Glytone Age-Defying Antioxidant Eye Cream

Age-Defying Antioxidant Eye Cream
2.5
/ 10
Moisturizing
4.8 Humectancy icon Humectancy
0.2 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Slightly moisturizing. Glytone Age-Defying Antioxidant Eye Cream has a moisturizing rating of 2.5 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Rather humectant. It has a moderate Humectancy of 4.8 out of 10 and a low Occlusivity of 0.2 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
70
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4
3
2.5
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 4.8 10 4.8
3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 0.3 20 0.2
0.3
Moisturizing rating 2.5
All humectants
4.8
Xylitylglucoside
3
Anhydroxylitol
0.3
Xylitol
0.3
Caprylyl Glycol
0.3
Butylene Glycol
0.3
Glycerin
0.3
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
0.3
Dimethicone
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
2.5
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
0.3
All occlusives 0.3 20 0.2
All occlusives
0.3
Dimethicone
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All humectants 4.8 10 4.8
All humectants
4.8
Xylitylglucoside
3
Anhydroxylitol
0.3
Xylitol
0.3
Caprylyl Glycol
0.3
Butylene Glycol
0.3
Glycerin
0.3
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 1.2 3 No
All antioxidants
1.2
Nymphaea Alba Flower Extract
0.3
Tropolone
0.3
Caffeine
0.3
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract
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.
Isodecyl Neopentanoate
Est. %9
Function
Origin
A super lightweight ester that softens the appearance of skin.
Isononyl Isononanoate
Est. %6
Function
Origin
An ester of a branched fatty acid with a branched fatty alcohol. It is an easily spreadable emollient that has a silky, dry, non-greasy feel on the skin.
Dipentaerythrityl Pentaisononanoate
Est. %4
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Xylitylglucoside
Est. %3
Function
Origin
An emollient extract from rice bran, the brown outer part of the rice kernel. It includes palmitic, stearic, oleic, linoleic acids, and antioxidants such as tocopherols and γ-oryzanol.
Glycol Palmitate
Est. %2.5
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
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).
Dimethicone
Est. %0.3
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.
Glycerin
Est. %0.3
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.
Glycolic Acid
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
The second most used AHA (after lactic acid) with potent exfoliating and smoothing effects. It increases skin cell turnover, which is beneficial for acne and rosacea and decreases inflammation. When used in peels, GA may have an anti-wrinkle activity.
Triethanolamine
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A clear, colorless, and highly viscous liquid, this ingredient is an excellent pH adjuster. When it is necessary to neutralize an acidic solution or to generally increase the pH of a product, triethanolamine is a common choice.
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.
Anhydroxylitol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A derivative of xylitol, a naturally occurring sugar alcohol. It has humectant moisturizing properties.
Aspalathus Linearis Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Arachidyl Glucoside
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A mild cleanser and emulsifier that helps oil and water to mix and form emulsions.
Chenopodium Quinoa Seed Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Derived from quinoa seeds, the extract contains various emollient phytochemicals such as phytosterols, saponins, proteins, and amino acids.
Nymphaea Alba Flower Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An extract derived from the white water lily that contains antioxidant and anti-inflammatory alkaloids and flavonoids.
Polyacrylate-13
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A synthetic, film-forming ingredient that creates a network around other ingredients in the formula and protects them from being easily washed away.
Sodium Palmitoyl Proline
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Arachidyl Alcohol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A non-drying fatty alcohol that functions as an emollient, emulsion stabilizer, and viscosity controlling agent. It also produces a mattifying effect when applied in a skincare product onto the skin.
Behenyl Alcohol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fatty alcohol with emollient properties. It is used as a co-emulsifier and thickener and tends to result in a product with a smooth and creamy application texture.
Butylene Glycol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
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.
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.
Cetearyl Alcohol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A blend of cetyl alcohol and stearyl alcohol, the fatty alcohols that are derived from palm oil. It helps to create emulsions that give off a soft and silky emollient feel and also increase product thickness.
Coco-Glucoside
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A mild cleansing and foaming agent. It can be used on its own as a gentle cleanser in a skin cleansing product or can be combined with more powerful cleansing agents, called anionic surfactants, to make them milder on the skin.
Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An amino acid derivative. It helps with skin moisturization and may have wrinkle-reducing effects.
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An extract from the licorice root. It contains a well-researched anti-inflammatory compound called glycyrrhizin that can reduce inflammation. Licorice root extract is also used for its powerful antioxidant effects and ability to treat pigmentation.
Polyisobutene
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A highly viscous liquid that is used in lip gloss formulations to prolong wear time and add shimmer. Polyisobutene dramatically increases the thickness of skincare products it is added to.
Polysorbate 20
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A viscous, amber-colored liquid that functions as a solubilizer to disperse small amounts of oil into a large water phase. Polysorbate 20 is frequently used to solubilize fragrance oils into water-based emulsions.
Tropolone
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A naturally occurring ingredient with unusual molecular structure that fights free radicals.