Cyclopentasiloxane4, Dimethicone, Ethylhexyl Cocoate, Dimethiconol, Ceramide1 3, Phenyl Trimethicone, Sphingolipids, Cholesterol5, Dioctyl Succinate3, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride6, Matricaria (chamomilla recutita) Extract, Lavandula Hybrida (lavandin) Oil, Squalane2.
|Ingredient||What it does|
|1ceramide||can help restore the skin's barrier system; improves texture, reduces topical irritation, restores moisture|
|2squalane||light emollient veg oil, can be antibacterial & moisturizing; might break out some people|
|3dioctyl succinate||wetting ingredient|
|4Cyclopentasiloxane||Silicone; makes stuff easily spreadable; used as a conditioner, delivery agent, lubricant & solvent. Helps deliver other, heavier, silicones also in a product (like dimethicone)|
|5cholesterol||Emollient moisturizer; stabilizes & increases viscosity in a product. According to PETA, it's derived from lanolin & alternatives include solid complex alcohols (sterols) from plant sources.|
|6Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride||Coconut derived emollient moisturizer, sometimes used as a thickener. Rich in fatty acids that replenish skin; has a silky, dry oil feel|