What is Aveeno Skin Relief Restoring Hand Cream?
Aveeno Skin Relief Restoring Hand Cream is a moisturiser that helps to soothe and comfort dry or chapped hands. If your skin is feeling tight, rough, or very dry, this skin can provide the intense hydration you need to leave your skin feeling soft, smooth, and healthy. Aveeno Skin Relief hand cream absorbs quickly, so you can use it throughout the day or whenever your skin needs hydration.
How to use this cream
Apply Aveeno Skin Relief cream to your hands whenever you need it. Use as much or as little as you’d like to hydrate your dry or chapped skin.
Can I use this product if I have eczema or dermatitis?
Aveeno skin relief cream has been dermatologically tested and is suitable for sensitive skin. It uses a high tolerance formula, which means that it is very unlikely to cause an allergic reaction that could cause a flare-up of your skin condition. As this is a very hydrating formula that also helps to restore your skin's natural defensive barrier, this could be the ideal choice for those who suffer from eczema and need extra sensitive care for their dry skin.
Why do I have dry skin on my hands?
You can get dry skin on your hands for lots of different reasons, and it’s very a very common condition. Some of the most common reasons that the skin on your hands can dry out include:
- Irritants, e.g. soaps, detergents, etc.
- Washing your hands too much
- Dry air, e.g. air-conditioned or heated environments
- Weather, e.g. dry, cold, windy, or hot weather
- Some medications
- Some medical conditions, e.g. eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis
How will Aveeno Skin Relief hand cream help to repair my dry skin?
Aveeno Skin Relief hand cream uses Aveeno’s unique Triple Oat Complex to moisturise your dry skin. The colloidal oatmeal used in these products is traditionally used to restore moisture to dry skin, forming a protective film over the surface of your skin and helping to restore your skin’s natural pH levels.
When should this cream not be used?
Do not use Aveeno Skin Relief hand cream if you’re allergic to any of the listed ingredients. For external use only, avoid contact with eyes or other sensitive areas.
Does this product have any side effects?
Like many products, Aveeno Skin Relief hand cream can have side effects, although not everyone will experience them. Although this product has been specially formulated to reduce the risk of allergies, this still includes symptoms of allergic reaction. If you experience any side effects or irritation while using this product, stop use right away. If irritation continues speak to your doctor or pharmacist. For more information about reporting the side effects of medication, please see the MHRA’s Yellow Card Scheme.
How to store this product
Store in a cool, dry place. Do not use if the expiry date printed on the original packaging has passed. Keep out of sight and reach of children.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.
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