Cetraben Ointment for Dry Skin & Eczema 125g
For problematic dry, sensitive or eczema prone skin
Hydrates the skin by locking in moisture
Softens and protects
Suitable for adults and children
An emollient used to moisturise and soften dry skin in eczema, psoriasis and other dry skin conditions. It is suitable for all ages and may be used also as bath additive. It does not contain SLS, colouring, additives or preservatives.
Adults, the elderly and children over 1 year:Wash hands before and after use. Apply to dry skin areas as often as required. Smooth gently into the skin following direction of hair growth.
Children under 1 year should be treated under medical supervision.
As a bath additive:Put about 4g (roughly a teaspoonful) of Cetraben ointment in hot water in a suitable container. Then add to the bath making sure the water has sufficiently cooled before getting in.
As a soap substitute:Take a small amount of Cetraben ointment, lather it under warm water and use as required when washing or in the shower. Pat skin dry.
Fire hazard. Do not smoke or go near naked flames; clothing or bedding with this product dried on them can catch fire easily.
Precautions:There are no known side effects. In the unlikely event of a side effect you should stop use and talk to your doctor or pharmacist. Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients listed. Talk to your doctor before use if the skin is badly cracked, infected or bleeding. Avoid contact with eyes. Baths and showers may become slippery. Take care not to slip. Clean away any residues with household cleaner using warm water.
If you accidentally swallow some, see a doctor straight away. Show this label or pack.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding:Using Cetraben ointment during pregnancy and breastfeeding is not known to cause any ill effects. If unsure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
For external use only. Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Do not store above 30°C. Do not refrigerate or freeze. For batch number and expiry date see label. Do not use after expiry date. Use within 3 months of opening. Dispose of used packaging in line with local requirements.
Some important information about the ingredients:This product contains cetostearyl alcohol which may cause local skin reactions.
Ingredients:Light liquid paraffin 45% w/w, white soft paraffin 35% w/w, cetostearyl alcohol and polysorbate 60.