Murad vs. Banila Co. 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
Papaya Enzyme and Algae Extract, Apricot and Starflower Oils, Essential Fatty Acids
Vitamin E
Highlighted Skin Goals
  • Hydrating
  • Soothing
  • Replenishing
  • Soothing
  • Anti-Aging
  • Hydrating
Ingredient Safety
Paraben-free
Paraben-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Environment Pollutant-free
Essential Oil-free
Essential Oil-free
Sulfate-free
Sulfate-free
Silicone-free
Silicone-free
Allergen-free
Allergen-free
Potentially irritating (Dirty Dozen) ingredients
Fragrance: Fragrance
Paraben: Butylparaben
Fragrance: Fragrance
PEG: PEG-20 Glyceryl Triisostearate, Acrylates/Methoxy PEG-15 Methacrylate Copolymer, PEG-10 Isostearate
BHA & BHT: BHT
Petrolatum: Mineral Oil
Allergy-inducing ingredients
Allergen: Limonene, Linalool
-
Environment polluting ingredients
-
Microplastics (Microbeads): Polyethylene
Ingredient Safety by Skin Type
Good for Dry Skin
7
-
Good for Sensitive Skin
2
-
-
Bad for Oily Skin
1
Bad for Sensitive Skin
5
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
2
Good for Dry Skin
1
-
-
-
-
Bad for Oily Skin
1
Bad for Sensitive Skin
1
Bad for Acne-Prone Skin
1
Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG)
85% low risk
33
13% medium risk
5
3% high risk
1
0% unknown risk
70% low risk
23
21% medium risk
7
6% high risk
2
3% unknown risk
1