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Real Chemistry Fresh-Start Foaming Cleanser

For a deep clean that's also hydrating, this zesty grapefruit cleanser gets the job done and perks you up while doing so. Amino-acids gently remove makeup, oil, dirt, and grime, while a host of conditioning ingredients leave skin feeling soft and smooth. Great for dry, sensitive, acne-prone, and even aging complexions, it's a refreshing first step in your skincare routine.

Real Chemistry Fresh-Start Foaming Cleanser
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OVERDRIED MY SKIN
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Wasn’t crazy about this cleanser as it overdried my skin. After use I could barely run my hands over my face. I feel like it’s too harsh. Tossed it out after the first use.

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Ehhh..

I didn’t care for this cleanser. It’s kind of mediocre, although it worked well enough. I only had sunscreen and a little bit of tinted moisturizer on my face when testing this and it didn’t completely remove anything.

That being said, it didn’t dry my skin out, and my face felt nice and soft after cleansing.

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real DEEP clean

Honestly one of the BEST face cleansers I've ever used. Maybe I've just never had a face cleanser that truly worked for my combination skin but this one does.
It only takes a pea sized amount to clean your entire face and it actually feels so clean- not like a film or moisturizing layer is left behind.
That being said it isn't OVER cleansing- I can use it everyday but my face doesn't feel dried out or irritated

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Eh....

First impressions were that it’s sort of trying to be something it’s not. Wasn’t impressed with how many sulfates are in it and don’t love the fragrance. I did like the texture and foaming action and it took my makeup off really well without drying too much, but I still think it’s a bit too aggressive since I had more oil after using it and I started breaking out more.

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Foamy
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I really enjoyed facial cleansers and masks and thought this one was a great one

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Loved it

Made my skin feel so soft and clean! It foams really well and unlike other products I’ve tried, I felt like it could actually feel it working. My skin felt like it had regained some elasticity after use as well. Pair with a moisturizer!

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Best of the Best
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I have to say honestly that this is by far the best face wash I have probably ever used. Definitely is the best that I have gotten from BirchBox by far anyways.

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Too Harsh
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Dried my skin out with little else. Don’t recommend for sensitive skin.

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Face feels sunburned!
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Tried this cleanser and it left my face feeling irritated. My face felt like I had a sunburn. It did cleanse well, but didn't work well with my skin.

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okay
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Works as well as other products but more than I want to pay.

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