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Used it for a long time and it's light and you don't need to use a lot.
Itzaris W on Dec 11, 2017
to go with the Corrective Brightening & smoothing cream.
Devin M on Nov 30, 2017
To help clear up my dark spot and because it is free of paraben and other harsh chemicals.
Dania N on Dec 2, 2017
It is such a great facial cleanser. It leaves my skin soft and silky smooth. Rich moisturizer but does not feel greasy
Cam H on Nov 30, 2017
What skin type would be suitable?
A shopper on Feb 22, 2013
Best Answer: I am in my 60's, dry skin and vitiligo (Exposure to sun and florescent lights produce uneven brown blotches on my skin) I use this along with the serum and toner. NO blotches! Thank you Kiehl's! LOVE these products!
Clearly Corrective™ Dark Spot Solution Sample
Clearly Corrective™ Dark Spot Solution Sample
Clearly Corrective™ Clarity-Activating Toner
Clearly Corrective™ Clarity-Activating Toner
Reply · Report · Elyse K on Mar 3, 2017
what is the difference between this product and the purifying foaming cleanser "the clearly corrective white regimen" face wash. which do you think is best for overall skincare. especially for skin that is sensitive (no acne) to get makeup off, clean pores, prevent breakouts etc..?
A shopper on Feb 19, 2014
Clearly Corrective™ Purifying Foaming Cleanser
Clearly Corrective™ Purifying Foaming Cleanser
Ultra Facial Cleanser
Ultra Facial Cleanser
Best Answer: The Ultra facial Cleanser is a great all around cleanser. I've been using the clearly corrective cleanser during the winter months, as my skin dries out with all the central heat in home/office and the clearly corrective is a bit heavier. My younger sister uses the ultra facial cleanser year round and loves it! Keeps skin clear and clean
Reply · Report · laurie w on Feb 23, 2014
I've been using the Ultra Facial Cleanser for a couple years and it's doing good. However, this Clearly Corrective Cleanser sounds good to me. Should I give it a try?
A shopper on Jun 17, 2013
Best Answer: I have also been using the Ultra Facial Cleanser for years and I love it! A few months ago I decided to try the Clearly Corrective, and although I loved how my skin felt immediately after using it, I ended up sending it back a few weeks later. It doesn't dissolve makeup the way that the Ultra Facial Cleanser does, and over time I felt like it left a film on my skin. I had more frequent breakouts with this product, and lots of redness (I have very sensitive skin). I think it's worth trying, especially because of the Kiehl's Guarantee, but don't get rid of your Ultra Facial Cleanser just yet!
Reply · Report · Stephanie G on Jun 17, 2013
Do you need to remove make-up & sunscreen lotion with a separate cleanser before using this?
Thanks~
A shopper on Aug 24, 2013
Best Answer: I don't knowi if you need to, but I do. But this cleanser is the best I've used so far. I've used Kihel's other cleansers, and all others in market (from store brands to expensive department store brands, including SK-II and LaMer), but this is far best...
Reply · Report · Eun C on Aug 24, 2013
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Is this cleanser good for dry skin? thanks?
Jing M on Jun 20, 2013
Best Answer: I have combo skin that is fairly dry. I really love this cleanser. I originally bought the Ultra Face Cleanser, but was still having some breakout issues. Needless to say the Clearly Corrective helped my skin! If you have breakouts I highly recommend the Acne Blemish Control (note I do not have acne but breakouts and this works! I do morning and evening).
Reply · Report · Kellan A on Jun 20, 2013
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Does this product contain sls?
A shopper on Jan 11, 2015
Best Answer: It doesn't appear to have SLS, but it has DLS (disodium laureth sulfisuccinate)
Reply · Report · Molly W on Jan 13, 2015
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How is this?
A shopper on Nov 12, 2013
Best Answer: I don't see the purifying effect, and my acne scar did not get better after using this...but I still brought the second one because I got much less acne after using this together with clarisonic face brush. I can say it helps you to clear your make up dealt well.
Reply · Report · Ye L on Nov 12, 2013
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Why does the back of the product state, "tested and developed for Asian skin?" Was this originally sold in parts of Asia?
Jennifer T on Apr 28, 2013
Best Answer: Yes, it sold in Asia. They have counter sales in Asia. Also, they gave samples to people to try it, experience it. My friends in Asia have been using this product for a while already. They love it so much. I used it since I got it this month, and it works great on me.
Reply · Report · Tsai-Lin C on Apr 28, 2013
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Do I use it over a damp face or a dry face?
A shopper on Jun 23, 2013
Best Answer: I don't know if there is a 'correct' way to wash my face with this cleanser. Here's I do it, though. I use a wet terry cloth face cloth with not much cleanser on it. Using circular motion to wash and massage face. Then I rinse with warm water, then cold.

Have gotten several comments, after using Kiehl's products, on how good my skin looks so I guess it's working.

Happy washing!
Reply · Report · Kathleen H on Jun 23, 2013
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Is this product safe to use with a Clarisonic brush?
A shopper on May 18, 2013
Best Answer: I don't know what you mean by "safe", but I have used this cleanser with my Clarisonic and LOVE it!!! You only need a small drop and it foams really nicely.
Reply · Report · Jen C on May 18, 2013
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Is this product suitable for oily skin?
A shopper on Dec 5, 2014
Best Answer: I bought this a year or 2 ago and remember not liking it for my skin type as mine tends to get oily, never dry. From what i recall it had a creamy, moisturizing effect and left my face feeling a bit like putting a light moisturizer on it after washing it off, which is not what i needed. I'd recommend the Ultra Facial Cleanser (which is a clear soapy gel rather than a white foamy cream) for oily skin that will not dry it out - it just leaves it clean and smooth. It's really good for breakouts too.
Reply · Report · Malcolm on Dec 5, 2014
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What happened to the clearly corrective exfoliator?
Deeni B on Jun 18, 2016
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Is this safe to use on your eyes? Does it take off makeup? If not which one can you recommend? Thank you
Corinna A on Mar 2, 2017
Best Answer: Kiehl's says that you should avoid the eye area with this. After I wash my face, I use eye makeup remover. I tried Kiehl's eye makeup remover, but I found that it was not very efficient in removing the eye makeup. Having said that, this is my absolute FAVORITE cleanser. The eyes are sensitive - don't expect that there will be any cleanser that can do the same job for your face as it does for your eyes. In the long run your eyes will suffer - you don't want swollen lids, bags, etc. I recommend this product 110% - it has a great feel in the hands, on the face and my face and pores are clean. The other cleanser that I have used is the Ultra Facial Cleanser. This one appears to be just as effective in cleansing the face, maybe a bit gentler, and also outstanding. The only reason I prefer Clearly Corrective cleanser is that I like the fragrance and texture better, and I like that it helps clear up and prevent dark spots on my face which I am prone to (I have vitiligo).
Ultra Facial Cleanser
Ultra Facial Cleanser
Reply · Report · Elyse K on Mar 3, 2017
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I am an African American female and would like to know if this is safe to use on my skin? I'm of a darker complexion and don't want to lighten my skin, I would simply like to lighten my dark blemishes.
A shopper on Jun 14, 2013
Best Answer: I am Italian and have dark olive skin and I really like this, I only use it about twice a week, and I use the oil free cleaner the other times, but to answer your question, I think you will like it and you will not see any lighten, it brightens more than lightens, nice healthily clean glow. Hope this helps you.
Reply · Report · Nancy H on Jun 15, 2013
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Would this product also work well with acne prone skin?
melissa6678 on Oct 2, 2014
Best Answer: Yes! It takes a few days, but it really cleans out the pores and makes my skim feel clean.
Reply · Report · Beth W on Oct 2, 2014
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Is this product natural?
Tania S on Mar 2, 2016
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Does the cleanser need to be rinsed with water? Or can it be wiped off?
A shopper on Jan 11, 2017
Best Answer: It should probably be rinsed off with water and only in a pinch should you just wipe it off. It's a thicker product and could potentially dry out your skin if residue was left after only wiping it off.
Reply · Report · Carter B on Jan 11, 2017
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Can we use a spin brush to apply the cleanser?
Zee_Stu on May 14, 2016
Best Answer: Yes I have and it worked totally fine!
Reply · Report · Lauren P on May 15, 2016
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Does it remove the make up too?
A shopper on May 2, 2016
Best Answer: Yes! I use it every night to take off my makeup. I do my eye makeup remover (which is pretty oily) and this cleanser works really nicely to then get that oily makeup remover plus all my foundation/concealer off.
Reply · Report · Jennifer Z on Nov 30, 2016
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hi do you have skin brightening exfoliator?
maria o on Feb 24, 2016
Best Answer: Wow. Great job with your customer research, Kiehls. I bought this 2 YEARS ago and this cleanser has nothing to do with your skin brightening exfoliator. Your system needs some work.
Reply (1) · Report · Amy D on Feb 24, 2016
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Hi I have been using Kiel's gentle foaming facial cleanser for years and love it. I have not seen it on your web site, has it changed or morphed into something new? tried the ultra and did not like it as much, especially for removing eye makeup. Please tell me its still around... happy new year to all...
A shopper on Jan 1, 2016
Best Answer: I like the "Clearly Corrective" Purifying Foaming Cleanser - I feel that it is gentle and lathers very nicely. But I like to alternate it with the "Clearly Corrective" Skin Brightening Exfoliator - this is an outstanding product - over time, it makes a big difference in the texture of my skin - feels smoother and bit tighter. Not for use close to eyes.
Reply · Report · Rebecca M on Jan 2, 2016
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What is the ph level in this clenser?
Ling0906 on May 30, 2017
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Can we use sunscreen with this product?
A shopper on May 28, 2016
Clearly Corrective™ Purifying Foaming Cleanser
Clearly Corrective™ Purifying Foaming Cleanser
Clearly Corrective™ Dark Spot Solution
Clearly Corrective™ Dark Spot Solution
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