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Bioré Charcoal Acne Clearing Cleanser

BY BIORÉ #57 in Facial Cleansers

4.2 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars52%
  • 4 Stars28%
  • 3 Stars13%
  • 2 Stars4%
  • 1 Star3%
4.22 / 5 based on 3,517 Reviews


Daily acne cleanser with natural charcoal to absorb excess oil and clear breakouts.

Skin acting up? Meet Charcoal. This daily charcoal acne cleanser with Salicylic Acid deep cleans and penetrates pores to absorb oil and help stop breakouts for clearer skin in just 2 days.

  • Clears acne in just 2 days
  • Salicylic Acid Treatment
  • Penetrates pores to control and prevent the development of new acne blemishes
  • Skin Purifying Technology
  • Oil free
  • Dermatologist tested

How to Use: Wet face. Pump product into hands. Massage over entire face and neck. Rinse thoroughly. For optimal results, use daily.


  • For external use only. Using other topical acne medications at the same time or immediately following use of this product may increase dryness or irritation of the skin. If this occurs, only one medication should be used unless directed by a doctor
  • Avoid eye contact. If contact occurs, rinse thoroughly. Keep out of reach of children

How it Works: With natural charcoal and Salicylic Acid, this daily cleanser penetrates pores and absorbs excess oil to help clear acne and prevent future breakouts.

Purpose: Acne Treatment.

Use: For the treatment of acne.

Store At Room Temperature

Active Ingredient: Salicylic Acid.

Inactive Ingredients:

Water, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sorbitol, Glycerin, Laureth-4 Carboxylic Acid, Ethylhexylglycerin, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Sodium Benzoate, Fragrance, Menthol, Sodium Hydroxide, Polyquaternium-39, Disodium Edta, Charcoal Powder.

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Bioré Charcoal Acne Clearing Cleanser
Bioré Charcoal Acne Clearing Cleanser
Reviews (3517)
Q&A (18)
Media (84)
  • "I loveeeee this face wash!❤ I use this on a daily basis. It really scrubs any leftover makeup or dirty you might have in your pores. It leaves your face with a cool minty feeling. If you have sensitive skin you might want to try a tamer product, but if you are looking for a deep clean then this will do the job! You can find it at any local drugstore ( Walmart, target, dollar store, cvs, etc)" in 137 reviews
Ilian A.
11 reviews
This is another cleanser that didn’t change my skin whatsoever. My acne was still there but I also noticed no change in my texture or skin brightness. It cleans my skin but doesn’t do much else. It’s alright for a basic cleanser.
Julie S.
Porter, ME
63 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I hated this product. Aside from the fact that it left a red ring around my face and neck, it smelled terrible and left my face feeling incredibly dry, even after just one use! I am never going to be repurchasing this product.
Tien  H.
Madison, WI
27 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
I love be this for my blackheads all my blackhead disappear when I was using this product however for pimple it didn't help too much but it a nice product with a decent price point. It is a little drying but I would still repurchase just for my blackheads
Makayla V.
San Antonio , TX
2 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I absolutely love this product! If you have acne prone or oily skin I suggest you try this product out. Although I wouldn't use it daily because it will or may dry out your skin a bit, it depends on your skin type. I suggest to use it every other day or twice a week.
Lucas B.
Vista, CA
25 reviews
Feels very firming which is nice but it feels almost too drying on the skin that I feel my skin over produces more oil to counter act the drying of the cleanser which is what I do not want. But I does leave my skin very clean.
Audrey G.
33 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I LOVE this product, it smells amazing and really helps unclog my pores, it is a very gentle cleanser that gets rid of blemishes and reduces oil on the skin. I would definitely recommend it to anyone with acne!
Lilian L.
San Jose
9 reviews
I use this literally every single time I shower. I have used this for over a year! The packaging is decent, and it definitely exceeded my expectations. My blackheads were gone within 2 weeks. I would recommend to everyone I know
Las Vegas, NV
4 reviews
At first, this product helped clear a few of my breakouts, but after a few weeks, this product left me splotchy and red. Don’t think this product works well with my body, but I definitely recommend other products by this brand
Valery P.
15 reviews
This product is amazing especially if you like the smell of mint and being refreshed! I use this face wash every morning and night. My pores have gone away or well are less visible. It's an amazing product it'll leave you're face smooth and the smell is amazing 10/10
jessica a.
6 reviews
Now let me tell you about this product it feels so good when I'm washing my face and it has charcoal which actually deep cleans my pores which I have a lot of And after I'm done washing my face it feels and gives me a nice icy finish on my face it feels so clean and refreshing in the morning I love this product
I just started using this product and it started to burn a little bit and my face looks like a tomato; is it suppose to do that? Or is it because my skin isn’t use to it yet? 
Ashley J.
193 reviews
Bioré Charcoal Acne Clearing Cleanser I have very clogged pores, does this help clear them out fast?
courtney p.
21 reviews
i've been using this for two days and it dries my skin out SO horribly, is it supposed to do that?
Lacy W.
Miller, MO
12 reviews
Favorite drugstore face wash?? Mine is Bioré Charcoal Acne Clearing Cleanser
courtney p.
21 reviews
does this make your face feel fresh after washing and does it dry your skin? i have oily acne prone and dry skin.

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Bioré Charcoal Acne Clearing Cleanser
Bioré Charcoal Acne Clearing Cleanser