Glycolic Acid 10% Hydrating Gel

Peter Thomas Roth

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Product Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG Rating Ratings)

  • Low Risk
  • Moderate Risk
  • High Risk
  • Unknown
56%
31%
6%
6%

CIR Findings Breakdown

  • A - Safe as Used
  • B - Safe with Qualifications
  • C - Unsafe
  • Unknown
63%
13%
0%
25%
EWG CIR Ingredient Name & Cosmetic Functions Notes
1
A
Disodium EDTA
(Chelating Agent,Viscosity Controlling)
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
A
Ascorbyl Palmitate
(Antioxidant,Masking)
Fungal Acne
Fungal Acne Trigger
comedogenic2
Comedogenic Rating (2)
1
A
Arginine
(Fragrance,Hair Conditioning,Skin Conditioning,Antistatic Agent,Masking)
1
Water
(Solvent)
2
A
Glycerin
(Denaturant,Fragrance,Hair Conditioning,Humectant,Skin Protecting,Viscosity Decreasing Agent,Perfuming,Solvent)
Good for Dry Skin
Good for Dry Skin
1
A
Phospholipids
(Skin Conditioning)
1
A
Hydroxyethylcellulose
(Binding Agent,Emulsion Stabilising,Film Forming,Viscosity Increasing Agent,Binding,Stabilising,Viscosity Controlling)
9
Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A)
Anti-Aging
Anti-Aging
Good for Dry Skin
Good for Dry Skin
comedogenic3
Comedogenic Rating (3)
3
Ammonium Hydroxide
(Denaturant,Ph Adjuster,Buffering Agent)
3
A
Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E)
(Antioxidant,Skin Conditioning)
Anti-Aging
Anti-Aging
4
A
Methylparaben
(Fragrance,Preservative)
Paraben
Paraben
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
6
A
BHT
(Antioxidant,Fragrance,Masking)
6
A
Imidazolidinyl Urea
(Preservative)
B
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
(Skin Conditioning)
Good for Sensitive Skin
Good for Sensitive Skin