For all those strong yet sensitive types out there.
Whether you have sensitive skin or teeth, it’s tough to find the right products to enhance your beauty without irritating your skin and gums. We recently learned that 62% of women in the US claim their skin is reactive, sensitive, irritable and intolerant to all cosmetic products and even water. With this many people out there worried about sensitive skin, no wonder there’s a growing market of amazing products tailored to sensitive skin out there waiting to be discovered.
For everyone out there struggling with sensitive everything, check out our recommended product guide for sensitive skin and sensitive teeth. You may even find a new product to fall in love with!
Keeping your skin hydrated is essential for skin health, so when committing to a daily moisturizer for sensitive skin – choose wisely! Cetaphil Redness Daily Facial Moisturizer is ideal for those with rosacea as it has a redness relieving properties built-in to aid all those with super sensitive skin. Another great moisturizer for sensitive skin is Avene Antirougeurs Fort Relief Concentrate which features calming and anti-inflammatory properties along with shea butter extract to help with swelling.
When it comes to foundation, try to find something lightweight that allows your skin to breathe. Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer is perfect for someone looking for coverage with added skincare benefits, while MAC Face and Body Foundation is a water-based foundation that provides buildable coverage and is less-likely to irritate your skin than a traditional liquid foundation. If you prefer a loose powder foundation, Bare Minerals Original Foundation is ideal for sensitive skin as it only contains five minerals and features SPF 15 protection.
When it comes to sun protection, you shouldn’t have to worry about your skin! One of the best sunscreens for sensitive skin is a mineral-based formula by Neutrogena called Neutrogena Sensitive Skin Sunscreen. This sunscreen is great because it’s not greasy or thick, it blends into the skin effectively and has UVA/UVB protection. Plus – it costs under $10!
If you’re suffering from any kind of skin woes, you want a facial cleansing brush that is soft on your skin, not abrasive. LUNA 2 for Sensitive Skin does just that. With softer, finer touch-points that are extra-gentle on skin, LUNA 2 offers the ultimate daily facial cleanse in a sleek bacteria resistant device that is made of 100% medical-grade silicone.
If you have sensitive teeth and gums, your toothbrush can make a world of difference in your daily brushing routine. ISSA 2 Sensitive has a brush head that is made of silky smooth silicone for the gentlest brushing experience possible. Silicone bristles are much softer than traditional nylon bristles, allowing for a powerful clean that’s ideal for sensitive gums and teeth,
Sensodyne Repair and Protect Sensitivity Toothpaste helps to repair and protect teeth, which is why dentists recommend this particular toothpaste for those with sensitive teeth. Formulated with potassium nitrate, this toothpaste helps soothe nerves by blocking the neural transmission in the tooth that causes sensitivity. Sensodyne also makes mouthwash for sensitive teeth, so you can have fresh breath and pearly whites all at once!
It might seem like a drag that you need to go out of your way to purchase special items for your skin and teeth health, but taking special care of yourself will make you look and feel your absolute best!
Born and bred in Buffalo, New York, Mollie is a self-diagnosed coffee addict who loves exploring new places and taking selfies with her dog Archie.