Garnier Skin Moisture Rescue Actively Hydrating Daily Lotion Fragrance Free Dermatocare Review
Garnier skin moisture rescue actively hydrating fragrance-free daily lotion is with SPF 15 is suitable for combination skin type not prone to acne. Besides sun protection, it helps in skin repair, skin-lightening and anti-aging with the help of Vitamin C, E and Bilberry extracts.
Will it work?
Garnier skin moisture rescue actively hydrating fragrance-free daily lotion has three safer chemical sunscreen ingredients that provide SPF of 15. SPF 15 protection is enough for daily use because it blocks around 90% of UV rays if applied properly. However, for protecting your skin from bright sun always top-up with sunscreen with SPF of 30. Besides sun-protection, this moisturises help in skin lightening, skin repair and anti-aging with the help of powerful combination of anti-oxidants like Vitamin C, Tocopherol, Apple fruit water and bilberry extracts.
For which skin type?
Garnier skin moisture rescue actively hydrating fragrance-free daily lotion is an oil free formula, but it has few comedogenic ingredients. Thus, it best suited for non-acne prone combination skin.
Is it safe?
Yes, it is free from major toxic ingredients.
Will it irritate sensitive skin?
Garnier skin moisture rescue actively hydrating fragrance-free daily lotion might not suit sensitive skin because it has irritating ingredients like Octisalate, Octocrylene, Phenoxyethanol and Octyldodecanol.
DETAILED ANALYSIS OF INGREDIENTS
|Ingredient Type:||Has both natural and synthetic ingredients|
|EWG :||2 (for more details visit: www.ewg.org)|
|Comedogenic Ing.:||Stearic acid, Myristic acid, Palmitic acid|
|Irritating Ing.:||Octisalate, Octocrylene, Phenoxyethanol, Octyldodecanol|
Octisalate and Octocrylene is safe sunscreen ingredient that help in stabilizing Avobenzone, however they might cause skin allergies.
Avobenzone provides broad spectrum protection against both UVA and UVB rays. However, it undergoes photo-degradation within an hour. To increase the photostability of avobenzone, molecules such as UV absorber (e.g., octocrylene) and non-UV filter (e.g., diethylhexyl 2, 6-napththalate) are added.
Ascorbyl Glucoside or Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant with skin lightening and repairing action.
Tocopherol acetate ior Vitamin E is potent anti-oxidant that has skin repairing properties.
Sodium Hyaluronate or hyaluronic acid helps in moisturising skin by holding up water. In fact, one gram of hyaluronic acid is able to hold up to six liters of water. It help in repairing skin’s barrier, provides antioxidant defense against free-radical damage, and reduces inflammation. Its lightweight texture isn’t an issue for oily skin, and it’s gentle enough that it isn’t a problem for sensitive skin. Sodium hyaluronate molecule is much smaller than that of hyaluronic acid and can penetrate the skin more easily.
Pyrus malus (apple) fruit water is rich in anti-oxidant and gives mild fragrance to product.
Vaccinium myrtillus fruit extract or Bilberry extract are richest source of anti-oxidant anthrocyanin and thus help in skin repair and anti-aging.
|Base Ing.:||Has lotion base with few comedogenic ingredients so best suited for non-acne prone skin.||Ingredient list:||ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: AVOBENZONE 3%, OCTISALATE 5%, OCTOCRYLENE 5% COSMETIC INGREDIENTS: WATER, GLYCERIN, SILICA, DIMETHICONE, PEG-100 STEARATE, GLYCERYL STEARATE, OCTYLDODECANOL, STEARIC ACID, PHENOXYETHANOL, PALMITIC ACID, AMMONIUM POLYACRYLOYLDIMETHYL TAURATE, DICAPRYLYL CARBONATE, STEARETH-100, PROPYLENE GLYCOL, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, XANTHAN GUM, DIMETHICONE/VINYL DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER, ASCORBYL GLUCOSIDE, DISODIUM EDTA, TOCOPHEROL, SODIUM HYALURONATE, CAPRYLOYL SALICYLIC ACID, PYRUS MALUS (APPLE) FRUIT WATER, MYRISTIC ACID, SODIUM HYDROXIDE, T-BUTYL ALCOHOL, SORBITOL, VACCINIUM MYRTILLUS FRUIT EXTRACT|