Dangerous Ingredients and Acne Irritants List

A- D

Acetone – Irritant

Acetic Acid – Irritant

Acetylated Lanolin – Comedogenic

Acetylated Lanolin Alcohol – Comedogenic

Algae Extract – Comedogenic and Irritant

Algin – Comedogenic and Irritant

Benzyl Alcohol – Irritant

Benzoyl Peroxide * – Irritant

Bergamont Oil – Irritant

Black Pepper Oil – Irritant

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Cajeput Oil – Irritant

Camphor – Irritant

Carrageenan – Comedogenic

Cetearyl Alcohol + Ceteareth 20 – Comedogenic

Clove Oil – Comedogenic and Irritant

Cocoa Butter – Comedogenic

Coconut Butter – Comedogenic

Coconut Oil – Comedogenic

Colloidal Sulfur – Irritant

Comfrey Extract – Irritant

Corn Oil – Comedogenic

D & C Red # 9 – Comedogenic

Disodium Monooleamido PEG 2-Sulfosuccinate – Comedogenic

E – H

Ethyl Alcohol – Irritant

Ethylhexyl Palmitate – Comedogenic

Eucaliptus Extract – Irritant

Eucaliptus Oil – Irritant

Fennel Extract – Irritant

Geranium Oil – Irritant

Glyceryl-3-Diisostearate – Comedogenic

Hexadecyl Alcohol – Comedogenic

I – N

Isocetyl Stearate – Comedogenic

Isodecyl Oleate – Comedogenic

Isopropyl Alcohol – Irritant

Isopropyl Isosterate – Comedogenic

Isopropyl Myristate – Comedogenic

Isopropyl Palmitate – Comedogenic

Isostearyl Isostearate – Comedogenic

Isostearyl Neopentamoate – Comedogenic

Kava-kava Extract – Irritant

Jasmine Oil – Irritant

Laureth 4 – Comedogenic and Irritant

Lauric Acid – Comedogenic

Lavender Extract – Irritant

Lavender Oil – Irritant

Lemon Oil – Irritant

Lime Oil – Irritant

Melaleuca cajeputi oil – Irritant

Menthol – Irritant

Mineral Oil – Comedogenic

Myristyl Lactate – Comedogenic

Myristyl Myristate – Comedogenic

Myrrh – Irritant

O – R

Octyl Palmitate – Comedogenic

Octyl Stearate – Comedogenic and Irritant

Oleth-3 – Comedogenic

Oleyl Alcohol – Comedogenic

PEG 16 Lanolin – Comedogenic

PPG 2 Myristyl Propionate – Comedogenic

Polyglyceryl-3-Diisostearate – Comedogenic

Potassium Chloride – Comedogenic

Propylene Glycol – Irritant

Propylene Glycol Monostearate – Comedogenic

Quaternium 15 – Irritant

Red Algae – Comedogenic

Rosemary Extract – Irritant

S – U

Sage Extract – Irritant

SD Alcohol 40 – Irritant

Sodium Chloride (Salt) – Comedogenic

Sodium Lauryl Sulfate – Comedogenic

Solulan 16 – Comedogenic

Sorbitan Sesquioleate – Comedogenic

Steareth 10 – Comedogenic

Stearyl Heptanoate – Comedogenic

Syearyl Heptanoate – Comedogenic

Thyme Extract – Irritant

V – Z

Wheat Germ Oil – Comedogenic

Ylang-ylang Extract- Irritant

Xylene – Comedogenic

 

* (in high quantities)

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