Keep moisture in and dryness out and maybe even fight a wrinkle or two with these moisturizers. They're either backed by our Good Housekeeping Seal , top-tested in our Beauty Lab, or editor favorites. Our Beauty Lab found it moisturizes for up to four hours and absorbed quickly, leaving a non-greasy finish that won't congest pores. With its bouncy, refreshing gel texture, Neutrogena's innovative hyaluronic acid moisturizer quenches parched skin instantly and all day long. It can be easy to forget SPF when you're not heading to the beach, so reach for a moisturizer with it built-in. It's an anti-aging serum, moisturizer, and sunscreen in one. Testers also gave it perfect marks for not being greasy or irritating.
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Olay Total Effects Anti-Aging Moisturizer gets a lot of love from experts and users alike, thanks to its blend of beneficial antioxidants and niacinamide, a cell-communicating ingredient. A fragrance-free formulation with a silky texture that absorbs readily into the skin, Olay Total Effects Anti-Aging Moisturizer keeps skin hydrated while also helping to ward off fine lines and wrinkles. One caveat: its SPF 15 rating means you'll need to add another sunscreen product to get the recommended SPF 30 protection. Marketed as a night cream but suitable for both day and nighttime use, CeraVe PM Moisturizing Facial Lotion is both gentle and effective, with a light, gel-like texture that doesn't leave a greasy feel or sticky residue behind -- meaning it's easily worn under makeup.
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Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. At the bare minimum, your moisturizer should hydrate your skin. And while that seems easy enough, shopping for a new moisturizer is anything but. Skin type, budget and top skin concerns matter too, only adding more pressure to an already stressful situation.
I use Clinique Moisture Surge in the summer, and Cetaphil in the winter. Happy to see that both were on this list, they are great! I don't care what anyone says