Let me share with you 6 of the best moisturizers I have, love and use daily depending on my skin needs. If you spend a lot of time on planes, struggle with breakouts at every seasons change or just look for a new lotion to hydrate your precious face these are absolute must have in your cabinet.
BEST MOISTURIZER FOR TRAVELING
La Mer – The Moisturizing Cool Gel Cream 30ml 163€
Remember the article I wrote about the launch of this cream last year? I am loyal to my favorites and still believe this weightless gel cream holds on to her promises when it comes to calming and replenishing your skin. The formula of the Moisturizing Cool Gel Cream contains La Mer’s famous Miracle Broth delivering healing moisture for a fresh, healthy radiance and a new wave of cool. A must to have on your radar!
BEST MOISTURIZER FOR PRE-MAKEUP
Embryolisse – Lait Crème Concentré 75ml 17,50€
Not only is this cream a cult product it is also the perfect multi tasker! It’s no news that in order for your makeup to look good your skin needs to be hydrated, so include this rich moisturizer in your routine. This creamy lotion is a 3 in 1 product known worldwide by make-up artists. Use it as a primer, moisturizer, and make-up remover. Share it with your man? It also reduces irritation after shaving! Now you have a real beauty secret… Share without moderation!
BEST MOISTURIZER FOR ULTIMATE HYDRATION BOOST
Valmont – Moisturizing Booster Limited Edition 50ml 278€ / 20ml 140€
If you splurge on one product this month, please make it this one! We only have one face and it’s the first thing you see, you want it to look at its finest. This was last New Year’s Limited Edition but their iconic serum is available in smaller size as well. Use this gel/serum every morning before your cream to offer your skin an extra shot of Hyaluronic Acid and comfort especially during Winter.
BEST MOISTURIZER FOR CITY PEEPS
Clinique – Dramatically Different Hydrating Jelly 125ml 55€
Pollution, anxiety, stress, UV rays and people in general are our worst enemies in the city. This water-jelly will deliver multiple actions: 24-hour hydration with Clean Shield Technology™ , repair and strengthens your skin moisture barrier, finally and pollution protection. Bonus: the oil-free formula is non-sticky and leaves no residue!
BEST MOISTURIZER FOR BRIGHTENING
PIXI – Vitamin C Lotion 50ml 31€
Your complexion looks dull and uneven? I suggest you read about my skincare secret weapon next Saturday… Then I recommend you start incorporating Vitamin C in your skincare regimen and recommend this hydrating lotion. Vitamin C has potent antioxidant power, it promotes healthy collagen production and is known to boost and reveal skin luminosity.
BEST MOISTURIZER FOR DRY SKIN
Laneige – Water Bank Hydrating Gel 50ml 33€
An essential if you have dry, sensitive skin. This lightweight gel cream will deliver long lasting hydration and lock in skin’s natural moisture barrier with hydro ionized mineral water and biogenesis technology. It will also lower skin temperature by 2.4°C upon application thanks to Winter Cypress cooling and soothing properties.
This article is not sponsored, I bought most of the moisturizers I presented here and some of them have been gifted. My opinion is as honest as it can be and I hope it will help some of you choose the cream that suits your skin best!