Yon-Ka Nutri-Contour

Nutri-Contour
7.8
/ 10
Moisturizing
10.0 Humectancy icon Humectancy
5.6 Occlusivity icon Occlusivity
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Overview

How moisturizing is this?

Highly moisturizing. Yon-Ka Nutri-Contour has a moisturizing rating of 7.8 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 5.6 out of 10.

Ingredients

Ratings

Est. % Ingredient Origin Functions
65
9
6
4
3
2.5
2
1.5
1.3
1
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Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Raiting
Humectancy All humectants 11 10 10.0
9
2
Occlusivity All occlusives 11.3 20 5.6
6.0
2.5
1.5
1.3
Moisturizing rating 7.8
All humectants
11.0
Propylene Glycol
9
Niacinamide
2
Benchmark
10
All occlusives
11.3
Stearyl Heptanoate
6.0
Stearyl Caprylate
2.5
Corylus Avellana (Hazelnut) Seed Oil
1.5
Beeswax
1.3
Benchmark
20
Moisturizing rating
7.8
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Occlusivity
6
2.5
1.5
1.3
All occlusives 11.3 20 5.6
All occlusives
11.3
Stearyl Heptanoate
6.0
Stearyl Caprylate
2.5
Corylus Avellana (Hazelnut) Seed Oil
1.5
Beeswax
1.3
Benchmark
20
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Humectancy
9
2
All humectants 11 10 10
All humectants
11.0
Propylene Glycol
9
Niacinamide
2
Benchmark
10
Ingredient Est. % Benchmark Rich in Antioxidants
2
0.2
0.3
All antioxidants 2.5 3 No
All antioxidants
2.5
Niacinamide
2
Tocopheryl Acetate
0.2
Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Leaf Extract
0.3
Benchmark
3.0

Ingredients explained

Water
Est. %65
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.
Propylene Glycol
Est. %9
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.
Stearyl Heptanoate
Est. %6
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Anthemis Nobilis Flower Extract
Est. %4
Function
Origin
An antioxidant and soothing flower extract derived from Roman chamomile. It contains an essential oil that gives it a sweet and floral aroma.
Cetearyl Alcohol
Est. %3
Function
Origin
A blend of cetyl alcohol and stearyl alcohol, the fatty alcohols that are derived from palm oil. It helps to create emulsions that give off a soft and silky emollient feel and also increase product thickness.
Stearyl Caprylate
Est. %2.5
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Niacinamide
Est. %2
Function
Origin
Also known as vitamin B3, this ingredient is a true superstar with confirmed moisturizing, anti-acne, and antioxidant benefits. Several studies have testified to the anti-wrinkle benefits of niacinamide and its ability to reduce hyperpigmentation.
Corylus Avellana (Hazelnut) Seed Oil
Est. %1.5
Function
Origin
An emollient and occlusive moisturizing oil expressed from hazelnuts. It mostly contains fatty acids but also has various beneficial wound-healing and antioxidant compounds.
Beeswax
Est. %1.3
Function
Origin
A waxy substance made by bees while they are building their honeycombs. It is an occlusive moisturizing and emollient ingredient with wound healing and antimicrobial properties similar to those of honey. Its bleached, purified form is called Cera alba.
Cetyl Alcohol
Est. %1
Function
Origin
A waxy solid fatty alcohol derived from palm oil. It is most commonly used as a co-emulsifier and affects the final aesthetic of the product, leaving a soft and silky feeling on the skin. Cetyl alcohol is also used as a viscosity controlling agent.
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.
Ethyl Linolenate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
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.
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.
Sodium Cetearyl Sulfate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A synthetic surfactant that cleanses and creates large volumes of foam.
Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Leaf Extract
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
A fragrant extract derived from the leaves of peppermint. It contains a pleasant-smelling essential oil, as well as plenty of antioxidant flavonoids, terpenes, and phenolic acids.
Ethyl Linoleate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
Ethyl Oleate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
An emollient derived from oleic acid that sits on top of the skin and leaves it soft, shiny, and glossy. It has a faint floral scent.
PEG-6 Oleate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
PEG-6 Stearate
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
PEG-40 Castor Oil
Est. %0.3
Function
Origin
Description is coming soon
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.