Philosophy Hands Of Hope Hand and Cuticle Cream

Hands Of Hope Hand and Cuticle Cream
6.4
/ 10
Moisturizing
10.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
2.7 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Highly moisturizing. Philosophy Hands Of Hope Hand and Cuticle Cream has a moisturizing rating of 6.4 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more humectant. It has a maximum Humectancy of 10 out of 10 and a low Occlusivity of 2.7 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
65
9
6
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2.5
2
1.5
1.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 10.5 10 10.0
9
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 5.5 20 2.7
2.5
1.5
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 6.4
All humectants
10.5
Glycerin
9
Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Beta-Glucan
0.3
Arginine
0.3
Methyl Gluceth-20
0.3
Ethylhexylglycerin
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
5.5
Dimethicone
2.5
Stearic Acid
1.5
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil
0.3
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
0.3
Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil
0.3
Linum Usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Oil
0.3
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
6.4
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
2.5
1.5
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 5.5 20 2.7
All occlusives
5.5
Dimethicone
2.5
Stearic Acid
1.5
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil
0.3
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
0.3
Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil
0.3
Linum Usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Oil
0.3
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
9
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All humectants 10.5 10 10
All humectants
10.5
Glycerin
9
Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Beta-Glucan
0.3
Arginine
0.3
Methyl Gluceth-20
0.3
Ethylhexylglycerin
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
Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Beta-Glucan
0.3
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil
0.3
Tocopheryl Acetate
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.
Glycerin
Est. %9
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.
Shea Butter Glycerides
Est. %6
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Cetearyl Alcohol
Est. %4
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.
Glyceryl Stearate
Est. %3
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.
Dimethicone
Est. %2.5
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.
Polyacrylamide
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A synthetic ingredient that can thicken products instantly while still keeping them light and often gel-like.
Stearic Acid
Est. %1.5
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.
Alcohol Denat. Sd Alcohol 40-B
Est. %1.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Benzyl Alcohol
Est. %1
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.
C13-14 Isoparaffin
Est. %0.3
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