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The Best Face Exfoliating Brushes For Keeping Your Mug Fresh

Fight pimples and face filth with these scrubbers.

If you care about your skin, you’d be wise to invest in a face brush. An electric face brush, to be exact. Why, you might ask?

Exfoliating is important, which is why you need a solid face exfoliator brush. Your body is covered in trillions of skin cells and when those skin cells die, they need to be removed or else they’ll block pores, causing irritation, in-grown hairs, and pimples. It’s important to scrub at all ages but the bi-weekly routine of scrubbing this dead skin away becomes more so as you age: According to dermatologist Dr. Caroline Chang, when we’re younger, our body naturally exfoliates; over time those dead skin cells just don’t slough off as easily. Translation: If you want to look your best, you have to do it.

Now, you could use a loofah, wash cloth, or any number of other products for to banish those skin cells from you face. But for our money, a facial cleansing brush is the best option. Why? The electric tool, which has a round brush head and sort of looks like a mini orbital sander for your face, is easy to use (just add whatever exfoliating scrub you like to the top) and leaves our faces feeling buffed to a high shine. Sounds weird, but it’s pretty nice.

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The Clarisonic has a charcoal-infused brush head that gently massages your skin to clean out your skin..

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You have two power modes: Daily cleanse and power cleanse. The daily is great to use, well, daily, while the power cleanse really gives it a deep clean. It helps to soften beard, reduce nicks and razor bumps, and just give you all-around smoother skin. Plus, it helps reduce shine and oil“I love the Clarisonic brush,” says Dr. Chang. “It makes exfoliating fun, which encourages people to do it. The standard brush head is very gentle, so be cautious on overuse if you have sensitive skin, are using other exfoliating products —such as glycolic acid — or are generally prone to redness.”

If you're a road warrior, get this portable and compact Luna face brush. It has T-sonic technology, meaning you get the benefit of up to 8,000 T-Sonic pulsations per minute directed through soft silicone touch-points. Dirt and grime is magically removed.

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The Luna, with its patented T-Sonic pulsation technology, claims to remove 99.5% of dirt, oil, and dead skin cells from your pores. In addition, the Luna features an “Anti-Aging Mode” that uses target low-frequency pulses to reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles. It’s great at exfoliation and is an excellent device to use if you shave regularly. “Shaving can definitely irritate the skin,” says Dr. Chang. “Using a gentle exfoliator like this one in the general ‘beard area’ is a good idea to prevent blocked pores, and make your skin look better.”

This face brush is gentle enough to use every day, even if you have a breakout.

This super soft face sander features a 360-degree rotating head with hundreds of charcoal-infused whiskers and a dual-speed motor that removes almost all of the impurities living in your face. “Gentle exfoliating is an important step toward clear skin,” says Dr. Chang. “This product is geared toward acne-prone skin, specifically the buildup of oils and dead skin cells, which are the root causes of acne.”

This brush has anti-microbial properties, to reduce the buildup of bacteria. This mean you can go longer without replacing the brush head.

The face brush has three speeds, and works on dry, normal, and mature skin types. It helps wash away dirt, oil, sweat and other grime, plus it cleans up your pores.

Yes, this device was designed for women. So what? It does a helluva job of instantly removing crud and dead skin cells.

This fancy device removes dead skin cells, and presto, you have younger-looking skin. It has two speeds, gentle or invigorating. It’s best to gradually work up to this, because it be on the more abrasive side.

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