La Roche-Posay is a brand that is suitable for everyone in the family from the eldest to the very youngest. With over 30 years of research experience in sensitive skin and work with dermatologists all over the world, it is committed to a caring for sensitive skin, creating clinically demonstrated high tolerance and efficacious skincare. Whether you have very reactive and allergic skin, are prone to acne, eczema or rosacea.
The story of La Roche-Posay dates back well more than 30 years in fact it begins amid the ripples of the purest natural thermal water in the picturesque French village (La Roche-Posay). Local folklore that surrounds this magical spring speaks of the water’s healing powers as far back as the 13thcentury. The first written record of its powers emerged in the 1600’s, with none other than Napoleon recognising its health benefits, ordaining the construction of a thermal hospital at the source in the early 1800’s. A thermal centre dedicated to dermatology has been recognised by medical authorities for over 100 years.
The creation of La Roche-Posay Laboratoire and the birth of its philosophy and product range was in 1975. It’s now sold and prescribed in over 50 countries and recommended by more than 25,000 dermatologists worldwide.
La Roche-Posay products work to keep their formulas as simple as possible, in order to be kind to sensitive skin. Wherever possible, formulas are free from parabens, fragrance, and soap. In addition, all La Roche-Posay products are formulated with the soothing and softening La Roche-Posay Thermal Spring Water – naturally rich in antioxidant Selenium, a trace element with remarkable antioxidant properties,. Its virtues have been demonstrated in clinical trials conducted in collaboration with teams of dermatologists – with regards treating sensitive or irritated skin, it immediately soothes the skin and calms irritations.
Such key products within the wider ranges which men particularly might find useful are the Effaclar 3-step Anti-Blemish System. An award winning, simple System, which provides a complete skincare routine for oily, acne-prone skin.
Or the Cicaplast Blume B5 Soothing Repairing Balm. A multi-purpose repairing balm that soothes, protects and repairs the whole family’s delicate skin, ideal for a post shave moisturiser.
Or you may fall in love with the Toleriane Uktra Overnight Care which is specifically formulated for sensitive, reactive skin, prone to dryness, tightness, redness, itchiness or burning. A formula proven to soothe, hydrate and reduce skin sensitivity night after night, so no matter what the rigours of the daily toil may through at you, this will help you.