Kneipp Soft Skin Almond Blossom Body Oil

Soft Skin Almond Blossom Body Oil
6.0
/ 10
Moisturizing
2.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Highly moisturizing. Kneipp Soft Skin Almond Blossom Body Oil has a moisturizing rating of 6.0 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more occlusive. It has a low Humectancy of 2.0 out of 10 and a maximum Occlusivity of 10 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

 Kneipp Soft Skin Almond Blossom Body Oil is rich in antioxidants. One of the many benefits of antioxidant ingredients is that they are believed to reduce the oxidative stress caused by free radicals, thus preventing accelerated skin aging.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
45
22
11
6
4
3
2
1.5
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
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0.3
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0.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 2 10 2.0
2
Occlusivity All occlusives 76.6 20 10.0
45.0
22.0
6.0
3.0
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 6.0
All humectants
2.0
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Flower Extract
2
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
76.6
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil
45.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
22.0
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
6.0
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
3.0
Helianthus Annuus Hybrid Oil
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
6.0
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
45
22
6
3
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 76.6 20 10.0
All occlusives
76.6
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil
45.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
22.0
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
6.0
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
3.0
Helianthus Annuus Hybrid Oil
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
2
All humectants 2 10 2
All humectants
2.0
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Flower Extract
2
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
4
3
0.3
All antioxidants 7.3 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
7.3
Tocopheryl Acetate
4
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil
Est. %45
Function
Origin
An emollient and occlusive oil derived from sweet almonds. It has a favorable fatty acid composition (mainly oleic and linoleic acids), and a high content of vitamin E. Almond oil is listed as a common comedogenic ingredient by acne.org.
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
Est. %22
Function
Origin
A fatty oil expressed from sunflower seeds and one of the most commonly used oils in skincare. It has great emollient and occlusive moisturizing properties. Sunflower oil is one of the richest sources of vitamin E – an important skin antioxidant.
Isopropyl Myristate
Est. %11
Function
Origin
A fast-spreading, cost-effective, non-greasy emollient that is typically used for lubrication, spreadability, or to remove “tackiness” from a product. Isopropyl Myristate is listed as a common comedogenic ingredient by acne.org.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
Est. %6
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.
Tocopheryl Acetate
Est. %4
Function
Origin
An antioxidant derivative of tocopherol (vitamin E). It helps to protect cells from free radicals and UV damage through the conversion to active vitamin E in the skin. It is more stable than tocopherol.
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
Est. %3
Function
Origin
A fatty oil from Moroccan argan tree kernels commonly used as an occlusive moisturizer and emollient. Its uniqueness comes from its compounds: vitamin E, phospholipids, phenolic compounds, and rare phytosterols with antioxidant and emollient effects.
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Flower Extract
Est. %2
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
An essential oil derived from the peels of the sweet orange. It is commonly used as a fragrance because of its pleasant, citrusy scent. The main constituent of the essential oil is limonene (up to 96%).
Pogostemon Cablin Oil
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A luxurious, fragrant essential oil obtained from patchouli leaves. It contains germacrene, patchoulol, and norpatchoulenol - which are responsible for its musky, earthy, and sweet scent.
Citral
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant compound found in many essential oils (especially lemon myrtle and lemongrass essential oil). It has a sweet, lemon-like scent. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid products with citral, or at least do a patch test before using.
Citronellol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant compound found naturally in many essential oils (mainly lemongrass). It can have a lemon or a rose scent. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid products with citronellol, or at least do a patch test before using it.
Coumarin
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A plant-based fragrant compound that occurs in sweet-smelling grass, sweet woodruff, and sweet clover. It has a sweet and vanilla-like scent in high concentrations and a similar scent to freshly mowed grass in low concentrations.
Geraniol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant, volatile, plant-based, liquid chemical that can be naturally found in many essential oils (specifically rose, palmarosa, citronella). It has a rose-like scent. It is a potential irritant and may cause an allergic reaction in some people.
Helianthus Annuus Hybrid Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Linalool
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant, volatile compound naturally present in many essential oils. It has a pleasant scent and is often used in skincare products as a fragrance. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid it, or at least do a patch test before using it.
Limonene
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
One of the most used fragrances in skincare products. It is produced from the peels of citrus fruits and has a fresh, pleasant, citrusy smell. People who are sensitive to citrus should try to avoid it, or at least do a patch test before using it.
Tocopherol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Simply another name for vitamin E. Tocopherol is a fantastic ingredient and especially beneficial for dry and inflamed skin. It has occlusive moisturizing, emollient, antioxidant, and photoprotective properties.
Fragrance
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Under trade secret law, manufacturers have the right not to disclose what exactly went into the fragrance and use the unspecific word Fragrance or Parfum instead. Many fragrances are highly allergenic.