Sensitive skin is not a medical term, it is the term used for skin type of people who get allergic to certain products, food, environment, etc. The people who have sensitive skin often get rashes and boils or pimples on their face. Face wash for sensitive skin are made up of ingredients such as menthol that cool the skin. These products are very mind and gentle and do not cause any irritation to the skin. They work on the pores of the skin and remove the dirt from the skin. They also remove the excess oil from the skin which prevents the face from getting pimples and blackheads. Some face washes are soap free but yet clean the face without having an ill effect on the skin. The face washes for sensitive skin also removes mild tan and pigmentation. To protect sensitive skin, products are allergy tested and includes ingredients which will not leave the face dry and stretchy.