The Inkey List Salicylic Acid Acne + Pore Cleanser

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Specially formulated for acne blemishes, combination and oily-prone skin, our bestselling Salicylic Acid Cleanser is your ultimate skin-clearing facial cleanser that visibly reduces acne blemishes and blackheads for a clearer-looking complexion.​ ​

Gentle enough for daily use, the non-drying, exfoliating gel cleanser helps to unclog pores and remove dirt, impurities, and excess oil leaving skin feeling deeply clean and clarified.​ ​

The hero ingredient Salicylic Acid (BHA) helps support the skin's natural exfoliation process to help clear clogged pores leaving them looking less noticeable. The addition of Zinc compound minimizes excess oils on the skin’s surface while allantoin helps to soothe and comfort acne-prone skin.​

Suitable for:

  • Oily Skin
  • Combination Skin
  • Normal Skin



  • Breakouts & Blemishes
  • Excess Oil
  • Blackheads
  • Proud to be:

    Carbon Net-Zero


    Cruelty Free




  • Gluten Free
  • Fragrance Free
  • How To Use

    • Can be used in your AM & PM skincare routine.
    • Gently massage a small raspberry-sized amount of Salicylic Acid Cleanser onto dampened face and neck for at least 60 seconds. Add a splash of warm water to emulsify and continue to work into skin then rinse thoroughly.
    • Follow with our hero hydrator Hyaluronic Acid Serum as your first step after cleansing, then apply preferred treatments & moisturizer. 
    • Apply SPF as the last step in your AM skincare routine.
    • INKEY Tip;
      • Not just for your face! You can use Salicylic Acid Cleanser on other blemish-prone areas, including the back and chest area.
      • If you have troublesome, persistent acne or irritated spots, we recommend trying our Acne Solution with 5% Benzoyl Peroxide.
      • For the ultimate cleanse, use with our Reusable Cotton Pads and gently begin to sweep in circular motions. For stubborn eye makeup, hold a damp Reusable Cotton Pad with cleanser on the eyes or eyelashes for an extra 5-10 seconds before wiping away.