Paba

Appears on 2 avoid lists

Included in 0 routines

Summary

Works for
  • Sun protection
Irritancy risk
HIGH
WIMJ Team

A UV filter. Is effective against UVB, but does not protect against aging UVA rays. It is not allowed in the EU. It can stain clothing. Overall, it is not widely used in skincare & sunscreens. Can be used to stabilize product formulation - for example, in rinse-off hair products

Products with Paba

PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
Works for
  • Anti-aging
  • Anti-oxidation
  • Exfoliation
  • Moisturizing
+ 2 more
Key ingredients
  • glycolic acid
  • lactic acid
  • azelaic acid
  • ascorbic acid
  • niacinamide
  • salicylic acid
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PROMISES
FULFILLED
100 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
Works for
  • Cleansing
Key ingredients
  • lanolin
  • paraffinum liquidum
  • urea
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PROMISES
FULFILLED
90 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
Works for
  • Anti-aging
  • Moisturizing
  • Sun protection
  • Evens skin tone
Key ingredients
  • retinyl palmitate
  • urea
  • beeswax
  • benzophenone-3
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PROMISES
FULFILLED
75 /100
IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
Works for
  • Anti-oxidation
  • Anti-aging
  • Moisturizing
Key ingredients
  • cocos nucifera oil
  • lanolin oil
  • olea europaea fruit oil
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PROMISES
FULFILLED
75 /100
IRRITANCY
HIGH
Works for
  • Anti-oxidation
  • Evens skin tone
  • Anti-aging
  • Moisturizing
Key ingredients
  • ascorbic acid
  • niacinamide
  • alanine
  • arginine
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PROMISES
FULFILLED
60 /100
IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
Works for
  • Anti-aging
  • Evens skin tone
  • Sun protection
Key ingredients
  • retinyl palmitate
  • benzophenone-3
  • ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate
+ 1 more
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