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Age Defender Dual-Action Exfoliating Cleanser

All Skin Types, including Sensitive Skin

A 2-in-1 clay mask and exfoliating face wash for men.

Age Defender Dual-Action Exfoliating Cleanser is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 26.
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Age Defender Dual-Action Exfoliating Cleanser

Age Defender Dual-Action Exfoliating Cleanser

A 2-in-1 clay mask and exfoliating face wash for men.

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What It Is

Formulated with Moroccan Lava Clay, our unique exfoliating face wash for men deeply cleanses and removes excess dirt and oil for a refreshed, younger-looking appearance. Use this 2-in-1 men’s cleanser morning and night or as an exfoliating face mask.

What It’s Good For

  • Effectively cleanses skin to thoroughly remove excess oil and dirt
  • Dual-action formula can also be used as an effective exfoliating clay mask
  • Helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and improve skin texture
  • Suitable for all skin types

Key Ingredients

How to Use

How to Use

How to Use

As an Exfoliating Face Wash for Men:

  • Dampen face and hands with warm water
  • Wet face, work into a lather and massage onto skin with circular motions
  • Rinse with lukewarm water and pat dry
  • Avoid contact with eyes, if contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water

As an Exfoliating Face Mask:

  • Apply a visible layer to clean skin
  • Allow mask to dry for 5 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water and massage skin in a gentle circular motion, allowing particles to exfoliate skin
  • Pat dry with a towel
  • Recommended for use 3 times a week
  • Avoid contact with eyes, if contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water
  • Explore our other face masks and exfoliating soaps for a deep-down clean all-over

Future Made Better

Future Made Better

True to our founding family’s mission, we strive to improve the quality of the communities we serve by reducing our
environmental impact, formulating responsibly, and supporting charitable causes. This formula is made with:
Responsible Formulation
Responsible Formulation
Commitment to Recycling
Commitment to Recycling

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Smell, Texture I received a sample bottle with some other products and you hooked me! Great smell to wake up to, and I like the feel of the very mild grit, and how it leaves my face feeling clean and refreshed but not completely bereft of natural skin oil. Only complaint is that the nozzle of the squeeze tube leaks a little when upright in the shower.
Date published: 2020-07-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great 2 in 1 face scrub ok first you guys make great products I don't feel the need to use this as a mask and just a wash because I believe atleast on my skin type the wash alone in a scrub in the since of cleaning I recommend not using a face wash after or before this use it alone because if you don't it will strip and dry your skin out this is a true 2 in 1 I love the other scrub as well if I had to pick I guess it would come down to weather if it's hot probably the facal fuel scrub because of the methol but if it is not that hot and I want to hurry and get clean this one keep up the great work a request tho please bring back facal fuel spf 15
Date published: 2020-07-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really great cleanser Works really well. I mostly use as a cleanser 3x a week, but also works as a quick mask. Don't recommend as a mask if you have dry skin. But the clarifying and tightening effects are good if you do. Only thing I would wish for is if they still sold a 1oz travel size. Great for carryons.
Date published: 2020-03-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from best face wash/scrub/mask ever! use this as a quick face wash in the shower & as a leave-on mask and both leave your skin feeling great. one of my favorite kiehl's products!
Date published: 2020-03-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great to use before showering Love this cleanser. I use this cleanser before jumping in the shower to wash it off. you can also leave on for about 10 minutes and use it as a mask as well.
Date published: 2020-01-11
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Top shattered Dropped this in the shower which somehow caused the lid to shatter into dozens of jagged pieces. Tried getting a replacement top in the store and online and was told I'm out of luck, Thanks, Kiehl's.
Date published: 2019-05-23
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Love the line but not the cleanser The Age Defender Line is great and so simple....but I hate the cleanser. It is messy to use and everything gets black from it. I am sure it is good for you, but I am sticking to my time honored blue facial cleanser.
Date published: 2019-03-28
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disappointing I like the idea of the product. Clay is helpful in cleansing and the micro beads are good for removing dead skin before shaving. But, while I am a fan of many Kiehl’s products, I won’t buy this one again. It seems to have a residual smell that isn’t especially nice that comes out when sweating or when you step into the shower the next day. Seems to occur even when I use a gentle soap afterwards. As others have mentioned, it’s also a bit on the watery side. Overall, just not as pleasant as many of Kiehl’s fine products.
Date published: 2019-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE So admittedly I am a huge fan of the Rare Earth cleanser....but one day my favorite Kiehl's associate gave me some sample of this to try. I WAS HOOKED! The texture is perfect and the smell is wonderful. Most importantly, it is an effective cleanser. Love the product and am so glad I tried it!
Date published: 2018-09-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great deep cleaner Love this product. It does a great job removing dead skin and cleaning my pores. I typically apply it first thing when I get in the shower and leave it on for 3-5 mins then rinse it off. Highly recommend
Date published: 2018-09-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from move over boys! Bought this for my husband who loves it. I tried it myself and now use it once a week to remove flaky skin, Works great with no irritation. I do have sensitive skin.
Date published: 2018-03-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not a Great Product I would like to first state that I am a Kiehl’s loyalist and have been a customer since 2001. With that said, I do not like this product. The consistency is too watery to be a masque and it doesn’t have a scrub feeling. I’ve used it as a masque and it’s very difficult to completely wash the product off my face. It’s also very hard to wash it off my face when I use it as a scrub. I usually have perma-stubble and this product doesn’t work well with any facial hair. I usually have to use another Kiehl’s face wash to wash off the reisdue from this product. I do not recommend this product to anyone.
Date published: 2018-03-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best face wash ever This is without a doubt the best face wash I have ever used. Although like everything with Kiehls it is certainly not cheap but the smallest amount ends up being plenty. This will last a long time. Great texture and nice scent. Not overpowering smell, just a nice clean feeling. One of my favorite products I've found yet.
Date published: 2018-02-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is one of the best products I have ever used. This product leaves my skin matte yet hydrated while cleanses excess oil on my face. Just simply excellent!!!
Date published: 2017-08-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love Love Love! Fantastic Procud What an amazing product! I use this both as a mask and cleanser. And the results are wonderful! I am so thankful to Kiehls for turning me onto this product! It can be a little messy. But, it's worth it if the outcome is fantastic, right??? :)
Date published: 2017-07-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I've been using this for a couple of weeks now and love it. I normally use the energizing scrub but wanted to try something new. I've used this as a mask and can tell an instant difference. It gets the job done without being too harsh. Fine lines reduced and texture evened out.
Date published: 2017-07-08
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not Great for me I’m a fan of Kiehl’s. However, not a fan of the Age Defender Cleanser. Perhaps I have a bad batch, but 2 issues 1) Lot of air volume in the tube. So much so that the initial use required a healthy squeeze to get any product. I would estimate that 1/5th of the tube was empty. Somewhat disappointed in that given the cost. 2) Based on the pictures I expected the consistency to be something close to the typical face scrub or something like toothpaste. However, what I got was the consistency of a warm milkshake. Squirting product in my hand would pour through my fingers if I didn’t keep my hand closed. Shaking the tube you can hear it sloshing around. Rubbing on my face I felt no abrasion or scrubbing action. Perhaps this is the design of the product, but it surprised me. Maybe it works better as a mask, but as a 2-3x per week cleanser/scrub I’ll stick with Kiehl’s face scrub I’m still a fan of the Kiehl’s line for men, but for me the Age Defender Cleanser missed the mark.
Date published: 2017-06-15
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