A good face wash can do many great things for your skin. Apart from cleaning off the day’s dirt and grime, it can also help soothe and nourish your skin. For those with dry skin types, it is essential that your cleanser is gentle and hydrating to prevent stripping your skin of much-needed moisture. The right cleansers can come with ingredients that help with unwelcomed symptoms of dryness: dullness, lines and rough or flaky skin.
If you are on the hunt for the perfect cleanser, try some of these interesting finds!
You may not think that a cleansing foam suits dry skin, but this one might change your mind. It is a lightweight amino acid-based foam that does not strip the skin at all, but leaves it feeling clean and plump. It has ingredients such as hyaluronic acid, ceramides and olive oil to help moisturize and fortify the skin’s barrier as well.
Best drugstore cleanser
Price from SGD29.67
Designed to suit dry and sensitive skin, this soap-free cleanser gives a mild wash which will leave your skin feeling soft and smooth. It has a creamy texture and a hypoallergenic formula that helps to alleviate dryness, itchiness and irritation.
With a rich and creamy texture, this cleanser will thoroughly cleanse your skin of dirt and impurities while still keeping it supple and hydrated. It is rich in antioxidants and features botanical ingredients such as aloe vera extract, white tea leaf extract and licorice root extract that protect your skin from environmental factors that lead to acne, as well as calm down redness and irritation.
Whether it is lines, wrinkles or dullness, this cleanser-and-serum formula will be ideal for targeting aging skin concerns. The soap-free, gentle cleanse will leave your skin moisturized and rejuvenated with a combination of hyaluronic acid, ceramides, collagen and colloidal oatmeal.
While this cleanser is gentle enough for dry and sensitive skin types, it still cleanses well enough to remove makeup. The low pH formula matches your skin perfectly, while the tea tree oil and mild BHA will help provide pore care and exfoliation to prevent blackheads.
Featuring a combination of wild pansy extract and bentonite clay to help with eliminating excess sebum and pore congestion, this ultra-fine foaming wash will provide deep cleansing without drying the skin out. The formula includes AHA and BHA to help exfoliate the skin, and Hada Labo’s anti-pollution formula to protect the skin against environmental pollution.
This light and ultra-gentle gel cleanser will be a great product to pair with your Clarisonic brush, or any other electronic face brushes. It has an amino-acid rich formula with soy proteins, rose water, cucumber extract and borage seed oil. The combination will soothe and tone your skin, leaving it clean, refreshed and nourished.
Best for spots and breakouts
Price from SGD58.00
If your pores are always congested and flare-ups are frequent, then this foaming sulfur-based cleanser will help you eliminate bacteria and draw out impurities from clogged pores. It has honey and rice bran extract to help combat redness and irritation, along with oat extract to help regulate sebum production.
Get a cleanser, makeup remover and exfoliating mask all in one bottle with this product. Its unique vegan formula features botanical ingredients that are rich in vitamin C and antioxidants for greater skin clarity and luminosity. The lightly foaming gel formula will also hydrate and firm the skin, leaving it soft and silky.
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