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Whether you prefer a strong antibacterial body wash or whether you want something that will soothe and beautify your skin, it all begins with the right ingredients. Choosing the right body wash means choosing what’s in the bottle. Our search tool allows you to find the right body wash for your skin type and needs.

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Softsoap Body Butter Shea & Almond Oil Moisturizing Body Wash

7/20 Best Ingredients
11/20 Good Ingredients
2/20 Unfavorable Ingredients
8/20 Natural Ingredients
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Abrasive Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • sodium chloride
    Sodium Chloride. Table salt. Used as preservative or abrasive ingredient.
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
4
  • sodium laureth sulfate
    Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Surfactant, cleansing agent
  • laureth 4
    Laureth 4. Surfactant
  • tetrasodium edta
    Edta. Chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin. Considered safe because it's difficult to absorb through skin
  • citric acid
    Citric Acid. Natural preservative, chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin.
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
2
  • butyrospermum parkii (shea) butter
    Shea Butter. Very effective skin moisturizer.
  • prunus amygdalus dulcis (sweet almond) fruit extract
    Sweet Almond. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
Sunscreen Ingredients
1
  • titanium dioxide
    Titanium Dioxide. Sunscreen ingredient
Neutral Ingredients
10
  • aqua/water/eau
    Aqua. Water
  • acrylates copolymer
    Styrene/acrylates Copolymer. Filler
  • parfum/fragrance
    Fragrance.
  • glycol distearate
    Glycol Distearate. Thickener, emulsifier
  • sodium hydroxide
    Sodium Hydroxide. Controls pH levels. Skin irritation or pain if used above concentration limits.
  • acacia senegal gum
    Acacia Senegal Gum. Thickening, film forming agent.
  • gelatin
    Gelatin. Thickening agent
  • mica
    Mica. Pigment for skin shine
  • xanthan gum
    Xanthan Gum. Thickening agent
  • iron oxides
    Iron Oxides. Color
Unfavorable Ingredients
2
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Eucerin Skin Calming Dry Skin Body Wash Oil

4/10 Best Ingredients
5/10 Good Ingredients
1/10 Unfavorable Ingredient
3/10 Natural Ingredients
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Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
4
  • laureth 4
    Laureth 4. Surfactant
  • mipa laureth sulfate
    Mipa Laureth Sulfate. Cleansing agent
Anti-aging Ingredients
2
Neutral Ingredients
3
Unfavorable Ingredients
1
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$3.44
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Irish Spring Signature 3-In-1 Bodywash

6/15 Best Ingredients
7/15 Good Ingredients
2/15 Unfavorable Ingredients
3/15 Natural Ingredients
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Abrasive Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • sodium chloride
    Sodium Chloride. Table salt. Used as preservative or abrasive ingredient.
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
4
  • sodium laureth sulfate
    Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Surfactant, cleansing agent
  • cocamide mea
    Cocamide Mea. Cleansing agent
  • citric acid
    Citric Acid. Natural preservative, chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin.
  • tetrasodium edta
    Edta. Chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin. Considered safe because it's difficult to absorb through skin
Protective Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • sodium salicylate
    Sodium Salicylate. Preservative, anti-inflammatory effects
Anti-aging Ingredients
1
Healing Ingredients
1
  • panthenol
    Vitamin B5. Heals broken or itchy skin
Neutral Ingredients
5
  • water
    Aqua. Water
  • fragrance
    Fragrance.
  • polyquaternium 7
    Polyquaternium 7. Anti-static agent
  • fd&c yellow 5
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
  • fd&c blue 1
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
Unfavorable Ingredients
2
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Dial Body Wash Lavender & Twilight Jasmine

6/15 Best Ingredients
7/15 Good Ingredients
2/15 Unfavorable Ingredients
2/15 Natural Ingredients
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Abrasive Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • sodium chloride
    Sodium Chloride. Table salt. Used as preservative or abrasive ingredient.
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
5
  • sodium laureth sulfate
    Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Surfactant, cleansing agent
  • peg 8
    Peg-8. Surfactant, Cleansing agent
  • cocamidopropyl pg dimonium chloride
    Cocamidopropyl Pg Dimonium Chloride. Cleansing agent
  • citric acid
    Citric Acid. Natural preservative, chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin.
  • tetrasodium edta
    Edta. Chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin. Considered safe because it's difficult to absorb through skin
Anti-aging Ingredients
1
Neutral Ingredients
6
  • water
    Aqua. Water
  • fragrance
    Fragrance.
  • polyquaternium 10
    Polyquaternium 10. Film-forming agent
  • isostearamidopropyl morpholine lactate
    Isostearamidopropyl Morpholine Lactate. Antistatic agent
  • red 33
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
  • blue 1
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
Unfavorable Ingredients
2
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Caress Tahitian Renewal Silkening Body Wash

7/22 Best Ingredients
11/22 Good Ingredients
4/22 Unfavorable Ingredients
6/22 Natural Ingredients
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Abrasive Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
2
  • polyethylene
    Polyethylene. Abrasive agent
  • sodium chloride
    Sodium Chloride. Table salt. Used as preservative or abrasive ingredient.
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
3
  • sodium laureth sulfate
    Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Surfactant, cleansing agent
  • cocamide mea
    Cocamide Mea. Cleansing agent
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
2
  • elaeis guineensis (palm) flower extract
    Palm Oil. Moisturizer
  • ppg 9
    Ppg-9. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
Anti-aging Ingredients
3
  • punica granatum seed powder
    Pomegranate. Antioxidant, assists skin regeneration
Healing Ingredients
1
  • helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil
    Sunflower Seed Oil. Sunflower seed oil is used as an emollient. It is a good source of Vitamin E and helps heal dry skin.
Sunscreen Ingredients
1
  • titanium dioxide
    Titanium Dioxide. Sunscreen ingredient
Neutral Ingredients
6
  • water/agua
    Aqua. Water
  • acrylates copolymer
    Styrene/acrylates Copolymer. Filler
  • fragrance/fragrancia
    Fragrance.
  • carmine
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
  • mica
    Mica. Pigment for skin shine
  • red 40
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
Unfavorable Ingredients
4
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$7.78
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Dial Body Wash Moisturizing Greek Yogurt Vanilla Honey

8/19 Best Ingredients
7/19 Good Ingredients
4/19 Unfavorable Ingredients
4/19 Natural Ingredients
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Abrasive Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • sodium chloride
    Sodium Chloride. Table salt. Used as preservative or abrasive ingredient.
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
6
  • sodium laureth sulfate
    Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Surfactant, cleansing agent
  • peg 8
    Peg-8. Surfactant, Cleansing agent
  • peg 200 hydrogenated glyceryl palmate
    Peg-200 Glyceryl Palmate. Cleansing agent
  • cocamide mea
    Cocamide Mea. Cleansing agent
  • tetrasodium edta
    Edta. Chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin. Considered safe because it's difficult to absorb through skin
  • citric acid
    Citric Acid. Natural preservative, chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin.
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • peg 7 glyceryl cocoate
    Glyceryl Monoester. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
Anti-aging Ingredients
1
Healing Ingredients
1
  • honey extract
    Honey. Antibacterial properties. Heals broken skin.
Conditioning Ingredients
1
  • hydrolyzed yogurt protein
    Yogurt. Skin-conditioning agent
Neutral Ingredients
4
  • water
    Aqua. Water
  • fragrance
    Fragrance.
  • polyquaternium 7
    Polyquaternium 7. Anti-static agent
  • styrene/acrylates copolymer
    Styrene/acrylates Copolymer. Filler
Unfavorable Ingredients
4
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$8.97
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NIVEA Care and Happiness Moisturizing Body Wash

8/18 Best Ingredients
6/18 Good Ingredients
4/18 Unfavorable Ingredients
5/18 Natural Ingredients
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Abrasive Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
2
  • bambusa vulgaris shoot extract
    Bamboo. Used as a moisturizer or abrasive agent
  • sodium chloride
    Sodium Chloride. Table salt. Used as preservative or abrasive ingredient.
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
3
  • sodium laureth sulfate
    Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Surfactant, cleansing agent
  • peg 200 hydrogenated glyceryl palmate
    Peg-200 Glyceryl Palmate. Cleansing agent
  • citric acid
    Citric Acid. Natural preservative, chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin.
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
2
  • peg 7 glyceryl cocoate
    Glyceryl Monoester. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
  • hydrolyzed milk protein
    Hydrolyzed Milk Protein. Moisturizing properties
Protective Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • sodium salicylate
    Sodium Salicylate. Preservative, anti-inflammatory effects
Neutral Ingredients
6
  • polyquaternium 7
    Polyquaternium 7. Anti-static agent
  • styrene/acrylates copolymer
    Styrene/acrylates Copolymer. Filler
  • yellow 6
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
Unfavorable Ingredients
4
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$6.99
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Aveeno Active Naturals Daily Moisturizing Body Wash

5/17 Best Ingredients
9/17 Good Ingredients
3/17 Unfavorable Ingredients
7/17 Natural Ingredients
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Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
3
  • sodium laureth sulfate
    Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Surfactant, cleansing agent
  • tetrasodium edta
    Edta. Chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin. Considered safe because it's difficult to absorb through skin
  • citric acid
    Citric Acid. Natural preservative, chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin.
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
2
  • avena sativa (oat) kernel flour
    Oat. Moisturizer
  • avena sativa (oat) kernel extract
    Oat. Moisturizer
Anti-aging Ingredients
2
Healing Ingredients
1
  • helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil
    Sunflower Seed Oil. Sunflower seed oil is used as an emollient. It is a good source of Vitamin E and helps heal dry skin.
Conditioning Ingredients
2
  • hydroxypropyltrimonium hydrolized wheat starch
    Hydroxypropyltrimonium Hydrolyzed Wheat Starch. Skin conditioning agent
  • guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride
    Guar Gum. Skin conditioning agent
Neutral Ingredients
4
  • water
    Aqua. Water
  • glycol distearate
    Glycol Distearate. Thickener, emulsifier
  • polyquaternium 10
    Polyquaternium 10. Film-forming agent
  • fragrance
    Fragrance.
Unfavorable Ingredients
3
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$3.76
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NIVEA Creme Moisturizing Body Wash

5/17 Best Ingredients
9/17 Good Ingredients
3/17 Unfavorable Ingredients
6/17 Natural Ingredients
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Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
3
  • sodium laureth sulfate
    Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Surfactant, cleansing agent
  • peg 200 hydrogenated glyceryl palmate
    Peg-200 Glyceryl Palmate. Cleansing agent
  • citric acid
    Citric Acid. Natural preservative, chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin.
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
2
  • peg 7 glyceryl cocoate
    Glyceryl Monoester. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
Anti-aging Ingredients
1
Healing Ingredients
2
  • panthenol
    Vitamin B5. Heals broken or itchy skin
  • helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil
    Sunflower Seed Oil. Sunflower seed oil is used as an emollient. It is a good source of Vitamin E and helps heal dry skin.
Neutral Ingredients
6
  • water/aqua
    Aqua. Water
  • octyldodecanol
    Octyldodecanol. Lubricant. Potentially irritating, potential cause for contact dermatitis. Not enough data
  • polyquaternium 7
    Polyquaternium 7. Anti-static agent
  • peg 40 hydrogenated castor oil
    Castor Oil. Emulsifying agent. Patients with occupational dermatoses may have a reaction to castor oil
  • styrene/acrylates copolymer
    Styrene/acrylates Copolymer. Filler
  • fragrance/fragrancia
    Fragrance.
Unfavorable Ingredients
3
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Irish Spring Body Wash Aloe

5/14 Best Ingredients
6/14 Good Ingredients
3/14 Unfavorable Ingredients
3/14 Natural Ingredients
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Abrasive Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • sodium chloride
    Sodium Chloride. Table salt. Used as preservative or abrasive ingredient.
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
3
  • cocamide mea
    Cocamide Mea. Cleansing agent
  • citric acid
    Citric Acid. Natural preservative, chelating agent, removes unwanted compounds from the skin.
Protective Ingredients (Best For Body Wash)
1
  • sodium salicylate
    Sodium Salicylate. Preservative, anti-inflammatory effects
Anti-aging Ingredients
1
Neutral Ingredients
5
  • water
    Aqua. Water
  • fragrance
    Fragrance.
  • polyquaternium 7
    Polyquaternium 7. Anti-static agent
  • d&c yellow 10
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
  • fd&c green 3
    Pigment. Pigment for skin care products.
Unfavorable Ingredients
3