This £3 charcoal face wash that shoppers love for smoother skin AND smaller-looking pores is now better-than-half-price at Amazon
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Whether you’re facing new skincare challenges including ‘maskne’ or looking for an affordable way to treat your oily T-zone, you should consider adding this charcoal face wash to your routine, according to Amazon shoppers.
The L’Oréal Paris Pure Clay Charcoal Detox Face Wash, which is reduced to £2.95 (originally £5.99 for 150ml) at Amazon, is formulated with a hefty dose of oil-absorbing clays and charcoal to remove blemish and breakout inducing impurities and toxins from the skin.
The gel face wash, which transforms into a foam, has a growing fan base on Amazon, having received over 400 five-star reviews (and counting) from those with acne and oily-prone skin who are battling blemishes and enlarged pores.
Users credit the charcoal face wash it for its ability to reduce breakouts, leaving skin smooth and pores visibly smaller after use
Shoppers call the Pure Clay Charcoal Detox Face Wash the ‘best product for pores’, crediting it for its ability to reduce breakouts, leaving skin smooth and pores visibly smaller after use.
Others note how it works just as well, if not better than more expensive skincare products. And some who like to use the face wash like a mask say you can actually see it working as it dries, unclogging pores in a matter of minutes.
‘This is honestly the best product I’ve used,’ one five-star reviewer raved. ‘I tried The Ordinary, Mario Badescu and many other brands before I used this, and since cutting those products out of my skincare routine and changing over to this, it’s so much more simplified as a routine, and I’m not spending anywhere near as much as I used to be!
‘This past year, my skin was breaking out badly, I’d never suffered from skin as bad as this before, but this product is one that I couldn’t go without now.
‘It leaves my skin clear, soft and glowing, and I’ve honestly never felt so confident when leaving my house without makeup as I do now!’
‘This is an amazing product,’ another wrote. ‘It cleanses your skin and pulls any rubbish out. You can see it working as it sets. I couldn’t get more than two days without using this! Absolutely a must-buy!’
L’Oréal Paris recommend using their bestselling L’Oréal Paris Pure Clay Detox Mask (now £3.95) twice weekly along with the cleanser for a deeper clean
A third agreed, writing: ‘This face wash is very smooth and a little goes a long way. Great for clearing out and minimizing pores – I noticed a difference in my face after about a week of regular use.
‘It has a light but not unpleasant scent. Also great for pairing with the L’Oréal clay mask.’
Also in the formula is Capryloyl salicylic acid, a derivative of exfoliating salicylic acid, along with conditioning glycerin to combat dryness often associated with charcoal and clay-based skincare products.
L’Oréal Paris recommends using morning and night to wet face and delicately massage in small circular motions before washing away with lukewarm water.
They recommend using their bestselling L’Oréal Paris Pure Clay Detox Mask (now £3.95) twice weekly for a deeper cleanse.