Best Soaps for Contact Dermatitis

This one is going to be very short as we could only find 3 soaps for contact dermatitis.

Also, make sure to conduct a patch test at the doctor’s office to see what ingredients you are allergic to before buying skincare and haircare products.

So here it is:

1. Vanicream Cleansing Bar

This soap is perfect for sensitive skin associated with eczema, psoriasis, and winter itch. It is also a good option for those with contact dermatitis.

  • It is dye-free, paraben-free, gluten-free, fragrance-free, lanolin-free, botanical extract-free, and formaldehyde-free. It also won’t clog pores

What ingredients does it contain?

Sodium cocoyl isethionate, glyceryl stearate, simethicone, sodium chloride, petrolatum, ceteareth-20, stearic acid, water, sodium isethionate, sodium lauroyl sarcosinate, PEG-30 stearate, PEG-20, sorbic acid, titanium dioxide, sodium laurate, sorbitol, propanediol, cetearyl alcohol.

2. Faith in Nature – Fragrance-Free Soap Bar

This is a soap that is free from fragrance, essential oils, colour, parabens, and SLS/SLES. It is gentle enough to care for sensitive skin while effectively and gently removing dirt and bacteria.

  • Made with no added fragrance, colours, or essential oils.
  • Paraben and sulfate-free.
  • Plastic-free and zero-waste.

What ingredients does it contain?

Sodium palmate, Sodium cocoate and/ or Sodium palm kernelate, Water, Glycerin, Ascophyllum nodosum powder, Sodium chloride, Sodium citrate.

3. Simple Soap for Sensitive Skin

This is another soap just like the Faith in Nature one. Its mild formula means it doesn’t irritate or upset skin making it perfect for contact dermatitis.

  • It is ophthalmologically tested and is hypoallergenic and non-comedogenic.
  • No artificial perfume, colour, harsh chemicals, alcohol, and parabens.

What ingredients does it contain?

Aqua, Etidronic Acid, Glycerin, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Cocoate, Sodium Palm Kernelate, Sodium Tallowate, Tetrasodium EDTA.

Other tips:

You can use cleansers or emollients like Dermol 500 or Epimax as a substitute for soap.