Herbivore Natural Jasmine Green Tea Balancing Toner contains ingredients that are plant-based, organic, and food-grade. The toner is also cruelty-free and free of parabens and sulfates. It’s made in small batches through cold-pressed or steam-distilled methods.
bareMinerals Original Loose Powder Foundation SPF 15 is a clean, natural, loose mineral foundation that’s lightweight and helps improve skin.
TruSkin Vitamin C Facial Serum blends vitamin C with botanical hyaluronic acid, vitamin E, witch hazel, and jojoba oil. The serum doesn’t contain synthetic colors, fragrances, parabens, phthalates, sulfates, PEGs, or GMOs. This formula helps fight signs of aging, like wrinkles and dark spots, and it’s certified cruelty-free.
Using the best skin care during chemo is really important. Your skin is your body’s biggest organ and it protects you from germs and other external environmental hazards. You need your skin to be in top form during chemo. It goes without saying that chemotherapy treatment is hard on your body, including your skin.
As a dermatologist who when through very strong chemotherapy for breast cancer at the time that I wrote this article, I have been a living laboratory of personal chemotherapy experience. I want to share what I’ve learned in the hope that it will help other cancer patients have a more comfortable chemotherapy experience.