Origins

Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash 5 oz (148 ml)

$22.00$0.15 / ml

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Cleverly cleanses faces with dry and oily places.

When it comes to faces with dry and oily places, it takes a clever cleanser to balance the two.  This gentle, frothy face wash carefully does both jobs without canceling each other out.  Broad Leaf Kelp Extract discourages excess oil production, while Wheat Protein balances and protects dry prone zones.  And Tourmaline actually makes water wetter to more easily disperse dirt and sebum down the drain.  There's also aromatic Bergamot, Spearmint and Lavender to add pleasure to the process.  Skin feels comfortably refreshed after cleansing, never tight, pulled or parched.

Best for combination skin.

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Water (Aqua), Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Water (Lavender), Potassium Myristate, Glycerin, Potassium Behenate, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Potassium Palmitate, Potassium Lactate, Potassium Stearate, Anthemis Nobilis (Roman Chamomile) Flower Oil (Chamomile), Menta Viridis Leaf Oil (Spearmint), Pelargonium Graveolens Flower Oil (Geranium), Lavandula Hybrida (Lavender) Oil (Lavender), Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Flower Oil (Bergamot), Styrax Benzoin Gum, Linalool, PEG 3 Distearate, Tourmaline, Laminaria Sacchariana (Algae) Extract, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Cetearyl Alcohol, Polyquaternium 7, Butylene Glycol, Disodium EDTA, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone

Squeeze small amount into palm, add tepid water to lather. Swirl over skin, steering clear of eyes. Rinse thoroughly. Great for AM and PM cleansing.

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Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz
 
4.4

(based on 49 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (35)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Gentle (38)
  • Leaves clean feel (37)
  • Not greasy (34)
  • Smells great (34)
  • Balances skin (28)

Cons

  • Dries out skin (4)
  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (27)
  • Combination skin (24)
  • All skin types (19)
  • Sensitive skin (13)
  • Oily skin (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (32), Budget shopper (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

squeaky clean

First off I never tried anything from this line. But now that I have I deff will try more. This is such a good face wash. It makes your face feel so clean....Read complete review

First off I never tried anything from this line. But now that I have I deff will try more. This is such a good face wash. It makes your face feel so clean. Its a thick cream. It lathers very well. Its not runny even when your washing your face. It smells EXACTLY like toothpaste. I had two huge zits that were inflamed bc I was picking at them and this deflamed them. Amazing bc they were bad. This would deff be a good product for a teen bc its mild and evens out oily spots and dry spots.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Not impressed

I was really expecting this face wash to help my combination skin by removing the oil. But after using it for several weeks, I see no difference at all. It is a fine...Read complete review

I was really expecting this face wash to help my combination skin by removing the oil. But after using it for several weeks, I see no difference at all. It is a fine cleaner, very gentle and not irritating but for [$], I expect it to work better than its competitors that are significantly cheaper. Will not be buying again.

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2.0

Leaves a Strange Residue

By JustMe

from East Coast, US

describe yourself Budget Buyer

Pros

  • Smells Great

Cons

  • Dries Out Skin
  • Ineffective

Best Uses

    Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

    This face wash smells nice, but it didn't really work that well for me. It seemed to dry out my skin, and left a strange soapy residue - it was tough to rinse completely off. Not worth the money when compared with other face wash products. I won't be buying this again.

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    5.0

    Kapil is testing PR BTY WWW

    By tester

    from Bangalore

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    Staff Reviewer

    Pros

    • Balances Skin

    Cons

    • Bad Smell

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone Skin

    Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

    good to submit

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    5.0

    An old favoritw

    By pmary

    from Boston, MA

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    Pros

    • Balances Skin
    • Leaves Clean Feel

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types

      Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

      I used this years ago and loved it. As I've aged, I felt I needed something for slightly drier skin. I happened to be in an Origins store and bought the small travel size and gave it to my 21 year old son. He loved it, so I got the full size. It's really a good over-all cleanser.

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      5.0

      This is my cleansing staple

      By CK

      from San Francisco, CA

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      Pros

      • Balances Skin
      • Gentle
      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Moisturizing
      • Not Greasy
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • All Skin Types
        • Daily Use

        Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

        I alternate between using Checks and Balances, Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins Mega-Bright Skin illuminating cleanser and Origins face scrub -- but Checks and Balances is definitely my cleansing staple. I use it twice a day and usually with my Clarisonic in the mornings so I can really exfoliate and get into my pores. I night I'll also use my fingertips and it always creates a deep, thick lather and leaves my skin super clean and smelling great.

        You only need a little bit so the bottle usually lasts at least a month. I've found it works on any skin tone and several of my friend's who have borrowed it are now daily devotees, too!

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        3.0

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        By Kiran

        from CA

        Pros

        • Balances Skin
        • Gentle

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

            Product is nice.

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            5.0

            Love this

            By Julie

            from Lords Valley PA

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            Pros

            • Gentle
            • Improves Skin Texture
            • Leaves Clean Feel
            • Not Greasy
            • Smells Great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Combination Skin
              • Daily Use

              Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

              This product has a brief menthol -y smell, which is actually very nice. I love the way my face feels afterwards. I am 56 years old, and I still have problems with my skin, and so far these past two weeks, I see only improvement in appearance.

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              5.0

              Origins is great!

              By CiaoBella

              from NYC

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              Pros

              • Balances Skin
              • Gentle
              • Improves Skin Texture
              • Leaves Clean Feel
              • Not Greasy
              • Smells Great

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types

                Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

                I discovered Origins back in high school.. Now, I have a daughter in high school and have re-discovered these beautiful skin care products! She and I can rarely use the same products. But this wash is so lovely and universal, we are both enjoying it tremendously! It's minty and soft and frothy. Skin is clean and soft, never tight and dry or greasy or waxy. Love it!

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                5.0

                Great face wash!!!

                By Samplergal

                from Baltimore Md

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                Pros

                • Balances Skin
                • Gentle
                • Improves Skin Texture
                • Leaves Clean Feel
                • Moisturizing
                • Not Greasy
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Combination Skin
                  • Daily Use

                  Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

                  Great purchase! I have both my daughters using it now.

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                  5.0

                  Love It!

                  By Brittany

                  from New York, NY

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                  Pros

                  • Balances Skin
                  • Gentle
                  • Improves Skin Texture
                  • Leaves Clean Feel
                  • Moisturizing
                  • Not Greasy
                  • Smells Great

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • All Skin Types
                    • Sensitive Skin

                    Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

                    I love this! Whenever I have a breakout I reach for this wash. Not a bad deal for what it's worth!

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                    5.0

                    Yessiree!

                    By Downtowntiger

                    from Lubbock, TX

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                    Pros

                    • Balances Skin
                    • Gentle
                    • Improves Skin Texture
                    • Leaves Clean Feel
                    • Moisturizing
                    • Not Greasy
                    • Smells Great

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Combination Skin
                      • Daily Use
                      • Sensitive Skin

                      Comments about Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash, 5 oz:

                      This cleanser is mild and works well. Price is so reasonable. Love it!

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