A gentle alternative to soap and shower gel

This cream provides lasting relief for more severe symptoms and is ideal for use as a soap substitute. Its high lipid content helps to retain moisture in the skin. It is similar in formulation to each of the products listed in the table below. 

100g PIP Code: 405-1454

500g PIP Code: 405-2452

Size: 100g tube/500g tottle

51% saving

vs. Cetraben® Cream1
Price (500g)1
% saving
EPIMAX® ExCetra Cream
Cetraben® Cream

Ideal for

Daily use in eczema, psoriasis and other dry skin conditions


White soft paraffin 13.2% w/w, liquid paraffin 10.5% w/w,
emulsifying wax (SLS free), glycerol, cetostearyl alcohol, phenoxyethanol,
ethylhexylglycerin, citric acid monohydrate, trisodium citrate dihydrate, water

Find my EPIMAX®

Patient preference is key to helping treatment adherence. We’ve developed a specialist tool to help patients find the emollient we’d recommend to them based on their skincare needs, personal preferences and lifestyle. You too can use the tool to help recommend a product to a patient.

Our product range

Slide EPIMAX® Moisturising Cream Your daily, all-purpose replenishing moisturiser to soothe and relieve dry skin. Keep skin comfortable by applying every day to soften, protect and moisturise. Slide EPIMAX® Original Cream Your everyday emollient to keep your skin hydrated and comfortable. Apply on-the-go to gently relieve your dry skin symptoms and lock in moisture. Slide EPIMAX® Oatmeal Cream Smooth into dry and sensitive skin. The colloidal oatmeal moisturises to protect against irritants, leaving the skin feeling soft and comfortable. Slide EPIMAX® ExCetra Cream Ideal for use as a soap substitute or moisturiser. It has a high lipid content to help retain moisture in the skin. Slide EPIMAX® Isomol Gel The hydro-gel formula means that you’ll get all the comfort of a cream, balanced with the more intensive relief that an ointment gives. Slide EPIMAX® Ointment Apply to very dry skin as an overnight treatment or during the day, for intensive relief, or whenever needed for extra hydration. Slide EPIMAX® Paraffin-free Ointment Ideal if you have a skin sensitivity to paraffin. This ointment provides intensive, long-lasting relief for very dry skin.