Cleansing the skin is a crucial step in the skincare process and quite frankly, it’s one of the most important steps. We’ve been through it all-year-long trying out cleansers that fit the needs of all skin types and that would do the job! Fact of the matter is there is no skincare lineup without a bomb cleanser and through much trial and error, we found our favorite, must-have cleansers of the year that is guaranteed to leave your skin glowing, healthy, and moisturized.


Akura Wellness Gentle Balance Cleanser, $22

You know we cannot get enough of Akura Wellness’ Gentle Balance Cleanser. We’ve raved about it all 2019 and here’s why! It’s gentle on the skin and leaves it ultra-smooth for hours. In addition to that, it removes all traces of makeup plus dirt and grime from the skin. After every use, it creates a clean yet hydrated canvas.

photo obtained from Nordstrom

Youth to the People Kale + Green Tea Spinach Vitamins Cleanser, $36

As you can imagine from the name, it’s like giving your skin that healthy diet! This cleanser is formulated with kale, green tea, spinach, and vitamins C,E, and K. The perfect concotion to brighten up the skin and give it that dewy appearance.

photo obtained from drunk elephant

Drunk Elephant Beste No. 9 Jelly Cleanser, $32

This cleanser from Drunk Elephant has been a true hit this year! Like all of their products, its become a fan-favorite and for all the right reasons. It contains aloe vera and glycerin which both do the dirty work for you in order to get that face squeaky clean! Our favorite part about it is that it has marula oil and cantaloupe extract to keep that skin glowing for days!

photo obtained from cetaphil

Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser, $14

If you’re looking for an affordable cleanser, be sure to pick this one up from the drugstore on your next run. It’s been our go-to cleanser for years and for me personally, I fell in love with it again this year. It first came into existence in 1947! Can you believe that?! It is so gentle on the skin and is formulated like lotion.

photo obtained from Tatcha

Tatcha The Deep Cleanse, $38

Would it be a skincare feature if we didn’t include Tatcha? Everyone has been raving about Tatcha all-year-long and its clear to see why. This cleanser is gel-based and contains little Japanese luffa fruit fibers. It cleanses the skin while exfoliating to give you that spa-like experience in your very own home!