Hello Guest, Welcome to Apnea Board !
As a guest, you are limited to certain areas of the board and there are some features you can't use.
To post a message, you must create a free account using a valid email address.

or Create an Account


New Posts   Today's Posts

Face drying out
#1
Hi everyone-

My face is starting to get really dried out due to my CPAP therapy. Any recommendations on some moisturizing cream? I'm currently using some Cetaphil face cream.

Thanks!
Post Reply Post Reply
#2
Sorbolene cream works well on my hands and face.

Recently I have gone back to using a disposable razor for shaving, for decades I have been using electric razors.

Initially using soap or shaving cream was drying my skin, so given that the sorbolene had been working as a moisturiser for me for many years I decided to try it as a shave cream.

Now I shave after my shower instead of prior, and I rub any left over sorbolene cream in to my skin on my face rather than washing it off.
I also no longer use any kind of aftershave, the alcohol content (or whatever other base liquid they have) tends to dry my skin as well.

My CPAP nose mask has not caused my skin to dry out as yet though, but I only started on it back in April/May.
Post Reply Post Reply


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  F10 vs F20 Full Face Masks Fixit50 15 450 12-11-2017, 09:22 PM
Last Post: Jamizer
  [Equipment] First Full Face Mask..Flu season coming! Allessio77 3 115 12-06-2017, 05:52 PM
Last Post: Sleep2Snore
  Full Face Mask & Cervical Collar? matusl 11 370 11-27-2017, 09:58 AM
Last Post: matusl
  New, question on pillows vs. face mask Deirdre66 6 314 11-06-2017, 10:16 PM
Last Post: trish6hundred
  The Simplus gave me a full-face hickey and other mask indignities HalfAsleep 38 1,033 11-03-2017, 09:05 PM
Last Post: HalfAsleep
  Do People Not Like Full Face Masks? STB123 14 651 10-12-2017, 11:49 PM
Last Post: CB91710
Grin [Equipment] Dry Mouth from Full Face Mask NB500 2 284 10-06-2017, 07:42 PM
Last Post: Hojo

Forum Jump:

New Posts   Today's Posts




About Apnea Board

Apnea Board is an educational web site designed to empower Sleep Apnea patients.

For any more information, please use our contact form.