The Avène Tolerance Control Soothing Skin Recovery Balm is designed to calm and nourish stressed-out skin. Equipped with a new, patented* post-biotic active ingredient, D-Sensinose™ helps to soothe hot, angry areas. The gentle formula acts in just 30 seconds**, working to leave the skin hydrated and comfortable. Suitable for very sensitive skin, the face balm also aims to restore the moisture barrier in just 48 hours***. It is formulated with a rich, comforting texture that helps to soften and alleviate dry to very dry skin types. Free from fragrance and preservatives. Suitable for hypersensitive, reactive, intolerant or allergy-prone skin. * Patent pending. ** User satisfaction, 25 subjects, 3 months, 2 applications a day. *** Ex-vivo test on epidermis grown in reduced water conditions.