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La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser 6.76 oz

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Product Overview

Product Overview

Heal blemishes with La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser.

Target excess oil, acne, blackheads and whiteheads with La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser. This clinically tested cleanser contains 2% salicylic acid to help gently exfoliate skin and eliminate the bacteria that cause blemishes. Exclusive micro-exfoliating Lipo Hydroxy Acid helps regulate excess oil and remove daily impurities. Gentle enough for twice-daily use, La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser is proven to reduce surface oil by up to 47%, leaving you more matte throughout the day.

  • Great for all skin types, even sensitive
  • Helps regulate excess oil
  • Targets acne blemishes with 2% salicylic acid
  • Thoroughly cleanses skin of daily impurities

Customer Reviews

Customer Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.8

Based on 57 reviews
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Elliot

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September 11, 2020

Facial protection

VERY HAPPY WITH THE CLEANSER & NOT TOO DRYING...........

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LovelySkin Customer

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September 05, 2020

My Go-To

I use La Roche exclusively for my skin regimen. I’m 50 and still have acne prone skin and this wash is the best for helping me keep my breakouts under control. I use it twice daily and it never dries me out or irritated me at all. Highly recommended.

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Christen

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July 14, 2020

It works!

I had been suffering from adult hormonal acne and was so surprised that within 2 weeks I saw a huge improvement in my skin. I've now been using this for over a year and have not had any breakouts! I also have psoriasis, rosacea, and very dry skin and this cleanser is gentle and non drying. Love this cleanser!

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Zelcookie

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July 06, 2020

Good and effective.

I really like this product--it controls oily skin without drying effect. It also does not have that typical type of chemical scent which some products like "medicated" cleanser products often have. Finally, the price is right. Bottom line is this is a product definitely worth trying, I totally recommend.

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Klewi

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June 07, 2020

Great Cleanser

I needed a cleanser with medication in it to help clear my blackheads around my chin and nose. The lather is really nice with tiny bubbles and I really enjoy the natural smell, like eucalyptus. Most of my blackheads extracted out within the first use without irritation. I took one star off because its really thin and the packaging makes it easy to waste product.

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LovelySkin Customer

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June 05, 2020

Works great

It's helping my skin to get better.

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LovelySkin Customer

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June 04, 2020

good cleanser

My teenage daughter likes it. She has sensitive skin and this cleanser didn’t cause any irritation. And helped her with acne

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LovelySkin Customer

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May 28, 2020

La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser

I love this face wash. It has definitely helped with my acne and blackheads. It's a creamy and foamy texture. No fragrance which is why I love La Roche-Posay. Only con is I wish this bottle had a pump like their other face cleansers bottles. The lid can get a little messy. But the product itself is amazing!

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maryellenrn090

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May 07, 2020

another great offering from la roche posay

just as good as the cream cleanser, but medicated. helps with breakouts. the bottle is huge considering you don't need a lot when you use it. just be careful because the product runs out of the bottle quickly, so keep it level or almost level to get it out. leaves your skin gorgeous, and with continued use, decreased breakouts. I keep it in the shower and even use it on my shoulders which can be problem areas for me.

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SamS

April 28, 2020

Love it!

I love this SA face wash. My face feels really clean after I use it and I really think it helps with my acne. It doesn't dry out my face at all. It foams up sooo nicely. I will definitely continue to use it!

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LBM88

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February 23, 2020

Great Cleanser

Years ago my teenage son had this recommended by his dermatologist. So when I began having some issues with adult whiteheads forming under my skin I wanted a gentle product with salicylic acid. This cleanser fits the bill! Worked like a charm and no more whiteheads. Gentle and non-drying. A great skin clearing/cleansing product.

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Keith

December 09, 2019

Great cleanser, wish it didn't have menthol

I use this every night after double cleansing and it works great, even on my body. I just hope they'd remove the menthol because it's a bit irritating sometimes.

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ankita

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November 25, 2019

Impressive

This cleanser is a sweet treat for acne-prone skin peeps. Salicylic acid is best used in cleanser from, so I've been told, and I would always prefer La Roche-Posay products given their reputation. From my two weeks of use, this cleanser can be a little drying, so I am using it with a different moisturizer in the mornings, and Biossance rose oil + benzoyl peroxide treatment gel at night.

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AL

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November 14, 2019

Great!

Great cleanser, the price is great and it is soothing for a salicylic cleanser. My oily skin feels very clean but not dehydrated or tight after using this. I will repurchase this cleanser.

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LovelySkin Customer

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October 11, 2019

La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser

I love La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser. It's a great product, helps clear the skin and is still gentle. Highly recommend it.

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LovelySkin Customer

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August 02, 2019

Refreshing face wash

I get flare ups of acne in the summer months due to excess oil. This is a great face wash, cleanses without drying out your skin. Price is fantastic give the quality. Highly recommend.

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AllisonE

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July 21, 2019

Love this cleanser!

I have oily acne prone skin, and this gel formula face wash does a wonderful job at removing dirt and makeup and leaving my skin acne free and feeling great. Wish it came in a pump!

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LovelySkin Customer

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June 24, 2019

Excellent cleanser

I use this a couple of times a week to keep breakouts at bay. Never leaves my normal-dry skin feeling stripped. Lovely cooling sensation from the menthol. Great salicylic acid cleanser!

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LovelySkin Customer

May 24, 2019

Works well to control acne

Bought this for my daughter to control her hormonal acne. It works well, and its fragrance free too :)

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LovelySkin Customer

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May 13, 2019

Works as well as more expensive brand

I bought this product for my teenage daughter to replace a much more expensive product in an acne trio. She says it works almost as well as the other one and is 1/4 the price. I think we will alternate between the two.

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