11 Of The Most Effective Cleansers For Oily Skin

Squeaky clean skin.

Cleansers InDesign edit, 2 February 2017

From ZO to Zelens, all manner of skincare brands are formulating their cleansers with glycolics, AHAs and skin-friendly acids to cut through the oil and greasiness that often leads to both breakouts and that dreaded 1pm shine. Shop our pick of the bunch that'll leave your skin feeling clean, hydrated and satisfyingly matte to the touch, even under make-up.

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Tata Harper Clarifying Cleanser 
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Tata Harper Clarifying Cleanser - £60

This foaming gel treatment is packed with 12 high-performance botanicals that flush out impurities, balance sebum production and soothe redness. Ideal for squeaky clean skin minus the tightness.

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Dr Sebagh Breakout Foaming Cleanser
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Dr Sebagh Breakout Foaming Cleanser - £25

Dr Sebagh’s fast-acting foaming cleanser is formulated with oily and combination skin specifically in mind, meaning it actually works. Hurrah! Consider breakouts a thing of the past and pores minimised.

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Avene Mousse Cleansing Foam 2 February 2017
Avène Mousse Cleansing Foam - £12.49


If your skin resembles an oil slick come 1pm, you need to add this French pharmacy favourite to your beauty regime. The foam may be as light as a cloud but it dissolves excess sebum in seconds and leaves skin feeling matte, rather than dry and tight.

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Cetaphil
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Cetaphil Oily Skin Cleanser - £8.35


The underdog of the cleanser family, this budget buy rids the skin of a day's grease and grime, but, thanks to moisture magnet glycerin, hydration isn't compromised. It is kind on sensitive skin and perfect for those who suffer with acne.

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Gallinee La People Foaming Cleanser 2 February 2017
Gallinee La People Gentle Foaming Cleanser - £14


Bursting with both probiotics and skin-smoothing lactic acid, this sloughs away face oil and keeps it at bay throughout the day. Using your fingertips, massage onto wet skin for 40-60 seconds and rinse off with tepid water.

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Mario Badescu Glycolic Foaming Cleanser 2 February 2017
Mario Badescu Glycolic Foaming Cleanser - £14


Formulated with glycolic acid, this lighter-than-light foam cleanser dislodges the thick sebum that leads to spots and blackheads without upsetting your skin's pH balance. The result is a taut and spotless complexion.

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Origins Zero Oil Deep Pore Cleanser With Saw Palmetto & Mint, £16.50 2 February 2017
Origins Zero Oil Deep Pore Cleanser With Saw Palmetto & Mint - £17.50


You can't get rid of oil with oil, so choosing a product totally void of the stuff is a must if you're serious about stopping that dreaded shine. This Origins offering also boasts bacteria-busting saw palmetto and salicylic acid which locks pores.

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Paula's Choice Skin Balancing Oil-Reducing Cleanser, £19, 2 February 2017
Paula's Choice Skin Balancing Oil-Reducing Cleanser - £19


A god send for oily skin sufferers, this works to mop up oil instantly and cumulatively throughout the day. Use morning and night and you'll soon notice a big difference.

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REN Rosa Centifolia Gentle Exfoliating Cleanser 2 February 2017
REN Rosa Centifolia Gentle Exfoliating Cleanser - £17


Don't underestimate this gel cleanser's ability to cut through oil. Including polyphenols, it prevents skin from absorbing pollution which often combines with sebum to form a heavy, waxy substance that leads to shininess.

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RODIAL Super Acids X-treme Exfoliating Glycolic Cleanser, £29 2 February 2017
Rodial Super Acids X-treme Exfoliating Glycolic Cleanser - £33


With both glycolic and lactic acid, this stops pores from becoming clogged and leaves you with fresher, firmer and smoother skin. A single pump goes a long way.

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Zelens Z Detox Foaming Cleanser 2 February 2017
Zelens Z Detox Foaming Cleanser - £48


Slathering on thick, creamy cleansers may feel luxurious at the end of a long, hard day, but they fail when it comes to erasing oil from the skin's surface. Lighter than air, this works wonders at mopping up sebum without stripping the skin of goodness.

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