Biossance vs. ELEMIS Oil Cleanser, Compared

Which of these skincare favorites should you use? We compare the two products based on their ingredients and safety information.
Notable Ingredients
Eight Plant-derived Oils and Extracts, 100% Plant-Derived Squalane, Hemisqualane
Glycerin, Vitamin E, Citric Acid
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Anti-Aging
  • Brightening
  • Replenishing
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
  • Hydrating
Ingredient Safety
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Fragrance-free
Fragrance-free
Alcohol-free
Alcohol-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
-
Fragrance: Fragrance (Parfum)
PEG: PEG-6 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides, PEG-8 Beeswax, PEG-60 Almond Glycerides
Allergy-inducing ingredients
Allergen: Limonene, Linalool
Allergen: Linalool, Geraniol, Citronellol, Limonene
Environment polluting ingredients
-
-
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
2
-
-
-
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
6
-
Good for Dry Skin
4
-
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
Bad for Dry Skin
1
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
9
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
2
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
72% low risk
18
12% medium risk
3
0% high risk
16% unknown risk
4
65% low risk
26
25% medium risk
10
5% high risk
2
5% unknown risk
2