Skinfix Barrier+ Lip Repair Balm

Barrier+ Lip Repair Balm
6.0
/ 10
Moisturizing
2.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Highly moisturizing. Skinfix Barrier+ Lip Repair Balm has a moisturizing rating of 6.0 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more occlusive. It has a low Humectancy of 2.0 out of 10 and a maximum Occlusivity of 10 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

 Skinfix Barrier+ Lip Repair Balm 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
40.1
40
9.4
5.1
3.4
2
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 2 10 2.0
2
Occlusivity All occlusives 138.1 20 10.0
40.1 x 2
40.0
9.4
5.1
3.4
Moisturizing rating 6.0
All humectants
2.0
Allantoin
2
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
138.1
Petrolatum
40.1 x 2
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
40.0
Beeswax
9.4
Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil
5.1
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
3.4
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
6.0
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
40.1 x 2
40
9.4
5.1
3.4
All occlusives 138.1 20 10.0
All occlusives
138.1
Petrolatum
40.1 x 2
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
40.0
Beeswax
9.4
Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil
5.1
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
3.4
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
2
All humectants 2 10 2
All humectants
2.0
Allantoin
2
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
5.1
All antioxidants 5.1 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
5.1
Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil
5.1
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Petrolatum
Est. %40.1
Function
Origin
Also known as Vaseline, this is the most powerful occlusive moisturizer and at least twice as effective as other occlusives. This is why we multiply the petrolatum score by 2 when calculating the Occlusivity of the product. Petrolatum is not comedogenic.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
Est. %40
Function
Origin
A famous occlusive moisturizing and emollient oil. It is derived from coconuts and may give a product a lovely coconut scent. Coconut oil is listed as a common comedogenic ingredient by acne.org.
Beeswax
Est. %9.4
Function
Origin
A waxy substance made by bees while they are building their honeycombs. It is an occlusive moisturizing and emollient ingredient with wound healing and antimicrobial properties similar to those of honey. Its bleached, purified form is called Cera alba.
Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil
Est. %5.1
Function
Origin
An occlusive moisturizing oil expressed from soybeans. It does not leave an oily feeling on the skin due to its low content of saturated fatty acids. Glycine soja oil contains emollient fatty acids and a significant amount of antioxidants.
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
Est. %3.4
Function
Origin
A liquid plant wax, also known as Jojoba oil, pressed from the seeds of Simmondsia chinensis. These seeds can contain up to 50% of liquid wax. It is used as an occlusive moisturizer, emollient, and emulsifier.
Allantoin
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A fluffy, white powder that acts as a humectant due to its water-loving chemistry and as an exfoliant that helps to remove dead skin cells. It has also been shown to be very soothing to irritated and inflamed skin.