Washing your face is an art, and you need to take it very seriously, if you don’t want your skin to feel like the Saharan desert or the wetlands of Cherrapunji. Now before we start sounding nonsensical to you, we will come to the point, but before that, ask yourselves a few questions. How do you purchase a cleanser? Do you just pick any brand that is trending on TV, or do you bother to check the ingredients to find out if it would suit your skin? You need to answer this question honestly, otherwise no one would be able to help you. Who knows, your skin might be undergoing unimaginable torture because you picked a wrong cleanser. Every cleanser is not the perfect one for your skin. Just like no two skin textures are similar, similarly no two cleansers are the same. The purpose of this article is to provide you a list of cleansers based on your skin type.
So, we have a cleanser that is a boon for the oily skin, and a cleanser that softens the dry one. There is a cleanser that prevents breakouts and blackheads, and a cleanser that makes your skin glow. You can choose from bars or pump soaps, mild or deep cleansers, and take your pick from exfoliating, creamy, frothy or even foamy types. See, there is no dearth of good cleansers in the market; you just need to choose the one that suits your skin the best. So, here we present to you an extensive list of ten best cleansers for dry and oily skin.
Best cleansers for dry to normal skin
1. Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser
This cleanser is an all-time favorite of dermatologists, as it does not come loaded with chemicals and is not harsh on the skin. It is especially good for dry and normal skin type, as it helps restore lost moisture.
2. Vichy Purete Thermale Calming Cleansing Solution
This is the best cleanser to remove oil and dirt on the go. Just put a bit of this cleanser on a cotton ball and wipe your face with it. It will help remove dirt and oil from the face, thereby making your skin look clearer and fresher instantly.
3. Boscia Soothing Cleansing Cream
This cleanser is a boon for people with dry skin, as it won’t strip your face of essential oils but is extremely beneficial in removing the excess dirt and dust. It contains chamomile, which smoothens dry skin while the carrot extract has anti-ageing properties.
For oily to normal skin
4. Purpose Gentle Cleansing Wash
This soap and lather-free cleanser works wonders on oily skin as it washes away the excessive oil and dirt that gets accumulated on the skin through the day.
5. CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser
Its intense lather formula washes off the dirt and oil from the skin, thereby making it softer and tighter. Furthermore, it also rejuvenates the skin and revitalizes it with youthfulness. It replenishes your skin with ceramides and hyaluronic acid, which are the natural ingredients of a healthy skin barrier.
For sensitive skin
6. LATHER gentle face soap
This cleanser contains aloe, which soothes and softens the skin, along with avocado, which hydrates it. This face wash is devoid of any artificial ingredients that might cause harm to the skin.
7. Dr. Jeffrey Dover Glycolic Cream Cleanser
It is ideal for flaky skin, as it contains Glycolic acid which helps get rid of the flakes and dryness.
For normal skin
8. Suki Exfoliate Foaming Cleanser
It is a nice scrub, which exfoliates the skin without being too harsh on it. It has a grainy texture in the beginning, which slowly turns foamy, giving the skin a soft and refreshed feel.
9. Origins A Perfect World Antioxidant Cleanser
This cleanser combines the beneficial properties of coconut and white tea to soften and brighten skin. Both work together to bring radiance and glow to your skin.
10. Philosophy Purity Made Simple
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This one is a highly effective, all-purpose cleanser, as it not only helps the skin get rid of excess oil, dirt, etc., but it is also an excellent make-up cleaner. It helps wipe off makeup comfortably and effortlessly.
All the above listed cleansers range anywhere between INR 800/- to INR 4000/- depending on where you purchase it. So next time you are out buying a cleanser, analyze your skin type carefully before picking up one. It is highly important to choose the right cleanser for yourself if you wish to have a healthy, glowing skin for yourself.
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