Cetaphil pro oil absorbing moisturizer SPF 30 reviews

Cetaphil pro oil absorbing moisturizer SPF 30 reviews




Are you looking for a sunscreen for acne prone skin? Cetaphil pro oil absorbing moisturizer SPF 30 is the best sunscreen for acne prone skin for regular use. It has hydrating, anti-acne, soothing and skin barrier repair benefits along with broad spectrum sun protection.

Read further to know the benefits along with correct method of using it.


Skin type: Oily, combination

Skin concern: Acne, White/blackheads

What are Cetaphil pro oil absorbing moisturizer SPF 30 benefits?

Cetaphil pro oil absorbing moisturizer SPF 30 has following benefits:

  • Protect your skin form both UVA and UVB with help of 3 chemical based UV filters- Avobenzone, Octisalate and Octorylene. SPF of 30 is enough far daily exposure like travelling to workplace. However, if you are planning for beach holiday or outdoor sport, then you should apply thick layer of Cetaphil pro moisturiser every 2-3 hourly. Else, you can use a sunscreen with SF 50 +.
  • Cetaphil pro might help in reducing redness caused by acne with Allantoin and Panthenol. 
  • Zinc Gluconate in Cetaphil pro reduces acne causing bacteria and lowering the oil production.
  • Hydroxypalmitoyl Sphinganine is a ceramide that repairs the skin barrier and adds to NMF (Natural moisturising factor) of your skin.

What are side effects of Cetaphil pro oil absorbing moisturizer?

Cetaphil Pro moisturiser does have any side effects. It might not suit super sensitive skin.

How to use Cetaphil pro oil moisturising lotion?

Cetaphil Pro moisturiser is both sunscreen and moisturiser. It should be put after face wash, toning and Vitamin C serum in the morning, if you not have acne, as explained in this article Anti-ageing skincare routine

If you have active acne, then you should put salicylic caid, Niacinamide or azelaic acid in morning followed by Cetaphil pro moisturiser as discussed in this article for Acne skin care Routine.

Most people do not put sunscreen correctly, Kindly watch this video to know the correct method of using Cetaphil pro moisturiser with spf:



Ingredient Type: Synthetic
Harmful Ing.: None
Comedogenic Ing.: None
Irritating Ing.: None
Fragrances: None
Active Ing.:

3 chemical based UV filters- Avobenzone, Octisalate and Octorylene

2 sooting agents-Allantoin and Panthenol

1 Anti-acne agent- Zinc Gluconate

1 Ceramide

Base Ing.: Water based light moisturiser
Ingredient list: Avobenzone (3%), Octisalate (5%), Octocrylene (7%) Inactive Ingredients: Water, Isopropyl Lauroyl Sarcosinate, Glycerin, Dimethicone, Diisopropyl Sebacate, Silica, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate, Sucrose Tristearate, Dimethiconol, Pentylene Glycol, Polysorbate 61, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Glycyrrhetinic Acid, Panthenol, Triethanolamine, Allantoin, Carbomer, Potassium Sorbate, Zinc Gluconate, Xanthan Gum, Disodium EDTA, Hydroxypalmitoyl Sphinganine (Ceramide)