Best Face Washes For Sensitive Skin – Our Top 10 September 15, 2017

Trying to find a suitable product for sensitive can only be described as walking on eggshells. With the number of chemicals that are packed into all the commercial products we find (and which, come on, not everyone reads up on), it’s hard to determine which ones will not trigger an adverse reaction. But you can end your quest now. Following, I’ve put together, a list of the 10 best facial cleansers for sensitive skin that are available in India.

Top 10 Face Washes For Sensitive Skin

  1. Kaya Everyday Essentials Sensitive Face Cleanser
  2. Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser
  3. L’Oreal Paris Go 360 Clean Ideal Clean Deep Facial Cleanser For Sensitive Skin
  4. Amway Attitude Cleanser For Oily Skin
  5. Dove Beauty Moisture Face Wash
  6. Pears Pure And Gentle Facewash
  7. Lotus Herbals Jojobawash Nourishing Face Wash
  8. Aroma Magic Lavender Face Wash
  9. Joy Skin Fruits Face Wash For Normal Skin
  10. Biotique Bio Honey Gel Refreshing Foaming Face Wash

Top 10 Face Washes For Sensitive Skin

1. Kaya Everyday Essentials Sensitive Face Cleanser

Product Description

Kaya’s Everyday Essentials Sensitive Face Cleanser is a hypoallergenic, soap-free, and perfume-free formula which helps cleanse your sensitive skin without causing dehydration or irritation. The product is enriched with proteins and natural fatty acids which help maintain the pH balance of your skin, ensuring that it remains hydrated with a soft and supple feel.

Pros

  • Perfume-free.
  • Soap-free.
  • Soothes skin irritation.
  • Travel-friendly packaging.
  • Helps remove light makeup.
  • Cleanses efficiently without dehydrating your skin.

Cons

  • The fragrance-free formula has a mild smell that some might not like.

Rating

4.8/5

Price

Rs. 650/- for 200mL

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2. Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser

Product Description

Although I try to avoid repeating products, Cetaphil’s Gentle Skin Cleanser does not fail to make its way onto these lists thanks to its mild yet effective cleansing action. The cleanser is specially formulated for sensitive skin and helps soothe issues such as eczema and psoriasis. In fact, the formula is so mild that it can even be used on babies. It helps rehydrate your skin while also deeply cleansing it.

Pros

  • Dermatologically recommended.
  • Travel-friendly.
  • Washes off easily.
  • Cleanses efficiently.
  • Removes makeup.
  • Excellent for sensitive skin.
  • Easily available.

Cons

  • None

Rating

5/5

Price

Rs. 236/- for 125mL

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3. L’Oreal Paris Go 360 Clean Ideal Clean Deep Facial Cleanser For Sensitive Skin

Product Description

L’Oreal Paris’ Go 360 Clean Ideal Clean Deep Facial Cleanser For Sensitive Skin is enriched with glycerin and shea butter which help hydrate the skin while it gently removes dirt, grime, and excess oils from your skin. The face wash claims to unclog pores and refine them. With regular use, this product helps improve skin texture.

Pros

  • Efficiently cleanses.
  • Removes light makeup.
  • Helps control acne.
  • Does not dehydrate your skin.
  • Mildly exfoliates.
  • A little goes a long way.

Cons

  • Contains SLS

Rating

4.5/5

Price

Rs. 420/- for 178 mL

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4. Amway Attitude Cleanser For Oily Skin

Product Description

Amway’s Attitude Cleanser For Oily Skin is a mild and non-drying formula that is specially designed for oily skin. If you have sensitive skin that tends toward being oily, this is an ideal face wash for you. The product deeply cleans your pores and is enriched with the extracts of red seaweed, aloe vera, avocado, and grapeseed. It also contains vitamins A, C, and E.

Pros

  • Extremely mild.
  • Soothes irritation.
  • Keeps skin hydrated without making it greasy.
  • Cleanses efficiently.
  • Removes makeup.
  • A little goes a long way.
  • Curbs breakouts.
  • Dermatologically tested.

Cons

  • None

Rating

5/5

Price

Rs. 409/- for 150mL

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5. Dove Beauty Moisture Face Wash

Product Description

Dove’s Beauty Moisture Face Wash is so gentle on the skin that it leaves it feeling soft and hydrated. Not only does it help get rid of dirt, oils, grime, and makeup, it also helps restore the nutrition and moisture balance of your skin. Enriched with the NutriumMoistureTM Beauty Serum, the facial cleanser helps improve your skin texture with every use.

Pros

  • Lathers extremely well.
  • Cleanses efficiently.
  • Has a pleasant fragrance.
  • Does not dehydrate your skin.
  • Improves skin texture.

Cons

  • Does not remove makeup efficiently.

Rating

4/5

Price

Rs. 210/- for 100g

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6. Pears Pure And Gentle Facewash

Product Description

Pears’ Pure And Gentle Facewash is enriched with pure glycerin, an ingredient which helps hydrate your skin and leave it feeling smooth. This facial cleanser deeply cleanses your pores and also clears dead skin cells to prevent clogging. The face wash has a soap-free formula which, when used regularly, helps freshen and renew your skin.

Pros

  • Travel-friendly packaging.
  • Has a soothing lather.
  • Improves skin texture.
  • Cleanses efficiently.
  • Has a pleasant fragrance.
  • Soap-free.

Cons

  • Getting the product out of the packaging can get frustrating. Doesn’t flow out freely.

Rating

4/5

Price

Rs. 95/- for 60g

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7. Lotus Herbals Jojobawash Nourishing Face Wash

Product Description

Lotus Herbals’ Jojobawash Nourishing Face Wash is an excellent facial cleanser to keep your skin hydrated. Enriched with avocado extracts and vitamin E, it nourishes your face with proteins and antioxidants which help prevent skin damage. The face wash contains active milli capsules which are meant to be crushed on wet palms and applied to your face after you’ve worked out a lather.

Pros

  • Has a pleasant fragrance.
  • Great texture.
  • A little goes a long way.
  • See-through packaging that helps determine how much product you have left.
  • Hydrates your skin.

Cons

  • Not for oily skin.
  • The flip cap is not tight enough to be travel-friendly.

Rating

4/5

Price

Rs. 148/- for 120g

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8. Aroma Magic Lavender Face Wash

Product Description

Aroma Magic’s Lavender Face Wash helps effectively cleanse your skin while soothing it and leaving you with a fresh feel. Enriched with lavender extracts and shea butter, the face wash is ultra-hydrating and banishes dryness. It also contains extracts of orange which helps prevent damage and aging with its high antioxidant content.

Pros

  • Paraben-free.
  • Great texture.
  • Cleanses efficiently.
  • Keeps skin hydrated.
  • Not tested on animals.
  • Makes your skin radiant.

Cons

  • Does not work as well as it claims on extremely dry skin.

Rating

4.5/5

Price

Rs. 135/- for 100mL

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9. Joy Skin Fruits Face Wash For Normal Skin

Product Description

Joy’s Skin Fruits Face Wash For Normal Skin is an extremely mild formula that contains active capsules which nourish your skin. Made from herbal extracts, it helps nourish your skin and restore moisture balance while cleansing it. The regular use of this face pack leaves your skin feeling extremely soft and supple.

Pros

  • Travel-friendly packaging.
  • Extremely gentle formula.
  • Has a pleasant apply fragrance.
  • Improves skin texture.
  • Not tested on animals.

Cons

  • Does not remove makeup.

Rating

3.75/5

Price

Rs. 140 for 150mL (3 x 50mL)

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10. Biotique Bio Honey Gel Refreshing Foaming Face Wash

Product Description

Biotique’s Bio Honey Gel Refreshing Foaming Face Wash is a 100% natural soap-free formula which is enriched with the extracts of Arjun tree, euphorbia plant, wild turmeric, and honey. It helps dissolve and remove dirt, impurities and excess oils to deeply cleanse your skin without drying it out. The honey in this facial cleanser helps lock moisture into your skin, leaving it feeling smooth and hydrated.

Pros

  • Easily available.
  • A little goes a long way.
  • Comes through on its claims.
  • Feels gentle on the skin.
  • Cleanses efficiently.
  • Travel-friendly packaging.
  • Not tested on animals.

Cons

  • Might not suit oily skin.

Rating

4.5/5

Price

Rs. 119/- for 100mL

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Caring for sensitive skin is hard but you can achieve clean, smooth, and healthy skin with this list of facial cleansers and a good skin care routine. Have you tried any of these face washes for sensitive skin? Tell us about your experience in the comments section below.