Lush Key Lime Pie

Key Lime Pie
5.5
/ 10
Moisturizing
1.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. Lush Key Lime Pie has a moisturizing rating of 5.5 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more occlusive. It has a low Humectancy of 1.0 out of 10 and a maximum Occlusivity of 10 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
45
22
11
6
4
3
2
1.5
1
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 1 10 1.0
1
Occlusivity All occlusives 92.5 20 10.0
45.0
22.0
11.0
6.0
4.0
3.0
1.5
Moisturizing rating 5.5
All humectants
1.0
Glucose
1
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
92.5
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil
45.0
Hydrogenated Coconut Oil
22.0
Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax
11.0
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
6.0
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter
4.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax
3.0
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
1.5
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
5.5
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
45
22
11
6
4
3
1.5
All occlusives 92.5 20 10.0
All occlusives
92.5
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil
45.0
Hydrogenated Coconut Oil
22.0
Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax
11.0
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
6.0
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter
4.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax
3.0
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
1.5
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
1
All humectants 1 10 1
All humectants
1.0
Glucose
1
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
1.5
All antioxidants 1.5 3 No
All antioxidants
1.5
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
1.5
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.
Hydrogenated Coconut Oil
Est. %22
Function
Origin
A refined coconut oil that contains moisturizing (occlusive) and emollient saturated fatty acids. It is especially suited for extremely dry skin.
Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax
Est. %11
Function
Origin
A thick wax obtained from the stems of the Candelilla, or wax plant that is native to Mexico and the southern USA. Its stems are covered in wax to protect the plant from water loss. It is an occlusive moisturizing and emollient ingredient.
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
Est. %6
Function
Origin
A liquid plant wax, also known as Jojoba oil, pressed from the seeds of Simmondsia chinensis. These seeds can contain up to 50% of liquid wax. It is used as an occlusive moisturizer, emollient, and emulsifier.
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter
Est. %4
Function
Origin
Also known as cocoa seed butter, it is a popular emollient and occlusive moisturizer. Skincare products with cocoa butter as their main ingredient have a sweet, chocolatey scent. Cocoa butter is listed as a common comedogenic ingredient by acne.org.
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax
Est. %3
Function
Origin
A solid wax obtained during the refining of crude sunflower oil. The majority of the wax comes from the shells, or hulls, of the sunflower seeds. It is used in skincare as an emollient and occlusive moisturizer, helping to prevent water loss from the skin.
Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Oil
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A fragrant essential oil extracted from lime peels that is mostly comprised of limonene, pinene, terpinene, and terpineol - which give off a sweet citrusy scent.
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
Est. %1.5
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.
Glucose
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A simple sugar that is also one of two components of sucrose, or table sugar. It is used as a humectant in skincare products. Glucose is also used to flavor lip care cosmetics because of its mildly sweet taste.
Yellow 10 Lake (CI 47005)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
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.
Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891)
Est. %0.3
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.
Blue 1 Lake (CI 42090)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Calcium Sodium Borosilicate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A mineral that adds body to products without changing other sensorials. It also acts as a mattifying and blurring agent, especially in color cosmetics.
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.
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.
Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Tin Oxide
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A multi-functional mineral that increases the physical space a product takes up, increases the viscosity of liquid products, and, when used as an opacifying agent, makes a transparent or translucent product become opaque or solid in color.
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.