Best Soaps for Sensitive Skin in India – Top 7 Picks


Sensitive skin can be aggravated by the foaming agents in soaps or the fragrance or other strong ingredients in the soaps. Sensitive skin tends to become reddish, itchy and inflamed when irritated by any ingredients in the soap. Skin that is sensitive needs a soap that is mild and non-irritating. It is best to pick creamy soaps that do not dry out the skin too much. Here’s a look at the best soaps for sensitive skin in India that will gently cleanse and protect your skin.


Best Soaps for Sensitive Skin in India

1. Johnson’s Baby Milk Soap

Johnson's Baby Milk Soap

There can be nothing more sensitive on your skin than a baby soap, and what better than the best baby soap out there?! The Johnson’s Baby Milk Soap is clinically proven mild. It is enriched with natural milk extracts along with vitamins A and E. The soap restores the lost moisture of the skin which helps cultivate the necessary natural microbial flora in the skin. It is priced at Rs. 40 for 75 g.

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2. Pears Pure and Gentle Soap

Pears Pure and Gentle Soap

The Pears Pure and Gentle Soap is a clear and transparent soap that is enriched with glycerin and natural oils. The soap doesn’t strip away the moisture of the skin, instead the glycerin in it helps attract atmospheric moisture to keep the skin supple. It has a mild lingering fragrance and is priced at Rs. 32 for 75 g.

3. Nivea Creme Soap

Nivea Creme Soap

The Nivea Creme soap is a mild soap that is enriched with almond oil and has a mild fragrance. It offers you premium cleansing and care while also moisturizing your skin with every wash. The soap bar supports the skin’s natural barrier to protect the skin while also moisturizing it. It is priced at Rs. 55 for 125 g.

4. Dove Cream Beauty Bathing Bar

Dove Cream Beauty Bathing Bar

The Dove Cream Beauty Bathing Bar has 1/4th moisturizing milk and it gently cleanses your skin and leaves you smelling great after each bath. The hydrating milk in the soap helps keep your skin smooth and supple. It is priced at Rs. 44 for 75 g.

5. Oriflame Nature Secrets Soap for Sensitive Skin

Oriflame Nature Secrets Soap for Sensitive Skin

The Oriflame Nature Secrets Soap for Sensitive Skin is a gentle cleansing soap bar made from mango and jojoba extracts. The jojoba oil in it helps in soothing the skin in case of any irritation while the protecting mango butter helps in comforting the skin. The soap is priced at Rs. 79 for 75 g.

6. SebaMed Baby Cleansing Bar

SebaMed Baby Cleansing Bar

The SebaMed Baby Cleansing Bar is a 100% soap free cleansing formula made for sensitive baby skin. It can also be used by adults with sensitive skin. The soap does not have any color additives. It consolidates the resistance of your delicate skin. It has a pH of 5.5 and does not irritate the skin. The refatting compounds in the soap prevent any dryness in your skin. It is priced at Rs. 265 for a 100 g bar.

7. Himalaya Gentle Baby Soap

Himalaya Gentle Baby Soap

The Himalaya Gentle Baby Soap contains oils of almond and olive. It does not contain any added colors. The Vitamin A and E in the soap help nourish the baby’s skin while the oils helps replenish its lost moisture. The soap is priced at Rs. 55 for 125 g.

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