With urea, sodium PCA & ceramide complex
Hydrated skin is crucial for optimal skin barrier function. This super lightweight, humectant-rich moisturiser which features components found in the skin’s own Natural Moisturising Factors (NMF) is formulated for normal-combination and oily skin types – especially dehydrated skin, to hydrate and replenish the water content of the skin, supporting a healthy skin barrier. It leaves the skin feeling supple and comfortable whilst reducing tightness. If you dislike the feeling of heavy, cloying textures, this moisturiser is for you! Easily absorbed with a non-greasy feel.
Skin type: oily, combination, normal
Skin goal: hydration, healthy skin / healthy ageing, lipid replenishment
Key ingredients: urea, sodium PCA, ceramide complex
Other Ingredients: Aqua, Glycerin, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Urea, (Olive) Squalane, Cetyl Alcohol, Panthenol, Potassium Cetyl Phosphate, Sodium PCA, Ceramide 3, Ceramide 6 II, Phytosphingosine, Cholesterol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Ceramide 1, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Xanthan Gum, Citric Acid, Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate, Disodium EDTA, Carbomer
Vegan friendly. Read more about ingredients here and Apothaka’s promise here. Fully compliant with EU & UK cosmetic regulation including stability and PET (challenge) testing.
Urea: Urea is part of the natural moisturising factor (NMF) of skin, it retains moisture and is essential for maintaining the health, function and hydration of the stratum corneum
Sodium PCA: another component of the skin’s NMF which increases the water content in the top layer of the skin and helps to maintain a healthy skin
Olive squalane: lightweight and easily absorbed, squalane softens and protects the skin and helping to seal in moisture – providing a degree of occlusion without feeling heavy
Skin replenishing ceramide complex: key components of your skin’s natural lipid mix that help to form a protective layer
Formulated without fragrance or essential oils & alcohol. Suitable for all skin types, especially for normal-combination and oily skin. Can also be layered under a heavier-weight moisturiser for drier skin types, who will also benefit from the humectants in this formulation.