La Mer The Body Refiner
- Evens skin tone
- +2 more
- avena sativa kernel extract
- ahnfeltia concinna extract
- algae extract
- astrocaryum murumuru seed butter
- butyrospermum parkii butter
- caprylic/capric triglyceride
- cetyl alcohol
- copper gluconate
- glucosamine hcl
- hydrogenated castor oil
- hydrogenated jojoba oil
- jojoba esters
- laminaria ochroleuca extract
- medicago sativa seed powder
- persea gratissima oil
- saccharomyces lysate extract
- sesamum indicum seed oil
- silybum marianum extract
- simmondsia chinensis seed oil
- sodium hyaluronate
- titanium dioxide
- zinc gluconate
- +28 more
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This product contains creatine. This ingredient 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.
PromiseWhat does the product description say?
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.
PromiseWhat does the product description say?
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: ahnfeltia concinna extract, algae extract.
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, caprylic/capric triglyceride.
This product contains antioxidants (creatine) that might be able to help neutralize free radicals in skin to lessen the damage it gets from the UV light (sun). There is not enough evidence to confirm their effectiveness in skin though.
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