Pacifica - Kale Detox Deep Cleansing Face Wash

Pacifica Kale Detox Deep Cleansing Face Wash

WORKS FOR
  • Cleansing
  • Anti-blemish
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • magnesium ascorbyl phosphate
  • panthenol
  • allantoin
  • camellia sinensis extract
  • glycerin
  • kaolin
  • sodium pca
  • +4 more
PROMISES
FULFILLED
37 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"Kale Detox Deep Cleansing Face Wash"
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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.

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

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?
"For oily & blemish prone skin types."
WIMJ summary

Effective ingredients missing or their concentration is too low.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
LOW
meets threshold
LOW
meets threshold
LOW
meets threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
HIGH

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Plain old water
45% - 55%
Helps water and oil mix together. Used as a cleansing ingredient. Could be an allergen
8.5% - 10.4%
Helps oil and water mix together and used as a cleansing agent. Can be irritating and is better avoided for sensitive skin
5.9% - 7.2%
Traditionally used to treat sunburns, dermatitis and inflammation, but evidence for its effectiveness is lacking. The extract can contain humectants that help attract water into the skin
3.1% - 3.8%
One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant
2.4% - 3%
Helps oil and water mix together
2% - 2.5%
Helps oil and water mix together. Can be irritating
1.8% - 2.2%
Naturally present in skin and helps to attract water to its upper layer
1.4% - 1.8%
Can work as an exfoliant but is typically used to adjust the product pH
1.1% - 1.4%
Helps attract water to the upper layer of the skin and can help improve skin barrier function
0.95% - 1.15%
A very irritating fragrant ingredient
0.65% - 0.95%
Helps calm down inflammation in skin and can help reduce itching. Helps to repair the skin barrier and keep skin hydrated
0.4% - 0.65%
A derivative of vitamin C that is more stable, but less bioavailable than the pure form of vitamin C. It does not penetrate the skin well, but has been shown to convert to pure vitamin C once in skin. It can be helpful in stimulating collagen production and lightening the skin tone, but the required concentration is likely to be very high
0.5% - 0.8%
Might help to attract water to the upper layer of the skin
0.45% - 0.7%
Might be helpful in neutralizing free radicals in skin but solid research is lacking. Helps attract water to the upper layer of the skin
0.4% - 0.65%
A preservative
0.3% - 0.6%
A preservative
0.3% - 0.55%
A preservative
0.25% - 0.4%
0.2% - 0.4%
0.2% - 0.4%
Plant extract that can have healing and anti-inflammatory properties. It is a potential allergen and can be irritating
0.15% - 0.3%
Tea extract. Might be helpful in neutralizing free radicals in skin
0.15% - 0.25%
A plant extract that can be irritating. It can have some anti-bacterial properties, but there are no evidence of a beneficial effect for skin
0.1% - 0.2%
A type of clay that consists mainly of aluminum silicate. Helps absorb oil and creates a thicker product consistency. Can be used to add a white color
0.2% - 0.4%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
0.05% - 0.1%

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