Skin Moisturiser is a Topical Product
A moisturiser is a topical product designed to maintain optimal levels of oils and water in the skin. The product might be a cream, lotion, serum or oil.
Moisturiser prevents slow water escape from the skin
Skin Moisturiser does not Moisturise
Did you know a moisturiser does not moisturise! It's role is to prevent or slow moisture escape from the skin surface.
Skin Moisturiser is a blend
Most formulas are a blend of water and different levels of three agents.
Occlusive - to lock in water molecules
Humectant - to attract water molecules
Emollients - lipids that fill in cracked skin
Moisturisers are a blend of three main agents
Skin Moisturiser increases Hydration
Moisturisers increase the skin hydration level by reducing evaporation. Always look for a moisturiser with a high factor SPF.