Gentle Cleansing Gel
A hydrating, oil-free and soap-free milky gel to gently cleanse without stripping or disrupting the skin's delicate acid mantel. (pH approx. 5.5)
With congestion-prone and sensitive skin, harsh cleansers and over-exfoliation can cause long-term damage to the skin. Focusing on supporting your skin's inflammatory response will help reduce breakouts and prevent scarring when eruptions do occur.
Soothing, fresh-distilled hydrosols of chamomile and cold-processed aloe calm redness while mild astringents of green tea hydrosol work to strengthen pores but do not inhibit natural, healthy oil production.
Clarifying whole-plant extracts of meadowsweet, licorice, and willow bark elevate the blend to target active congestion within the sebaceous glands and reduce reactivity to provide comfort.
Collectively, a botanical-focused cleansing formula to maintain a clear, fresh, and hydrated complexion. Suitable for all skin types.
Slight formula adjustment as of July 2023, see the Ingredients section for details. The notable change is to replace a now discontinued ingredient from our supplier: sodium lauroyl oat amino acids with coco-glucoside (non-GMO, sugar derived, bio-degradable, and suitable for ultra-sensitive skin).
Thoroughly massage a quarter size of the product on wet skin paying attention to congested areas. The product rinses clean but some may find improved results when used with a washcloth to wipe away excess water-resistant makeup.
Complete the Routine
Developed to be used with an Elixir to enhance the cleansing experience and support better absorption of facial oils and serums. To use, saturate a cotton pad and sweep the skin.
87% Regionally Sourced
aloe barbadensis juice*^, camellia sinensis (green tea) hydrosol*^, anthemis nobilis (roman chamomile) flower hydrosol*^, matricaria recutita (german chamomile) flower hydrosol*^, sodium cocoyl apple amino acids, coco-glucoside, vegetable glycerin (sunflower derived)^*, glycyrrhiza glabra (licorice) root extract^*, spiraea ulmaria (meadowsweet) flower/leaf extract*^, salix nigra (willow) bark extract*^, lactobacillus ferment and xanthan gum
*organic | ^regionally sourced
|To foster higher standards of stewardship among the land & people we practice bioregional sourcing. Most ingredients are grown throughout the Pacific West and including our own micro-garden in Oregon.|
6-month freshness guarantee, refer to best by date on the packaging
If you are pregnant or nursing, consult with your doctor before using herbs. Always do a patch test on your skin before applying it to a large surface. For informational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
INTENTION WITH EVERY STEP
At Live Botanical we are devoted to using the most vibrant, regionally grown and ethically sourced ingredients to encourage a deep connection to the natural world that can be felt with every use.
BIOREGIONAL ROOTED FORMULATIONS
Using plant-based skincare is a journey in building relationships and reconnecting with all things. It is about falling in love with how the plants, people and land are cared for each step of the way.
Gentle Cleansing Gel