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St. Ives Fresh Skin Apricot Scrub, Deeply Exfoliating

7/24 Best Ingredients
9/24 Good Ingredients
8/24 Unfavorable Ingredients
6/24 Natural Ingredients

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Abrasive Ingredients (Best For Face Exfoliators)
  • juglans regia (walnut) shell powder
    Walnut. Abrasive properties
Anti-aging Ingredients (Best For Face Exfoliators)
Cleansing Ingredients (Best For Face Exfoliators)
Healing Ingredients (Best For Face Exfoliators)
  • prunus armeniaca (apricot) fruit extract
    Apricot Kernel Oil. Rich in vitamins. Used as an emollient with anti-inflammatory properties.
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Face Exfoliators)
  • glyceryl stearate
    Glyceryl Monoester. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
  • zea mays (corn) kernel meal
    Corn Oil. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
  • cetyl acetate
    Cetyl Acetate. Emollient
Sunscreen Ingredients
  • titanium dioxide (ci 77891)
    Titanium Dioxide. Sunscreen ingredient
Neutral Ingredients
  • water
    Aqua. Water
  • 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
  • limonene
    Limonene. Fragrance
Unfavorable Ingredients

Original List of Ingredients:
Water (Aqua, Eau), Juglans Regia (Walnut) Shell Powder, Glyceryl Stearate, Glycerin, Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate, Zea Mays (Corn) Kernel Meal, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Cetearyl Alcohol, Cetyl Alcohol, PEG-100 Stearate, Cetyl Acetate, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Polysorbate 60, Ceteareth-20, Acetylated Lanolin Alcohol, Triethanolamine, Carbomer, Fragrance (Parfum), PPG-2 Methyl Ether, Phenethyl Alcohol, Limonene, Linalool, Methylisothiazolinone, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Fruit Extract.
Merchant's description of this product:
St. Ives Fresh Skin Apricot Scrub deep cleans to leave skin healthy and refreshed. This mild formula is 100 percent sulfate free, and contains natural ingredients that purify and exfoliate for a radiant complexion. By gently removing excess dirt and oil, this scrub lets skin's natural radiance shine through. All-Natural Exfoliants and Moisturizers This scrub gets its cleansing power from 100 percent natural apricot extract, corn kernel meal, walnut shell powder, and glycerin. These ingredients work together to reveal a healthy, radiant complexion. Apricots contain high levels of purifying carotenoids (like Vitamin A) and anti-oxidants to gently nourish and moisturize skin. Glycerin further replenishes moisture so skin feels soft and smooth. Corn kernel meal comes directly from dried corn and is a gentle but powerful exfoliant that promotes 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