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Clinique City Block™ Purifying Charcoal Cleansing Gel

When used in your skincare, charcoal is proven to get rid of impurities without stripping your skin. With each use of this charcoal-infused gel, it sweeps away excess oil while effectively removing makeup and dirt from even the deepest of pores. Suitable for all skin types, it’s gentle enough for daily use—leaving you with “ooh-aah” radiant skin every day of the week.

Clinique City Block™ Purifying Charcoal Cleansing Gel
4.3 out of 5 stars, based on 2,435 Reviews 2,435 Reviews
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Have no idea why I received the product. Not for my skin type or age group.

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Don't let the dark color scare you
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The dark color of the product does wash off. I have fair skin and I found it "meh" and drying. It was like using a shampoo with dark colorant in it to wash my face. Not worth it.

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Decent cleanser just not my style
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Thanks so much to Birchbox for the Clinique. I'm not a fan of Clinique products but I felt it did a good job at cleaning my face. The next day I had a random pimple appear. I never get any form of breakout nor do I have any skin problems so that was a turn off for me.

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I was not as impressed with this facial cleanser as ones in the past. the charcoal did not do much in way of refreshing my face like other cleansers.

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I wanted to like this...
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I really wanted to like this cleanser. I have used other Clinique products that I have loved. Unfortunately, this product made my sensitive skin breakout with little red bumps after each use. After the third try, I have decided this product isn't for me.

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Weird Stuff
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It felt so strange putting black goop on my face. It smells so awful too - almost like a faint rubbery smell. The consistency feels like plastic going on. It removed my makeup fairly well, but other than that I didn't see any dramatic effects. I would rather use micellar water to remove my makeup, just as good of a job and it doesn't smell!

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Not great
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I find that every time I use ANYTHING by Clinique, my face breaks out worse than any time in the past.

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nothing special
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Kind of a thick consistency it cleaned the sebum but that's it didn't feel refreshed or anything. Was non irritating so probably good for sensitive skin.

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Not for my skin type
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I have dry skin and these kind of cleansers make my skin really irritated. I have to use cleansing balms/oils and micellar water. Everything else is too harsh.

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works ok but nothing special. did not irritate but did not see amazing results

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