Frequently Asked Questions

Bepanthen® SensiDaily Moisturizer

    Bepanthen® Sensidaily Moisturizer is a daily moisturizing cream that is specially-formulated for extra dry, sensitive, and eczema-prone skin. The unique Derma Defense formula of Bepanthen® SensiDaily Moisturizer brings a new dimension in sensitive skin protection.

    Bepanthen® SensiDaily Moisturizer is intended for those who have extra-dry skin and those who need comprehensive skin barrier protection. It is clinically tested and suitable for sensitive and eczema-prone skin. Bepanthen® SensiDaily Moisturizer is suitable for use in all ages including infants, children, pregnant and lactating women.

    Using Bepanthen® SensiDaily Moisturizer daily has been clinically proven to keep eczema-prone skin flare-free for at least 3 months, thanks to its unique formula that keeps your skin protected and healthy in four ways:

    1. It contains prebiotics shown to support a healthy skin microflora that forms part of your skin’s natural protection.
    2. Natural oils, vitamin B3 and panthenol in the formula have shown to support the natural skin barrier for long lasting protection.
    3. Lipid Lamellar Technology™ helps supplement lipids (e.g. ceramides) in lamellas similar to naturally occurring lipids on our skin.
    4. Physiologic humectants provide long-lasting moisturization & help prevent extreme dryness of the skin. 
       

    Yes, Bepanthen® SensiDaily Moisturizer may be used on sensitve skin areas like the face. It may also be used with other treatments like topical steroids. Please consult a healthcare professional is symptoms persist.

    Bepanthen® SensiWash Daily Gentle Body Wash

      It is a gentle body cleanser wash gel containing panthenol (pro-vitamin B5), Vitamin B3 (Niacinamide), Glycerin, Pentavitin (Natural-Moisturizing-Factor-mimicking ingredients), mild surfactants, natural oil (sunflower) and prebiotic. It is to be used for the daily shower for sensitive and atopic dermatitis/eczema prone skin.

      Just massage onto wet skin and rinse thoroughly. Bepanthen® SensiWash Daily Gentle Body Wash can be used multiple times a day. Generally, we recommend using it once per day.

      Bepanthen® SensiWash Daily Gentle Body Wash is dermatologically tested and well tolerated. It is considered safe due to the uncritical toxicity profile of the ingredients, and therefore no special precautions are necessary. As such, there is no restriction for use in pregnant & breast feeding women. In case of any adverse event, please stop using the product and consult a healthcare professional.

      Ref: Cosmetic Product Safety Report (CPSR) UI 1614588

      Bepanthen® SensiWash Daily Gentle Body Wash is considered safe for babies (as of 1 month old) due to the uncritical toxicity profile of the ingredients of the formulation and due to their physico-chemical inertness. The product is well tolerated in infants and children.

      Ref: 1. Cosmetic Product Safety Report (CPSR) UI 1614588    
      2. E Peltier, S Trapp, R de Salvo, et al. A new dexpanthenol-containing liquid cleanser for    
      atopic-prone skin: Results from two prospective clinical studies evaluating cutaneous    
      tolerability, moisturization potential, and effects on barrier function. J Cosmet Dermatol.    
      2022;00:1–8. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/jocd.15252

      No, it is a soap-free formula. It has been specifically developed for use on sensitive skin and atopic dermatitis/eczema prone skin.

      Bepanthen® Baby Ointment

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        Bepanthen® Baby Ointment works to soothe, protect and care for your baby's delicate skin.

        Bepanthen® helps soothe sensitive skin prone to dryness and chafing with it's gentle caring ingredients. It reinforces a strong yet breathable layer that helps protect the most delicate skin from further irritation. It also contains Provitamin B5 (Panthenol) which aids skin recovery while caring for dry and sensitive skin.

        Bepanthen® meets the 9 standards* to soothe, protect and care for baby's delicate skin.

        • Have proven clinical efficacy and safety in babies
        • Enhance natural protection of the skin
        • Maintain optimum moisture levels
        • Contain ingredients with documented safety and benefits
        • Contain no unnecessary ingredients
        • Contain no potentially toxic ingredients (including those wth undocumented safety)
        • Contain no potential sensitizers such as fragrances
        • Contain no antiseptics or preservatives
        • Be pleasant to use

        SOURCES:

        *D Atherton, E Proksch et al. IRRITANT DIAPER DERMATITIS: BEST PRACTICE MANAGEMENT. SelfCare 2015;6(S1):1-11

        Bepanthen® Baby Ointment works in a combination of 3 ways:

        • Soothes - Bepanthen® Baby Ointment helps soothe sensitive skin prone to dryness and chafing with its gentle caring ingredients.
        • Protects - Bepanthen® Baby Ointment reinforces a strong yet breathable layer that helps protect the most delicate skin from further irritation. It forms a strong continuous protective layer for up to 10 hours which is known to protect your baby’s skin right through the night.
        • Cares - Bepanthen® Baby Ointment contains Provitamins B5 (Panthenol) which aids skin recovery while caring for the dry and sensitive skin. It has also been proven to reduce friction during application by up to 27% compared with zinc oxide topical preparation.
        • Infant care: At each nappy (diaper) change, spread Bepanthen® Baby Ointment over your baby’s bottom and groin after cleaning these areas thoroughly with water.
        • Nursing mothers: Apply Bepanthen® Baby Ointment to the nipples after each breastfeeding. It is recommended to clean the breast before each breastfeeding.
        • Damaged skin: Apply once daily or more, as needed.