Philosophy Amazing Grace Ballet Rose Firming Body Emulsion

Amazing Grace Ballet Rose Firming Body Emulsion
1.8
/ 10
Moisturizing
1.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
2.6 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Slightly moisturizing. Philosophy Amazing Grace Ballet Rose Firming Body Emulsion has a moisturizing rating of 1.8 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

This product has relatively comparable levels of Humectancy and Occlusivity: a low Humectancy of 1.0 out of 10 and a low Occlusivity of 2.6 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 1 10 1.0
1
Occlusivity All occlusives 5.2 20 2.6
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 1.8
All humectants
1.0
Glycerin
1
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
5.2
Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil
1.0
Isocetyl Stearoyl Stearate
1.0
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
1.0
Dimethicone
1.0
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
0.3
Stearic Acid
0.3
Phytosteryl/Octyldodecyl Lauroyl Glutamate
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
1.8
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
1
1
1
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 5.2 20 2.6
All occlusives
5.2
Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil
1.0
Isocetyl Stearoyl Stearate
1.0
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
1.0
Dimethicone
1.0
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
0.3
Stearic Acid
0.3
Phytosteryl/Octyldodecyl Lauroyl Glutamate
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
1
All humectants 1 10 1
All humectants
1.0
Glycerin
1
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 2.2 3 No
All antioxidants
2.2
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
1
Tocopheryl Acetate
0.3
Potassium Ascorbyl Tocopheryl Phosphate
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
BHT
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Water
Est. %85
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. %1
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. %1
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.
Glyceryl Stearate
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An emollient and emulsifier typically derived from vegetable sources through a chemical reaction with glycerin. It provides stability, texture, and consistency to formulations. Its main function is to allow oil and water to mix.
Isocetyl Stearoyl Stearate
Est. %1
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Cetearyl Alcohol
Est. %1
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.
PEG-100 Stearate
Est. %1
Function
Origin
This surfactant is more specifically classified as an emulsifier that produces oil-in-water emulsions. PEG-100 stearate can also be used as a cleansing agent.
Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An occlusive moisturizing and emollient oil extracted from macadamia nuts. It is clear and pale yellow with a pleasant nutty aroma and contains oleic and palmitoleic fatty acids, tocopherols, phytosterols, squalene, and polyphenols.
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
Est. %1
Function
Origin
<p>A famous olive oil widely used in skincare as an emollient and occlusive moisturizer. It contains mainly unsaturated fatty acids, antioxidant flavonoids, and oleuropeins. Olive oil is listed as a common comedogenic ingredient by acne.org.</p>
Fragrance
Est. %1
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.
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.
BHT
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An antioxidant ingredient that naturally occurs in green algae and some bacteria or fungi but, for commercial use, is created synthetically. BHT is also used occasionally as a fragrance, where it presents a sweet, camphor-like odor.
Cetyl Alcohol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A waxy solid fatty alcohol derived from palm oil. It is most commonly used as a co-emulsifier and affects the final aesthetic of the product, leaving a soft and silky feeling on the skin. Cetyl alcohol is also used as a viscosity controlling agent.
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.
Citric Acid
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A gently exfoliating AHA that helps to remove the top layer of dead skin cells. In comparison to other AHAs, citric acid has been shown to be one of the least effective. It is also very commonly used as a stabilizing and pH-controlling agent.
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.
Geraniol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant, volatile, plant-based, liquid chemical that can be naturally found in many essential oils (specifically rose, palmarosa, citronella). It has a rose-like scent. It is a potential irritant and may cause an allergic reaction in some people.
Imidazolidinyl Urea
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An antimicrobial agent that provides broad spectrum protection.
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.
Methylparaben
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A preservative that keeps a product unspoiled. There has been a lot of controversy surrounding parabens, although the concentrations found in cosmetic formulations are generally considered to be safe.
Propylparaben
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A preservative that keeps a product unspoiled. There has been a lot of controversy surrounding parabens, although the concentrations found in cosmetic formulations are generally considered to be safe.
Tetrasodium EDTA
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin