Avène Akérat 30 Cream for Localized Areas is a nourishing, exfoliating cream that restores dry, rough, flaky skin associated with Psoriasis, Ichthyosis and Keratosis Pilaris. It is used on localized areas such as the elbows, feet, hands and scalp that have excessive thickening. Key ingredients include Lactic Acid which promotes cell turnover and nourishes the skin and Urea 10% which hydrates and exfoliates dead skin cells leaving it velvety soft. It also contains Salicylic Acid which is a keratolytic that exfoliates and helps to smooth rough, flaky skin. Avène Thermal Spring Water further soothes the skin and provides comfort. This product reduces chronic skin thickening, hydrates and increases suppleness. It is not recommended for use on lesions or on children under the age of 3 and should only be applied on the body, not the face. It should also not to be used on skin that has any type of active Eczema as it will irritate the skin.