Skyn Iceland Hydro Cool Brightening Face Mask

Hydro Cool Brightening Face Mask
3.6
/ 10
Moisturizing
4.6 Humectancy icon Humectancy
2.7 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. Skyn Iceland Hydro Cool Brightening Face Mask has a moisturizing rating of 3.6 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Rather humectant. It has a moderate Humectancy of 4.6 out of 10 and a low Occlusivity of 2.7 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

 Skyn Iceland Hydro Cool Brightening Face Mask 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
75
6
4
3
2
1.5
1.3
1
0.3
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0.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 4.6 10 4.6
4
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 5.4 20 2.7
3.0
1.5
0.3
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 3.6
All humectants
4.6
Glycerin
4
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
5.4
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
3.0
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
1.5
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
0.3
Rubus Chamaemorus Seed Oil
0.3
Oxycoccus Palustris Seed Oil
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
3.6
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
3
1.5
0.3
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 5.4 20 2.7
All occlusives
5.4
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
3.0
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
1.5
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
0.3
Rubus Chamaemorus Seed Oil
0.3
Oxycoccus Palustris Seed Oil
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
4
0.3
0.3
All humectants 4.6 10 4.6
All humectants
4.6
Glycerin
4
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 5.1 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
5.1
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
3
Sodium Hyaluronate
0.3
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract
0.3
Centella Asiatica Extract
0.3
3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid
0.3
Oxycoccus Palustris Seed Oil
0.3
Buddleja Davidii Extract
0.3
Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Extract
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Water
Est. %75
Function
Origin
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.
Polyacrylic Acid
Est. %6
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Glycerin
Est. %4
Function
Origin
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.
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
Est. %3
Function
Origin
<p>A famous olive oil widely used in skincare as an emollient and occlusive moisturizer. It contains mainly unsaturated fatty acids, antioxidant flavonoids, and oleuropeins. Olive oil is listed as a common comedogenic ingredient by acne.org.</p>
Angelica Archangelica Root Water
Est. %2
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
Est. %1.5
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.
Diacetyl Boldine
Est. %1.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Sodium Hydroxide
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An ingredient that is able to bring the pH of a product up, thereby making it less harsh on the skin.
Agar
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A multifunctional jelly derived from red algae that can thicken water-based products.
Aluminum Glycinate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Perfluorodecalin
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A liquid fluorocarbon used to dissolve gasses (oxygen in particular).
Potassium Sorbate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A preservative widely used in food and personal care products, available from natural sources or synthetically produced. Potassium sorbate works by inhibiting the growth of yeasts, molds, and some bacteria.
Sodium Benzoate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A preservative that usually works in combination with other preservatives. It has to be at low pH (<5.5) to be effective.
Buddleja Davidii Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An extract of summer lilac with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory compounds such as iridoids, various terpenes, flavonoids, and phenolic acids. More research is needed in order to evaluate its functions.
Oxycoccus Palustris Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
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.
Rubus Chamaemorus Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Tourmaline
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Centella Asiatica Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An extract from the leaves of the Gotu kola. It is used in skincare for its antioxidant, wound healing, anti-inflammatory, and anti-aging properties. It increases the production of collagen and hyaluronic acid in the skin.
Glycosphingolipids
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Glycosphingolipids are body-natural compounds related to ceramides. Structurally, they are ceramide-like lipids with one or multiple sugar residues attached. They are used as emollients in skincare products, giving the skin a soft and smooth after-feel.
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An extract from the licorice root. It contains a well-researched anti-inflammatory compound called glycyrrhizin that can reduce inflammation. Licorice root extract is also used for its powerful antioxidant effects and ability to treat pigmentation.
Sodium Hyaluronate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A sodium salt of famous hyaluronic acid. A potent humectant that hydrates the skin, supports collagen function, and fills out small wrinkles. Sodium hyaluronate also offers soothing and antioxidant properties.
Sucrose Palmitate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Sucrose palmitate is a sugar-based emulsifier, typically used in lotions or creams that are oil in water emulsions. One of the main benefits to these kinds of emulsifiers is their sustainability, but they are also milder on the skin.
Xanthan Gum
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A natural multi-functional ingredient that originates from fermented sugars. Xanthan gum acts as a viscosity-building agent to thicken skincare products. It is also an excellent stabilizer and works well to hold other ingredients together.
Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Derived from thyme, this antioxidant, antiseptic and fragrant extract consists mainly of thyme essential oil (with its spicy herbal scent), flavonoids, terpenes, and organic acids.
3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A derivative of vitamin C. Its stability in skincare formulations is better than ascorbic acid’s, although clinical studies are yet to indicate whether it has the same collagen-boosting benefits.