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Can the product deliver on its promises?

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Promise
What does the product description say?
"Cleansing Water"
From product name
WIMJ summary for cleansing

This product works by removing dirt and oil from the surface of the skin.

It contains the following cleansing agents that tend to be harsh on the skin: sodium lauryl sulfate.

Keep in mind that cleansing can disrupt the skin barrier, and most people do not need to cleanse their skin more than once per day.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold

How honest is this product?

Promise Can it deliver?
Cleansing
Total Promises Fulfilled score: 75/100.

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
HIGH
Ingredient Irritancy Skin Benefit
alcohol
does not have skin benefit
acrylates copolymer
does not have skin benefit
disodium edta
does not have skin benefit

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Plain old water
40% - 60%
Used to create a nice product texture and help delivery of other ingredients. Might be somewhat helpful in attracting water to the upper layer of the skin
5.1% - 7.7%
Helps to dissolve other ingredients in a formulation. Slows down the rate of product drying
3.1% - 4.6%
An emollient that helps soften the upper layer of the skin
2.3% - 3.5%
Can be drying and contribute to skin irritation. Used in formulars to dissolve other ingredients, create a thinner product consistency or for its antibacterial properties
1.7% - 2.5%
A plant oil that helps to soften the upper layer of the skin and can help restore the skin barrier. Might have some anti-oxidant effect
1.3% - 2%
Used to stabilize product formulation, help create an even product layer over skin (for example, in sunscreen) and create a thicker product consistency
0.95% - 1.4%
Stabilizes the product formulation
0.5% - 1%
Used to improve the product consistency and soften the upper layer of the skin
0.8% - 1.2%
Used to adjust the product's pH
0.4% - 0.9%
A cleansing agent (SLS). It can be irritating
0.55% - 1.25%
A preservative. It helps prevent bacterial growth in cosmetic products
0.15% - 0.5%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
0.05% - 0.25%
Fragrance with sweet balsamic smell. Help to preserve products and dissolve other ingredients. Could trigger allergic reactions and be irritating
0.01% - 0.1%
A fragrance. Can trigger allergic reactions and be irritating
0.01% - 0.05%
A fragrance with jasmine smell. A likely irritant
0.01% - 0.05%

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