7 Reasons Why Cetaphil Is Good For Your Skin


Wondering which Cetaphil products would be a good fit for your skin and your daily routine? Here are 7 reasons why Cetaphil’s ingredients and the science behind the products can benefit your skin.

1. Cetaphil products are specially formulated to care for all types of sensitive skin

When it comes to caring for sensitive skin, having clinically proven data backing products can make a tremendous difference. Cetaphil’s products are supported by scientific research and clinical studies to establish the most effective and safe combination of ingredients for your sensitive skin.

If you’re one of the many people with sensitive skin, Cetaphil can help nourish your skin. With the collection of scientific evidence from studies on over 32,000 patients, Cetaphil cleansers and moisturizers are proven to defend against dryness, irritation, roughness, tightness, and a weakened skin barrier.

2. Cetaphil is the #1 doctor recommended sensitive skincare brand

Cetaphil is the #1 doctor-recommended sensitive skincare brand. Cetaphil works alongside dermatological experts to create products that meet the needs of sensitive skin.


3. Cetaphil uses ingredients that benefit various skin types and concerns

Cetaphil uses a vast range of key ingredients which are beneficial to many skin types, such as niacinamide (vitamin B3), Panthenol (Pro-Vitamin B5), ceramides, and hyaluronic acid, which each include effective properties to address various skin concerns.

Cetaphil has specially formulated skincare products to suit all skin types including dry, combination, normal and oily skin. Cetaphil’s products are also created to help address specific sensitive skin that is prone to conditions including eczema, acne, excess oil, and redness.

To learn more about Cetaphil’s key ingredients, head over to our ingredients page, and to learn more about the wide range of products that Cetaphil offers by skin type and concern, visit our products page.

4. Cetaphil products are backed by science

Cetaphil's skincare products are developed with the help of dermatological experts, considering skin requirements and compatibility. Cetaphil draws from the most up-to-date scientific research to formulate our skincare products, constituting to being advocated for by dermatologists and doctors worldwide.


5. Cetaphil knows how to make products that are gentle on your skin

Our iconic Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser is one of our gentlest cleansers you can use on your skin. Its soap-free nature means it is formulated without the fats and alkaline by-products that can strip or irritate sensitive skin. It is also hypoallergenic and non-comedogenic and hydrates as it cleans, which is ideal for sensitive skin. These reasons allow Cetaphil cleansers to provide a gentle cleanse which is exactly what sensitive skin needs.

6. Cetaphil defends your skin against 5 signs of skin sensitivity

Our comprehensive skin science research has led us to determine 5 signs that are common among people with sensitive skin. To ensure that we provide complete care for everyone’s sensitive skin, we create our products to defend against these 5 signs of skin sensitivity.

  • Dryness
  • Irritation
  • Roughness
  • Tightness
  • Weakened skin barrier

To learn more about this, head over to our 5 Signs of Skin Sensitivity page on our website.


7. For Cetaphil, the comfort of our skin is a reflection of our environment

We’re committed to the sustainability of our products and our impact on the environment so much that we created the Cetaphil Clear Skies Initiative, which outlines a path to creating a healthier environment and brighter futures for all.

We are focusing on four fundamental areas: reducing our environmental impact, formulating with cleaner ingredients, using smarter packaging, and supporting our communities.

We’re committed to updating our products so that in the future, we’re using only readily biodegradable formulas, that also don’t contain parabens, sulfates and animal origin ingredients, and are not tested on animals at any stage of our product innovation, development, or manufacturing processes. The first products to tick all these boxes are:

Learn more about how Cetaphil's products help you combat 5 Signs of Sensitive Skin.