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ACNE STARTER KIT
Director of Education Sharon Boes shares the benefits of Acne Starter Kit and how it should fit into your skin care regimen.
How to Use
Use Clarifying Cleanser morning and evening, massage over dampened face and neck, rinse and pat dry. Treat with Acne Clearing Solution morning and evening apply over a clean face and décolleté. Next, apply a thin layer of Acne Spot Fast Fix to affected areas 1 to 3 times daily or as needed. Follow with Oil-Control Mattifier, in the morning, apply liberally.
The Murad RecipeLike world-class cuisine, world-class skincare is built from a carefully crafted recipe that is an expression of expertise, endless experimentation and the spirit of the creator. That’s why the foundation for every Murad product, is a recipe for skin health composed of Antioxidants, Hydrators and Anti-inflammatories—a recipe inspired by Dr. Murad’s Inclusive Health System of care. It’s a recipe he has refined again and again during his four decades of helping people enjoy healthier, more beautiful skin.
Active Ingredient: Salicylic Acid (1.5%) Other Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Methyl Gluceth-20, PPG-26-Buteth-26, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Butylene Glycol, Cimicifuga Racemosa Root Extract, Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract, Silver Citrate, Menthol, PEG-150 Distearate, Zea Mays (Corn) Starch, Hydrolyzed Corn Starch, Hydrolyzed Corn Starch Octenylsuccinate, Glyceryl Stearate, Cocamidopropyl Dimethylamine, Polysorbate 80, Citric Acid, Tetrasodium EDTA, Chlorphenesin, Methylisothiazolinone, Limonene, Citrus Reticulata (Tangerine) Leaf Oil, Cymbopogon Nardus (Citronella) Oil, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Oil, Lavandula Hybrida Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Fragrance (Parfum)
Acne Clearing Solution
Active Ingredient: Salicylic Acid 0.5% Inactive Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Cyclopentasiloxane, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Dimethicone, Emulsifying Wax NF, Cyclohexasiloxane, Panthenol, Capryloyl Glycine, Hydrolyzed Linseed Extract, Spiraea Ulmaria Extract, Bisabolol, Retinol, Phospholipids, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Retinyl Palmitate, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Farnesol, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate, Pentylene Glycol, Polysorbate 20, Lecithin, Alcohol, Sclerotium Gum, Xanthan Gum, Sodium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Linalool, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil
Sensitivity test for a new user: Apply the product sparingly to 1 or 2 small affected areas during the first 3 days of use. If no discomfort occurs, follow directions as stated on the label.
Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++
Active Ingredients: Octinoxate (7.50%) Zinc Oxide (3.00%) Ensulizole (1.00%) Other Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Cyclopentasiloxane, Bis-PEG/PPG-14/14 Dimethicone, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Trehalose, Inositol, Taurine, Betaine, Phospholipids, Retinyl Palmitate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Polyglyceryl-3 Polydimethylsiloxyethyl Dimethicone, Triethoxysilylethyl Polydimethylsiloxyethyl Hexyl Dimethicone, Farnesyl Acetate, Panthenyl Triacetate, Argania Spinosa Kernel Extract, Serenoa Serrulata Fruit Extract, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Extract, Punica Granatum Seed Oil, Capryloyl Glycine, Sarcosine, Cinnamomum Zeylanicum Bark Extract, Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate, Acrylates Copolymer, Magnesium Carbonate, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil, Lauryl Methacrylate/Glycol Dimethacrylate Crosspolymer, Dicaprylyl Ether, Niacinamide, Yeast Extract, Aesculus Hippocastanum (Horse Chestnut) Seed Extract, Algae Extract, Corn Starch Modified, Ammonium Glycyrrhizate, Panthenol, Zinc Gluconate, Caffeine, Xanthan Gum, Acrylates Crosspolymer, Polyglyceryl-2 Dipolyhydroxystearate, Biotin, Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract, Aminomethyl Propanol, Sodium Chloride, Phenoxyethanol, Chlorphenesin, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891)
Acne Spot Fast FixActive Ingredient: Benzoyl Peroxide (3.5%) Inactive Ingredient: Water (Aqua), Glycerin, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Extract, Niacinamide, Dicaprylyl Carbonate, Glyceryl Stearate, Butylene Glycol, Caprylyl Methicone, Dimethyl Isosorbide, PEG-100 Stearate, Potassium Azeloyl Diglycinate, Cetyl Alcohol, Hydrogenated Ethylhexyl Olivate, Steareth-2, Alcohol Denat., Hydrogenated Palm Glycerides, Potassium Cetyl Phosphate, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer, PEG-75 Stearate, Ceteth-20, Steareth-20, Hydrogenated Olive Oil Unsaponifiables, Allantoin, Ethylhexylglycerin, Punica Granatum Extract, Betaine, Inositol, Taurine, Trehalose, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Cinnamomum Cassia Bark Extract, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Extract, Sanguisorba Officinalis Root Extract, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Hydroxide, Fragrance (Parfum), Limonene
Before initial use, test a small amount of product on inner arm. Wait for 24 hours to see if irritation develops. If skin becomes irritated, do not use the product. Cleanse skin and apply a thin layer to affected areas 1 to 3 times daily or as needed.
For Best Results
Combine Acne Starter Kit with these products to achieve the best results.
Reviews & Questions
Acne Starter Kit 12 12confused i have been struggling with acne for about 8 years now, my friend told me about murad few days ago and i have been reading reviews and i dont know whether to go further with this product, because i have seen in a lot of comments that if one stops using the product, breakouts will resurface. so if that be the case, i have to use this product all my life? why cant there be a permanent solution to the breakouts instead March 9, 2015Great Im very grateful for this product. The new salicylic acid 0.5% is much better than the old gel. Also, the sulfur treatment is great, much better than benzoyl peroxide. You will see great results, but be patient and use as directed. September 13, 2014TERRIBLE I do not recommend this product at all! I have never written a review for anything but feel so strongly that this does not work I had to share. My face broke out even worse and did not get better I waited and waited but it only got worse and left scars. By the time I realized it was not going to clear up I could not get my money back and to do this day 8 months later they continue charging my card and sending refills even though i have called multiple times and cancelled. August 29, 2014Didn't work for me I'm 19 years old and have been having acne problem for nearly 2 years. One of my friends reckon me this skin care line as she said it worked well for her. So I purchased this kit. The first two/three weeks, these products worked quite well on my skin. But after that, my skin seemed like it got used to these products and continued to get less effective. Now I have full on breakouts on my forehead, cheek and chin area; and these products do nothing for my skin. Besides that, the area around my mouth is really dry. It's quite disappointing! I think I need to stop using these. August 19, 2014
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Ask your questions. Share your answers.« BackHas staff answerHas expert answerQ:1 answeri just wanna ask if this is safe to use by a pregnant woman.8 months agoPosted byLocation:Daly City, CA, USAAdditional information about Cherrie could not be loaded.Age: 25 to 34Gender: Female0points0out of 0found this question helpful.Was this helpful?helpful0unhelpful0http://answers.murad.com/answers/8743-en_us/product/10738/question/1282000/undohelpfulness.djs?format=embeddedhtml&sessionparams=__BVSESSIONPARAMS__&return=__RETURN__&innerreturn=http%3A%2F%2Fanswers.murad.com%2Fanswers%2F8743-en_us%2Fproduct%2F10738%2Fquestions.djs%3Fformat%3Dembeddedhtml%26scrolltotop%3Dtrue%26expandquestion%3D1282000&user=__USERID__&authsourcetype=__AUTHTYPE__&submissionparams=__BVSUBMISSIONPARAMETERS__&submissionurl=__BVSUBMISSIONURL__
AnswersAnswer:Please be advised that while Murad undergoes all possible safety testing for the quality and efficacy of our products, we have not conducted specific testing for pregnant or lactating women. Dr. Murad recommends that women who are pregnant or lactating consult their physician before using any Murad products.7 months agoPosted byLocation:MuradAdditional information about MelissawithMurad could not be loaded.0points0out of 0found this answer helpful.Was this helpful?helpful0unhelpful0http://answers.murad.com/answers/8743-en_us/product/10738/answer/1543492/undohelpfulness.djs?format=embeddedhtml&sessionparams=__BVSESSIONPARAMS__&return=__RETURN__&innerreturn=http%3A%2F%2Fanswers.murad.com%2Fanswers%2F8743-en_us%2Fproduct%2F10738%2Fquestions.djs%3Fformat%3Dembeddedhtml%26scrolltotop%3Dtrue%26expandquestion%3D1282000%26expandanswer%3D1543492&user=__USERID__&authsourcetype=__AUTHTYPE__&submissionparams=__BVSUBMISSIONPARAMETERS__&submissionurl=__BVSUBMISSIONURL__1 of 11 of 1