Intense moisturizer for dry skin
Althea is a topical formulation recommended for the management of xerosis (abnormal dryness of skin).
Ayurveda texts and modern research back the following facts:
Kumari (Aloe vera) acts as a humectant by facilitating the transfer of moisture to the skin, and thus improves skin hydration.
Coconut (Cocos nucifera) inhibits the inflammatory response and helps modulate the skin's immune response.
Kokum (Garcinia indica) has an emollient effect, reduces trans epidermal water loss and enhances epidermal barrier function, thus helping to maintain skin hydration and integrity.
Rice (Oryza sativa) The unique, naturally occurring ceramides in rice bran help replenish skin lipids, increase water content in the stratum corneum (the outermost layer of the skin), significantly reduce transepidermal water loss, and restore effective skin barrier function.
Althea moisturizes and soothes dry, inflamed, and itchy skin. Ingredients of Althea replenishes critical skin lipids, restores skin hydration and supports the integrity of the natural skin barrier. It improves the appearance of the skin and promotes softer, healthier-looking skin.
Althea is non-sticky, non-staining and free from mineral oils, parabens, fragrances and artificial colors.
Apply in liberal quantity and massage gently on cleansed face and body, at least twice daily.
Indications: Xerosis of skin, Dryness associated with dermatitis
Cream or Lotion
*The information on this page is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Do not use this information to diagnose or treat your problem without consulting your doctor.
The Himalaya Drug Company,
Bengaluru - 562162