Monroe Skincare Moisturiser SPF 20
- vegan general moisturizer that contains hyaluronic acid, retinoid, vitamin c and vitamin e.
- it doesn't contain any harsh alcohols, common allergens, parabens, silicones or sulfates.
- it does contain fragrances and oils.
- it is likely to be good for anti aging, brightening skin, scar healing, dark spots and better texture.
- it is not fungal acne (malassezia) safe and reef safe.
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Ingredient List (31)
Water • Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate • Benzophenone-3 • Propylene Glycol • Ethylhexyl Salicylate • Glycerin • Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride • Cetyl Alcohol • Faex Extract • Carbomer • Sodium Hyaluronate • Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil • Stearic Acid • Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate • Anthemis Nobilis Flower Oil • Citrus Nobilis Peel Oil • Allantoin • Disodium EDTA • Retinyl Palmitate • Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis Oil • Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil • Carotenoids • Tocopherol • Ascorbyl Palmitate • Dipropylene Glycol • Phenoxyethanol • Decylene Glycol • Caprylyl Glycol • Sodium Benzoate • Potassium Sorbate • LimoneneJump to Ingredients Explained
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Notable Ingredients (4)
Monroe Skincare Moisturiser SPF 20 Ingredients Explained
This product contains 31 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 compound that provides UVA and UVB protection.
We don't have a description for Propylene Glycol.
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.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride is a fragrance.
Cetyl Alcohol is a fatty alcohol.
We don't have a description for Faex Extract.
We don't have a description for Carbomer.
Hyaluronic Acid is a humectant, meaning it has the ability to hold water and rehydrate skin. Because of this, it is great for soothing and adding moisture to dry skin.
It is naturally occurring in our bodies and is mostly found in eye fluid and joints; it is commonly derived from sodium salt of hyaluronic acid.
Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil is the fixed oil expressed or extracted from seeds of the desert shrub, Jojoba, Simmondsia chinensis, Buxaceae.
Jojoba oil does not contain fragrance and has many fatty-acids, making it a great soothing ingredient.
It is found to be similar to natural human skin sebum, so it has a great effect on dry skin. However, it can clog pores and cause breakouts for oily skin.
Stearic Acid isn't fungal acne safe. It can be bad for oily skin.
"Chamomile Oil-Roman". Anthemis Nobilis Flower Oil is the volatile oil distilled from the dried flower heads of the Roman Chamomile, Anthemis nobilis L., Asteraceae
Citrus Nobilis Peel Oil is an oil.
We don't have a description for Allantoin.
We don't have a description for Disodium EDTA.
Retinyl Palmitate is a form of retinoid and isn't fungal acne safe. It can be good for be good for oily skin. It can help to improve skin texture, reduce large pores, reduce the effects of aging, reduce the visibility of dark spots, heal scars, and fight acne. It can be bad for dry skin and cause irritation.
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis Oil is the fixed oil obtained from the ripe seed kernel of the Sweet Almond Tree, Prunus amygdalus var. dulcis, Rosaceae
Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil is the oil expressed from the seeds of the Sunflower, Helianthus annuus L., Compositae.
Sunflower seeds contain fatty acids that nourish and moisturize the skin. It can also can help skin look rejuvenated.
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
Ascorbyl Palmitate is a form of Vitamin C, is an antioxidant, and isn't fungal acne safe. It can help to reduce redness, improve skin texture, reduce the effects of aging, reduce the visibility of dark spots, and brighten skin.
Germicidal, antimicrobial, and aromatic. Often used as a perfume fixative, antiseptic, or preserving agent in pharmaceutical products.
Alternate name: 2-Phenoxyethanol
We don't have a description for Decylene Glycol.
We don't have a description for Caprylyl Glycol.