Gentle exfoliating skin scrub for face

Algae Polishing Scrub

DermaQuest

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Size: 4 fl oz

Who It's For

Scrubs are best daily for those with oily skin, large pores and acne but cut back if you get irritated or seem too dry. They should be used only once or twice a week otherwise. Over scrubbing is easy to do. 

Dr. Irwin's Product Review

We tested about 10 different facial scrubs and most were either too harsh or just annoying in some way - like horrid fragrance, etc. We liked two of them and this was one.  (The Eminence Citrus Exfoliating Wash was the other.) This one is still very gentle (good), but creamier and more hydrating than the Citrus Wash.  You could use this daily if you have oily skin and acne or several times a week otherwise. Could be used with the Clarisonic Mia.

How to Use

See above, depends on skin type and what other products are being used.  Remember that all retinoids and glycolics exfoliate to some extent.

Ingredients

Water  (Aqua), Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine, Polyethylene, Oxidized Polyethylene, Polysorbate 20, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Jojoba Esters, Triethanolamine, Carbomer, Carrageenan, Laminaria Digitata Extract, Allantoin, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Extract, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol , Ethylhexylglycerin, Hexylene Glycol, Fragrance, Citric Acid , Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder, Disodium ED 

Dr. Brandith Irwin, MD

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