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breakout clearing booster

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breakout clearing booster

stop breakouts in their tracks

A fast-acting acne treatment that works within 15 minutes. Formulated with Salicylic Acid to help kill breakout-causing bacteria for rapid skin clearing.Learn More

A fast-acting acne treatment that works within 15 minutes. Formulated with Salicylic Acid to help kill breakout-causing bacteria for rapid skin clearing.Learn More

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breakout clearing booster

A fast-acting acne treatment that works within 15 minutes. Formulated with Salicylic Acid to help kill breakout-causing bacteria for rapid skin clearing. Patented TT Technology and Phytoplankton Extract work with skin’s natural microbiome and help prevent over-drying. Niacinamide reinforces skin’s defensive barrier and helps to even skin tone, while seaweed-derived Chrondrus Crispus Extract soothes irritated skin.
Although there is no standard for establishing a gluten-free designation for topical skin care products, independent laboratory testing confirms that this formula surpasses the US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) ingestible standards and can therefore be considered gluten-free.
gluten-free
Formulated without animal-derived ingredients
vegan
Formulated without artificial fragrances and colors
no artificial fragrances and colors
Formulated without Parabens
paraben-free
Certified cruelty-free by Leaping Bunny and PETA
cruelty-free

benefits

  • Kills breakout causing bacteria within 15 minutes.
  • Calms irritation and soothes dryness.
  • Balances the skin’s natural microbiome.

how to use

Apply directly to blemish or breakout area, or apply a thin layer all over the face under moisturizer for breakout prevention.

quick tip

Use a.m + p.m as needed.

ingredients

Water/Aqua/Eau, PPG-15 Stearyl Ether, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Isopropyl Lauroyl Sarcosinate, Niacinamide, Salicylic Acid, Cetearyl Glucoside, Polysorbate 20, Chlorella Vulgaris Extract, Thymol, Terpineol, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Chondrus Crispus Extract, Lactic Acid, Sodium Hyaluronate, Tocopherol, Dimethicone, Lecithin, Pullulan, Sclerotium Gum, Xanthan Gum, Propanediol, Gluconolactone, Silica, Ethylhexylglycerin, Tetrasodium Glutamate Diacetate, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Benzoate, Sodium Hydroxide, Phenoxyethanol.

Dermalogica is dedicated to maintaining the accuracy of the ingredient lists on this website. However, because ingredients are subject to change, we cannot guarantee that these lists are complete, up-to-date and/or error-free. For an accurate listing of ingredients in each product, please refer to your product packaging.

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part of clear start product system

A system of powerful, technology-driven formulas that deliver fast-acting, multitasking results for breakout-prone skin.

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clear start

A system of powerful, technology-driven formulas that deliver fast-acting, multitasking results for breakout-prone skin.

Although there is no standard for establishing a gluten-free designation for topical skin care products, independent laboratory testing confirms that this formula surpasses the US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) ingestible standards and can therefore be considered gluten-free.
gluten-free
Formulated without animal-derived ingredients
vegan
Formulated without artificial fragrances and colors
no artificial fragrances and colors
Certified cruelty-free by Leaping Bunny and PETA
cruelty-free

how it works

Created by the skin health experts at Dermalogica, Clear Start™ is a system of powerful, technology-driven formulas that deliver fast-acting, multitasking results for breakout-prone skin. Formulated without artificial fragrances or colors, Clear Start™ combines the best of science with nature to fight breakouts without stripping the skin. Every product contains active breakout-fighting ingredients and soothing natural botanicals that keep skin clear, hydrated and balanced.

Clears breakouts over night

4

It brought all of my pimples to a head and prevented breakouts from popping up! It was great! I received this product free for testing purposes.

South Carolina

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Clears breakouts over night

4

It brought all of my pimples to a head and prevented breakouts from popping up! It was great! I received this product free for testing purposes.

South Carolina

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It works!

5

This product works! It has got rid of blemishes on my face which is amazing. I'd definitely purchase it again.

Newcastle, UK

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Clears well

4

Received from influenster, love how easy and effective this product

Boca Raton, FL

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Clears my spots in 2-3 days!

5

Honestly adore this serum and I use it every time a spot comes up! And it clears it so fast between 2/3 days and it's gone! My spots normally stay for about a week which is so annoying so this serum helps to speed up the process and the packaging is so simplic and bright which is eye catching and nice!

England

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Reduced spots in no time!

4

I used this a few times on a few nasty spots and I must admit it did the trick! It reduced the appearance of the spot over night. Only thing I would say with this is to not use too much and applying it so frequently as it dried the area of my skin up quite badly, but apart from that I would use it again

Manchester

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Does the job!!

5

Okay this product worked so well on my breakout!! I used it twice the first day and by the end of the day my pimple was noticeably smaller and less red. It didn't excessively dry out my skin either like some products. Loved it! *received for testing purposes

Gainesville, Florida

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No More Breakouts

5

This product has been great for clearing up my breakouts, I started using it just as a spot treatment in specific areas at first and it minimised my blemishes over night, and after a second night they were gone! I then started to use this product all over my face to prevent breakouts, and sure enough I didn't get any breakouts at all! Amazing product and I would definitely recommend this!

South Yorkshire, UK

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Fizztastic

4

(I received this products complimentary from from influenster) I thought this was a very very unusual product. However I do believe it actually works after I use this product I do feel as if my skin is much more decongested and my blackheads seem less noticeabl. I can't say that the mask has 100% for rid of my blackheads but it has most definitely helped. I also love that this product has very natural ingredients and it's vegan/ curetly free!

Essex

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100% recommend

4

I was sceptical about this product at first but I was really suprised it worked great! I really think that it dulled the harshness of the blemish down and speeded up the recover. As soon as i noticed a breakout I dabbed some of this miracle booster on and i was good to go. I normally did this before bed and would wake up and the blemish would appear much better. Another great this about this product is that it's vegan/ cruelty free! And it contains such natural ingredients.

Essex

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Can a 14 year old use this?

Kath

Hello, Thank you for your for interest in Dermalogica. Yes, this was made with teen skin in mind. Kind Regards, Bernadette

Bernadette

What is the percentage of salicylic acid in this product? Is it safe for pregnant women?

Stacy

Hello, Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. It is less than half a percent. Please always check with your doctor. Kind Regards, Bernadette

Bernadette

I am 40 and my current regime is .... Pre-cleanse Dermal clay cleanse Daily exfoliator Break out control (am) Oil free matte moisturiser Overnight clearing gel / oil control lotion (pm). I still have continual spots around my chin and jawline would the Clear Start clearing booster be something to try other than the Breakout Control which does not seem to be working on this area of my face?

Melanie Green

Hello, Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. Try this regimen: Morning Dermal Clay Cleanser Multi Active Toner Breakout Clearing Booster (stubborn breakouts) Oil Free Matte SPF 30 Evening Precleanse Dermal Clay Cleanser Daily Microfoliant Multi Active Toner Overnight Clearing Gel Kind Regards, Bernadette

Bernadette

Hi i just bought the « banish breakouts » and i don't know if after applying i have to wash my face so if anybody knows if we have to please tell me thank youuuu

Smaaa

Hello, Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. It is a leave-on spot treatment. Kind Regards, Bernadette

Bernadette

What percentage of salicylic acid does this contain?

Sandy

Hello, Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. This contains less than half a percent of Salicylic acid. Kind Regards, Bernadette

Bernadette

Hi, I'm 34 years old and suffer from adult acne. I've suffered from this all my adult life but it is getting worse. It's affecting my cheeks, chin, jawline and neck. I've recently purchased the Medibac clearing skin kit and would like to add to it but I don't know whether to try the Medibac Breakout Control or the Clear Start Breakout Clearing Booster. I see the Clear Start range is aimed at teens and so wondered if this would be suitable given my age? Could you recommend a suitable day and night regime? Many thanks, Emma

Emma

Hello, Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. I personally like Breakout Clearing Booster. Breakout Clearing Booster is a spot treatment that treats a breakout and prevents Post Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation. It is also very hydrating, so it won't dry your skin out. Kind Regards, Bernadette

Bernadette

 
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