Feather-light lotion to hydrate while reducing shine. Salicylic Acid helps clear congested follicles, as a purifying blend of Meadow Sweet helps regulate excess oil production for a lasting matte finish.Learn More
Feather-light lotion to hydrate while reducing shine.Learn More
After cleansing with Clearing Skin Wash and toning with Skin Purifying Wipes, apply with light, upward strokes. May be re-applied as needed throughout the day. Can be applied over or mixed with Special Clearing Booster or prescribed Dermalogica Concentrated Booster for skin condition-specific results.
In need of more oil control? Apply Clearing Mattifier to your t-zone before applying Oil Control Lotion.
Active ingredient: Salicylic Acid (1.0%). Other ingredients: Water/Aqua/Eau, Butylene Glycol, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Potato Starch Modified, Silica, Hyssopus Officinalis Extract, Melissa Officinalis Leaf Extract, Echinacea Purpurea Extract, Enantia Chlorantha Bark Extract, Yeast Extract, Aesculus Hippocastanum (Horse Chestnut) Seed Extract, Salix Nigra (Willow) Bark Extract, Allantoin, Panthenol, Sodium PCA, Bisabolol, Niacinamide, Ammonium Glycyrrhizate, Zinc Gluconate, Caffeine, Biotin, Phospholipids, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Camphor, Menthol, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, Oleanolic Acid, Sodium Hydroxide, Potassium Cetyl Phosphate, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Cetyl Alcohol, Xanthan Gum, Vinyl Dimethicone/Methicone Silsesquioxane Crosspolymer, Nylon-12, Glycerin, Disodium EDTA, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol.
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The MediBac Clearing® system works to treat, clear and prevent adult acne while addressing the needs of adult skin. Most products and treatments for acne are designed for teenage skin, making them too harsh and irritating for adult acne sufferers. MediBac Clearing® controls acne without compromising skin’s integrity, which means skin is clearer and healthier.
Dermalogica’s MediBac Clearing® system is formulated specifically to treat adult acne. Each product, with its unique acne-fighting and clearing ingredients, is designed to be layered upon the skin to provide around-the-clock, maximum control of the main factors that contribute to acne.
Reviewed by 60 customers
This moisturizer controls my acne which is a good thing because most leave an oily residue behind that only goes away when I wash my face. But I'm not sure if this is what is breaking me out. I'll to use it more to see if it is. I hate that it smells like cigarettes.
Well I started using the product last night. I talked with a consultant about how oily my skin is. We came to the conclusion that I'm washing my face so much with all the wrong products that my skin is probably over compensating in oil production. I do love the lightweightness of the product but in just 2 uses I can already feel a huge dry out of my skin. My smile lines look a lot deeper in just one day of using. I was told to using it with the clearing mattifier and clay facewash. Perhaps it's too much at once. I'm praying that in time it will work. I spent $112.00 on the 3 products :/
I have combo skin. Oily ( tzone) /normal. I live in a hot humid southern climate. Previously I used active moist which I love & will definitely return to. I tried this item due to the summer weather & more frequent exercise causing breakouts & skin congestion. My pores are smaller,definitely less congestion & my skin is less oily. I do not like the consistency because it's too liquidity making is harder to control during application. I find that a lot of product drips & is wasted. I also experience piling regardless of the amount used when used alone or mixed with spf booster which makes it difficult when I plan to apply makeup.There has been a very noticeable ashy look to my skin on occasions when I've used this product without spf booster.
This in conjunction with the medibac skin clearing wash has helped tremendously with my acne that I have been battling for 15 years. I have extremely oily skin and this is geared towards that, but I have not seen any changes in the oil production in my skin. So for fighting acne, it does that; for reducing oil production, not so much for me but it is still a great and light lotion.
I have oily skin. This does what it says it is going to do without overdrying. I love this little bottle of joy.
perfect for lightweight moisturizer in the morning. only wish it had sun protection. I choose to go for a heavier lotion at time, but this is perfect for daytime.
This is a great moisturizer for oily skin. It's not too heavy or shine-inducing. It's very lightweight, yet still provides enough moisture.
My introduction to this moisturizer was a sample in the Medibac Adult Acne kit - and it is my favorite find. My skin is all over the place - hormonal acne with periodic breakouts, yet dry and super sensitive. This moisturizer is gentle yet packs a punch of acne-fighting power. It is also super lightweight which is a necessity for me. Most moisturizers are so heavy and just fill up my pores, but not this one. Highly recommend.
Let me start out by saying I have extremely oily skin !!!!!When I first used it I was amazed because it worked . My face didn't become oily for almost 4 hours ! However I realized the more I used it the less it worked but that could be due to my change in climate. When I first received it I was in Atlanta and it was relatively cool then I went to the Tropics. That may be the culprit. All in all I think its a good product and i will purchase again .
I usually hate face moisturizers because I don't like a lot of product on my face, it always feel so heavy. This product is perfect for me because it's so light. It's not greasy at all and my face feels great after application. My only problem is after I put it on, if I'm not really really careful to rub it in all the way, it dries and leaves white streaks everywhere. Not fun.
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Q:Hi, I am 21 and have always had mini break outs since high school. a couple of yours ago i started getting cysts under my skin on my face. I curently am using prescription meds both pills and topical cream. they are helping but drying me out. Not sure which products to choose from dermalogica. Regular skin type products because i am taking medication for acne, or acne products? Please help!!
Q:If the product is past the expiration date over a year could this have a negative effect on my skin
Q:Will this help control oil under makeup?
Q:Can I use a moisturizer on top: I find this drys out my skin a little, especially in the winter months. I was wondering if I'd be able to use a moisturizer on top of it. If so, do i wait a little while to apply the moisturizer or do it immediately after I apply the oil control lotion ? Also, is this a good exfoliant for blackheads or should I be using something else ?
Q:Oil control lotion with Ultracalming Concentrated and Ultracalming Barrier Repair: Hi
Q:Which products should I use for different skin issues?: I have acne all over my face, the spots are large and itchy. I had a sample of the oil control lotion which helped in just a few days so I would definitely like to use that. I would like to know what other products would be useful, I am in my 40s and am wanting help with fine lines as well as the acne.
Q:Am I mistaking my skin Type??: Hi, I'm really really confused, I have naturally dry tight skin, have had it all my life.. Until of late, I don't know what has happened but my skin has become excessively oily, I mean excessive within half hour of washing my whole face is greasy.