What’s in the Air May be Aging You

Pollution

  • Accelerates the aging process
  • A primary cause of skin damage
  • Up to 20x smaller than your pores

Cleansing with Your Hands Alone Cannot Remove Pollution

A Day in the Life of Your Skin

Follow the events in an average day and see how pollution impacts your skin.

  • Starting Your Day: We spend 90% of our time indoors, and indoor air is 100x more polluted than outdoor air. (World Health Organization)
  • Morning Run: Pollen and dust in the air are often invisible, but are absorbed into your skin. (World Health Organization)
  • Commute: Transportation is the largest single source of air pollution in the United States. (Union of Concerned Scientists, United States Environmental Protection Agency)
  • At Work: Inadequate ventilation is a primary cause of indoor pollution. (United States Consumer Product Safety Commission)
  • Second Hand Smoke: Pollution emitted by cigarettes is 10x greater than diesel car exhaust. (WebMD, Medical News Today)
  • Air Travel: A typical commercial airport spews hundreds of tons of pollutants into our atmosphere every day. (Aviation Justice)
  • All Around You: Power plants and industrial manufacturing produce fine pollution particles that can remain in the air for weeks and can travel hundreds of miles. (United States Environmental Protection Agency)
  • Cooking Dinner: Inefficient cooking fuels produce high levels of household air pollution. (World Health Organization)
  • At Day’s End: Fireplaces and candles release fine particles into the air and your skin. (New York Department of Health)

Discover Pollution Levels in a City Near You

Discover Pollution Levels in a City Near You

Pollutants Smaller Than Your Pores Are Almost Everywhere

Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
Source: Environmental Protection Agency, 2014

  • Cheyenne: 7 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Albuquerque: 9 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Miami: 13 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • San Francisco: 15 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Seattle: 16 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Dallas: 17 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Pittsburgh: 19 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • New York: 21 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Salt Lake City: 21 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Chicago: 22 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Phoenix: 24 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Los Angeles: 25 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
  • Fairbanks: 27 Micrograms of Particulate Matter Per Cubic Meter
Clarisonic Aria cleanses pollution from skin.

Clarisonic has the power to
remove 30x more*
age-accelerating pollutants
than manual cleansing.

Shop Clean Skin >Manual Cleansing compared to Clarisonic CleansingManual Cleansing compared to Clarisonic Cleansing

Tinted pollution marker shows visibly on skin

*This visual demonstration compared removal of a tinted tenacious pollutant mixture and showed Clarisonic cleansed 30x better than hands alone.