Apricot Scrub Blemish & Blackhead Control

Average rating from 98 Ratings
4.4

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Quick Product Notes
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Paraben-Free
Sulfate-Free
Alcohol-Free
Silicone-Free
EU Allergen-Free
Fungal Acne (Malassezia) Safe

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Notable Effects & Ingredients


Acne-Fighting from 1 Ingredient(s):
Salicylic Acid

UV Protection from 1 Ingredient(s):
Titanium Dioxide

Ingredients Related to Skin Types
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Dry Skin
2
Oily/Acne-Prone Skin
1
4
Sensitive Skin
1
1

Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG Health Ratings)

  • Low Risk
  • Moderate Risk
  • High Risk
  • Unknown
69%
19%
8%
4%

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Product Ingredient List

(Showing first 5 of 26 Ingredients)
EWG CIR Ingredient Name & Cosmetic Functions Notes
4
B
Salicylic Acid
(Skin Conditioning, Masking, Fragrance, Hair Conditioning, Antidandruff Agent, Antiacne Agent, Denaturant, Preservative, Exfoliant, Keratolytic, Corn/Callus/Wart Remover)
Acne-Fighting
Acne-Fighting
Good for Oily Skin
Good for Oily Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
Bad for Sensitive Skin
Juglans Regia (Walnut) Shell Powder
1
A
Glyceryl Stearate SE
(Surfactant, Emulsifying)
Bad for Oily Skin
Bad for Oily Skin
Fungal Acne
Fungal Acne Trigger
comedogenic3
Comedogenic Rating (3)
3
B
Propylene Glycol
(Solvent, Skin Conditioning, Fragrance, Humectant, Viscosity Controlling, Viscosity Decreasing Agent, Skin-Conditioningagent - Miscellaneous)
Good for Dry Skin
Good for Dry Skin
3
Sodium Laureth Sulfate
(Surfactant, Emulsifying, Cleansing, Foaming)
Bad for Oily Skin
Bad for Oily Skin
Sulfate
Sulfate
comedogenic3
Comedogenic Rating (3)

Latest User Reviews

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Caused more acne, resulted in tight skin.
Skin Type: dry Skin
Skin Concerns: Post Inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH), Acne, Dehydrated Skin

I would not recommend this product for anyone. The scrubbing part of the mixture was rough and scraped at my skin like a handful of gravel, even while trying to be gentle, and I believe was a key reason why my acne exploded after use. The scrub also dried my skin out where my face was left feeling incredibly tight and almost ready to crack if I moved too much. After washing off the scrub, my face looked notably more red than before.

HORRIBLE
Skin Type: oily Skin
Skin Concerns: Acne, Blackheads, Uneven Skin Tone, Whiteheads/Closed Comedones

Do not use any scrub containing walnut shells on your face, let alone acne-prone skin. It is too harsh of an exfoliant and will worsen your acne. The salicylic acid in this product does not offset the four other pore-clogging ingredients, let alone the microtears the walnut shell will leave on your poor skin. If you have this around, it is fine to use occasionally on the body, and especially feet, but please do not put this on your poor face!