La Roche-Posay - Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser

La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser

PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
LOW
Works for
  • Cleansing
  • Anti-blemish
Key ingredients
  • niacinamide
  • ceramide np
  • capryloyl glycine
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser"
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WIMJ summary

This product works by removing dirt and oil from the surface of the skin. It uses a combination of mild cleansing agents (capryloyl glycine, coco-betaine, peg-120 methyl glucose dioleate, sodium cocoyl glycinate) and should be able to cleanse the skin gently. Still keep in mind that any cleansing can disrupt the skin barrier, and most people do not need to cleanse their skin more than once per day.

Even though this formulation is mild, the following cleansing agents could trigger an irritation or allergy for some people: coco-betaine

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
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HIGH
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HIGH
meets threshold
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WIMJ summary

This product might be able to help reduce blemishes and clogged pores because it contains niacinamide.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
LOW

Ingredients by volume

Plain old water
One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant
Helps oil and water mix together and works as a cleansing agent. Can be allergenic

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