Sally Hansen Nail Growth Miracle Serum
- nail care that contains aha, peptides, retinoid, vitamin c and vitamin e.
- it doesn't contain any harsh alcohols, common allergens or silicones.
- it does contain fragrances, oils, parabens and sulfates.
- it is likely to be good for anti aging and brightening skin.
- it is reef safe.
- it is not fungal acne (malassezia) safe.
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Apply daily. Massage 1 drop on each nail and cuticle. Use on bare nails or over any nail color.
Ingredient List (42)
Water • Glycerin • Propylene Glycol • Methyl Gluceth-20 • Phenoxyethanol • Triethanolamine • Carbomer • Phytantriol • Buteth-3 • Panthenol • Disodium EDTA • Sodium Benzotriazolyl Butylphenol Sulfonate • Benzophenone-4 • Ethylhexylglycerin • Xanthan Gum • Dipropylene Glycol • Glyceryl Acrylate/Acrylic Acid Copolymer • Butylene Glycol • Hydrolyzed Keratin • Tributyl Citrate • Sodium Sulfate • Laureth-3 • Polysorbate 20 • Citric Acid • Hydroxyethylcellulose • Tocopherol • Potassium Sorbate • Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester • Palmaria Palmata Extract • 1,2-Hexanediol • Caprylyl Glycol • Sodium Benzoate • Ascorbic Acid • Benzoic Acid • Citrus Limon Peel Oil • Methylparaben • Myristoyl Pentapeptide-17 • Propylparaben • Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Oil • Retinyl Palmitate • Ci 15985 • Ci 17200Jump to Ingredients Explained
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Notable Ingredients (5)
Sally Hansen Nail Growth Miracle Serum Ingredients Explained
This product contains 42 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.
We don't have a description for Propylene Glycol.
We don't have a description for Methyl Gluceth-20.
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 Triethanolamine.
We don't have a description for Carbomer.
We don't have a description for Phytantriol.
We don't have a description for Buteth-3.
We don't have a description for Disodium EDTA.
Sodium Benzotriazolyl Butylphenol Sulfonate is a type of sulfate.
We don't have a description for Benzophenone-4.
We don't have a description for Ethylhexylglycerin.
Xanthan gum is used as a stabilizer and thickener within cosmetic products. It helps give products a sticky, thick feeling - preventing them from being too runny.
On the technical side of things, xanthan gum is a polysaccharide - a combination consisting of multiple sugar molecules bonded together.
Xanthan gum is a pretty common and great ingredient. It is a natural, non-toxic, non-irritating ingredient that is also commonly used in food products.
We don't have a description for Glyceryl Acrylate/Acrylic Acid Copolymer.
AKA Butanediol, a colorless liquid. A skin-conditioning agent and humectant.
Extra info: Butane-1,3-diol (CAS No. 107-88-0/ EC No. 203-529-7) (R)-(-)-butane-1,3-diol” (CAS No. 6290-03-5/ EC No. 228-532-0)
We don't have a description for Hydrolyzed Keratin.
We don't have a description for Tributyl Citrate.
We don't have a description for Laureth-3.
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 Hydroxyethylcellulose.
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
Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester is a peptide.
We don't have a description for Palmaria Palmata Extract.
We don't have a description for 1,2-Hexanediol.
We don't have a description for Caprylyl Glycol.
Ascorbic Acid is AKA L-Ascorbic acid and is a common type of Vitamin C. It contains large amounts of antioxidants, helps to soothe skin, and fades dark spots. It helps aid in UV protection but becomes unstable when exposed to UV and air.
Benzoic Acid is a preservative. It can worsen eczema.
Citrus Limon Peel Oil is the volatile oil obtained from the fresh peel of the Lemon, Citrus limon (L.), Rutaceae
Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Oil is the volatile oil obtained by the steam distillation of fresh Lemon Grass, Cymbopogon schoenanthus (L.), Poaceae
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.
We don't have a description for Ci 15985.
We don't have a description for Ci 17200.