About this item
At a glance
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- Gently removes impurities
- Calm & refresh
- Dermatologist tested
- Cruelty free
- 100% sustainable carton
"I love using a warm washcloth with this cleanser to open my pores and gently clean my skin.”
Chamomile + Calendula Extracts: calm + refresh
How to use:
Massage me onto your face with wet fingertips (AM + PM), rinse well + pat dry for skin that's so fresh + so clean.
Use as directed. Avoid direct contact with eyes. If contact occurs, flush thoroughly with water.
Bottle: 100% post consumer recycled plastic
Packaging contains recycled content- our new sustainable cartons are environmentally-friendly, FSC-certified, and made from 100% recycled, PCW (pre/post-consumer waste) materials.
How To Recycle:
Remove the pump from the bottle.
Discard the pump.
Be sure to completely rinse out the product from the bottle before recycling.
Curious to learn more? Check out your local recycling center. For US only.
In a consumer study of 325 women, after 4 weeks of use:
92% agreed skin felt clean after use
88% agreed skin felt refreshed after use
90% agreed skin showed no signs of makeup after use
*When tested as part of a regimen
Allergens & Warnings:CAUTION USE AS DIRECTED. AVOID DIRECT CONTACT WITH EYES. IF CONTACT OCCURS, FLUSH THOROUGHLY WITH WATER.
Q: How well does it remove eye makeup?
A: This is a face cleanser not a makeup remover. For clean skin you should always remove your makeup and then wash it :-)submitted byCassidy W - 4 years ago
A: Seems to do a great job. Have not tried with waterproof mascara, though.submitted byXoxoxo - 5 years ago
Q: Will this cleanser work for combination and sensitive skin?
A: Hello Isol! The Honest Beauty Gentle Gel Cleanser with Chamomile + Calendula is designed for combination, mature, normal, dry, and oily. We hope this helps!submitted byTarget Beauty Consulting - 2 years agoBrand expert
Q: There is a lot of oil in this, will it clog pores or cause pimples for acne prone skin?
A: Hi Angie! Even though this cleanser may contain oils, not all oils cause breakouts. This cleanser helps to gently remove impurities. We hope this helps.submitted byThe Honest Company - 2 years agoBrand expert
Q: Is this cleanser gluten free?
A: Thank you for reaching out here, Roxyhive! Though we do not actively test for the presence of gluten in our Gentle Gel Cleanser, to the best of our knowledge, this product does not contain ingredients that could carry gluten or ingredients derived from sources that contain gluten. We hope this helps!submitted byHonest Product Expert - 2 years agoBrand expert
Q: Hello, would this cleanser be good to use for my 9 year old? or is there an age limit that is recommended for this product?
A: Great question! We do not have an age limit, and this product works well for so many. We do list all ingredients online, and we recommend going over the list with your child's doctor if you have any questions on what will work best for them. They will be able to provide valuable guidance!submitted byHonest Product Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: Is this Pregnancy safe?
A: Great question! Honest Beauty products are safe to use as directed during pregnancy and nursing. That said, we always suggest going over new products with your doctor. They know you best, and will be able to provide valuable guidance. We hope this helps!submitted byHonest Product Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: What scent does this cleanser have? I see lavender oil in the ingredient list, which isn't my favorite scent in larger amounts, but if it's subtle, I would definitely give it a try!
A: Thanks for reaching out! Our Gentle Gel Cleanser includes a botanical blend of chamomile and calendula to create a light, spa-like scent. This product does not have an overpowering scent of lavender. We hope this helps!submitted byHonest Product Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: Is this product recyclable?
A: Thanks for reaching out! Every city has its own unique recycling rules regarding what they will and won’t accept. We try to use recyclable materials for some of our packaging, but that doesn’t guarantee you’ll be able to recycle it where you live. Consult your local sanitation department to find out what’s acceptable in your city. We hope this helps!submitted byHonest Product Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: What is the ph level ?
A: Thank you for reaching out here! The Ph level of our Gentle Gel Cleanser is about 5.50. We hope this helps!submitted byHonest Product Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: Is this product vegan?
A: Great question! We strive to be transparent about our products and list all of the ingredients on our packaging and website. Our Gentle Gel Cleanser does not contain animal by-products, and is considered vegan. We hope this helps!submitted byHonest Product Expert - 4 years agoBrand expert