5 Moisturizers With a Matte Finish for Oily Skin Types
You may think that because you have an oily complexion you can skip out on moisturizing your skin. But the truth is, not using a moisturizer every day can actually cause your skin to produce even more oil to make up for what it believes to be a loss of moisture. The key to giving your oily skin what it needs is to pick a moisturizer that leaves behind a matte finish. Ahead, we’re sharing our favorite moisturizers that can help keep excess oil away while still hydrating.
This oil-free formula glides onto the skin and provides long-lasting moisture while mattifying the skin and removing excess sebum. Immediately after use, the skin appears mattified, excess shine is reduced and your complexion feels soft and looks plump.
Formulated with micro-exfoliating lipo-hydroxy-acid and hydrating thermal spring water, this moisturizer works to mattify the skin and refine the look of pores. You can use it on its own or as a base for your makeup.
If you have oily and acne-prone skin, try this lightweight gel moisturizer. The formula combines salicylic acid to help clear blemishes and prevent new ones from forming, hyaluronic acid to hydrate and seboclear-MP that helps absorb excess oil and diminish the look of enlarged pores.
This daytime moisturizer is lightweight and non-comedogenic making it perfect for oily skin. The gentle formula is made with hydrating hyaluronic acid and ceramides to help restore and maintain your skin’s natural barrier. It also includes SPF 30 to protect your skin from harmful UV rays.
For only $6.99, this oil-free moisturizer keeps your complexion shine-free all day. It’s formulated with soothing aloe vera to soften the skin and bamboo extract to absorb oil and mattify the complexion.
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