Boots Essentials Cucumber Moisturising Cream is enriched with soothing cucumber and vitamins, it is suitable for day or night use and contains antioxidants to help protect the skin from environmental damage.
Cucumber is enriched with soothing cucumber and vitamins. This gentle moisturiser works to hydrate skin while UV filters and antioxidants help protect skin from environmental damage.
Cucumbers were popular not only as a food source, but also because of their beneficial skin healing properties.
Rich in minerals and vitamins A, B, C and E, cucumber has a cooling effect, helping to calm irritations, revitalise the skin and gently soothe delicate areas of skin like the lips and around the eyes. Cucumbers are also 96% water so are great to incorporate into your diet to keep hydration levels up. This high water content helps your body flush out any built-up toxins as well.
Cucumber extract is a very gentle ingredient and is suitable for use with all skin types. It is known for its many beneficial skin care properties, including:
=> Hydrating – cucumbers, like aloe vera, contain polysaccharides, a type of natural carbohydrate, which create an invisible barrier on your skin to attract and retain moisture.