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Neutrogena Hydro Boost Gel Cream, Extra Dry Skin

7/19 Best Ingredients
10/19 Good Ingredients
2/19 Unfavorable Ingredients
2/19 Natural Ingredients

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Anti-aging Ingredients (Best For Moisturizers)
Healing Ingredients (Best For Moisturizers)
  • sodium hyaluronate
    Sodium Hyaluronate. Heals damaged skin
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Moisturizers)
  • dimethicone
    Dimethicone. Moisturizer
  • dimethicone/vinyl dimethicone crosspolymer
    Dimethicone. Moisturizer
  • c13 14 isoparaffin
    C13-14 Isoparaffin. Emollient
  • dimethiconol
    Dimethiconol. Emollient
  • dimethicone crosspolymer
    Dimethicone. Moisturizer
Cleansing Ingredients
  • c12 14 pareth 12
    C12-14 Pareth-12. Surfactant, cleansing agent
Protective Ingredients
  • synthetic beeswax
    Beeswax. Protects skin, prevents quick drying of the skin
Neutral Ingredients
  • water
    Aqua. Water
  • cetearyl olivate
    Cetearyl Olivate. Emulsifier
  • polyacrylamide
    Polyacrylamide. Solvent polymer
  • sorbitan olivate
    Sorbitan Olivate. Emulsifier
  • laureth 7
    Laureth-7. Emulsifying agent
  • carbomer
    Carbomer. Controls consistency
  • ethylhexylglycerin
    Ethyl Hexyl Glycerin. Preservative derived from natural substances
  • sodium hydroxide
    Sodium Hydroxide. Controls pH levels. Skin irritation or pain if used above concentration limits.
Unfavorable Ingredients

Original List of Ingredients:
water, dimethicone, glycerin, cetearyl olivate, polyacrylamide, sorbitan olivate, phenoxyethanol, dimethicone/vinyl dimethicone crosspolymer, synthetic beeswax, C13-14 isoparaffin, dimethiconol, dimethicone crosspolymer, chlorphenesin, laureth-7, carbomer, sodium hyaluronate, ethylhexylglycerin, C12-14 pareth-12, sodium hydroxide
Merchant's description of this product:
Introducing Neutrogena Hydro Boost Gel-Cream for extra-dry skin, a fragrance-free, lightweight gel-cream that instantly quenches and continuously hydrates skin. Formulated with hyaluronic acid, it boosts hydration and locks it in so skin stays hydrated, smooth and supple day after day. Applies effortlessly, absorbing quickly into skin without leaving behind an oily or greasy feel. Hydro Boost hydrates skin through an approach of replenishing water and fortifying strengthening skin’s moisture barrier, leveraging two key ingredients: Purified Hyaluronic Acid: Naturally found in skin, it delivers pure boost of hydration. It acts like a sponge for dry skin cells, absorbing up to 1000 times its weight in water and releases water back into skin, keeping skin hydrated and supple throughout the day. Olive Extract: Known for its moisturizing and nutrient rich qualities, it is a complex combination for fatty acids, which is similar to skin’s natural moisture shield. In this formula, it helps... read more