Ultra-Light Gel Moisturizers You’ll Want to Use All Summer
Whether you have dry skin, oily skin or anything in between, the hot and muggy temperatures that come with summer are enough to make anyone want to switch to their skin care to more lightweight formulas. When it comes to our moisturizer specifically though, it’s necessary to find a formula that doesn’t make your face feel greasy or sticky but also keeps your complexion hydrated throughout the day. That’s where gel moisturizers come in. These water-based hydrators are lightweight, refreshing and can help stop unwanted shine all while leaving your skin moisturized. Ahead, we rounded up our favorite gel moisturizers to swap into your skin-care routine for summer.
Confidence in a Gel Lotion Moisturizer is an oil-free, fast-absorbing gel moisturizer that delivers up to 72 hours of hydration. The formula is infused with ceramides, glycerin and cactus flower extract to help smooth visible fine lines and leave skin looking radiant. The weightless gel moisturizer also acts as a two-in-one product to prime the skin for makeup.
This non-comedogenic gel moisturizer is formulated for normal to oily skin types. Its non-greasy texture delivers long-lasting hydration with an instant cooling effect that leaves skin feeling refreshed. Not only that, but it also has mattifying properties to help keep your complexion shine-free.
If you have dehydrated skin, Vichy’s water-gel moisturizer is a great choice for you. It’s formulated with 97% natural-origin ingredients like hyaluronic acid, plant sugar and Vichy’s signature 15 mineral-rich thermal water to boost hydration and leave skin looking supple.
This lightweight gel moisturizer calms and brightens your complexion. It’s formulated with watermelon extract to soothe irritation, hydrating hyaluronic acid and antioxidants to help protect the skin against environmental aggressors.