Doublebase Gel Pump 500g
Doublebase Gel Pump 500g
Seal in moisture and relieve the itchiness and discomfort from dry skin fast with this highly effective gel.
- Doublebase Gel Pump 500g helps to restore dry skin by trapping in moisture and helping the skin to maintain itself
- Get soothing relief for dry, itchy, red, sore and chapped skin with a hydration boost
- The ingredients in this emollient trap in moisture and restore your skin's natural protective functions
- Prevents soaps, foaming additives and fragrances from ordinary household products from irritating your sensitive skin
- Use regularly to keep skin moisturised and protected
- Ideal for treating psoriasis, elderly pruritus, ichthyosis, dermatitis and eczema
What are the active ingredients in Doublebase Gel and how do they work?
The active ingredients in Doublebase Gel are isopropyl myristate and liquid paraffin. These ingredients are known as emollients and help to soften, moisturise and protect the skin by trapping moisture in the skin and restoring the normal protective function of the skin. They also prevent the skin-drying and irritant effects that can be caused by washing and bathing and by the soaps, foaming additives and fragrances used in ordinary cleansing products.
What is an emollient soap substitute?
An emollient soap substitute is a type of cleanser that is designed to be gentler on the skin and provide extra moisture. Doublebase Gel is an excellent alternative to regular soap to reduce skin irritation associated with regular body wash or soap.
How can using an emollient soap substitute help improve the skin?
Using an emollient soap substitute instead of normal soap for handwashing and bathing can help improve the skin by preventing it from becoming dry and irritated. It can also help soothe existing skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis by keeping the skin moisturized and reducing inflammation.
Is Doublebase Gel a steroid?
No, Doublebase Gel is not a steroid.
Can I apply too much Doublebase Gel?
There is no risk associated with applying too much Doublebase Gel. The skin will become greasy if it cannot absorb the cream but none of the ingredients in Doublebase is harmful should you add too much cream. Simply wipe off excess cream if necessary.
Is Doublebase good for face?
Doublebase Gel is an emollient to help treat dry skin or conditions that cause dry skin. It can be applied anywhere on the body including the face. Do take caution to avoid getting the cream in your eyes. It is also recommended to do a small patch test under or behind the ear before applying to the rest of the face.
Active Ingredients: Isopropyl Myristate 15% w/w and Liquid Paraffin 15% w/w.
Other Ingredients: Glycerol, Carbomer, Sorbitan Laurate, Triethanolamine, Phenoxyethanol and Purified Water.
Usage and Instructions
Very gently massage the gel into your skin in the same direction as hair growth. If necessary, allow time for any excess to soak in. Don't rub your skin vigorously.
For best results, use regularly, as often as required.
You can use this product before and after washing, showering or having a bath to help condition your skin and stop it from drying further.
If you're applying another treatment to the same areas of skin as Doublebase Gel, avoid mixing the two products. Make sure you leave sufficient time for the product to soak in before you apply another one.
Do not use Doublebase Gel if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to isopropyl myristate, liquid paraffin or any of the other ingredients.