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Olay

Total Effects Revitalizing Foaming Cleanser

6.50 fl. oz. for $ 7.99
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Total Effects Revitalizing Foaming Cleanser is a great water-soluble cleanser for normal to oily skin. You’ll find it builds a soft lather and is capable of removing makeup and rinsing cleanly. It contains fragrance and isn’t more revitalizing than similar products, but it certainly cleanses thoroughly.

Jar Packaging: No
Tested on animals: Yes

This revitalizing daily foaming cleanser provides 7 anti-aging benefits in 1 cleansing step. Thorough cleansing, natural moisture balance, pore appearance reduction, line appearance minimization, radiance enhancement, maintains softness, gentle purification.

Water, Sodium Lauroamphoacetate, Glycerin, Sorbitol, Sodium Myristoyl Sarcosinate, Sodium Trideceth Sulfate, Peg-200 Hydrogenated Glyceryl Palmate, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Citric Acid, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Acrylates Copolymer, Glycol Distearate, Polyquaternium-10, PEG-100, Fragrance, Lauric Acid, Cocamide MEA, Disodium EDTA, Tocopheryl Acetate, Niacinamide, Laureth-10, BHT, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone, Pentadecalactone

Olay At-A-Glance

Starting decades ago with the now-classic Oil of Olay, this brand now offers an extensive range of skin-care products sold at drugstores and mass-market stores. Today's Olay lineup for those concerned about staving off the effects of aging skin is impressive, comprising their Regenerist, Pro X, and Total Effects lines. All of these (and several other Olay products) contain the B vitamin niacinamide. As you might expect, the claims made for it are inflated, but niacinamide is a very helpful ingredient for all skin types, capable of exerting multiple benefits.

In fact, perhaps the biggest complaint about Olay is that there are a number of repetitive formulas within and between the sub-brands make this line confusing and tricky to shop! Still, there is a lot to like about this drugstore stalwart, with its main drawback being a few formulas containing fragrance or other ingredients that have the potential to cause irritation.

For more information about Olay, owned by Procter & Gamble, call (800) 285-5170 or visit www.olay.com.

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