Top 3 Face Washes for Clear & Radiant Skin!

by • January 10, 2014 • 4 Comments

As someone who has suffered from acne, I know just how DIFFICULT shopping for a face wash can be. It can feel like a life or death decision, right?? Believe me, I’ve spend my fair share of hours in the beauty care aisle, comfortably nestled on the washing face floor (yuck I knowreading the backs of countless bottles, searching for the perfect blend of non-comedogenic ingredients to suit my acne-ridden face. “Will this ingredient make me break out?? Or how about this one??” And out I pull my massive list of “ingredients to avoid“. Three hours later, I walk out of the store with a bottle of what I hope will be the answer to all of my problems. The excitement, the anticipation..

And then, ultimately, the let down when it doesn’t deliver, or even worse, makes me breakout more!

Well, for someone who has put in countless hours of research and trial and error, allow me to present you with my TOP 3 face washes for  clear & radiant skin. I just want to add that all of these face washes are quite effective on acne-prone skin, yet extremely gentle in general so they could really be used on any skin type.

1) KISS MY FACE ~ Exfoliating Face Wash

This face wash is gentle with a surfactant base of Decyl Glucoside. Its natural fruit and other plant extracts & oils work to gently, yet effectively cleanse the skin.

For me, it seems to have a calming effect and was  definitely not over-drying! It does not foam up much, but it’s important to remember that a foamy face wash doesn’t mean a better face wash.

  • Kiss-My-Face-Exfoliating-Face-Wash-Start-Up-028367831938 Smell: Citrus
  • Color: Frost colored
  • Consistency: Jelly-like
  • Price: $15.00
  • Size: 4 fl oz
  • Pros: Cleanses well, extremely gentle, wont clog pores
  • Cons: Runs out fairly quickly

OVERALL: 9/10

>>Want to try it out? Get it cheaper HERE.

 

2) ANDALOU NATURALS ~ Citrus Kombucha Cleansing Gel

This face wash lasts a little longer, as a little goes a long way. Two or so pumps each time you watch your face will get the job done. This one foams a ton! Not necessarily a good or bad thing, just a different characteristic of this particular face wash. It actually gets in my eyes a lot and it BURNS! Don’t know if its from all the foam, or if it’s because I am reckless.. This face wash cleanses my face well, rinses cleanly, and is made of fantastic and natural ingredients, not to mention, it smells nice too. :) citrus_kombucha_cleansing_gel-_pair

  • Smell: Citrus
  • Color: Clear/yellow
  • Consistency: Jelly-like
  • Price: 12.95
  • Size: 6 fl oz
  • Pros: Smells great, not too drying, cleanses well, lasts a while, wont clog pores
  • Cons: Slightly more harsh than Kiss My Face’s Exfoliating Face Wash

OVERALL: 8/10

>>Want to try it out? Get it cheaper HERE.

 

3) JEFFREY JAMES ~ The Wash

This face wash aslo works well, it’s so gentle too! Nothing better than a super gentle yet EFFECTIVE face wash, am I right?? This moderately foaming face wash comes in a glass bottle, I know, classy.. :) and my sister Zeena actually really loves it. I swear her skin is glowing! Jeffrey James the Wash

  • Smell: Light fragrance
  • Color: Clear
  • Consistency: Serum-like
  • Price: $23.00
  • Size: 4fl oz
  • Pros: Not too drying, cleanses well, lasts a while, wont clog pores, GENTLE!
  • Cons: Expensive

OVERALL: 8/10

>>Want to try it out? Get it cheaper HERE.

 

Now I want to say that everyone is different, all skin is different, and we each react differently to certain ingredients. So keep that mind, but if you are struggling to find the right face wash, these are worth a shot! And that’s coming from someone who has very reactive skin.

Have you tried or would like to give these a shot? COMMENT BELOW! We want to hear from you!

~ Letisha

4 Responses to Top 3 Face Washes for Clear & Radiant Skin!

  1. Gretel Kelly says:

    I love Kiss My Face- will have to try the other 2

  2. Sue says:

    Thank you for all your evaluating. It really helps me make an informed decision.

    • Brown & Coconut says:

      Sue, we are so happy you find our reviews helpful! We like to keep ourselves, as well as our readers, informed. Feel free to recommend any products you’d like reviewed. We welcome the suggestions.

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