Clinique vs. Shiseido 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
Glycerin, Vitamin E
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Exfoliating
  • Protecting
  • Hydrating
  • Hydrating
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
Ingredient Safety
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
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Alcohol-free
Alcohol-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
Petrolatum: Petrolatum
Fragrance: Fragrance
PEG: Peg-60 Glyceryl Isostearate, Peg-6, Peg-32
Allergy-inducing ingredients
-
Allergen: Limonene
Environment polluting ingredients
-
-
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
1
Good for Oily Skin
1
Good for Sensitive Skin
1
-
-
-
-
-
Good for Dry Skin
3
-
-
-
-
Bad for Oily Skin
2
Bad for Sensitive Skin
2
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
4
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
78% low risk
7
22% medium risk
2
0% high risk
0% unknown risk
70% low risk
14
25% medium risk
5
5% high risk
1
0% unknown risk