Customer Reviews

Desert Essence, Gentle Nourishing Organic Cleanser, Dry & Sensitive Skin, 6.7 fl oz (195 ml)

Customer Ratings
5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Stars
Reviews English
Sort by

Items 1-5 of 99 total

« Previous | 1 2 3 4 5 | Next »

Drying and not what I was hoping for

22 people found the following review helpful

Posted by Reviewer2781703 on Jun 11, 2011

Purchased at iHerb

This says it's for sensitive skin and dry skin, but all this did was dry my skin out. Yes, it removed my makeup (including my eye makeup), but my skin felt really tight and was very dry after I used it. It says it's gentle, but I disagree. I tested the pH of this cleanser with some pH test strips, and the formula was alkaline, which is NOT what a facial cleanser should be! That harms the acid mantle of your skin, which is part of your skin's protection. I expected more from Desert Essence -- especially given all of the high ratings. I'll be returning this back to iHerb.

Was this review helpful to you?

Report abuse

Note: iHerb does not imply any medical claims from this review. Disclaimer.

Leaves my skin dry...

5 people found the following review helpful

Posted by TrueReviews on Nov 15, 2013

Purchased at iHerb

It is supposed to be for dry skin, but apparently not so. It has great natural ingredients, but it left my skin squeaky dry. The best cleanser I've tried so far for my dry skin is the Azelique, Age Refining Cleanser. Click on my username for more reviews! If you thought that this review was helpful please feel free to press the 'yes' button.

Was this review helpful to you?

Report abuse

Note: iHerb does not imply any medical claims from this review. Disclaimer.

Harsh, Burning Sensation

5 people found the following review helpful

Posted by Reviewer1283504 on Jan 27, 2012

Purchased at iHerb

I usually buy the Earth Science creamy cleanser, but decided to try this one. It was a mistake. My eyes began burning first and then I felt an uncomfortable sensation all over my face. I really dislike this cleanser for myself, and I don't feel my skin is seriously sensitive. If yours is---don't risk it.

Was this review helpful to you?

Report abuse

Note: iHerb does not imply any medical claims from this review. Disclaimer.

Drying & not for sensitive skin

3 people found the following review helpful

Posted by 5519270808374319820 on Jul 03, 2013

Purchased at iHerb

This product is anything but a dry & sensitive skin cleanser; it really dried my face and it also itched my skin as well. I can't believe that some reviewers are saying how great it is for dry & sensitive skin when it clearly isn't. Don't waste your money with this product!

Was this review helpful to you?

Report abuse

Note: iHerb does not imply any medical claims from this review. Disclaimer.

Desert Essence, Gentle Nourishing Organic

3 people found the following review helpful

Posted by Reviewer1782416 on Jan 25, 2011

Purchased at iHerb

This the best product ever made. This cleanser is the only ckeabser i can use with my sensitive skin, that doesnt break out my face and doesnt dry it out. Very inexpensive and I recomend it. Try it and you'll be hooked as well

Was this review helpful to you?

Report abuse

Note: iHerb does not imply any medical claims from this review. Disclaimer.

Items 1-5 of 99 total

« Previous | 1 2 3 4 5 | Next »

iHerbĀ® is a registered trademark of iHerb, Inc. Trusted Brands. Healthy Rewards. and the iHerb.com Trusted Brands. Healthy Rewards. Logo are trademarks of iHerb, Inc.


Disclaimer: Statements made, or products sold through this website, have not been evaluated by the United States Food and Drug Administration.
They are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Read more »


Eco Friendly Initiatives