So how exactly do you deal with two skin concerns at the same time? It’s all about getting products that deal with skin hydration and moisture retention for your dry patches but also keeps the shine at bay. Confused? Check out these moisturisers created specifically for combination skin that you can easily get in Singapore.
Dr. Jart+ Vital Hydra Solution Biome Water Cream
This moisturiser promises to keep your skin hydrated and balanced up to “microbiome level”. Its gel formula that easily absorbs into the skin leaves your oily areas also well hydrated so it doesn’t produce excess sebum. It also contains Dr.Jart’s unique hydrating skincare solution, Vital Aid™, that helps lock-in all these benefits on your skin upon continued use. Get it now here.
Supergoop! Superscreen Daily Moisturizer SPF 40 PA+++
Worrying about your combination skin is already one thing; you don’t want to add a concern for sun damage into the mix. This pick from Supergoop! has clean and ‘reef-safe’ ingredients like safflower that help soothe and smoothen the skin. It’s also packed with SPF and formulated with cerium which helps to prevent blue light damage. Check out our review of this product and, while you’re at it, grab a tub here.
Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel
Formulated with soothing and nourishing ingredients like sunflower, cucumber, and barley extract known for their skin repair and rejuvenating properties, this moisturiser is meant to be an all-rounder for a time-saving skincare routine. Get it now here.
Kenzoki Hydration Flow Moisturizing Skin Guardian - Combination To Oily Skin
This Kenzoki moisturiser has hyaluronic acid that not only hydrates but also strengthens the skin barrier and Sacred Lotus Flower Water Extract that “stimulates the skin's natural hydration flows” for long-term moisture. Did we mention this minimalist packaging is just gorgeous? Add it to your vanity now by getting it here.
Dermalogica Intensive Moisture Balance Moisturizer
If you’re willing to splurge a little, then consider this Demalogica moisturiser. It packs a punch with its BioReplenish Complex™ that helps ‘support [skin] barrier recovery’ and Chlorella Algae complex that balances out the skin’s natural microbiome for a renewed and replenished look. It also has anti-inflammatory ingredients like aloe vera and centella asiatica that work for both your dry and oily patches. Add it the next time you go beauty shopping here.
Naturie Hatomugi Skin Conditioning Gel
This J-beauty pick is made from hatomugi (better known as coix seeds or Job’s tears) which is known for helping retain skin moisture. It is also rich in antioxidants that fight off factors that cause skin damage and skin-evening properties for strong and smooth skin. The mild formula and smooth gel texture make it lightweight and easy for the skin to absorb, making it perfect to blend with other skincare products or wear underneath makeup. Get it from Watsons.
Senka Deep Moist Gel Cream
This pick from Senka is formulated to act like a moisturising mask that hydrates your face all day. It’s infused with Chestnut Rose Extract which helps in long-term moisture retention, as well as Shiseido’s NATU-ENCE Formulation™, a technology that ensures beauty ingredients are absorbed in the skin better. Get this gem for your beauty routine here.
Glow Recipe Plum Plump Hyaluronic Cream
Glow Recipe lives up to its name by combining ingredients that deliver, well, a glow. This new combination skin champion added to its range uses the double power of ‘multi-weight hyaluronic acids’ for skin-plumping hydration and polyglutamic acid that’s known for locking in moisture long term. It also has plums and ice willowherb, which help with oil control and skin repair while keeping the skin looking dewy and fresh. It’ll be available on Sephora.sg starting today. Meanwhile, in-store availability starts at 27 January.
CosRX Advanced Snail 92 All-In-One Cream
Committing to its claim of being ‘all-in-one’, this K-beauty product uses 92% snail secretion filtrate that not only helps in delivering hydration but also addressing skin damage, dealing with inflammation, strengthen moisture barriers, and fighting factors that result in dullness and other skin issues. This main ingredient also has anti-ageing properties. Get it here.
SK-II Pitera Skinpower Cream
If you love SK-II’s cult-favourite Facial Treatment Essence, here’s another product you should not skip out on. The SK-II Pitera Skinpower Cream is created with InfinitPower Technology that makes sure the skin stays plump and healthy inside and out all day, everyday. This skin booster also helps in combating external aggressors, preventing other potential skin issues from arising. Check out the effects for yourself by getting it here.
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