Neutrogena - Deep Clean Daily Facial Cleanser

Neutrogena Deep Clean Daily Facial Cleanser

WORKS FOR
  • Exfoliation
  • Anti-blemish
  • Cleansing
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • salicylic acid
PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
Wish list
Compare

Where to buy?

In stock $5.99
BUY
Price as of 8/21/2021 8:21 GMT. More info
In stock $4.94
BUY
Price as of 7/30/2021 15:20 GMT. More info
Links might be affiliated. Read disclaimer

Formula review

See a mistake?
Promise
What does the product description say?
"Deep Clean Daily Facial Cleanser"
From product name
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.

The following cleansing agents are typically mild, but still can cause an irritation or allergy for some people cocamidopropyl betaine.

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
See a mistake?
Promise
What does the product description say?
"It rinses clean, without leaving any pore-clogging residue, leaving your skin looking fresher and healthier, and feeling smoother and softer."
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.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold
See a mistake?
Promise
What does the product description say?
"It removes dead surface skin cells that can dry, roughen and dull your complexion."
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
LOW
does not meet threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
MEDIUM

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Plain old water
40% - 60%
Helps oil and water mix together and used as a cleansing agent. Can be irritating and is better avoided for sensitive skin
10% - 15%
Helps water and oil mix together. Used as a cleansing ingredient. Could be an allergen
5.3% - 7.9%
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)
1.7% - 2.5%
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
2% - 3%
1.5% - 2.2%
1.2% - 1.8%
1% - 1.5%
Used to adjust the product's pH
0.5% - 1.15%
Stabilizes the product formulation
0.4% - 0.9%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
0.15% - 0.65%
Helps soften the upper layer of the skin and create a nice product finish
0.15% - 0.5%
Helps oil and water mix together and can enhance the penetration of other ingredients into the skin
0.05% - 0.3%
A yellow dye
0.05% - 0.15%
A red dye
0.05% - 0.1%

Similar products & dupes

Loading...
See all similar products

Questions

Scientific Sources