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These Soothing and Calming Skincare Products Are Skin Savers

If you are suffering from damaged, irritated and sensitive skin due to acne or other dermatological procedures, it’s best to use gentle products that help to soothe your complexion. Below, our edit of the best calming skincare products to help repair skin.

#1: La Mer The Moisturizing Cool Gel Cream, $290
The star ingredient in this moisturiser is the new Micro Oil Gel Cream Capsule Technology that combines millions of Miracle Broth (found in all of the brand’s products to hydrate, recharge and reduce signs of inflammation), Miracle Broth Oil and a moisture droplet that contains creme emollients to deliver a burst of cooling and healing moisture. It is also made with antioxidant-rich lime tea concentrate to protect skin from environmental stressors such as pollution. #2: Laneige Fresh Calming Morning Mask, $38
This leave-on mask is to be used as the last step of your morning skincare routine. It dispenses as a foam but dissolves into a watery emulsion upon application and is said to contain the highest amount of litchi extract and panthenol amongst all of the products in the brand’s Fresh Calming line. It helps to soothe and hydrate complexions. #3: Dermalogica Calm Water Gel, $109
A water-based moisturiser that feels weightless and is suitable for sensitive skin type. It even forms a barrier to protect against harmful environmental aggressors. The brand’s Dual Hyaluronic Acid Technology works in different skin surface layers to increase and lock in moisture. #4: Eve Lom Radiance Facial Oil, $145
Enriched with a blend of five moisturising oils like hemp seed oil, as well as conditioning avocado and Abyssinian oil and vitamin C, this helps to fight free radical damage, calm, soothe and prevent the formation of new lines and wrinkles. #5: 111skin Cryo Energising Face Serum, $280
This refreshing serum mimics the effects and benefits of cryotherapy to revitalise the complexion. It contains sesaflash to give a tightening effect, Riboxyl to energise skin cells and Neurobiox to reduce the appearance of enlarged pores. #6: Porcelain Soothe Aloe Recovery Gel, $108
Formulated with 99 per cent stabilised aloe vera, this lightweight, soothing gel heals and hydrates the complexion. Suitable for sensitive complexsions, this eases irritation, reduces inflammation and helps to repair damaged skin. #7: Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Color Clay Mask (Calming), $13
Not only does this cream clay mask help to soothe skin, it is also made with Jeju volcanic clusters and panthenol to control sebum production and reduce redness. Main image: