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Glytone Step-Up Facial Cream Step 1

Ingredient Analysis
1. cleansing/lathering OR emulsifying agents ( Ceteth-,Sodium Polyacrylate ) depending on the product, this ingredient cleanses; emulsifies; lathers; makes products foamy/creamy & spread better
2. Magnesium Aluminium Silicate ( Magnesium Aluminum Silicate ) a natural mica used as an alternative to talc, as a binding agent; gives a smooth feel
3. Hydroxyethyl Ethylcellulose ( ethylcellulose ) Binding agent; Emulsifier; Emulsion Stabilizer; Film-forming agent; Thickener; Viscosity Controlling
4. Glyceryl Stearate SE. self-emulsifying emollient & thickening agent, the higher up an ingredient list it is, the thicker the formula
5. C13-14 Isoparaffin. emollient; solvent
6. Acrylates Copolymer. absorbs oil in products & skin; suspends other ingredients
7. Ammonium Hydroxide. pH adjuster
8. Cetearyl Glucoside. a blend of cetearyl alcohol and glucose that functions as an emulsifier and surfactant
9. Titanium Dioxide. A broad-spectrum SPF sunscreen; sometimes used as a pigment & for its opacity
10. Propylene Glycol. solvent; humectant; gives a product "slip"; helps "carry" other ingredients into the skin; also enhances the efficacy of preservatives; controls viscosity
11. buffering agent ( Sodium Hydroxide ) a buffering agent (stabilizes pH)
12. PVM/MA Copolymer. binder, film former, hair fixative, emulsion stabilizer, suspending agent, viscosity controlling agent
13. Polyacrylamide. Polyacrylamide is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an antistatic, formula binding, film forming ingredient.
14. Propylparaben. Propylparaben is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an fragrance, preservative ingredient.
15. Glycolic Acid. Proven to reduce fine lines & wrinkles; hyperpigmentation; smooths, exfoliates & thickens skin; increases skin hydration & elasticity; good melasma treatment
16. polysorbates ( Polysorbate-20 ) general purpose hydrophilic, nonionic surfactant; helps other ingredients to dissolve in a solvent in which they would not normally dissolve. Polysorbates also help to form emulsions by reducing the surface tension of the substances to be emulsified.
17. preservatives ( Methylparabe ) Used as a preservative or enhances the efficacy of preservatives
18. Trisiloxane. Trisiloxane is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an anti-foaming, moisturizing ingredient.
19. Coconut Oil. emollient, hair conditioner, masking, skin conditioner, solvent - can be pore-clogging for some
20. Vitamin E ( Tocopherol ) Antioxidant emollient & occlusive moisturizer with proven effects: protects the epidermis from early stages of ultraviolet light damage; increases the efficacy of active sunscreen ingredients; reduces the formation of free radicals upon skin exposure to UVA rays and other sources of skin stress; reduces transepidermal water loss from skin and strengthens the skin's barrier function; protects the skin barrier's oil (lipid) balance during the cleansing process; reduces the severity of sunburn; preservative (if at the end of the list)
21. methicone. Methicone is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an antistatic, emollient moisturizing ingredient.
22. solvents ( Water,Aqua ) solvent
23. Laureth-. surfactant: the higher the number, the more viscosity of the ingredient increases until it becomes a white waxy solid. Some research shows that the lower the value, the higher the risk of irritation.
24. Glycerin. A humectant moisturizer; usually used as a base in (light) moisturizers
25. Styrene. Functions in skincare and cosmetics as a/an fragrance ingredient.
26. Silica. Silica is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an abrasive exfoliating, absorbing, anti-caking, bulking aka makes a product bulkier, opacifying aka makes the formula less clear, viscosity controlling ingredient.

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