Ladies as we all know, New York’s weather can be brutal on our skin. Whether it’s the 90% humidity with no chance of rain or the 18 degrees of painstakingly cold winds, it seems like we can’t catch a break in this city.
The only way to combat such harsh conditions is one word: hydration. So drink your water, eat your fruits, BUT also remember to apply and repeat with a great skin gel.
I present to you, THE TOP 5 SKIN GELS BASED ON REVIEWS!
Neutrogena Hydro Boost Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Face Moisturizer Gel-Cream
Dermotologist tested and forever a favorite, Neutrogena’s Hydro Boost Gel Cream is cheap and effective. The 1.7-ounce jar of gel-cream face moisturizer can absorb up to 1,000 times its weight in water leaving skin beautifully hydrated.
This cream is oil and fragrance free, and absords quickly. Reviewers have gushed over the light weight consistency and how great it is on sensitive skin.
Kiehl’s Ultra Facial Oil-Free Gel-Cream
The always popular beauty brand Kiehl’s is back to offer dry skin goers with an affordable solution for the worst of skin. This 1.7 oz jar is non-greasy and leaves the skin with a fresh texture. With active ingrediants like
Imperata Cylindrica (hydration) and Antarcticine (moisture) reviewers suggest this gel is best for combination skin types.
Oh! And no need to overdue it, a little seems to go a long way here!
Aúreal 407’s Restorative Anti-Aging Skin Gel
Aúreal 407’s Restorative Anti-Aging Skin Gel may be at a higher price point but all for great reason. Rated one of the "Best Skin Gel on Earth" by Avé Skin Research, this cream gives your skin a reboot by restores aging, wrinkles, blemishes and scars.
Through research and science, Aúreal 407’s restorative gel has a one-of-a-kind formula providing amino acids and 100% restorative moisturizing therapy. Reviewers rant about the real ingrediants and ability to work for all skin types.
Algenist’s Multi-Perfecting Pore Corrector Gel Moisturizer
Ladies with big pores, this one is for you! This powerful gel moisturizer includes Alguronic Acid, a compound responsible for regenerating and protecting the microalgae cell, to leave you with flawless skin. This pore corrector provides anti aging benefits and said to even skin tone.
Reviewers love this product for pore minimizing and preventing breakouts; make sure to put on before bed time!
Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel with Pump
A personal lover to all that is Clinique, Clinique’s Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel with Pump is cheap and an overall amazing product. Best used for Oily Skin or Oily/Combination Skin, this product is oil-free and anti-aging.
Reviewers rant about the comfortable sensation, great price and how evenly it applies as a base under makeup.
So the next time someone calls you thirsty, you know it will never be about your skin!…and, for that, you’re welcome.
Feature image credit:newscientist.com