Aveeno vs. La Roche-Posay 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, Hydroxyacetophenone, Avena Sativa (oat) Kernel Flour, Chrysanthemum Parthenium (feverfew) Flower/leaf/stem Juice
Glycerin, Ceramide Np, Niacinamide, Citric Acid
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Hydrating
  • Exfoliating
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
  • Hydrating
  • Brightening
Ingredient Safety
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
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Fragrance-free
Fragrance-free
Essential Oil-free
Essential Oil-free
Alcohol-free
Alcohol-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Allergen-free
Allergen-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
-
PEG: Peg-120 Methyl Glucose Dioleate
Allergy-inducing ingredients
-
-
Environment polluting ingredients
-
-
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
3
-
-
-
-
-
-
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
2
Good for Dry Skin
2
Good for Oily Skin
1
Good for Sensitive Skin
2
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
1
-
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
72% low risk
13
22% medium risk
4
0% high risk
6% unknown risk
1
73% low risk
11
20% medium risk
3
0% high risk
7% unknown risk
1