Yon-Ka Creme PG

Creme PG
5.8
/ 10
Moisturizing
1.5 Humectancy icon Humectancy
10.0 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
Rich
In Antioxidants
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Quite moisturizing. Yon-Ka Creme PG has a moisturizing rating of 5.8 out of 10.

Is it more humectant or occlusive?

Significantly more occlusive. It has a low Humectancy of 1.5 out of 10 and a maximum Occlusivity of 10 out of 10.

What else is good about it?

 Yon-Ka Creme PG 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
65
6
5.9
5.8
4
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2
1.5
1
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0.3
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 1.5 10 1.5
1.5
Occlusivity All occlusives 70.8 20 10.0
65.0
5.8
Moisturizing rating 5.8
All humectants
1.5
Propylene Glycol
1.5
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
70.8
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
65.0
Cetyl Palmitate
5.8
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
5.8
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
65
5.8
All occlusives 70.8 20 10.0
All occlusives
70.8
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
65.0
Cetyl Palmitate
5.8
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
1.5
All humectants 1.5 10 1.5
All humectants
1.5
Propylene Glycol
1.5
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
65
0.3
0.2
0.3
0.3
All antioxidants 66.1 3 Rich in antioxidants
All antioxidants
66.1
Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
65
Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil
0.3
Tocopheryl Acetate
0.2
Arctium Lappa Root Extract
0.3
Hedera Helix (Ivy) Extract
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
Est. %65
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>
Glycol Stearate
Est. %6
Function
Origin
A natural ester that supports oil and water mixtures.
Glyceryl Stearate SE
Est. %5.9
Function
Origin
An emulsifier, where the SE stands for self-emulsifying. Emulsions containing glyceryl stearate SE often impart a smooth, velvety feel upon the skin.
Cetyl Palmitate
Est. %5.8
Function
Origin
A moisturizing occlusive and emollient wax ester that consists of cetyl alcohol and palmitic acid. In nature, cetyl palmitate is found, and was first identified, in spermaceti, a waxy substance from inside the skull of the sperm whale.
TEA-Stearate
Est. %4
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Glyceryl Myristate
Est. %3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
PEG-32 Stearate
Est. %2
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Propylene Glycol
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
A clear, thick, odorless liquid of synthetic origin. Its main function is to stabilize cosmetic products exposed to varying temperatures. It is also a moderately strong humectant with similar properties to glycerin.
Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil
Est. %1
Function
Origin
An essential oil derived from common, or true, lavender. It is used in skincare for its lovely, calming scent. Like all essential oils, however, it may cause a contact skin allergy in more sensitive individuals.
Citral
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant compound found in many essential oils (especially lemon myrtle and lemongrass essential oil). It has a sweet, lemon-like scent. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid products with citral, or at least do a patch test before using.
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.
Citronellol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant compound found naturally in many essential oils (mainly lemongrass). It can have a lemon or a rose scent. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid products with citronellol, or at least do a patch test before using it.
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.
Geraniol
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant, volatile, plant-based, liquid chemical that can be naturally found in many essential oils (specifically rose, palmarosa, citronella). It has a rose-like scent. It is a potential irritant and may cause an allergic reaction in some people.
Glycine Soja (Soybean) Protein
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An emulsifying mixture of proteins extracted from soybeans. It has some soothing properties (e.g., it can help with the healing of sunburned skin) and contains various proteins, enzymes, and amino acids.
Hedera Helix (Ivy) Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A soothing extract from the leaves of common ivy (not to be confused with poison ivy) that is rich in antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and astringent triterpene saponins.
Linalool
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant, volatile compound naturally present in many essential oils. It has a pleasant scent and is often used in skincare products as a fragrance. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid it, or at least do a patch test before using it.
Methylparaben
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A preservative that keeps a product unspoiled. There has been a lot of controversy surrounding parabens, although the concentrations found in cosmetic formulations are generally considered to be safe.
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.
Propylparaben
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A preservative that keeps a product unspoiled. There has been a lot of controversy surrounding parabens, although the concentrations found in cosmetic formulations are generally considered to be safe.
Retinyl Acetate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An esterified vitamin A that has improved stability. It is not yet known if it gets converted into retinoic acid in the skin or if has the same anti-aging properties as retinol.
Arctium Lappa Root Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A soothing and antiseborrheic extract derived from the roots of the greater burdock.
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.
Pelargonium Graveolens Flower Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant essential oil with a distinct, rose-like scent derived from rose geranium. It is widely used in aromatherapy and massage therapy to ease tension. People with sensitive skin should try to avoid it, or at least do a patch test before using it.
PEG-6 Stearate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
PEG-35 Castor Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An essential oil distilled from the leaves of rosemary. It is used as a fragrance in skincare and has a spicy, earthy, camphoraceous scent. It also has antioxidant properties according to some research.
Cupressus Sempervirens Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An essential oil with a woody and piny aroma that is obtained from the twigs and leaves of the Italian cypress.
Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant essential oil extracted by steam distillation from thyme leaves. It has a warm, spicy, herbal scent, as well as some antiseptic activity.
Tocopheryl Acetate
Est. %0.2
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.