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At the end of the day, nothing feels more relaxing than indulging in a luxurious skincare routine that leaves us feeling soft, clean, and moisturized. But instead of opting for face washes that are full of parabens, phthalates, or fragrances, we can go for a natural face cleanser or organic face wash that leaves us with great results without the harmful chemicals and irritants.

We’ve found a few natural and organic face washes that will leave you feeling refreshed, relaxed, and ready for whatever comes your way. (Many of them are MADE SAFE Certified, a nonprofit certification that ensures products are nontoxic and safe for all topical uses.) Browse our list to find the best natural face wash or best organic face wash for you: your skin will thank you!

Top your skincare routine off with one of our favorite organic moisturizers for rejuvenated skin. ✨

1. True Botanicals

Our Pick | Nourishing Cleanser ($48)
Natural Ingredients | Green & white tea, aloe vera, green tea seed oil
Ethics | Natural & organic ingredients, vegan, cruelty-free, non-GMO, MADE SAFE Certified

Clean, don’t strip: that’s the ethos of True Botanicals’ Nourishing Cleanser and we can vouch for it. Get rid of dead skin without feeling dried out, with this mixture of green & white tea, aloe vera, and oils that are natural, organic, and MADE SAFE Certified. It helps that this has an alluring scent too, making it the most cherished part of our skincare routine.

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2. 100% PURE

Our Pick | Fermented Rice Water Cleanser ($34)
Natural Ingredients | Licorice, sake, pineapple, papaya, white mulberry
Ethics | Natural & organic ingredients, eco-friendly, vegetarian

Looking for a brightening and exfoliating cleanser that doesn’t strip or dehydrate your skin? You’ve met your match with 100% PURE’s Fermented Rice Water Cleanser. Full of enzyme-rich sake that brightens while it softens your skin, this cleanser washes away impurities with ease. Plus, it’s friendly to normal, oily, dry, and combination skin types!

3. Indie Lee

Our Pick | Cleansing Balm ($42)
Natural Ingredients | Kakadu, Burdekin, and Illawara Plums, Acerola Fruit, Abyssinian and Meadowfoam Seed oil
Ethics | Non-GMO, cruelty-free, free from phthalates, parabens, and synthetic fragrances

A face wash that melts away makeup while nourishing your skin, Indie Lee’s cleansing balm leaves our skin feeling soft, supple, and makeup-free. We love that the brand’s clean commitment ensures all of its skincare products are formulated without 1,300+ harmful chemicals (yes, 1,300+!), so we can feel confident knowing we’re putting only the safest and most effective ingredients on our skin. Best yet, this balm is packaged in an aluminum tube to protect the Vitamin C from oxidizing—it looks fancy on our vanity, and it’s easy to recycle once empty!

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4. cocokind

Our Pick | Organic facial cleansing oil ($15)
Natural Ingredients | Organic avocado oil, organic tea tree oil
Ethics | USDA organic, non-GMO, cruelty-free, recyclable packaging, gives back

This organic facial cleansing oil from TGT fave cocokind is just what you need if you’re looking for a gentle way to remove makeup and wash your face in one go without drying out your skin. This soothing cleansing oil removes makeup, dirt, and other impurities without disturbing your skin’s pH with harmful stripping ingredients. When you’re done, simply rinse the bottle and peel off the labels before tossing into the recycling bin!

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5. Herbivore Botanicals

Our Pick | Pink Clay Cleansing Bar Soap ($14)
Natural Ingredients | Coconut oil, olive oil, sustainable palm oil, vitamin E, white & pink clay
Ethics | Natural & organic ingredients, vegan, cruelty-free, paraben- and fragrance-free, MADE SAFE Certified

In the natural beauty industry, Herbivore is beloved by many—and its Pink Clay Cleansing Bar Soap is no exception. Made lovingly by hand, each bar includes French pink clay and coconut and olive oils to improve tone and texture. Users rave about its rich lather, intoxicating scent, and multiple uses for face or body. Most of all, their skin is left feeling soft, supple, and moisturized—without any dryness.

Also Available at:
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Our Pick | Ocean Cleanser ($48)
Natural Ingredients | Algae extract, jojoba oil, vitamin E, jasmine and juniper fruit oil
Ethics | Natural & organic ingredients, vegan, gluten-free, eco-friendly

Fans of gel cleansers: the OSEA Ocean Cleanser is for you! Made with algae extract, sesame & jojoba seed oils, and vitamin E, you’ll feel better than ever with this cleanser that cleans without any foam. Customers notice a real difference even in just a week’s time, and if that’s not results-oriented, we’re not sure what is. Both your skin and your senses will feel energized.

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7. One Love Organics

Our Pick | Botanical B Enzyme Cleansing Oil ($42)
Natural Ingredients | Sunflower seed oil, papaya seed oil, pumpkin seed oil
Ethics | Natural & organic ingredients, cruelty-free, eco-friendly, made in the USA, fragrance- and paraben-free

Knock off extra steps in your skincare routine with One Love Organics’ Botanical B Enzyme Cleansing Oil. It uses vitamin B enzymes and a three-oil blend to effortlessly remove makeup and deeply clean your skin. While it works for any skin type, it was made with dry, dehydrated, and sensitive skin in mind, so you’ll see results no matter what skin issues you battle.

Also Available at:
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8. Pai

Our Pick | Middlemist Seven ($59)
Natural Ingredients | Camellia oil, rose oil, shea butter, vitamin E
Ethics | Certified organic & sustainably grown ingredients, cruelty-free, vegan

A gentle cream cleanser, the Middlemist Seven from Pai is perfect for sensitive skin. It removes makeup without stripping the face of its protective oils and pH balance, and its two premiere ingredients pack a punch, too: camellia is rich in Omega 6 and antioxidants while rose helps soothe and improve irritated and dull skin.

Also Available At:
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9. Ursa Major

Our Pick | Fantastic Face Wash ($32)
Natural Ingredients | Aloe, lemon, white tea, sugarcane, rice seed, coconut-derived surfactants
Ethics | Vegan, cruelty-free, synthetic fragrance- and paraben-free, made in the USA, 100 percent PCR plastic bottle

The Fantastic Face Wash from Ursa Major does it all. Good for normal, combination, and oily skin, the foaming gel cleanser removes grime, hydrates, and soothes. It brightens too, thanks to its hit of AHA exfoliation, and won’t strip your skin of moisture or alter its pH balance. Free from sulfates and synthetic fragrances, the cleanser’s aroma smells of cedar, lime, and spearmint. 

Also Available At:
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10. Tata Harper

Our Pick | Regenerating Cleanser ($88)
Natural Ingredients | Pomegranate enzymes, sunflower seed oil, white clay, arnica extract, alfalfa extract
Ethics | Natural and organic, nontoxic, cruelty-free, ECOCERT Certified, AVA Certified

If you’re looking for an exfoliator that’s gentle enough to use every day, Tata Harper’s Regenerating Cleanser is it. Best for dull, uneven, or congested skin, it’s equipped with 16 high-performance botanical ingredients, including olive oil and calendula extract. Apricot microspheres provide exfoliation while BHA from white willow bark gives you a glow. Plus, all of Tata Harper’s products are 100 percent free from GMOs, toxins, fillers, artificial colors and fragrances, and synthetic chemicals. 

Also Available At:
The Detox Market

Featured image includes model Norrine Maupin wearing shirts by Reformation and Comme Des Garcons (vintage); jewelry by Apse; towel by Dusen Dusen