Frequently Asked Questions

Q. For which skin conditions is the CLINIDERM skin care line recommended?

A. Sensitive skin, eczema (atopic dermatitis), impetigo, psoriasis, rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis, diaper rash, sunburn, dry skin and healthy skin.

Q. What are the signs of sensitive skin?

A. Amongst signs of sensitive skin, there are cutaneous tingling, tightening or discomfort and redness. The skin is characterized by faster reaction to skin care, cosmetic products and external factors than normal skin.

Q. What makes CLINIDERM an irritant free skin care line?

A. CLINIDERM does not contain any of the common chemical irritants likely to cause an allergic reaction. CLINIDERM products do NOT contain: parabens, dyes, perfume, lanolin, formaldehyde or proteins.

Q. How is CLINIDERM perceived by Canadian dermatologists?

A. 87.9% of Canadian dermatologists selected CLINIDERM as the brand they recommend most for their atopic patients.

Q. Can CLINIDERM be used by all family members?

A. Yes, CLINIDERM offers skin and hair care solutions from head to toe for all family members.

Q. Can CLINIDERM products be used on babies?

A. Yes.

Q. Which CLINDIERM product is best suited for oily skin?

A. The Soothing lotion and the Gentle protective lotion SFP 45 are ideal for oily to acne prone skin. They have a light texture and are non-comedogenic.

Q. Can CLINIDERM Soothing lotion be used in conjunction with acne products / treatments?

A. Yes, but please consult your physician for more information.

Q. Can Gentle shampoo be used as a body wash?

A. Yes, Gentle shampoo is suitable for use on both scalp and body.

Q. Can CLINIDERM products be used after cosmetic procedures?

A. Yes, but please consult your physician for more information.

Q. Why is Gentle protective lotion SPF 45 ideal for sensitive skin?

A. In general, sensitive skins are highly reactive to chemical sunscreens. To protect skin form sun rays, chemical sunscreens must penetrate its surface which may cause potential irritation to the skin. On the other hand, physical sunscreens stay on the surface of the skin. The Gentle protective lotion SPF 45 contains physical sunscreens that provide broad spectrum protection: Titanium dioxide and zinc oxide.  

Q. Is Gentle protective suitable for dandruff?

A. Yes, the Gentle shampoo helps remove dandruff.

Q. Can Soothing cream be used for compounding?

A. Yes, Soothing cream can be used as a base for other topical medicine. Consult your physician for more information.

Q. Where can CLINIDERM be found?

A. CLINIDERM products are available at the cosmetic counter of all major drug stores across Canada.