Medik8 - Pore Cleanse Gel Intense

Medik8 Pore Cleanse Gel Intense

PROMISES
FULFILLED
91 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
Works for
  • Exfoliation
  • Anti-blemish
  • Cleansing
Key ingredients
  • lactic acid
  • salicylic acid
  • glycerin
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"Pore Cleanse Gel Intense"
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WIMJ summary

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 c14-16 olefin sulfonate.

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
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HIGH
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HIGH
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What does the product description say?
"Deeply cleanse and purify your complexion with the Pore Cleanse Gel Intense from Medik8 ."
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.

The following ingredient (ingredients) in this product might be helpful, but there is no evidence to confirm that it actually works: mandelic acid

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
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MEDIUM
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What does the product description say?
"Ideal for oily, combination or blemish prone skin types, the cleanser also includes a blend of AHA’s including Salicylic, Lactic and Mandelic Acid to exfoliate deep into the pores, helping to prevent blemishes and promote a smoother skin texture."
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: mandelic acid, salicylic acid.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
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HIGH
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LOW
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Potential irritants

Ingredients by volume

Plain old water
Helps oil and water mix together and used as a cleansing agent. Can be irritating and is better avoided for sensitive skin
Helps oil and water mix together and works as a cleansing agent. Creates foam

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