The Ordinary
Hyaluronic Acid 2%

added by: Aleeza
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INCI - Ingredients List 19 components

Aqua (Water), Sodium Hyaluronate (Read About Hyaluronic Acid And How To Use Ithere), Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer, Panthenol, Ahnfeltia Concinna Extract, Glycerin, Pentylene Glycol, Propanediol, Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6, PPG-26-Buteth-26, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Citric Acid, Ethoxydiglycol, Caprylyl Glycol, Hexylene Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Chlorphenesin

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
1
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
1
Malassezia Feeding
Malassezia Feeding Supports fungal acne
1
Fragrance
Fragrance Complex chemicals
No

Positive effects

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Moisturising
Moisturising Hydrates the skin
7
Softening
Softening Improves texture
2
Anti aging
Anti aging Prevents aging
1
Healing
Healing Treats wounds
1
Antiseptic
Antiseptic Kills bacteria
3
Whitening
Whitening Improves skin tone
1

EWG Report

EWG Skin Deep safety summary
Low Hazard: 18
Moderate Hazard: 0
High Hazard: 0
94.7%
0%
0%
0%

Organic / Synthetic Ratio

See how many of the components are natural, and how many are synthetic.
Organic: 4
Synthetic: 14
Unknown: 0
21.1%
73.7%
0%

Ingredients List 19

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1.
Aqua (Water)
Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
2.
Sodium Hyaluronate (Read About Hyaluronic Acid And How To Use Ithere)
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG No data
3.
Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
4.
Panthenol
Vitamin, Hair conditioner
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Healing
5.
Ahnfeltia Concinna Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
6.
Glycerin
Emulsifier, Solvent, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
7.
Pentylene Glycol
Solvent, Emulsion stabilizer, Hair conditioner, Skin conditioner
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
8.
Propanediol
Emollient, Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
9.
Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6
Structurant, Emulsifier, Emollient
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
10.
PPG-26-Buteth-26
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
11.
PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil
Emulsifier, Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
PEG
Fungal acne
12.
Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate
Chelate, Hair dye
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
13.
Citric Acid
Preservative, Acidity Stabilizer, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Anti aging
Whitening
14.
Ethoxydiglycol
Surfactant, Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Moisturising
15.
Caprylyl Glycol
Preservative, Emollient
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Antiseptic
16.
Hexylene Glycol
Emulsifier, Solvent, Cosmetic active
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1 Safe
17.
Ethylhexylglycerin
Emollient, Cosmetic active, Skin conditioner, Antimicrobial agent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
Antiseptic
18.
Phenoxyethanol
Preservative
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-4 Safe - Moderate hazard
Moisturising
Antiseptic
19.
Chlorphenesin
Preservative
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe