Though not a medical diagnosis in itself, skin sensitivity is a common concern for individuals worldwide, and sometimes it may be blurry as to where to turn to seek out the best remedy. In a journal published in 2019, it was estimated that nearly 60-70% of women and 50-60% of men reported having some degree of sensitive skin in their lifetime. Sensitive skin can vary depending on age demographic, skin type, geographical location, pre-existing conditions, and so on.
Due to the complicated nature of diagnosing sensitive skin and the root cause, an immediate remedy is not always possible. So, what exactly is sensitive skin, what causes it, and what are some of the best beauty products available on the market for those experiencing increased skin sensitivity?