Mario Badescu Kera Moisturizer
- cruelty-free general moisturizer that contains aha, exfoliants and vitamin e.
- it doesn't contain any harsh alcohols, common allergens, oils, silicones or sulfates.
- it does contain fragrances and parabens.
- it is reef safe.
- it is not fungal acne (malassezia) safe.
This product was submitted by mg510
Apply to skin after cleansing and toning, avoiding the eye area. If product gets into eyes, rinse well with water.
Ingredient List (27)
Water • Glycerin • Paraffinum Liquidum • Isodecyl Salicylate • Peg-75 • Stearic Acid • Saccharide Isomerate • Avena Sativa Kernel Flour • Glyceryl Stearate • Hydrolyzed Elastin • Chitosan Succinamide • Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Leaf Extract • Isopropyl Myristate • Tocopherol • Cetyl Alcohol • Glyceryl Acrylate/Acrylic Acid Copolymer • Triethanolamine • Propylene Glycol • Carbomer • Potassium Sorbate • Methylparaben • Propylparaben • Sodium Benzoate • Diazolidinyl Urea • Phenoxyethanol • Citric Acid • Sodium CitrateJump to Ingredients Explained
Here's a breakdown of the benefits, notable ingredients, and drawbacks that we found with Mario Badescu's Kera Moisturizer.
Notable Ingredients (3)
Mario Badescu Kera Moisturizer Ingredients Explained
This product contains 27 ingredients. Click on any ingredient to learn more about it
Water is the most common cosmetic ingredient of all. It often makes up the largest portion of a product, and is thus typically found at (or near) the top of an ingredients list.
In most cases, the purpose of water within an ingredient list is to act as a solvent - this means it's there to help dissolve other ingredients into the formulation.
Water also happens to be necessary for all life on Earth. If you see this, drink a glass of water. Stay hydrated!
An organic, colorless, odorless, and non-toxic compound that has antimicrobial and antiviral properties. It acts a humectant in skincare products, meaning it helps skin retain moisture by pulling moisture from the air.
Paraffinum Liquidum isn't fungal acne safe. It can be bad for oily skin.
We don't have a description for Isodecyl Salicylate.
We don't have a description for Peg-75.
Stearic Acid isn't fungal acne safe. It can be bad for oily skin.
We don't have a description for Saccharide Isomerate.
Avena Sativa Kernel Flour is an exfoliant.
We don't have a description for Hydrolyzed Elastin.
We don't have a description for Chitosan Succinamide.
We don't have a description for Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Leaf Extract.
Isopropyl Myristate is a fragrance and isn't fungal acne safe. It can be bad for acne prone skin.
A common antioxidant that protects against UVB rays and has soothing properties
Alternate names: 3,4-Dihydro-2,5,7,8-tetramethyl-2-(4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl)-2H-benzopyran-6-ol; .alpha.-tocopherol; Vitamin E
Cetyl Alcohol is a fatty alcohol.
We don't have a description for Glyceryl Acrylate/Acrylic Acid Copolymer.
We don't have a description for Triethanolamine.
We don't have a description for Propylene Glycol.
We don't have a description for Carbomer.
Diazolidinyl Urea is a preservative. It can worsen eczema.
Germicidal, antimicrobial, and aromatic. Often used as a perfume fixative, antiseptic, or preserving agent in pharmaceutical products.
Alternate name: 2-Phenoxyethanol
Citric Acid is an AHA. It can help to reduce large pores. It can be bad for dry skin and cause irritation.
We don't have a description for Sodium Citrate.