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Our Top Anti-Redness Serums 

written by: Kristen - Beauty Editorpublished on 29 Feb, 2024

Calm Inflamed Skin Fast With The Best Soothing Serums

Is Facial Redness Common?

And all the flushed faces shout YES!
Facial redness is a common skin concern that can affect men and women alike, across all age groups. Often, the problem is due to a number of factors such as hormonal changes, skin trauma, exercise, temperature changes, alcohol, genetic sensitivity or skin conditions including rosacea and eczema. From inflammation to irritation, redness on the skin is a very common occurrence for many people. Therefore, we're all in this together but there is good news! We can fight the culprit together using specifically designed serums to not only treat the cause but also calm your redness right down. Specifically, serums & treatments that contain soothing ingredients such as Niacinamide & Vitamin B, Chamomile, Hyaluronic acid, Aloe Vera and Cucumber that work to reduce redness.

Without further ado, let's check out our top 7 anti-redness serums that calm inflamed skin real fast.

1. La Roche-Posay Toleriane Ultra Dermallergo Serum 20ml

When you need instant relief from flare ups and reactive skin conditions, reach for the soothing and hydrating care of the La Roche-Posay Toleriane Ultra Dermallergo Serum. Often, facial redness is a sign of irritation, allergy or sensitivity to your skin. This serum is specifically for ultra-sensitive skins as the lightweight formula absorbs well to relieve itching, dryness, heat and discomfort that skin redness can bring along for the ride. Additionally, this soothing serum delivers intense hydration, keeping skin hydrated for up to 48 hours with a fragrance-free, allergy-tested formula your skin will love.


2. Avene A-Oxitive Antioxidant Defense Serum

Antioxidants are powerfully anti-ageing. Furthermore, antioxidant protection ensures a healthy and resilient skin barrier to promote a healthy complexion with evenness to skin tone and texture. Therefore, we need to try the Avene A-Oxidative Antioxidant Defense Serum with Vitamin C. Providing long-lasting antioxidant protection the serum additionally ensures an absence of discomfort or irritation (making for a perfect anti-redness go-to). This serum is specifically created with the most sensitive skin in mind and sinks into your skin to instantly hydrate whilst furthermore improving skin tone and clarity over time.


3. EmerginC D-Red Daytime Emulsion

Aloe, water, Glycerin. Three of the soothing ingredients potent in the EmerginC D-Red Daytime Emulsion in addition to Chamomile, Calendula and Vitamin E. Therefore, the active formulation additionally contains key vitamins and plant extracts to soothe and calm irritated skin fast. Furthermore, strengthen your sensitive and red skin by applying the serum each morning for best results. As well as targeting those broken capillaries to strengthen and prevent future skin damage, the formulation rapidly diminishes redness.


4. Dermalogica UltraCalming Serum Concentrate

When you simply need to stop skin redness in its tracks, reach for this firm favourite, the Dermalogica UltraCalming Serum Concentrate. The fast-acting formula is super concentrated and elevated with botanical extracts, oat and the signature Dermalogica UltraCalming Complex that not only provides instant relief but works on a deeper level to intercept inflammatory triggers. In addition, Peptides help to build the skin’s natural resilience. Ideal for stressed skins, this serum offers immediate and lasting comfort so you can enjoy a calmer complexion for longer.


5. Pelactiv Multi Active B+ Serum

Our journey to reduce facial redness should look closely at this next one as the Pelactiv Multi Active B+ Serum multi-tasks as the ultimate anti-ager. Combining soothing ingredients of Vitamin B3, B5 as well as Hyaluronic Acid and vitamin-rich Kakadu Plum, it's an elite serum to reduce inflammation and strengthen the skin’s tolerance levels. Additionally, the lightweight formula sinks into the skin helping to boost hydration. More so, reducing redness by evening out your skin tone.


6. ASAP Super B Complex

Licorice Extract is a skin brightening ingredient that also goes to work to combat red skin. The ASAP Super B Complex is an anti-irritation serum to even out skin tone, soothe and calm the skin and therefore reduce redness. Additionally, containing a high concentration of Niacinamide, this serum furthermore rejuvenates the skin by naturally boosting collagen production. So whilst reducing physical signs of ageing and reducing facial redness, the serum brightens and balances out skin tone nicely. No wonder it’s a best-seller!


7. Biologi Bd Luminosity Face Serum

Just as Mitochondria are known as the powerhouse of the cell, Biologi Bd Luminosity Face Serum is the powerhouse of anti-redness treatments. This all-rounder product treats and nourishes skin cells inside and out, to furthermore provide gentle exfoliating action. Additionally, the refining serum is rich in natural ingredients to specifically reduce breakouts and redness that is the consequence from irritation. Even out your skin tone and create radiance the all natural way and adios blemishes!


There we have it, a solid team of anti-redness skin heroes. Here’s our top 7 anti-redness serums that will calm inflamed skin real fast. Furthermore, by treating our skin with soothing ingredients we can fight facial redness by reducing irritation and inflammation at the cause. It’s time to calm down and put your best face forward.