1. on the skin's surface: it helps rebuild the microbiome's balance in a long-lasting way - so it can work during flare-ups and be stabilized during periods of remission to avoid relapses.
2. in depth: it re-establishes the skin's long term barrier function - soothes irritation and stimulates the skin's defense mechanisms to prevent pathogenic agents responsible for new bouts of irritation from entering the body while helping with the reconstruction of the skin's protective barrier.
For dry sensitive skin there is:
Lipikar Gel Lavant - 400ml - $21 - a soothing and protecting, soft and creamy foaming, soap-free, paraben-free shower gel
Lipikar Fluide - 400ml - $29 - with a lightweight, fluid texture for soothing, protecting, hydrating, fragrance and parapen-free care.
Or for extra dry, atopy-prone skin go with:
Lipikar Synet - 200ml - $16 - an anti-irritation, cleansing body cream-gel with fluid and creamy texture that is soap, paraben and fragrance free.
Lipikar Baume AP+ - 400ml - $33 - a lipid-replenishing balm, for soothing, anti-itching care that spaces out flare-ups of severe dryness with paraben and fragrance free care.
Available at drugstores across Canada.
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