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WORKS FOR
  • Exfoliation
  • Anti-blemish
  • Cleansing
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • lactic acid
  • salicylic acid
  • ascorbic acid
  • allantoin
  • cocos nucifera oil
  • glycine soja oil
  • ricinus communis seed oil
  • silica
  • soy amino acids
  • +6 more
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"Amla Purifying Cleanser"
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 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
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What does the product description say?
"The clarifying concentrate gently exfoliates and improve skin's appearance by helping to prevent breakouts, minimize pores, even out the complexion, target fine lines and wrinkles, while lifting your spirits with its refreshing aromatherapy scent."
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
LOW
meets threshold
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What does the product description say?
"The clarifying concentrate gently exfoliates and improve skin's appearance by helping to prevent breakouts, minimize pores, even out the complexion, target fine lines and wrinkles, while lifting your spirits with its refreshing aromatherapy scent."
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
meets threshold
HIGH
does not meet threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
MEDIUM

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Plain old water
45% - 55%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC
Helps attract water to the upper layer of the skin and improves the product texture
7.7% - 9.4%
An emollient. Found to be as effective as a moisturizer for dry skin as mineral oil. Could be comedogenic
5.5% - 6.8%
Help attract water to the upper layer of the skin
3.6% - 4.4%
A plant oil that can help soften the skin. It might be helpful in calming down inflammation, but solid research is lacking. Is often used in lip products to create the needed product consistency
3% - 3.7%
A good emollient that helps soften the skin and helps repair its barrier function
2.4% - 3%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC
Helps oil and water mix together. Can be irritating
2.2% - 2.7%
1.9% - 2.3%
An exfoliating and moisturizing alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA). Typically causes less irritation than other AHAs, for example, glycolic acid. At high concentrations (about 15%), lactic acid can help reduce lines and wrinkles. Recent studies show that lactic acid can support the "good" bacteria living on skin's surface (healthy skin microbiom)
1.3% - 1.6%
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)
0.95% - 1.2%
The most well-researched antioxidant that works in skin. Helps neutralize free radicals supporting collagen production, helping to even out the skin tone and preventing early signs of aging
0.8% - 1.2%
Helps adjust the product pH
0.7% - 1%
Helps calm down inflammation in skin and can help reduce itching. Helps to repair the skin barrier and keep skin hydrated
0.6% - 0.9%
0.55% - 0.85%
A fruit extract that might help to attract water to the upper layer of the skin, but there is no evidence for any other benefits to the skin
0.45% - 0.7%
Used to absorb oil and can temporarily mattify skin
0.6% - 0.9%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC
A plant extract that can contain an active compound curcumin, that may have some anti-inflammatory properties when applied to the skin, but solid research is lacking and the typical concentration used in skincare products is too low. Can be an irritant
0.25% - 0.5%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC

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