Top
20
Doctor insights on: Best Over The Counter Face Moisturizer

Share
1

1
What is the best over-the-counter moisturizer for eyelid eczema?

What is the best over-the-counter moisturizer for eyelid eczema?

Many options.: There are many options for moisturizing your skin. I like to have my patients use coconut oil as a moisturizer. It usually works great and is usually not irritating the the skin or eye. good luck! Read more

Dr. James Krick
267 Doctors shared insights

Moisturizing Creams Or Lotions (Definition)

When the skin is dry or injured, moisturizing creams or lotions can be ...Read more


2

2
What is the best over-the-counter facial cleanser & moisturizer for peri oral dermatitis? Thanks.

What is the best over-the-counter facial cleanser & moisturizer for peri oral dermatitis? Thanks.

Cetaphil: The product line includes gentle cleansers and moisturizers, and is widely available. More importantly look into the cause of the perioral dermatitis. Avoid whitening toothpastes and dental products. Steroids- including topical, nasal and oral inhalors- can also cause this condition. See link: http://www. Aocd. Org/? page=PerioralDermatitis Read more

3

3
Can you recommend an over-the-counter facial peel for blackheads? Salycilic or glycolic acid based followed with a moisturizer?

Can you recommend an over-the-counter facial peel for blackheads? Salycilic or glycolic acid based followed with a moisturizer?

Peel for blackheads: Successful peel treatment of blackheads depends on the extent of blackheads and your skin tolerance. Over the counter preparations usually do not have sufficient concentration of actives to see significant improvement in a timely manner. A therapeutic facial treatment with extractions can be great to purge your skin and put you in a better state for daily skin care to keep more blackheads at bay Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
What should a good over-the-counter moisturizer contain for woman in 40s looking for healthy skin and to reduce wrinkles? Retinol? Alpha hydroxy acids?

What should a good over-the-counter moisturizer contain for woman in 40s looking for healthy skin and to reduce wrinkles? Retinol? Alpha hydroxy acids?

Skin evaluation: First of all, you have to consult a competent Dermatologist and/or a Plastic Surgeon that can evaluate the nature of your ski....The texture, color and the quality of the dermis, so that the appropriate moisturizer an/or treatment can be recommended... Read more

5

5
What's the best moisturizer for males with an oily face?

What's the best moisturizer for males with an oily face?

Health Tap: Doctors have been asked not to endorse specific products or product lines. Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
What is the best natural drug store oil free face moisturizer to use?

What is the best natural drug store oil free face moisturizer to use?

HealthTap: Doesn't really advocate the use of any particular product. You might ask the pharmacist. Good luck. Read more

8

8
Please what is the best possible moisturizer I can use for my face? Thanks

Please what is the best possible moisturizer I can use for my face? Thanks

Ceramide replacement: The best and newest moisturizers are ones which contain ceramides. Ceramides are proteins found naturally in human skin that keep our skin from looking ; feeling like a reptile. Some of the better over the counter ones available include cerave am or pm--the only difference is that the am version has a built-in sunscreen. Read more

9

9
What is the best face moisturizer?

What is the best face moisturizer?

Health Tap doctors: Are asked not to endorse particular brands or product lines. Read more

10

10
I'm curious as to what is the best ultra hydrating moisturizer for the face?

I'm curious as to what is the best ultra hydrating moisturizer for the face?

Moisturizer for face: THERE IS NO BEST. WE ARE ALL DIFFERENT. TRY ALL OF THEM AND FIND WHICH WORKS FOR YOU. GET SAMPLES AT THE COSMETIC COUNTERS Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
Please explain which face product is the best as a moisturizer and age prevention?

Please explain which face product is the best as a moisturizer and age prevention?

Health Tap doctors: Are asked not to endorse any products or product lines. Read more

13

13
What face wash and moisturizer works best for eczema?

What face wash and moisturizer works best for eczema?

Eczema: First 3 rules: gentle, gentle, gentle. Avoid drying or irritating products--ones that contain salicylic or glycolic acid. Many good ones on market: dove bar, cetaphil, neutrogena gentle, purpose, basis, aveeno, (oatmeal) cerave. Your dermatologist's office may have samples you could try before you go buy a full retail size. Read more

16

16
Which is the best face-wash and moisturizer for someone with acne?

Which is the best face-wash and moisturizer for someone with acne?

Pick ingredients: Most over the counter acne products have the same few active ingredients, anything with salicylic acid is likley going to help, 2% is probably best for most. 10% glycolic acid washes can be helpful. Benzoyl peroxide washes can be great for acne, but hard on your skin, ie drying, redness etc. If you are having problems controlling acne, call your family doc! Pick any non-comedogenic moisturizer. Read more

17

17
What's best way to reduce redness in face after a shower? Showering makes my rosacea flare up badly. Moisturizer seems to make worse/sustain it.

What's best way to reduce redness in face after a shower? Showering makes my rosacea flare up badly. Moisturizer seems to make worse/sustain it.

Rosacea: The newest treatment for rosacea is a product called Mirvaso which is a topical prescription medication. Oral medications such as Oracea is also helpful. Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
18

18
What is the best moisturizer for face prone to pimples and blackheads appearance. Best regard.

Proactive system products: I am not sure if you will have this in your country but can get it online without prescription. It is affordable and I am not a dermatologist who might have other opinions. Read more

20

20
My face burns whenever I apply any moisturizer?

My face burns whenever I apply any moisturizer?

Rule out the compund: There are multiple brands with different chemicals...Keep a log on what you are putting on nthe skin and the timing and the reaction. That will give you an idea on what the offending chemical component is causing the reaction. Then you can rule out what compounds to use and which ones to avoid..... Read more

See 1 more doctor answer