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Help! Need moisturiser for dry perimenopausal skin with seb deem

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paleowoman Thu 04-Aug-16 15:31:01

Can any fellow seb derm sufferers help? I have never really needed to use a moisturiser but all of a sudden my skin is very dry and I want to use something. However the one I used has totally made the seb derm bits worseblushconfused I am not sure if it was the essential oils in it or just oils but it really hasn't helped. Any suggestions? I used to prefer green ish type products but from what I can read I perhaps need an oil free moisturiser and that sometimes natural products aren't always the best for seb derm??

Thanks!

DameDiazepamTheDramaQueen Thu 04-Aug-16 15:43:35

I use aveeno cream.

paleowoman Thu 04-Aug-16 15:50:38

Thanks, which one is it? Is it for facial skin or a general lotion? Aveeno was one that I wondered about x

DameDiazepamTheDramaQueen Thu 04-Aug-16 16:17:06

This one but it's cheaper in Boots or super drug

www.pharmeden.co.uk/women-c4/face-c11/hydration-c48/hydrating-cream-with-colloidal-oatmeal-100ml-p206/s214?utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=aveeno-hydrating-cream-with-colloidal-oatmeal-100ml&utm_campaign=product%2Blisting%2Bads&gclid=CjwKEAjwz4u9BRCbioK3stnBznESJADA75xbXa2_kQjOSwhqWPODEhXuGYcLp4S7hNElPxbepPkzthoCQ8Dw_wcB

There's lotions as well which are also good and different types,ive used them all and all good.

paleowoman Thu 04-Aug-16 16:21:24

Thank you!

paleowoman Thu 04-Aug-16 16:22:56

Thank you!

Noodlebrains Thu 04-Aug-16 16:25:49

I just started using irritable skin balm by a brand called moogoo. I have Seb derm and this is brilliant. I'm not sure how moisturising it is though. It's a thick cream that sinks in very well but I have slightly oily skin and it doesn't make me too greasy.

Kennington Thu 04-Aug-16 16:34:55

Granny had this: zinc creams helped with this a lot as it helped keep the yeast under control that caused the Seb derm. I cannot recommend one as I don't remember which one.
And washing body and everywhere with ketoaconazole soaps and shampooseant it was much more under control but I guess you already know that!

tralaaa Thu 04-Aug-16 18:13:19

I use bio oil at night made a real difference and Nivea in the morning

paleowoman Thu 04-Aug-16 20:27:30

Thanks! I got the Aveeno one this evening. It feels like a great cream so far.

I love the moo goo creams too and find all their products really helpful but didn't find them moisturising enough for the rest of my face. I will use the irritable balm cream alongside the Aveeno which hopefully won't cause any problems to the seb derm bits.

I remember my granny using zinc oxide creams too. Sometimes, I noticed that sun tan lotion helped so maybe it was the zinc oxide in that - I will look into this

Thanks again x

Kennington Thu 04-Aug-16 21:36:03

That's a really good point about the sun cream - sudocrem would be a bit much!

DameDiazepamTheDramaQueen Thu 04-Aug-16 21:52:00

Sudocrem is great at night, all the teens use it!

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