âWe are proud to be part of L’OrÃ©al’s Research and Innovation team which continues to lead the industry in scientific developments that help improve patient outcomes by providing safe and effective therapeutic skin care.Tom Allison, senior vice president and global head of professional marketing at CeraVe, said in this month’s press release on the brand’s latest consumer survey.
And he explains why research like the one published last April in JDD is particularly relevant for the CeraVe brand: âAs a leader in therapeutic skin care, at CeraVe we are committed to working with dermatologists to better understand the skin barrier and develop effective formulas with ingredients essential for healthy skin, such as ceramides, that provide therapeutic solutions for all skin needs. “In addition to this, you need to know more about it.
Focus on ceramides and sun care
There are many scientific and scholarly articles on ceramides and the effects of UV rays on the skin.
But, according to scientists at the L’OrÃ©al research and innovation center â Hawasatu Dumbuya PhD, Xi Yan MD PhD, Ying Chen PhD, Janet Wangari-Olivero PhD, Stephen Lynch PhD, Patricia Brieva PhD, Qian Zheng MD PhD, Charbel Bouez Doctorate-âThe direct impact of UV rays on the integrity of the skin barrier in clinical settings remains little explored. “In addition to this, you need to know more about it.
The team’s research results, published in the article entitled Efficacy of Ceramide-Containing Formulations on UV-Induced Skin Surface Barrier Alterations, show that, “Treatment with a sunscreen containing ceramides and a moisturizer reduced erythema and hyperpigmentation, improved skin hydration and maintained the normal morphology and renewal of surface skin cells after UV rays” according to the summary of the article. “Our results”, they write, âIndicate that barrier-enhancing lipid formulations may provide additional benefits in the patient’s daily routine by strengthening the barrier and improving overall skin health against chronic sun exposure. “In addition to this, you need to know more about it.
2021 sun protection use and consumer expectations
In partnership with international market research firm OnePoll, CeraVe conducted a survey in early June 2021, interviewing 2,000 adults in the United States about their use and expectations for sun protection. 96% would not use sunscreen daily.
However (and this is perhaps more relevant for the CeraVe brand), 64% “Say that they would like their sunscreen to have benefits for the skin”, according to this month’s press release.
CeraVe Hydrating Mineral Sunscreen SPF 30 Sheer Tint is the brand’s answer to this expectation. The topical sun care product not only offers UV protection benefits but also the skin care hydration benefits and sheer coverage of the foundation product, “So that consumers do not have to choose between skin care and sun care”, like the release notes.
âCeraVe Hydrating Mineral Sunscreen SPF 30 Sheer Tint is the perfect daily step in a skin care routine,â Says Dr. DiAnne Davis, a dermatologist who works with the brand, “Because it provides the broad spectrum sun protection we need every day, along with barrier restoring ingredients that I advise my clients to look for and a shade that pairs well with most skin tones.” skin. “In addition to this, you need to know more about it.