AG Hair - Re:coil Curl Activator

AG Hair Re:coil Curl Activator

WORKS FOR
  • Moisturizing
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • panthenol
  • cetearyl alcohol
  • cetyl alcohol
  • ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate
  • glycerin
  • silk amino acids
  • sodium pca
  • +4 more
PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
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WIMJ summary

This product contains good ingredients to attract water to the upper layer of the skin. These ingredients are called "humectants": glycerin, sodium pca.

When humectants are on the surface of the skin, they “pull in” the moisture from the outside environment, or from within deeper layers of the skin. If the air is dry, humectants can speed up the moisture loss from the skin. This is why it is a good idea to use another product on top of this one to help "seal in" the moisture (look for ingredients like dimethicone, squalane, oils and butters).

The following ingredients in this product are especially good for supporting the skin barrier and helping with the hydration level: panthenol

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
HIGH

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Plain old water
45% - 55%
Helps oil and water mix together and used to stabilize product formulations
5.6% - 6.9%
4.2% - 5.1%
A non-drying alcohol that works to soften the skin and stabilize product formulations helping oil and water mix together
2.4% - 3%
0.5% - 1%
An emollient that helps soften the skin
1.9% - 2.3%
One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant
1.6% - 2%
Helps oil and water mix together. Has some emollient properties
1.4% - 1.7%
A non-drying alcohol. Works as an emollient. Helps water and oil mix together and creates a nice product texture
1.2% - 1.4%
Used to thicken the product formulation
0.9% - 1.1%
Used to create a thicker product consistency
0.7% - 1.05%
Helps soften the upper layer of the skin and create a nice product finish
0.6% - 0.85%
A preservative
0.05% - 0.1%
A preservative. It helps prevent bacterial growth in cosmetic products
0.4% - 0.6%
Helps attract water to the upper layer of the skin and can help improve skin barrier function
0.35% - 0.65%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
0.3% - 0.6%
Naturally present in skin and helps to attract water to its upper layer
0.3% - 0.6%
Might help attract water to the upper layer of the skin
0.3% - 0.55%
Used to create a nice product texture and help delivery of other ingredients. Might be somewhat helpful in attracting water to the upper layer of the skin
0.25% - 0.5%
Helps to stabilize the product formulation
0.25% - 0.45%
A preservative
0.25% - 0.45%
0.25% - 0.45%
Octinoxate. When used in higher concentrations, works as a sunscreen protecting the skin from UVB rays. When used in lower concentration, helps to preserve the product formulation. Is shown to be harmful to coral reefs - consider avoiding bathing in coral reef areas when wearing a product with this ingredient. It can be irritating
0.4% - 0.6%
A preservative. Can be irritating
0.01% - 0.02%
Plant extract that can help neutralize free radicals in skin. Can be used as a fragrance. Can be irritating
0.25% - 0.5%
A plant extract that has some anti-oxidant and anti-bacterial properties. Can be irritating
0.2% - 0.35%
Plant extract that can have healing and anti-inflammatory properties. It is a potential allergen and can be irritating
0.25% - 0.4%
0.2% - 0.35%
0.2% - 0.4%
A plant extract that is added for its fragrance. Can be irritating
0.2% - 0.4%
0.2% - 0.35%
Can be helpful in reducing inflammation in skin. Is a likely irritant
0.15% - 0.3%
0.25% - 0.45%
0.2% - 0.35%
0.2% - 0.4%
0.1% - 0.25%
A grain extract that helps to create a thicker product consistency. It might have some anti-oxidant properties and help attract water to the upper layer of the skin
0.1% - 0.2%
Helps soften the upper layer of the skin and dissolve other ingredients in a product
0.1% - 0.15%

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