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Water, Tocopheryl Acetate, Cyclopentasiloxane18, Retinyl Palmitate, Butylene Glycol23, Ascorbyl Palmitate24, Glycerin12, Calcium Pantothenate20, Ethylene/Acrylic Acid Copolymer15, Magnesium Chloride, Polysorbate 8028, Potassium Lactate, Glyceryl Polymethacrylate13, Magnesium Lactate, Dimethiconol, Sodium Citrate, Saccharide Isomerate, Glucose14, Algae25 Extract, Hydrogenated Lecithin11, Pullulan, Propylene Glycol7, Citrullus Vulgaris Fruit Extract (Watermelon), Xanthan Gum, Silica5, Ethylhexylglycerin, Isohexadecane, Citric Acid19, Dipeptide Diaminobutyroyl Benzylamide Diacetate16, Caprylyl Glycol21, Palmitoyl Dipeptide 5 Diaminobutyloyl Hydroxythreonine, Chlorphenesin, Palmitoyl Dipeptide 5 Diaminohydroxybutyrate, Trisodium EDTA17, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide10, Phenoxyethanol, Phospholipids8, Methylparaben, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Colpolymer, Propylparaben, PEG-8, Acrylamide/Sodium Acryloyldimethyltaurate Copolymer27, Aloe26 Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein4, Triticum Vulgare Germ Extract2 (Wheat), Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Extract6, Sodium Hyaluronate1, Hydroxypropyl Trimonium Hyaluronate, Urea3, Panthenol9, Caffeine22.

IngredientWhat it does
1sodium hyaluronateA humectant moisturizer; proven to boost skin's moisture content, reduce inflammation, have cell-communicating abilitites & help prevent moisture loss
2Triticum Vulgare Germ Extractmoisturizer, skin protectant
3ureaHumectant moisturizer; improves penetration of other ingredients; minimizes water loss; speeds up skin renewal; adjusts pH of a product. If you're in the UK and looking for urea products, check the ingredient list for "carbamide" instead. It's the same thing.
4soy proteinproven skin benefits: depigmentation, anti-aging & increases collagen production; also used as an emulsifier & emollient. Soy has also been found to have anti-androgenic effects.
5silicaAbsorbent powder & thickening agent; gives products that "dry-touch" feel; silica is a main component of collagen
6Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Extractmoisturizing
7propylene glycolsolvent; humectant; gives a product "slip"; helps "carry" other ingredients into the skin; also enhances the efficacy of preservatives
8phospholipidsemollient moisturizers
9panthenolhumectant emollient moisturizer; anti-inflammatory
10palmitoyl oligopeptideskin conditioner and cleansing ingredient
11lecithinmoisturizing phospholipid; emulsifies & thickens a product; water-binder; mild preservative; penetrates skin well so is a great ingredient others can "piggyback on" into your skin
12GlycerinA humectant moisturizer; usually used as a base in (light) moisturizers
13glyceryl polymethacrylateFilm-former; controls viscosity in a product
14glucosehas water-binding properties for skin; used also as a filler in a formula
15Ethylene/Acrylic Acid Copolymerbinds a product, stabilizes emulsions; film-former
16Dipeptide Diaminobutyroyl Benzylamide Diacetateproven moisturizer; not clinically proven to de-puff the eye area
17EdtaChelating agents bind up trace metal ion contaminants in your water-containing cosmetic thus keeping the product microbe free for longer.
18CyclopentasiloxaneSilicone; makes stuff easily spreadable; used as a conditioner, delivery agent, lubricant & solvent. Helps deliver other, heavier, silicones also in a product (like dimethicone)
19citric acidmainly used as a cleaning agent & preservative; pH adjuster; in higher concentration it's an AHA (in peels & antiaging products)
20calcium pantothenatehydrating & wound-healing
21caprylyl glycolAn alcohol, derived from a plant which is used as an emollient and coconut derived preservative.
22caffeineconstricts the skin; may be anti-inflammatory but also irritating; a potential antioxidant (there is no independent research that caffeine helps cellulite); aids ingredients to penetrate the skin
23butylene 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
24ascorbyl palmitateA moisturizing vitamin C ester, fat/lipid soluble, antioxidant and preservative
25algaemarine compounds are emollient antioxidants; some claim to brighten skin; some are simply skin conditioners, known to be highly comedogenic, thickeners/emulsifiers in a product
26aloeemollient moisturizer with anti-inflammatory; antioxidant, & antibacterial qualities
27acrylamide/sodium acryloyldimethyltaurate copolymeremulsion stabilizer & hydrophilic thickener
28polysorbate 80depending on the product, this ingredient cleanses; emulsifies; lathers; makes products foamy/creamy & spread better

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