Topicals Like Butter Hydrating & Soothing Mist
- cruelty-free bath & body that contains aha and niacinamide.
- it doesn't contain any common allergens, oils, parabens, silicones or sulfates.
- it does contain harsh alcohols and fragrances.
- it is likely to be good for sensitive skin.
- it is fungal acne (malassezia) safe and reef safe.
This product was submitted by Harkirat on March 03, 2022
Ingredient List (45)
Water • Glycerin • Propanediol • Sorbitan Oleate Decylglucoside Crosspolymer • Niacinamide • Alcohol • Panthenol • Centella Asiatica Extract • Allantoin • Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract • Rheum Palmatum Root Extract • Glycyrrhiza Uralensis Root Extract • Glycyrrhiza Glabra Root Extract • Urea • Smilax Aristolochiifolia Root Extract • Scutellaria Baicalensis Root Extract • Astragalus Membranaceus Root Extract • Cordyceps Militaris Mycelium Extract • Melissa Officinalis Leaf Extract • Foeniculum Vulgare Vulgare Fruit Extract • Humulus Lupulus Extract • Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract • Angelica Polymorpha Sinensis Root Extract • Capsicum Annuum Fruit Powder • Lactic Acid • Vaccinium Macrocarpon Fruit Extract • Achillea Millefolium Extract • Chamomilla Recutita Flower Extract • Viscum Album Leaf Extract • Pyrus Malus Fruit Extract • Azelamidopropyl Dimethyl Amine • Sodium Phytate • Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Extract • Rubus Idaeus Fruit Extract • Salvia Officinalis Leaf Extract • Salvia Sclarea Extract • Citrus Aurantium Bergamia Fruit Extract • Citrus Limon Peel Extract • Cucumis Sativus Fruit Extract • Lavandula Angustifolia Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract • Potassium Sorbate • Triethyl Citrate • Lactobacillus Ferment • Butylene Glycol • Sodium BenzoateJump to Ingredients Explained
Here's a breakdown of the benefits, notable ingredients, and drawbacks that we found with Topicals's Like Butter Hydrating & Soothing Mist.
Topicals Like Butter Hydrating & Soothing Mist Ingredients Explained
This product contains 45 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.
Propanediol helps absorb ingredients into your skin, boosting their benefits. It can act as an emollient, making your skin softer. Propanediol can help products last longer by boosting the properties of preservatives within the formulation.
Propanediol is not likely to cause sensitivity and considered safe to use.
It is derived from corn or petroleum with a clear color and no scent.
We don't have a description for Sorbitan Oleate Decylglucoside Crosspolymer.
Niacinamide has emerged as an all-star ingredient due to its many benefits.
It is known to treat acne by reducing inflammation fading dark-spots. It can strengthen the skin by promoting the growth of the ceramide barrier.
Other benefits include smoothing wrinkles and minimizing redness.
Niacinamide can also help build keratin, a protein that keeps skin firm.
When incorporating Niacinamide into your routine, look out for concentration amounts. Typically, 5% Niacinamide provides benefits such as fading dark spots. However, if you have sensitive skin, it is better to begin with a smaller concentration.
Niacinamide can be mixed with other ingredients to boost benefits. For instance, it has shown to be effective when used with copper, folic acid, and zinc to treat acne.
Panthenol (also referred to as pro-vitamin B5) is a common ingredient that helps hydrate and soothe the skin.
Panthenol is a humectant, meaning that it helps the skin attract and retain moisture. It's also known to have anti-inflammatory abilities. This means that it's great for sensitive, irritation-prone skin.
Centella Asiatica Extract is the extract of the whole plant Hydrocotyl, Centella asiatica L., Apiaceae. The common names for this plant are the Indian or Asiatic pennywort. This plant is shown for being an effective wound treatment.
Allantoin plays a role in soothing and moisturizing the skin. Because of this, it is often added to products with strong active ingredients.
Some studies have shown this ingredient can promote wound healing with higher concentrations.
Allantoin is derived from the comfrey plant but produced synthetically for cosmetic products to ensure purity.
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract is an extract of the leaves of the Tea, Camellia sinensis, Theaceae. Camellia Sinensis is also known as a tea tree; green tea, black tea, white tea, and oolong tea are derived from this tree. In cosmetic products, the green tea is found to have great benefits for skin. Such benefits include acting as an antioxidant and soother. Green tea is also thought to have an anti-aging effect.
We don't have a description for Rheum Palmatum Root Extract.
We don't have a description for Glycyrrhiza Uralensis Root Extract.
Glycyrrhiza Glabra Root Extract is an extract of the roots of the Licorice, Glycyrrhiza glabra L., Leguminosae.
Extracts of licorice have demonstrated to have antibacterial, anti‐inflammatory, antiviral, antioxidant properties.
We don't have a description for Smilax Aristolochiifolia Root Extract.
We don't have a description for Astragalus Membranaceus Root Extract.
We don't have a description for Cordyceps Militaris Mycelium Extract.
We don't have a description for Melissa Officinalis Leaf Extract.
We don't have a description for Humulus Lupulus Extract.
We don't have a description for Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract.
We don't have a description for Angelica Polymorpha Sinensis Root Extract.
We don't have a description for Capsicum Annuum Fruit Powder.
Lactic Acid is an AHA that is derived from fermenting lactose, a carbohydrate from milk. It removes the top layer of old and dead skin cells and helps increase cell turnover.
Not only does it help exfoliate the skin, it helps strengthen the skin's barrier. When applied, lactic acid helps the skin create ceramides.
Lactic acid is an over-the-counter chemical exfoliant that comes from the fermentation of lactose — a carbohydrate found in milk.
According to legend, Cleopatra herself used to bathe in sour milk to help reduce wrinkles.
We don't have a description for Vaccinium Macrocarpon Fruit Extract.
We don't have a description for Achillea Millefolium Extract.
Chamomilla Recutita Flower Extract is an extract of the flowerheads of the matricaria, Chamomilla recutita (L.), Compositae
Chamomille is rich in antioxidants and helps soothe skin.
We don't have a description for Viscum Album Leaf Extract.
We don't have a description for Pyrus Malus Fruit Extract.
We don't have a description for Azelamidopropyl Dimethyl Amine.
We don't have a description for Sodium Phytate.
We don't have a description for Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Extract.
We don't have a description for Rubus Idaeus Fruit Extract.
We don't have a description for Salvia Officinalis Leaf Extract.
We don't have a description for Salvia Sclarea Extract.
We don't have a description for Citrus Aurantium Bergamia Fruit Extract.
We don't have a description for Citrus Limon Peel Extract.
We don't have a description for Cucumis Sativus Fruit Extract.
We don't have a description for Lactobacillus Ferment.
Butylene Glycol (or BG) is used within cosmetic products for a few different reasons:
- It is a solvent, meaning that it helps to dissolve other ingredients. This also enhances the absorption of the product into one's skin.
- It is a humectant, which means that it helps attract moisture into the skin.
- It helps improve product application.
Overall, Butylene Glycol is a safe and well-rounded ingredient. It is unlikely to irritate skin, and works well with pretty much all other ingredients.