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Protect Baby’s Sensitive Skin with the Power of Ceramides: Discover the Secret to Deep Moisture and Lasting Protection


In the infinite world of skincare, one ingredient has come into its own, revolutionizing skincare routines for even the most delicate skin: ceramides. These natural lipids, essential to the skin barrier, are the backbone of healthy, hydrated skin. But what are their specific roles in caring for babies’ sensitive skin?

Let’s delve into the world of ceramides and discover why they are an essential part of paediatric care.

What are Ceramides?

Ceramides are lipids found naturally in the upper layer of the epidermis. They play a crucial role in maintaining the skin’s natural hydration and act as a protective barrier against environmental irritants. In other words, they help keep baby’s skin soft, supple and protected.

Why are Ceramides Essential for Baby Skin?

Babies’ skin is renowned for its softness, but it is also extremely fragile and sensitive to environmental changes, dryness and irritants. Ceramides, by strengthening the skin barrier, play a decisive role in preserving this natural softness while protecting the skin from external aggression.

The Power of Ceramides in Pediatric Care

Scientific research has highlighted the importance of ceramides in the treatment and prevention of skin problems in babies, such as atopic dermatitis and eczema. Applying ceramide-enriched products can help restore skin integrity, reduce dryness and soothe irritation.

The benefits of ceramides for baby skin

  • Deep Hydration: Ceramides contribute to long-lasting hydration, essential for keeping baby’s skin soft and well moisturized.
  • Reinforcing the skin barrier: By restoring the skin’s natural ceramide levels, the skin barrier is strengthened against external irritants.
  • Natural care: Ceramides made from natural products such as organic olives are a safe, natural choice for parents concerned about their baby’s skin health.

How to Incorporate Ceramides into Baby Skin Care?

When it comes to choosing baby care products, it’s essential to look for gentle formulations, specifically designed for sensitive skin and enriched with ceramides. Baby lotions, creams and oils containing ceramides can be applied daily to maintain healthy, well-protected skin.

Here’s how to integrate them effectively:

Choice of Ceramide Enriched Products

Opt for products with labels such as “enriched with ceramides” or “formulated for sensitive skin”. These products are specially designed to strengthen the skin barrier and provide the necessary moisture.

Gentle Care Routine

  • Cleaning: Use a gentle, sulfate-free cleanser enriched with ceramides to avoid drying out baby’s delicate skin.
  • Moisturizing: Apply a ceramide-enriched cream or lotion immediately after bathing to lock moisture into the skin.

The scientifically proven benefits of ceramides

Studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of ceramides in maintaining skin health. A study published in the Journal of Dermatological Science points out that ceramides play a key role in the treatment and prevention of atopic dermatitis, helping to restore the skin barrier (Di Nardo et al., 1998). Further research in the Journal of Clinical Investigation shows that ceramide deficiencies may be linked to skin diseases such as eczema and psoriasis (Uchida, 2003).

Why choose Ceramide-based formulations?

Ceramide-based formulations are preferable as they mimic the skin’s natural lipid composition, offering superior hydration and protection compared to standard products. By reinforcing the skin barrier, they prevent the intrusion of allergens and microbes that can cause irritation and infection, particularly crucial for the sensitive skin of infants.

At Vernixa, we understand the crucial importance of caring for babies’ sensitive, delicate skin from the very first days. That’s why we’re proud to announce that our formulas include ceramides, making us the first and only 100% natural baby care routine enriched with ceramides on the market. This revolutionary breakthrough underlines our commitment to offering exceptional skincare, combining the power of nature with the latest scientific discoveries to preserve and protect the skin barrier of the very young. With Vernixa, give your baby superior protection and hydration, for healthy, soothed skin day after day.

In our relentless quest to offer the very best for babies’ delicate skin, Vernixa has selected an exceptional ceramide for its skincare formulas: a unique complex derived from organic olive oil. This ceramide, derived from an environmentally-friendly biotechnological production process, stands out for its ability to significantly improve skin hydration, particularly in the stratum corneum and epidermis, crucial areas for the skin protection and comfort of toddlers. Thanks to its optimal distribution of fatty acid chains obtained from organic olive oil, this ceramide provides all the recognized benefits of Ceramide NP, the main type of ceramide in human skin. Choose Vernixa for a skincare routine that combines natural power with science, for baby skin that’s protected, moisturized and soft to the touch.


Incorporating ceramides into baby skin care is more than just a trend – it’s a recognized necessity to keep little ones’ skin soft, moisturized and protected. Parents now have access to advanced, safe and effective care solutions backed by science. By choosing ceramide-enriched products, you’re giving your baby’s skin the best possible start to optimal skin health.


  • Di Nardo, A., Wertz, P., Giannetti, A., & Seidenari, S. (1998). Ceramide and cholesterol composition of the skin of patients with atopic dermatitis. Journal of Dermatological Science, 16(2), 87-94.
  • Uchida, Y. (2003). Ceramide signaling in mammalian epidermis. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) – Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids, 1841(3), 453-462.

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We've created the perfect routine for cleansing and moisturizing baby skin.

Our products are:

  • Made in France 🇫🇷
  • 100% ingredients of natural origin 🌱
  • Approved by pediatricians and dermatologists
  • Tested under pediatric and dermatological supervision
  • Adapted from birth
  • For sensitive, dry, atopic skin
  • Formulated by Prof. Dr. Nabila Belhaj (Ph.D)
  • Compatible with pregnancy and breastfeeding
  • Made with our patented active ingredient, Lipidic V®.

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