Effaclar H Cleansing Cream

The 1st derma-soothing hydrating cleansing cream for acne-prone skin under over drying treatments developed with an anti-friction application technique for a clean and soothe skin.

    Gently cleanses, purifies and soothes skins' feel to restore comfort.



    Oily skin weakened by drying skin care products.
    Tested under dermatological control in combination with over-drying treatments. Non-comedogenic. Suitable for dry and irritated skin.

    Soothing formula

    • Niacinamide: active ingredient for intensive soothing. Decreases redness
    • Zinc PCA: Reduces sebum secretion.
    • La Roche-Posay thermal spring water: soothes and protect

    Gentle soothing cleansing cream

    • Physiological pH
    • Easy to rinse off

    Product efficacy

    After 4 weeks, skin is less sensitive 66% more comfortable 95% and looks more beautiful 83%

    From 90% up to 100% of satisfaction evaluation of the product texture.*

    Suitable for dry and irritated skin**

    - Cleanses smoothly: 98%
    - Provides comfort: 95%
    - Reduces tightness sensation: 88%

    *41 men and women,16 to 34 y.o; with very dry to dry skin due to Roaccutane or ganeric or any other anti-acne treatment.

    **Protocol: 41 persons undergonig oral isotretinoin or other topical overdrying treatments
    2 applications/day, 28 days.

    Texture & application

    Anti-friction application technique for a clean and soothe skin.
    Innovative anti-friction texture: Lather with water in the palm of the hand. Apply and spread overface as follows: With your fingertips, smooth the skin starting between the eyebrows, up to the hair base, and spreading the cream from the middle of the forehead out towards the temples. Repeat gently 3 times. Using the palms of the hands - flat against the skin - smooth the face starting from the chin, up to the nose. Then dab outwards the sides before going back down to the chin. Repeat gently 3 times. Rinse with water and gently pat dry with a towel.
    Effaclar H Cleansing Cream packshot from Effaclar, by La Roche-Posay

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    Active ingredient for intensive soothing. Decreases redness.


    Reduces sebum secretion. Provides a purifying effect.

    La Roche-Posay thermal spring water

    Soothe and protect.

    Our safety

    Safety standards beyond international cosmetics regulations.