What is CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream?
CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream is a non-greasy hand cream that helps to repair, restore and protect very dry, rough, and cracked hands. It contains three essential ceramides and hyaluronic acid to help restore the skin’s natural barrier. The cream is fragrance-free and suitable for sensitive skin.
What is CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream used for?
CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream is primarily used to treat eczema or dermatitis on the hands. It helps to soothe and alleviate the symptoms of these conditions, such as dryness, redness, and itchiness. In addition to treating eczema and dermatitis, CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream can also be used to moisturise and protect the hands from environmental irritants.
How does CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream work?
CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream contains ceramides, which are essential lipids naturally found in the skin. These ceramides help to restore the skin’s natural barrier, locking in moisture and keeping irritants out. The cream also contains hyaluronic acid, which helps to retain the skin’s natural moisture. By replenishing these essential components, CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream helps to repair and protect the skin, reducing the symptoms of eczema and dermatitis.
Who is CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream suitable for?
CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream is suitable for anyone with very dry, rough, or cracked hands, especially those with eczema or dermatitis. It is also suitable for individuals with sensitive skin, as the cream is fragrance-free and non-irritating. However, it is always recommended to perform a patch test before using the cream, especially for those with known skin sensitivities or allergies.
How to apply CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream
To apply CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream:
- Wash your hands with a gentle cleanser and pat them dry.
- Squeeze a pea-sized amount of the cream onto your palm.
- Gently massage the cream into your hands, focusing on the affected areas.
- Reapply the cream as needed, especially after washing your hands or coming into contact with water.
It is recommended to apply CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream at least twice a day, or as directed by your doctor or pharmacist. For best results, continue using the cream even after the symptoms of eczema or dermatitis have improved.
CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream Ingredients
CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream contains three essential ceramides (1, 3, 6-II) and hyaluronic acid.
The other ingredients in CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream include water, glycerin, cetearyl alcohol, caprylic/capric triglyceride, cetyl alcohol, petrolatum, dimethicone, phenoxyethanol, and many more.
It is important to take note of the following warnings and precautions when using CeraVe Reparative Hand Cream:
- Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water.
- For external use only. Do not ingest the cream.
- If irritation occurs, discontinue use and consult a doctor or pharmacist.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Store at room temperature and avoid exposure to excessive heat or direct sunlight.