Kose 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, Olive Fruit Oil, Safflower Seed Oil, Vitamin E
Sunflower and Ginger Root Oils, Turmeric and Moringa Extract, Papaya Enzymes
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
  • Hydrating
  • Hydrating
  • Protecting
  • Replenishing
Ingredient Safety
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Fragrance-free
Fragrance-free
Essential Oil-free
Essential Oil-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Allergen-free
Allergen-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-8 Glyceryl Isostearate
Petrolatum: Mineral Oil
Siloxane: Cyclomethicone
PEG: Peg-20 Glyceryl Triisostearate, Peg-10 Isostearate
Allergy-inducing ingredients
-
Allergen: Citral, Limonene, Linalool
Environment polluting ingredients
-
Microplastics (Microbeads): Polyethylene
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
2
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Good for Dry Skin
1
-
-
Good for Acne-Prone Skin
1
-
-
Bad for Sensitive Skin
7
-
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
69% low risk
11
19% medium risk
3
0% high risk
13% unknown risk
2
70% low risk
23
21% medium risk
7
3% high risk
1
6% unknown risk
2