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Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE with SPF 25 and UVA protection for all skin types


For dehydrated, sensitive skin

A unique moisturiser that provides intense, 24-hour hydration to dehydrated, sensitive skin.

Product info

Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE with SPF 25 and UVA protection is an innovative face moisturiser that enhances skin’s own hydration system to leave skin supple, smooth and radiant. At the same time it protects skin from UVB and UVA-induced damage.

Skin needs water to work efficiently and effectively. Well hydrated skin is smooth and supple and looks radiant. When skin’s natural protection barrier is compromised, it loses moisture and becomes dehydrated. When dehydrated, skin looks dull, feels tight and is unable to keep external irritants at bay. It becomes sensitive as a result. Intense and long-lasting hydration is necessary to keep it looking and feeling its best.

Most moisturisers improve skin hydration by limiting the evaporation of water from the skin and/or by binding moisture in to the outer layer of the skin with humectants such as Glycerin. Skin also has its own hydration system – the Aquaporins. These microscopic channels transport water between skin cells and support skin hydration from within. Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE enhances their natural strength. The formula contains Gluco Glycerol, a state-of-the-art hydrating ingredient, which is proven to increase the number of Aquaporins in the skin. This means that, in addition to limiting evaporation and binding water into the outer layers of skin, Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE enhances skin’s own moisture supply.

The velvety texture of Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE with SPF 25 and UVA protection for all skin types provides intense, 24-hour hydration and is easily absorbed by the skin. It relieves tightness and leaves skin smooth and supple. SPF 25 and UVA protection also effectively prevent UV-induced skin damage. Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE is clinically and dermatologically proven to be compatible with sensitive skin and is fragrance and paraben free.

Clinical and dermatological studies

The product has been rigorously tested in both in-vitro and in-vivo studies that verify the efficacy of the range and its compatibility with sensitive skin.

365 women (aged between 20 and 45) took part in a usage test in September 2014 where they tried the product for two weeks. 87 of these women tried Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE with SPF 25 and UVA protection for all skin types. The results were analysed by dermatologists as well as being self-assessed.

Main findings

  • Immediate results: 98% noticed and immediate increase in moisture levels.
  • Intense moisturisation: increased moisturisation 24 hours after first use.
  • Long-lasting moisturisation: an increase in moisture was still evident 3 days after stopping regular use.
  • Skin feels smooth and supple: 95% noticed their skin felt more smooth and supple.
  • Relieves discomfort: 95% said it “alleviates the feeling of skin tightness”.
  • Effective sun protection: 90% believe it offers effective protection from UV rays.
  • Highly compatible with sensitive skin: 95% agree that the product is “suited especially to sensitive skin needs”.


  • UVA and UVB protection
  • fragrance-free
  • paraben-free
  • non-comedogenic
  • absorbs quickly
  • ideal make-up base

How To Use


Apply in the morning to face, neck and décolleté by gently massaging into skin after cleansing. Avoid contact with your eyes.


Your daily skincare routine

Step 1: Cleanse

Remove any waterproof eye make-up with Eucerin DermatoCLEAN Waterproof Eye Make-up Remover, then cleanse skin thoroughly using Eucerin DermatoCLEAN Mild Cleansing Milk (if you have dry skin) or Eucerin DermatoCLEAN Refreshing Cleansing Gel (for normal to combination skin).

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Step 2: Tone

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Step 3: Special care

First apply any special care products you are using, such as Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE Revitalising Eye Care.

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Step 4: Care

Follow with Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE with SPF 25 and UVA protection for all skin types in the morning before exposure to sunlight. Use a product without SPF for overnight. Try either Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE for normal to combination skin or Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE for dry skin depending on your skin type.

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Step 5: Protect

If your skin is going to be exposed to high levels of sun, additional protection is recommended. Try Eucerin Sun Creme SPF 50+ for dry skin and Eucerin Sun Fluid Mattifying SPF 50+ for normal and combination skin.

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Use this product if …

You are looking for an intensely hydrating face moisturiser with SPF.

You have dehydrated and sensitive skin. Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE with SPF 25 with UVA protection for all skin types has been specially formulated to be compatible with sensitive skin and to improve skin hydration. It is suitable for all skin types.

Try a different product if …

You are looking for an intensely hydrating face moisturiser without SPF. Try Eucerin AQUAporin ACTIVE for dry skin.

You are looking for a higher sun protection factor for your face. Factors 30 and 50 are available in lotion and cream format from the Eucerin sun range.

You are looking for an intensely hydrating body moisturiser.

You have hypersensitive skin that is prone to burning, stinging, itchiness and redness. Try Eucerin DermatoCLEAN Mild Cleansing Milk

FAQ (4)

from 4 reviews
  • Jo
    Sticky cream
    This moisturiser is very unpleasant, it’s sticky on my skin. I would not recommend it.

    Hi Jo,

    Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear that this particular product is not suiting your skin type. Your comments have been noted and included in verbatim on our report, which is circulated to our various teams. Many thanks again for your interest in our brand and for taking the trouble to get in touch.

  • Kat
    I like it!
    I use this moisturiser every day and it really helps protect my skin as well as preventing my recurring eczema

    Hi Kat,

    Thank you so much for your very positive Review.  It is always such a pleasure for us to receive positive feedback on our range of products.  Our teams work very hard to bring a wide selection of well formulated products to the market place to suit each and every need and they will be thrilled to read your comments.  We are so pleased to hear that the Aquaporin Day Cream is suiting your skin type and thank you again for sharing your feedback with us.  


    Many Thanks,

    Eucerin ZA Team

  • Flower
    Gave me an itchy rash
    Tried this product for a week on my sensitive skin and it gave me a bad red and itchy rash on my face. I am so disappointed.
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