-Titanium Dioxide3: Protects skin against harmful UVA/UVB rays.
-Vanilla: A natural fragrance5 with rich antioxidant properties that target the signs of aging.
-Zinc Oxide1: Protects skin against harmful UVA/ UVB rays.
Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Silica4, Jojoba Esters, Caprylyl Glycol7, Alumina9, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Phenoxyethanol, Vanillin2, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride8, Hexylene Glycol, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Aluminum Dimyristate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane10, Disodium Stearoyl Glutamate6, Mica, Iron Oxides.
|Ingredient||What it does|
|1zinc oxide||UVA + UVB sunscreen; anti-irritant, thickener, coloring agent/pigment; bulking agent|
|2Vanillin||Smells/tastes like vanilla|
|3titanium dioxide||A broad-spectrum SPF sunscreen; sometimes used as a pigment & for its opacity|
|4silica||Absorbent powder & thickening agent; gives products that "dry-touch" feel; silica is a main component of collagen|
|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.|
|6Disodium Stearoyl Glutamate||moisturizer and emulsifier; from coconut & amino acids|
|7caprylyl glycol||An alcohol, derived from a plant which is used as an emollient and coconut derived preservative.|
|8Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride||Coconut derived emollient moisturizer, sometimes used as a thickener. Rich in fatty acids that replenish skin; has a silky, dry oil feel|
|9alumina||Abrasive; Opacifying agent; Anticaking agent; Absorbent; Viscosity Controlling; feels like fine grains of sand in microdermabrasion creams; in lower concentrations, can be used to create a soft focus effect in leave-on products|
|10Triethoxycaprylylsilane||provides cohesion in the formula|