L'Oreal Hydra Genius Daily Liquid Care Normal/Dry Skin

Hydra Genius Daily Liquid Care Normal/Dry Skin
4.8
/ 10
Moisturizing
7.5 Humectancy icon Humectancy
2.2 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. L'Oreal Hydra Genius Daily Liquid Care Normal/Dry Skin has a moisturizing rating of 4.8 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more humectant. It has a high Humectancy of 7.5 out of 10 and a low Occlusivity of 2.2 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
75
6
4
3
2
1.5
1.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 7.5 10 7.5
6
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0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 4.3 20 2.2
4.0
0.3
Moisturizing rating 4.8
All humectants
7.5
Glycerin
6
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Caprylyl Glycol
0.3
Butylene Glycol
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
4.3
Dimethicone
4.0
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
4.8
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
4
0.3
All occlusives 4.3 20 2.2
All occlusives
4.3
Dimethicone
4.0
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
6
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All humectants 7.5 10 7.5
All humectants
7.5
Glycerin
6
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Caprylyl Glycol
0.3
Butylene Glycol
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 1.5 3 No
All antioxidants
1.5
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Ascorbyl Glucoside
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Water
Est. %75
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. %6
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. %4
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.
Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate
Est. %3
Function
Origin
An emollient ester that is derived from palm and palm kernel oil and is known for its velvety soft skin feel and excellent spreading properties.
Alcohol Denat.
Est. %2
Function
Origin
Denatured alcohol is ethanol that contains additives that make it unsafe to consume. It is mainly used as a solvent and an antimicrobial agent. A major drawback to alcohol denat. is that it dries out the skin.
Hydroxyethylpiperazine Ethane Sulfonic Acid
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
A pH buffer that secures the pH around 7.5.
Silanetriol
Est. %1.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Bisabolol
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An anti-inflammatory compound found naturally in German chamomile essential oil. It has a pleasant, sweet, and floral scent. Bisabolol also has soothing and anti-inflammatory properties but can cause an allergic reaction in more sensitive individuals.
Blue 1 (CI 42090)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A synthetic dye commonly known as Brilliant Blue FCF that produces rich blue colors for various cosmetic uses. FD&C Blue #1 can also be found in foods, medications, and dietary supplements, as it is considered non-toxic and safe for use.
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.
Citric Acid
Est. %0.3
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