Aquaphor® Healing Ointment is a nonprescription skin product approved for treating many different skin conditions, including diaper rash. It is fragrance-free and preservative-free, and is frequently recommended for people with sensitive skin.
There are many ingredients in Aquaphor, including:
- Petrolatum (41.1 percent)
- Mineral oil
There is no difference between Aquaphor Healing Ointment and Aquaphor Baby Healing Ointment, other than the packaging. Also, there is no difference between the products in the jars or in the tubes.
There is a difference between Aquaphor Healing Ointment and Aquaphor Original Ointment, a product that is no longer available. The currently available formulation (Healing Ointment) has additional moisturizing ingredients, compared to the original formula.
(Click Aquaphor for a more complete list of the ingredients in Aquaphor, for more information about this product's benefits, and to find out when and how to use it.)