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Dove Men+Care Skin Care Shave Balm Sensitive

To find out more about the ingredients used in the product and its function simply click on ingredient name. Due to limited space on pack, we also disclose a longer list of fragrance ingredients. For recently launched products or where the formulation has changed, this detailed fragrance information might not be immediately available as it takes time to update each product page.

We take great care to ensure information on this site is up to date. However, please always check the product packaging for the most up to date ingredients used.

All product names which include a date (month and year) are no longer manufactured.

Ingredient Function
Aqua Solvent
Dissolves substances or ingredients
Cyclopentasiloxane Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Glycerin Humectant
Helps to retain water in a product, in hair or the top layers of skin
Butylene Glycol Humectant
Helps to retain water in a product, in hair or the top layers of skin
Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer Viscosity Controlling Agent
Controls the density or thickness of a product
Parfum Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
  • 2,6-Dimethyl-7-Octen-2-Ol

    • A fresh and clean citrus smell. This ingredient provides an alternative to citrus oils.

      Scent: Citrus

  • 4-Tert-Butylcyclohexyl Acetate

    • A complex woody and pear scent which enriches the odour quality of fragrances.

      Scent: Woody

  • Dipropylene Glycol

    • An odourless ingredient that helps to dissolve solid fragrance ingredients in order to blend them with fragrances more easily.

      Scent:

  • Hexyl Salicylate

    • A floral character, with a mild, sweet herbaceous facet and a hint of pear.

      Scent: Floral

  • Linalyl Acetate

    • A soft lavender scent with bergamot and petitgrain facets. This ingredient is found in different natural oils such as rosewood or hô wood.

      Scent: Floral

  • Methyldihydrojasmonate

    • A delicate and fresh jasmine scent.

      Scent: Floral

  • Propyl (2S)-2-(1,1-Dimethylpropoxy)-Propanoate

    • A fresh, sage note used in herbal, clary sage and bergamot fragrances.

      Scent:

  • Tetrahydrolinalool

    • A herbal lavender note with a citrus floral character. It is derived from an ingredient that occurs in many essential oils such as rose, mint, tangerine and lavender.

      Scent:

  • Tetramethyl Acetyloctahydronaphthalenes

    • A sandal and cedar wood scent.

      Scent: Woody

Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/Beheneth-25 Methacrylate Cr Emulsion Stabiliser
Prevents a mixture from separating and helping to increase a product's shelf life
Dimethicone Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Propylene glycol Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Linoleamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate Antistatic Agent
Helps to make you hair, skin, clothes, kitchen ware or hard surfaces feel better by reducing static charge
DMDM Hydantoin Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Tocopheryl Acetate Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Disodium EDTA Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Sodium citrate Buffering Agent
Maintains the right acidity / alkalinity balance of a product
Stearic Acid Emulsion Stabiliser
Prevents a mixture from separating and helping to increase a product's shelf life
Panthenol Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Sodium lactate Humectant
Helps to retain water in a product, in hair or the top layers of skin
Sodium PCA Humectant
Helps to retain water in a product, in hair or the top layers of skin
Triethanolamine pH Adjuster
Controls the acidity / alkalinity balance of products
Collagen Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Creatine Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
Geraniol Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Limonene Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Phenoxyethanol Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Biosaccharide Gum-1 Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Ceramide 3 Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Linalool Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Ceramide 6 II Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Cholesterol Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Phytosphingosine Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Carbomer Viscosity Controlling Agent
Controls the density or thickness of a product
Methylparaben Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Xanthan gum Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Propylparaben Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Ceramide 1 Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.