Acne treatment cleanser that helps clear up acne blemishes.
Appropriate for acne-prone skin.
Salicylic Acid 2.0%:
A beta-hydroxy acid (BHA) with keratolytic activity to help reduce the number of acne blemishes.
Salix Nigra (Willow) Bark Extract:
A natural source of beta hydroxy acid that provides mild exfoliating activity.
Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Extract:
Mildly astringent, it helps reduce the appearance of enlarged pores. It is also an effective antioxidant.
Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract:
Considered to be astringent and have mild purifying properties.
Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil:
A natural preservative known for its purifying properties.
Water/Aqua/Eau, Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Butylene Glycol, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Cocamidopropylamine Oxide, Salix Nigra Bark Extract, Hamamelis Virginiana Bark/Leaf/Twig Extract, Salvia Officinalis Leaf Extract, Allantoin, Panthenol, Menthol, Melaleuca Alternifolia Leaf Oil, Cinnamomum Camphora Bark Oil, Polysorbate 20, Sodium Citrate, Disodium EDTA, Methylisothiazolinone
How long to use?
A good cleanser is a crucial part of your daily skin care routine.
What is special about this product?
Purifying Foaming Wash has 2% salicylic acid to help clear acne blemishes and other botanical ingredients to refresh skin.
CAUTION: Do not use Retinol Complex if you are pregnant, lactating, or planning to become pregnant. Mild redness, peeling, and irritation are expected when using these products. Use a sunscreen and limit sun exposure while using these products, and for a week following discontinuation.
CAUTION: GlyPro products used together may cause irritation.
Sunburn alert: AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser, AHA/BHA Cream, and all GlyPro products contain an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin’s sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using these products, and for a week following discontinuation.
IMPORTANT! SUNSCREEN IS REQUIRED TO OPTIMIZE AND MAINTAIN THE RESULTS OF USING LYTERA® 2.0 PIGMENT CORRECTING SERUM.
Most SkinMedica® products are intended to meet the FDA’s definition of a cosmetic product, an article applied to the human body to cleanse, beautify, promote attractiveness, and alter appearances. These SkinMedica® products are not intended to be drug products that diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or condition. These products have not been approved by the FDA, and the statements have not been evaluated by the FDA.
SkinMedica® TOTAL DEFENSE + REPAIR Broad Spectrum Sunscreens (SPF 34, SPF 34 Tinted, and SPF 50+) and Essential Defense Broad Spectrum Sunscreens (Everyday Clear SPF 47, Mineral Shield Tinted SPF 32, and Mineral Shield SPF 35) are over-the-counter drug products that are formulated and marketed pursuant to the FDA’s governing regulations set forth at 21 CFR Part 352.
The PA rating system is used in Japan to classify UVA protection and is not an FDA requirement on sunscreens sold in the U.S.
SkinMedica® Acne System, Acne Treatment Lotion, Purifying Foaming Wash, and Purifying Toner are over-the-counter drug products that are formulated and marketed pursuant to the FDA’s governing regulations set forth at 21 CFR Part 333 Subpart D.
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