What is the difference between Aquaphor and Vaseline? - ProProfs Discuss
Cancel
TopicsDown
Products Down
Follow Us:
FacebookTwitter
Advertisement

What is the difference between Aquaphor and Vaseline?

Asked by S. Barnes, Last updated: Sep 08, 2020

+ Answer
Request
Question menu
Vote up Vote down

2 Answers

J. Lautner

J. Lautner

J. Lautner
J. Lautner, Product Manager, Utah

Answered Sep 03, 2019

A lot of people think that Aquaphor and vaseline are the same as each other. They have some slight differences but the way that they are used are the same. Aquaphor is known as a type of petroleum that is mixed with a lot of other ingredients that will supposedly improve the way that it works.

A lot of people think that Aquaphor and vaseline are the same as each other. They have some slight
Vaseline is known to be a type of petroleum jelly that will help protect the skin. It will serve as a layer that will make sure that the skin is not too exposed to the environment. This is very helpful for people who have eczema who would like to make sure that their condition will not flare up or worsen.

upvote downvote
Reply 

R. Barnes

R. Barnes

Always excited to learn and talk about new topics

R. Barnes
R. Barnes, Analyst, PhD, Clinton

Answered Jun 13, 2019

There are some little differences between Vaseline and aquaphor. They are examples of comestic products and they have a lot of benefits for the body, particularly the human skin. A lot of medicated vaseline and aquaphor are very important in treating babies with rashes. The use of both vaseline and aquaphor can also prevent other skin related problems. However, there are some differences between vaseline and aquaphor. Vaseline is a 100 percent petroleum product.

There are some little differences between Vaseline and aquaphor. They are examples of comestic
It has been researched to have some chemical properties that help to speed up the healing process of a wound. Aquaphor, on the other hand, is not 100 percent petroleum products because it contains other ingredients like ceresin, panthenol, Lanolin and glycerin. Vaseline does not contain other ingredients because its 100 percent petrolatum. Vaseline is mostly used as skin lubricant to treat skin diseases, while aquaphor is not used as a lubricating agent in lotions.

upvote downvote
Reply 

Advertisement
Advertisement
Search for Google images Google Image Icon
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer Loader
Image Preview
Search for Google images Google Image Icon
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer Loader
Image Preview
Search for Google images Google Image Icon
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer Loader

Email Sent
We have sent an email to your address "" with instructions to reset your password.