Aveeno vs. First Aid Beauty Cleanser, Compared

Which of these skincare favorites should you use? We compare the two products based on their ingredients and safety information.
Notable Ingredients
Glycerin, Citric Acid
Glycolic and Lactic Acids, Lemon Peel, Indian Gooseberry
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Hydrating
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
  • Exfoliating
  • Soothing
  • Hydrating
Ingredient Safety
Essential Oil-free
Essential Oil-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Allergen-free
Allergen-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Fragrance-free
Fragrance-free
Essential Oil-free
Essential Oil-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Allergen-free
Allergen-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
Paraben: Methylparaben
Fragrance: Fragrance
PEG: Sodium Laureth Sulfate, PEG-16 Soy Sterol, Laureth-4
Sodium Laureth Sulfate: Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine
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Allergy-inducing ingredients
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Environment polluting ingredients
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Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
2
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-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
-
Bad for Oily Skin
1
Bad for Sensitive Skin
2
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
2
Good for Dry Skin
3
Good for Oily Skin
3
Good for Sensitive Skin
3
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
3
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Bad for Sensitive Skin
3
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Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
56% low risk
10
39% medium risk
7
6% high risk
1
0% unknown risk
67% low risk
16
33% medium risk
8
0% high risk
0% unknown risk