Ambi targets skin care needs of melanin-rich skin with sweet potato complex

Ambi’s Even and Clear Facial Cleanser with Sweet Potato Complex line is formulated to help even and smoothen skin tone, the company said.
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There are not one, but three new facial cleansers hitting shelves that are sure to sweeten up skin care routines.

Ambi announced the launch of three liquid cleansers that are formulated with a proprietary sweet potato complex for healthy skin.

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Sweet potatoes, which contain antioxidants and vitamins A, C and E, are known as a beauty food that can promote healthy, glowing and even-toned skin, the company said.

The three cleansers include:

  • Soothing Chamomile Complexion Facial Cleanser, which is formulated for all skin types, including delicate skin;
  • Moisturizing Coconut Oil Cocoa Butter Facial Cleanser, which is for dry and combination skin; and
  • Purifying Charcoal Black Soap Facial Cleanser, which was designed for oily and combination skin.

"We are thrilled to launch these new cleansers that meet the unique needs of our consumers with melanin-rich skin," said Ambi's head of marketing Nicole Ray Robinson.

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In addition to containing sweet potato complex, the cleansers are made with clean ingredients and are free of artificial soaps, alcohols, fragrances and dyes, the company said.

Select cleansers from the Even and Clear Facial Cleanser with Sweet Potato Complex line are now available online at, and, and at CVS Pharmacy, Dollar General, Walgreens and Walmart stores. The products can be found at H-E-B in December.