No one likes a breakout, which is why we do our best to prevent them from happening in the first place by tending to our skin day and night and making sure it’s clean. But when you have sensitive skin, finding the right face cleanser for your skin type can be a little trickier (and sometimes take some experimenting). To make your search easier, we’ve found the top 10 face cleansers for sensitive skin on the market. Whether your skin prefers creamy or gel, scented or fragrance-free, there is a product in this list that’s sure to soothe your complexion and leave it feeling fresh and clean. Goodbye breakouts, hello smooth skin! Opening image: @philosophy
February 1, 2018
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Acure Seriously Soothing Cleansing Cream
BEST FOR: Those looking for beauty products made with natural ingredients
USERS SAID: “I do love it. I refer my friends to this product. It doesn't have toxic ingredients or a bothersome lingering smell in fact it hardly has a scent at all which is fine so that it doesn't conflict with my other products. You only need a little!”
Yes To Cucumbers Gentle Milk Cleanser
USERS SAID: “Non-greasy but rich! Love this cream, I see a difference when using it in my skin care regime. The pump style is very clever, I had no trouble with it working, but it may take a few pumps to get it going.”
LOVED FOR: Milky, creamy formula that’s gentle and easy to apply
La Roche-Posay Toleriane Face Wash Cleanser for Sensitive Skin
USERS SAID: “This is the only cleanser that is gentle enough to keep me from breaking out.”
LOVED FOR: Retaining moisture and leaving skin feeling hydrated
Aveeno Ultra-Calming Foaming Cleanser For Sensitive Skin
USERS SAID: “I have skin allergies and can't use a lot of products. This one cleans nicely without irritating my face. I've been using it for a while and it's the perfect soap-free cleanser for me.”
LOVED FOR: Being lightweight and foamy
First Aid Beauty Face Cleanser
USERS SAID: "I have very sensitive skin and this cleans really well and thoroughly without hurting my skin. You don't need a lot either, which is great. I have been using this for a few years now and love FAB... as well as their other products!"
HELPFUL TIP: A little goes a long way with this cleanser; a small amount for each use should do the trick.
Philosophy Purity Made Simple Cleanser
BEST FOR: Those who are also looking for a product that helps even skin tone
USERS SAID: “This product is just as the title suggests: Purity Made Simple. It is so creamy and feels so nice when you wash your face. Nothing harsh about this product! Would highly recommend.”
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