Facial wash is the first product you should reach for if you want clear skin. It’s important to get one that purifies the pores, manages oil production, and gets rid of already-existing blemishes. So for those with acne-prone skin, listen up! Below, we round up the best cleansers you can try, depending on your budget.
CLEAN & CLEAR Foaming Face Wash, P115, Watsons
A gentle cleanser that’s suitable for young skin.
HUMAN NATURE Acne Defense Facial Wash, P169.75, Watsons
This one has tea tree oil that’s known to calm red spots.
POND'S Acne Clear Anti-Acne Facial Foam, P155, Watsons
This drugstore gem can help dry up pimples.
CÉLETEQUE Dermoscience Acne Solutions Acne Cleansing Gel, P270, Watsons
The hydroxy acids in this one purge the pores of impurities and bacteria.
BANILA CO Tea Party Purifying Cleanser Peppermint, P335, Trinoma
Now here's a mild cleanser that can wash away gunk and leave the face cool and refreshed.
COSRX Salicylic Acid Daily Facial Cleanser, P520, Watsons
This K-beauty favorite clears breakouts, banishes blackheads, and lifts dead skin.
BEACH BORN Witch Hazel Wash, P550, www.beachborn.ph
This non-soap cleanser removes excess oil and dirt without leaving the skin dehydrated.
THE BODY SHOP Tea Tree Facial Wash, P795, SM Megamall
This refreshing facial wash can give your pores a deep cleanse and reduce oiliness.
MARIO BADESCU Acne Facial Cleanser, P950, Rustan’s The Beauty Source
Thank goodness for this clarifying facial wash that fights blemishes with salicylic acid and soothes inflamed zits with aloe vera.
CLINIQUE Pep Start 2-in-1 Exfoliating Cleanser, P1300, SM Megamall
This one promises to smoothen the skin while clearing deep-seated dirt.