Kate Somerville - EradiKate™ Acne Treatment

Kate Somerville EradiKate™ Acne Treatment

WORKS FOR
  • Exfoliation
  • Anti-blemish
  • Evens skin tone
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • salicylic acid
  • sulfur
  • zinc oxide
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83 /100
IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"EradiKate™ Acne Treatment"
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WIMJ summary

This product can help reduce breakouts and clogged pores because it contains the following ingredient: salicylic acid. This ingredient is used for treating acne and can have a noticeable effect.

In addition, this product contains sulfur. It can help in reducing blemishes, even though it is less effective.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold
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What does the product description say?
"This acne spot treatment contains the highest level of sulfur allowed in order to reduce acne and helps keep skin clear of new breakouts."
WIMJ summary

This product might help improve the skin tone through exfoliation. In other words, it helps to speed up the shedding of cells from the upper layer of the skin, and this might help reduce hyperpigmentation.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
LOW
meets threshold
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What does the product description say?
"Works quickly to exfoliate dead surface skin cells, unclog pores, and help reduce the appearance of blemishes."
WIMJ summary

This product can help exfoliate the skin. In other words, it helps break down the bonds between dead cells on the surface of the skin and speed up the skin turnover. Skin often appears softer and brighter after exfoliation, but overdoing it can result in disrupted skin barrier. The following ingredient is doing the exfoliating job in this product: salicylic acid.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
Ingredient Irritancy Skin Benefit
isopropyl alcohol
does not have skin benefit
sulfur
Has skin benefit
camphor
does not have skin benefit

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
A drying alcohol. Can increase skin's sensitivity and cause dryness and irritation
23% - 35%
Plain old water
13% - 19%
A broad spectrum sunblock (protects from both UVA and UVB rays). Is suitable for most sensitive skins. In small concentrations, can be used as a colorant
5.3% - 8%
4% - 5.9%
2.8% - 4.1%
Might be helpful in restoring skin barrier function and, when combined with zinc carbonate and malonic acid, reducing fine lines and wrinkles by stimulating elastin production. Also helps stabilize the product formulation
1.6% - 2.3%
Used for skin exfoliation. It has an anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial effect, helps to unclog pores, prevent blemishes and speed up healing of the existing ones. Sometimes referred to as a BHA (beta-hydroxy acid)
0.9% - 1.35%
A red colorant made of iron oxide. Typically is not irritating
0.4% - 0.95%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC

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