Yuka - Food & Cosmetic Scanner

In-app purchases
4.4
117K reviews
10M+
Downloads
Editors' Choice
Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

◆ 48 MILLION USERS ◆

Yuka scans food, beauty & personal care products to decipher their ingredients and evaluate their impact on your health.

In a world of incomprehensible labels, Yuka provides clarity in one quick scan so you can make clear-sighted purchases.

Yuka uses a simple color code to inform you of the product's impact on your health: excellent, good, mediocre, or poor. You can access a detailed info page for each product, to help you understand its grade.

◆ 3 MILLION FOOD PRODUCTS ◆

Every product is evaluated according to 3 objective criteria: nutritional value, additives, and the organic dimension of the product.

◆ 2 MILLION BEAUTY PRODUCTS ◆

The scoring method relies on analyzing all of the product's ingredients. Every ingredient is assigned a level of risk, based on current scientific research.

◆ BEST PRODUCT RECOMMENDATIONS ◆

For any product with a negative grade, Yuka will recommend in total independence a similar product that's better for your health as an alternative.

◆ 100% INDEPENDENT ◆

Yuka is a 100% independent application. This means that product evaluations and recommendations are completely objective: no brand or manufacturer can influence them in one way or another. In addition, the application does not advertise. Find out more about our funding on our website.
Updated on
Dec 7, 2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 4 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

4.4
115K reviews
Kara Villone
February 3, 2024
This app is incredible...not only does it give you an overall score for each product, but it also breaks down each ingredient, what it is & level of risk to health, and then gives an explanation of ingredients that pose a risk-while citing it's sources! In addition, it will give you recommendations for swaps on items that have a poor rating, and break down the ingredients in those and save a list of everything you've scanned. My mind is blown. I've scanned my whole bathroom 😂
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Caileb Murphy
January 27, 2024
Works fast. Nice and simple UI. The app is only really good for checking additives. It doesn't make everything I've done research into and know is bad. Their ratings follow a one-size-fits-all model which isn't really accurate as everyone has different needs in their diet. Overall though, it serves as a good starting point for a healthier life.
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Yuka App
January 29, 2024
Thank you for your feedback! We're glad you find Yuka's UI user-friendly. Our rating method indeed follows the Nutriscore guidelines and isn't tailored to individual dietary needs at this stage. We aim to provide a general guide to healthier choices, and we appreciate your understanding that our ratings do not follow a one-size-fits-all model.
brandi thomas
February 5, 2024
This app has made such a huge change in the foods we eat and products we use. I scan everything. It is so convenient how it breaks down what exactly is in the product, if it has risky additives, and the general nutritional values. I use the premium version and it is awesome how I can search any product without scanning, and it also recommends the healthier product and where I can get it. I don't shop without using it. I recommend this app to everyone.
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What's new

We're still improving the app and fixing the bugs you report! 🛠🥕