Physicians Formula Argan Wear Ultra-Nourishing Illuminating Argan Oil

Argan Wear Ultra-Nourishing Illuminating Argan Oil
5.0
/ 10
Moisturizing
0.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. Physicians Formula Argan Wear Ultra-Nourishing Illuminating Argan Oil has a moisturizing rating of 5.0 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

It is purely occlusive. It has zero Humectancy (we didn't find any humectant ingredients on the ingredient list) and a maximum Occlusivity of 10 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

 Physicians Formula Argan Wear Ultra-Nourishing Illuminating Argan Oil is rich in antioxidants. One of the many benefits of antioxidant ingredients is that they are believed to reduce the oxidative stress caused by free radicals, thus preventing accelerated skin aging.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
56.8
26.9
13.4
1.5
1.4
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 0.0 10 0.0
None
Occlusivity All occlusives 83.7 20 10.0
56.8
26.9
Moisturizing rating 5.0
All humectants
0.0
None
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
83.7
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
56.8
Trihydroxystearin
26.9
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
5.0
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
56.8
26.9
All occlusives 83.7 20 10.0
All occlusives
83.7
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
56.8
Trihydroxystearin
26.9
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
None
All humectants 0.0 10 0.0
All humectants
0.0
None
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
56.8
All antioxidants 56.8 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
56.8
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
56.8
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
Est. %56.8
Function
Origin
A fatty oil from Moroccan argan tree kernels commonly used as an occlusive moisturizer and emollient. Its uniqueness comes from its compounds: vitamin E, phospholipids, phenolic compounds, and rare phytosterols with antioxidant and emollient effects.
Trihydroxystearin
Est. %26.9
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Calcium Sodium Borosilicate
Est. %13.4
Function
Origin
A mineral that adds body to products without changing other sensorials. It also acts as a mattifying and blurring agent, especially in color cosmetics.
Tin Oxide
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
A multi-functional mineral that increases the physical space a product takes up, increases the viscosity of liquid products, and, when used as an opacifying agent, makes a transparent or translucent product become opaque or solid in color.
Iron Oxides
Est. %1.4
Function
Origin
Mineral pigments used to provide color in skincare products. These naturally occurring pigments are available in yellow, red, brown, and black powders.