• Robertson’s Skin Repair Ointment for Itchy Skin Conditions

    Robertson’s Skin Repair Ointment for Itchy Skin Conditions

    Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment contains natural active ingredients: Cod Liver Oil 300mg/g and Colloidal Oatmeal 0.1mg/g to relieve the symptoms of eczema and dry and inflamed skin conditions.

    This is your kind of repair treatment for eczema.

    Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment contains Cod Liver Oil contains Omega 3 Fatty Acids; E.P.A.(eicosapentaenoic acid) and D.H.A. (docosahexaenoic acid). Colloidal Oatmeal contains Aventhramides. Together, these natural active ingredients help treat dry, inflamed skin conditions whilst providing a skin-protectant and barrier-enhancing benefit to help repair and protect a compromised epidermal barrier.

    Itching is caused by extremely dry skin. Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment is a very thick ointment and it’s deep moisturising action helps to stop the itch.  The active ingredients help to protect and repair the skin.

    APPLICATION

    Apply 3 times daily. Because Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment is a very thick ointment, only a small amount of ointment is needed per application.

    There may be reddening of the affected area, but after several applications, the redness will subside.

    If prone to skin allergies, patch test  Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment on a small area of unaffected skin first.

     

    Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, consult your healthcare practitioner.

     

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Q: How long before I can see results from using Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment?

    A: Eczema symptoms are caused by a variety of triggers. With regular application of Robertson’s, results may be seen within one to two weeks. For longer term cases of eczema, results may vary. If symptoms persist consult a healthcare practitioner.

     

    Q: Can this ointment be used around the eyes?

    A: Yes. Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment can be used around the eyes, on the face and on the body. Because Robertson’s is a very thick ointment, it will not run into the eye when heated up by the skin’s temperature. Apply a very small amount of ointment around the eye area by gently dabbing it on with your fingertips. Dab off any excess ointment by pressing the area gently with a tissue.

     

    Q: I need to apply Robertson’s Skin Repair Ointment to a large area of the body. What is the best way to do that?

    A: Because Robertson’s Skin Repair Ointment is extremely thick and moisturizing, only a very small amount of it is needed per application. When applying Robertson’s to large areas of the body, spray a fine mist of water onto the skin, then apply the product. This will help the ointment spread easier. Alternatively, apply Robertson’s straight after a bath or shower while the skin is still moist.

     

    Q: Can I use other moisturizers whilst still using this Repair Ointment?

    A: We do not recommend applying other moisturizers on the affected skin whilst using Robertson’s. This may affect Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment performance.

     

    Q: Why is Robertson’s Skin Repair Ointment an ointment?

    A: Ointments are thick and deeply moisturising for extremely dry skin such as eczema.  They also act as a barrier to help protect the skin from drying out.

     

    Q: Do you have samples I can try?

    A: No. Because Robertsons Skin Repair Ointment needs to be applied consistently for one to two weeks to see results, trying a sample will not give you a good indication of it’s effectiveness.

     

    Q: Robertson’s may be more expensive than other eczema creams. Why is that?

    A: Because Robertson’s is an ointment that is very thick. Only a very small amount is needed per application which means a little Robertson’s Skin Repair Ointment goes a long way. It is produced to the highest quality standards.

    Eczema is a superficial inflammatory skin condition which may be marked by redness, itching, weeping, or crusting. It can occur in children and adults and be aggravated when it is scratched.

    Symptoms of Eczema may include one or more of the following:


    • Red, inflamed skin
    • Itchy skin
    • Dry, scaly skin
    • Small watery blisters on the skin, particularly on hands and feet
    • Weepy skin if the skin has cracked or been broken by scratching/itching
    • Usually affecting the backs of the knees, front of elbows, chest, face and neck

    Causes of Eczema

    A genetic or inherited tendency may be the reason why some people develop eczema and dry, inflamed skin conditions.

    Triggers for flare ups include one or more of the following:

    • Some soaps, shampoos and personal care products
    (this may vary by users)
    • Pollen or house dust mites
    • Bacterial or viral infections
    • Food allergies
    • Dry skin
    • Stress

    Speak to our Pharmacists who will help you determine how useful this product will be for your eczema or psoriasis.

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