Biossance vs. Farmacy 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
Sunflower and Ginger Root Oils, Turmeric and Moringa Extract, Papaya Enzymes
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Anti-Aging
  • Brightening
  • Replenishing
  • Hydrating
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
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
Fragrance-free
Fragrance-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
-
PEG: Peg-20 Glyceryl Triisostearate, Peg-10 Isostearate
Allergy-inducing ingredients
Allergen: Limonene, Linalool
Allergen: Citral, Limonene, Linalool
Environment polluting ingredients
-
Microplastics (Microbeads): Polyethylene
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
2
-
-
-
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
6
-
Good for Dry Skin
1
-
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
7
-
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
72% low risk
18
12% medium risk
3
0% high risk
16% unknown risk
4
70% low risk
23
21% medium risk
7
3% high risk
1
6% unknown risk
2