La Roche-Posay
Medicated Gel Acne Cleanser

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Ingredients Analysis Professional View Reviews 0

INCI - Ingredients List 16 components

Active 2 Salicylic Acid.inactive Water, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Decyl Glucoside, Glycerin, Sodium Chloride, Coco-Betaine, PEG-150 Pentaerythrityl Tetrastearate, Hexylene Glycol, Sodium Hydroxide, PEG-6 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides, Zinc Gluconate, Tetrasodium EDTA, Polyquaternium-47, Menthol, Capryloyl Salicylic Acid, Citric Acid

Notable Ingredients

The most well-known and effective components.
Niacinamide
Retinoids
Hyaluronic Acid
AHA (Alphahydroxy Acid)
BHA (Betahydroxy acid)
PHA (Polyhydroxy acid)
Antioxidants
Vitamins
Ceramides

Potential Hazard / Side Effects

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Allergens
Allergens May provoke allergy
No
Alcohols
Alcohols Irritate and dry skin
No
Comedogenic
Comedogenic Subject to clog pores
2
Gluten
Gluten Celiac unsafe
No
Silicones
Silicones Difficult to wash off
No
Sulfates
Sulfates May damage skin
1
Parabens
Parabens Potentially toxic
No
PEG
PEG Polyethylene glycol
2
Malassezia Feeding
Malassezia Feeding Supports fungal acne
No
Fragrance
Fragrance Complex chemicals
No

Positive effects

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Moisturising
Moisturising Hydrates the skin
1
Softening
Softening Improves texture
1
Soothing
Soothing Reduces irritation
1
Anti aging
Anti aging Prevents aging
1
Antiseptic
Antiseptic Kills bacteria
3
Whitening
Whitening Improves skin tone
1

EWG Report

EWG Skin Deep safety summary
Low Hazard: 15
Moderate Hazard: 0
High Hazard: 0
93.8%
0%
0%
0%

Organic / Synthetic Ratio

See how many of the components are natural, and how many are synthetic.
Organic: 4
Synthetic: 11
Unknown: 0
25%
68.8%
0%

Ingredients List 16

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1.
Active 2 Salicylic Acid.inactive Water
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG No data
2.
Sodium Laureth Sulfate
Emulsifier, Surfactant, Frother
CMG 3 Moderate
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Sulfate
3.
Decyl Glucoside
Emulsifier, Surfactant
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
4.
Glycerin
Emulsifier, Solvent, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
5.
Sodium Chloride
Structurant
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Antiseptic
6.
Coco-Betaine
Emulsifier, Surfactant, Frother
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Antiseptic
7.
PEG-150 Pentaerythrityl Tetrastearate
Structurant, Emulsifier
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
PEG
8.
Hexylene Glycol
Emulsifier, Solvent, Cosmetic active
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1 Safe
9.
Sodium Hydroxide
Surfactant
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-4 Safe - Moderate hazard
10.
PEG-6 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
PEG
11.
Zinc Gluconate
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
12.
Tetrasodium EDTA
Chelate
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2 Safe
13.
Polyquaternium-47
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
14.
Menthol
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Soothing
Antiseptic
15.
Capryloyl Salicylic Acid
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
16.
Citric Acid
Preservative, Acidity Stabilizer, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Anti aging
Whitening