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How does sodium cocoyl isethionate work?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Sodium cocoyl isethionate is a surfactant, or cleansing ingredient. It breaks down the tension between water and oil and enables dirt to be washed away from your skin.

 

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