Skin reactions to commonly known irritants such as alcohol, aluminium, lanolin, colour and fragrance. Skin irritations that are usually red, inflamed and itchy.
Personal Care for sensitive skin
QV NAKED ANTIPERSPIRANT DEODORANT
For use in the prevention of perspiration and odour. This formulation utilises the most gentle form of aluminium salts available to provide efficacy with the least chance of irritation. QV Naked Anti-perspirants combat body odour by incorporating Biosorb™ Crystals, which help control the bacteria that produce odour.
QV NAKED DEODORANT
For use in the prevention of odour. The most gentle formulation currently available, it works to fix the problem at the source, not just mask it with a heavy fragrance. QV Naked Deodorants combat body odour by incorporating Biosorb™ Crystals, which help control the bacteria that produce odour.
Advice for the Patient
Avoid using skincare products that contain the commonly known skin irritants. If you are aware of a particular irritant that sets of a reaction when used on your skin, avoid products that contain this ingredient. Regular use of a product that contains Vitamin B3 Complex will also help reduce skin sensitivity.
Products to Help (Facial Skincare for Sensitive Skin)
QV FACE MOISTURISING DAY CREAM SPF 30+
QV Face Moisturising Day Cream is a gentle formula created specifically for the sensitive skin of the face and neck. Containing nourishing moisturisers with the addition of SPF 30+, QV Face Moisturising Day Cream provides daily moisture, plus protection from the sun’s damaging rays and premature ageing of the skin. The non-greasy formula is fragrance and colour free and ideal for use under make-up.
QV FACE NURTURING NIGHT CREAM
QV Face Nurturing Night Cream, with Safflower oil, hydrates your skin replacing vital moisture lost during the day to help improve skin elasticity and minimise the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Vitamin B3 Complex helps reduce skin sensitivities by fighting the contributing factors while the skin is at its most receptive - during sleep. The result is visibly firmer, smoother, and more radiant looking skin.
QV FACE GENTLE CLEANSER
QV Face Gentle Cleanser has been specifically formulated to cleanse dry or sensitive skin. Its lightly foaming, gentle formulation cleanses while the addition of safflower oil, as a moisturiser helps protect the skin against moisture loss, leaving skin feeling fresh, soft and moisturised. QV Face Gentle Cleanser is soap, colour and fragrance free therefore suitable for use even on the most sensitive skin. The addition of Vitamin E provides anti-oxidant benefits.
QV FACE REVITALISING EYE CREAM
QV Face Revitalising Eye Cream, with Enhanced PCa+ helps to visibly minimise dark circles and puffiness around the delicate eye contour. Safflower oil aids in replenishing the natural moisture level of the skin to improve skin elasticity and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The result is smoother skin that is visibly more radiant and refreshed.