Effaclar Purifying Gel Cleanser

La Roche-Posay

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3.7

283 reviews

65%
would repurchase
3.9/5
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1.0
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a month ago

I had a horrible experience after two weeks of constant use. My skin was getting clear due to cerave cleanser,laroche posay sensitive fluid but i wanted an exfoliant that was less stripping than...

About reviewer (42 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Medium Brown

HairBrown

EyesBrown



5.0
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3 months ago

This is a great foaming cleanser to remove any dirt, oils etc from the skin and leaving the skin clean and fresh. It has a very pleasant scent which I do like a lot. Also, I wouldn't recommend...

About reviewer (242 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


4.0
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4 months ago

So far, my daughter likes it. She has been having trouble with breakouts lower cheeks and chin areas for about a year. Tried different OTC cleansers, masks, etc. with limited success. She has...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBrown

EyesGreen


3.0
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6 months ago

Bought this after watching videos of Dr. Dray raving about it. I've been trying to get rid of skincare products with fragrance because I thought it would be better for my skin. This is the first...

About reviewer (149 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBlack, Straight, Coarse

EyesBrown


2.0
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8 months ago

Did not work well with my skin. I love LRP products but the effaclar wash did way more harm than good. I thought everything was going well, but after a few months of consistent use I broke out into...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBlond

EyesHazel


5.0
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9 months ago

EDIT: 11/17/19- I was correct in thinking the SA was keeping my skin more clear than the Cetaphil. It's now looking better again! Took off one lippie for packing as it wastes some as you open the...

About reviewer (107 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Tan, Not Sure

HairBlack, Curly, Coarse

EyesBrown


4.0
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a year ago

I bought LRP's Effaclar Gel Cleanser as a last ditch attempt to clear up a breakout that I've been battling for over a year - I've tried multiple different cleansers and products. This cleanser...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Olive

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


2.0
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a year ago

I got a lot of samples of this over several years whenever I buy la Roche sunscreen. They never fail to dry my skin out despite using the tiniest amount out of the small sample. It does foam well...

About reviewer (541 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium

HairBlack

EyesBrown


2.0
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a year ago

Not a good experience! I tried a small sample size of this and immediately it left my face feeling tight and uncomfortable, not in a 'reaction' sense but that it was just too harsh and drying. I...

About reviewer (599 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Tan, Not Sure

HairBlack, Other, Other

EyesBrown


5.0
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2 years ago

What a fantastic cleanser! For the last four months my skin has been falling apart. Figuratively and literally. I’ve experienced constant acne. It seems to be hormonal. Mostly in the nose/chin...

About reviewer (40 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBrown, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown



1.0
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a month ago

I had a horrible experience after two weeks of constant use. My skin was getting clear due to cerave cleanser,laroche posay sensitive fluid but i wanted an exfoliant that was less stripping than...

About reviewer (42 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Medium Brown

HairBrown

EyesBrown



5.0
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3 months ago

This is a great foaming cleanser to remove any dirt, oils etc from the skin and leaving the skin clean and fresh. It has a very pleasant scent which I do like a lot. Also, I wouldn't recommend...

About reviewer (242 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


4.0
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4 months ago

So far, my daughter likes it. She has been having trouble with breakouts lower cheeks and chin areas for about a year. Tried different OTC cleansers, masks, etc. with limited success. She has...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBrown

EyesGreen


3.0
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6 months ago

Bought this after watching videos of Dr. Dray raving about it. I've been trying to get rid of skincare products with fragrance because I thought it would be better for my skin. This is the first...

About reviewer (149 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBlack, Straight, Coarse

EyesBrown


2.0
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8 months ago

Did not work well with my skin. I love LRP products but the effaclar wash did way more harm than good. I thought everything was going well, but after a few months of consistent use I broke out into...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBlond

EyesHazel




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