Dermol 500 lotion is an antimicrobial emollient lotion which is used to treat dry and pruritic (itchy) skin. The lotion is suitable for direct application to the skin, and for use as a soap substitute.
Dermol 500 lotion is an antimicrobial emollient lotion which is used to treat dry and pruritic (itchy) skin. The lotion is suitable for direct application to the skin, and for use as a soap substitute. Dermol lotion can be used by all the family including young children and babies.
Dermol 500 Lotion containing four main ingredients to treat and prevent dry, rough, and itchy skin associated with conditions such as dermatitis and eczema. These ingredients work together to rehydrate dry skin and prevent infections, they replace skin oils and form a waterproof barrier on the skin surface preventing water loss. Dermol 500 Lotion can either be used as a cleanser instead of soap or may be applied directly to the skin.
Dermol 500 Lotion is an antimicrobial and emollient (softening and moisturising) treatment for application to dry or problem skin.
It is for use in two ways:
as a leave-on application
as a soap-substitute
It helps treat and prevent dry and itchy (pruritic) skin conditions, especially eczema and dermatitis.
All age groups can use Dermol 500 Lotion, including babies.
There are two types of active ingredient in this product:
Benzalkonium chloride and chlorhexidine dihydrochloride are antimicrobials.
These help to:
combat bacteria present on your skin that can make eczema worse
prevent infection caused by scratching itchy skin.
Liquid paraffin and isopropyl myristate are emollients which help to:
soften, moisturise and protect your skin by trapping moisture in the skin and restoring the normal protective function of the skin
prevent the skin-drying and irritant effects that can be caused by washing and bathing and by the soaps, foaming additives and fragrances used in ordinary skin cleansing products.
This product can be used in addition to any other emollients or treatments your doctor or pharmacist may have given or prescribed for you to treat your dry skin condition.
The same instructions apply to Adults, Children and the Elderly: For application to the skin: Apply the lotion to the affected areas and massage gently into the skin, until absorbed. Repeat as often as required. For use as a soap substitute: Use as a cleanser in the bath or shower, or for other toiletry purposes, instead of ordinary soap or shower gel.
We aim to deliver orders within 3-5 working days to the shipping address provided by you in your order if the shipping address is in the UK. For orders being delivered outside mainland UK, this will be longer and we cannot give a guaranteed delivery time due to the differences between carriers. Delivery timescales are estimates only. If you do not receive your order within 14 days of us confirming your order has been sent you must notify us and we will investigate the non-delivery provided. Orders from outside the UK have varied delivery charges, depending on the particular country. Please note that in some instances you may be required to answer product related questions from our Pharmacist as part of the checkout process. Failiure to answer these will cause delays. Please allow extra time for Pharmacy approved products. Please note that Bank Holidays do not count as working days.
Delivery charges for orders outside the UK will vary. *Northern Ireland delivery charges different
Express UK Delivery
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*Northern Ireland delivery charges different
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