Suntegrity Natural Moisturizing Face Sunscreen & Primer

Natural Moisturizing Face Sunscreen & Primer
7.6
/ 10
Moisturizing
10.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
5.2 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Highly moisturizing. Suntegrity Natural Moisturizing Face Sunscreen & Primer has a moisturizing rating of 7.6 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more humectant. It has a maximum Humectancy of 10 out of 10 and a moderate Occlusivity of 5.2 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

 Suntegrity Natural Moisturizing Face Sunscreen & Primer 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
55
20
6
4
3
2.5
2
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1.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 58.6 10 10.0
55
3
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 10.4 20 5.2
6.0
2.5
1.0
0.3
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 7.6
All humectants
58.6
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
55
Glycerin
3
Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Ethylhexylglycerin
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
10.4
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
6.0
Hydrogenated Castor Oil
2.5
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
1.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
0.3
Punica Granatum Seed Oil
0.3
Dimethicone
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
7.6
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
6
2.5
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 10.4 20 5.2
All occlusives
10.4
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
6.0
Hydrogenated Castor Oil
2.5
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
1.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
0.3
Punica Granatum Seed Oil
0.3
Dimethicone
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
55
3
0.3
0.3
All humectants 58.6 10 10
All humectants
58.6
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
55
Glycerin
3
Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Ethylhexylglycerin
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
55
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 56.2 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
56.2
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
55
Astaxanthin
0.3
Hyaluronic Acid
0.3
Camellia Sinensis Extract
0.3
Punica Granatum Seed Oil
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
Est. %55
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.
Zinc Oxide
Est. %20
Function
Origin
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.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
Est. %6
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.
Water
Est. %4
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.
Glycerin
Est. %3
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.
Hydrogenated Castor Oil
Est. %2.5
Function
Origin
A processed, butter-like castor oil. It is solely comprised of occlusive moisturizing and emollient saturated fatty acids and is best suited for dry skin. It can also act as a thickener and emulsifier.
Sorbitan Sesquioleate
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A natural liquid ingredient that is yellow to amber in color and completely transparent. It supports oil and water mixtures and disperses minerals into oils.
Magnesium Sulfate
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
A naturally occurring mineral that is commonly used in skincare products as a bulking agent. It helps to control the viscosity of products by making them thicker.
Polyglyceryl-10 Laurate
Est. %1.3
Function
Origin
A vegetable glycerin or synthetically produced emulsifier and gentle cleansing agent. It won't leave skin feeling tight or dry when used to cleanse.
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
Est. %1
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.
Chlorella Emersonii Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Dimethicone
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
The most common silicone in skincare. It forms a silky, smooth film on the skin’s surface and can help to prevent water loss. It also aids in wound healing and can treat and soften scars. Dimethicone is considered to be very safe for use.
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.
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
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.
Hyaluronic Acid
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A potent, skin-identical humectant moisturizing ingredient that is able to bind water 1000 times its own weight. The anti-aging benefits of hyaluronic acid are due to its ability to stimulate the synthesis of collagen in the skin.
Polyaminopropyl Biguanide
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An antimicrobial agent.
Citrus Sinensis Peel Oil Expressed
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An essential oil pressed from the peels of the sweet orange.
Astaxanthin
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A red natural pigment from the family of antioxidant carotenoids that occurs in many natural sources such as lobster and algae. It is mainly used as a colorant and soothing ingredient.
Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A soothing, cooling, and emollient extract derived from cucumbers. Cucumber has been used in skincare for centuries and is used to treat skin problems such as eye swelling, sunburn, and itchy and irritated skin.
Punica Granatum Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An emollient and occlusive moisturizing pomegranate seed oil that is rich in a rare fatty acid called punicic acid, and that contains a high content of the antioxidant vitamin E.
Citrus Reticulata (Tangerine) Peel Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Camellia Sinensis Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An antioxidant, astringent, and soothing extract derived from green tea. It performs as an anti-aging ingredient in the deeper layers of the skin.