It is a misconception that sensitive skin is a problem of the modern world for one of the most effective active ingredients for inflammatory reactions from pollutants, food allergies and weather changes has been used for the past three centuries.
This is Eau Thermale Avene, a range of skincare products that originates from Avene, a small town in southern France. Avene is famous for its thermal spring water with healing capabilities. For the past 300 hundred years, this thermal spring water has been used to provide treatment to various skin conditions that even includes burns from the great Chicago fire in 1871. This thermal spring water, known today in its product form as Eau Thermale Avène continues its advocacy in skin treatment with a hydrotherapy center that caters to 8,000 patients a year.
Today, dermatologists around the world prescribe Eau Thermale Avène as an active ingredient in a range of take home products to reduce and clear the symptoms of skin sensitivity.
Eau Thermale Avène is available in selected Watsons and Mercury Drug outlets in major malls.