Reddit Recommends Aveeno Alternative Daily Moisturizer

To find out what Reddit Recommends for an Aveeno Alternative, we took a look at these threads:

Thread 1

Thread 2

Aveeno’s pretty great. It’s thick, emollient, and very nourishing. Its also great for sensitive skin.

Pros:

Dye-free

Fragrance-free

Hypoallergenic

Paraben-free

Sulfate-free

Cons:

Cetyl alcohol can irritate sensitive skin

Benzyl alcohol can gradually cause sensitization

But if Aveeno doesn’t work for you or if you are avoiding alcohol in your moisturizers, Reddit is here to help yet again. The Holy Grail recommendation page in r/SkinCareAddictions reveal the following products to soothe and nourish your skin:

$35 – Eau Thermale Avène Skin Recovery

Pros:

Special tube that prevents contamination, allowing them to use less preservatives

Simple formula that is fantastically simple

Feels light

Matte look

Cons:

Price is on the high side as it is imported from France

$14.99 – La Roche-Posay Cicaplast Baume B5

Pros:

Paraben-free

Fragrance-free

Lanolin-free

Contains madecassoside from centella asiatica, which is amazing for redness by improving skin barrier function

Contains B5, a great humectant

Cons:

Contains titanium dioxide

$30 – Ultra Repair Cream Intense Hydration

Pros:

Great for extremely dry skin

Lots of Oatmeal in the formulation, which makes skin gentle to touch and prevents inflammation

Very light and clean smell

Comes in a convenient tub

Cons:

Contains sodium hydroxide, an irritant (varies based on concentration).

There you have it. Three solid recommendations backed by hundreds of Redditors from the r/skincareaddiction Holy Grail product recs thread. Now go make your skin smooth like a baby’s bottom.