Alba Botanica
Very Emollient Sunscreen Facial Broad Spectrum SPF 30

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INCI - Ingredients List 33 components

Homosalate, Octocrylene, Ethylhexyl Salicylate, Titanium Dioxide, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Cetyl Alcohol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Dimethicone, Vp/Hexadecene Copolymer, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Hydrogenated Palm Kernel Oil, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract, Myrtus Communis Leaf Extract, Panax Ginseng Root Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Cetearyl Olivate, Polysorbate 60, Silica, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate, Sorbitan Olivate, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Xanthan Gum, Alcohol, Benzyl Alcohol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate

Notable Ingredients

The most well-known and effective components.
Niacinamide
Retinoids
Hyaluronic Acid
AHA (Alphahydroxy Acid)
BHA (Betahydroxy acid)
PHA (Polyhydroxy acid)
Antioxidants
Vitamins
Ceramides

Potential Hazard / Side Effects

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Allergens
Allergens May provoke allergy
1
Alcohols
Alcohols Irritate and dry skin
2
Comedogenic
Comedogenic Subject to clog pores
3
Gluten
Gluten Celiac unsafe
No
Silicones
Silicones Difficult to wash off
1
Sulfates
Sulfates May damage skin
No
Parabens
Parabens Potentially toxic
No
PEG
PEG Polyethylene glycol
No
Malassezia Feeding
Malassezia Feeding Supports fungal acne
2
Fragrance
Fragrance Complex chemicals
No

Positive effects

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Moisturising
Moisturising Hydrates the skin
6
Softening
Softening Improves texture
9
Soothing
Soothing Reduces irritation
3
Acne fighting
Acne fighting Removes and prevents acne
1
Anti aging
Anti aging Prevents aging
5
Antioxidant
Antioxidant Blocks free radicals
5
Healing
Healing Treats wounds
5
Antiseptic
Antiseptic Kills bacteria
8
Whitening
Whitening Improves skin tone
2
UV Protection
UV Protection Blocks sun
5

EWG Report

EWG Skin Deep safety summary
Low Hazard: 31
Moderate Hazard: 2
High Hazard: 0
93.9%
6.1%
0%
0%

Organic / Synthetic Ratio

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Organic: 11
Synthetic: 20
Unknown: 2
33.3%
60.6%
6.1%

Ingredients List 33

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1.
Homosalate
UV filter, Skin conditioner
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-4 Safe - Moderate hazard
UV Filter
2.
Octocrylene
UV filter
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
UV Filter
3.
Ethylhexyl Salicylate
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-4 Safe - Moderate hazard
4.
Titanium Dioxide
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
UV Filter
5.
Cetearyl Alcohol
Structurant, Emulsifier, Solvent
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1 Safe
6.
Glycerin
Emulsifier, Solvent, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
7.
Cetyl Alcohol
Emulsifier, Emollient, Emulsion stabilizer, Viscosity stabilizer, Skin conditioner
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
8.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
9.
Dimethicone
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Softening
Silicone
10.
Vp/Hexadecene Copolymer
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
11.
Glyceryl Stearate SE
Emulsifier, Surfactant
CMG 3 Moderate
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
12.
Hydrogenated Palm Kernel Oil
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
13.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Moisturising
Soothing
Anti aging
Antioxidant
Healing
14.
Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Soothing
Antiseptic
Healing
15.
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Anti aging
Antioxidant
Antiseptic
UV Filter
16.
Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Soothing
Acne fighting
Healing
Whitening
UV Filter
17.
Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Anti aging
Antioxidant
Healing
Whitening
18.
Myrtus Communis Leaf Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
19.
Panax Ginseng Root Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
20.
Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Anti aging
Healing
21.
Cetearyl Olivate
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
22.
Polysorbate 60
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Fungal acne
23.
Silica
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
24.
Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate
Emulsifier, Hair conditioner, Antioxidant, Skin conditioner
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
Antioxidant
25.
Sorbitan Olivate
Structurant, Emulsifier
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
Fungal acne
26.
Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E)
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 3 Moderate hazard
Softening
Anti aging
Antioxidant
27.
Xanthan Gum
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Antiseptic
28.
Alcohol
Preservative, Solvent, Aroma clip
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2 Safe
Antiseptic
Alcohol
29.
Benzyl Alcohol
Solvent, Perfume ingredient
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-5 Safe - Moderate hazard
Allergen
Alcohol
30.
Ethylhexylglycerin
Emollient, Cosmetic active, Skin conditioner, Antimicrobial agent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
Antiseptic
31.
Phenoxyethanol
Preservative
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-4 Safe - Moderate hazard
Moisturising
Antiseptic
32.
Potassium Sorbate
Preservative
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 3 Moderate hazard
Antiseptic
33.
Sodium Benzoate
Preservative
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Antiseptic