The protection of the acid mantle is the most important aspect of a cleanser. If we push the skin into imbalance because the cleanser is too stripping, we set the stage to mitigate this damage based on something avoidable.
Mild Ph balanced is the way to go when we search for a cleanser. We need to do the job of cleansing the skin in a less abrasive and gentle way.
Taking care of our skin with the understanding that there is a delicate microbiome protecting us against environmental toxins and is not to be disturbed by the use of harsh or abrasive cleansers.