Dry skin woes are the absolute worst. Not only does your skin feel tight and flaky, but it also looks extremely dull. While you could try to remedy it with some makeup, it only hurts when you can’t get a perfect finish because of how cakey your foundation ends up getting on your skin. What’s worse is the pain of living with the overbearing fear of getting wrinkles sooner than others your age because of the lack of moisture that is essential to keep your skin healthy. But there is a very simple solution to all of these issues. I bet you know what I’m getting at. Yes, that’s right—moisturizer. Following, I’ve put together a list of the 10 best face creams for dry skin available in the market.
Lotus Herbals’ Wheatjuvenate Wheatgerm Oil Facial Massage Cream contains the astringent, antiseptic, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and skin rejuvenating properties of Ashwagandha and Tulsi. It also contains wheat germ and almond oils along with the humectant properties of honey.
Rs. 345/- for 50g
Biotique’s Bio Wheat Germ Youthful Nourishing Night Cream provides intense nourishment and hydration for dry skin. It contains vitamins A, B, D, and E, all of which are essential for healthy skin. It also contains extracts of Galangal and Carrot, along with essential minerals and the oils of sunflower and almond. Wheat germ, which is the key ingredient, has strong antioxidant properties which help keep your skin healthy and moisturized.
Rs. 230/- for 50g
The Body Shop’s Vitamin E Intense Moisture Cream helps keep your skin hydrated despite exposure to dehydrating external conditions. This moisturizer contains a wheat-derived ingredient which helps mimic the carbohydrates present in your skin. This forms a protective outer layer over your skin which helps lock the moisture in, leaving your skin feeling soft and supple.
Rs. 1195/- for 50mL
Cetaphil’s Daily Advance Ultra Hydrating Lotion has been formulated with a combination of five key ingredients that help keep your skin hydrated for 24 hours. It helps replenish the lipids on your skin, providing it with long-lasting and fast-acting moisturization. The formula is non-greasy, non-comedogenic, and fragrance-free, making it perfect for those who have sensitive skin types.
Rs. 150/- for 30g
Clinique’s Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief is a gel-cream formula that claims to plump your skin with intense hydration for 24 hours. It helps get rid of fine lines, tightness, and flakiness with regular use. The product is oil-free, and you can notice its positive effects right after the first use.
Rs. 1250 for 30mL
Pond’s Dry Skin Cream is described as a hydrating and rich facial moisturizer. It has a creamy formula that spreads well and is easily absorbed. It helps significantly reduce dryness while giving you smooth, soft, and radiant skin. This face cream for dry skin is also hypoallergenic and does not clog your pores.
Rs. 784/- for 110g
Plum’s E-Luminence Deep Moisturizing Crème has been formulated with the hydrating properties of vitamin E combined with other plant nutrients. It helps moisturize dry and damaged skin, leaving it with a dewy radiance. This moisturizing face cream for dry skin contains vitamin E, jojoba oil, kokum butter, grape seed oil, sea buckthorn oil, and extracts of chamomile, rose, calendula, white willow bark, elderflower, and red clover.
Rs. 575/- for 50mL
Kaya’s Purifying Nourisher has been formulated with Aloe Vera extracts which help hydrate your skin, keeping it soft and supple. The product has a non-greasy formula which does not clog your pores or cause any breakouts. It is a mild formulation which is free of fragrances, helping it soothe your skin while providing it with moisture.
Rs. 680/- for 50mL
Lakme’s Maximum Moisturizer Winter Intense is not only extremely hydrating on the skin, but it has been specially formulated for winters when the weather tends to dry out your skin even more. It leaves your skin with a dewy sheen and also works as an excellent makeup base.
Rs. 330/- for 200mL
VLCC’s Honey Moisturizer has been specifically formulated for normal to dry skin types. It contains honey’s humectant properties which help seal moisture to your skin. It also contains Jojoba, Olive, and Almond oils which help keep your skin healthy and hydrated.
Rs. 215/- for 100mL
Dry skin problems are definitely among the worst, but a little bit of care with the right products can provide your skin with long-lasting hydration. Have you tried any of these products? If yes, which according to you is a good face cream for dry skin? Tell us about your experience in the comments section below.