Aveda - Lip Saver

Aveda Lip Saver

WORKS FOR
  • Moisturizing
  • Anti-oxidation
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • ceramide np
  • beeswax
  • butyrospermum parkii butter
  • copernicia cerifera cera
  • copernicia cerifera wax
  • euphorbia cerifera cera
  • helianthus annuus seed oil
  • hydrogenated castor oil
  • jojoba esters
  • ricinus communis seed oil
  • tocopherol
  • +8 more
PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"Delivers moisture relief to dry lips ."
WIMJ summary

This product can help soften the skin and reduce its moisture loss with emollients and occlusives: beeswax, butyrospermum parkii butter.

Keep in mind that this product does not contain effective ingredients to attract water to the upper layer of the skin. This is why an additional product with humectants like glycerin or hyaluronic acid can be helpful (apply it before this product for the best results).

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

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold
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WIMJ summary

This product contains antioxidants (butyrospermum parkii butter). In theory, they could help neutralize free radicals in skin and lessen the damage it gets from the UV light (sun), but there is no evidence that these ingredients can have a noticeable effect in skin.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
LOW
meets threshold
HIGH
does not meet threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
HIGH

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
A plant oil that can help soften the skin. It might be helpful in calming down inflammation, but solid research is lacking. Is often used in lip products to create the needed product consistency
25% - 38%
An emollient made of jojoba oil. Helps soften the skin and support its barrier function
6.1% - 9.2%
A great emollient due to its high linoleic acid content. One of the most effective plant oils in helping skin hydration and repairing skin barrier function
4.8% - 7.2%
A great moisturising ingredient that softens the skin and reduces water loss from its upper layer. It also can be helpful in protecting skin from free radicals
3.8% - 5.7%
Helps soften the upper layer of the skin and thickens the product's texture
2.9% - 4.4%
2.4% - 3.6%
Brazilian palm wax. Helps soften the upper layer of the skin
1.8% - 2.8%
A type of lipid similar to ceramides naturally present in skin. Helps to soften the upper layer of the skin and supports the skin barrier function to keep it hydrated. Can help to prevent inflammation in skin
1.4% - 2.1%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC
Helps to soften the upper layer of the skin and create a nice product consistency
1.3% - 1.9%
Forms a protective barrier that holds water and keeps dry skin hydrated. Keeps an emulsion from separating into its oil and liquid components, and increases the thickness of a product. Can be an allergen
0.95% - 1.45%
A plant oil that can help soften the skin. It might be helpful in calming down inflammation, but solid research is lacking. Is often used in lip products to create the needed product consistency
0.8% - 1.2%
Pure form of vitamin E. Can help moisturise and protect the skin from free radicals. Often used to help stabilise other ingredients or the formula itself
0.45% - 1.1%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
0.4% - 0.9%
A fragrance. Is a likely irritant
0.3% - 0.75%
A fragrance. Can be irritating
0.2% - 0.75%
A fragrance. Can be irritating
0.15% - 0.65%
A fragrance with a lemon scent. A likely irritant
0.15% - 0.5%
A common frangrance that can easily irritate skin, especially if exposed to air, light or heat
0.1% - 0.4%
0.1% - 0.35%
A fragrance. Is a likely skin allergen and can be irritating
0.05% - 0.3%
A fragrance. Can be irritating
0.05% - 0.2%

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