Effaclar K Acne Treatment Fluid

La Roche-Posay

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Product Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG Rating Ratings)

  • Low Risk
  • Moderate Risk
  • High Risk
  • Unknown
74%
21%
5%
0%

CIR Findings Breakdown

  • A - Safe as Used
  • B - Safe with Qualifications
  • C - Unsafe
  • Unknown
37%
42%
0%
21%
EWG CIR Ingredient Name & Cosmetic Functions Notes
1
A
Glyceryl Stearate
(Emollient,Emulsifying)
Fungal Acne
Fungal Acne Trigger
1
A
DI-C12-13 Alkyl Malate
(Skin Conditioning,Emollient)
1
A
Cetyl Alcohol
(Emulsion Stabilising,Fragrance,Opacifying,Emulsifying,Surfactant,Foam Boosting,Viscosity Increasing Agent,Emollient,Masking,Viscosity Controlling)
comedogenic2
Comedogenic Rating (2)
1
Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer
(Emulsion Stabilising,Film Forming,Viscosity Controlling)
1
A
Xanthan Gum
(Binding Agent,Emulsion Stabilising,Skin Conditioning,Surfactant -Emulsifying Agent,Viscosity Increasing Agent,Binding,Gel Forming,Viscosity Controlling)
1
Water
(Solvent)
1
B
Capryloyl Salicylic Acid
(Skin Conditioning)
3
B
Propylene Glycol
(Fragrance,Humectant,Skin-Conditioningagent - Miscellaneous,Solvent,Viscosity Decreasing Agent,Skin Conditioning,Viscosity Controlling)
Good for Dry Skin
Good for Dry Skin
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
2
A
Cyclohexasiloxane
(Hair Conditioning,Skin Conditioning,Emollient,Solvent)
2
B
Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate
(Absorbent,Anticaking Agent,Viscosity Increasing Agent,Viscosity Controlling)
3
B
Sodium Hydroxide
(Denaturant,Ph Adjuster,Buffering Agent)
3
Zinc PCA
(Skin Conditioning,Humectant)
3
A
PEG-100 Stearate
(Surfactant)
Fungal Acne
Fungal Acne Trigger
3
A
PEG-4
(Humectant,Solvent)
5
B
PEG-4 Dilaurate
(Emulsifying,Surfactant)
5
B
PEG-4 Laurate
(Emulsifying,Surfactant)
8
Fragrance
(Deodorant,Masking,Perfuming)
4
6
B
Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate
(Preservative)