PFB Vanish PFB Vanish Chromabright

PFB Vanish Chromabright
3.3
/ 10
Moisturizing
6.6 Humectancy icon Humectancy
0.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. PFB Vanish PFB Vanish Chromabright has a moisturizing rating of 3.3 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Purely humectant. It has a high Humectancy of 6.6 out of 10 and zero Occlusivity (we didn't find any occlusives on the ingredient list).
Tip: Studies suggest that humectants alone do not moisturize the skin. We recommend applying a product with some occlusive ingredients after the use of this one.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
75
7.5
5
3
2.5
2
1.5
1.3
1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 6.6 10 6.6
3
2
1.5
0.1
Occlusivity All occlusives 0.0 20 0.0
None
Moisturizing rating 3.3
All humectants
6.6
Glycerin
3
Butylene Glycol
2
Propylene Glycol
1.5
Lactic Acid
0.1
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
0.0
None
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
3.3
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
None
All occlusives 0.0 20 0.0
All occlusives
0.0
None
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
3
2
1.5
0.1
All humectants 6.6 10 6.6
All humectants
6.6
Glycerin
3
Butylene Glycol
2
Propylene Glycol
1.5
Lactic Acid
0.1
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
1
All antioxidants 1 3 No
All antioxidants
1
Tetrahydrodiferuloylmethane
1
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Water
Est. %75
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.
SD Alcohol 40-B
Est. %7.5
Function
Origin
A natural ingredient containing a denaturant to discourage drinking.
Isopropyl Alcohol
Est. %5
Function
Origin
A synthetic solvent that thins out products and negates unwanted foaming behavior.
Glycerin
Est. %3
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.
Acetylsalicylic Acid
Est. %2.5
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Butylene Glycol
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A clear, colorless liquid humectant that draws moisture to the skin. The humectancy of butylene glycol, owed to its two hydroxyl groups, is quite considerable, although not as powerful as glycerin, which contains three hydroxyl groups.
Propylene Glycol
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
A clear, thick, odorless liquid of synthetic origin. Its main function is to stabilize cosmetic products exposed to varying temperatures. It is also a moderately strong humectant with similar properties to glycerin.
Dimethylmethoxy Chromanyl Palmitate
Est. %1.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Tetrahydrodiferuloylmethane
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An antioxidant turmeric derivative.
Phenoxyethanol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
The most frequently used preservative in skincare. It is a clear, oil-like liquid synthetic substance that protects products from harmful bacteria and yeast, whilst still leaving skin microflora unharmed. It is confirmed by research to be harmless.
Cyclohexasiloxane
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A clear silicone fluid with very low viscosity that is commonly used as a solvent and emollient. It has excellent spreadability, rubs in quickly, and leaves a silky smooth after-feel on the skin.
Hydroxyethylcellulose
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A naturally-derived thickener that can form clear gel textures without the slimy feeling, unlike some other natural gel-formers.
Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A potent, soothing extract from the bark of the white willow. It has potent anti-inflammatory effects due to its salicin content. Tannins from the willow bark extract have astringent effects and can aid in the skin’s healing process.
Cinnamomum Camphora (Camphor) Leaf Oil
Est. %0.2
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Glycolic Acid
Est. %0.1
Function
Origin
The second most used AHA (after lactic acid) with potent exfoliating and smoothing effects. It increases skin cell turnover, which is beneficial for acne and rosacea and decreases inflammation. When used in peels, GA may have an anti-wrinkle activity.
Lactic Acid
Est. %0.1
Function
Origin
The most popular AHA in skincare and less irritating than glycolic acid. It can be naturally found in sour milk. It is a humectant moisturizing, pH stabilizing, and gently exfoliating ingredient, able to soften dry, cracked, and peeling skin.
Salicylic Acid
Est. %0.1
Function
Origin
This effective peeling and anti-inflammatory BHA is used as an anti-acne agent and works by breaking down the junctions between dead skin cells. This results in the peeling of dead skin and the unclogging of pores.