Best Face Washes for Oily Acne Prone Skin

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Saturday, December 20, 2014

Best Face Washes for Oily Acne Prone Skin

Best Face Wash for Acne Prone Skin in India

Best Face Wash for Acne Prone Skin
Acne Prone Skin Facial Cleansers

ACNE & PIMPLES are very common in teenage specially if you have OILY ACNE PRONE SKIN. Acne is a form of imperfection on skin which occurs because of overactive sebaceous glands. People with acne prone skin do lot of treatments, try different products and home remedies to remove acne & pimples but somehow still this problem does not go away. Here I have got a list of some of the best facial cleansers in India to get rid of these nasty zits. These facial wash are from top brands being gentle and safe even for sensitive skin types but a test patch is recommended before you try any of these on your facial skin. If you have extremely delicate skin, then you can consider some of these facial cleansers for sensitive skin. Almost all of them easily available in India online and offline. I have tried to include most of the cleansers which are budget friendly and affordable so that everyone can buy it easily. Lets a take a look at some of the top face cleansers in India.

Best Face Wash for Acne Prone Skin
Oily Acne Prone Skin Cleansers

Top Facial Cleansers for Oily Acne Prone Skin

FabIndia Tea Tree Face Wash for Acne

An antiseptic face wash ideal for oily skin, containing tea tree oil and turmeric extract. Daily use removes excess sebum reducing acne and pimples. 120 ml.
This face wash from Fab India is great to reduce pimples but at the same time very drying so use only if you have oily skin.
Ingredients: Purified Water, Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulphate, Cocoamidopropylbetaine, Sodium Chloride, Tea Tree Oil, Salicylic Acid, Guar Gum, Turmeric Extract, Citric Acid.
PRICE - Rs 185/- for 120 ml.

Best face wash for acne prone skin
Magic Ayurveda Face Wash for Acne & Pimples.

The over activity of the sebaceous glands leads to excess production of sebum oil causing acne and pimples. This dry antiseptic acne face wash ensures that the excess oil is soaked and the infection pulled out of the skin making skin acne and pimple free Presence of natural wonders like neem, turmeric, cloves are perfect for alleviating the acne problem.

Apply the special face wash twice a day on the face for best results.
Rs 50 for 60ml.

Clean & Clear Acne Clearing Cleanser

Best Face Wash for Acne & Pimples
Clean & Clear Facial Foam for Acne Prone Skin

Gentle enough to use everyday for clean and clear skin that glows.
CLEAN & CLEAR Foaming Facial Wash has rich foam that thoroughly cleanses to remove excess oil and dirt without over drying. Special ingredients help prevent PIMPLES. Leaves skin feeling clean and beautifully clear.
Specially designed to clean skin to help prevent common skin problems.The rich lather is oil-free and gently removes dirt and oil without over-drying and leaves skin clean and refreshed. Oil free, won't clog pores. Helps prevent oily shine & pimples.

Recommended   Effective Home Remedies for Acne & Pimples
Apply a small amount on wet palm and work into rich lather. Gently massage onto face, avoiding eye area. Rinse off thoroughly. Use twice daily for skin that's clean, clear and beautiful. Follow with the 100% oil-free CLEAN & CLEAR Skin Balancing Moisturizer for best results.

Triclosan, Lauryl Phosphate, Glycerin
PRICE - Rs 90 for 150ml

 Himalaya Purifying Neem Face Wash for Acne Prone Skin

Himalaya Neem Herbal face wash for Acne
Himalaya Purifying Neem Herbal Face Wash

Himalaya's Purifying Neem Face Wash is a soap-free, herbal formulation that clears impurities and helps clear pimples. A natural blend of Neem and Turmeric bring together their antibacterial and antifungal properties to prevent the recurrence of acne over time.

Key ingredients:
Neem Oil and Neem leaves are excellent skin care ingredients. The oil relieves dry skin and soothes itchiness, redness and irritation. It also improves general skin health and immunity, combating bacterial infections such as acne, boils and ulcers. Its antimicrobial properties help heal wounds without causing any infections or septic conditions. For acne, Neem tackles bacteria from the root and prevents the recurrence of PIMPLES and blemishes.

Turmeric has been used as an antiseptic for centuries, and it is regarded as one of nature's most powerful healers. The herb helps to even out your skin tone and color, making it an excellent ingredient in a face wash. It also helps to retain the skin's elasticity and makes it supple. Turmeric also contains strong anti-inflammatory properties, which soothe your skin.

Moisten face, apply a small quantity of Purifying Neem Face Wash and gently work up a lather using a circular motion. Wash off and pat dry. Use twice daily.
Suitable for all skin types. Best for ACNE PRONE SKIN.
Removes Excess Oil and Impurities
Contains Purifying and Antibacterial Properties
Kills Problem-causing Bacteria
Cleanses Skin
Helps Control Acne and Pimples

PRICE - Rs 130 for 150ml.

Medimix Ayurvedic Acne Clearing Soap 

Medimix Acne Clearing Soap
Medimix Ayurvedic Soap for Acne Prone Skin

Medimix is a traditionally handmade soap with a unique formulation of 18 herbs that acts gently but effectively on many kinds of skin problems. Contains no animal fat.
Helps to prevent spots, prickly heat and dandruff and is an effective antiseptic. It beautifies the skin and hair. Medimix has been clinically proven to be effective against many skin conditions like pimples (acne), body odour, prickly heat, boils and other skin infections.
Its rich lather is enriched with the extracts of 18 potent herbs.
Is made with completely natural ingredients, making it perfectly safe even for a baby's skin.

PRICE - Rs 30 for 125g.

Cetaphil Cleansing Lotion for Sensitive Skin.

Cetaphil Cleansing lotion is fragrance free and non-comedogenic. It has emollient properties, which leave the skin soft & supple. Its non alkaline pH of 6.3 to 6.5 approximates the normal skin pH and thereby does not disrupt the normal balance of the skin.
Cetaphil Cleansing lotion is a non-soap & lipid free lotion that allows gentle and thorough cleansing without the irritation associated with harsh soaps and cleansers. It is specially formulated to be non-drying and non-irritating.

How to apply: Apply lotion & massage gently. Avoid scrubbing your skin. Rinse with water or remove by wiping the skin with soft cloth or cotton or tissue.
Price -  Rs 136/- for 125ml.

Body shop Skin Clearing Tea Tree Face Wash

Tea Tree Face Wash for Acne Prone Skin
Tea Tree Face Wash for Acne Prone

Product Description
This daily-use facial wash for blemished skin gives clearer-looking skin when used as part of a regular regime.
• Removes excess oil without over-drying skin
• Helps remove impurities
• Clinically proven to give clearer-looking skin
Massage into the skin using fingertips, then rinse away with clean water. If product gets into the eyes, rinse thoroughly. 
The healthy mix of ingredients helps to keep your skin cleansed and cleared of all impurities that could lead to infections or allergies in the future. Mild yet effective, the face wash is formulated for everyday use so you always flaunt gorgeous skin on your face, to leave hearts mesmerized. Tea Tree oil cleanses your face to leave behind clear and radiant skin that showcases your perfect health.

PRICE -  Rs. 693 for 250 ml.

Neutrogena Oil Free Acne Wash

Oil-Free Acne Wash is the dermatologist recommended acne-fighting cleanser. This oil-free formula gently cleanses deep down into pores for clear skin. It contains Salicylic Acid to get rid of acne you have now and help prevent future breakouts. Special skin soothers help prevent irritation and over drying. Skin is left clean, residue-free and never oily.
 Non-comedogenic (won't clog pores) 

If you have acne prone skin, then Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Wash is your best bet. A product recommended by most dermatologists, this Neutrogena oil free anti acne face wash is soft on skin and harsh on acne-causing bacteria. The face wash contains salicylic acid and other ingredients that effectively fight acne, clean pores from within and keep your skin clean and fresh. It has a special balance of ingredients that prevent the skin from becoming too parched, thereby avoiding the irritation caused due to over-drying. This oil free and residue free face wash is an effective cleanser for keeping acne at bay, without a dry skin.

Neutrogena acne face wash works as a preventive skin care measure. By keeping the pores on your skin clean and clear, it prevents future breakout of acne, giving you acne-free skin for a long time. The specially formulated composition makes it non-comedogenic, which means that it does not clog your pores, letting your skin breathe freely. With regular use, not only do you notice a visible reduction in acne, but also smoother, cleaner and healthier skin. While the product is best for oily skin, people with dry acne-prone skin can also buy Neutrogena oil free acne wash as it maintains the pH balance.

Price - Rs 499/- for 175ml.

POND'S Pimple Clear White Multi Action Facial Wash

Best Pimple Clear Face Wash
Pond's Pimple Clear White Facial Wash

The Power of Four
Salicylic Formula, Herbal Clay, Smoothening gentle beads and Brightening essence combine to fight oil and pimple.
Meet Pimple Clear White Facial Wash, our 10-in-1 solution for pimple-clear, fairer skin. This revolutionary formula fights all 10 of your pimple and oil problems. And it makes your skin fairer! Say goodbye to oily skin and pimple, and hello to fresh, clear, fairer skin.

Key Features of Pond's Pimple-clear White Multi Action Facial Wash Face Wash
    Fights 10 Oil and Pimples Problems
    Removes Dirt, Makeup and Oil from Pores
    Reduces Pimple related Blemishes
    Oil Absorbing Clay
    Brightens Skin

PRICE : Rs. 126 for 100 ml.

Hamam Ayurvedic Anti Acne Soap

Hamam has Neem, Tulsi and Aloe Vera which give effective protection from 10 skin problems like rashes, pimples, prickly heat, body odour etc.

Hamam is the most recommended soap by doctors in Tamil Nadu and has a long standing heritage of use traditional ingredients to bring effective skin protection to its consumers.

PRICE - Rs 38/- for 150 g.

Vedic Line Neem & Brahmi Face Wash for Oily Acne Prone Skin

For pigmentation, Acne, open pores & oily skin. Thick and lovely face wash. Cleanses deep down dirt, without stripping natural oil from the face. Neem & Brahmi, very popular Ayurvedic herbs, Refresh skin and have deodorant anti fungal effects. Fragrance of tea tree and camphor opens up energy Channels, relaxes mind and makes breathing comfortable.

Usage - Apply a few drops on wet skin gently massage and wash it out.
Its available in following sizes,
50 ml, 120 ml, 500 ml.
PRICE - Rs 125/- for 120 ml.

Everyuth Lemon Oil Clear Face Wash

What do you do when life gives you lemons? We put them in the Oil Clear Lemon Face Wash! With Nano Vita-C & Lemon Extracts, it cleanses your skin in a zesty flash leaving it moist, fresh and radiant.
Key Benefits
Gives you flawless skin with an oil free, clean and refreshed look
Enhances your complexion by reducing the dryness and stretchiness of your skin.
PRICE - Rs 80 for 100 ml.

Best Medicated Face Wash for Acne Prone Skin

I am listing out two medicated facial cleansers for acne prone skin. The medicated one's are little strong and not recommended for daily regular use but only when condition is extreme or severe and recommended by dermatologist. Kindly consult your dermatologist before trying the medicated cleansers because they might not suit in long term specially if the skin is sensitive or allergic.

SebaMed Clear Face Cleansing Foam, Antibacterial Wash

Intensive, antibacterial and gentle skin
cleansing with an anti-pimple effect and
intensive care effect with a pH value of 5.5
Combats pimples, blackheads and skin impurities

Product features:
Effectively penetrates the pores for mild pore-deep cleansing
New antibacterial active ingredient Montaline® C40 is a coconut oil derivative
Protects against lipid erosion during cleansing, provides a hydrating and smoothing effect
Panthenol supports the regeneration of the inflamed skin
Kills bacteria within 5 min
Can be used on wet or dry skin
Noticeable improvement of the “skin feeling” of the complexion
 pH value of 5.5 stabilizes the acid mantle

PRICE - Rs 630 for 150 ml.

Cipla Saslic Foaming Face Wash

To be used for treatment and prevention of acne as a part of the daily cleansing routine. It serves as an agent of the loosening or shedding of the horny layer of the epidermis of skin peeling. Its salt form helps in treating rheumatism. Salicylic acid is used to avoid blemishing of skin, and pimples to patient who have acne problems. Salicylic acid gives patient a healthy and clearer skin. Salicylic substances help patient treat occurring skin diseases like condition of skin cells’ over growth, scaling.

PRICE - Rs 150 for 60ml

So these are some of the best facial cleansers for acne prone skin types available in India including oily and sensitive skin. Kindly choose the best according to your skin types and suitable ingredients list.

  1. I don't really have oily acne but it is acne prone..thank you for compiling this Babe! :)

  2. I have been wanting to try the Fab India Tea Tree face wash for so long...
    nice review
    awwee..that is a beautiful pic your sone took of you!
    Have never tried Lierac..very curious to check it out!
    Blue Velvet Addict.Net

  3. What about Monsia? :)


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