Effaclar Clarifying Solution

La Roche-Posay

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Product Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG Rating Ratings)

  • Low Risk
  • Moderate Risk
  • High Risk
  • Unknown
63%
31%
0%
6%

CIR Findings Breakdown

  • A - Safe as Used
  • B - Safe with Qualifications
  • C - Unsafe
  • Unknown
25%
31%
0%
44%
EWG CIR Ingredient Name & Cosmetic Functions Notes
4
B
Glycolic Acid
(Exfoliant,Ph Adjuster,Buffering Agent)
Anti-Aging
Anti-Aging
Good for Oily Skin
Good for Oily Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
1
Ophiopogon Japonicus Root Extract
(Humectant,Skin Conditioning,Tonic)
1
B
Capryloyl Glycine
(Cleansing,Hair Conditioning,Surfactant)
1
A
Butylene Glycol
(Fragrance,Skin Conditioning,Solvent,Viscositydecreasing Agent,Humectant,Masking,Viscosity Controlling)
Good for Dry Skin
Good for Dry Skin
comedogenic1
Comedogenic Rating (1)
4
B
Salicylic Acid
(Antiacne Agent,Antidandruff Agent,Corn/Callus/Wart Remover,Denaturant,Exfoliant,Fragrance,Hair Conditioning,Skin Conditioning,Keratolytic,Masking,Preservative)
Acne-Fighting
Acne-Fighting
Good for Oily Skin
Good for Oily Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
1
Propanediol
(Solvent,Viscosity Decreasing Agent,Viscosity Controlling)
1
Scutellaria Baicalensis Root Extract
(Astringent,Humectant,Soothing)
1
Yeast Polysaccharides
(Film Forming,Skin Conditioning,Viscosity Increasing Agent,Skin Protecting,Viscosity Controlling)
2
A
PPG-26-Buteth-26
(Fragrance,Hair Conditioning,Skin Conditioning,Emulsifying,Surfactant)
3
B
Sodium Hydroxide
(Denaturant,Ph Adjuster,Buffering Agent)
1
Menthol
(Denaturant,External Analgesic,Flavoring Agent,Fragrance,Masking,Refreshing,Soothing)
Good for Oily Skin
Good for Oily Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
Bad for Dry Skin
Bad for Dry Skin
3
B
PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil
(Fragrance,Emulsifying,Surfactant,,Perfuming)
Fungal Acne
Fungal Acne Trigger
4
Alcohol Denat.
(Antifoaming Agent,Antimicrobial,Astringent,Masking,Solvent,Viscosity Controlling)
Bad for Dry Skin
Bad for Dry Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
Alcohol
Alcohol
4
A
Phenoxyethanol
(Fragrance,Preservative)
5
A
Benzyl Alcohol
(External Analgesic,Fragrance,Preservative,Solvent,Viscosity Decreasing Agent,Masking)
Allergens
Allergens
Tremella Fuciformis Polysaccharide
(Emulsion Stabilising,Film Forming,Skin Conditioning)