Kiehl's Since 1851 vs. Farmacy 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
Glycerin, Citric Acid, Salicylic Acid
Sunflower and Ginger Root Oils, Turmeric and Moringa Extract, Papaya Enzymes
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Exfoliating
  • Hydrating
  • Replenishing
  • Hydrating
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
Ingredient Safety
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Fragrance-free
Fragrance-free
Alcohol-free
Alcohol-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Fragrance-free
Fragrance-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
-
PEG: Peg-20 Glyceryl Triisostearate, Peg-10 Isostearate
Allergy-inducing ingredients
Allergen: Citral, Citronellol, Geraniol, Linalool
Allergen: Citral, Limonene, Linalool
Environment polluting ingredients
-
Microplastics (Microbeads): Polyethylene
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
1
Good for Oily Skin
1
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
2
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
6
-
Good for Dry Skin
1
-
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
7
-
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
62% low risk
13
29% medium risk
6
10% high risk
2
0% unknown risk
70% low risk
23
21% medium risk
7
3% high risk
1
6% unknown risk
2