Glossary - O

Glossary - O

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Oat Beta Glucan

- See Beta Glucan.

 

Ocimum Sanctum Leaf Extract

- Skin conditioning agent.

 

Octadecyl Glucoside

- Moisturizes skin. Emollient.

 

Octinoxate (Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate)

- A widely used sun screen which absorbs UVB rays as well as protecting against UV light induced DNA alterations.

 

Octisalate (Ethylhexyl Salicylate)

- A safe UVB absorbing sunscreen, generally used in combination with other UV filters.

 

Octocrylene

- An emollient, water-resistant molecule that helps protect skin from UVA and UVB.

 

Octyl Stearate

- A lipid that provides a barrier between skin and the elements.

 

Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil

- Contains vitamins and gamma linoleic acid, an essential fatty acid known to reduce transepidermal water loss and increase permeability and flexibility in cell membranes.

 

Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil

- Softens and moisturizes skin. Reduces scarring. Soothes and lubricates skin.

 

Oleth-3 Phosphate

- A complex mixture of esters used as a surfactant.

 

Olivem (Cetearyl Olivate and Sorbitan Olivate)

- Is a combination of fatty acids that restore and aintain the integrity of the skin barrier.

 

Orange Oil

- Soothing, hydrating, calming oil that reduces irritation.

 

Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Extract

- Soothes and softens the skin. Helps to calm inflamed and infected, acneic skin.

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