SIRCUIT SKIN

Sol-Avert SPF 30

Sol-Avert SPF 30
3.9

/ 10

Is it right for me?

Moisturizing

2.6Humectancy5.2Occlusivity

30

SPF

Overview

How moisturizing is it? Quite moisturizing. SIRCUIT SKIN Sol-Avert SPF 30 has a moisturizing rating of 3.9 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive? Rather occlusive. It has a low Humectancy of 2.6 out of 10 and a moderate Occlusivity of 5.2 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).

  • SULFATE-FREE
  • FRAGRANCE-FREE
  • NON-COMEDOGENIC
  • PHTHALATE-FREE
  • SILICONE-FREE
  • PARABEN-FREE
  • ESSENTIAL OIL-FREE

Score
IngredientOriginFunctions
55
WaterNaturally occurringFormula Helper
13.5
Zinc OxideNaturally occurring,SyntheticSunscreen,Antimicrobial,Colorant,Formula Helper
6
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride Botanical,SyntheticMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
4
Isodecyl NeopentanoateSyntheticEmollient,Formula Helper
3
Ethyl MacadamiateBotanicalEmollient
2.5
Aleurites Moluccanus Seed OilBotanicalMoisturizing (occlusive),Soothing,Emollient
2
GlycerinBotanical,Synthetic,AnimalMoisturizing (humectant),Soothing,Emollient,Fragrance,Formula Helper
1.5
Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) WaterBotanicalSoothing,Astringent
1.3
Hydrogenated Palm GlyceridesBotanical,SyntheticMoisturizing (occlusive),Emollient,Formula Helper
1
Candelilla/Jojoba/Rice Bran Polyglyceryl-3 Esters BotanicalFormula Helper
0.3
Potassium Cetyl PhosphateBotanical,SyntheticCleansing,Formula Helper
0.3
Citric AcidBotanical,SyntheticExfoliant,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

13.5

Function

Sunscreen, Antimicrobial, Colorant, Bulking, Light stabilizing

Origin

Naturally occurring,Synthetic

A white mineral powder mainly used in skincare as a physical sunscreen. It protects against UVA light that leads to visible signs of aging, including wrinkles and fine lines. Zinc oxide can also be used as a colorant to enhance the whiteness of a product.
Score

6

Function

Moisturizing (occlusive), Emollient, Fragrance, Solvent

Origin

Botanical,Synthetic

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.
Score

4

Function

Emollient, Solvent

Origin

Synthetic

A super lightweight ester that softens the appearance of skin.
Score

3

Function

Emollient

Origin

Botanical

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