CosRX vs. Go-To Cleanser, Compared

Which of these skincare favorites should you use? We compare the two products based on their ingredients and safety information.
Notable Ingredients
Salicylic Acid, Saccharomyces Ferment, Glycerin, Citric Acid
Willow Bark Extract, Lauryl Glucoside, Sodium Lauryl Glucose Carboxylate, Glycerin
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Exfoliating
  • Acne-Fighting
  • Protecting
  • Hydrating
  • Exfoliating
  • Protecting
Ingredient Safety
Paraben-free
Paraben-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
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
Fragrance: Fragrance
PEG: PEG-60 Hydrogenated Castor Oil
Sodium Laureth Sulfate: Cocamidopropyl Betaine
Fragrance: Natural Fragrance (Ginger, Mandarin And Lime)
Allergy-inducing ingredients
-
Allergen: Benzyl Alcohol
Environment polluting ingredients
-
-
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
2
Good for Oily Skin
1
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
3
-
Bad for Oily Skin
2
Bad for Sensitive Skin
4
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
4
Good for Dry Skin
1
-
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
2
-
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
73% low risk
22
20% medium risk
6
3% high risk
1
3% unknown risk
1
83% low risk
10
8% medium risk
1
0% high risk
8% unknown risk
1