Redness can be caused by a few different factors including rosacea, sensitivity, allergies, acne, a weakened skin barrier (dryness) or sun exposure.
Those who are dealing with redness may feel a little cautious trying to approach skin that looks red and angry. When skin is already irritated, it’s wise to use mild products that won’t irritate it further. In that case, soothing ingredients are surely the way to go!
Because skin that is prone to redness can be triggered by many things, the products that you reach for should be free of common potential irritants such as Alcohol, Fragrance, Essential Oils or Parabens. Many ingredients known to be great for calming and soothing are plant-derived and sourced straight from nature. Many of them have been knowledge passed down for centuries and some are used in traditional medicines for their anti-inflammatory or antibacterial properties.
Ingredients for redness include