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Clarifying Cleanser C2

with Glycolic Acid, Salicylic Acid and Lactic Acid

In stock - Vegan and cruelty-free - Free returns - Klarna pay later

  • Our bestselling cream cleanser contains a powerful trifecta of acids at a low pH to clarify oily, congested, blemish-prone skin.
  • Glycolic acid (4%) and lactic acid (1%) exfoliate skin.
  • Salicylic acid (2%) penetrates deep into the pores.
  • Free of parabens, silicones, PEGs, SLS, SLES, and mineral oils. Vegan and cruelty-free. Made in the UK.
  • Facetheory products contain a high concentration of actives, so only a small amount is required per use. 180ml usually lasts our customers around two months.

PORE PERFECTION

Over 85% of our customers like to pair this glycolic cleanser with Supergel Oil-Free Moisturiser M3 for non-comedogenic hydration.

Clarifying Cleanser C2 is specially formulated for oily and congested skin and doubles as a glycolic face peel. A powerful triple blend of alpha and beta hydroxy acids purifies pores and minimises redness while gently resurfacing your skin. Available scented or unscented. The scented option contains cold-pressed mandarin essential oil.

+Reviews
+Actives
Recommended for

Combination or oily, acne-prone, congested skin.

Active Ingredients
Avocado
Easily absorbed and high in antioxidants and beneficial fatty acids.
Glycolic Acid 4%
An alpha hydroxy acid that helps exfoliate skin cells by breaking down their bonds.
Lactic Acid 1%
An alpha hydroxy acid that helps exfoliate skin by breaking down the material that binds together skin cells.
Salicylic Acid 2%
A beta hydroxy acid, salicylic acid helps regenerate skin cells and resurfaces your skin to leave it soft and bright.
Sweet Almond Oil
This non-volatile, non-fragrant, non-irritating oil is extracted from almond seeds. A rich source of triglycerides and oleic, linoleic, and myristic fatty acids.
+Directions
Splash your face with lukewarm water. Apply a pea-sized amount to skin and massage in. Leave for a minute, then rinse off.
+Ingredients

Aqua, dimethylisosorbide (sugar based solvent), glycolic acid (4%), prunus armeniaca (apricot) kernel oil, cetyl alcohol (naturally derived non-drying coconut fatty acid), glyceryl stearate (emulsifier), salicylic acid (2%, BHA), polyglyceryl-6 stearate (emulsifier), sodium glycolate (salt of glycolic acid), prunus amygdalus dulcis (sweet almond) kernel oil, persea gratissima (avocado) oil, lactic acid (1%, AHA), glyceryl caprylate (emollient), sodium lactate (salt of lactic acid), polyglyceryl-6 behenate (natural emulsifier), cetyl hydroxyethylcellulose (plant-derived thickener), xanthan gum (vegan rheology modifier), sodium salicylate (salt of salicylic acid). Scented version contains citrus nobilis (mandarin) peel oil (limonene: 0.97%; linalool: 0.01%)


This product is free from


Animal ingredients, benzalkonium chloride, benzophenones/benzophenone derivatives, bisphenol a (BPA), butoxyethanol, BHT, carbomer, coal tar dyes, -cones, ethanolamines (MEA/DEA/TEA), formaldehyde, hydroquinone, liquid petrolatum, methyl cellosolve, methylisothiazolinone, methylchloroisothiazolinone, mercury, mercury compounds, mineral oil, oxybenzone, parabens, paraffin oil, pentylene glycol, phenoxyethanol, phthalates, polyethylene glycol (PEGs), resorcinol, siloxanes, sodium nitrite, sulfates, thimerosal, triclosan, triclocarban.

+Data
pH3.50
Packaging Glass jar with recyclable aluminium lid (plastic free)
TextureMedium viscosity cream cleanser.
Alcohol-free
Cruelty-free
Vegan
Paraben-free
Silicone-free
Sulphate / SLS-free
+Shipping

You can choose your delivery options when you pay.  

United States FedEx (3-7 days) - $4.99 OR FREE ON ORDERS OVER $40
Tracked US delivery by FedEx - 3 to 7 days.  No customs fees required.  
United States FedEx (2 business days) - $9.99 OR FREE ON ORDERS OVER $100
Tracked US priority delivery by FedEx - 2 business days.  No customs fees required. Order before 6am PST/ 9am EST and get your parcel shipped the same day.
DHL Express (2 days tracked) - $9.99 OR FREE ON ORDERS OVER $100
Trackable and fast delivery service by DHL. No customs fees required. Order before 6am PST/ 9am EST and get your parcel shipped the same day. DHL On Demand Delivery will then keep you fully up to date via e mail or SMS on the preferred shipping date, time and final mile option, if this doesn’t fit your schedule that’s ok, you are in control and have the ability to change to an option that suits you for no additional costs
REST OF WORLD (5-10 DAYS) - $9.99 OR FREE ON ORDERS OVER $50
Tracked delivery. Courier depends on country. International customs charges are generally not payable on orders less than $100 however we cannot be held responsible for any additional charges or delays due to customs inspections in your country.  
RETURNS
If you aren't happy with your product, you can get a refund at any time up to 365 days later without having to return your products. Read more here.
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