Maybelline - Crystal Moisturizing Lip Balm, Pink Quartz

Maybelline Crystal Moisturizing Lip Balm, Pink Quartz

WORKS FOR
  • Moisturizing
  • Anti-oxidation
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • petrolatum
  • butyrospermum parkii butter
  • centella asiatica extract
  • diisostearyl malate
  • dimethicone
  • isopropyl myristate
  • mel
  • silica
  • titanium dioxide
  • tocopherol
  • +7 more
PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
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Formula review

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What does the product description say?
"Crystal Moisturizing Lip Balm, Pink Quartz"
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WIMJ summary

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

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: petrolatum

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

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
HIGH
Ingredient Irritancy Skin Benefit
diisostearyl malate
Has skin benefit
aroma
does not have skin benefit
limonene
does not have skin benefit

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
An emollient that helps to soften the skin and create a pleasant product texture and stabilize the formulation
22% - 33%
Used to create a thicker product consistency
3.7% - 5.6%
One of the most effective and the most studied occlusive ingredients that creates a protective layer on top of the skin preventing moisture loss
4.6% - 6.8%
An emollient that helps soften the skin. Could be comedogenic
3.7% - 5.5%
Used to thicken the product's texture
2.9% - 4.4%
Used to thicken the product consistency
1.9% - 2.8%
Helps to soften the upper layer of the skin
1.6% - 2.3%
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
1.4% - 2.2%
1.2% - 1.9%
Creates a nice product texture and can support water-resistance of sunscreens
1% - 1.5%
The same compound that is used safely in dental implants and bone cements. In cosmetics, it is used to improve the consistency of products
1% - 1.5%
An unspecified blend of fragrant irritating ingredients
0.45% - 1.05%
A common frangrance that can easily irritate skin, especially if exposed to air, light or heat
0.4% - 0.9%
A mineral that is used to improve the texture of cosmetic products
0.45% - 1%
Used to increase stability of product formulations
0.35% - 0.85%
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
0.35% - 0.85%
A more stable but less bio-available form of vitamin E compared to Tocopherol. Might help moisturize and protect the skin from free radicals, but mostly used in low concentrations to stabilize other ingredients.
0.35% - 0.8%
Used to thickenthe product consistency
0.35% - 0.8%
A preservative. Can be used to mask unpleasant smell. Can be irritating
0.2% - 0.75%
Used to absorb oil and can temporarily mattify skin
0.4% - 0.9%
Helps to soften the upper layer of the skin and attract water to it
0.3% - 0.75%
A plant extract that has been shown to be able to reduce inflammation in skin, support restoration of skin barrier function, as well as support collagen production. Contains active compounds called centelloids: asiaticoside, madecasosside, asiatic acid and madecassic acid. Might be helpful in preventing stretch marks. It can be itself be irritating though.
0.3% - 0.75%
A fragrance. Can be irritating
0.15% - 0.6%
A fragrance with a lemon scent. A likely irritant
0.15% - 0.6%
Fragrance with sweet balsamic smell. Help to preserve products and dissolve other ingredients. Could trigger allergic reactions and be irritating
0.15% - 0.6%
Used to add shimmer
0.2% - 0.7%
0.35% - 0.85%
A colorant that can add a pearl-like appearance to the formulation
0.35% - 0.8%
Is used to add opaque (non-transparent) appearance to formulations. Can be used to coat other ingredients for even dispersion. This is a different ingredient compared to the ones used in antipersperants (aluminium chloride and aluminium chlorohydrate)
0.3% - 0.7%
Used to stabilize product formulation, help create an even product layer over skin (for example, in sunscreen) and create a thicker product consistency
0.35% - 0.75%
A silicone that helps to reduce water loss from the surface of the skin. Can temporarily "fill in" lines and wrinkles, absorb oil, and create a nice product finish
0.3% - 0.7%
An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients
0.15% - 0.55%
Works as a UV filter when used in high concentrations. It is photostable and is effective mostly against the UVB light, with some protection in the UVA range. In small concentrations, used for its ability to improve the color of cosmetic products. Is usually well tolerated by the skin
0.3% - 0.75%
A red colorant
0.15% - 0.5%
A colorant. Usually well-tolerated
0.1% - 0.5%
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC
A red colorant
0.1% - 0.45%
A yellow dye
0.1% - 0.35%
Creates an illusion of smoother and more radiant skin tone. Adds shimmer to the skin by reflecting light
0.1% - 0.5%
A colorant
0.05% - 0.3%
Carmine. A colorant. Can be an allergen
0.05% - 0.25%

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