Maybelline FaceStudio Master Prime Hydrate + Smooth Primer

FaceStudio Master Prime Hydrate + Smooth Primer
10.0
/ 10
Moisturizing
9.9 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this? 

Maximum hydration. Maybelline FaceStudio Master Prime Hydrate + Smooth Primer has a moisturizing rating of 10.0 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Rather occlusive. It has a very high Humectancy of 9.9 out of 10 and a maximum Occlusivity of 10 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

 Maybelline FaceStudio Master Prime Hydrate + Smooth Primer 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
65
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6
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3
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2
1.5
1.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 9.9 10 9.9
6
3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 20.9 20 10.0
9.0
4.0
2.5
2.0
1.5
1.3
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 10.0
All humectants
9.9
Glycerin
6
Propanediol
3
PEG-20 Stearate
0.3
Caprylyl Glycol
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
20.9
Dimethicone
9.0
Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil
4.0
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil
2.5
Stearic Acid
2.0
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
1.5
Palmitic Acid
1.3
Beeswax
0.3
Myristic Acid
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
10.0
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
9
4
2.5
2
1.5
1.3
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 20.9 20 10.0
All occlusives
20.9
Dimethicone
9.0
Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil
4.0
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil
2.5
Stearic Acid
2.0
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
1.5
Palmitic Acid
1.3
Beeswax
0.3
Myristic Acid
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
6
3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All humectants 9.9 10 9.9
All humectants
9.9
Glycerin
6
Propanediol
3
PEG-20 Stearate
0.3
Caprylyl Glycol
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
2.5
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 3.1 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
3.1
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil
2.5
Tocopheryl Acetate
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Water
Est. %65
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.
Dimethicone
Est. %9
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. %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.
Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil
Est. %4
Function
Origin
A fatty oil expressed from the seed kernels of apricot fruits. This oil is an emollient and occlusive moisturizer comprised of around 60% oleic acid, followed by linoleic and palmitic acid, carotenoids, vitamin E, and other antioxidant compounds.
Propanediol
Est. %3
Function
Origin
An excellent solvent capable of mixing water with normally water-insoluble ingredients. It also functions as a humectant due to its water-loving alcohol groups. Propanediol can control the viscosity of a product by reducing its thickness.
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil
Est. %2.5
Function
Origin
Extracted from the outer layer of rice grains, this oil is rich in occlusive moisturizing and emollient omega-6 fatty acids, vitamin E, and a potent antioxidant γ-oryzanol. It may have beneficial effects on dry or sun-damaged skin, as well as eczema.
Stearic Acid
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A saturated fatty acid found in vegetable butter and animal fats. It is an occlusive moisturizing and emollient ingredient and also helps to maintain the barrier function of the skin.
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
A semi-solid, buttery fat extracted from the seeds of the Shea tree that is a wonderful occlusive and emollient ingredient mainly comprised of fatty acids. Shea butter contains a large amount of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant compounds.
Palmitic Acid
Est. %1.3
Function