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CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser Review

Facial cleansers are often overlooked when it comes to skincare routines so for this CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser review, we take a closer look to see what makes this facial cleanser such a popular choice.

Does CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser really make a noticeable difference to the skin and how is this cleanser different from the rest?

Well, let’s see what ingredients are used in this facial cleanser.

CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser Product

What skincare ingredients are used in CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser?

Keeping the skin barrier healthy is a priority in any skincare routine and it’s clear that CeraVe understands just how important this really is.

Perhaps, this is the reason CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser contains effective skincare ingredients that protects the skin barrier such as:

If these skincare ingredients look familiar, it’s because they’re commonly found in moisturizers!

CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser’s unique formulation helps reduce the classic “skin tightening” sensation and flaking by supplying the skin’s moisture barrier with nutrients needed to lock in moisture.

But how non-drying really is this facial cleanser?

CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser Texture
CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser slightly thick texture.

For this review, we use a very simple skincare routine to measure how CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser affects the skin’s oil percentage:

  • PM Skincare Routine
    • Measure skin using a skin oil analyzer.
    • Wash with warm water and CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser.
    • Remeasure.
    • Moisturize using The Ordinary Natural Moisturizing Factor + HA.

Will these before and after measurements show the true benefit of using this CeraVe cleanser?

Let’s find out!


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CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser Skincare Product Review

It’s important to remember that cleansers are the foundation to any skincare routines.

Not only do they help wash away the daily build-up of dirt, bacteria and oils, it also prepares the skin for your skincare products!

So, does CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser really help minimize skin drying?

CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser Non-Comedogenic Fragrance Free and Non-Drying

After reviewing this cleanser for a few weeks, we found that on average:

CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser decreases the skin’s oil percentage by 1.19%!

This result is absolutely incredible and shows just how serious CeraVe is about the skin’s moisture barrier.

But what is it actually like to use CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser on a daily basis?

Well, here’s a few things we noticed during our review that might help you decide if this skincare product is right for your own skincare routine:

Does CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser have any fragrance?

There is no added fragrance to this cleanser, which makes this a great choice for those with sensitive skin.

However, there is a slightly neutral scent that isn’t sharp or overwhelming.

Does the cleanser come out of the bottle as a foam?

No, the cleanser comes out as a clear, thick gel and foams as you rub your hands together.

The foam is lightweight and applies easily!

CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser Label Closeup

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    • This post is not sponsored and the featured skincare product was purchased using our own funds.
    • Skincare Weeklies is an Amazon Associate and earn commissions from qualifying purchases when you use the Amazon links.
    • These are our results and yours may differ when using this cleanser. Remember, skincare products can affect every skin differently!
    • We hope you can use these results to make informed decisions when putting together your own skincare routine.
    • This is not medical advice. If you have any questions, please ask your dermatologist.


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