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Which are the best cleansers for oily skin?

Which are the best cleansers for oily skin?

Finding the best cleansers for oily skin can be a pretty tedious task. On one hand those with oily skin need to be using a cleanser that’s light, yet thorough enough to remove oil and debris. And on the other hand, the cleanser can’t be harsh or drying because if the skin feels stripped, it will begin to produce excess oil to compensate.

We believe that it’s all about balance! Keep reading to discover our edit of the best cleansers for oily skin that are sure to leave your skin feeling clear, clean and most importantly; comfortable!

Best cleansers for oily skin

  1. Clinique Liquid Facial Soap Oily Skin Formula
  2. Skinstitut Glycolic Cleanser 12%
  3. ALPHA-H Clear Skin Daily Face Wash
  4. Medik8 Lipid Balancing Cleansing Oil
  5. Skin Juice Pulp Detox Clarifying Cleansing Paste
  1. Clinique Liquid Facial Soap Mild 200ml
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    Clinique Liquid Facial Soap Mild 200ml

    The Clinique Liquid Facial Soap is loved by many due to its no-fuss, effective formula and the Mild version is no exception! An ideal product for combination and oily skin, the gentle cleanser is formulated with breakout banishing heroes aloe vera and menthol.

    Gentle enough for use both morning and night, skin will feel clean but not tight and dry.

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  2. Skinstitut Glycolic Cleanser 12% 200ml
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    Skinstitut Glycolic Cleanser 12% 200ml

    Jam-packed with a cocktail of purifying ingredients, Skinstitut’s Glycolic Cleanser 12% stimulates cell turnover for clear, renewed and healthy skin.

    AHA’s smooth, refine and remove oils and impurities while tea tree oil provides an anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial effect, meaning it’s perfect for oily skin types.

     

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  3. Alpha- H Clear Skin Daily Face Wash 200ml
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    Alpha- H Clear Skin Daily Face Wash 200ml

    Specifically designed for acne-prone and oily skin types, the ALPHA-H Clear Skin Daily Face Wash is a gel-based formula that works to cleanse thoroughly, removing any impurities and debris from the pores.

    The infusion of natural Australian antibacterial ingredients, including tea tree, thyme and eucalyptus, provides calming relief to sensitive, inflamed skin types, leaving the skin clean, soothed and comfortable.

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  4. Medik8 Lipid-Balance Cleansing Oil 100ml
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    Medik8 Lipid-Balance Cleansing Oil 100ml

    Contrary to popular belief, oil cleansers actually work really well on oily skin types! The reason.. oil attracts oil, meaning that an oil cleanser works to melt away oil, dirt and imperfections leaving the skin feeling clean and balanced.

    This particular Lipid-Balance Cleansing Oil by Medik8 turns into a milky consistency once water is added, meaning it won’t leave any oily residue behind. It also contains nourishing Vitamin E to repair the skin’s barrier. A healthy skin barrier means less irritation and imperfections.

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  5. Skin Juice Pulp Detox Clarifying Cleansing Paste 150ml
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    Skin Juice Pulp Detox Clarifying Cleansing Paste 150ml

    Every once in a while oily skin needs a good clarifying cleanse, and we have just the product! The Skin Juice Pulp Detox Clarifying Cleansing Paste contains oil absorbing clay as well as tiny grains of bamboo, which help to remove congestion. This scrubby cleanser is also formulated with lemon myrtle, which helps to banish breakout-causing bacteria.

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Amanda

Amanda

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