Our go-to beauty department store, Sephora, carries some of the best moisturizers for every skin concerns, types and budgets. So, whether you have oily skin, dry skin, or a little bit of both, Sephora will always have your back with its many moisturizers from some of the world’s best skin care brands.
We’ve curated some of the best moisturizers suitable for all skin tones in three different price ranges: low-range (RM100 and below), mid-range (RM100 to RM300), and high-end (300 and beyond).
What’s great about the moisturizers in this price range is that they tend to be multi-purpose and can be used as a day moisturizer and sunscreen. Like this moisturizer with SPF from Clinique, for example. It’s suitable for people with normal, dry, sensitive, and combination skin due to it is lightweight, yet super hydrating formula. It has a high absorbing rate, too, perfect if you’re in a rush to get out the door.
Dr. Jart+ Ceramidin Cream, RM72
If you’re one of those people who suffer from flaky skin, itchiness, and redness, you should consider this moisturizer from Dr. Jart+. IThe Ceramidin Cream is infused with powerful ceramides to help lock in all the moisture and keep the skin hydrated throughout the day and up to 26 hours. Not only does this moisturizer suits those with dry skin, it can also be used moderately on oily skin to keep the balance of the skin.
Mario Badescu Collagen Moisturizer SPF 15, RM109
Mario Badescu is known for its products suitable for sensitive skin but they do offer other skin care catering to aging and acne-prone skin. For instance, the Mario Badescu Collagen Moisturizer SPF 15 is able to restore the moisture within your skin and lift up saggy areas. The formula is extremely lightweight, absorbent, and can maintain the skin’s even complexion throughout the day.
Mid-Range Moisturizers to Splurge On
Estelle and Thild Biohydrate Total Moist Day Lotion, RM153
People often tell us the importance of vitamin intake in our diet but not many know that vitamin is also highly beneficial for our skin. This Estelle and Thild day moisturizer is packed with vitamins for long-lasting hydration and increased collagen production. It includes the BioHydrate technology, a moisture-rich vitamin boosting range that can keep your skin looking radiant inside and out. The formula is also made with Hyaluronic Acid for a deeper hydration.
Philosophy Renewed Hope in a Jar, RM170
The Philosophy Renewed Hope in a Jar does exactly what it says on the label. This lightweight, whipped moisturizer has a blend of alpha hydroxyl acids in its formula to give you the necessary moisture that will easily be absorbed by the skin. It also renews and replenishes cells to eliminate fine lines, discolorations, and large pores. The result will leave your skin looking dewy, soft, and smooth without the help of any makeup products.
Fresh Lotus Youth Preserve Face Cream, RM222
After using this Fresh face cream, your face will guarantee to be looking, well, fresh. This moisturizer is proven to give you more moisture for up to 24 hours. The formula uses a Super 7 Complex which can help minimize the appearance of pores, eliminate signs of aging, intensify hydration, and boost your skin’s radiance through its maca root extract.
High-End Moisturizers for When You’re Feeling Boujee
Kate Somerville Goat Milk Cream, RM310
When it comes to moisturizer, we don’t normally associate it with dairy. Sure, dairy can be good for the skin in the form of milk baths but what about the face? And what if it’s goat’s milk instead of cow’s? You can find out for yourself with this moisturizer from Kate Somerville. The proteins, vitamins, and amino acids found in this moisturizer can maintain the balance of the moisture within the skin and boost renewal of cells.
SK-II Treatment Essence, RM632
If you need a little more push in rejuvenating your skin, consider investing on the SK-II Treatment Essence. This moisturizer is formulated with Piera which can effectively increase the rate of cell regeneration. You will see your lines and aging signs disappear after using the SK-II Treatment Essence. It is also rich in amino acids, minerals, and vitamins to keep the skin balanced and radiant.
La Mer Crème de la Mer, RM1,328
We saved the best for last because this luxurious face cream is like a Cartier jewelry for your face. The reason for its high - but worth it, price is because the formula includes hand-harvested sea kelp and minerals gathered via a natural fermentation process. Other than hydrating your skin, it can completely get rid of dullness, uneven texture, and the appearance of large pores. The Miracle Broth in this product will also soften, nourish, soothe, and repair; it will do basically everything a moisturizer can do.