Clarifying Cleansing Foam (for all skin types)

A rich, creamy foaming cleanser that protects skin’s hydration as it whisks away trouble-causing impurities, pollutants and makeup for smooth, radiant skin.



Item No. 0730852145290


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    • 125mL

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A rich foaming cleanser that contains Micro White Powder and White Clay to effectively remove excess skin-dulling surface cells, pollutants and oxidized substances. Formulated for All Skin Types and featuring InternalPowerResist technology, this cleanser helps remove impurities while softening and strengthening the skin . To be used daily, in the morning and evening as the first step in your skincare regimen.

For All Skin Types. Dermatologist-Tested.

Immediately after use:

  • 94% said it softens my skin and lifts away dirt and impurities
  • 90% said they feel it removes air pollutants
  • 87% said it intensely removes dirt and impurities while being gentle to my skin

After 2 weeks:

  • 86% said it improves my skin's radiance
  • 86% said it promotes smooth absorption of skincare that follows
  • 85% said it promotes clarity

Test Site: France
Test Period: April-May 2017
Sample: 106

How to use

  • Take approximately dime-size amount into the palm of hand. Add small amounts of cold or lukewarm water to lather well and cleanse the skin. Rinse thoroughly.
  • Can be used daily, morning and night.
  • Can be followed with a Shiseido softener.

Key ingredients

  • Contains Micro White Powder to effectively remove dirt and excess dead cells on the surface and White Clay absorbs oxidized sebum for a clear, radiant finish
  • Rice Germ Oil softens skin and removes impurities while skin-wrapping ingredients remain after cleansing, to keep skin clean and refreshed, with no tightness
  • Inspired by the bathing ritual of the Japanese, this Clarifying Cleansing Foam contains pure Kirishima mineral spring water from Japan to support skin’s minerals for healthy-looking skin and to prepare skin for the treatment products that follow
  • Features the comforting scent of ImuCalm Compound™ that contains soothing fragrance ingredients of rose and lotus elements and a green floral fragrance that evokes a sense of relaxation and new energy


Key Ingredients

Key Ingredients

Rice Germ Oil
Helps skin feel soft and remove impurities to keep skin clean and refresed, with no tightness.


Cleansing is the first Step
in your skincare Regimen

Clarifying Cleansing Foam can be used as your morning and/or evening cleanser. Remove impurities before applying your softener, as your next step of your skincare regimen.


I use the WASO Color-smart day moisturizer, can I use this cleanser? Or do I have to use the WASO cleanser?

Asked by: alegnathelegend
Hello, we recommend building a skincare regimen that targets your personal skincare concerns. If you are looking for an efficient cleanser that whisks away impurities and skin-dulling surface cells, without stripping the skin of moisture, this would be an appropriate product for you.
Answered by: Beauty Consultant
Date published: 2019-11-04

I am 70 years old and have used Shiseido for years. I jam unfamiliar with the new line of products with opaque white tubes and red caps,,,,eg  Clarifying Cleansing Foam.  Please advise the skin types it is intended for and how it fits with your other line

Asked by: Robyn
Hi Robyn, thank you for being a loyal Shiseido customer! Clarifying Cleansing Foam is good for all skin types and can be used as your cleanser, if desired, with any of our other product lines.
Answered by: Beauty Consultant
Date published: 2019-09-12

I use the Clarifying Cleansing Foam for about a month now. My skin feels very clean after usage however it also feels a bit dry and sometimes itchy. Can I try the WASO gentle cleanser with honey extract instead? I have very sensitive skin.

Asked by: Ani72
Hello. Yes, you can try the Waso Quick Gentle Cleanser. However, for dry skin, we would recommend our Extra Rich Cleansing Milk.
Answered by: Beauty Consultant
Date published: 2019-01-07

Hi,I use pureness cleansing fluide for several years.It was wonderfull.It doesn't exist anymore. I have a combination skin but very sensitive.  Can I use the new one?

Asked by: Stefanie
Hi Stefanie. Yes, Clarifying Cleansing Foam should work with your skin type. Alternatively, you could consider Waso Quick Gentle Cleanser:
Answered by: Beauty Consultant
Date published: 2019-01-07

What is the difference between this new cleanser and the white lucent or benifiance cleanser foams? I use the white lucent and sometimes the benifiance... 

Asked by: Amii
Hi Amii. Our new Clarifying Cleansing Foam has enhanced skin strengthening benefits. Featuring InternalPowerResist technology, this cleanser helps remove impurities while softening and strengthening the skin.
Answered by: Beauty Consultant
Date published: 2018-11-21

Hi I have dry, sensitive skin but I like to feel clean without tightness. Will this be ok for me?

Asked by: Laura
Hi Laura. While our Clarifying Cleansing Foam is made for all skin types, if your skin is on the dry side you may also consider Extra Rich Cleansing Milk, a gentle foaming milk cleanser:
Answered by: Beauty Consultant
Date published: 2018-11-21

What is the age range for this product?

Asked by: Nikki
Hi Nikki, we recommend our products based on skin concerns rather than age. Our Clarifying Cleanser is for all skin types and is not dependent on age.
Answered by: Beauty Consultant
Date published: 2018-10-23

Does this cleanser remove sunscreen and makeups?

Asked by: ywww
Hi, Clarifying Cleansing Foam will remove makeup and impurities. If you are using a highly water-resistant sunscreen on your face, we recommend removing it with our Ultimate Cleansing Oil.
Answered by: Beauty Consultant
Date published: 2018-08-14
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Clarifying Cleansing Foam (for all skin types) is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 4.
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Dissapoint I tried this, and it didn't works good with my skin. After washing it, my face fee8so dry. And I have combination skin type. It's oily, if you have this skin type, don't bother.
Date published: 2019-09-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for my skin. I don’t skip a day of use with this cleanser. It’s perfect for my skin and leaves my skin feeling clean without dryness.
Date published: 2018-12-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The best I have tried a million cleansers and this is absolutely the most silky, thorough but non drying one out there. Just a little goes a long way, foams up beautifully and feels so luxirious. My skin feels clean and renewed but never tight, noticed it’s been clearer and pores tighter. Love!
Date published: 2018-12-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from WOW I've been using Shiseido for over 20 years now and this is the best cleanser I've had. Within 3 days I saw the difference on my skin and a few dark spots that I had are less visible. I love it!
Date published: 2018-10-26
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