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7 Best Face Washes For Glowing Skin

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7 Best Face Washes For Glowing Skin

A potent face wash is indispensable to a healthy, unerring skincare regimen. The formulation thoroughly cleanses the skin by dislodging dirt, grime and excess oil from the skin’s surface. Without drying the face or making it uncomfortably tight— a face wash suitable for one’s skin type, sloughs off the dead cells sitting atop the dermis to reveal a brighter, even surface beneath.

If you too, want to reap the above benefits (and more) of this humble and criminally overlooked skincare staple, scroll further for our list of top seven face washes on Nykaa. These best-sellers are formulated to enhance the skin’s latent radiance using a mix of actives and natural ingredients.

1. Dot & Key Vitamin C Super Bright Foaming Face Wash For Glowing Skin, Oily & Dry Skin, Sulphate Free

Rating: 4.5
Price: INR 295
What We Love:
Vitamin B5 For Bolstering Skin Health, Lathers Beautifully

The foaming face wash by Dot & Key is infused with three variants of vitamin C to help exfoliate, dwindle hyper-pigmentation and fight oxidative stress induced by environmental aggressors. The MVP of the blend is Kakadu Plum (an abundant source of Vitamin C) —when teamed with ethyl ascorbic acid and sodium ascorbyl phosphate, dwindles hyperpigmentation while amplifying the skin's natural radiance. This formulation is power-packed with blood orange and papaya extracts that help reduce oxidative damage and exterminate the dead cells on the dermis. Irrespective of your skin type, you can seamlessly weave this sulphate-free offering into your AM/PM regimen.

2. Minimalist 7% ALA & AHA Brightening Face Wash With Vitamin B5 & Glycolic acid For Glowing Skin

Rating: 4.4
Price: INR 399
What We Love: Bataine For Alleviating Inflamed Or Irritated Skin

If your skin has been looking dull and beat recently, we recommend weaving an exfoliant into your skincare routine. This ingredient sloughs off the dead cells atop the dermis to unveil a clean, bright surface. Additionally, by expediting the cell turnover process, a potent exfoliant promotes happy and healthy skin. To help your skin attain this feat, we are bringing you one of the bestsellers from the sought-after brand Minimalist. Infused with glycolic acid, this face wash administers a luminous radiance for the skin while purging the pores of grime. The face wash that lathers with only a pea-sized amount also boasts alpha lipoic acid, an agent for boosting the production of Vitamin C and E.

3. Nykaa Naturals Saffron & Honey Face Wash for Glowing Skin

Rating: 4.4
Price: INR 139
What We Love: Antibacterial And Anti-Inflammatory Properties

This holy grail of skincare leverages the power of kitchen ingredients like honey and saffron to bestow you with an unparalleled glow while expertly removing the deep seated impurities from the skin. The ayurvedic half of this Nykaa Naturals blend, kesar, serves as a mild exfoliant and removes the accumulation of dead mass sitting on the skin. Also, in the formulation is honey, which shows mild hydrophilic properties, and keeps the skin soft and supple. The meticulous formulation doesn’t interfere with the dermis’ natural pH (thanks to an all natural ingredient glossary).

4. Biotique Bio Papaya Visibly Flawless Face Wash For All Skin Types

Rating: 4.4
Price: INR 270
What We Love: The Presence Of Neem Which Administers Intense Moisturisation

The Biotique Bio Papaya face wash doubles as a gentle exfoliant for the skin! The formulation harnesses the power of papaya juice to dissolve impurities, unclog pores and grant you a bright, even complexion in 3 days! This paraben-devoid product is dermatologically tested and deemed fit for all skin types. Also in the mix of ingredients is turmeric, a humble yet mighty home remedy for improving skin complexion while dwindling episodes of dark spots and blemishes. One of the best face washes for glowing skin, you can grab this product from Nykaa at only INR 270!

5. The Derma Co. 2% Cica-glow Face Wash With Tranexamic Acid & Licorice Extract For Glowing Skin

Rating: 4.4
Price: INR 349
What We Love: Designed By Dermatologist And Safe For All Skin Types

The coveted brand, The Derma Co. 's 2% Cica-glow cleanser, is revolutionary. It is a gel based formula, suspended with Vitamin E beads that adroitly remove dirt and impurities from the skin. Never abrasive on the skin, the trifecta of cica, tranexamic acid and licorice dictates an even, clear and glowy complexion. This non-greasy, fragrance-free concoct gives the skin an instant boost of freshness and hydration. A must-have for you vanity if you fancy an impeccable glow that never ceases!

6. The Face Shop Rice Water Bright Foaming Cleanser

Rating: 4.5
Price: INR 849
What We Love: The Exquisitely Creamy Texture That Helps Wash Away Worries And Grime!

This divinely textured face wash from The Face Shop will help optimise your skin’s health. The formula has been whipped to perfection and carries a harmony of good-for-your skin in the form of vitamins and antioxidants. The star of the blend, rice water, is a competent exfoliant hat gently sheds the dead cells on the top of the dermis —revealing a glowing surface in the process. This miraculous ingredient, popularised by the K-beauty phenomenon, dwindles episodes of hyperpigmentation with use over time. Grab this Nykaa Femina Awards Winner from Nykaa, RN for a skin transformation.

7. Cetaphil Bright Healthy Radiance Reveal Creamy Cleanser

Rating: 4.4
Price: INR 700
What We Love: Humble Yet Meticulous Formula

This no fuss, no frills offering from the leading skincare brand, Cetaphil, bears conspicuous results in just four weeks. True to its name, the Bright Healthy Radiance Reveal Creamy Cleanser grants the consumer a soft glow — a claim verified by a staggering 86% of the user base. This hypoallergenic, fragrance-free face wash carries sea daffodil, an extract that evens skin tone while removing spots and blemishes from the surface. The meticulous brew by the number 1 dermatologist-recommended brand also boasts Niacinamide. A form of vitamin B3, Niacinamide helps lighten spots and splotches amongst other concerns.

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