Find skincare dupes, alternatives, and similar products

AHAVA Time To Hydrate Essential Reviving Serum dupes

Aqua[17] (Water[17]), Acer Saccharinum[14] (Sugar Maple)[14] Extract & Citrus Aurantium Dulcis[18] (Orange) Fruit Extract & Citrus Medica Limonum[12] (Lemon)[12] Fruit Extract & Saccharum Officinarum[8] (Sugar Cane)[8] Extract & Vaccinium Myrtillus[11] (Bilberry) Leaf Extract, Ceratonia Siliqua (Carob Bean) Gum, Maris Aqua[17] (Dead Sea Water[15]), Glyceryl Polymethacrylate[5] & Propylene Glycol[9] & PVM/MA Copolymer[10], Hydroxyethylcellulose[4], Peg-[19]40 Castor[6] Oil, Glycoproteins[13], Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate[2] & PEG-[19]5 Cocoate & PEG-[19]8 Dicocoate & PEG-[19]9, Methylisothiazolinone[7], Parfum[16] (Fragrance[16]), Linalool[16], Hexyl Cinnamal[16], Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde[1], Butylphenyl Methylpropional[3].

AHAVA Time To Hydrate Essential Reviving Serum

Ingredient Analysis
1. Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde. Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an that masks the scent of other ingredients in a formula aka masking, fragrance ingredient.
2. Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate. Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an preservative ingredient.
3. Butylphenyl Methylpropional. Butylphenyl Methylpropional is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an fragrance ingredient.
4. Hydroxyethyl Ethylcellulose ( ethylcellulose ) Binding agent; Emulsifier; Emulsion Stabilizer; Film-forming agent; Thickener; Viscosity Controlling
5. Glyceryl Polymethacrylate. Film-former; controls viscosity in a product
6. hydrogenated castor oil ( Castor ) used as an oily base ingredient; with PEG it's a non-ionic surfactant and is used as a solubilizer for essential oils.
7. Methylisothiazolinone. Methylisothiazolinone is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an preservative ingredient.
8. sugar cane extract ( Saccharum Officinarum ) moisturizing agent; NOT the same thing as glycolic acid nor is it a substitute for it
9. Propylene Glycol. solvent; humectant; gives a product "slip"; helps "carry" other ingredients into the skin; also enhances the efficacy of preservatives; controls viscosity
10. PVM/MA Copolymer. binder, film former, hair fixative, emulsion stabilizer, suspending agent, viscosity controlling agent
11. bilberry extract ( Vaccinium Myrtillus ) antioxidant with no proven effect on skin (just internally); marketed as a natural alternative to hydroquinone but no research is available that proves this effect at all
12. lemon extract ( Citrus Medica Limonum ) Lemon extract in skincare is a known skin sensitizer and irritant. It can have antibacterial properties but it’s incredibly irritating, as lemon juice has a pH of 2, which is very acidic and its use is linked with damage to your skin’s acid mantle. Lemon extract/juice/peel/oil does way more harm than good. Using lemon juice on your skin, or products containing lemon extract, lemon oil, lemon peel and even other citrus extracts and peel oils (like orange, mandarin, grapefruit, etc.) can cause brown discolorations and red rash looking irritation when you go out into the sun. This is a reaction known as phytophotodermatitis.
13. Glycoproteins. Glycoproteins is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an hair moisturizing, moisturizing ingredient.
14. sugar maple ( Acer Saccharinum ) moisturizing properties, not the same as glycolic or lactic acids nor does it exfoliate skin
15. Sea Water. Sea Water is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an humectant moisturizing, solvent to dissolve things in a formula ingredient.
16. fragrance ( Parfum ) 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.
17. solvents ( Aqua ) solvent
18. mandarin ( Citrus Aurantium Dulcis ) fragrant skin irritant; no topical benefits
19. PEGs ( Peg- ) helps "carry" other ingredients into the skin; emollient; emulsifier; sufactant (cleans); solvent; the lower the number following, the more it can penetrate the skin; keeps products stable

Searched 22,035 products for a match. Possible dupes found...

Skincare Dupes