We all know that a good skincare routine is nothing without moisturizer, but what if you have acne-prone skin? The myth that moisturizer adds fuel to the fire when treating acne is simply not true, you just need to find the right moisturizer for you. Here are some of the top moisturizers to put to the test.
La Roche-Posay Effaclar Mat
This product is ideal for those with very oily skin. It keeps your skin hydrated while visibly reducing the look of your pores.
CeraVe Facial Moisturizing Lotion
Perfect for all skin types, this lotion with SPF will protect your skin all day. It spreads easily, doesn’t leave a greasy finish and to top it off, it contains the magical Niacinamide, which calms inflamed skin.
Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel with Sunscreen
This oil-free moisturizer is formulated with Hyaluronic Acid which attracts and locks in moisture, leaving your skin looking smooth and supple.
First Aid Beauty Skin Rescue Oil-Free Mattifying Gel
This eco-friendly gel gives acne-prone skin the perfect balance of hydration and oil control. Its composition actively diminishes sebum, reduces greasy skin, discourages blemishes and reduces the appearance of pores.
Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisturizer with Sunscreen
This fragrance-free, oil-free and hypoallergenic moisturizer softens and smooths skin while offering all-day protection and hydration.
Dr. Jart+ Teatreement™ Moisturizer
Dr. Jart promises rapid results with this product. It’s formulated to target impurities, and to restore a healthy balance of oil and moisture that won’t clog your pores. Plus, it’s packed with 81.5% tea tree leaf extract that conditions acne-prone skin.
Bioderma Sébium Pore Refiner Cream
This refining cream is perfect for tightening pores and improving skin texture. Its combination of silica powder, anti-reflection particles and salicylic acid works like magic.
Korres Pomegranate Pore Blurring Moisturizer
Like it says in the name, this product is the ultimate pore buster. Salicylic acid, pomegranate extract and willowherb extract work together to reduce pores, hydrate your skin and give you a fresh glow.
Tatcha The Water Cream
The Water Cream’s mixture of Japanese nutrients, botanical’s and hydration leave your skin pure, poreless and grease-free.
Clinique Dramatically Different Hydrating Jelly
This product is all about in with the good and out with the bad! The lightweight moisturizer offers 24hour hydration repair AND pollution protection.
Glow Recipe Watermelon Pink Juice Oil-Free Moisturizer
It’s vegan, it’s cruelty-free and packed with skin love! This moisturizer calms and brightens skin, bringing out your natural radiance and glow.