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Essential-C Cleanser



Patented antioxidant-rich cleanser using Vitamins A, C and E neutralize and rehydrate environmentally damaged skin by removing impurities and awakening the senses with a burst of citrus.
6.75 FL. OZ.

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The Benefits

Antioxidant Vitamins A, C and E neutralize free radicals and other environmental aggressors while Phospholipids bind moisture to the skin. Essential-C Cleanser establishes a well-hydrated foundation for application of a treatment product.

How to Use

Massage a small amount over dampened face and neck. Rinse with warm water and pat dry. For optimal results, follow with Essential-C Toner and Essential-C Daily Renewal Complex during the day.

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The Murad Recipe

Like 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.

Principal Ingredients

Water (Aqua), Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Aminomethyl Propanol, Polysorbate 20, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Panthenol, Phospholipids, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl, Palmitate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Ascorbic Acid, Chitosan, Rice Amino Acids, Zinc Aspartate, Allantoin, Sodium PCA, Lactose, Cellulose, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Propyl Gallate, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Limonene, Linalool, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Ferula Galbaniflua (Galbanum) Resin Oil, Fragrance (Parfum), Iron Oxides (CI 77492)
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Reviews & Questions

Essential-C Cleanser 4.7 5 203 222
OBSESSED This cleanser is a game changer. My skin is sensitive and I typically don't use a lot of product (both skincare and makeup) so this was a big step but I am glad I took the plunge! I use this cleanser on a daily basis, and as other reviewers mention, it smells amazing and leaves my skin feeling radiant and refreshed... I've received a ton of compliments on my skin lately and I've already told friends they have to check it out. Thank you Murad! :) August 15, 2014
Lightweight for summertime use only This is a translucent lightweight cleanser, perfect to do what a cleanser does. It has beads in it which dissolve easily, doesnt scrub your face or polish it. I find nothing special about this cleanser and I would definitely not recommend if wanting to remove stubborn makeup or mascara, or to use in the wintertime when skin needs hydration. August 6, 2014
Love this Facial Soap! I love the way this soap smells and the feel of it going on my face. Feels like has exfoliators in it - thick. I massage my face as I use, not a quick wash for me as I love the way it feels and take my time while using it. I also use the Clarifying Cleanser by Murad at times to wash my face, I keep both on hand. May 24, 2014
Leaves my face so bright! I use many of the products in the Environmental Shield Line (as well as other lines) and I have to say that this cleanser is one of my favorites. I use it in the morning and it brightens my face instantly and removes and oil on my face without making my face feel tight and dry! Definitely worth the buy! April 17, 2014
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The Essential C Cleanser is not formulated to address breakouts. For acne breakout concerns we recommend Clarifying Cleanser or Time Release Acne Cleanser.
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