The Best Exfoliators for Sensitive Skin

The Best Exfoliators for Sensitive Skin
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Just because your skin is sensitive doesn't mean you can't exfoliate. In fact, dead cells on your skin's surface can cause problems of their own — like clogged pores and breakouts — and can even prevent moisturizer from absorbing properly. Prevent dry, blotchy skin with these gentle exfoliators that leave your complexion radiant.

Restorsea Recharging Facial Mist ($100,

Unlike other exfoliators that require scrubbing and cleansing, this spray-on mist doesn't need to be rinsed. Its active ingredient is an enzyme collected during the Norwegian baby salmon's hatching process, which not only digests dead skin cells, but also works in a manner similar to glycolic acid to increase collagen production — without irritation. 

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Jurlique Fruit Enzyme Exfoliator ($45,

No need to scrub with this enzyme exfoliator that starts working with a light massage on the face to remove dead skin cells. 

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G.M. Collin Active Exfoliant Powder ($39,

Instead of a scrub, use this powder that transforms into a soft mousse when mixed with water. Not only does it remove dead skin, but we're obsessed with how bright it made our skin all day. 

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Neutrogena Deep Clean Gentle Scrub Oil-Free ($5,

Great for sensitive and oily skin, this scrub contains gentle micro-beads that are soft on the skin and won't leave skin red after use. 

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Fresh Sugar Face Polish ($55,

This combo of brown sugar and vitamin C-rich strawberry seeds buffs away dull skin. We love using it at night because the result is glowy, hydrated skin in the morning.  

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