Menthoderm Cream 5% 500g
Menthoderm Cream 5% 500g
Menthoderm with its menthol properties can be an effective solution for reducing itchy skin caused by various factors like dryness, heat, irritation or prickliness. Applying it to the affected area can help cool and soothe the itch, making it a perfect solution for those suffering from itchy skin.
- Calms heated, dry, itchy skin with menthol's cooling properties
- Eases menopausal hot flushes with Menthol in Menthoderm
- Relieves sun-scorched skin with Menthoderm's menthol
- Alleviates pregnancy-related itchy skin with menthol
- Cools down heated skin during sports with menthol
What is the active ingredient and how does it work?
Menthol is the active ingredient in Menthoderm, known for its cooling and soothing properties. Menthol is extracted from various types of mint, such as peppermint, corn mint, or eucalyptus, and is commonly used at concentrations of 1-3% to create a cooling sensation that helps reduce itching and irritation on the skin. Whether it's hot flushes, sunburn, itchy skin during pregnancy, or post-workout sweat, Menthoderm with Menthol in Aqueous Cream can help cool, soothe, and provide relief for heated, dry, and itchy skin.
Can Menthoderm help manage hot flushes during menopause?
Yes, women experiencing menopausal hot flushes can benefit from Menthoderm Menthol in Aqueous Cream. The menthol in the cream helps to cool the skin, providing relief from the uncomfortable and spontaneous hot flushes. This makes it an easy and applicable cream to manage the hot flushes that often come with menopause.
Is Menthoderm effective for sun-scorched skin?
Yes, menthol can help cool and soothe sun-scorched skin, and Menthoderm is a travel essential you never knew you needed. With its 100g travel tube, you can carry it with you and apply it to the affected area for quick relief. So, if you go a little over the top in the sun and end up with frustrating heated skin, Menthoderm can be an effective solution.
Can Menthoderm help with itchy tummies and skin during pregnancy?
Yes, menthol is popular for helping to relieve the itchy tummies and skin that women often experience during pregnancy, a condition known as Obstetric Cholestasis. Menthoderm can also soothe the itch associated with stretch marks. Whether it's a pot or a pump after a bath, or a tube in your handbag for on-the-go relief, Menthoderm can make your pregnancy as comfortable as it can be.
How can menthol be useful for sportsmen and women?
Menthol, with its cooling properties, is commonly used by sportsmen and women to help cool down heated skin. Whether it's from a workout at the gym, running, or cycling, menthol can be great for cooling you down after you have worked up a sweat. When the heat gets too much, Menthoderm Menthol in Aqueous Cream can help cool and soothe heated, itchy, and dry skin.
How should Menthoderm be used?
Menthoderm should be applied to clean dry skin as often as required. However, it should only be used on infants below 2 years under the direction of a clinician. It should not be used on broken or damaged skin, and contact with eyes should be avoided. In the event of contact with eyes, rinse with water and immediately seek medical advice. Young children should not be allowed to apply this product unsupervised.
Are there any precautions that need to be taken while using Menthoderm?
Yes, there are a few precautions that need to be taken while using Menthoderm. It should not be used if you are allergic to any of the ingredients, and it should not be applied to the face, nose, upper lip or mouth area of infants.
Aqua (Water), Petrolatum, Cetearyl Alcohol, Paraffinum Liquidum, Cereath-20, Phenoxyethanol, Menthol, Undecylenic Acid.
Usage and Instructions
Apply to clean dry skin as often as required. Should only be used on infants below 2 years under the direction of a clinician.
Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
Do not use on broken or damaged skin.
Avoid contact with eyes. In the event of contact with eyes, rinse with water and immediately seek medical advice.
In the unlikely event of rash or irritation, discontinue use.
Young children should not be allowed to apply this product unsupervised.
Do not apply to the face, nose, upper lip or mouth area of infants or young children.
Seek medical advice if the product is accidentally swallowed.
Do not induce vomiting.
Do not use after expiry date.
Store below 25°C
Do not smoke or go near naked flames while applying this product as there is a risk it might ignite and cause severe burns.
Fabric (clothing, bedding, dressings etc) that has been in contact with this product burns more easily and is a serious fire hazard.
Washing clothing and bedding may reduce product build-up but not totally remove it.