The Ordinary "B" Oil

"B" Oil
5.0
/ 10
Moisturizing
0.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. The Ordinary "B" Oil has a moisturizing rating of 5.0 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

It is purely occlusive. It has zero Humectancy (we didn't find any humectant ingredients on the ingredient list) and a maximum Occlusivity of 10 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
60
22
11
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0.3
0.3
0.3
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0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 0.0 10 0.0
None
Occlusivity All occlusives 98.1 20 10.0
60.0
22.0
11.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 5.0
All humectants
0.0
None
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
98.1
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
60.0
Squalane
22.0
Crambe Abyssinica Seed Oil
11.0
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
1.0
Adansonia Digitata Seed Oil
1.0
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
1.0
Borago Officinalis Seed Oil
0.3
Rosa Canina Seed Oil
0.3
Sclerocarya Birrea Seed Oil
0.3
Oenocarpus Bataua Fruit Oil
0.3
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
0.3
Bertholletia Excelsa Seed Oil
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
5.0
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
60
22
11
1
1
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 98.1 20 10.0
All occlusives
98.1
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
60.0
Squalane
22.0
Crambe Abyssinica Seed Oil
11.0
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
1.0
Adansonia Digitata Seed Oil
1.0
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
1.0
Borago Officinalis Seed Oil
0.3
Rosa Canina Seed Oil
0.3
Sclerocarya Birrea Seed Oil
0.3
Oenocarpus Bataua Fruit Oil
0.3
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
0.3
Bertholletia Excelsa Seed Oil
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
None
All humectants 0.0 10 0.0
All humectants
0.0
None
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
1
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 2.5 3 No
All antioxidants
2.5
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
1
Borago Officinalis Seed Oil
0.3
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
0.3
Solanum Lycopersicum (Tomato) Fruit Extract
0.3
Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract
0.3
Tocopherol
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
Est. %60
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.
Squalane
Est. %22
Function
Origin
An occlusive moisturizing and emollient compound that forms part of the skin’s sebum. The main source of squalane had always been shark liver. Now, however, it is manufactured synthetically or derived from plant oils, such as olive and peanut oil.
Crambe Abyssinica Seed Oil
Est. %11
Function
Origin
A fatty oil obtained from the Crambe plant. It mainly consists of moisturizing occlusive and emollient fatty acids such as erucic, oleic, linoleic acids.
Ethylhexyl Stearate
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A palm-derived emollient ester with good lubricity that leaves a smooth after-feel on the skin.
Adansonia Digitata Seed Oil
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An excellent occlusive (moisturizing) and emollient oil derived from baobab tree seeds. It is known to be a non-irritating ingredient on the skin.
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A fatty oil from Moroccan argan tree kernels commonly used as an occlusive moisturizer and emollient. Its uniqueness comes from its compounds: vitamin E, phospholipids, phenolic compounds, and rare phytosterols with antioxidant and emollient effects.
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.
Bisabolol
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An anti-inflammatory compound found naturally in German chamomile essential oil. It has a pleasant, sweet, and floral scent. Bisabolol also has soothing and anti-inflammatory properties but can cause an allergic reaction in more sensitive individuals.
Isochrysis Galbana Extract
Est. %1
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Bertholletia Excelsa Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Oenocarpus Bataua Fruit Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Sclerocarya Birrea Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A famous but not well enough researched emollient fatty oil from the seeds of Marula fruits. It contains fatty acids and a lot of antioxidant and emollient phytosterols.
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An occlusive moisturizing fatty oil derived from the seeds of a South American tree known as Inca nut. It is rich in emollient alpha-linolenic acid, linoleic acid, vitamin E, and various phenolic compounds.
Borago Officinalis Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fatty emollient and occlusive oil expressed from the seeds of borage flowers. It has a uniquely high content of a rare gamma-linolenic acid and also contains squalene, phytosterols, and vitamin E.
Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A soothing and astringent extract derived from the fragrant, spicy leaves of rosemary. It has strong antioxidant properties. Rosemary extract can reduce signs of inflammation and also acts as an emollient and antimicrobial agent.
Tocopherol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Simply another name for vitamin E. Tocopherol is a fantastic ingredient and especially beneficial for dry and inflamed skin. It has occlusive moisturizing, emollient, antioxidant, and photoprotective properties.
Solanum Lycopersicum (Tomato) Fruit Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A bright red extract obtained from tomato fruit. Its main bioactive compound is lycopene, a powerful antioxidant. It also contains other antioxidants like various phenolic acids and flavonoids.
Hydroxymethoxyphenyl Decanone
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Rosa Canina Seed Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Rosehip oil derived from the seeds of the dog rose shrubs. It contains mainly linoleic and linolenic emollient fatty acids (and other polyunsaturated fatty acids), as well as a very high amount of antioxidant carotenoids.