It’s not easy stocking a beauty cabinet with skin care for sensitive skin. A list of what ingredients to avoid often ends up sounding exactly like the most popular launches of the year—hyped by everyone, but usually off-limits to you. For those who experience irritation and redness easily, actives that work wonders for most tend to trigger flare-ups.
We polled trusted dermatologists, and all of them submitted alternate ingredients that deliver noticeable results—without the risk of a reaction. Read on for nine ingredients (and product picks) to add to your routine immediately.