Hello beauties, Pweeh, today marks the last day in 2016. Hope you are having a nice holiday. I would have posted this earlier but I had to take a mini break due to technical issues #blog revamp. In case you did not read the first part of this post, quickly do that here.
Without further ado, here is the Top 10 Superb Sensitive Skin Moisturizer continues.
- Eucerin Original Crème
Most excellent for: sensitive and very dry skin
Tidbit on the product: non greasy mild emollient formula that readily absorb into the skin while keeping it moisturized and nourished for 24 hours. However the cream is non comedogenic yet so rich to enable it to re-establish moisture barrier of the skin. In addition, it is free of dye, fragrance and parabens.
Scientific findings: petrolatum, lanolin and mineral oil constitute a large percentage of the formula which all follows under the group of emollients. See more on emollients.
Where to buy: Eucerin Original Crème; R164.95 for 454g; dischem.co.za
More like this: Eucerin Daily Protection Moisturizing Face Lotion, Eucerin Original Lotion
- Dermikelp Moisturizing Lotion
Most excellent for: sensitive or dry skin
Tidbit on the product: cortisone-free lotion that moisturizes and relieves flaky and itchy skin. Furthermore, it repairs damage to the skin cells. Besides being rapidly absorbed into the skin, it also keep up protective barrier of the skin. Lastly, it is non-comedogenic and non-irritant because it is free of paraben and fragrance.
Scientific findings: Dermikelp lotion has a proprietary extract of kelp which have loads of vitamins, minerals, enzymes and proteins that enhance health and beauty. Also, it maintains skin elasticity and aids regeneration of skin cells (reference).
Where to buy: Dermikelp Moisturizing Lotion; R138 for 100g; clicks.co.za
- Nutraderm Galderma Moisturizing Lotion
Most excellent for: dry and sensitive skin but also suitable for other skin types
Tidbit on the product: specially formulated to help keep moisture to the skin cells to make it healthy and soft. The lotion is non-comedogenic and non-greasy.
Scientific findings: Nutraderm lotion falls within the group of topical emollients. For all you need to know about emollients, click here.
Where to buy: Nutraderm Galderma moisturizing lotion, R94.95 for 125 ml; dischem.co.za
More like this: Nutraderm Galderma moisturizing cream
- Endocil Moisturizing Beauty Fluid
Most excellent for: sensitive skin
Tidbit on the product: non-greasy formula that has plant extracts and humectants to help keep up moisture balance of the skin. It protects the skin from UV rays. Furthermore, it has an antioxidant (Vitamin E) which prevents free radicals from damaging the skin cells. However it is colorants and fragrance free.
Scientific findings: Humectants are known to attract water to the skin cells to hydrate and make it plump. Read more on humectants here.
Where to buy: Endocil Moisturizing Beauty Fluid; R89 or 75 ml; takealot.co.za
- Almay Sensitive Care Moisture Lotion
Most excellent for: sensitive skin
Tidbit on the product: hypoallergenic formula with special blend of mild emollients to moisturize and pamper the skin. Non-irritating and readily absorb into skin after application. It also lessens discomfort and redness linked to sensitivity of the skin.
Scientific findings: see more on emollient here.
Where to buy: Almay Sensitive Care Moisture Lotion; R285 for 125ml; Foschini.co.za
Did I skip your favorite sensitive skin moisturizer? Feel free to contact me or leave comments below. Cheerios