Guess what, gents, but your usual soap-and-water routine just won't do the trick when it comes to washing your face. Washing your face is the first step to healthier skin, and the soap that you use on your body just might bring more harm to your mug than good. The skin on your face is more sensitive, and it needs more attention. From acne-fighting to anti-aging, it’s time to step up your facial wash game with a new routine. Whether your skin is dry, oily, sensitive, or worse, a combination of all of these, here are some of the best affordable facial wash options available in the market.
1) Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser
Skin type: All skin types
Grooming action: If you’re looking for a cleanser that won’t irritate your already sensitive skin, Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser is the product you need in your grooming arsenal. This best-seller has mild ingredients—so mild that you can use it on a baby's skin, too. It thoroughly cleanses the skin, leaving it soft and smooth.
SRP: Around P200 for 180ml
2) Celeteque Hydration Facial Wash
Skin type: Dry and sensitive skin
Grooming action: If you have dry skin, a hydrating facial wash is just what you need. Celeteque Hydration Facial Wash works best on dry skin, as it helps restore skin’s proper moisture balance. It also cleanses your desert-of-a-face deeply without damaging it or drying it out even more. .
SRP: Around P300 for 250ml
3) L'Oreal Men Expert Purifying Foam
Target: Oily and acne prone skin
Grooming action: Comes with anti-oil and anti-acne ingredients that clear away and control oil buildup that causes pimples. It also prevents the recurrence of those god-awful acne marks.
SRP: P199 for 100ml
4) Nivea For Men Whitening Acne Oil Control Scrub
Skin type: Oily and acne prone skin
Grooming action: A facial cleanser and scrub in one, this facial wash exfoliates your skin and controls oil for an acne-free face. It also clears those annoying pimple marks that are warding off potential dates, while making those unsightly pores smaller. This product has an exfoliating agent, so make sure to only use this once or twice a week.
SRP: P199 for 100ml
5) Human Nature Balancing Facial Wash
Skin type: Oily
Grooming action: If your face is oily enough to fry an egg, this organic favorite is your best bet. Human Nature Balancing Facial Wash gently unclogs pores of excess oil and impurities, leaving you with a shine-free mug.
SRP: P80 for 200ml