Salicylic Cleanser (4 fl oz)

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  • Deep cleans pores, exfoliates, brightens
  • Clears acne prone skin, prevents future breakouts, and balances skin oils
  • Formulated with natural, soothing ingredients including Sea Kelp and Hyaluronic Acid, this cleanser won’t leave your skin dry and tight
  • Antioxidant /Anti-inflammatory formula, including Salicylic Acid, Zinc PCA, Green Tea, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Bilberry Fruit and Coffee Fruit work together to minimize redness and improve skin texture
  • Tea Tree Essential Oil naturally kills many types of bacteria
  • Hyaluronic Acid improves skin tone and elasticity while providing excellent hydration without oil
  • Alpha Lipoic Acid improves overall skin texture – skin will be smoother, softer and with the right balance of moisture

Kate’s exclusive formula only begins with cleansing. Packed with ingredients that naturally kill acne-causing bacteria, this cleanser exfoliates the surface and penetrates deep into pores to combat inflammation, redness and irritation. While your skin is clean and receptive, we add a powerhouse of complementary ingredients to moisturize, fight free radicals, prevent aging, and promote elasticity and firmness. This non-foaming cleanser is powerful but gentle, using a natural approach to clear skin – it won’t strip the surface of your skin which leaves it dry, tight and irritated.

Proper cleansing is the first and most important step toward beautiful, refreshed, clear skin. Washing away makeup, excess oil and impurities leaves your skin receptive to nourishing serums and moisturizers. Clean, refreshed skin feels fantastic, whether you are preparing to apply makeup for a busy day, or getting ready for sleep. Not only does this cleanser give your skin an energy boost, it also works hard to exfoliate dead skin cells away, leaving your skin looking and feeling brighter and healthier!


Reviews (7)

7 reviews for Salicylic Cleanser (4 fl oz)

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jessica Demasi

    I have very acne prone, non cystic, skin that is sensitive to stress, diet, sleep, caffeine, pretty much everything can make it break out. I have been using this cleanser twice a day for 4 months now and have noticed a few things, though I still actively break out, They heal faster than ive ever experienced. My skin feels SO much softer since Ive been using this, and I truly believe that this cleanser allows my total nutrition night repair complex to work more effectively because the combo has helped fade my PIH (acne red spots) SO much faster than anything I have ever tried. Upon Ericas suggestion a couple months ago, I started leaving the cleanser on for about 10-15 minutes when using it, like a mask, and feel like that makes it more effective and allows the salicylic acid to work stronger. I really truly love this cleanser and feel like it is the perfect balance between finding effective actives for acne prone skin and not harming yourself with harsh chemicals or endocrine disrupting skin care.

  2. Rated 5 out of 5


    After using this product for 14 days I have noticed tremendous results in terms of evening out of my skin tone including reducing dark spots. Its super easy to use, and provides a nice clean, tingly feeling after use. My face is clearer than it has ever been. I can’t wait to see the results after 30 days! Thank you for such awesome products.

  3. Rated 5 out of 5


    I use this product in the morning followed by the vitamin c serum. It leaves my skin feeling very refreshed.

  4. Rated 5 out of 5


    I have sensitive, acne prone skin. I struggled to find a product that cleared up my acne and didn’t aggravate my sensitive skin. The KRS Salicylic Cleanser is amazing. I’ve been using it for a little over a month and have noticed a huge difference in my skin. I was worried that it would be too harsh, but that wasn’t the case at all! Thank you for a great product, I love it!

  5. Rated 5 out of 5


    I use this cleanser as an acne ”spot treatment” and it helped with getting rid of the blackheads on my nose and clearing my face. I use it only once in a while since salicylic acid is a very strong ingredient, but it works. It also leaves the skin smooth and soft, not dry. I always follow with the nutritive oil cleanser and my skin feels amazing!

  6. Rated 5 out of 5


    I’ve used this product for about 2 months now and I am happy with the results. My skin is much more clear than it was before and it isnt dry! It was so hard to find a product that cleared up my skin without drying it out, this is it! I recommend giving the products 2 months to see results since some breakouts are already beneath the skin when you start the new products. The Kate Ryan consultants are very helpful – I told them I couldnt afford to buy everything, so they told me the two products that I should start with. Great products and Great company!

  7. Rated 5 out of 5


    After using KRS Salicylic Cleanser twice a day for a month, I began to notice a huge difference with my difficult skin. This cleanser doesn’t make my skin feel dry and tight like other “acne” washes do. The best part is the ingredients are simple and effective. Thank you KRS for creating a face wash that I absolutely love and can’t live without!

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Full Ingredients

Water, Seakelp (Lactobacillus/Kelp Ferment Filtrate) Bioferment, PEG-10 Sunflower Glycerides, Disodium Cocoamphodiacetate, PEG-16 Macadamia Glycerides, Salicylic Acid, Zinc PCA, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Essential Oil, Dimethylaminoethanol Bitartrate, Camilla Sinensis (Green Tea EGCG) Leaf Extract, Vaccinium Myrtillus (Bilberry) Extract, Coffea Arabica (Coffee Cherry) Extract, Hyaluronic Acid, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Caprylyl Glycol (and) Phenoxyethanol (and) Sorbic Acid

Key Ingredients

Distilled Water

Lactobacillus/Kelp Ferment Filtrate: natural kelp extract, excellent moisturizer.

Salicylic Acid: beta hydroxy acid, topical exfoliant, able to penetrate into pores, helps combat acne and diminishes the appearance of wrinkles, roughness and discoloration.

Disodium Cocoamphodiacetate: made from fatty acids from coconut oil, cleanser.

PEG-16 Macadamia Glycerides: solvent

Zinc PCA: anti-acne, anti-inflammatory, moisturizer.

Tea Tree (Melaleuca Alternifolia L.) Essential Oil: natural plant extract, excellent for the treatment of acne due to its ability to kill many types of bacteria.

DMAE Bitartrate (L): promotes elasticity and firmness, fights free radicals.

Green Tea (Camellia Sinesis) Epigallocatechin Gallate (EGCG) 90%: powerful antioxidant extracted from green tea; anti-inflammatory, excellent at fighting free radicals.

Bilberry Fruit (Vaccinium Uliginosum L.) Extract: natural, antioxidant.

Coffee Fruit (Coffee Arabica) Extract: natural, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory.

Hyaluronic Acid: improves elasticity and provides excellent hydration because of the ability to penetrate skin and hold water.

Alpha Lipoic Acid: antioxidant, helps improve skin texture.

Caprylyl Glycol: preservative

Phenoxyethanol: preservative

Sorbic Acid: preservative


Use once or twice daily for cleansing. Shake well before use. Apply to sponge or directly to face and neck. Massage into skin, rinse well with warm water. Gently pat dry.

Follow with a nutrition-rich moisturizer. Kate's Complete Daily Moisture is excellent for normal to oily skin. If your skin is dry, choose Kate's Revitalizing Intensive Daily Moisture.

Tips For Use

Do not use on very dry or sensitive skin. Mild irritation may occur for any user. If your skin could be sensitive to Salicylic Acid, start with once daily use, massage gently and always rinse well.

For Your Safety

Salicylic Cleanser should not be used by any person with an allergy or sensitivity to aspirin.

Avoid contact with eyes and lips. If product comes into contact with eyes, rinse immediately with water. If skin becomes dry or mildly irritated, reduce frequency of use. If a rash develops or irritation becomes severe, discontinue use and consult a physician. Never use on a child and keep out of the reach of children.

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