2022 is the year of the skin's moisture barrier.
Over the last few years, having a hard-working, multi-step skincare routine has become increasingly popular, especially as everyone has started to discover the wonderful world of actives like vitamin c and retinol.
Whether you are a skincare newbie or certified beauty junkie, all of this can take quite a toll on our skin's moisture barrier – something that most of us only consider once we notice it’s irritated or impaired.
Plenty of us would consider CeraVe as the bread-and-butter of skincare when it comes to supporting the moisture barrier, so I was a tad excited to learn their newest Skin Renewing range is combining some of our favorite active ingredients and moisture-barrier-supporting ceramides.
Specialist consultant dermatologist and Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists, Dr Samantha Davidson, spoke to Mamamia to share all the essentials you need to know about your moisture barrier – along with 6 brilliant things to know when it comes to supporting it.