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10 Of The Best Cleansers For Your Skin Type

10 Of The Best Cleansers For Your Skin Type

You might think of a cleanser as something that you have on your face for a minute before rinsing off, and as long as it removes your makeup, that’s all that matters. However, cleansers are far more than that and actually contribute to the health of your skin. These are the best cleansers and work hard to give you a great complexion.

The Best Cleansers For You

No matter your skin type, we have selected the best cleansers to get you glowing and gorgeous.

  1. Normal Skin
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    Normal Skin

    The bareMinerals Pure Plush Gentle Deep Cleansing Foam has been formulated with Elderflower and Rosemary Extracts to soften your skin and infuse it with hydration.

    It also contains mineral-rich Sea Salts, which help to gently buff away dead skin cells and leave you with healthy and glowing skin. It’s a great everyday cleanser that will awaken your skin in the morning and remove all traces of make-up, oil and dirt in the evening.

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  2. Dulling Skin
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    Dulling Skin

    If your skin is starting to look a little dull and fatigued, then the Ole Henriksen Pure Truth Melting Cleanser will perk it up. It is enriched with Virgin Cherry Oil, Rose Hip and Vitamin C to energise your skin and bring it back to life.

    The unique formula transforms from a gel to an oil to a milk to thoroughly cleanse your skin without stripping it of its natural oils.

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  3. Combination Skin
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    Combination Skin

    If you have combination skin and suffer from the occasional breakout, oily patch and dryness, then the Oskia Renaissance Cleansing Gel will be perfect for you. It is infused with Fruit Enzymes to help gently buff away dead skin cells and dry patches, leaving you with supremely soft skin.

    It’s also a brilliant cleanser to use if you feel your complexion is suffering from fine lines, as its blend of vitamins and antioxidants helps to restore elasticity in the skin.

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  4. Breakout-Prone Skin
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    Breakout-Prone Skin

    If you suffer from acne or are breakout-prone, then harsh cleansers can strip your skin and cause your condition to worsen. The REN Clearcalm Clarifying Clay Cleanser is super gentle yet incredibly effective.

    It contains Zinc Gluconate to reduce the production of sebum, Salicilin to kill the bacteria on the skin, and Manuka Honey to soothe any irritated areas. The formula also contains Clay, which is brilliant at extracting dirt and impurities from the pores to leave your skin feeling super clean and healthy.

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  5. Dehydrated Skin
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    Dehydrated Skin

    If your skin feels dehydrated and lacking in moisture, then the Alpha-H Liquid Laser Cleansing Oil will help to add in the missing hydration. As it’s an oil-based cleanser, it really helps to reduce dryness and lock in the moisture that your skin needs.

    White Mulberry in the cleanser is a brightening ingredient that helps to give radiance to your skin, making it perfect to use if your skin is dehydrated and a little lacklustre.

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  6. Irritated Skin
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    Irritated Skin

    If your skin suffers from redness or looks a little irritated, then you need a sensitive cleanser to calm everything down and reduce the excess flush of colour. The Clinique Redness Solutions Soothing Cleanser is an ultra-gentle formulation that works to minimise discomfort and leave your skin feeling nourished.

    The cream-gel formulation feels cooling on the skin to help reduce redness, while leaving your complexion soft and healthy.

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  7. Polluted Skin
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    Polluted Skin

    If you live in a city or you feel like your skin is slightly congested, then try the Vichy Pureté Thermale Cleansing Gel. It has been specially formulated to use if you live in an area with hard water, and is infused with unique Amilite Technology which removes pollution particles from the skin.

    Ingredients such as Glycerin and Moringa help to remove dust from the skin and decongest clogged pores, all while adding essential hydration into the complexion.

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  8. Sensitive Skin
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    Sensitive Skin

    If you have sensitive skin, it can be difficult to find products that don’t cause irritation or aggravate your already delicate complexion. The Dermalogica Ultracalming Cleanser Echinacea and Raspberry extracts, which work to soothe skin and calm down any inflammation.

    It’s also great for removing eye make-up, making it an ideal cleanser to travel with as it has a multipurpose formula. There are lots of other products in the Ultracalming collection which can be used together to give your sensitive skin healing time.

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  9. Dry Skin
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    Dry Skin

    The Omorovicza Cleansing Foam is free from sulphates, making it ideal to use on dry skin which can be easily irritated by harsh ingredients. It contains Copper Gluconate which helps to detoxify the skin and rid it of a build-up of dead skin cells, oil and impurities, which can all cause dry skin.

    The cleanser provides long-lasting hydration and infuses your skin with Mineral Technology derived from Hungarian Thermal Water, leaving your complexion super soft and healthy.

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  10. Mature Skin
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    Mature Skin

    The Elemis Pro Collagen Cleansing Balm has become something of a cult classic, and it’s not hard to see why. It has a rich and creamy formula that melts into the skin upon contact. One of the main ingredients is Padina Pavonica which is a powerful anti-ageing active that helps to plump out fine lines and leave you with a more youthful complexion.

    Starflower Oil works to maintain the moisture levels in your skin, which as we age can deplete. By keeping the complexion hydrated, your skin has a much better chance at fighting ageing the signs of maturity such as wrinkles and loss of elasticity.

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Amelia

Amelia

Skincare Specialist

I am a big believer in the idea that beautiful Make Up begins with a superb skincare regime. I like to enhance my natural beauty rather than cover up and I am always on the lookout for great products which really work. When I am not writing about all things beauty, I like to do Yoga and I make an amazing brownie. It is all about balance!