Volition Beauty Screen Time Hydra-Mist

Screen Time Hydra-Mist
6.9
/ 10
Moisturizing
10.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
3.8 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Highly moisturizing. Volition Beauty Screen Time Hydra-Mist has a moisturizing rating of 6.9 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 3.8 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

 Volition Beauty Screen Time Hydra-Mist 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
0.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 10.5 10 10.0
4
3
2
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Occlusivity All occlusives 7.6 20 3.8
6.0
1.0
0.3
0.3
Moisturizing rating 6.9
All humectants
10.5
Propanediol
4
Glycerin
3
Fructose
2
Panthenol
0.3
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
0.3
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract
0.3
Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract
0.3
Ethylhexylglycerin
0.3
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
7.6
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil
6.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
1.0
Salvia Hispanica Seed Oil
0.3
Rosa Canina Fruit Oil
0.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
6.9
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
6
1
0.3
0.3
All occlusives 7.6 20 3.8
All occlusives
7.6
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil
6.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
1.0
Salvia Hispanica Seed Oil
0.3
Rosa Canina Fruit Oil
0.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
4
3
2
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All humectants 10.5 10 10
All humectants
10.5
Propanediol
4
Glycerin
3
Fructose
2
Panthenol
0.3
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
0.3
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract
0.3
Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract
0.3
Ethylhexylglycerin
0.3
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
6
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 8.7 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
8.7
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil
6
Salvia Hispanica Seed Oil
0.3
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
0.3
Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract
0.3
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract
0.3
Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract
0.3
Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract
0.3
Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Leaf Extract
0.3
Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract
0.3
Hydroxyacetophenone
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.
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil
Est. %6
Function
Origin
A fatty oil pressed from safflower seeds that is used as an occlusive moisturizer and emollient. It contains unusually high amounts of linoleic acid (up to 70%), as well as antioxidant compounds such as vitamin E, phytosterols, and phenolics.
Propanediol
Est. %4
Function
Origin
An excellent solvent capable of mixing water with normally water-insoluble ingredients. It also functions as a humectant due to its water-loving alcohol groups. Propanediol can control the viscosity of a product by reducing its thickness.
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.
Fructose
Est. %2
Function
Origin
A natural sugar that moisturizes the skin by drawing water to the surface.
Withania Somnifera Flower Extract
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Tagetes Erecta Flower Extract
Est. %1.3
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.
Citric Acid
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A gently exfoliating AHA that helps to remove the top layer of dead skin cells. In comparison to other AHAs, citric acid has been shown to be one of the least effective. It is also very commonly used as a stabilizing and pH-controlling agent.
Copper Gluconate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An organic salt of copper that can aid in the wound healing process. The manufacturer claims it also has soothing and anti-inflammatory properties, although this has yet to be confirmed. Copper gluconate is also a perspective anti-wrinkle ingredient.
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.
Panthenol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A popular soothing and moisturizing derivative of vitamin B5. Panthenol is particularly beneficial for dry, flaking, burned, or damaged skin. It is used to alleviate the symptoms of a rash, dermatitis, eczema, chapped lips, and sunburn.
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.
Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Leaf Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An extract from raspberry leaves that is packed with flavonoids and vitamin C.
Sodium Chloride
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
You’re definitely familiar with sodium chloride, even if you don’t think you are. It’s table salt! Salt works well with some cleansing ingredients (surfactants) to thicken them into gels. It also acts as a stabilizer for water-in-oil emulsions.
Zinc Gluconate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin