A refreshing, reliable (hah) starting point for your skin’s moisturizing needs. A simple one-and-done for those with normal to oily skin. Layers well over a hydrating serum for those with dry skin.
How To Use
Mr. Reliable is designed to be layer friendly. Experiment away with either Aquafix or the Better Oil for a little boost in your moisturizer game.
Mr. Reliable’s lightweight texture can give you all your moisturizing needs without any unpleasant, sticky feel. A simple one and done: perfect for combination skin.
A little confession: this simple yet well-balanced moisturizer has been a favorite for male skin types.
This lightweight, reliable (hah!) moisturizer comes with a balanced blend of humectants, oils, occlusives, and soothing actives for those who don’t have time for anything else.
Water Loving Humectants
5% Glycerin: considered the humectant water-grabbing gold standard ingredient, this small molecule can also effectively wedge into your skin for that plump, soft skin feel
1% Sodium PCA: this molecule is naturally found in your skin’s water-holding system (NMFs, or Natural Moisturizing Factors). Replenish with Mr. Reliable!
1% Panthenol: also known as pro-vitamin B5, this hydrating ingredient also comes with soothing benefits.
0.2% Sodium Hyaluronate: this large molecule grabs up to 1000x its weight in water, providing long term hydration
Long-term barrier repair, moisturization benefits
3% Ceramides Complex: a mix of Ceramide NP, Ceramide AP, Ceramide EOP, Phytosphingosine, and Cholesterol to strengthen the skin's barrier and improve moisture retention.
Potent Skin Soothers
1% Boswellia Serrata Extract
0.5% Bisabolol: A soothing powerhouse derived from German chamomile. It not only soothes but can also promote a more even complexion.
Caprylhydroxamic Acid and Disodium EDTA in an airless pump to keep preservatives minimal.
Full Ingredients List
Water, Glycerin, Ethyl Macadamiate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Isononyl Isonanoate, Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate, Panthenol, Sodium PCA, Behenyl Alcohol, Dipropylene Glycol, Boswellia Serrata Gum, Bisabolol, Jojoba esters, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) seed wax, Acacia Decurrens Flower Wax, Polyglycerin-3, Ceramide NP, Ceramide AP, Ceramide EOP, Phytosphingosine, Cholesterol, Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate, Carbomer, Xanthan Gum, Lecithin, Sclerotium Gum, Pullulan, Sodium Hyaluronate, Dimethicone, Dimethiconol, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, C12-14 Pareth-12, Propanediol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylhydroxamic Acid, Disodium EDTA, Amyris Balsamifera (Amyris) oil, Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Oil