Must-Have Moisturizers

Must-Have Moisturizers


Since autumn has officially just begun, let’s talk about moisturizers fall/winter skin. Everyone needs a moisturizer no matter your skin type, but its important to know how to choose amongst the wonderful agents found on the market. As a dermatologist, I get to experiment and listen to market research for multiple brands, so after some considerations and MULTIPLE patients reviews, these are my go to choices:

Oily Skin (fall/winter): If you dry out oily skin it can actually overcompensate with more oil, so be aware and wear some moisturizer— Hydrating Gel Cream

  • Elta MD AM and PM Moisturizer
  • Neutrogena Hydroboost gel moisturizer
  • Elta MD UV clear SPF 46
  • Cetaphil oil-control moisturizer

Sensitive Skin/ Combination skin (fall/winter)

  • CeraVe PM facial moisturizing lotion
  • Elta MD UV Daily SPF 40 Moisturizing
  • Kiehl’s Oil Free Moisturizer

Dry Skin (fall/winter):

  • Laroche Posay Lipkar balm intense repair moisturizing cream
  • Laroche Posay Cicaplast Baume B5 (post procedure sensitive dry skin)
  • Vanicream facial moisturizer (AM/PM, eczema, very dry skin)
  • REN Ultra Moisturizer Day Cream

Now, this is by far not an extensive list but it does cover some key points:

Oily skin- Gels or lotions that are oil-free and non comedogenic

Combination/Sensitive- lotions and hypoallergenic and non-comedogenic

Dry Skin- CREAMS > gels/lotions


Retinoath Serum
Inzincable Suncreen
CE Ferulic Serum
Vitamin Fortified Cream
TNS Recovery Complex
Retinol Serum
Eye Bundle: Brightening Eye Masks and Sleep Silk Mask
Blue Light Spot Treatment
Microcurrent Contour
Eryfotona Actinica Daily mineral SPF 50+ sunscreen TINTED
Rapid Growth Serum
Skin Drops ISDIN - Bronze
Skin Drops Foundation - Sand
EltaMD UV Clear SPF 46
ISDEN Eryfotona Actinica Daily mineral SPF 50+ sunscreen
Alastin Mineral Brush
Hydrating Eye Serum
Clay Mint Mask
Multi Acid Enzyme Cleanser
Gentle Cream Cleanser
Azelaic Acid
Polyglutamic Serum
Microbiome Serum
Niacinamide Serum
Silk Bundle-Pillowcase, Eye Mask, and Face Mask
Silk Face Mask
Silk Eye Mask
Silk Pillowcase
Brightening Eye Masks
TBH Facial Serum

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