Weleda - Calendula Intensive Skin Recovery

Weleda Calendula Intensive Skin Recovery

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WORKS FOR
  • Moisturizing
KEY INGREDIENTS
  • lanolin
  • beeswax
  • sesamum indicum seed oil
PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
LOW
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"This highly concentrated cream moisturizes and quiets sensitive skin."
WIMJ summary

This product can help soften the skin and reduce its moisture loss with emollients and occlusives: beeswax, sesamum indicum seed oil.

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: lanolin

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

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
LOW
Ingredient Irritancy Skin Benefit
lanolin alcohol
Has skin benefit

Ingredients by volume

Ingredient Estimated concentration
The ingredient is not recognized
TBC
Forms a protective barrier that holds water and keeps dry skin hydrated. Keeps an emulsion from separating into its oil and liquid components, and increases the thickness of a product. Can be an allergen
24% - 36%
Sebum of wool-bearing animals (most commonly sheep). Helps soften the upper layer of the skin and reduce the skin water loss. In rare cases could be an allergen. Not suitable for vegans
10% - 15%
Helps oil and water mix together. Can be irritating
4.2% - 6.3%
A good moisturizing plant oil. Due to the high linoleic acid content, it helps soften the upper layer of the skin, reduce water loss and support skin barrier function
3.7% - 5.5%
Plain old water
1.9% - 2.9%

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