Omorovicza Perfecting Lip Balm

Perfecting Lip Balm
5.3
/ 10
Moisturizing
0.6 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. Omorovicza Perfecting Lip Balm has a moisturizing rating of 5.3 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more occlusive. It has a low Humectancy of 0.6 out of 10 and a maximum Occlusivity of 10 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
40
22
11
6
4
3
2
1.5
1
0.3
0.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 0.6 10 0.6
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 63.9 20 10.0
40.0
11.0
6.0
3.0
2.0
1.0
0.3
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 5.3
All humectants
0.6
Menthyl PCA
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
63.9
Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil
40.0
Beeswax
11.0
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter
6.0
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
3.0
Lanolin
2.0
Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil
1.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
0.3
Tribehenin
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
5.3
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
40
11
6
3
2
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 63.9 20 10.0
All occlusives
63.9
Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil
40.0
Beeswax
11.0
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter
6.0
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
3.0
Lanolin
2.0
Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil
1.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
0.3
Tribehenin
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
0.3
0.3
All humectants 0.6 10 0.6
All humectants
0.6
Menthyl PCA
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 1.2 3 No
All antioxidants
1.2
Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract
0.3
Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil
Est. %40
Function
Origin
A fatty oil extracted from the seeds of the castor bean plant with very unique fatty acid composition. It is used in skincare as an occlusive moisturizer and emollient that leaves the skin feeling soft and silky after application.
Diisostearoyl Polyglyceryl-3 Dimer Dilinoleate
Est. %22
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Beeswax
Est. %11
Function
Origin
A waxy substance made by bees while they are building their honeycombs. It is an occlusive moisturizing and emollient ingredient with wound healing and antimicrobial properties similar to those of honey. Its bleached, purified form is called Cera alba.
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter
Est. %6
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.
Ethylhexyl Palmitate
Est. %4
Function
Origin
A rich emollient without the oily after-feel, making it a popular replacement for mineral oil. It is derived from natural sources such as palm oil and palm kernel oil. Ethylhexyl palmitate is listed as a common comedogenic ingredient by acne.org.
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
Est. %3
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.
Lanolin
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A yellow, waxy substance obtained from sheep wool. It is one of the best emollients and emulsifiers due to its unique composition, able to relieve dry skin and repair the lipid barrier.
Prunus Domestica Seed Extract
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil
Est. %1
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.
Flavor (Aroma)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Under trade secret law, manufacturers have the right not to disclose what exactly went into the flavor and use the unspecific word 'flavor' instead. Flavor is added to products that have the potential to be consumed, such as lipsticks.
Benzyl Alcohol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A multifunctional ingredient that is supplied as a clear, colorless liquid. Its main function is as a flavoring agent and fragrance. It also acts as a broad-spectrum preservative, solvent, and viscosity-controlling agent that thins the product.
Benzyl Salicylate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrance ingredient with a sweet, floral, and slightly balsamic scent. It is one of the twenty-six fragrances that are considered allergens according to the International Fragrance Association (IFRA), and so its use is restricted.
Carmine (CI 75470)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Citronellol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant compound found naturally in many essential oils (mainly lemongrass). It can have a lemon or a rose scent. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid products with citronellol, or at least do a patch test before using it.
Dehydroacetic Acid
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A globally approved preservative ingredient. It is a powerful fungicide and a moderate bactericide, which makes it a broad-spectrum preservative. Because it is mildly effective against bacteria, it is often paired with stronger bactericides.
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fatty oil expressed from sunflower seeds and one of the most commonly used oils in skincare. It has great emollient and occlusive moisturizing properties. Sunflower oil is one of the richest sources of vitamin E – an important skin antioxidant.
Linalool
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant, volatile compound naturally present in many essential oils. It has a pleasant scent and is often used in skincare products as a fragrance. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid it, or at least do a patch test before using it.
Menthyl PCA
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Mica
Est. %0.3
Function