Sol de Janeiro GlowMotions Glow Oils Samba Sway

GlowMotions Glow Oils Samba Sway
1.6
/ 10
Moisturizing
1.3 Humectancy icon Humectancy
1.8 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Slightly moisturizing. Sol de Janeiro GlowMotions Glow Oils Samba Sway has a moisturizing rating of 1.6 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

This product has relatively comparable levels of Humectancy and Occlusivity: a low Humectancy of 1.3 out of 10 and a low Occlusivity of 1.8 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
55
22
11
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 1.3 10 1.3
1
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 3.6 20 1.8
1.0
1.0
1.0
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 1.6
All humectants
1.3
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
1
Ethylhexylglycerin
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
3.6
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
1.0
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
1.0
Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Oil
1.0
Theobroma Grandiflorum Seed Butter
0.3
Gossypium Herbaceum (Cotton) Seed Oil
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
1.6
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
1
1
1
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 3.6 20 1.8
All occlusives
3.6
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
1.0
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
1.0
Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Oil
1.0
Theobroma Grandiflorum Seed Butter
0.3
Gossypium Herbaceum (Cotton) Seed Oil
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
1
0.3
All humectants 1.3 10 1.3
All humectants
1.3
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
1
Ethylhexylglycerin
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
1
1
0.3
All antioxidants 2.3 3 No
All antioxidants
2.3
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
1
Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Oil
1
Tocopheryl Acetate
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Isododecane
Est. %55
Function
Origin
An emollient derived from petroleum with high spreadability. It is often used as a replacement for oils and silicones because it leaves no residue behind on the skin. When a product is labeled as “oil-free” it may contain isododecane instead of heavier oils.
Hydrogenated Polyisobutene
Est. %22
Function
Origin
A viscous liquid that makes a great oil base due to its smooth sensorial profile. It has emollient features, including good spreadability and little tack upon application. It also has the added benefit of being able to thicken products.
Ethylene/Propylene/Styrene Copolymer
Est. %11
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A fatty oil expressed from sunflower seeds and one of the most commonly used oils in skincare. It has great emollient and occlusive moisturizing properties. Sunflower oil is one of the richest sources of vitamin E – an important skin antioxidant.
Mica
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A mineral powder made up of silicates with several functions (the main one being as a colorant). It has a shimmery appearance, making it highly desirable in certain cosmetic products. Mica also helps the product to apply more smoothly.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A gelatinous juice from Aloe vera leaves that acts as a powerful humectant, emollient, and antioxidant. It contains enzymes, amino acids, vitamins, and minerals that soothe irritated skin and have wound-healing and anti-inflammatory properties.
Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Oil
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An emollient and occlusive moisturizing oil extracted from the famous açaí palm fruits. It contains fatty acids and is extremely rich in antioxidant and astringent phenolic compounds.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
Est. %1
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.
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.
Butylphenyl Methylpropional
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A synthetic fragrance ingredient used to recreate the scent of lilies, this ingredient also features fresh, green, and powdery notes. Butylphenyl Methylpropional was recently labeled as Toxic to Reproduction in the EU and will be banned in 2022.
Benzyl Alcohol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A multifunctional ingredient that is supplied as a clear, colorless liquid. Its main function is as a flavoring agent and fragrance. It also acts as a broad-spectrum preservative, solvent, and viscosity-controlling agent that thins the product.
Chromium Oxide Greens (CI 77288)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Iron Oxides (CI 77491)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A red colorant also known as red iron oxide. This is an EU-approved colorant used in a wide variety of products.
Iron Oxides (CI 77499)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A black colorant also known as black iron oxide used in a wide range of skincare products.
Coumarin
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A plant-based fragrant compound that occurs in sweet-smelling grass, sweet woodruff, and sweet clover. It has a sweet and vanilla-like scent in high concentrations and a similar scent to freshly mowed grass in low concentrations.
Ethylhexylglycerin
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A preservative booster derived from glycerin. It is commonly paired with other preservatives to improve their efficacy. Ethylhexylglycerin is also a humectant due to its chemical base of glycerin.
Phenoxyethanol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
The most frequently used preservative in skincare. It is a clear, oil-like liquid synthetic substance that protects products from harmful bacteria and yeast, whilst still leaving skin microflora unharmed. It is confirmed by research to be harmless.
Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891)
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
One of two the most commonly used mineral sunscreens. It can absorb UV light, including UVB – which causes burning, tanning, and even skin cancer. Also used as a colorant, titanium dioxide gives a product a bright white color.
Tocopheryl Acetate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An antioxidant derivative of tocopherol (vitamin E). It helps to protect cells from free radicals and UV damage through the conversion to active vitamin E in the skin. It is more stable than tocopherol.
Gossypium Herbaceum (Cotton) Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Derived from the seeds of the cotton plant, this emollient and occlusive fatty oil is mainly comprised of linoleic and palmitic acids. It also contains large amounts of phospholipids - key components of all cell membranes.
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.
Theobroma Grandiflorum Seed Butter
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Commonly known as cupuaçu butter, this fatty, emollient, and occlusive ingredient is similar to cocoa butter. It contains fatty acids and is able to emulsify 4x its weight.
Silica
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A widely used cosmetic ingredient with the same chemical composition as the sand found on beaches. A common function of silica is its ability to control viscosity. In certain chemical forms, it can effectively thicken cream-style products.
Tin Oxide
Est. %0.3
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.