A soft, cushiony cleanser that removes makeup & impurities whilst preserving the skin’s barrier. The soothing formula leaves a silky-smooth finish and has a redness-reducing benefit.
Suitable for sensitive skin
Gently cleanses without disrupting skin’s barrier
Leaves skin feeling soft & hydrated
Alleviate both sensitivity and redness with one cleanser
CALM Ultra-Gentle Cleanser’s new & improved blend of extra-mild surfactants melts away impurities with a softening lather that preserves skin’s barrier. Soothing triglycerides & hydrating glycerine leave a silky-soft finish while prebiotic sugars support skin’s microbiome to help sensitivity over time.
The bottle for this full-size product is made from 96% recycled material (excluding cap).
Because skincare works best when it suits your skin type.
Wash your face with a gentle cleanser and wait 15-30 minutes. Select what you see and how you feel.
Skin-replenishing and restoring ingredient, found naturally in skin. It helps skin to maintain a healthy look and feel, defending against dryness.
Helps to rebuild and repair the skin’s microbiome, enabling skin to create more of the protective substances it needs to be most healthy
Derived from coconut oil and glycerine, it’s considered an excellent emollient to moisturise and replenish skin.
Aqua (Solvent), Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate (Cleansing Agent), Glycerin (Skin conditioning agent), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (Skin conditioning agent), Cocamidopropyl Betaine (Skin conditioning agent), Sodium Laurylglucosides Hydroxypropylsulfonate (Surfactant), Cellulose Gum (Viscosity increasing agent), Coco-Caprylate/Caprate (Emolient), Hydroxyacetophenone (Antioxidant), Inulin (Viscosity increasing agent), Xanthan Gum (Viscosity increasing agent), Ethylhexylglycerin (Skin conditioning agent), Sodium Phytate (Chelating agent), Cellulose (Viscosity increasing agent), Fructose (Humectant), Glucose (Humectant), Phenoxyethanol (Preservative).
How to use a cleanser
Wet face and apply a small amount of cleanser with gentle, circular motions. Rinse well. To remove heavy makeup, repeat or use with a clean, wet washcloth.
While all Paula's Choice cleansers are formulated to be gentle, the CALM Ultra-Gentle Cleanser was specifically formulated for sensitive, reactive or compromised skin types. This silky, gel-lotion contains soothing triglycerides, hydrating glycerine and prebiotic sugars that help to safeguard the skin’s delicate barrier. It’s the perfect first step of any sensitive skin care routine.
While the original CALM Cleansers for normal/dry skin and oily/ combination skin contain a good mix of soothing ingredients, the CALM Ultra-Gentle Cleanser is a more targeted option for all skin types. This silky gel cleanser is even better suited for the specific needs of extra-sensitive, redness-prone skin. The extra-mild surfactants in the new formula produce a skin-softening lather that gently cleanses while the prebiotic sugars and hydrating glycerine support the skin’s barrier to leave it soothed, hydrated and comfortable.
The CALM Ultra-Gentle Cleanser is a mild gel-lotion formulated for all skin types experiencing signs of sensitivity. Its soothing texture gently removes impurities while humectants help keep water in skin and prebiotics support a healthy microbiome. The SKIN RECOVERY Softening Cream Cleanser is best for those whose primary concern is dry to very dry and/or flaky skin. It has a creamy-rich texture that gently washes away impurities leaving dry skin relieved, soft and comfortable.
Yes, the CALM Ultra-Gentle Cleanser has an array of barrier-strengthening and soothing ingredients and is suitable even for rosacea- and eczema-prone skin.
No, the CALM Ultra-Gentle Cleanser rinses completely clean. The same applies to all Paula's Choice cleansers.
This gentle face cleanser effectively removes most types of makeup. If you're wearing waterproof mascara, long-wear makeup, or other hard-to-remove makeup, consider starting with our OMEGA+ Complex Cleansing Balm.
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