First Aid Beauty

5 in 1 Face Cream SPF 30

5 in 1 Face Cream SPF 30
3.4

/ 10

Is it right for me?

Moisturizing

3.9Humectancy2.9Occlusivity

30

SPF

Overview

How moisturizing is it? Quite moisturizing. First Aid Beauty 5 in 1 Face Cream SPF 30 has a moisturizing rating of 3.4 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive? Rather humectant. It has a moderate Humectancy of 3.9 out of 10 and a low Occlusivity of 2.9 out of 10.

What else is good about it? This product has an SPF 30, which is the right SPF to use when spending quite some time outdoors and in the sun. Look out for a “broad spectrum” indication to be also protected from photoaging (i.e., wrinkles and sunspots).

  • ALCOHOL-FREE
  • SULFATE-FREE
  • FRAGRANCE-FREE
  • NON-COMEDOGENIC
  • PHTHALATE-FREE
  • PARABEN-FREE
  • ESSENTIAL OIL-FREE
  • OIL-FREE

Score
IngredientOriginFunctions
65
WaterNaturally occurringFormula Helper
7.5
OctocryleneSyntheticSunscreen,Formula Helper
5.6
OctinoxateSyntheticSunscreen,Formula Helper
4.8
Zinc OxideNaturally occurring,SyntheticSunscreen,Antimicrobial,Colorant,Formula Helper
3
GlycerinBotanical,Synthetic,AnimalMoisturizing (humectant),Soothing,Emollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
2.5
DimethiconeSyntheticMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient,Formula Helper
2
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride Botanical,SyntheticMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
1.5
C12-15 Alkyl BenzoateSyntheticEmollient,Antimicrobial,Formula Helper
1.3
Hydrogenated LecithinBotanical,Synthetic,AnimalFormula Helper
1
Caprylyl MethiconeSyntheticMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient
0.3
Copaifera Officinalis (Balsam Copaiba) ResinBotanicalSoothing,Antimicrobial,Fragrance,Formula Helper
0.3
Phenyl MethiconeEmollient

Ingredients explained

Score

65

Function

Solvent

Origin

Naturally occurring

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.
Score

7.5

Function

Sunscreen, Light stabilizing

Origin

Synthetic

A synthetic compound that protects skin against harmful ultraviolet light.
Score

5.6

Function

Sunscreen, Light stabilizing, Solvent

Origin

Synthetic

A chemical sunscreen also known as ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate. It protects against UVB, which causes the skin to burn and tan and can lead to certain types of skin cancers. For broad-spectrum protection claims, octinoxate should be paired with a UVA sunscreen.
Score

4.8

Function

Sunscreen, Antimicrobial, Colorant, Bulking, Light stabilizing

Origin

Naturally occurring,Synthetic

A white mineral powder mainly used in skincare as a physical sunscreen. It protects against UVA light that leads to visible signs of aging, including wrinkles and fine lines. Zinc oxide can also be used as a colorant to enhance the whiteness of a product.
Score

3

Function

Moisturizing (humectant), Soothing, Emollient, Fragrance, Denaturant, Solvent, Viscosity controlling

Origin

Botanical,Synthetic,Animal

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.

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