Derek Zoolander said it best: “Moisture is the essence of wetness, and wetness is the essence of beauty.” Here, our top picks to reverse dry skin forever.
What I love about this moisturizer is not only does it keep my skin from drying out but it contains a bit of retinol, that anti-aging miracle worker all dermatologists swear by. I’ve incorporated this moisturizer seamlessly into my daily routine and my sensitive skin had no issue with it. Downside: It’s pricey.
At USD$100 a pop, I was worried when I finally tried it, I’d be disappointed. I am not! It’s rich, but absorbs well, so I don’t feel or look greasy. I also really, really love the facial-massage instructions included on the label, which has meant that I no longer just apply my moisturizer, but have at least 10 seconds of blissful me-time.
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The ceramides-boosted formula smoothes skin so well I haven’t had to use primer in six months, and the scent is the loveliest, like fresh-cut flowers. Plus, it eliminated an odd patch of scaly skin above my eyebrow that not even a desperate investment in La Mer would fix.
This product is so good that I emptied what I could from the bottle. Then, I took a Q-Tip and mopped all the remnants from the inside walls. It is just that remarkable.Not many moisturizers agreed with me but from the very first application, I could tell this was not the sort of product that just sat on the surface and did nothing. My skin actually felt softer and was moisturised for hours after, and that’s just after one application!
I’ve been known to hive at the mere suggestion a wool turtleneck might touch my cheek. That’s how super-sensitive my dry skin is. While it does not agree with many products. On Själ Light Cellular Renewal Creme, we are aligned. The super lightweight, and super luxe, lotion leaves my face baby soft and feels heavenly going on, and green tea and red algae soothe any mottling that might be betraying my sensitive side.
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Dry skin may also need coverage, that’s why we went one step further to pick out our top 3 favourites that sit seamlessly with dehydrated complexions.
A liquid foundation and skincare serum in one. The serum works behind-the-scenes so your complexion will soon become as healthy as it appears. Use to even out skin and any discoloration or pigmentation issues.
The hybrid complexion corrector gives you the benefits of a full foundation without the cakey feeling. Plus, the oil-free formula is packed with peptides, vitamins, and moisturizers to provide hydration.
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The tint stick nourishes dry skin with a combination of avocado, mandarin, and olive oils. Use the formula to build for full coverage and to create a dewy makeup look.