9 Crazy Uses for Cult U.S. Balm Aquaphor

When it comes to multipurpose beauty balms that can do everything from soothing dry skin to smoothing flyaways, Aquaphor has long ruled across the pond. Ask any U.S. beauty editor about the product and you’re likely to get a glowing review. Even A-listers like Beyoncé slather the balm all over their faces before bed. Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Zendaya and Emily Ratajkowski also all rave about the turbocharged powers of this chapped-skin saviour.

If you’re already googling where to buy this in the UK, take note of the slight name switch for British shelves. Here, you’ll find it in pharmacies labelled Eucerin Aquaphor Soothing Balm. Another plus? It costs less than a tenner for a 40-gram tube. But before you start stockpiling, allow us to fill you in on just how this super balm works (plus a few of the incredible uses you need to know about). Keep scrolling for the full DL on Eucerin’s hero ointment.