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Can the product deliver on its promises?

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What does the product description say?
"True Moisture Mattifying Olive Gel"
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WIMJ summary for moisturizing

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: glycerin.

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, squalane.

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

How honest is this product?

Promise Can it deliver?
Moisturizing
Total Promises Fulfilled score: 75/100.

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
LOW

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
Plain old water
40% - 60%
An oil naturally present in skin. Works as an emollient to soften the skin and form a protective layer on its surface without a greasy feeling.
5.7% - 8.5%
One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant
3.8% - 5.7%
An abrasive ingredient used for physical exfoliation (scrubbing)
2.9% - 4.4%
Used to stabilize the product formulations and works as an emollient
2.1% - 3.1%
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
1.8% - 2.8%
1.4% - 2.1%
A non-drying alcohol. Works as an emollient. Helps water and oil mix together and creates a nice product texture
1.3% - 1.9%
1.1% - 1.7%
Helps oil and water mix together and works as an emollient
0.9% - 1.35%
A preservative. Can be used to mask unpleasant smell. Can be irritating
0.4% - 0.95%
Used to create thicker product consistency and stabilize emulsions
0.4% - 0.95%
0.3% - 0.75%
Stabilizes the product formulation
0.15% - 0.55%
Used to adjust the product's pH
0.1% - 0.45%
A preservative
0.05% - 0.3%
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
0.05% - 0.25%
0.05% - 0.2%

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