Itchy, red, dry, with inflammation? Sensitive skin for many women can be uncomfortable and, at times, an embarrassing problem. Add the wrong ingredients to beauty products, and your skin can cause you real pain. If you are struggling with dryness, acne, rosacea or allergies, we’ve rounded up the best beauty products for sensitive skin here. From skincare to makeup, these items will keep your skin healthy, satisfied and free of irritation.
Clinique Redness Solutions Soothing Cleanser
This cleanser hydrates as it extracts the skin from dirt, makeup and impurities. For sensitive skin, the formula is ideal as it acts to calm redness and soothe discomfort. Crafted to maintain the moisture balance of the skin, you don’t have to think about drying your troublesome skin out. Clinique has also included a mild exfoliant in this formula as an added bonus, ensuring that without creating further problems, you can buff away dead skin cells.
Natio Sensitive Skin Delicate Eye Cream
The eye area can be sensitive to even the best skin, so it is a must to purchase the right products for this area. In a gentle but effective way, this light, non-irritating formula can combat under-eye puffiness. This gem can restore clarity to your eye region by working to reduce the presence of fine lines as well, making you look awake and youthful. The comforting cream is light enough to wear under makeup, where your delicate skin will be smooth and hydrated. This eye cream is refreshingly responsive, made with sweet almonds, chamomile and cucumber.
VMV Hypoallergenics Red-Better Flare-Up Balm
The ideal balm to soothe skin irritation and inflammation has been developed by VMV Hypoallergenics. With its rich and intensely hydrating formula, the Red-Better Flare-Up Balm prevents sensitive skin from deteriorating. This balm is ideal for those suffering from rosacea and is free from aggressors such as hormones and contains sulphur that helps to relieve the disease. Any redness is sure to be soothed and the clarity and youth of your skin returned.
Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleansing Cloths
For those with sensitive skin, Cetaphil has long been a go-to brand as it works best as one of Beauty Products. Fortunately, the company also also sells wipes for cleansing. Good for regular makeup removal, these wipes have been developed and tested by dermatologists. They are also pH-balanced and fragrance-free, which means no nasty discomfort or dryness that can come from general wipes. Pick up a pack and cleanse your skin without stripping it of its natural oils with calming ingredients.
Sensitive Night Cream by Burt’s Bees
The Sensitive Night Cream by Burt’s Bees is the ideal overnight moisturizer for sensitive skin. This formula, fragrance-free and hypoallergenic, promises to not cause redness or discomfort. This cream, formulated with cotton extract, rice extract and aloe, will soothe the skin and replenish the outer layer. It also helps to reduce the impact of other irritants, such as harsh soaps and cleansers, on top of that.
Instant Calming Moisture Mask by Avene
Dry and sensitive skin goes hand-in-hand to ensure that hydration is essential. A mask is a perfect way to provide dry and flaky skin with an immediate hydrating boost. This calming mask has been formulated especially for sensitive skin and contains hypo-allergenic and non-comedogenic ingredients. This product will restore the natural barrier of your skin, which is richly hydrating and paraben-free.
Clarisonic Sensitive Brush Head
Make sure it has a sensitive head, such as the Clarisonic Sensitive Brush Head, if you enjoy using an electronic cleaning brush. The soft bristles will make your easily irritated skin more welcoming while still managing to buff it smooth and clean. The bristles are beautifully rounded and textured, made with super soft, fast drying filament, to provide a comfortable cleaning. Be sure to pair it with a sensitive cleanser, but give the cleaning brush a rest and use a comfortable washing cloth instead if you are still feeling discomfort.
Facial Hydrating Cream by Aesop Camellia Nut
This hydrating facial cream by Aesop, formulated with nut and plant extracts, is ideal for dry and sensitive skin types. The medium-weight cream is intended to relieve irritation and even patchiness. This product penetrates deeply to relax the skin with its calming camellia nut, chamomile oil, and cold-pressed macadamia nut oil. It’s also high in vitamins for extra shine and radiance.
Kiehl’s Alcohol-Free Toner Calendula Herbal Extract
The ideal complement to your responsive skincare routine is Kiehl’s Calendula Herbal Extract Alcohol-Free Toner. This toner is made with whole flowers and pure extracts and is alcohol-free and intended to soothe skin issues that are prone to irritation. This gentle product works to keep the skin’s natural balance and dignity. It is made with Allantoin, Great Burdock and, of course, Calendula, which are main ingredients.
100 percent Pure Argan Oil by Josie Maran
This iconic Beauty Products have, for a reason, a cult following. It works to regenerate and replenish skin cells made from 100 per cent pure organic argan oil. Deeply hydrating and nourishing, this oil is rich in essential fatty acids and vitamin E. Good for sensitive and acne-prone skin, it is free of sulfates and parabens. Use on the face, neck, hair and anywhere hydration is required.
The Lucas Pawpaw Ointment
For delicate skin, this Australian favorite is a must. This ointment can be used with anything and anything containing anti-bacterial and anti-microbial properties. Using it under lipstick as a moisturizing base or as a cure for eczema, dermatitis, mild burns, sunburn, cuts and more. It is normal and ideal for dry, itchy skin, and contains fresh fermented pawpaw. Bring with you a tube for when your skin acts out on the go.