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Pregnancy Safe Skincare from Neocutis

Pregnancy Safe Skincare from Neocutis

Pregnancy safe beauty products can be super difficult and confusing. I have an entire guide devoted to what products are safe to use while pregnant including information on what ingredients to avoid while pregnant and a huge list of pregnancy safe skincare products. The list has gotten so large that I’ve decided to start listing brands in their own individual posts.

Here you’ll find pregnancy safe products from Neocutis as of 3/25/2020. If it is not safe, I’ll tell you why. All of the products meet my pregnancy safe criteria. If they release a new product that is not listed here, please comment below and I will add it. Note I will link to every product directly to avoid confusion. You’ll know exactly which product I mean.

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I try to review all of the products that I can when I publish a list. Note, I am in the US and I only have access to US products. Please don’t be rude if I skipped your favorite cleanser, when items are out of stock sometimes they aren’t on the brand’s site, or maybe you are in Asia and I am in the US.

I reserve the comments on each post for reviews of product from that brand, this makes it easier for others to find products later. Please only ask about Neocutis on this post, I will delete other product questions. You can find other brands here. If your brand is not included, please ask on the brand list post.

Pregnancy Safe Products from Neocutis

BIO CREAM Overnight Smoothing Cream
Bio Cream Riche
BIO GEL Moisturizing Hydrogel
MICRO GEL Moisturizing Hydrogel
MICRO NIGHT Overnight Tightening Cream
MICRO NIGHT RICHE Rejuvenating Balm
MICRO SERUM® Intensive Anti-Aging & Tightening Treatment
NEO CLEANSE Gentle Skin Cleanser
PERLE Skin Brightening Cream
PECHE Redness Control
ReACTIVE Anti-oxidant Serum

Not Safe for Pregnancy, Ok for Nursing

JOURNÉE Revitalizing Day Cream SPF 30: Chemical Sunscreen
LUMIÈRE: Licorice Root
LUMIÈRE RICHE: Licorice Root
MICRO DAY: Chemical Sunscreen
MICRO DAY RICHE Rejuvenating Balm Broad-Spectrum Sunscreen SPF 30: Chemical Sunscreen
MICRO EYES® Rejuvenating Cream: Licorice Root
MICRO EYES® RICHE Rejuvenating Balm: Licorice Root
NEO CLEANSE Exfoliating Skin Cleanser: Glycolic Acid
• NEO·Firm Neck & Décolleté Tightening Cream: Glycolic Acid

Not Safe for Pregnancy or Nursing

Note I’m including products with retinoids here, as those are a bit iffy. It depends on how conservative you want to be while nursing (still absolutely contraindicated while pregnant). Refer to my post on ingredients to avoid while nursing for more discussion.

NOUVELLE + Retinol Correction Cream: Retinoid

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I’m a doctor, a mommy and a bit of a beauty addict. If you let me, I can take 2 hours to get ready in the morning. Really. I'm on a quest for faster beauty that works!

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  1. 3.25.20
    Zoey said:

    Hello! Thank you for making this website for us!
    Would you consider checking “Frudia” products safety for pregnancy? They are mostly fruit extract but still not so comfortable to use them.

    • 3.25.20
      15mins said:

      I’ve added them to my list!

  2. 6.27.20
    Swank said:

    Thanks for this. Very helpful. Is there an eye cream from this line that is safe to use during pregnancy?

    • 6.27.20
      Christine said:

      I’ve reviewed everything I have access to from Neocutis, so unfortunately there isn’t. Sorry!

  3. 7.29.20
    Liz said:

    Thank you for all of your work here, it’s been so helpful! I can’t find licorice root listed as an ingredient on the Lumiere riche eye cream product box, does this ingredient go by another name that I should be keeping an eye out for in general?

    • 7.29.20
      Christine said:

      It is the Glycyrrhetinic Acid

      • 8.3.20
        Liz said:

        Thanks so much!

  4. 10.1.20
    D.D. said:

    The BIO Creams have growth factors.

    • 10.2.20
      Christine said:

      Some growth factors are fine.

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