The Body Shop Aloe Vera Gentle Face Wash: Dermatocare Reviews

The Body Shop Aloe Vera Gentle Face Wash: Dermatocare Reviews




The Body Shop Aloe Vera Gentle face wash is suitable for combination skin type with the tendency for sensitivity. 

Will it work?

 The Body Shop Aloe Vera Gentle face wash will help in removing the dust and dirt from your face with gentleness. However, it might not remove excess oils. It has gentle surfactants along with aloe vera that cleanses and soothes your skin.

For which skin type?

  The Body Shop Aloe Vera Gentle face wash is best suited for combination skin type. Dry skin types can also try, but might need an extra dose of moisturiser with this face wash. However, people with oily skin might still feel greasy after using this face wash.

Is it safe?

Yes, it is free from major toxic ingredients.

Will it irritate sensitive skin?

The Body Shop Aloe Vera Gentle face wash is less likely to irritate sensitive skin because it does not have irritating ingredients or fragrances. However, the chances of reactions cannot be ruled out entirely in the sensitive skin, so cautious use is recommended.


Ingredient Type: Has both synthetic and natural ingredients.
Harmful Ing.: None (Parabens, Phthalates, Formaldehyde releasers, SLS, BHT free).
EWG : 2 or Low hazard
Comedogenic Ing.: None
Irritating Ing.: None
Fragrances: None
Active Ing.:
  • Surfactant: Milder surfactants like Sodium Cocoamphoacetate, Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate and Disodium Cocoyl Glutamate are used as main cleanser while the slightly harsher one, Sodium Laureth Sulfate is present in lower concentration. SLS is not used.
  • Aloe vera has soothing and anti-inflammatory properties.
Base Ing.: Water and humectant base is perfect for Combination skin type. However, Oily and dry skin types with sensitive skin can also try it because it is devoid of fragrances, irritating and comedogenic ingredients.
Ingredient list: Aqua/Water (Solvent), Pentylene Glycol (Solvent), Sodium Cocoamphoacetate (Surfactant), Sorbitol (Humectant), Glycerin (Humectant), Butylene Glycol (Humectant), Citric Acid (pH Adjuster), Sodium Chloride (Viscosity Modifier), Sodium Laureth Sulfate (Surfactant), Disodium Cocoyl Glutamate (Surfactant), Polyglyceryl-2 Caprate (Skin-Conditioning Agent), Polysorbate 20 (Emulsifier), Coco-Glucoside (Surfactant), Levulinic Acid (Skin Conditioning Agent), Sodium Hydroxide (pH Adjuster), p-Anisic Acid (pH Modifier), Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate (Surfactant), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice (Skin Conditioning Agent). Source: