of natural ingredients

Non comedogenic
Tested under dermatological supervision
Tested on sensitive skin
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Oily acne prone skin

Submitted on 15/12/2014


Purifying Cleansing Gel

Purifies, cleanses and removes impurities and excess sebum from the skin.

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  • Gently cleans thanks to a combination of gentle surfactants: coco-glucoside, cocamidopropyl betaine and sodium myreth sulphate.
  • Reduces shine thanks to 5 α avocuta.
  • Purifies the skin thanks to capryloyl glycine.
  • Helps prevent the appearance of blemishes thanks to its complex of matifying (5 Avocuta α), astringent (zinc gluconate) and purifying (capryloyl glycine) active ingredients and a combination of AHAs and Beta HA known for their keratolytic properties.
  • Soothes and restructures the skin thanks to quinoa peptides.




Perfectly cleansed, your skin is gently purified without irritation. Excess sebum is limited.

Our tests under dermatological supervision

First clinical study


22 subjects of both sexes (13 women and 9 men), aged 13 to 17 years, with acne-prone oily
or combination and sensitive skin.


30 days.


>Evaluation by the dermatologist:


  • Has a cleansing action: 100%
  • Gently cleans the skin: 100%
  • Reduces skin blemishes: 95%
  • Cleanses the pores: 86%
  • Reduces excess sebum: 91%
  • Does not irritate the skin: 82%
  • Is suitable for oily or acne-prone skin conditions: 95%
  • Is suitable for cleansing sensitive skin: 77%
  • Product is generally satisfactory: 91%


Evaluation of efficacy:


  • Gently cleans the face: 95%
  • Leaves the skin clean and clear: 100%
  • Purifies the epidermis: 100%
  • Respects the epidermis: 95%
  • Eliminates excess sebum: 86%
  • Limits the production of reactional sebum secretions all day long: 86%
  • Eliminates blemishes: 91%
  • Refines skin texture: 82%
  • Cleanses the pores: 73%
  • Leaves the skin softer: 86%
  • Does not dry out the skin: 73%


Evaluation of cosmetic qualities: 


  • The texture of the product is pleasant: 95%
  • The scent of the product is pleasant: 95%
  • The product does not irritate the skin: 91%
  • The product is not harsh to the skin: 91%

Second clinical study


60 subjects of both sexes, aged from 13 to 18 years, with acne-prone, oily or combination skin
on the face and body (back, chest) justifying topical medication for the face for 1 month
(benzoyl peroxide, antibiotics, retinoids)


30 days.


> Evaluation by the dermatologist:


  • Gently cleans the skin: 92%
  • Has an effective purifying action: 88%
  • Does not irritate facial skin: 93%
  • Does not irritate the skin of the body: 97%
  • Justifies being indicated in a treatment for skin undergoing a dermatological treatment
    for acne: 95%
  • Product is generally satisfactory: 90%


> Self-evaluation:



  • Gently cleans the face: 95%
  • Leaves facial skin clean and clear: 92%
  • Does not dry out facial skin: 77%
  • Does not irritate facial skin: 90%
  • Is not harsh to facial skin: 90%
  • Is well tolerated by facial skin: 88%




  • Is well tolerated by the skin: 88%
  • Is not harsh to the skin of the body: 90%
  • Does not irritate the skin of the body: 90%
  • Does not dry out the skin of the body: 82%
  • Cleanses the pores: 62%
  • Eliminates excess sebum: 72%
  • Respects the epidermis: 80%
  • Purifies the epidermis: 88%
  • Leaves the skin of the body clean and clear: 92%
  • Gently cleans the body: 95%

Boréade Purifying Cleansing Gel complies with Noviderm formulation specifications:


91 % of natural ingredients:


  • Water
  • Glycerine: moisturising, moistening
  • Cocamidopropyl Betaine: Amphoteric surfactant
  • Coco-Glucoside: non-ionic surfactant of natural origin
  • Glyceryl Caprylate: moisturising ester, regulates skin flora
  • Butyl Avocadate, Propyl Gallate (5 α avocuta): sebum-regulating agent
  • Lactic Acid: AHAs, moistening, moisturising agent that also facilitates the penetration of the active ingredients
  • Hydrolysed Chenopodium Quinoa Seed, Maltodextrin (quinoa peptides): strengthen cellular integrity of the cutaneous barrier, help maintain a good level of hydration and have a soothing effect


9% of synthetic ingredients (introduced in the right amounts to ensure the effectiveness of the product and enhance your pleasure of use):


  • Sodium Myreth Sulphate: anionic surfactant
  • PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate: used as a super-fatting agent to prevent dryness
  • PEG-150 Distearate: thickening agent
  • Capryloyl Glycine: lipoaminoacid that improves eye and skin tolerance, has a purifying activity
  • Potassium Sorbate:preservative
  • Sodium Hydroxide: pH regulator
  • Zinc Gluconate: trace-element with protective and healing properties
  • Salicylic Acid: keratolytic BHA
  • Fragrance


Soap, alcohol (ethanol), essential oils, silicone, phthalates, parabens, phenoxyethanol.


Formulated to minimise the risk of an allergic reaction. Non comedogenic. Tolerance tested on sensitive skin.


Protective atmosphere packaging.

Apply morning and evening to your wet face and / or body and gently lather. Rinse thoroughly and dry.


On contact with your skin, Boréade Purifying Cleansing Gel turns into a delicate foam with a fresh and green fragrance. Very easy to rinse, it leaves your skin clear, soft and comfortable for the entire day. Its convenient pump-dispenser delivers just the right amount to thoroughly clean your face and body without harshness.


Available in a 400 ml pump-dispenser without a box or leaflet.

Boréade Purifying Cleansing Gel has been designed to reduce its carbon footprint:


  • Use of organic quinoa
  • Use of avocados from responsible supply channels
  • Biodegradable formula at more than 90%.
  • Partial integration of recycled plastic in the bottle


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Dispose of the empty bottle in the household waste bin.


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