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Murad Anti-Aging Moisturizer SPF 20 PA++ For Blemish-Prone Skin dupes

Avobenzone[31] 3.0%, Ensulizole[32] 2.0%, Homosalate[33] 5.50%, Octisalate[29] 4.0%

Other Ingredients Water[38] (Aqua[38]), Cetyl Alcohol[22], Glycerin[41], Polyester-8[16], Ethylhexyl Palmitate[13], Silica[49] Dimethyl Silylate, Butylene Glycol[19], Sodium Hyaluronate[20], Tocopheryl[35] Acetate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride[6], Retinol[45], Salix Alba[30] (Willow) Bark Extract, Ascorbic Acid[36], Chitosan[15], Saccharomyce[12]s/Xylinum/Black Tea Ferment[42], Hydroxyethylcellulose[7], Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate, Dimethicone[39], Sodium PCA[34], Betaine[46], Sorbitol[43], Glycine[47], Alanine[48], Proline[26], Serine[27], Threonine[27], Arginine[27], Lysine[28], Glutamic Acid[25], Zinc Gluconate[23], Macrocystis Pyrifera[50] Extract, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein[8], PVP[51], Laminaria Ochroleuca Extract[50], Hydrolyzed Ceratonia Siliqua Seed Extract[5], Argania Spinosa[37] Kernel Extract, Serenoa Serrulata Fruit Extract[4], Sesame Seed Extract, Cimicifuga Racemosa Root Extract, Tea Tree[44] Leaf Oil, Laminaria Saccharina Extract[50], Diethylhexyl Syringylidenemalonate[17], Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate[2], Acrylates Copolymer[14], Magnesium Carbonate, PEG-100 Stearate[18], Glyceryl Stearate[9], Corn Starch Modified[10], Xanthan Gum[40], Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer[1], Aminomethyl Propanol[11], Disodium EDTA[24], Propyl Gallate[21], Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate[3].

Murad Anti-Aging Moisturizer SPF 20 PA++ For Blemish-Prone Skin

Ingredient Analysis
1. Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer. a gelling agent that thickens, emulsifies, and stabilizes products and solutions. It is very easy to use in liquid form and provides a sensation of freshness followed by a melting effect on contact with the skin
2. cleansing/lathering OR emulsifying agents ( Octenylsuccinate ) depending on the product, this ingredient cleanses; emulsifies; lathers; makes products foamy/creamy & spread better
3. Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate. chelating cleansing agent
4. Serenoa Serrulata Fruit Extract. Serenoa Serrulata Fruit Extract is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an moisturizing ingredient.
5. Ceratonia Siliqua Seed Extract. Ceratonia Siliqua Seed Extract is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an moisturizing ingredient.
6. Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride. Coconut derived emollient moisturizer, sometimes used as a thickener. Rich in fatty acids that replenish skin; has a silky, dry oil feel. Liquid oil at room temperature.
7. Hydroxyethyl Ethylcellulose ( ethylcellulose ) Binding agent; Emulsifier; Emulsion Stabilizer; Film-forming agent; Thickener; Viscosity Controlling
8. Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein. Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an antistatic, hair moisturizing, moisturizing ingredient.
9. glyceryl stearate SE ( Glyceryl Stearate ) self-emulsifying emollient & thickening agent, the higher up an ingredient list it is, the thicker the formula
10. Corn Starch Modified. Corn Starch Modified is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an absorbing, film forming, moisturizing, viscosity controlling ingredient.
11. Aminomethyl Propanol. emulsifying ingredient; prolonged skin exposure may cause irritation due to alkalinity, but in most commercial products the alkalinity is neutralized
12. yeast – beta glucans ( Saccharomyce ) As a skin-care ingredient yeast has potential as an antioxidant, but there are no independent studies confirming it; said to be a humectant moisturizer that brightens, fades sunspots and age spots, evens skin tone, controls cell turnover and oiliness.
13. Ethylhexyl Palmitate. emollient; solvent; fragrance
14. Acrylates Copolymer. absorbs oil in products & skin; suspends other ingredients
15. acetyl glucosamine ( Chitosan ) wound-healer; exfoliator; shown to lighten hyperpigmentation
16. Polyester-8. Polyester-8 is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an film forming, moisturizing ingredient.
17. photostabilizers ( Diethylhexyl Syringylidenemalonate ) may enhance the function of UV agents; more research needed to determine how much
18. PEG-100 Stearate. a moisturizing emollient & emulsifier
19. Butylene Glycol. solvent; 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
20. hyaluronic acid ( Sodium Hyaluronate ) A humectant moisturizer; proven to boost skin's moisture content, reduce inflammation, have cell-communicating abilitites & help prevent moisture loss
21. Propyl Gallate. Propyl Gallate is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an antioxidant, fragrance ingredient.
22. fatty alcohols ( Cetyl Alcohol ) coconut-derived emollient moisturizer, emulsifies & stabilizes emulsions; thickeners; carrying agents; slightly waxy texture
23. Zinc Gluconate. Proven to treat inflammatory acne; also preventative. Reduces the production of Squalane, a component of human sebum.
24. Disodium EDTA. preservative & product stabilizer; helps the topical penetration of active ingredients; chelating agent
25. Glutamic Acid. humectant anti-static hair conditioner
26. Proline. Proline is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an hair moisturizing, moisturizing ingredient.
27. Amino Acids ( Serine ) Widely used in moisturizers and emollients because they are thought to help penetrate the skin; have water-binding, antioxidant and wound-healing abilities
28. Lysine. Lysine is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an antistatic, hair moisturizing, moisturizing ingredient.
29. Octisalate. chemical sunscreen (primarily UVB filter); emollient & water-resistant properties; oil-soluble & FDA approved; also used as a fragrance ingredient
30. willow bark ( Salix Alba ) anti-inflammatory, though not a substitute for salicylic acid
31. Avobenzone. UVA sunscreen
32. Ensulizole. UVB sunscreen with a light feel; somewhat protects from UVA but not as well
33. Homosalate. sunscreen that provides UVB protection but its UVA range is very narrow so it's combined with other sunscreens
34. Sodium PCA. Humectant moisturizer
35. Vitamin E ( Tocopheryl ) 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)
36. Vitamin C ( Ascorbic Acid ) an antioxidant proven to give you photoprotection by preventing oxidation & inflammation; boosts collagen production; can lighten hyperpigmentation if the concentration is high enough; also used as pH adjuster/buffering agent; fragrance ingredient
37. argan oil ( Argania Spinosa ) moisturizing emollient; anti-inflammatory skin-friendly oil
38. solvents ( Water ) solvent
39. methicone. Methicone is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an antistatic, emollient moisturizing ingredient.
40. thickener ( Xanthan Gum ) thickens/stabilizes the product; generally, the more thickening agents used in formulating a cream, for example, may enhance its stability, but can also cause difficulty in spreading.
41. Glycerin. A humectant moisturizer; usually used as a base in (light) moisturizers
42. kombucha ( Black Tea Ferment ) fermented yeast, no proven skincare benefits
43. Sorbitol. a humectant moisturizer; product thickener; similar to glycerin with a gel-like consistency; creates a slippery feel
44. Tea Tree. antifungal, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, potentially irritating
45. Retinol. Proven antioxidant anti-wrinkle treatment; induces collagen synthesis, increases skin elasticity, smoother skin & skin lightening effects; treats hyperpigmentation
46. Betaine. a humectant moisturizer; can enhance the texture and height of foam
47. Glycine. Glycine is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an antistatic, pH buffering, hair moisturizing, moisturizing ingredient.
48. Alanine. Amino acids are used in moisturizers and emollients because they are thought to help penetrate the skin; have water-binding, antioxidant and wound-healing abilities
49. 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.
50. algae ( Macrocystis Pyrifera ) marine compounds are emollient antioxidants; some claim to brighten skin; some are simply skin conditioners, known to be highly comedogenic, thickeners/emulsifiers in a product
51. PVP. Pvp is used in skincare and cosmetics as a/an antistatic, formula binding, emulsion stabilizing, film forming, hair fixing, viscosity controlling ingredient.

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