The Ordinary Caffeine Solution 5% + Egcg

The Ordinary
Caffeine Solution 5% + Egcg

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INCI - Ingredients List 26 components

Aqua, Caffeine, Maltodextrin, Glycerin, Propanediol, Egcg Extract, Gallyl Glucoside, Hyaluronic Acid, Oxidized Glutathione, Melanin, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Seed Extract, Urea, Pentylene Glycol, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6, Xanthan Gum, Lactic Acid, Dehydroacetic Acid, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Propyl Gallate, Dimethyl Isosorbide, Benzyl Alcohol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol

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

Positive effects

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Moisturising
Moisturising Hydrates the skin
10
Softening
Softening Improves texture
3
Soothing
Soothing Reduces irritation
1
Acne fighting
Acne fighting Removes and prevents acne
1
Anti aging
Anti aging Prevents aging
3
Antioxidant
Antioxidant Blocks free radicals
3
Healing
Healing Treats wounds
2
Antiseptic
Antiseptic Kills bacteria
5
Whitening
Whitening Improves skin tone
1
UV Protection
UV Protection Blocks sun
1

EWG Report

EWG Skin Deep safety summary
Low Hazard: 23
Moderate Hazard: 1
High Hazard: 0
88.5%
3.8%
0%
0%

Organic / Synthetic Ratio

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Organic: 7
Synthetic: 17
Unknown: 0
26.9%
65.4%
0%

Ingredients List 26

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1.
Aqua
Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
2.
Caffeine
Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Antioxidant
UV Filter
3.
Maltodextrin
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
4.
Glycerin
Emulsifier, Solvent, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
5.
Propanediol
Emollient, Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
6.
Egcg Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG No data
7.
Gallyl Glucoside
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
8.
Hyaluronic Acid
Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
Anti aging
Healing
9.
Oxidized Glutathione
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG No data
10.
Melanin
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
11.
Glycine Soja (Soybean) Seed Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Anti aging
Antioxidant
12.
Urea
Cosmetic active, Perfume ingredient, Hair conditioner, Skin conditioner
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Moisturising
Soothing
13.
Pentylene Glycol
Solvent, Emulsion stabilizer, Hair conditioner, Skin conditioner
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
14.
Hydroxyethylcellulose
Structurant, Emulsion stabilizer, Viscosity stabilizer, Water-retaining agent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
15.
Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6
Structurant, Emulsifier, Emollient
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
16.
Xanthan Gum
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Antiseptic
17.
Lactic Acid
Acidity Stabilizer, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-4 Safe - Moderate hazard
Moisturising
Acne fighting
Anti aging
Healing
Whitening
18.
Dehydroacetic Acid
Preservative
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Antiseptic
19.
Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate
Chelate, Hair dye
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
20.
Propyl Gallate
Antioxidant
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 3 Moderate hazard
Antioxidant
21.
Dimethyl Isosorbide
Solvent, Viscosity stabilizer
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
22.
Benzyl Alcohol
Solvent, Perfume ingredient
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-5 Safe - Moderate hazard
Allergen
Alcohol
23.
1,2-Hexanediol
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
24.
Ethylhexylglycerin
Emollient, Cosmetic active, Skin conditioner, Antimicrobial agent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
Antiseptic
25.
Phenoxyethanol
Preservative
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-4 Safe - Moderate hazard
Moisturising
Antiseptic
26.
Caprylyl Glycol
Preservative, Emollient
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Antiseptic