How to Pick the Best Soap for Sensitive Skin

Medically Reviewed by Carolin Schneider, MD

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Instead of feeling clean and refreshed after a shower, does your skin feel irritated, dry and even itchy? If so, it might be time to try a different soap. Sensitive skin can become dry, itchy and red if it comes into contact with some of the chemicals that soap contains. If you know you have sensitive skin or have experienced an adverse reaction to soap in the past, it’s time to find the best soap for sensitive skin. Here’s how to get started.