Institut Esthederm - Bronz Repair Sunkissed Cream

Institut Esthederm Bronz Repair Sunkissed Cream

PROMISES
FULFILLED
83 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
Works for
  • Anti-oxidation
  • Moisturizing
  • Anti-aging
  • Evens skin tone
Key ingredients
  • madecassic acid
  • acetyl hexapeptide-1
  • palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7
  • palmitoyl tripeptide-1
  • paraffinum liquidum
+ 30 more
Wish list
Compare

Where to buy?

Formula review

See a mistake?
Promise
What does the product description say?
"Working to help prevent premature ageing caused by the sun, the moisturising cream helps to decrease the risk of pigmentation and wrinkles for a smoother, younger-looking finish."
WIMJ summary

This product contains acetyl hexapeptide-1, asiaticoside, aspartic acid, carnosine, creatine, palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7. These ingredients might be able to help reduce and prevent fine lines and wrinkles, improve skin elasticity and firmness, but there is not enough evidence that it actually works.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
MEDIUM
meets threshold
MEDIUM
meets threshold
MEDIUM
meets threshold
See a mistake?
Promise
What does the product description say?
"The cream also supports natural pigmentation to encourage an even-toned tan that lasts."
WIMJ summary

The following ingredient (ingredients) in this product might be helpful, but there is no evidence to confirm that it actually works: glycyrrhetinic acid.

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
MEDIUM
meets threshold
LOW
does not meet threshold
LOW
does not meet threshold
See a mistake?
Promise
What does the product description say?
"Bronz Repair Sunkissed Cream"
From product name
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: artemia extract, aspartic acid.

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: beeswax, helianthus annuus seed oil.

The following ingredients in this product are especially good for supporting the skin barrier and helping with the hydration level: acetyl hexapeptide-1, palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold
See a mistake?
WIMJ summary

This product contains antioxidants (asiaticoside, carnosine, glycyrrhetinic acid) that can help neutralize free radicals in skin. By doing so, they can lessen the damage the skin gets from the UV light (sun).

The following ingredients - creatine also can have an antioxidant effect, but there is less evidence to confirm their effectiveness in skin.

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

Potential irritants

Ingredients by volume

Plain old water
Helps products spread more easily and works as an emollient to soften skin
Helps to dissolve other ingredients in a formulation. Slows down the rate of product drying

Similar products & dupes

Loading...
See all similar products

Questions

Scientific Sources