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Liquid Cleansers

  • Generally mild and less irritating
  • Often contains glycerin, cetyl alcohol or propylene glycol
  • Not considered soap, as they have no fatty acids or alkalis
  • Have a pH similar to normal skin
  • Rinse off well, decreasing potential for skin reactions
  • May contain anionic, non-ionic or silicone surfactants
  • May leave a fine moisturizing film on the skin
  • Effective in removing cosmetics