ELEMIS - Balancing Lavender Toner

ELEMIS Balancing Lavender Toner

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WORKS FOR
  • Moisturizing
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • glycerin
PROMISES
FULFILLED
75 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"Enriched with extracts of Lavender, Quillja Wood and Sweet Betty Flower, the toner provides an instant burst of moisture acting as the first layer of hydration in your skincare routine to aids the absorption of moisturiser or night cream."
WIMJ summary

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

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).

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
HIGH

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Plain old water
40% - 60%
Helps oil and water mix together and can enhance the penetration of other ingredients into the skin. It can be irritating
4.6% - 6.8%
Helps oil and water mix together
3.2% - 4.8%
One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant
2.6% - 3.9%
Helps to control the skin's pH level. Maintains the skin's natural film of amino-lactic acids and oils. Helps to preserve products
2% - 3%
1.6% - 2.5%
An essential oil. Potential allergen and can be irritating. It has some anti-bacterial properties
1.3% - 2%
Used for fragrance and contains volatile compounds that can irritate the skin
1.1% - 1.6%
0.9% - 1.4%
Used to create a thicker product consistency
0.55% - 1.3%
Can work as an exfoliant but is typically used to adjust the product pH
0.45% - 1.05%
A preservative
0.15% - 0.3%
0.05% - 0.1%
A preservative
0.2% - 0.4%
A colorant (dye)
0.1% - 0.45%
A yellow dye
0.1% - 0.35%
A fragrance. Can be irritating
0.05% - 0.15%
A fragrance. Can be irritating
0.01% - 0.1%

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