Did you know that August 1 – 7 is National Cleanse Your Skin Week?
Well, get out the party hats and champagne! We’ve got just a few days left to spread the news!
Advicesisters.com love CeraVe products for their gentle, effective skincare and this special week was create by CeraVe® to help you realize what kind of an impact the ingredients you cleanse with can have on your skin.
CeraVe® conducted a national study, entitled the CeraVe® Skin Survey, with over 1000 adult men and women. You’ll be shocked at what they found:
According to Cerave’s study of over 1,000 adults…
- 60% of men and 48% of women admit they often skip face washing before bedtime
- 66% of men and 40% of women admit that when they simply use body wash or hand soap to wash their face
- 63% of Americans don’t understand the purpose of the ingredients in the skin care products they purchase
- 65% have no idea what ingredients to look for when purchasing a facial cleanser
Why Buy Cerave?
As a beauty editor and reviewer, I’m always asked what I use on my own skin. My first choice is CeraVe.
I have sensitive skin (yes, it’s a liability for a beauty product reviewer) but I try everything that is sent.
Naturally, my skin feels the brunt of it.
But CeraVe® has ceramides with a technology that penetrates the skin’s surface to help rebuild the skin’s protective barrier and lock in moisture. It is gentle and effective.
The products were introduced to me by a dermatologist after I had a laser procedure and my skin was red and raw. I loved the products and I’ve used them ever since.
Here are 4 Cerave cleansing products for face and hands: accessible to buy, affordable, and easy to love!
“While foaming cleansers can effectively remove oil, a squeaky-clean feeling after washing the skin actually represents harmful post-wash dehydration, says Dr. Joshua Zeichner.
When the outer skin layer becomes disrupted, the skin can become dry and irritated. *this is true with oily scalp and hair, too.
Look for a cleanser that helps effectively removes oil but maintains hydration and a healthy outer skin layer.
CeraVe® Foaming Facial Cleanser helps remove oil, makeup, and impurities while still hydrating the skin and maintaining the skin’s protective layer.”
In our tests is didn’t foam like crazy, but it cleaned like crazy (and that’s what we really want).
These gentle cleansing cloths are great for when you’re on the go. They’re gentle but effective.
Try putting them in the fridge and then wipe your face with one of these cool, disposable, single-use cloths. Refreshing and cleansing!
Not everyone is into liquid soap. For them, and for normal to dry skin, thre’s a CeraVe® Hydrating Cleansing Bar.
The solid soap bar hydrates and cleanses. When skin is dry, you can use it on your body, too.
Sure you have to wash your dishes and want wash your hands often. However, doing it too much and harshly can lead to dermatitis of the hand warns Dr. Sherry Ingraham. “
CeraVe® Hydrating Facial Cleanser is gentle enough not to be irritating, and this particular cleanser is good for dry and/or mature skin that can be easily dried out and irritated.
The handy pump bottle keeps it easily available at all times.
CeraVe® Renewing SA Cleanser:
CeraVe® Renewing SA Cleanser exfoliates and cleanses while ceramides help restore your skin barrier.
While it’s meant for those with skin conditions such as acne or psoriasis prone skin, anyone can use it, of course.
It exfoliates, detoxifies and gently cleanses the skin while nourishing it with antioxidant Vitamin D in a fragrance-free formula.
* advicesisters.com reviewed this in 2012 (read review) (now in new packaging).
CeraVe products are available in drugstores and mass market retailers. Visit http://www.cearave.com
Never re-use or share a disposable wipe. They’re called “single use” for a reason! they can carry bacteria and fungi that can lead to acne and other skin conditions.