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Aqua/Water/Eau, Bellis Perennis (Daisy)19 Flower Extract, Glycerin10, Methyl Gluceth-205, Hematite Extract, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer2017, Hexyldecanol8, Hexyldecyl Laurate9, Phenoxyethanol, Lactic Acid7, Xanthan Gum, Sucrose Dilaurate, Rice Hull Powder, Chlorphenesin, Disodium EDTA13, Sodium Hydroxide, Fragrance11 (Parfum), Polysorbate 20, Tocopherol, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Pisum Sativum (Pea) Extract, Alcohol Denat.18, Phenethyl Alcohol3, Caprylyl Glycol14, Lecithin6, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C1), Galactoarabinan12, Butylene Glycol15, P-Anisic Acid4, Sorbic Acid, Melissa Officinalis Leaf Extract, Alcohol, Benzoic Acid16, Dehydroacetic Acid, Ethylhexylglycerin, Polyaminopropyl Biguanide, Dextran, Nonapeptide-1, Linalool, Limonene, Titanium Dioxide2 (CI 7789121).

Elemis Advanced Brightening Even Tone Serum

IngredientWhat it does
1Vitamin Can antioxidant proven to give you photoprotection by preventing oxidation & inflammation; boosts collagen production; can lighten hyperpigmentation if the concentration is high enough; also used as pH adjuster/buffering agent; fragrance ingredient
2titanium dioxideA broad-spectrum SPF sunscreen; sometimes used as a pigment & for its opacity
3Phenethyl Alcoholfragrant ingredient with antimicrobial properties; preservative
4p-anisic acidplant-based natural fungicidal ingredient; pH modifier
5Methyl Gluceth-20water-soluble liquid moisturizer & emollient; has moisture-binding properties; also a foaming agent
6lecithinmoisturizing phospholipid; emulsifies & thickens a product; water-binder; mild preservative; penetrates skin well so is a great ingredient others can "piggyback on" into your skin
7lactic acidthe most moisturizing of AHAs; whitening astringent; exfoliant
8hexyldecanolhumectant moisturizer & solvent
9Hexyldecyl Laurateemollient moisturizer
10GlycerinA humectant moisturizer; usually used as a base in (light) moisturizers
11fragranceFragrance in skin care is like spraying perfume on your face. Smells nice, but potentially irritating and damaging to your skin's acid mantle. Especially if these ingredients are high up on the ingredient list.
12Galactoarabinanfilm-former
13disodium EDTApreservative & product stabilizer; helps the topical penetration of active ingredients; chelating agent
14caprylyl glycolAn alcohol, derived from a plant which is used as an emollient and coconut derived preservative.
15butylene glycolsolvent; penetration enhancer; humectant moisturizer; in cleansing creams it dissolves dirt, avoids the product from drying too quickly during the removal stage & helps formulas spread better
16benzoic acidanti-fungal preservative; a mild irritant to the skin, it can cause allergic reactions.
17Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/Vp Copolymerviscosity controlling
18Alcohol Denat.masking, solvent to dissolve things in a formula, viscosity controlling
19(daisy)there is no research showing this extract has any benefit for skin; can cause severe contact dermatitis and is considered unsafe for topical application; however some sources claim it is an alternative to hydroquinone in treating melasma
20Acryloyldimethyltaurate/Vp Copolymeremulsion stabilizer & hydrophilic thickener
21CI 77891A broad-spectrum SPF sunscreen; sometimes used as a pigment & for its opacity

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