St. Ives Acne Control Apricot Scrub

BY ST. IVES #10 in Face Scrubs

4.3 out of 5 stars
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Bye-bye, blemishes! We added salicylic acid to our signature apricot face scrub to help reduce breakouts and prevent acne. Crushed walnut shell powder leaves pores fresher than fresh for beautifully glowing skin.

Ingredients: Salicylic Acid (2.0%)
Other Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Juglans Regia (Walnut) Shell Powder, Glycol Stearate SE, Glycerin, Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate, Zea Mays (Corn) Kernel Meal, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Cetearyl Alcohol, Triethanolamine, Cetyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Fruit Extract, Cetyl Acetate, Ceteareth-20, Carbomer, Polysorbate 60, Acetylated Lanolin Alcohol, Fragrance (Parfum), PPG-2 Methyl Ether, Phenethyl Alcohol, Methylisothiazolinone, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).


1. Squeeze a dime sized amount of Acne Control Apricot Face Scrub onto your fingertips and massage onto damp skin.

2. Spread in small circular motions, applying gentle pressure to wake your skin’s natural circulation.

3. Work all over, right up to your hairline and onto the sides of your nose.

4. When you’re done, rinse and pat dry with a clean towel.

5. Use 3 to 4 times a week (depending on skin) for best results.

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  • "My skin is kind of sensitive and I've been using St.Ives for a while. I have never had any breakouts from this scrub. My skin is always sooth after using the scrub." in 2021 reviews
  • "I know this scrub is the real deal because I got my fiancee, who has never used a face wash other than a bar of soap before, to use this stuff religiously everyday in the shower." in 561 reviews
  • "I love this scrub,I use it for my face and sometimes my legs too.the microbeads help removing old dead skin and give you a fresh feeling" in 533 reviews
  • "works great smells great and the texture its self is amazing works well to control my break outs use this in my daily routine " in 370 reviews
  • "I don't use it every day because it tends to dry out my skin if I do, but I can definitely tell it helps to clear up my skin when I do use it!" in 265 reviews
Dalaney A.
56 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 1
I love St Ives scrubs! I own four and I love every single one of them... If you love invigorating scrubs, I highly recommend trying them all!
Laura G.
Houston, TX
29 reviews
I love this exfoliater. Been using it for about 3yrs now.
I use it everynight before bed. It Minimizes the look of my blackheads instantly.
Amanda J.
3 reviews
Smells incredible. Also exfoliates extremely well. The texture is fantastic. It makes skin feel so smooth while taking care of acne as well.
Jessica K.
Redding, CA
66 reviews
I have been using this product for over 15 years. LOVE it. So cheap, but effective. Keeps my skin smooth, glowing and helps with break outs!
Jennifer R.
Brownsville, TX
9 reviews
This product is by far the best face scrub that I've ever used! It leaves your face feeling extremely soft and smooth, totally recommend it!
tarra m.
Kenosha, WI
3 reviews
Both my husband and I use this and we both love it. Its a great scrub. It cleanses while making my skin soft. Its not over harsh or drying.
Jennette R.
Laurel, MD
169 reviews
I have been using this scrub for years. I love it! I personally love how exfoliating it is. I use it everyday and night when I wash my face.
Jennifer W.
86 reviews
I’ve been using this product for years to exfoliate after using my cleanser. It removes dead skin from my face and it leaves it feeling soft.
Melinda R.
Columbia, Ky
37 reviews
I like to use this at least twice a week to help exfoliate my skin as well as remove dead skin. My teenage son even uses it to help with acne
carmen b.
Wilmington, NC
39 reviews
I have an acne problem but this product never gave me any issues although my face is very oily. It leaves the skin so soft after you use it.
Tiffany C.
Palmdale, CA
61 reviews
Do people use this on areas other than their faces?
Adrienna V.
Tulsa, OK
4 reviews
How good does this product work? and does it stink ?
Misato S.
38 reviews
Can it be used on sensitive skin?
Tamanna H.
Ashburn, VA
117 reviews
Is this ok for sensitive skin/acne prone skin?
lizeth c.
San jose, CA
106 reviews
I know it's a scrub and it smells good but does the little particles hurt your skin?

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