Hydromol is available as a highly occlusive ointment, a fully dispersible bath emollient and a light, easily-absorbed cream.
Hydromol cream is Active Emollient Therapy. It also replenishes the natural moisturising factor to actively hydrate the skin.
Emollients are essentially oil-based products that smooth, soften, hydrate and protect the skin. They can be applied directly to the skin or used in the bath. By creating an oily layer on the skin a barrier is formed. This slows water loss from the skin. Emollients also help repair the mortar that binds all the skin cells together. Emollients are therefore able to help repair the skin's natural barrier that is damaged in eczema