Moisture Protecting Cleanser

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Moisture Protecting Cleanser is a unique gel-to-milk formula for dry, damaged and sensitive skin types to give the most gentle cleansing experience.

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"Some people dread washing their faces at night instead of just falling into bed, but I actually look forward to it with this magic in a bottle."
The Cut
"One of the most barrier-respecting formulas available, it calls on glycerin, allantoin, and aloe vera to ensure that its thorough, makeup-erasing cleanse it never irritates or dehydrates even dry, sensitive skin."


  • Moisture Protecting Cleanser is a luxurious and silky gel-to-milk formula to gently remove makeup and impurities while leaving the skin’s moisture barrier perfectly intact. Delivering a barely-there froth when activated with water, dry skin types will feel comfortably clean without experiencing tightness or irritation associated with many gel cleansers. This sulfate-free cleanser is truly revolutionary and is a must for all dry, sensitive or aging skin types. The result? Beautifully clean, calm and dewy-looking skin.

    Size: 6 fl oz

    Is this cleanser right for you?

    Take our Skin Type Quiz to learn which products are recommended for your skin.

    NOTE: The results of the quiz recommend this product for specific skin types; however, these recommendations are meant to serve as a guide, not as rules. If this product sounds right for you, we encourage you to try it!

    See all Renée Rouleau cleansers.

    Other Uses

    • Legs - use as a gentle shave gel.

    Formulated WITHOUT

    • Parabens
    • Phthalates
    • Synthetic Fragrances
    • Synthetic Dyes
    • Gluten
    • Sulfates

    Never tested on animals. 

  • Feel / Smell / Look

  • This cleanser is clear and feels silky and smooth when applied. It smells fresh with a light natural cucumber and melon scent.

  • Ingredients

  • Key Ingredients

    Water, Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Allantoin, Glycerin, Polysorbate 20, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Extract, Santalum Album (Sandalwood) Extract, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Fruit Extract, Cucumis Melo Cantalupensis Fruit Extract, Butter Extract, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Seed Extract, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Extract, Ananas Sativus (Pineapple) Fruit Extract, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Fruit Extract, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Fruit Extract, Passiflora Incarnata Fruit Extract, Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Fruit Extract, Coffea Arabica (Coffee) Seed Extract, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Rose Extract, Cananga Odorata Flower Extract, Sodium Benzoate, Citric Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Disodium EDTA, Sodium Hydroxide. To learn more about choosing a product based on its ingredients, read this post.

  • How To Use

  • To effectively use Moisture Protecting Cleanser to clean dry, sensitive and delicate skin, apply a small amount to damp skin. Rub in circular motions for 30 seconds and rinse well with lukewarm water. Pat skin dry and immediately follow with an alcohol-free toner, serum and moisturizer for your skin type.

  • FAQs

  • Can I use this product if I'm pregnant?

    Yes. There are no ingredients in this product deemed unsafe to use during pregnancy.

    Where can I buy this product?

    Our products are sold exclusively at

    Is this product tested on animals?


    What is the pH level of this product?

     The pH level of Moisture Protecting Cleanser is 3.4.

    Where are your products made?

    Our products are manufactured in the U.S. and Canada.  

    I took your Skin Type Quiz and was wondering if I can use products that weren't specified for my skin type?

    Yes. While the skin type product recommendations are carefully selected for the needs of a specific type of skin to give the best results, many people will modify their routine with other products as needed.  

    I have questions about my skin, where can I get help?

    Email us and we would be happy to provide expert advice!