Avène - Les Essentiels Rich Revitalizing Nourishing Cream Moisturiser for Dry, Sensitive Skin

Avène Les Essentiels Rich Revitalizing Nourishing Cream Moisturiser for Dry, Sensitive Skin

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IRRITANCY
MEDIUM
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  • Moisturizing
Key ingredients
  • paraffinum liquidum
  • caprylic/capric triglyceride
  • cetearyl alcohol
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"Les Essentiels Rich Revitalizing Nourishing Cream Moisturiser for Dry, Sensitive Skin"
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This product can help improve hydration of the skin with the two types of ingredients.

The first type is called “humectants”:
these ingredients help attract water. When humectants are on the surface of the skin, they “pull in” the moisture from the outside environment, or from within deeper layers of the skin. The following ingredients in this product do the job: glycerin, hydrogenated starch hydrolysate.

This product also contains ingredients called “occlusives”. They help reduce the speed with which our skin loses moisture to the outside environment. These ingredients also help soften the upper layer of the skin, so it feels less tight and nicer to the touch. The following ingredients in this product do the job: dimethicone, isododecane.

The following ingredients in this product are especially good for supporting the skin barrier and helping with the hydration level: paraffinum liquidum

Ingredient Effectiveness Concentration Irritancy
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold
HIGH
meets threshold

Potential irritants

IRRITANCY
MEDIUM

Ingredients by volume

Plain old water
One of the best moisturizing ingredients. Naturally present in skin. It attracts water to the upper layer of the skin working as a humectant
An emollient that helps to soften the skin and create a pleasant product texture and stabilize the formulation

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