Cream for sensitive skin with a tendency on mild or inflammatory acne.
Gentle non-greasy cream with main active ingredient Azelaic Acid.
Azelaic acid is a natural fatty acid, with clinically proven efficacy.
It has pharmacological properties that render it ideal for acne treatment.
It can be used alone or in combination with oral antibiotics or hormonal therapy.
It influences on the most important acne pathogenetic factors and its action is: Comedolytic, Antibacterial and Anti-inflammatory.
Furthermore, azelaic acid helps bring skin color back to normal by eliminating the brown spots usually resulting from acne.
Special herbal extracts, Mimosa, Burdock, Echinacea, soothe irritation and relieve acne and oily skin.
AZADERM CREAM can be used under make up, moisturizers and sunscreens.
The duration of use can vary from case to case, and also depends on the quantity of the severe acne. Generally, a distinct improvement is evident after about 4 weeks of use. For best results, the cream should be used regularly.
- Wash the affected skin with water and AZADERM CLEANSER and pat dry with a soft towel.
- Apply a thin layer of cream to the affected with a light but steady massage, on face or body. Do not cover the affected area with any bandages, dressings, or wrappings. You may apply non-irritating make up over the medication after it is dry.
Adults and teenagers: A small quantity twice per day usually in the morning and evening.
- AZELAIC ACID: It is a naturally occurring compound with antikeratinizing, antibacterial and anti¬inflammatory properties. On topical application, it has been shown to be effective in alleviating the signs of comedonal acne and inflammatory (papulopustular, nodular and nodulocystic) acne, as well as rosacea.
In the case of moderate to severe acne, AZADERM Cleanser may be favorably combined with oral antibiotics and may contribute towards reducing recurrences following discontinuation of systemic therapy (maintenance therapy with AZADERM cream). Particular advantages of AZELAIC ACID include its favorable safety and side effect profile. It is non-teratogenic, is not associated with systemic adverse events or photodynamic reactions, exhibits excellent local tolerability, and does not induce resistance in Propionibacterium acnes.
Its action is:
Comedolytic: It helps regulate the disorders of follicular cornification that lead to the formation of comedones, inflammatory papules and pustulae by displaying antiproliferative effects on keratinocytes and modulating the early and terminal phases of epidermal differentiation.
Antibacterial: It reduces the endofollicular density of Propionibacterium acnes, namely, it reduces the increase of bacteria in the follicle, in a period of 8 weeks.
Anti-inflammatory: It helps reduce the inflammatory reaction of the perifollicular area.Furthermore, azelaic acid helps bring skin color back to normal by eliminating the brown spots usually resulting from acne. Regarding rosacea, it has good results in reducing erythema and telangiectasia severity ratings.
- MIMOSA, BURDOCK, ECHINACEA: Special plant extracts that reduce skin inflammation.
Aqua, Azelaic Acid, Propylene Glycol, C12-20 Acid PEG-8 Ester, Glyceryl Stearate, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, PEG-100 Stearate, Arctium Lappa Root Extract, Mimosa Tenuiflora Bark Extract, Echinacea Purpurea Root Extract, Tocopheryl Acetate, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Sterols, Allantoin, Polyisoprene, Xanthan Gum, Dimethicone, Glyceryl Caprylate, Chlorphenesin, Parfum.