Poloxamer 184


Cleansing Agent

No known benefits

Poloxamer 184 description

Poloxamer 184 is a synthetic polymer that functions as a cleansing agent.

Poloxamer 184 references

  • CosmeticsInfo.org, Accessed March 2021, ePublication
  • Prospector, Accessed March 2021, ePublication
  • International Journal of Toxicology, August 2008, pages 93-182

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Ingredient ratings


Proven and supported by independent studies. Outstanding active ingredient for most skin types or concerns.


Necessary to improve a formula's texture, stability, or penetration.


Generally non-irritating but may have aesthetic, stability, or other issues that limit its usefulness.


There is a likelihood of irritation. Risk increases when combined with other problematic ingredients.


May cause irritation, inflammation, dryness, etc. May offer benefit in some capability but overall, proven to do more harm than good.


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Not Rated