COSRX

AC Collection Blemish Spot Clearing Serum

AC Collection Blemish Spot Clearing Serum
5.2

/ 10

Is it right for me?

Moisturizing

10.0Humectancy0.3Occlusivity

Rich

In Antioxidants

Overview

How moisturizing is it? Quite moisturizing. COSRX AC Collection Blemish Spot Clearing Serum has a moisturizing rating of 5.2 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive? Significantly more humectant. It has a maximum Humectancy of 10.0 out of 10 and a low Occlusivity of 0.3 out of 10.

What else is good about it? COSRX AC Collection Blemish Spot Clearing Serum is rich in antioxidants. Antioxidants are believed to reduce the oxidative stress caused by free radicals, thus preventing accelerated skin aging.

  • ALCOHOL-FREE
  • SULFATE-FREE
  • FRAGRANCE-FREE
  • NON-COMEDOGENIC
  • PHTHALATE-FREE
  • SILICONE-FREE
  • PARABEN-FREE

Score
IngredientOriginFunctions
75
Propolis ExtractAnimalAntioxidant,Soothing,Antimicrobial
6
Butylene GlycolBotanical,Petroleum,SyntheticMoisturizing (humectant),Fragrance,Formula Helper
4
NiacinamideBotanical,SyntheticMoisturizing (humectant),Antioxidant,Anti-wrinkle,Anti-acne,Soothing,Barrier repair,Anti-pigmentation,Anti-seborrheic
3
PanthenolSyntheticMoisturizing (humectant),Soothing,Barrier repair,Formula Helper
2
1,2-HexanediolBotanical,SyntheticPreservative,Formula Helper
1.5
Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer SyntheticFormula Helper
1.3
EthylhexylglycerinSyntheticMoisturizing (humectant),Preservative
1
GlycerinBotanical,Synthetic,AnimalMoisturizing (humectant),Soothing,Emollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
0.3
Polyglyceryl-10 MyristateBotanical,SyntheticFormula Helper
0.3
Polyglyceryl-10 LaurateBotanical,SyntheticFormula Helper
0.3
AllantoinBotanical,Synthetic,AnimalMoisturizing (humectant),Exfoliant,Soothing
0.3
Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf OilBotanicalAntioxidant,Anti-acne,Soothing,Antimicrobial,Fragrance

Ingredients explained

Score

75

Function

Antioxidant, Soothing, Antimicrobial

Origin

Animal

A famous bee product that has traditionally been used to treat inflammation and wounds. The extract is soothing and promotes skin healing.
Score

6

Function

Moisturizing (humectant), Fragrance, Solvent, Viscosity controlling

Origin

Botanical,Petroleum,Synthetic

A clear, colorless liquid humectant that draws moisture to the skin. The humectancy of butylene glycol, owed to its two hydroxyl groups, is quite considerable, although not as powerful as glycerin, which contains three hydroxyl groups.
Score

4

Function

Moisturizing (humectant), Antioxidant, Anti-wrinkle, Anti-acne, Soothing, Barrier repair, Anti-pigmentation, Anti-seborrheic

Origin

Botanical,Synthetic

Also known as vitamin B3, this ingredient is a true superstar with confirmed moisturizing, anti-acne, and antioxidant benefits. Several studies have testified to the anti-wrinkle benefits of niacinamide and its ability to reduce hyperpigmentation.
Score

3

Function

Moisturizing (humectant), Soothing, Barrier repair, Antistatic, Solvent

Origin

Synthetic

A popular soothing and moisturizing derivative of vitamin B5. Panthenol is particularly beneficial for dry, flaking, burned, or damaged skin. It is used to alleviate the symptoms of a rash, dermatitis, eczema, chapped lips, and sunburn.
Score

2

Function

Preservative, Solvent

Origin

Botanical,Synthetic

A multi-functional formula helper. It is a well-studied preservtive against bacteria and can help pigments and fragrances disperse evenly in a formula.

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