How sharp are your formulating skills? Find out, with this week's Label Challenge.
Each Monday, we post a product ingredient disclosure to our social media pages (LinkedIn and Facebook) and you guess the product/product type in the comments. Answers are published here and shared through our Friday newsletters—and include a shoutout to the winners.
This Week's Answer
Farmacy Beauty's Honey Drop Lightweight Moisturizer is described as a light yet intensely hydrating honey face moisturizer to keep skin plump with hydration. The product is formulated with antioxidant-rich honey, hyaluronic acid and golden cupuaçu butter beads to nourish skin.
The hyaluronic acid complex is reported to hold up to 1,000× its weight in water. The three molecular weights in this honey moisturizer replenish the skin’s moisture reservoir at different levels.
Royal jelly, propolis, fermented soy and cupuaçu butter are utilized to naturally lock in moisture, replenish nutrients and deliver amino acids to maintain skin's elasticity. Additionally, the golden cupuaçu butter beads from the Amazon melt into skin and disappear as they’re absorbed, releasing lasting hydration.
Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Glycereth-26, Glycerin, C13-15 Alkane, Alcohol Denat., Camellia Japonica Seed Oil, Methyl Gluceth-20, Echinacea Purpurea Root Extract, Honey Extract, Propolis Extract, Royal Jelly Extract, Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid, Hydrolyzed Sodium Hyaluronate, Sodium Hyaluronate, Theobroma Grandiflorum Seed Butter, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Paeonia Suffruticosa Root Extract, Scutellaria Baicalensis Root Extract, Allantoin, Melia Azadirachta Flower Extract, Lactobacillus/Soybean Ferment Extract, Melia Azadirachta Leaf Extract, Imperata Cylindrica Root Extract, Viscum Album (Mistletoe) Leaf Extract, Solanum Melongena (Eggplant) Fruit Extract, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Flower/Leaf Extract, Coccinia Indica Fruit Extract, Adenosine, Betaine, Capryloyl Glycerin/Sebacic Acid Copolymer, Curcuma Longa (Turmeric) Root Extract, Aloe Barbadensis Flower Extract, Corallina Officinalis Extract, Ocimum Sanctum Leaf Extract, Eclipta Prostrata Extract, Aroma (Flavor), Sorbitan Olivate, Sucrose Stearate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Disodium EDTA, Glyceryl Polyacrylate, Agar, Calcium Alginate, Mica, Iron Oxides (CI 77492), Propanediol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Diheptyl Succinate, Butylene Glycol, Carbomer, Hydroxyacetophenone, Tromethamine, Cetearyl Olivate, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol
Congratulations to Cyrille Badaire, who was the closest to guess the correct product type on LinkedIn! Thanks to everyone who played along this week—we appreciate your responses. Be sure to check back for next week's Label Challenge.