Botanics 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, Citric acid, Vitamin C
Glycerin, Ceramide Np, Niacinamide, Citric Acid
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Hydrating
  • Brightening
  • Replenishing
  • 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
2
-
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
1
-
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)
79% low risk
11
21% medium risk
3
0% high risk
0% unknown risk
73% low risk
11
20% medium risk
3
0% high risk
7% unknown risk
1