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Water[20] (Aqua[20]), Corn Kernel Meal, Juglans Regia (Walnut) Shell Powder, Lauramide DEA[9], Butylene Glycol[8], Aloe[23] Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Carbomer[17], Chamomile[18] Flower Extract, Disodium EDTA[11], Hamamelis[15] Virginiana (Witch Hazel[15]) Extract, Honey[22] (Mel), Lavendula Angustifolia (Lavender[21]) Extract, Propylene Glycol[4], Rosemary[6] Leaf Extract, Sodium PCA[16], Sodium Laureth Sulfate[3], Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate[1], Thyme Extract[13], Triethanolamine[7], DMDM Hydantoin[10], Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate[2], Methylparabe[14]n, Propylparaben[12], Fragrance[19] (Parfum[19]), Titanium Dioxide[5]

Baxter of California  Facial Scrub

Ingredient Analysis
1. Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate. Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an cleansing, foaming, cleansing surfactant ingredient.
2. Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate. A widely used preservative that prevents fungal growth in products, it can (rarely) cause sensitizing reactions in some people
3. Anionic Surfactants ( Sodium Laureth Sulfate ) Used as surfactants & emulsifiers in cleansers & can be irritating to the skin, depending on alkalinity, some are very gentle. It's important to remember though, that just because a cleanser has sulfates in it doesn't mean it'll be drying and irritating. Take note of the other ingredients in the product (like anti-irritants, emollients, moisturizers) and where on the ingredient list the sulfate surfactant is listed. Click to read more about the different kinds used in skincare.
4. Propylene Glycol. solvent; humectant; gives a product "slip"; helps "carry" other ingredients into the skin; also enhances the efficacy of preservatives; controls viscosity
5. Titanium Dioxide. A broad-spectrum SPF sunscreen; sometimes used as a pigment & for its opacity
6. rosemary extract ( Rosemary ) antimicrobial antioxidant with a calming effect; but its fragrant components can cause irritation if present in large amounts. If listed at the end of the ingredient list, it's likely added in a small amount.
7. Triethanolamine. Triethanolamine is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an pH buffering, emulsifying, that masks the scent of other ingredients in a formula aka masking, cleansing surfactant ingredient.
8. Butylene Glycol. solvent; penetration enhancer; humectant moisturizer; in cleansing creams it dissolves dirt, avoids the product from drying too quickly during the removal stage & helps formulas spread better
9. alkyrol amides ( Lauramide DEA ) hydrophilic thickeners & foaming agents
10. DMDM Hydantoin. Dmdm Hydantoin is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an preservative ingredient.
11. Disodium EDTA. preservative & product stabilizer; helps the topical penetration of active ingredients; chelating agent
12. Propylparaben. Propylparaben is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an fragrance, preservative ingredient.
13. Thyme Extract. antioxidant fragrant skin-conditioner, can be irritating. One study showed in vitro that this is a more effective anti-bacterial than benzoyl peroxide on P. acnes bacteria
14. preservatives ( Methylparabe ) Used as a preservative or enhances the efficacy of preservatives
15. witch hazel ( Hamamelis ) fragrant astringent; antioxidant & anti-irritant properties (some forms can be irritating, click to read why)
16. Sodium PCA. Humectant moisturizer
17. Carbomer. Carbomer is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an emulsion stabilizing, gelling, viscosity controlling ingredient.
18. Chamomile. anti-inflammatory,calming,soothing
19. Fragrance ( Parfum ) 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.
20. solvents ( Water,Aqua ) solvent
21. Lavender. Mainly used for aromatherapy than skincare; mild antimicrobial/anti-inflammatory effects make it useful as part of a preservative system in a product; fragrance components oxidize on skin & can cause irritation
22. Honey. Honey is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an flavouring or perfuming, humectant moisturizing ingredient.
23. Aloe. emollient moisturizer with anti-inflammatory; antioxidant, & antibacterial qualities

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