As you can likely glean from the headline of this article, I’m so glad that I did decide to try it, as it’s super soothing and packs a serious punch in the hydration department, which is impressive since it’s so lightweight. In addition to five types of ceramides, which help strengthen the skin barrier and prevent moisture loss, it also contains five different forms of hyaluronic acid, as well as glycerin, coconut oil, and many other nourishing ingredients that support healthy skin.
While I don’t mind a thick moisturizer, I must admit I’m loving how weightless this one is. It sinks in so fast and never, ever feels sticky or greasy on the skin — that, and it’s yet to get on any of my clothes, which is always a plus. Another reason I love this lotion is it’s been great at calming itch and irritation. It also doesn’t seem to have a noticeable scentt, and that’s always something I look for in a moisturizer as I’m super-prone to adverse reactions from fragrance.
I like to slather it on as soon as I step out of the shower and lightly pat myself off so I’m not soaking wet, but still damp. I’ve found this really helps lock in hydration, which makes sense considering it’s what every dermatologist out there recommends when it comes to applying moisturizer. It takes roughly 60 seconds to sink into the skin, and then it feels like I’ve got nothing on — but in a good way.
The bottom line: If you also struggle with perenially dry skin, considering giving Dr. Jart+’s Ceramidin Body Lotion a shot. You can shop it for $25 on sephora.com.
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