer. I decided to switch from another brand to Paula Choice and decided on this cleanser since my skin is acne prone. The first week I really liked it and it left my face feeling clean, but not too dry. However, a few days ago I noticed around my mouth getting dry and flaky which has never happened before. I stopped using the differin and it didn't improve. Tonight, I washed my face in the shower and left the cleanser on my face for a few minutes while washing my hair (something I've done with other cleansers in the past, no problem). Unfortunately, it started stinging so I rinsed it off and ended up with burned and really irritated skin all over my face. My skin usually isn't sensitive so I'm pretty bummed out about this.

This product was reviewed on paulaschoice.com

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L.L
This dried my skin out

I have acne-prone skin/ sensitive skin /oily skin. And I have to say this stuff made my skin dry, it made it so dry that it started to itch. Plus after months of using it, there was no progress with my skin. I had to switch to another brand.

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N A
Made my skin flake and peel

This was not for me, I bought this reading all the good reviews about how it eliminates acne and so forth however it has dried out my skin. The first couple tries it left my skin soft but now its just so drying my skin had started to flake and peel, nothing is helping to get the moisture back. I do not recommend this product to anyone with that has sensitive skin.

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habaddie
Paula's Choice Saved My Skin!!

I have oily and acne-prone skin, and I couldn't find a cleanser to save my life. I tried Tatcha, Biossance, so many brands that I can't even remember right now. I found this cleaner on accident just because someone had recommended me the 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant, and I was browsing in the website to find a new cleanser! I just wanted to try it out to see if my skin would like it, and let me tell you my skin loves it! I don't really ever breakout anymore, I'm less oily, my skin is just glowing and alive again. Such a beautiful coincidence. Thank you forever, Paula's Choice!

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Snooky
This is a keeper!

I used this cleanser for the first time this morning and saw improvement with pores. I examined my face really well before cleansing to see if I would see a difference. And yes I did! Some of the very tiny pores that had blackheads disappeared upon cleansing. Can't wait to see more disappear tonight when using this product. I also used the pore toner after cleansing, a good combo. Cant wait to receive the mineral sunscreen that has such great reviews. Thank you Paula.

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Maddy
Truly the best cleanser for acne prone skin

I first bought this cleanser as part of the regular strength set in high school and have repurchased the cleanser at least 4 times. I have struggled with acne on my chin and forehead severe enough to be noticeable and affect my self esteem but too mild warrant accutane. Now 22, I have been using this cleanser in conjunction with the zo skin health oil control acne pads with 2% salicylic acid for the past year and a half. For the longest time I thought the oil control pads were what was keeping my skin at bay (and foolishly believed maybe I was passed my persistent acne years), but when I ran out of this cleanser in December and began using the inkey list sa cleanser, my acne reemerged and I noticed more regular flare ups. I finally decided to reorder the cleanser and am hoping it will restore my skin. The cleanser is quite gentle for being acne fighting, it is not drying and suds up nicely (which psychologically makes me think its doing a good job haha). The zo skin pads are also quite expensive so I I repurchased the regular strength 2% salicylic acid toner from the clear line to use in conjunction and hope it will give me the same results. I thought cleanser was not an important step in skin care as it has such short contact but his is definitely a must have cleanser!

This product was reviewed on paulaschoice.com

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Rita
I hate this product

I used twice this product. The first time when I used it, my skin started to peel off I thought it maybe due to the cold weather. The second time I used , my skin started to get burned and irritated. Now my skin is having very dried and wrinkled. I had a high hope for this product but it didn't work on me. I am so disappointed because it ruined my skin and I don't know if I will get back to normal or not.

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Mona
This product is the TRUTH

I can't rave about this cleanser enough! My skin has never looked clearer. The CLEAR line has really healed my skin from years of acne and hyperpigmentation.

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Allison Kay
Works

Love this product and will never go back to using cheap drug store products. I use this cleanser with a special holiday pore reducing kit (toner, exfoliant, and niacinamide serum). After about two weeks of consistent use, I've noted a significant difference in my pore sizes. I've used pore reducing cleansers and toners from drug stores, but they never made a difference. I am absolutely sold and in love with PC products.

Additionally, these products have a made a HUGE difference in the texture of my skin. My skin is much more smooth and I'm also less prone to breakouts from wearing face masks all day at work.

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Celeste
Burned my skin

I used this cleanser for a few weeks with other PC products. At first, it seemed fine, if a little drying. However, around the third week of using this product I noticed that anything I used after washing my face burned, even a non-PC product that never caused irritation before. At first I thought it was the toner or BHA exfoliant but after cutting those out it was still happening. Finally, I switched out my face wash to a product I had used before and all was well again.

If you have even midly sensitive skin, don't use this cleanser.

This product was reviewed on paulaschoice.com

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