The advice of
“Cleansing is the 1st gesture for acne-prone skin sufferers to avoid the dirty skin experience.”
The complementary cleansing routine for acne-prone skin. EFFACLAR Gel gently purifies oily skin without drying effects thanks to gentle cleansing agents rigorously selected to ensure good tolerance. It removes impurities and excess sebum, leaving the skin clean and refreshed.
Bottle with pump 400 ml - Tube 300ml, 200ml & 50 ml
With soothing, anti-irritant La Roche-Posay thermal spring water - physiological pH - Alcohol-free. Adapted and well-tolerated cleansing for acne-prone skin. Non-comedogenic.
Removes impurities and excess sebum. Gently lifts dirt and grime away from the skin. Reduces the visibility of blackheads and control shine. Leaves skin clean and refreshed.
- La Roche-Posay thermal spring water: soothing and anti-irritant action
- Cleansing agents selected for their high-efficacy action in eliminating impurities and excess sebum
- Zinc pidolate: reduce sebum secretion
- 16% reduction in sebum
- 25% reduction in blackheads
- 28% reduction of inflammatory lesions (spots)
Tested on acne-prone skin suitable for sensitive skin. Tolerance assessed by subject undergoing Isotretinoin treatment**:
- Does not irritate skin 87%
- Suitable for irritated skin 82%
- Does not irritate eyes 87%
*Clinical study led by Prof. G.E. Pierard (CHU Liège). 30 patients with mild to moderate combined acne, not using any acne treatment. 2 daily utilisations (morning and evening) for 1 month. Clinical and biometrological measurements at D0 and D28 by dermatologist in charge of investigation.
**Observational study. 1 178 patients, 125 dermatologists. EFFACLAR GEL used 1-2 times per day for 30 days. As a complement to medical treatments.
Texture & application
La Roche-Posay recommends
Your Effaclar routine
The right gestures for your skin.
Free FROM spots
Discover all you need to know to better fight acne and feel more confortable with yourself
Soothing and anti-irritant action
Reduces sebum secretion and purifies the skin
High-efficacy action in eliminating impurities and excess sebum.
Our safety commitments
Safety standards beyond international cosmetics regulations.
One prerequisite = Zero allergic reactions.
If we detect a single case, we go back to the labs and reformulate.
Just the essential,
at the right active dose
Developed in collaboration with dermatologists
and toxicologists, our products contain only the necessary
ingredients, at the right active dose.
on very sensitive skin
Our products’ tolerance is verified on the most sensitive skin:
reactive, allergic, acne-prone, atopic, damaged or weakened
by cancer treatments.
We select the most protective packaging associated with only
the necessary preservatives, to guarantee intact tolerance
and efficacy over time.