Botanics vs. Dermalogica 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, Vitamin C
Salicylic Acid, Menthol and Camphor
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Hydrating
  • Brightening
  • Replenishing
  • Exfoliating
  • Acne-Fighting
  • Soothing
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
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
-
PEG: PEG-120 Methyl Glucose Dioleate
Sodium Laureth Sulfate: Cocamidopropyl Betaine
Allergy-inducing ingredients
-
Allergen: Citral, Limonene, Geraniol, Citronellol
Environment polluting ingredients
-
-
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
2
-
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
1
-
Good for Dry Skin
2
Good for Oily Skin
3
Good for Sensitive Skin
1
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
3
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
4
-
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
79% low risk
11
21% medium risk
3
0% high risk
0% unknown risk
70% low risk
23
24% medium risk
8
6% high risk
2
0% unknown risk