Herbivore - Coco Rose Body Polish

Herbivore Coco Rose Body Polish

WORKS FOR
  • Moisturizing
  • Anti-aging
  • Exfoliation
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • butyrospermum parkii butter
  • cocos nucifera oil
  • limnanthes alba seed oil
  • sucrose
  • +1 more
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41 /100
IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"The Coco Rose Body Polish also works to nourish the skin to make it look plump, radiant and youthful."
WIMJ summary

This product does not contain ingredients that are able to reduce fine lines and wrinkles or help with skin elasticity, but it can improve the look of the skin temporarily through moisturization. Well-moisturized skin might also be able to repair the sun damage better.This ingredient - butyrospermum parkii butter - could be helpful for preventing or repairing signs of aging in theory, but there is no evidence that it actually works.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
LOW
meets threshold
LOW
meets threshold
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What does the product description say?
"Herbivore Coco Rose Body Polish Doing as good as it looks, Herbivore’s Coco Rose Body Polish simultaneously exfoliates and moisturises for instantly soft and smooth skin."
WIMJ summary

This product does not contain effective exfoliating ingredients. It might be able to deliver physical exfoliation, that is scrub off some of the dead cells on the surface of the skin. We do not recommend physical exfoliation, because it is not uniform (some bits of skin can get exfoliated too much while others not at all). It can also traumatize the skin and aggrevate acne and other skin conditions.

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What does the product description say?
"Formulated with a delicious smelling concoction of oils, butters and clays, the star of the show is Moroccan rose which lends a delicate floral scent while promoting moisture levels."
WIMJ summary

This product can help improve hydration of the skin with the two types of ingredients.

The first type is called “humectants”:
these ingredients help attract water. 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. The following ingredients in this product do the job: sucrose.

This product also contains ingredients called “occlusives”. They help reduce the speed with which our skin loses moisture to the outside environment. These ingredients also help soften the upper layer of the skin, so it feels less tight and nicer to the touch. The following ingredients in this product do the job: butyrospermum parkii butter, cocos nucifera oil.

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

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
Ingredient Irritancy Skin Benefit
rosa damascena absolute
does not have skin benefit

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Can help attract water to the upper layer of the skin. In crystal form, it can work as a gentle exfoliant, gentler than the salt scrub. Helps stabilize the emulsion
26% - 39%
An emollient. Found to be as effective as a moisturizer for dry skin as mineral oil. Could be comedogenic
7.6% - 11.4%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC
Helps oil and water mix together
3.6% - 5.3%
Helps oil and water mix together
3% - 4.5%
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
2.8% - 4.2%
This oil's cmposition is closest to rapeseed oil. It is a very stable oil and serves as an emoillient
2.1% - 3.2%
A fragrance. Can be irritating
1.1% - 1.6%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC
Can absorb oil. There is no research confirming other benefits for the skin
0.5% - 1.15%

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