Soothing Cleansing Gel
Soothing Cleansing Gel
Soothing Cleansing Gel
Soothing Cleansing Gel
Soothing Cleansing Gel
Soothing Cleansing Gel
Soothing Cleansing Gel
Soothing Cleansing Gel
Hydrating Serum

"This feels like the missing step for my routine. My face clear up more and feel more unclogged with this added to remove my daily sunscreen. Highly recommend" - K.X

Soothing Cleansing Gel

Removes makeup without disturbing skin balance

A triple-action cleansing gel that removes waterproof makeup and grime without disturbing the balance of your skin, hydrates and strengthens skin barrier and relieves redness.

Gentle yet thorough cleansing leaving your skin feeling fresh and clean without any greasy after feel. Suitable for all skin types.

An accidental discovery during R&D, leading to our Plan B. Soothing Cleansing Gel became our key in helping acne fighters who breakout due to skin sensitivity. Scroll down for the full development story.

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Soothing Cleansing Gel


Removes makeup without disturbing skin balance

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Soothes & Relieves Redness

Removes Makeup thoroughly and reduces sensitivity


Key Active Ingredients

Turmeric Extract

Relieves redness and sensitivity
Strengthens skin barrier
Encapsulated in omega-3 capsule for better absorption

French Pine Bark Extract

Improves hydration & elasticity of skin
Strengthens skin barrier
Encapsulated in omega-3 capsule for better absorption

Olive-derived Moisturising Agent

Protects skin from possible irritation from surfactants.
Soothes and soften skin while increasing the moisture levels in the skin.

Saccharide Isomerate

Long-lasting hydration for up to 72 hours as it cannot be washed away once absorbed. Helps to relieve sensitive skin too.

How Soothing Cleansing Gel Was Developed

We call this the story of Irene. The first challenge was to find a surfactant that has good makeup removing power but yet doesn’t trigger increased sebum / oil production on our founder, Jasmine’s skin.

After many rounds of trial, Jasmine finally found a suitable surfactant. She then added plant extracts for anti-inflammatory and hydration benefits. This is version 7 (v7) of the soothing cleansing gel.

Jasmine sent out v7 to fellow acne fighters and Irene was one of them. Her skin barrier had been severely compromised after using harsh skincare.

Within 3 days of using v7, Irene feedback that her skin cleared up and could stay matte much longer. We did a v8 with a slight reduction in extracts concentration and got everyone to test again. Every other tester, including Jasmine, was cool with v8 except Irene. Irene’s face started oiling up again and pimples returned.

From Irene’s case, Jasmine learnt that acne could be caused by skin sensitivity and decided to launch v7 of Soothing Cleansing Gel in the hopes of helping others who has sensitive skin like Irene to solve their acne problem.

How To Use

For daily cleansing, massage over wet face and rinse thoroughly with water. Avoid direct contact with eyes.

For makeup removal, massage over wet face and wipe off gel and grime with damp cotton pad. Repeat until cotton pad stays clean.

Refreshing & Non-greasy After Feel

Bottle Design

Clean & Hygienic

Clear Skin Routine for Sensitive Skin

Less is more. This is our suggested Plan B routine for those who have failed Plan A.

Customise the Right Amount of
Water & Oil Your Skin Needs

Mix and match to give your skin the moisture it needs. Because only you know best.

Combination 1


Hydrating Serum adds and holds water in your skin while Barrier Booster Moisturiser adds a little oil into your skin. Layer on or mix Barrier Booster Moisturiser into Hydrating Serum to adjust the right amount of oil your skin needs.

Combination 2


Layer on Balancing Facial Oil after Hydrating Serum and Barrier Booster
Moisturiser if your skin is drier. Or add
a drop or two and mix with Barrier Booster Moisturiser for just a little bit more oil.

Try Our Curated Routines

The basics you need to get you started on achieving clear and smooth skin. Try it today!


Essentials Starter Kit

Try our signature half-face test to identify your suitable spot treatment. See improvements in 7 days or your money back!

Complete Starter Kit

Our complete solution that addresses the root cause of acne, moisturizes your skin & starts you with the right routine for clearer skin.




Read about the success stories of fellow acne fighters & Skinlycious users.

“No more pimples
Pimples are gone and I have smooth skin now 🙂 The Anti-Acne Solution (Now known as Glow Exfoliant) works very well. Spots flatten the next day. I’m so glad to have found Skinlycious!”

Cystic Acne Cleared
I struggled with cystic acne for many years. When I stopped my prescription medications, my acne always come back with a vengeance. When I chanced upon Jasmine’s story, it felt like she was telling my story. I decided to try the mini kit and never looked back. My acne is now gone and skin is clear. It’s been a year and my acne has not returned with continued usage of Skinlycious.

“Acne finally went away and never came back!”
My big acne got smaller the next day! My skin is soft, smooth and not dry. I have always had acne growing up, but cystic acne became very serious 5 years ago. Finally Ihad clear skin when I was 40 years old! and it never came back.

“I Gained Back my Confidence After 8 Years of Self-Consciousness”
The Skinlycious Clear Skin Essentials Kit helped me get rid of the acne that I have been struggling with for 8 years. My favorite is the Glow Exfoliant because it penetrates into my skin and removes all the dirt in the pores to help remove redness and acne scars. My acne was completely cleared after 3 months of use!

Complete Routines for All Ages, Genders
& Types of Acne-Prone Skin

Select your age group to see your recommended skincare routine

The Skinlycious Difference

Experience + Science-Based Skincare

22 reviews for Soothing Cleansing Gel

  1. Yanglinxi (verified owner)

    Repeat purchase! Great, fuss free products that are effective in helping acne prone skin! Thank you for still giving me the minis even though I missed the promo slightly!

  2. Yeeling (verified owner)

    Skin does not feel tight after washing. Suitable for sensitive acne skin.

  3. K.X. (verified owner)

    This feels like the missing step for my routine. My face clear up more and feel more unclogged with this added to remove my daily sunscreen. Highly recommend .

  4. Lynette Ang (verified owner)

    Bought this for my mum and she has fallen in love with it. My mum was having red and itchy rashes at her forehead area for more than a month. She tried various creams and non work. Read that this Cleanser has got anti-inflammatory and hydration benefits and it really works. Rashes gone 😀

  5. Jeanne (verified owner)

    Loyal supporter 🙂 so far so good ! Jus hope that there is more discount for loyal supporters .

  6. Leslie (verified owner)

    Received fast and good condition. Luv their products and testing out the cleansing gel to sooth my skin🤗👍

  7. Agnes S. (verified owner)

    Price is steep but this is by far the best cleanser I had came across. It managed to remove traces of oil from my acne prone face without leaving the face tight and dry

  8. B.B. (verified owner)

    Been using Skinlycious for a while and so far pretty okay. I started breaking out around my forehead/brows and side of my cheeks. Not sure if it’s because of the weather or not enough sleep. So am getting this as seen in one of the customers who stopped using the blemish serums to use this soothing

  9. Al L. (verified owner)

    Very good like it a lot.

  10. irishmae_luna (verified owner)

    This soothing cleansing gel really helps calm my acne after the trial kit doesn’t work for me. Skinlycious staff is very responsive on all my concerns and send me a sample of this cleanser to try. After 2-3 days my acne calms down and pimples start to dried up.

  11. yanglinxi (verified owner)

    Great cleanser for sensitive, acne prone skin. Doesn’t foam up alot but cleanses well and leaves skin feeling comfortable. Second time buying this item!

  12. Karen Ho (verified owner)

    After washing, the face feels super clean.

  13. Vanessa L. (verified owner)

    Removes my make up really well and feel super fresh after this.

  14. KY (verified owner)

    after washing with this, my face does not have the tight feeling and is less red as well. furthermore, as i have an acne prone skin, using this cleanser reduces the chances of growing new pimples! glad to have been able to use this cleanser!

  15. O.Y. (verified owner)

    Product is lovely! It works really well to cleanse you skin!

  16. Carissa (verified owner)


  17. Jeanne (verified owner)

    Good ! Love skinlycious products! Hehe thanks for the moisturizer boost sample

  18. Jeanne (verified owner)

    Paired the cleansing gel with calming cleanser and used it to double cleanse both morning and night.

    Note on the cleansing gel, it does work in removing makeup. Proof was when I tried applying micelles water thereafter to remove makeup traces and the cotton pad remains white. It feels like quality ingredient so I am willing to overlook the price. Haha. Thank you!

  19. Irene Yeoh (verified owner)

    It’s my holy grail for my daily routine. I have super oily skin with oil coming out an hour or two after washing my face previously, sensitive red patches, dry but oily skin, big pimples with pus. The new cleansing gel is like a miracle to me. I have been using so many products from expensive brands to no brands skincare products but none of it work as amazing as this. It is so gentle on my face that it’s so squeaky clean after washing my face with it and yet it does not have the tight feeling at all. I have never feel so amazed before! It’s like a mini face spa with the nice smell that comes along with which makes me truly enjoy washing my face every time. It controls the oil, my face can stand matte for hours and I would only need to blot once a day to keep it fresh till the end of the day. It reduced my face redness and I realised acne starts to decrease in size every morning. I would urge people like me to try it out. Trust me, it’s worth every single cent you spend on this, truly a match in heaven together with the hydrating serum.

    I would really like to thank Jasmine and Skinlycious from the bottom of my heart, cheers to many many years to come! 🙂

  20. Ame (verified owner)

    At first i did not know whether the new soothing cleansing gel is suitable for my skin so i requested for a mini of it.

    For a person who does not wear any makeup i use this cleansing gel as a daily cleanser.
    So far I realise not much new grown pimples which is a good thing but my skin is still oily. Probably need to try it longer to see more improvements on my skin.

    This soothing cleansing gel is little pricey. I really hope skinlycious can consider having a good bundle deal with hydrating serum & glow exfoliant for acne battlers.

  21. Bernard (verified owner)


  22. nigeleats (verified owner)

    I hardly ever leave a review for any products I buy simply because I’m too lazy to do so. However, this time round I must write a review for Jasmine and her team. I have only started using skinlycious product about 1 month ago and my skin has slowly started to get better.

    Though I still get the occasional little zits, perhaps it’s because I still do not have a proper cleanser/gel to thoroughly remove the sunscreen since this soothing cleansing gel was still in the pipelines last month. I have just received it today and am excited to use it. But the main reason why I’m writing this review is that Jasmine and her team have gone over and beyond the usual customer service. Sweet!

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Full Ingredients List

Water, PEG-7 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides, Olive Oil PEG-7 Esters, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract, Curcuma Longa Root Extract, Tocopheryl Acetate, Saccharide Isomerate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Glycerin, Sorbitol, Propanediol, Docosahexaenoic Acid, Citric Acid, Phytosphingosine, Sodium Citrate, Eicosapentaenoic Acid, Xanthan Gum, Ethylhexylglycerin, Tetrasodium Glutamate Diacetate, Phosphatidylcholine, Phenoxyethanol.


Q1. Do I still need to use Calming Cleanser after using this?
A1.We recommend that you double cleanse in the evening. Hence, the recommendation of using this after cleansing with Soothing Cleansing Gel.

Q2. Why Is It Different From Calming Cleanser?
A2. Soothing Cleansing Gel is formulated for those who have sensitive or sensitized skin. Also, Soothing Cleansing Gel removes makeup and sunscreen whereas Calming Cleanser does not.

Q3. Can I replace Calming Cleanser with Soothing Cleansing Gel?
A3. Yes, definitely. Soothing Cleansing Gel was formulated with a customer who couldn’t use Calming Cleanser. Her skin stopped oiling up and acne cleared up after 3 days of usage.

Q4. How does your makeup remover differs from others?
A4. If you don’t already know, some cleansing waters and cleansers can cause skin to be more oily and lead to breakouts. Our cleansers have been tested on acne-prone skin to make sure that it doesn’t oil up the skin. Jasmine, our founder, went through many re-formulations and testing before finding this blend. We use a blend of sulfate-free surfactants that has gentle yet strong cleansing power that’s able to remove waterproof makeup easily. No greasy after feel. 

Q5. I don’t have sensitive skin. Can I still use it?
A5. Yes, of course. Even when you have normal skin, you don’t want to risk using a cleanser that could potentially give you breakouts.

Q6. Can I use this as sunscreen remover too?
A6. Yes. When you use sunscreen especially mineral sunscreens, you have to use a makeup remover equivalent cleanser to remove sunscreen. Double cleansing helps to prevent clogged pores, hence preventing breakouts. For a sunscreen that doesn’t break you out, we recommend to use Skinlycious Multi-Protection Mineral Sunscreen with Antioxidant.

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