Ingredient Dictionary

WATER

Plain old water

GLYCERIN

One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant

PARFUM

An aromatic blend of unspecified and possibly irritating ingredients

PHENOXYETHANOL

A preservative. It helps prevent bacterial growth in cosmetic products

TOCOPHEROL

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

XANTHAN GUM

Used to create a thicker product consistency

BUTYLENE GLYCOL

Used to create a nice product texture and help delivery of other ingredients. Might be somewhat helpful in attracting water to the upper layer of the skin

CITRIC ACID

Can work as an exfoliant but is typically used to adjust the product pH

ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN

A preservative

DISODIUM EDTA

Stabilizes the product formulation