Why do my under eyes burn when I put moisturizer on?
Problem: Burning or Stinging
“Skin is naturally acidic, so if a moisturizer stings, it has thrown the pH balance off, which is a sign it’s not compatible.”
Why does my skin burn when I put cream on?
According to Dr Alexis Stephens, the consulting dermatologist for Urban Skin Rx, a stinging sensation is most likely the result of a compromised skin barrier. Your face might have become sensitised, which is often the result of overusing harsh products (like chemical peels and acids or retinoids).
Should I stop using moisturizer if it burns?
Your skin is burning or stinging after application
Sensitive skins in particular are at risk of suffering from this, so choose your moisturiser with care. If you feel like your face is stinging or burning after application – wash it off immediately!
Should under eye cream burn?
Eye Care Hazard No.
Eye creams contain chemical ingredients that you may be sensitive to. If you’re trying a new product, there’s a chance that your eyes and the surrounding skin will have a reaction, causing stinging and burning.
Should you sudocrem sting?
Potential side effects of Sudocrem include itching and burning at the site where it’s applied. This may happen if you’re allergic to any of the ingredients in Sudocrem.
Is Vaseline good for under eye?
Vaseline is safe and even recommended for use on dry skin. Because of its occlusive properties, Vaseline can help soothe skin that’s chafed and dry. It’s especially handy for the thin skin on your eyelids. Unlike most products, Vaseline is safe to use in the area around your eyes.
Is it safe to put eye cream on your eyelids?
Try not to use a lot of eye cream. Otherwise, the cream may enter your eyes and cause irritation. It’s also not recommended to apply eye cream on your eyelids unless the directions say it’s safe to do so. Generally, eye cream should be applied before daytime moisturizer and sunscreen.
Can face cream irritated my eyes?
Keep in mind, however, that since the skin is thin around your eyes, it can be sensitive to regular face cream. If you feel a stinging sensation or your eyes turn watery or red, avoid using your regular face moisturizer, and instead invest in an eye cream.