The advice of
“Acne is a major skin concern that truly impacts quality of life, 80% of teenagers and 40% of adults are affected”
Complete care reinforced with an anti-imperfection efficacy, to help rapidly clear existing spots, prevent their reappearance and limit the risk of marks. Efficacy from 12h.
Tube 40 ml with outer package
Tested on oily acne-prone skin, severe and recurring imperfections, and persistent marks. Tested on more than 6700 subjects, all skin tones*. Allergy tested. Non-comedogenic. Suitable for sensitive skin. Tested under dermatological control. For teenagers and adults.
Anti-imperfections, anti-marks and anti-recurrence.
Active ingredient innovation:
- Procerad: helps protect against the appearance of red or brown marks.
- Mannose: stimulates skin regeneration.
- APF: helps durably restore skin’s balance.
- Niacinamide: active ingredient for intensive soothing. Decreases redness.
- Piroctone olamine to combat bacterial proliferation
- LHA and salicylic acid micro-exfoliates without irritating.
- Zinc PCA: reduces sebum secretion.
*Dermatological observational study -2 months of application, 6 phototypes.
Demonstrated efficacy on more than 13000 acne-prone subjects*
- Reduces inflammatory and retentional imperfections
- Prevents post inflammatory hyperpigmentation marks
- Reduces breakout recurrence
Visible efficacy from 12 hours
Skin is significantly less red, more even and with a smoother texture**.
Its efficacy on imperfections has been demonstrated***:
- Total imperfections: -56%
- Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation: -42%
Maintains results 1 month after stopping application.
When you stop the application of EFFACLAR DUO(+) after only 2 months, the positive results are maintained, and the number of lesions continues to decrease for 1 month more.
Active ingredient innovation
Anti-red and brown marks efficacy.
Excellent tolerance for 90% of dermatologists and patients*****.
*Compilation of 13 studies conducted by La Roche-Posay
** Instrumental test on 43 women aged 18 to 45.
*** Study on 15 acne-prone subjects, with an average age of 24 yo, phototype III to V. Application of EFFACLAR DUO+, 2 applications/day, for 28 and 56 days. Evaluation by the dermatologist.
**** Study carried out by Prof. Li (Chengdu, China on 15 patients with phototype III to V. Twice daily.
*****Protocol: 5,700 patients, with an average age of 23 yo. Application of EFFACLAR DUO(+).
1 to 2 applications/day, for 2 months.
Texture & application
Winning pro-compliance gel-cream texture evaluated by its users*:
- 100% non-sticky sensation
- 100% pleasant texture
- 92% quick penetration
Apply to whole face morning and/or evening after cleansing skin with EFFACLAR FOAMING GEL. Excellent make-up base for La Roche-Posay products.
Take a small amount of cream, the equivalent of the pulp at the tip of the finger. Heat the cream between your fingers to facilitate its penetration without overemphasizing the face. Then, with the hands placed on each side of the face, gently massage your forehead, making light movements from the inside to the outside of the face. Do the same on the middle area, always from the nose to the cheeks.
* Protocol: Self-assessment on 38 women after 8 days of use.
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
Helps durably restore skin’s balance and stimulates skin regeneration.
Active ingredient for intensive soothing. Decreases redness.
Helps protect against the appearance of red or brown marks. Prevents post-acne marks.
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.