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Aveeno Active Naturals Clear Complexion Cream Cleanser


4.3 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars55%
  • 4 Stars28%
  • 3 Stars12%
  • 2 Stars4%
  • 1 Star1%
4.31 / 5 based on 866 Reviews

Product Description

Gently exfoliates Salicylic Acid Blemish Treatment Helps clear & prevent breakouts With moisture-rich soy & gentle microbeads  Oil-Free Hypoallergenic Noncomedogenic This creamy cleanser gently exfoliates and helps clear and prevent blemishes while visibly improving skin tone and texture. Discover Aveeno® Active Naturals® Simply put, Active Naturals® are ingredients derived from nature and uniquely formulated to reveal skin s natural health and beauty. Essential Active Naturals®: Moisture-rich soy Aveeno Dermatologist recommended for over 60 years. see more...

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  • I got this as a present an I'm a little iffy about using it. Does...1 Answers
  • I've been looking for a face cleanser, but my skin is very sensit...1 Answers
  • Has anyone tried this with a Clarisonic? I tried their acne cream...1 Answers
Aveeno Active Naturals Clear Complexion Cream Cleanser
Aveeno Active Naturals Clear Complexion Cream Cleanser
Reviews (866)
Q&A (8)
Media (22)
  • "I have terrible acne problems, so I typically use a strong face wash, but I can't use it three times a day if I work out, because that would leave my face irritated and peeling." in 6 reviews
  • "It was too gentle to remove dry skin I had on my face and didn't leave it feeling as soft as when I use a regular exfoliater." in 5 reviews
  • "The exfoliating beads aren't too harsh on the skin but don't just disappear either." in 5 reviews
April S.
149 reviews
This cleanser is really easy to use. It's soft on you skin and leaves it feeling smooth.
Sandi S.
Arnold, MO
174 reviews
Aveeno active naturals clear complexion cream cleanser works great on my skin
Emily W.
5 reviews
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It stings quite a bit when I use it, and not in a good way! I don't think it's because of the salicylic acid either since I regularly use a 2% salicylic acid toner from Paula's Choice that doesn't sting. It also has the plastic microbeads that we now know aren't good for our water systems and the organisms that live in them. On the cleansing front, it leaves a residue that makes me want to wash my face again with another cleanser. Definitely would not use again or repurchase.
Wanda B.
Medicine Hat
2 reviews
It made my skin feel tight and because of this I quit using it.  I bought it from my local chemist (Pharma Save).  The packaging was eye catching because it was neat and clean looking therefore I don't feel any need for altering the packaging.  No room for improvement.  I think  Aveeno has it when it comes to the packaging of this product.  I found the product was good but unfortunately, it dried my skin out too much.  
Jessica R.
Avondale, AZ
17 reviews
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Level 1
Ived used this cream and it works amazingly.. I really liked it.. I really didn't think it will work but it did and I was amazed.. it was my first time but I can say now that it WILL BE A repeat item... I really do recommend it..
Lauren D.
95 reviews
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Level 4
I don't feel like this product helped clear my breakouts at all. I have sensitive skin and was hoping Aveeno would be a gentle option, but it left my skin dry as a bone and very flaky. Would not recommend.
Tara D.
20 reviews
One of My favourite face cleansers. Seen an improvement in my acne within days! Great price and great packaging. I have purchased this multiple times from shoppers drug mart. Love it! And would definitely recommend it to anyone wanting clearer skin quick 
Becky C.
5 reviews
It seems like this product has a couple of variations in the packaging, it goes by the name "clear complexion cream cleanser" but some specify that it has salicylic acid and some specify it has soy extract and microbeads. At my local store they had them mixed together. The one I bought specified it had salicylic acid but said nothing about microbeads, which is what I wanted, I have rosacea and microbeads tend to make it flare up. I should have read the ingredients, but I am disappointed that it wasn't concise with what the cleanser contains.
Elizabeth R.
Peterborough , Ontario
33 reviews
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Level 2
Not only do I love this cleanser, I love the Aveeno overall! I have never been disappointed by an Aveeno product! I have rather dry, itchy skin and deal with the occasional eczema flare up so I'm usually careful what I use and this stuff didn't harm my skin at all, in fact it helped! My skin is left soft and hydrated and overall feeling great! Well worth it's price!
Queenie L.
Burnaby, British Columbia
6 reviews
Just a note, I have sensitive dry skin and that I have mixed feelings about this product. Although this product claims that it "gently exfoliates", on the days when I am not breaking out or my skin is perfectly fine, I found that this cleanser is too gentle for my liking. I also didn't feel that it has exfoliating beads. With that said, on the days when I am breaking out and I need a gentle cleanser, I use this cleanser. It really helps to reduce the number of ache I have and it also prevents me from breaking out. I was not able to smell anything because the one I had was senseless. However, it was a fresh smell.
Abby G.
Brentwood, TN
32 reviews
What other Aveeno products do you recommend?
Briana W.
59 reviews
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Level 4
Is this good for acne prone skin that tends to get dry? The last face wash I tried left my skin feeling dry and irritated.
Bethany C.
Baton Rouge, LA
399 reviews
Does this product help keep you from breaking out? Or does a product with acne medicine need to be used in conjunction? I love Aveeno so I'd like to try this!
erica c.
Gresham , Or
41 reviews
Is aveeno safe/good for skin for babies?
Jenny S.
Mount Airy, NC
3 reviews
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Level 3
I got this as a present an I'm a little iffy about using it. Does anyone know if this really works to get your face clean?

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