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Can the product deliver on its promises?

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Promise
What does the product description say?
"Tomatoes Detoxifying Charcoal Oxygenated Cleanser"
From product name
WIMJ summary for cleansing

This product works by removing dirt and oil from the surface of the skin. It uses a combination of mild cleansing agents (glyceryl caprylate, glyceryl undecylenate, sodium coco-sulfate, sodium cocoyl glutamate, xanthan gum) and should be able to cleanse the skin gently. Still keep in mind that any 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?
"A medicated dose of BHA Salicylic Acid deep cleans pores, helping fight existing breakouts and prevent new ones from forming so you can have clearer, smoother-looking skin."
WIMJ summary for anti-blemish

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
See a mistake?
Promise
What does the product description say?
"Charcoal works to draw impurities from the pores, promoting a detoxifying effect, while biodegradable Jojoba Spheres gently exfoliate dead skin cells."
WIMJ summary for exfoliation

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

How honest is this product?

Promise Can it deliver?
Anti-blemish
Cleansing
Exfoliation
Total Promises Fulfilled score: 100/100.

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
HIGH

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)
1%
Declared
Plain old water
45% - 55%
Helps oil and water mix together
9.6% - 11.8%
Acts as a solvent for other ingredients. Speeds up the absorption of other ingredients into the skin
4.8% - 5.9%
One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant
3.1% - 3.7%
2.4% - 2.9%
Used to create a thicker product consistency
1.7% - 2.1%
Used as an abrasive ingredient for physical (mechanical) exfoliation
1.7% - 2.1%
Benefits for the skin are not clear
1.6% - 1.9%
1.1% - 1.3%
1% - 1.2%
Plant extract that can have healing and anti-inflammatory properties. It is a potential allergen and can be irritating
0.7% - 1.05%
0.6% - 0.9%
A plant extract that might help neutralize free radicals and reduce inflammation in skin. It can be irritating
0.55% - 0.8%
Helps soften the upper layer of the skin
0.6% - 0.9%
Helps stabilize the product formulation
0.35% - 0.65%
Can be drying and contribute to skin irritation. Used in formulars to dissolve other ingredients, create a thinner product consistency or for its antibacterial properties
0.3% - 0.55%
An umbrella term for the following three colorants: CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499
0.3% - 0.55%
An iron oxide. Used as a colorant. Is usually well tolerated
0.2% - 0.35%
An emollient that can also help water and oil mix together, as well as prevent bacteria growth in products
0.2% - 0.4%
Helps oil and water mix together and helps preserve the product formulation
0.2% - 0.4%
A preservative
0.1% - 0.15%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
0.05% - 0.1%
Fragrance with sweet balsamic smell. Help to preserve products and dissolve other ingredients. Could trigger allergic reactions and be irritating
0.05% - 0.1%

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