Salicylic Acid 2%. Butyl Avocadate, Cetyl Hydroxyethylcellulose1, Cocamidopropyl Betaine5, Disodium EDTA3, Ethoxydiglycol, Ext. Violet 2 (CI 60730), Fragrance4, Menthol6, Menthyl Lactate2, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Water (Aqua).
|1hydroxyethylcellulose||gelling & thickening agent|
|2menthyl lactate||Flavoring, cooling agent and fragrance ingredient, derivative of menthol. Likely irritating.|
|3disodium EDTA||preservative & product stabilizer; helps the topical penetration of active ingredients; chelating agent|
|4fragrance||Fragrance in skin care is like spraying perfume on your face. Smells nice, but potentially irritating and damaging to your skin's acid mantle. Especially if these ingredients are high up on the ingredient list.|
|5betaine||a humectant moisturizer; can enhance the texture and height of foam|
|6menthol||Anti-bacterial astringent; fragrance; that cooling feeling is your skin being irritated|