REN Clean Skincare Vita Mineral Omega 3 Optimum Skin Oil

Vita Mineral Omega 3 Optimum Skin Oil
10.0
/ 10
Moisturizing
10.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this? 

Maximum hydration. REN Clean Skincare Vita Mineral Omega 3 Optimum Skin Oil has a moisturizing rating of 10.0 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

This is one of the most moisturizing products on the market. It is an extremely potent moisturizer, with maximum Occlusivity and Humectancy.

What else is good about it?

 REN Clean Skincare Vita Mineral Omega 3 Optimum Skin 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

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22
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4
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 22 10 10.0
22
Occlusivity All occlusives 72.0 20 10.0
50.0
11.0
6.0
4.0
1.0
Moisturizing rating 10.0
All humectants
22.0
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran/Germ Oil
22
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
72.0
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
50.0
Camelina Sativa Seed Oil
11.0
Rosa Canina Fruit Oil
6.0
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
4.0
Tocopherol
1.0
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
10.0
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
50
11
6
4
1
All occlusives 72.0 20 10.0
All occlusives
72.0
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
50.0
Camelina Sativa Seed Oil
11.0
Rosa Canina Fruit Oil
6.0
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
4.0
Tocopherol
1.0
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
22
All humectants 22 10 10
All humectants
22.0
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran/Germ Oil
22
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
22
4
1
All antioxidants 27 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
27
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran/Germ Oil
22
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
4
Tocopherol
1
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
Est. %50
Function
Origin
A natural occlusive moisturizing and emollient ingredient, it is a blend of glycerin and two fatty acids, caprylic and capric acid. It creates an oil-based protective layer on the skin, thereby preventing water loss.
Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran/Germ Oil
Est. %22
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Camelina Sativa Seed Oil
Est. %11
Function
Origin
An oil expressed from wild flax seeds. It is a good base oil due to its moisturizing (occlusive) and emollient properties, its fatty acid composition, and its high content of antioxidants.
Rosa Canina Fruit Oil
Est. %6
Function
Origin
An occlusive moisturizing and emollient oil extracted from the little hard seeds inside of the red, fleshy rosehip. It contains mainly emollient fatty acids and a very high amount of antioxidant carotenoids, which give the oil its light orange color.
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
Est. %4
Function
Origin
An occlusive moisturizing fatty oil derived from the seeds of a South American tree known as Inca nut. It is rich in emollient alpha-linolenic acid, linoleic acid, vitamin E, and various phenolic compounds.
Bisabolol
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An anti-inflammatory compound found naturally in German chamomile essential oil. It has a pleasant, sweet, and floral scent. Bisabolol also has soothing and anti-inflammatory properties but can cause an allergic reaction in more sensitive individuals.
Tocopherol
Est. %1
Function
Origin
Simply another name for vitamin E. Tocopherol is a fantastic ingredient and especially beneficial for dry and inflamed skin. It has occlusive moisturizing, emollient, antioxidant, and photoprotective properties.
Alaria Esculenta Extract
Est. %1
Function
Origin
Derived from badderlocks, an edible seaweed, this extract is rich in film-forming alginates. It can be used as a formula helper.
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.
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.
Limonene
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
One of the most used fragrances in skincare products. It is produced from the peels of citrus fruits and has a fresh, pleasant, citrusy smell. People who are sensitive to citrus should try to avoid it, or at least do a patch test before using it.