Aqua, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride10, Kaolin1, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glycerin2, Butyrospermum Parkii14 Butter*, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Dicaprylyl Ether6, Glyceryl Stearate3, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate13, Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernel Oil*, Illite, Cetearyl Glucoside9, Benzyl Alcohol11, Parfum (Fragrance5), Citric Acid7, Xanthan Gum, Dehydroacetic Acid, Sodium Hydroxide, Benzoic Acid12, Sorbic Acid, Tocopherol, Glycine4 Soja (Soybean) Oil, Linalool, Citronellol8.
* Ingrédients issu de l’agriculture biologique.
|Ingredient||What it does|
|1kaolin||a clay much like any other, absorbs excess oil and dirt from skin. High in potassium and can be used in cleansers to give a silkier feel. Also has anti-caking properties; said to be ideal for sensitive skin.|
|2Glycerin||A humectant moisturizer; usually used as a base in (light) moisturizers|
|3glyceryl stearate||self-emulsifying emollient & thickening agent, the higher up an ingredient list it is, the thicker the formula|
|4glycine||buffering agent; keeps skin moist; said to relieve itching|
|5fragrance||Fragrance 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.|
|6dicaprylyl ether||skin-conditioning emollient & solvent|
|7citric acid||mainly used as a cleaning agent & preservative; pH adjuster; in higher concentration it's an AHA (in peels & antiaging products)|
|9Cetearyl glucoside||a blend of cetearyl alcohol and glucose that functions as an emulsifier and surfactant|
|10Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride||Coconut derived emollient moisturizer, sometimes used as a thickener. Rich in fatty acids that replenish skin; has a silky, dry oil feel|
|11benzyl alcohol||preservative; solvent; fragrance; may cause irritation|
|12benzoic acid||anti-fungal preservative; a mild irritant to the skin, it can cause allergic reactions.|
|13sodium Stearoyl Glutamate||moisturizer and emulsifier; from coconut & amino acids|
|14Butyrospermum Parkii||emollient & occlusive anti-inflammatory moisturizer; contains allantoin, phytosterols, fatty acids & vitamins A,D&E BUT may break out some people due to its richness|