Bioderma Sensibio Gel Eye Contour

Sensibio Gel Eye Contour
7.4
/ 10
Moisturizing
10.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
4.8 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Highly moisturizing. Bioderma Sensibio Gel Eye Contour has a moisturizing rating of 7.4 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more humectant. It has a maximum Humectancy of 10 out of 10 and a moderate Occlusivity of 4.8 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
70
7.5
5
3
2.5
2
1.5
1.3
1
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 10.3 10 10.0
7.5
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 9.5 20 4.8
5.0
2.5
2.0
Moisturizing rating 7.4
All humectants
10.3
Glycerin
7.5
Fructooligosaccharides
1
Mannitol
0.3
Xylitol
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Rhamnose
0.3
Pentylene Glycol
0.3
Caprylyl Glycol
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
9.5
Dimethicone
5.0
Tridecyl Trimellitate
2.5
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
2.0
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
7.4
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
5
2.5
2
All occlusives 9.5 20 4.8
All occlusives
9.5
Dimethicone
5.0
Tridecyl Trimellitate
2.5
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
2.0
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
7.5
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All humectants 10.3 10 10
All humectants
10.3
Glycerin
7.5
Fructooligosaccharides
1
Mannitol
0.3
Xylitol
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Rhamnose
0.3
Pentylene Glycol
0.3
Caprylyl Glycol
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 0.9 3 No
All antioxidants
0.9
Mannitol
0.3
Caffeine
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Water
Est. %70
Function
Origin
The most used ingredient in skincare. Its concentration defines the product texture: rich creams may have about 50% of water while a light jelly about 90%. Water doesn’t moisturize the skin by itself and is used in skincare as a solvent for other ingredients.
Glycerin
Est. %7.5
Function
Origin
The most popular moisturizing ingredient in the world. It is a powerful humectant – cheap yet very effective. Glycerin also has soothing and anti-irritant properties and is considered to be very safe for use.
Dimethicone
Est. %5
Function
Origin
The most common silicone in skincare. It forms a silky, smooth film on the skin’s surface and can help to prevent water loss. It also aids in wound healing and can treat and soften scars. Dimethicone is considered to be very safe for use.
Polyethylene
Est. %3
Function
Origin
Commonly used in dense plastic packaging, its primary function in skincare is as a film-forming agent, which protects the product from being easily rinsed away by water or sweat. It also controls viscosity by increasing the thickness of oily products.
Tridecyl Trimellitate
Est. %2.5
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A natural occlusive moisturizing and emollient ingredient, it is a blend of glycerin and two fatty acids, caprylic and capric acid. It creates an oil-based protective layer on the skin, thereby preventing water loss.
Isostearyl Alcohol
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Butylene Glycol Cocoate
Est. %1.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Fructooligosaccharides
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A derivative a fructose that moisturizes skin by drawing water to the surface of the skin.
Caffeine
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An antioxidant compound that is obtained from coffee and tea leaves. It increases the microcirculation of blood in the skin and is claimed to be able to reduce the appearance of orange peel skin (although the research is lacking).
Disodium EDTA
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A synthetic chelator that helps to maintain the look and smell of a product by 'locking up' troublesome metal ions.
Ethylcellulose
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Glycyrrhetinic Acid
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A compound derived from licorice root. It is a powerful anti-inflammatory ingredient with some anti-pigment properties.
Mannitol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A sweet-tasting, sugar-derived, humectant alcohol that can stabilize a skincare formula and offer some antioxidant and soothing properties.
Sodium Hydroxide
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An ingredient that is able to bring the pH of a product up, thereby making it less harsh on the skin.
Xylitol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An organic compound that is most well-known for its use as a sweetener that also protects your teeth from cavities. Xylitol is used in skincare as a moisturizing humectant and has been shown to improve the protective barrier function of the skin.
1,2-Hexanediol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A multi-functional formula helper. It is a well-studied preservtive against bacteria and can help pigments and fragrances disperse evenly in a formula.
Laminaria Ochroleuca Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Derived from a species of edible brown seaweed known as golden kelp, this extract contains many different moisturizing and gel-forming polysaccharides, antioxidant compounds, and minerals.
Pentylene Glycol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A naturally or synthetically derived preservative that exhibits effective antifungal and antibacterial traits. It also acts as a booster for more traditional preservatives. Pentylene glycol can also serve as a moisturizing humectant and solvent.
Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A synthetic ingredient that is used to thicken water and alcohol. It results in a more lightweight formula and is commonly found in gel products.
Caprylyl Glycol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An emollient that improves product spreadability and offers a silky feel on the skin. It also acts as a preservative booster that improves the efficacy of other preservatives. According to the manufacturer, it is also a humectant moisturizer.
Rhamnose
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A naturally occurring deoxy sugar that replenishes water levels in the skin.
Sodium Hyaluronate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A sodium salt of famous hyaluronic acid. A potent humectant that hydrates the skin, supports collagen function, and fills out small wrinkles. Sodium hyaluronate also offers soothing and antioxidant properties.