Drugstore Moisturizers Under $20 for Every Skin Type

February 16, 2021
Genesis Rivas
By: Genesis Rivas | skincare.com by L'Oréal
Drugstore Moisturizers Under $20 for Every Skin Type

With no shortage of moisturizers on the market, it can be a challenge to find a formula that works for your skin type and is affordable. But rest assured, you don’t have to splurge to get effective, hydrating results. Here, we rounded up our favorite moisturizers under $20 for every skin type. 


For Dry Skin: CeraVe Moisturizing Cream

Between dry, flaky patches and itchiness, dry skin can be super uncomfortable. This formula is loaded with hydrating ingredients like hyaluronic acid and ceramides to treat all of your top dry skin concerns and can be used on both your face and body. The price for this magical multi-use moisturizer? Only $16.08 MSRP. 


For Mature Skin: L'Oréal Paris Age Perfect Rosy Tone Cooling Night Moisturizer 


This anti-aging moisturizer can help restore a rosy, youthful tone to dull skin. It’s a rich, non-greasy formula that provides a cooling sensation when applied and can help firm mature skin over time. Score this option at your local drugstore for $19.97 MSRP. 

For Oily or Acne-Prone Skin: Thayers Witch Hazel Blemish Clearing Balm

Just because you have oily or acne-prone skin doesn’t mean you can skip out on moisturizer. You just need a lightweight option that’s going to get the job done without weighing down your skin. This fast-absorbing moisturizer, which contains salicylic acid, helps treat blemishes, prevent clogged pores and provide long-lasting hydration and is only $14.99 MSRP. 


For Combination Skin: Garnier Green Labs Canna-B Pore Perfecting Serum Cream Fragrance Free SPF 30


This moisturizer, sunscreen and serum three-in-one is ideal for those with combination skin. The formula, which is infused with cannabis sativa seed oil and niacinamide, helps reduce the appearance of large pores in just one week. It has a fast-absorbing, lightweight texture and can be picked up for just $18.70 MSRP.  


For Sensitive Skin: ELF Hello Hydration! Face Cream

If you have sensitive skin and are looking to save on your skin care, you can’t go wrong with this cream. For only $12 MSRP, you get a face moisturizer that brightens and evens out the skin tone, locks in hydration and offers a healthy, plumped-looking complexion. 

Photo: Chaunte Vaughn



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