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Cosmetic Corner: Dermatologists Weigh in on Face Washes

Leading dermatologists offered their recommendations on the top face washes. See what they’re recommending to their patients and why.


 

Leading dermatologists offered their recommendations on the top face washes. See what they’re recommending to their patients and why.

To improve patient care and outcomes, leading dermatologists offered their recommendations on the top face washes. Consideration must be given to:

· Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Wash Pink Grapefruit Facial Cleanser

Neutrogena Corporation

Recommended by Marian Northington, MD, Birmingham, AL

· pHaze 1 Facial Wash

PCA Skin

“It is an aloe-based cleanser with low level α-hydroxy acids in it. It is very well tolerated and leaves the skin with a squeaky clean feeling.”—Mark G. Rubin, MD, Beverly Hills, CA

· PURPOSE Gentle Cleansing Wash

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies Inc

Recommended by Marian Northington, MD, Birmingham, AL

· VIVITÉ Exfoliating Facial Cleanser

Allergan, Inc

“It is great for patients with oily or acne-prone skin. It is recommended to use several times per week, but I find that it can be used daily to decrease oil. It also helps with seborrheic dermatitis.”—Amy J. Derick, MD, Barrington, IL

Disclaimer: Opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect those of Cosmetic Dermatology® or Quadrant HealthCom Inc and shall not be used for product endorsement purposes. Any reference made to a specific commercial product does not indicate or imply that Cosmetic Dermatology or Quadrant HealthCom Inc endorses, recommends, or favors the product mentioned. No guarantee is given to the effects of recommended products.

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