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La Roche-Posay Effaclar Anti-Acne Skincare Starter Kit 50ml + 15ml

4.4 of 55 reviews

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Clearer skin starts here. La Roche-Posay Effaclar Anti-Acne Starter Kit is the perfect way to trial two cult-classic La Roche-Posay products.

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Skin Concern:

  • Acne, breakouts and blackheads
  • Oiliness and shine
  • Sensitivity and redness

Skin Type:

  • Dry
  • Normal to dry
  • Normal to oily
  • Oily

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La Roche-Posay Effaclar Anti-Acne Skincare Starter Kit Reviews

4.4 of 55 reviews

87% recommend this product

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Most Helpful Positive

Great starter pack!!!

Eve

Was not sure of which products from La Roche-Posay to purchase. So I purchased this kit. The products were that good, therefore I purchased the bigger sizes of each of the product, not long after.

Most Helpful Criticism

NOT FOR NORMAL-DRY SKIN

Gigi

This product is tagged as suitable for dry skin, but I find gel cleansers are generally more suited to oily skin. I have normal to dry skin that is very acne prone, but I found this cleanser far too drying. That said, I gave it to a relative with combo skin and they also found it drying. I know it's a popular product so I won't rate it too poorly, but I couldn't continue to use it on my skin type!
  1. Great starter pack!!!

    Eve

    Was not sure of which products from La Roche-Posay to purchase. So I purchased this kit. The products were that good, therefore I purchased the bigger sizes of each of the product, not long after.
  2. I love these two products!

    Carly

    This is the perfect place to start if you have problem skin. I would use both of these every day and see a noticeable difference in my skin texture. Especially with little under the skin bumps. I love love love
  3. Great for acne!

    HD

    Bought this out of curiosity and was pleasantly surprised! Really helped with controlling my acne.
  4. Amazing

    Singh

    Amazing kit for acne prone, sensitive skin. Incredible value for money.
  5. NOT FOR NORMAL-DRY SKIN

    Gigi

    This product is tagged as suitable for dry skin, but I find gel cleansers are generally more suited to oily skin. I have normal to dry skin that is very acne prone, but I found this cleanser far too drying. That said, I gave it to a relative with combo skin and they also found it drying. I know it's a popular product so I won't rate it too poorly, but I couldn't continue to use it on my skin type!...
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  6. Good starter kit!

    Brenda

    Really good value starter kit. Got this during a really bad breakout. Size wise - this tube of moisturiser is good for 1-2 weeks' application and helped hydrate/calm acne; cleanser lasted a lot longer (not much per use is needed). Found cleanser a little strong for me so only used it at night. Recommend for trying out the brand's anti-acne range.
  7. great for acne prone skin

    mani

    i have aged acne prone skin and this set had been wonderful to me. the cleanser is a bit drying but you can put a nice moisturiser on it and it will be all good. waiting to see the results :)
  8. awesome for a beginners skincare

    lily

    i got this for my brother who has a lot of acne and he loves it, its super simple for him to use and the packaging is cute but very gender neutral
  9. Not a long term solution

    Hannah

    This regime started well for my acne, but after a month or two started to lose effect and my skin went back to normal. I have been back to it about three times with the same results. I have very bad cystic acne (only eventually solved by Oratane), so might be different for less severe acne.
  10. awesome way to start out an skincare routine

    kelsey

    such a good starting place for anti-acne skin care
  11. like the little duo+ in this kit

    Sa

    like the little duo+ in this kit, great starter kit
  12. Good trial sizes

    Jodes

    Great sizes to be able to trial a product.
    Seems to feel great on the skin and starting to see a different in the skin. Which I’m sure is helped by this product
  13. Great wash and moisturiser

    Valerie

    These two products are so great, my skin feels so clean! And really reduces any blemishes that pop up.
  14. Great kit

    Georgie

    I have loved using this, the gel cleanser is great for sensitive skin and the treatment is a favourite of mine. It leaves such a beautiful soft texture and has definitely helped with old blemishes and not getting any new ones. The sizes are quite generous so they have last me quite a while
  15. Tried this and haven't looked back!

    Alyce

    La Roche Posay Anti Acne kit has changed my life. I was prone to lots of blemishes around my jawline that were painful and scarring. Since using the gel and cream in this kit, along with a few other La Roche products, I've seen a huge improvement. I no longer get blemishes on my face at all. The gel lasts for ages and so can the cream depending how heavy handed you are. Recommended these products ...
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  16. Excellent product

    Cherie

    I recently purchased the La Roche Posay Anti Acne Starter kit for my 14 year old son and the results have been excellent. His skin is much less congested and it has reduced his breakouts and redness. I would definitely recommend this kit.
  17. Perfect starter pack

    G

    We brought this pack overseas and it was perfect for the humid hot destination we were travelling to. My son loves both products and says it helps with break outs and acne flare ups.
  18. don't expect a miracle

    bonsai

    For those who were previously using harsh acne treatments will see an improvement in their skin but don't expect this to clear up your acne
    an affordable intro to la roche posay
  19. it works well

    Xi

    It really works. I use it everytime I got acnes, just apply on and wait for a whole night. The acnes are almost gone in the next morning. Love it.
  20. Best acne kit

    Olga

    As I have acne for almost my whole life, I have tried to many stuff. When I got referred to this kit I thought that it would be the same but it wasn’t. The cleanser is beautiful, it leaves a very fresh feeling after the wash and the cream actually helped me to reduce my acne redness.

    I went and bought the same ones again and again and again. Totally recommend!
  21. Fantastic for young skin!

    Melis

    I purchased this for my tweens whose skin has started playing up and it's been a fantastic find.
  22. Fantastic for young skin!

    Melis

    I purchased this for my tweens whose skin has started playing up and it's been a fantastic find.
  23. makes a great gift

    Alison

    perfect gift for teenagers suffering with bad skin
  24. Effective

    Yun

    This anti acne kit is absolutely effective in reducing my acne. I have less acne after I use the products.
  25. Not convinced

    Ann

    The cleanser was good, able to remove those last traces of makeup that my wipes don't get, although I didn't personally like the soapy smell of the cleanser. I didn't find the spot treatment to be particularly effective, with spots looking exactly the same the next morning after applying the spot treatment the night before.
  26. good way to test out products

    harli

    I like that you can buy a lot of the la Roche posey products in packs, it makes testing out different routines much easier
  27. Worked wonders!

    J

    This product worked really well on my acne prone skin, it didn't dry my skin out but it didn't leave it oily either. I really liked it and have repurchased it twice!
  28. Perfect travel sized kit

    Ellen

    I bought this for a two week trip and the cleanser is a perfect size for this. Leaves my skin feeling squeaky clean and I've noticed a definite improvement in size/angry-ness of spots from using the treatment.
  29. very good

    Raha

    Another great product from the line. I found an improvement in my skin’s texture after regular use.
  30. Effective

    Jo

    This product helped bring back a smile to my daughters face. She found it quite effective with her acne problems. It work quickly and work well with her oil skin.
  31. Great

    Peter

    I bought this a few months ago when I suddenly started getting cystic acne & have been using it since! This immediately reduced the acne redness and size overnight, and has helped prevent more cases of acne since! The sample lasts much longer than 2 weeks, and the cream’s great as both a normal face cream and a spot treatment.

  32. Mixed results

    Jen

    The cleanser is perfectly fine, very similar to other cleansers for oily skin.
    I didn't find the spot treatment effective at all on pimples, they didn't look any different after using it. I prefer to use more concentrated serum forms of the ingredients here (salicylic acid and niacinamide/zinc) from The Ordinary.
    Everyone has different results though, this kit is a good way to test ou...
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  33. Great for my teen

    Jo

    I purchased this product as a birthday gift for my 13 yr old teen as she has mild acne. the results were very good and her skin was clearer in around 10 days. She uses it morning and night and it lasts a long time as well. She is very happy with the results.
  34. Best Skincare

    Elise

    Honestly, I swear by these products! They have done wonders for my hormonal acne 24-year-old self. I have tried every type of skincare and this works the best. I have repurchased this twice in a year and I still have cleanser left over from the first purchase, a little goes a long way.
  35. cheap but unsure about results

    Bhavini

    This was cheap and great to trial the two products. However , I don't feel either product made much difference to my hormonal chin acne.

    I still use the face wash for the sake of using a face wash , after a oil cleaner as this cleaner counteracts the oils in the oil cleanser.

    I will not repurchase.
  36. Wow

    Allana

    Honestly i have struggled for years with hormonal adult acne and tried everything with no success! Until i tried this! My skin within two weeks has cleared up immensely and is smooth! Fabulous products.

  37. Fantastic

    Jen

    I have very oily skin and both of these products have become part of my every day routine. They are gentle and effective. I Love the travel size for holidays, but it's also a good way to trial new skincare.
  38. Great kit

    Jane

    I have combination skin and get acne and acne scarring. I have used Effaclar Duo in the past on its own, but not the cleanser. I found the cleanser to be effective at removing any makeup left on my face. It lathers up really easily and doesn't irritate my skin. Effaclar duo is a little drying and I mainly use it as a spot treatment when needed. Since using this kit I have found that it has control...
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  39. Goodbye scarring

    tkh

    After finally clearing my cystic acne after a few years, I tried a number of cleansers to find one to stick to and was also looking for something to clear my redness/scars. I’m so glad I tried this kit. The cleanser isn’t harsh or irritating at all however the effaclar duo is the standout product for me. My redness and scarring have significantly reduced to the point of my skin almost being comple...
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  40. amazing for oily acne skin

    Mya

    I have very sensitive oily skin, with lots of hormonal acne and black heads around my pores and tzone and using this i have noticed a significant difference in about a month, slowly clearing up my acne and dries out my tzone slightly

  41. Actually works!

    Steph

    I have been searching for something that does not irritate my sensitive skin, something that helps reduce breakouts, something that prevents blackheads & heal fast! I've finally found it! I noticed results within 24hrs and I'm still loving it
  42. Cured my adult acne

    Jennifer

    I have struggled with adult acne for most of my life. I tried EVERYTHING! All the expensive treatments and products and nothing worked. I resigned myself to going on Roaccutane again until I tried this. I was really surprised it worked because all the more expensive and better known acne treatments didn’t. My skin doesn’t like heavy creams or harsh products but it really cleared up after using thi...
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  43. Great little kit

    Grace

    I picked up this kit as I was having some troublesome breakouts and wanted to try this brand. I really liked the cleanser, it left my skin feeling really clean, like squeaky clean, clean!! The serum was a great addition too. My breakouts did clear up but I didn't notice a difference in the appearance of my pores.
  44. Very drying

    Emma

    I found this product too harsh and drying for my dry skin. Although I suffer from hormonal acne, I found that this product dried out my skin too much. I'm glad I only tried the small starter kit. Could be amazing if you had oily skin though!
  45. Helps calm and clear skin

    Stacey

    Suffering hormonal acne and having very sensitive and combination skin, I was very skeptical in trying another product that would make my skin erupt more. I was quite surprised to find that this product helped to calm active breakouts and help clear my skin quickly and at least half the time of active acne.
    Don't expect miracles from this product or any other, but if you have problematic ski...
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  46. Good.

    Jessica

    This is good for people who have sensitive skin and breakouts, personally I didn't see too much of a change in my skin but I didn't notice any irritation or more breakouts when using this.
  47. Adult acne skin

    Lee

    I have acne sensitive skin after being a teenager. Until i found this brand, controlled my acne but wont dried out my skin. Good price. Great for sensitive skin. Recommended.
  48. Pretty Good

    Celine

    I have hormonal acne and am currently on hormone replacement to get rid of it. I thought I would try this kit to speed up the process as I am getting impatient and someone in the reviews said this helped with their hormonal acne. Overall I feel as though this didn't make my skin worse, but did not make it noticeably better either. I would probably say this would be good for people with normal acne...
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  49. Didn't work for me

    Jessica

    I have combination skin (dry on the cheeks, oily in the T zone) and acne in the form of really red dry patches on my skin. I was very confident that this product would help and I perceive it to be a trusted brand. Unfortunately though I've broken out. I've been using these two products alongside the toner and moisturiser of the same brand. The cleanser feels nice on my skin and doesn't seem to try...
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  50. Does not work miracles on me but calms my skin

    Vanessa

    I tired out this product when I had severer breakouts months ago. I find the combination of this product quite smoothing on my skin. It might have help with my skin a little but I don't see any significant improvements on my skin. At least they didn't further worsen my breakout. So for this reason, I'd still recommend this kit.
  51. Best anti-acne product I've tried in 20 years

    MelT

    I wish this was around when I was a teenager. Ive been using alpha H for years and my skin starting getting red and sensitive after years of using what I though was my holy grail with the liquid gold. So I stopped everything and switched to something that would help sensitive and acne prone skin. These products have given me amazing results. The cleanser removes all dirt and impurities without dry...
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  52. Life/skin saver

    Christine

    Ive used the effaclar cleanser for years now and my skin loves it. Whenever in swap to another product I regret it. I’m on my early 40s and still get breakouts and as I’m getting older my skin is also dryer - this product address both concerns. I buy this size when I travel.
  53. WHEN I LOST HOPE...

    SolAngelica

    TERRIFIC product. I spent about 3 years trying to work out what the hell was going on with my skin and then decided to give it one more go, before going to a doctor and getting hormonal treatment. It worked like magic, I can't remember my skin being so clear :)
  54. 3 weeks is all it took!

    Steve

    I had never tried Effaclar before so I bought this trial kit.
    After 3 weeks my skin is looking clear. My acne is barely visible.
    Highly recommend it.
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