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 (leaving you more time for life’s finer pleasures — like shopping).

ORIGINS Checks And Balances™ Frothy Face Wash - 5 oz
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Soapy Residue.
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I love the idea of this product, and have heard great things about this brand, but this particular product left a weird waxy/soapy residue, like I had just washed with a bar of Ivory soap. Not ideal.

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Origins Facewash
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Though I liked the mint added, I did not like that that actually wash. My face was more oily in the morning than usual.

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Not right for my skin
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I'm sure this might work well for some people, but just not for me. After using it my face felt VERY dry & almost felt raw or like it was burning. Not a good product for my sensitive skin

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Wasn't for me
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My skin type is moderately dry and pretty sensitive. I did my research on this product, and thought it would be mild enough to switch to from my previous brand. Unfortunately for me, this face wash is not going to work as an every day cleanser. After a couple days of using it, my skin felt stripped of it's natural oil and became dry and flaky- it actually felt like my skin (particularly under my eyes) was burned- it was red, and raw. I will say, it smells clean and subtle which I liked, and it lathers really well but in the end wasn't the best choice for me.

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Normally a fan
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I have used Origins for many years and have recommended most of the products over and over. This one, not so much. It left a very sticky, soapy film on my face. I felt like I just couldn't rinse it off, no matter how little of it I used. Will not purchase or recommend.

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Meh
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I have very sensitive skin and this left my face feeling very tight. Almost like there was a film of residue restricting movement.

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Not a fan at all
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I felt like i was washing my face with Elmers glue. it took forever to rinse off my face. not for me!

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Did not care for this face wash
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I was really excited to try this face wash but was super disappointed once I did. I have combo skin and this honestly dried my skin out way too much. My skin was literally squeaky clean once I finished washing my face. I did not care for this face wash and would not recommend it.

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Skin cleaner feels nice!
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I liked how this had a foaming texture and I liked the smell . It left my face soft. I have sensitive skin and I'm not sure if this was gluten free. So far so good. I will continue using it to see if I have any reactions and then review again.

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Bad after wash feel
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I am a big fan of this brand, but after I used the face wash, my skin didn't feel smooth, it actually felt dryer. I will not be using this again, it left my skin feeling very weird after the first use.

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