We love winters, but simultaneously hate the dry, tight and dehydrated skin issues that tag along with it. While loading up on a moisturiser every few hours would seem like the most obvious choice. Unfortunately, hydrating dry winter skin isn’t always that simple.
But, if your skin still doesn’t feel as hydrated despite using a moisturiser or feels too greasy after slathering on one, then you’re probably not using the right one for your skin type. But fret not because we’re here to help.
We’ve listed down some amazing winter moisturisers for every skin type. Check ‘em out.
- Pond’s Super Light Gel Oil-Free Moisturiser
- Dermalogica Super Rich Repair
- Lakme Absolute Hydra Pro Gel Crème
- Lakme Absolute Perfect Radiance Skin Brightening Day Creme
- Lakme 9 to 5 Matte Moist Mattifying Moisturiser
Pond’s Super Light Gel Oil-Free Moisturiser
Skin type — Sensitive and acne-prone
If you’re looking for a super nourishing, yet lightweight moisturiser for sensitive, acne-prone skin, you should definitely check out the Pond’s Super Light Gel Oil Free Moisturiser. Enriched with hyaluronic acid and vitamin E, this moisturiser provides 24-hr hydration to keep your skin looking soft and supple. Additionally, the gel texture feels extremely lightweight on the skin and won’t end up clogging your pores and causing acne.
Dermalogica Super Rich Repair
Skin type – mature
To meet the needs of ageing, mature skin, it is essential to switch to a more potent moisturiser. The Dermalogica Super Rich Repair is absolutely perfect for mature skin. Infused with a host of wonderful ingredients such as shea butter, vitamin E and oat kernel extracts prevents water loss, protects the skin from environmental aggressors and soothes dry and itchy skin. Additionally, palmitoyl oligopeptide stimulates collagen and hyaluronic acid production to keep your skin looking young and healthy.
Lakme Absolute Hydra Pro Gel Crème
Skin type – Dry
Winters can make your skin feel super dry, itchy and uncomfortable. That is why it is essential to choose a moisturiser that delivers intense hydration, especially if you have extremely dry skin. And for this reason, we absolutely love the Lakme Absolute Hydra Pro Gel Crème moisturiser. Enriched with skin-loving ingredients such as hyaluronic acid and pentavitin, this moisturiser instantly boosts your skin’s hydration levels by 70%. But that’s not all. It also helps lock in moisture for a whopping 72 hours to give you soft, supple and glowing skin.
Lakme Absolute Perfect Radiance Skin Brightening Day Creme
Skin type – dull skin
The cold weather and lack of humidity can make your skin feel really dull and lifeless during the winters. But we have an easy solution to this problem in the form of Lakme Absolute Perfect Radiance Skin Brightening Day Creme. Activated with Vita-Resorcinol to diminish skin darkening pigments, this creme will keep your skin looking radiant and feeling moisturised all through the winter.
Lakme 9 to 5 Matte Moist Mattifying Moisturiser
Skin type – Oily
Even if you have oily skin during the winters, it is imperative to use a moisturiser to prevent it from getting oilier and breaking out. The Lakme 9 To 5 Matte Moist Mattifying Moisturiser is the one you should be reaching out for. Enriched with tea tree oil and witch hazel extracts, this moisturiser hydrates your skin while controlling the sebum production for 12-hours straight. Additionally, it boasts of a pore-blurring formula, which makes it absolutely perfect to be worn under makeup too.