Processing Times Avg. 1-2 Business Days   My Account (Sign In)  |  Cart Items: ( 0 )
 
 
Wholesale Supplies Plus
 
   
 
Trending Question: The Difference Between Cream, Lotion and Balm
Author: Wholesale Supplies Plus
Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Question: What is the difference between a cream, lotion and balm? When might I use each?

Answer: Body lotions and creams are both used to help provide moisture to dry skin by formulating a mixture of oil and water. Creams are thicker and contain more than 50% oil. Creams are packaged in jars because of their thickness. Lotions are thinner and contain more than 50% water. They are typically packaged in bottles. Balms do not contain any water and are the best for protecting skin. They are also the easiest to preserve because they do not contain water. The Cleveland Clinic recommends using lighter coverage body lotions during the summer and heavier body creams during the winter when humidity is lower and moisture is depleted from the skin.



  Questions & Answers (0)
No items listed at this time, please check back often as we are adding kits/items everyday.



 
 
Sign up for our newsletter
Get exclusive emails and offers!
 
 
1-800-359-0944 Get to Know Us Let Us Help You Savings Center
Monday - Friday
8:30AM - 4:00PM EST

We Proudly Accept
About Us
Return Policy
Privacy Policy
Terms & Conditions Of Sale
Website User Agreement
Digital Media Takedown Policy
Anti-Fraud/Bullying Policy

Contact Us
Frequently Asked Questions
Calculating Processing Times
Donate Your Change
Free Shipping Program
Off-Shore Shipping Policy
Adding To An Order
Money Saving Coupons
Rewards Program
Safe Sale Guarantee
WSP Bulk Purchases
Copyright © 2018 WholesaleSuppliesPlus.com Inc. All Rights Reserved