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5 Skincare Ingredients You Need To Use For Sensitive Skin

These ingredients are skin-savers.

#4: Panthenol

sensitive skin

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It might sound a little intimidating but this should definitely be your go-to ingredient if you have very dry sensitive complexions. It is a derivative of vitamin B5 and behaves as a humectant (it retains moisture really well) for all-day hydration. It also helps to strengthen skin’s barrier function so that it becomes more resistant to harmful external aggressors that may damage your complexion further. Bonus: it has soothing properties too.

#5: Allantoin

sensitive skin

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While this may not be commonly known, it is an ingredient you should definitely put on your radar. Allantoin can be found in the root of a comfrey herb and is really compatible with our skin. It stimulates and supports cell regeneration, increases the moisture levels in our skin and contains healing and soothing properties. Apart from that, it also acts as a natural exfoliator to soften and brighten skin.

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