The Perfect Matcha 3-in-1 Melting Cleansing Balm review

I love a cleansing balm. My skin gets clean and feels so soft after. I have a couple of favorites, but I’m always on the look to try new ones, specially from the drugstore. Today I will share my opinion of this cleansing balm from one of my favorite drugstore brands.

The Company

Brand: Physicians Formula

Country: United States

Story: Physicians Formula was created by Dr. Crandall, a leading allergist in Los Angeles, out of love for his wife who had sensitive skin. The brand changed the face of cosmetics by developing hypoallergenic, fragrance-free and dermatologist-tested makeup, free of over 150+ known skin irritants.

Since: Est. 1937

Owned by: Markwins Beauty Brands

Cruelty free: no, It sells in China

The Product

Name: The Perfect Matcha 3-in-1 Melting Cleansing Balm

Purpose: A 3-in-1 cleansing balm to melt away makeup, cleanse impurities, and hydrate the skin.

Main ingredients: matcha green tea, bamboo shoot, and lotus extract

Texture: balm

Suitable for sensitive skin: yes

For whom is good: all skin types.

Non-comedogenic: yes

Free of: paraben & gluten

Vegan: yes

Shelf life: 12 months

Size: 40 gr (1.4 oz).

Packaging: plastic jar. Comes with a plastic spatula

My Review

My review: This is excellent cleanser. It destroys makeup, even waterproof mascara. It melt into the skin smoothly and my skin feels so soft after. Clean & soft. Exactly my expectation

How I used: On my evening routine as my first step. I applied on my dry face, I massage into my skin and the remove it with a damp cloth.

Why I liked the most: How good was removing waterproof mascara

Cons: I think the price is too high for such little product that comes in the jar (40gr)

How long did it last: 3 months

Pecas’s score: 4/5. Excellent

Will but it again: Yes


Physicians Formula is organic and is certified by EcoCert which handles cosmetic certifications. (Food is USDA) Their products are organic, natural and their packaging is eco-friendly.

They are a key are proud to be a key supporter and sponsor of‘s reforestation initiative The Canopy Project.

Sustainability score: 2/5. (as they are not cruelty free)

Where you can buy it: you can buy directly from Physicians Formula page or any drugstore chain in your home country.


Note: I purchased the product myself and there are no affiliate links in this post.

Author: Maite

Hi I'm Maite I love everything about beauty and skincare but also love travel the world to see new places. I created this blog to combine my two passions and share with you in this little corner on the web. I hope you enjoy it!

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