After cleansing, toning, and exfoliating, moisturizing is the final step to a complete beauty routine. This last step is when you replace all the vitamins and essentials into your open pores. Finding the right one could make or break you (out) so invest in something that’s made with premium ingredients and is suited for your skin. We picked eight face creams for different skin types and concerns to help you wake up to a face that doesn’t need that extra dab of concealer or even foundation all together.
Sisleÿa L’Intégral Anti-Age
This day and night moisturizer is worth a pretty penny but it earns its dues. With collagen-boosting natural ingredients, it helps fight the signs of aging, reverse sun damage, and brightens your dark circles due to lack of sleep.
Sisley. Available at Rustan’s The Beauty Source, Glorietta 4. For a complete list of stores and more information, visit their website.
Mario Badescu Seaweed Night Cream
Made with collagen, seaweed, and hyaluronic acid, this is best for oily skin. Formulated to be oil-free, it doesn’t leave a sticky feeling while it brightens dark skin and gives your complexion a lifted, glowing look.
Mario Badescu. Available via SephoraPH.
Nuxe Nourishing Day Cream
Red, irritated skin will get a much needed lipid boost with this jar. Created with honey, it helps reduce the effects of external damage and leaves skin relieved and moisturized.
Nuxe. Available at selected Beauty Bar branches and Rustan’s The Beauty Source, Glorietta 4. For a complete list of stores and more information, visit their website.
Estée Lauder Nutritious Vitality8 Radiant Overnight Creme/Mask
As the name suggests, this new product from Estée Lauder acts as a cream and a mask to give you a rested look. The 8 refers to the number of days you’ll see results.
Estée Lauder. Available at Rustan’s The Beauty Source, Shangri-la Mall. For a complete list of stores and more information, visit their website.
Benefit Total Moisture Facial Cream
Made with mango butter, the Benefit Total Face Cream is a yummy treat for dry to normal skin. It’s tri-radiance complex nourishes the skin by reinforcing its water reserves to give a healthy look and feel.
Benefit. Available at Greenbelt 5. For a complete list of stores and more information, visit their website.
First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Hydra-Firm Sleeping Cream
Made for all skin types, this vlogger favorite repairs the skin to reduce fine lines, wrinkles, and dryness. It does so without all the bad stuff such as parabens and sulfates.
First Aid Beauty. Available via SephoraPH.
Origins High Potency Night-A-Mins Cream
Consider this a vitamin supplement specifically for your face. Made with oranges and Vitamins C, E, and H, it’s best for dehydrated and damaged skin that needs a fast remedy.
Origins. Available at SM Megamall. For a complete list of stores and more information, visit their website.
Avène Skin Recovery Cream
Made for sensitive skin that’s irritated instantly, not only does it help calm down redness but protects your skin from the elements. You’ll also be worry-free from making your skin even more sensitive as it is made preservative-free, paraben-free, fragrance-free, and alcohol-free.
Avène. Available at selected Watson’s branches. For more information, visit their website.
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