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ORIGINS Checks And Balances™ Frothy Face Wash - 5 oz

From oily T-zones to the parched skin around our lips, our list of skin concerns is as extensive as our shoe collection. But thanks to this smart cleanser, tricky combination skin has never been so easy to manage. The gentle foaming formula is laced with a unique blend of botanicals that balance oil production while softening dry areas. Make this the first step of your regimen, and watch your skin worries diminish.

ORIGINS Checks And Balances™ Frothy Face Wash - 5 oz
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Overpriced and ineffective
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The texture feels nice, initially. Lathers easily and a lot. But that's actually quite drying to the skin, so not a positive point.

It hardly removed any makeup not matter how long I let it sit or rubbed. There was always makeup like mascara and eyeliner smeared all over my eye area. Had to use another cleanser afterward each time. My face was left feeling a bit squeaky dry (if that makes sense). Not a pleasant feeling.

This seems like a very cheap product marketed as a higher end brand. Save your money and buy a cleanser from the drug store for the same quality.

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Dry!
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This one was not my favorite. I really liked the way it foamed up and how soft it was on when applied to my face in the shower BUT when I washed it off, my face was instantly very dry. This may be a good one for someone with very oily skin.. maybe in the summer time. Not for me.

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Didn't like the way my skin felt after use
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First of all, a little bit goes a long way with this product! My first use i used way too much and was washing it off for forever. I didn't like the way it left my face and hands feeling after I used it and I ended up washing my face again with a different face wash. It almost felt like there was a film on my face that left it too squeaky and clean - I think I just need something with a bit more moisturizer for my skin type.

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High Hopes But...
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I had high hopes for this cleanser, and packed it in my case to use exclusively during a business trip. After 10 hours on the road, I wanted nothing more than to wash off my makeup and go to bed. Unfortunately this cleanser barely removed my makeup, but it was frothy. I had to use another brand of cleanser to finish the job, which thankfully, I had packed. It's nice for mild face washing, but not removing makeup.

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It's ok

I've purchased this before because I really like most things from Origins. However, this was just alright. It smells clean, but I never felt like I got much from it as a cleanser. My skin would still feel a little tight after washing with this and patting dry. I'm kind of disappointed in this product.

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Its just alright
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I was excited to try this face wash because it was one of the highest reviewed products on birchbox, however I wasn't that impressed with it. I don't feel like my face REALLY gets clean with this stuff. It still feels grimy from the day after I wash it off, and if I am taking the time to wash my face, I want to be able to notice a difference. I don't feel like this face wash really gets into the pores like some of the other samples I have gotten. I also am not a huge fan of the smell. Its pretty strong.

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good
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There wasn't anything I disliked about this product, it foamed nicely and didn't smell bad, I'm just not big on switching a face wash unless I have enough of it to give a fair trial.

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Used to love this....
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This cleanser used to be a staple of mine. I was excited to try it again. My whole face broke out in a red rash after using this cleanser.

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feels nice, but overall doesn't work well
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This cleanser feels great on. The problems I had were that it didn't remove my make up alone, and that it left a soapy residue feeling after using it.

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Not For Me...
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I have used Origins in the past and I don't really care for the smell and the way it makes my skin feel...

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