Neutrogena - Exfoliating Blackhead Salicylic Acid Face Scrub

Neutrogena Exfoliating Blackhead Salicylic Acid Face Scrub

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WORKS FOR
  • Exfoliation
  • Anti-blemish
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • salicylic acid
  • cetyl alcohol
  • methyl gluceth-20
  • titanium dioxide
  • +1 more
PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
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What does the product description say?
"Exfoliating Blackhead Salicylic Acid Face Scrub"
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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.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
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"Exfoliating Blackhead Salicylic Acid Face Scrub"
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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
salicylic acid
Has skin benefit
steareth-21
Has skin benefit
coco-glucoside
Has skin benefit

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
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)
2%
Declared
Plain old water
45% - 55%
A non-drying alcohol that works to soften the skin and stabilize product formulations helping oil and water mix together
7.4% - 9%
Help soften the upper layer of the skin and create a nice product consistency
5.2% - 6.4%
Used to thicken the product's texture
3.7% - 4.5%
Helps attract water to the upper layer of the skin and soften it
2.3% - 2.8%
Helps oil and water mix together
1.8% - 2.2%
Used as a cleansing agent (surfactant) in cleansers. Helps water and oil mix together in lotions. Can be irritating
1.7% - 2.1%
Helps oil and water mix together
1.3% - 1.6%
Helps oil and water mix together
1.1% - 1.4%
0.95% - 1.15%
0.75% - 1.1%
0.6% - 0.85%
Stabilizes the product formulation
0.55% - 0.8%
Used to create a thicker product consistency
0.45% - 0.7%
Helps oil and water mix together
0.4% - 0.6%
Polysaccharide derived from seaweed. Used to create a thicker product consistency and might help attract water to the upper layer of the skin
0.3% - 0.5%
Creates an illusion of smoother and more radiant skin tone. Adds shimmer to the skin by reflecting light
0.35% - 0.6%
Works as a UV filter when used in high concentrations. It is photostable and is effective mostly against the UVB light, with some protection in the UVA range. In small concentrations, used for its ability to improve the color of cosmetic products. Is usually well tolerated by the skin
0.3% - 0.55%
An umbrella term for the following three colorants: CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499
0.15% - 0.3%
A red colorant
0.1% - 0.2%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
0.05% - 0.1%

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