If you’re looking for a multi-functional cleanser, you will love the Exfoliating Cleanser from Perfec-Tone in the May Box. Made with Aloe Vera and Green Tea, its botanical properties help to soothe redness, combat free radicals, and restore the skin’s pH balance. This gentle cleanser will cleanse and clarify your skin with other key ingredients like Lactic and Salicylic Acids. Thanks to Founder, Lila Pinder, a woman of color who created this gentle cleanser to help provide more skincare options for melanated skin. Find out more about how Perfec-Tone got its start and how this Exfoliating Cleanser will leave your skin with a gorgeous glow after just one use.
How did Perfec-Tone get its start?
Perfec-Tone found its start some 40+ years ago when Lila Pinder took note of the lack of representation and products of and for Black persons. Filled with the desire to correct the issue, Lila started her own company in 1980, Lila’s Skin Care, which featured products and treatments that were formulated specifically for melanin rich skin. In 2010, Lila’s son, Arron Pinder became the CEO of the company and rebranded Lila’s Skin Care into what we now know as Perfec-Tone. With this rebranding, Perfec-Tone now has a more modern touch and is accessible worldwide.
What inspired the Exfoliating Cleanser?
The Exfoliating Cleanser serves as the foundation of skin restoration at PT. It was designed to treat acne, black and whiteheads, clear away bacteria and unclog pores, all while providing a gentle exfoliation and helping to balance the skin’s pH.
What are the key ingredients in the Exfoliating Cleanser?
- Green Tea
- Aloe Vera
- Biodegradable Jojoba Beads
- Salicylic Acid
- Tocopherol (Vitamin E)
- Panthenol (Vitamin B5)
- Lactic Acid
What are the benefits of these ingredients?
- Green Tea and Aloe Vera soothe the skin as well as restore the skin’s pH balance.
- Jojoba Beads gently exfoliate the skin.
- Salicylic and Latic Acid combat acne by removing bacteria and unclogging pores, reducing the appearance of blackheads and whiteheads, and calming inflammation and redness which evens the skin tone.
- Tocopherol, which is an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent, strengthens, moisturizes, soothes, and heals the skin.
- Panthenol is another anti-inflammatory agent that improves the skin’s elasticity creating softer, smoother, and healthier looking skin.
Is the Exfoliating Cleanser for all skin types?
Yes, the Exfoliating Cleanser is for all skin types.
How often can the Exfoliating Cleanser be used?
It is recommended that this product be used twice a day, in the morning and evening skin routines.
What can people expect after using the Exfoliating Cleanser?
After using the Exfoliating Cleanser, persons can expect smoother, softer, and healthier skin.
How important is it to exfoliate?
Exfoliating is an extremely important step in any skin care regimen because it removes dead skin cells which allows for softer and smoother skin. It is also important because it allows other products in the skin regimen to penetrate into the skin.
What other products from your brand can you suggest to compliment the Exfoliating Cleanser?
The Exfoliating Cleanser works well with all the products that Perfec-Tone offers. However, the Exfoliating Cleanser can be paired with the Clarifying Gel for a deeper cleanse.