Oats contain polysaccharides, which have a gel-like texture when combined with moisture. This light gel leaves a protective layer over the skin that seals in skin’s natural moisture while also providing additional nutrients. For many with sensitive skin, the skin barrier function may be compromised, and a layer of Colloidal Oatmeal acts like a protective, second skin. The proteins in oats also improve the skin barrier’s functionality by increasing the production of filaggrin, an essential building block of the skin barrier’s function.
Castile refers to the olive oil base of the soap. Olive oil contains antioxidants that fight free-radical damage, as well as an ingredient called squalene, which is extremely hydrating. Olive oil is an emollient, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory product that is highly beneficial to the skin. This soap is great for people with the most sensitive skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis. It can even be used for babies too.
this soap is unscented. Perfect for kids with sensitive skin.