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WORKS FOR
  • Cleansing
  • Anti-blemish
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • salicylic acid
  • glycerin
PROMISES
FULFILLED
37 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
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Formula review

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Promise
What does the product description say?
"Total Clean Shower Gel"
From product name
WIMJ summary

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

The following cleansing agents are typically mild, but still can cause an irritation or allergy for some people coco-betaine, sodium laureth 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
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold
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What does the product description say?
"Formulated with fortifying and energising ingredients, added Carbon works to unclog congested pores and defend against excess oil production to leave skin soft, fresh and comfortable."
WIMJ summary

Effective ingredients missing or their concentration is too low.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
does not meet threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
HIGH

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Plain old water
45% - 55%
Works as a foaming cleansing agent
11% - 13%
One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant
4.1% - 5%
Used to stabilize product formulation, help create an even product layer over skin (for example, in sunscreen) and create a thicker product consistency
3.2% - 4%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
1.9% - 2.3%
Used to thicken the product formulation and might help to add minerals to the surface of the skin. It is used in scrubs as a physical exfoliant. Can increase sensitivity to other ingredients if left on the skin or used in high concentration
1.9% - 2.3%
Helps oil and water mix together and works as a cleansing agent. Can be allergenic
2% - 2.4%
A yellow dye
1.4% - 1.7%
A colorant
1.1% - 1.4%
Benefits for the skin are not clear
1.1% - 1.4%
A preservative
0.25% - 0.5%
Used to adjust the product's pH
0.55% - 0.8%
A preservative
0.3% - 0.6%
A solvent with some emollient properties
0.5% - 0.75%
0.45% - 0.7%
Helps dissolve other ingredients
0.45% - 0.65%
0.4% - 0.6%
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)
0.3% - 0.55%
Helps soften the upper layer of the skin and create a nice product finish
0.3% - 0.55%
0.25% - 0.5%
0.2% - 0.4%
Helps water and oil mix together and softens the upper layer of the skin
0.2% - 0.35%
A common frangrance that can easily irritate skin, especially if exposed to air, light or heat
0.15% - 0.25%
A fragrance. Can be irritating
0.1% - 0.2%
Used to preserve products, dissolve other ingredients and create a nice product texture
0.15% - 0.3%
Used as a fragrance and can be irritating
0.2% - 0.35%
Can work as an exfoliant but is typically used to adjust the product pH
0.1% - 0.15%
A preservative
0.05% - 0.1%
A fragrance. Is a likely skin allergen and can be irritating
0.05% - 0.05%
Used to create an even product consistency. Can help boost efficiency of sunscreen filters
0.01% - 0.05%

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