Surviving with oily skin is not an easy task. While it is definitely better than having dehydrated and dry skin, oily skin has its own cons. Acnes and pimples are constant enemies that are always prying for opportunities to mess up with your clear face and that is why it is important to adopt a good cleansing-toning-moisturizing routine.
Maintaining a good cleansing routine is a must for everyone, irrespective of their skin type. But it is absolutely critical for people with oily skin and this is why it is important to invest in a good face wash that suits your skin. The facewash you choose for yourself should definitely be something that controls the natural oils in your skin without dehydrating it.
Here are 10 trusted oil-controlling face washes that you can try out.
Aroma Magic Face Wash 100 ml (Neem)
The Aroma Magic Neem facewash boasts in being 100 per cent free from paraben, soap, alcohol, artificial colouring and fragrance. It cures acne with the extracts of neem and rose extracts present in its formulation.
Furthermore, by controlling the sebum and the oil secretion on the skin, it prevents blackheads and soothes skin irritations and inflammations with the blend of tea tree and lavender essential oils present in it. The vitamins in this facewash further lighten scars and blemishes and improve the skin tone.
Plum Green Tea Pore Cleansing Face Wash | Acne Face Wash For Women | Oily Skin | Bright, Clear Skin | 100% Vegan | Soap-Free (75ml)
Naturally mild in formulation, the Plum Green Tea pore cleansing facewash deeply cleanses away all the dirt, grime and dead skin cells from the face to render a fresh and radiating glow to your skin. The green tea is rich in antioxidants and helps in controlling sebum production and preventing acne and pimples.
The glycolic acid in the facewash further helps in brightening the skin. This facewash also acts as an exfoliator with its cellulose beads, that removes all the unwanted foreign particles without damaging the skin.
Clean & Clear Foaming Face Wash For Oily Skin, 150ml
Clean & Clear has been a favourite amongst teens and tweens for over a decade now. With its foaming facewash, it controls the oil production from the oil-secreting glands and prevents pimples and acne. The rich foam gently cleanses the skin and removes all the dirt and dust without stripping off the essential moisture of the skin.
Moreover, it is specially designed to cleanse all the basic skin problems that women with oily skin face. At the end of the day, it rejuvenates the skin and leaves your skin clean and clear.
Organic Harvest 6-in-1 Face Wash for women daily use | Oil Control, Cleansing, Lightening & Brightening, Rejuvenating, Nourishing, Moisture | Face wash for oily skin with scrub | Paraben Sulphate Free – 100ml
The Organic Harvest 6-in-1 facewash is an all-purpose cleansing wash that helps in controlling excess oil, lightens and brightens the complexion of the skin, rejuvenates the face and nourishes the skin without stripping off the moisture completely. This facewash with its gentle formulation cleanses the skin well and reduce blemishes, leaving the skin feeling fresh. The Witch Hazel extract contains astringent and antibacterial properties which gently cleanses and soothes inflamed skin.
Moreover, the presence of daisy flower extract reduces dark spots and lightens and brightens the skin naturally. This organic facewash also promotes anti-ageing properties through the liquorice root extract present in it.
Biotique Bio Pineapple Oil Control Foaming Face Wash, 150ml
Pineapple is one of the most refreshing tropical fruits on the planet and it is packed with overflowing vitamins, nutrients and a special enzyme, known as the bromelain. Bromelain acts as a catalyst for a majority of therapeutic properties inherent in pineapple.
With the goodness of pineapple, this Biotique facewash blended with carrot seeds, almond, groundnut oil and other essential supplements aim in keeping the skin soft and supple and reduces fine lines and wrinkles. If you are looking for a subtle oil-controlling facewash that renders a smooth, lustrous and younger-looking skin, then this is the one for you.
Lotus Herbals Tea Tree and Cinnamon Anti-Acne Oil Control Face Wash-120g
The Lotus Herbals face wash with tea tree and cinnamon oil is an absolute blessing for those with oily skin. Formulated using the best of natural ingredients, this face wash gently removes dirt, grim and oil, while also regulating the production of sebum (oil) in the skin.
It prevents inflammations and reduces acne lesions and control pimples, leaving behind a naturally blemish and acne-free skin.
The tea tree oil with its strong anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties penetrate deep into the skin and unclog pores and repair inflamed skin, while the cinnamon removes dead skin cells and restore natural shine to the skin.
NIVEA Face Wash, Milk Delights Fine Gramflour, Oily Skin, 100ml
The Nivea Facewash with fine gram flour or besan cleanses the skin and removes excess oil. Milk is known to be a natural cleanser and when it is combined with besan, the fine mixture of the two helps prevent stickiness and reduce the greasiness of the skin. Gram flour also removes excess oil and keep the skin safe from pimples and acne.
Mamaearth Charcoal Natural Face Wash for oil control and pollution defence 100 ml – For Oily Skin – SLS & Paraben Free
This facewash from Mamaearth protects the face from pollution and controls the oil secretion through the activated charcoal and clay in its formulation. The clay exfoliates the skin and pulls out all the toxins clogged in the pores of the skin while the charcoal-infused with tea tree oil deeply cleanses and purifies the skin.
Neutrogena Deep Clean Facial Cleanser For Normal To Oily Skin, 200ml
This face wash by Neutrogena thoroughly cleanses the skin and improves the look and feel of your face. It washes and dissolves dirt, oil and makeup and helps in removing dead surface cells for fresher and healthier-looking skin.
POND’S Pure White Anti Pollution Activated Charcoal Face Wash, 100 g
Containing activated charcoal, this cleansing face wash by Pond’s is formulated in such a way that it easily absorbs and lifts away from the black impurities and pollution particles and helps in reducing blemishes. It also evens the skin tone and refreshes the skin from dirt and impurities that tend to clog the pores and promotes oil accumulation.