Cetaphil Moisturising Cream Review

by Aria Mirza
4 minutes read

Hi, my lovelies! Sorry for being away for a while as I was caught up with some work. But today, I’m here with a very useful product review and yes, you can thank me later. ?

Whether it’s winters or not, your skin does need nourishment on a daily basis. Every time we wash our faces, we feel the need for a good moisturizer that would keep the skin soft and hydrated the whole day. There’s one that I have been using since last winters and trust me it’s the best I’ve come across till date. The Cetaphil Moisturising Cream it is and it does wonders to my skin which no other moisturizing cream could do in so many years.

Cetaphil Moisturising Cream

Basic Information about the Cetaphil Moisturising Cream

Price – 326 INR for 80g.

Sensitive skin alert – No.

Best for – Dry and sensitive skin.

Product Claim – It can moisturize and repair even the driest skin.

Ingredients – Purified water, Polyglycerylmethacrylate & Propylene Glycol, Light Liquid Paraffin, Dicaprylyl, PEG-5 Glyceryl Stearate, Glycerin, Dimethicone and Dimethiconol, Cetyl Alcohol, Refined Almond Oil, Benzyl Alcohol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate, Disodium Edetate, Sodium Hydroxide, ALL-RAC-Alpha tocopherol.

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Packaging – A tube filled with the content having a screw-top cap. The tube comes in a rectangular paper box. It earlier came in a jar container which was not a suitable packaging for the content. The packaging is very much of a medicated cream.

Directions to use – Take a generous amount on fingers. Rub gently into your skin. Use daily for optimal hydration. Apply liberally as often as needed.

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My Experience with the Cetaphil Moisturising Cream

I have combination skin and it often keeps very irritated due to sitting in AC for long hours. Even though it doesn’t harm me if I apply it all over my face, I avoid applying it over the oily areas on my face around summers. It has an extremely mild scent to it which fades away very quickly after applying. The cream is quite thick and blends in skin very beautifully. I apply it every morning and it instantly softens my skin. No irritation whatsoever! I’m good for the entire day and it feels great to me not having red irritated skin and flakes over scratching. During winters I applied it twice, after a shower in the morning and at night before going to bed. Not only to my face but also everywhere I felt my skin was getting dry. To my surprise, it actually kept my skin soft and hydrated the whole of December and January.

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Overall Performance of the Cetaphil Moisturising Cream

It has a good, smooth texture and works amazingly for the dry and sensitive skin. It does what it claims. It hydrates the driest skin with its blend of emollients and humectants which bind the water to the skin, preventing it from losing moisture. It absorbs into the skin immediately. Soothes dry, irritated and itchy skin.

Pros of the Cetaphil Moisturising Cream

  • Absorbs quickly
  • Long lasting
  • Hydrates skin excellently
  • Softens the skin
  • Can be used anywhere on the body (external use only)
  • Fragrance-free


Cons of the Cetaphil Moisturising Cream

  • On the expensive side
  • Not for oily skin

Would I repurchase?

Yes, I have been repurchasing this and I will continue to do so until I find something better.

Would I recommend?

Yes, I recommend this to all those who have been suffering from dry skin like me. Not just the face but if you have dry skin anywhere on your body (elbows, knees, feet, hands, etc), just go ahead try this and you will see the difference for yourself.

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Leave a Comment


Paneeni April 12, 2017 - 2:46 PM

This seems very useful… Great review :good:

Aria April 15, 2017 - 4:55 PM

Thank you Paneeni :love

Gargi April 13, 2017 - 12:20 PM

This I am going to buy for my mom who has very dry skin :))

Aria April 15, 2017 - 4:56 PM

Yep go ahead and do let me know how it worked for her :good:

Srijan April 13, 2017 - 4:29 PM

Looks great !!

Aria April 15, 2017 - 4:57 PM

Indeed it is :haanji