Philosophy

Renewed Hope In A Jar SPF 30

Renewed Hope In A Jar SPF 30
7.2

/ 10

Is it right for me?

Moisturizing

10.0Humectancy4.5Occlusivity

30

SPF

Overview

How moisturizing is it? Highly moisturizing. Philosophy Renewed Hope In A Jar SPF 30 has a moisturizing rating of 7.2 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive? Significantly more humectant. It has a maximum Humectancy of 10.0 out of 10 and a moderate Occlusivity of 4.5 out of 10.

What else is good about it? This product has an SPF 30, which is the right SPF to use when spending quite some time outdoors and in the sun. Look out for a “broad spectrum” indication to be also protected from photoaging (i.e., wrinkles and sunspots).

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

Score
IngredientOriginFunctions
55
WaterNaturally occurringFormula Helper
9
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) OleosomesBotanicalMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient,Formula Helper
7
OctinoxateSyntheticSunscreen,Formula Helper
4
Butylene GlycolBotanical,Petroleum,SyntheticMoisturizing (humectant),Fragrance,Formula Helper
3
GlycerinBotanical,Synthetic,AnimalMoisturizing (humectant),Soothing,Emollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
2.7
AvobenzoneSyntheticSunscreen,Formula Helper
2
OctocryleneSyntheticSunscreen,Formula Helper
1.5
C12-15 Alkyl BenzoateSyntheticEmollient,Antimicrobial,Formula Helper
1.3
Methyl Gluceth-20SyntheticMoisturizing (humectant)
1
Glycolic AcidSyntheticAnti-wrinkle,Anti-acne,Exfoliant,Soothing,Formula Helper
0.3
PolyacrylamideSyntheticFormula Helper
0.3
CyclopentasiloxaneSyntheticEmollient,Formula Helper

Ingredients explained

Score

55

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

9

Function

Moisturizing (occlusive), Emollient, Emulsion stabilizing

Origin

Botanical

Microscopic droplets of safflower oil surrounded by a membrane. Oleosomes are able to create a very stable emulsion and are better absorbed by the skin. Safflower oil offers occlusive, emollient, and antioxidant properties.
Score

7

Function

Sunscreen, Light stabilizing, Solvent

Origin

Synthetic

A chemical sunscreen also known as ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate. It protects against UVB, which causes the skin to burn and tan and can lead to certain types of skin cancers. For broad-spectrum protection claims, octinoxate should be paired with a UVA sunscreen.
Score

4

Function

Moisturizing (humectant), Fragrance, Solvent, Viscosity controlling

Origin

Botanical,Petroleum,Synthetic

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.
Score

3

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.

Similar products

Suntegrity

Rich
7.2

5-in-1 Natural Moisturizing Face Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30

Show all