So you are on a quest to find the perfect natural facial cleanser, so being the health conscious person you are you check the label to see if it matches your list (sometimes long list) of must-have requirements. Soap-free, YES, Paraben-Free, Yes, Cruelty-Free, Yes, Organic/Natural…. does it really matter in the scheme of things?
You will find that according to some skin and healthcare professionals that it is wise to use a natural facial cleanser and to be honest I agree with them and so will you if you are someone who puts there health first and foremost.
So what are the benefits or organic? Well if the cleanser is truly organic it will have no pesticide residues, and the product would not contain any synthetic ingredients. This is very important as many synthetic ingredients have been linked to a wide range of health problems ranging anywhere from cancer to skin irritations or allergies.
It is my opinion that e6 That is why I have compiled a list here of cleansers that are sure to meet your list of MUST HAVES.
True Botanicals Clear Nourishing Cleanser
If you are looking for a natural facial cleanser that is great for clearing acne, then hands down this is it. You probably don’t know this but True Botanicals actually beat out Proactiv for clearing acne. This cleanser goes to work right away working on congestion without stripping sensitive skin. It clears away dead skin cell very effectively while also leaving your skin feeling hydrated and clean. They are a company that is on the cutting edge while also “made safe” certified and is cruelty-free.
Use: Massage gently on top of pre-wet skin for the best results.
This deep skin purifying facial cleanser minimizes oil and refreshes your skin with detoxifying bamboo charcoal, pore minimizing activated charcoal, and skin purging clay without causing harm or dehydrating your skin. This facial cleanser is absolutely for all skin types. The anti-bacterial essential oils of spearmint, lemongrass and skin brightening lemon water found in this cleanser invigorate and give your skin a beautifully healthy, and glowing complexion.
Use: Squeeze about a dime size of cleanser into the palm of your hands and start applying to your wet face and neck. You should gently and thoroughly massage the cleanser on your face in circular motions. Rinse with warm water.
Alternate Use: Squeeze so cleanser onto a wet Konjac Sponge and gently massage onto face. Rinse with warm water.
This sponge made from 2 simple ingredients: a detoxifying konjac plant and bamboo charcoal. This soft sponge helps to draw dirt, oil, cosmetics, environmental pollutants, and other impurities from your facial pores, all while taking away dead skin cells, bumps, and flakes for a much smoother complexion. This sponge is so gentle, that it is suitable for even the most sensitive skin types.
Pamplemousse Tropical Enzyme Cleansing Oil
Meet your first step facial cleanser. It is bursting with vibrant notes of juicy pink and white grapefruit, sweet vanilla bean, and exotic plumeria flowers. It works with all skin types, from the oiliest, or dry complexions this cleanser will work for you.
Use: Apply 1-2 pumps to a dry face. Then you should add warm water and gently massage in circular motions on your face. The formula will quickly turn into a creamy texture that dissolves oils and makeup extremely effectively. Next, you should rinse well with warm water, and pat dry.
Leahlani Skincare Honey Love Exfoliator
This triple threat 3-in-1 takes skin exfoliation up a level. If you are seeking a softer complexion, fewer breakouts, and an even skin tone- this right here is the exfoliating for you. This gentle yet effective ski exfoliate, will dramatically improve the tone and texture of your skin while stimulating cellular renewal. The Honey Love formula was designed for all skin types and is especially effective when used on oily skin.
Use: You should use 1- 2 times per week. Start with a freshly cleansed face. Then stir the content of the jar to activate the crystals at the bottom. Massage about 1/2 a teaspoon of honey love into your damp skin in circular motions. For the best results wait 3-5 minutes before rinsing away.
Kjaer Weis Cleanser
This is a wonderful, soft, gel-like cleanser that effectively removes even the toughest makeup and impurities from your skin with very minimal disruption to your skin’s hydrolipid barrier. The organic, cold pressed oils and naturally calming plant extracts found in Kjaer Weis cleanser leave your complexion feeling softer and brighter than before. This cleanser is CCBP certified organic.
Use: To use pump a few drops into the palm of your hand and gently massage onto your DRY face. Then rinse with warm water or remove with a nice warm washcloth.
Are You Head Over Heels?
So we have explored a few different natural facial cleansers for you to consider the next time it is time to switch. I know it can be hard switching from a cleanser you have used for years and moving on to something new (it may even feel like you are cheating on your cleanser…lol) But in all honesty, our bodies absorb 60-80% of everything we put on your skin. Are you really willing to keep allowing your skin to soak up harmful chemicals that could eventually lead to health problems?
Most women will answer with a resounding NO! At the same time though they will never actually make the switch to a safer product. I don’t want to see that happen to you, you deserve to have the best natural facial cleanser that you can get your pretty manicured fingers on!
How about you are you using a natural facial cleanser? If you are I want to hear what gave you the shove you needed to switch to a healthier safer option? Leave your story in the comments I am very interested.
Oh, and If you are in LOVE with the natural facial cleanser you are using can you let your good friend here (me) know which one it is? I want to try it! I