OLEHENRIKSEN

Banana Bright Face Primer

Banana Bright Face Primer
5.2

/ 10

Is it right for me?

Moisturizing

4.1Humectancy6.2Occlusivity

Overview

How moisturizing is it? Quite moisturizing. OLEHENRIKSEN Banana Bright Face Primer has a moisturizing rating of 5.2 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive? Rather occlusive. It has a moderate Humectancy of 4.1 out of 10 and a high Occlusivity of 6.2 out of 10.

  • ALCOHOL-FREE
  • SULFATE-FREE
  • NON-COMEDOGENIC
  • PHTHALATE-FREE
  • PARABEN-FREE
  • ESSENTIAL OIL-FREE

Score
IngredientOriginFunctions
70
WaterNaturally occurringFormula Helper
6
SqualaneBotanical,Synthetic,AnimalMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient
4
DimethiconeSyntheticMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient,Formula Helper
3
Cetearyl AlcoholBotanical,SyntheticEmollient,Formula Helper
2
GlycerinBotanical,Synthetic,AnimalMoisturizing (humectant),Soothing,Emollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
1.5
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride Botanical,SyntheticMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
1.3
IsododecanePetroleumEmollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
1
PolymethylsilsesquioxaneSyntheticFormula Helper
0.3
MicaNaturally occurringColorant,Formula Helper
0.3
Coconut AlkanesBotanical,SyntheticEmollient,Formula Helper
0.3
Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891)Naturally occurringSunscreen,Colorant,Formula Helper
0.3
Sclerocarya Birrea Seed OilBotanicalMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient

Ingredients explained

Score

70

Function

Solvent

Origin

Naturally occurring

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.
Score

6

Function

Moisturizing (occlusive), Emollient

Origin

Botanical,Synthetic,Animal

An occlusive moisturizing and emollient compound that forms part of the skin’s sebum. The main source of squalane had always been shark liver. Now, however, it is manufactured synthetically or derived from plant oils, such as olive and peanut oil.
Score

4

Function

Moisturizing (occlusive), Emollient, Antifoaming, Solvent

Origin

Synthetic

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.
Score

3

Function

Emollient, Emulsifying, Emulsion stabilizing, Foaming, Opacifying, Viscosity controlling

Origin

Botanical,Synthetic

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.
Score

2

Function

Moisturizing (humectant), Soothing, Emollient, Fragrance, Denaturant, Solvent, Viscosity controlling

Origin

Botanical,Synthetic,Animal

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.

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