Aveeno vs. Shiseido 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
Micro White Powder and White Clay, Rice Germ Oil, Comforting Scent of Imucalm Compound™, Pure Kirishima Mineral Spring Water
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Hydrating
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
  • Acne-Fighting
  • Hydrating
  • Protecting
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
Alcohol-free
Alcohol-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-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
Fragrance: Fragrance
PEG: Peg-8, Peg-60 Glyceryl Isostearate
Sodium Laureth Sulfate: Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
Allergy-inducing ingredients
-
Allergen: Linalool, Geraniol, Citronellol
Environment polluting ingredients
-
-
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
2
-
-
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
4
-
Good for Sensitive Skin
1
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
Bad for Dry Skin
1
Bad for Oily Skin
1
Bad for Sensitive Skin
3
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
3
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
56% low risk
10
39% medium risk
7
6% high risk
1
0% unknown risk
71% low risk
24
24% medium risk
8
6% high risk
2
0% unknown risk