CLINIQUE vs. Neutrogena 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
Safflower Seed Oil, Vitamin E
Rosemary Leaf Extract, tea oil camellia, Glycerin
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Anti-Aging
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
  • Soothing
  • Protecting
  • Anti-Aging
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
Essential Oil-free
Essential Oil-free
Alcohol-free
Alcohol-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
PEG: Sorbeth-30 Tetraoleate, Peg-5 Glyceryl Triisostearate
Paraben: Propylparaben
Fragrance: Fragrance
PEG: PEG-6 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides, PEG-8 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides
Petrolatum: Mineral Oil
Allergy-inducing ingredients
-
Allergen: Benzyl Alcohol
Environment polluting ingredients
Microplastics (Microbeads): Polyethylene
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Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
1
-
-
-
-
Bad for Oily Skin
1
-
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
1
Good for Dry Skin
1
-
-
-
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
1
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
2
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
67% low risk
6
11% medium risk
1
0% high risk
22% unknown risk
2
61% low risk
11
28% medium risk
5
11% high risk
2
0% unknown risk