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St. Ives Apricot Scrub, Blemish Control

3/24 Best Ingredients
14/24 Good Ingredients
7/24 Unfavorable Ingredients
5/24 Natural Ingredients

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Anti-aging Ingredients (Best For Face Cleansers)
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Face Cleansers)
Healing Ingredients (Best For Face Cleansers)
  • prunus armeniaca (apricot) fruit extract
    Apricot Kernel Oil. Rich in vitamins. Used as an emollient with anti-inflammatory properties.
Abrasive Ingredients
  • juglans regia (walnut) shell powder
    Walnut. Abrasive properties
Moisturizing Ingredients
  • zea mays (corn) kernel meal
    Corn Oil. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
  • glyceryl stearate
    Glyceryl Monoester. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
  • cetyl acetate
    Cetyl Acetate. Emollient
Sunscreen Ingredients
  • titanium dioxide (ci 77891)
    Titanium Dioxide. Sunscreen ingredient
Neutral Ingredients
  • water (aqua)
    Aqua. Water
  • glycol stearate se
    Glycol Distearate. Thickener, emulsifier
  • cetearyl alcohol
    Cetearyl Alcohol. Thickening agent
  • ceteareth 20
    Ceteareth-20. Solvent
  • carbomer
    Carbomer. Controls consistency
  • fragrance (parfum)
  • ppg 2 methyl ether
    Ppg-* Methyl Ether. Fragrance. Generally considered safe for use in cosmetics.
  • phenethyl alcohol
    Phenethyl Alcohol. Fragrance
Unfavorable Ingredients

Original List of Ingredients:
Active Ingredient Salicylic Acid (2.0%) Other Ingredients Water (Aqua), Juglans Regia (Walnut) Shell Powder, Glycol Stearate SE, Glycerin, Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate, Zea Mays (Corn) Kernel Meal, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Cetearyl Alcohol, Triethanolamine, Cetyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Fruit Extract, Cetyl Acetate, Ceteareth-20, Carbomer, Polysorbate 60, Acetylated Lanolin Alcohol, Fragrance (Parfum), PPG-2 Methyl Ether, Phenethyl Alcohol, Methylisothiazolinone, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).
Merchant's description of this product:
Packed with 100 percent natural exfoliants and salicylic acid, St. Ives Blemish Control Apricot Scrub reveals fresh, clean skin so you'll feel confident as you face the day. It gently cleans deep down into pores to help prevent blemishes and blackheads before they start. With regular use it can help give you a clearer, brighter complexion. All-Natural Extracts and Exfoliants St. Ives Blemish Control Apricot Scrub gets its cleansing power from 100 percent natural apricot extract, corn kernel meal, and walnut shell powder. These ingredients work together to reveal healthy, radiant skin. Apricots contain high levels of purifying carotenoids (like Vitamin A) and anti-oxidants to gently nourish and moisturize skin. Corn kernel meal comes directly from dried corn and is a gentle but powerful exfoliant that promotes skin cell turnover and regeneration for softer, brighter skin. Walnuts have a hard shell that once ground serves as another all-natural, effective exfoliant.... read more