To know me is to know that I’m an exfoliating fool. Face, body — you name it, it there is some skin I can scrub, I’m all over it. So imagine my delight when one of my favorite brands — Josie Maran — came our with this ingenious Exfoliating Cleansing Powder! To say that I was excited to try it is probably an understatement. I’m loving it, but first a bit about the product itself:
AboutArgan Exfoliating Cleansing Powder $40
What it is formulated to do:
Reveal your true skin. Argan Exfoliating Cleansing Powder gently lifts dead skin for a brighter, softer, more youthful-looking complexion. Finely crushed Argan shells delicately buff away dull skin while rice powder helps to reduce the appearance of blemishes and age spots. Infused with natural antibacterial and antioxidant powerhouses like tea tree, ginkgo biloba, and green tea, this ultra-gentle daily cleanser battles blemishes and blackheads while evening skintone, conditioning, and renewing. The powerful formula is kept fresh until activated with water or Argan Cleansing Oil—transforming into a luxurious creamy paste that deeply treats skin. Use as an allover face mask, targeted spot treatment, lip scrub, or traditional exfoliator.
What it is formulated WITHOUT:
Why it’s an editor’s pick:
Josie Maran Cleansing Oil too, so on occasion I will mix in the oil with the powder, scrub then let it set for awhile on my face like a mask. It works wonders for smoothing skin and evening skin tone.Argan Exfoliating Cleansing Powder is a multitasking exfoliant has got to be the smartest products I have seen in a long time. The powder shakes out of the jar and keeps its integrity because there is no liquid in the mix. I like to mix very little water in for basic exfoliating so that I can feel the “scrubbing” action of the cleansing powder. I happen to have
Even after one use, you can see that you skin is brighter and just plain lovely. Used on a daily basisArgan Exfoliating Cleansing Powder has brightened my skin and diminished some of the hyperpigmentation that I suffer from. It’s gentle yet effective, and you are able to control the consistency by adding the amount of water or cleansing oil you prefer to it.
It rinses clean and my skin never feels tight, dry or stripped after usingArgan Exfoliating Cleansing Powder. Because you use so little of the powder, I’d say about the size of a nickel, this cleanser, even though it seems to be a high price point, it actually is a wonderful bargain for the quality of the product.
Pro: Gently exfoliates, evens skin tone, can be used as a mask
Buy Again: Yes
Packaging: 5 Blings
Overall: 5 Blings
Hero Ingredient: Argan shells, rice powder, green tea, tea tree oil
Cruelty Free: Yes
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