Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Longwear Foundation Stick SPF 21

Teint Idole Ultra Longwear Foundation Stick SPF 21
3.4
/ 10
Moisturizing
1.9 Humectancy icon Humectancy
5.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
21SPF icon
SPF
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Longwear Foundation Stick SPF 21 has a moisturizing rating of 3.4 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Rather occlusive. It has a low Humectancy of 1.9 out of 10 and a moderate Occlusivity of 5.0 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Longwear Foundation Stick SPF 21 has an SPF of 21, which means that it provides an adequate level of sun protection. However, if you spend a substantial amount of time outdoors, it is better to use a broad spectrum sunscreen with an SPF 30 or higher.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
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1.9
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 1.9 10 1.9
1.9
Occlusivity All occlusives 10.0 20 5.0
10.0
Moisturizing rating 3.4
All humectants
1.9
Aluminum Hydroxide
1.9
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
10.0
Phenyl Trimethicone
10.0
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
3.4
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
10
All occlusives 10.0 20 5.0
All occlusives
10.0
Phenyl Trimethicone
10.0
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
1.9
All humectants 1.9 10 1.9
All humectants
1.9
Aluminum Hydroxide
1.9
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
None
All antioxidants 0 3 No
All antioxidants
0
None
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Octinoxate
Est. %10
Function
Origin
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.
Isohexadecane
Est. %10
Function
Origin
A clear, colorless liquid that is commonly used as an emollient. It is made up of pure hydrocarbons and leaves a dry feeling on the skin upon application. It also increases the spreadability of a product.
Aluminum Calcium Sodium Silicate
Est. %10
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Methyl Methacrylate Crosspolymer
Est. %10
Function
Origin
A synthetic ingredient that is used for bulking, film-forming, and controlling viscosity. It can absorb large amounts of water and oil and creates a network for other ingredients to live in.
Polyethylene
Est. %10
Function
Origin
Commonly used in dense plastic packaging, its primary function in skincare is as a film-forming agent, which protects the product from being easily rinsed away by water or sweat. It also controls viscosity by increasing the thickness of oily products.
Phenyl Trimethicone
Est. %10
Function
Origin
A silicone fluid that is used as an occlusive moisturizer. It applies smoothly to the skin and reduces the tack associated with organic oils.
Ferric Ammonium Ferrocyanide
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Disodium Stearoyl Glutamate
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
An emulsifier that can provide a light feel, especially when used in color cosmetics to coat pigments. It is not expected to be irritating when used at recommended levels.
Isopropyl Titanium Triisostearate
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Lauroyl Lysine
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
A synthetic insoluble powder that improves the texture of a product, leaving the skin silky smooth and absorbing oils and sweat.
Mica
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
A mineral powder made up of silicates with several functions (the main one being as a colorant). It has a shimmery appearance, making it highly desirable in certain cosmetic products. Mica also helps the product to apply more smoothly.
Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891)
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
One of two the most commonly used mineral sunscreens. It can absorb UV light, including UVB – which causes burning, tanning, and even skin cancer. Also used as a colorant, titanium dioxide gives a product a bright white color.
Perlite
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Aluminum Hydroxide
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
A white mineral powder, also known as alumina, that is derived from aluminum metal. It is frequently used as an abrasive in exfoliating products and as a thickener. Aluminum oxide is also a great opacifier.
Arachidyl Propionate
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Cyclopentasiloxane
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
A lightweight, fast-spreading emollient that leaves a very soft and silky after-feel on the skin. Supplied as a clear and colorless liquid, cyclopentasiloxane is often used as a solvent to dissolve other silicones in.
Tambourissa Trichophylla Leaf Extract
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Iron Oxides
Est. %1.9
Function
Origin
Mineral pigments used to provide color in skincare products. These naturally occurring pigments are available in yellow, red, brown, and black powders.