10 best moisturizers for oily skin, the cheap pick
I’ve searched the web for the best moisturizers for oily skin. From Daily Glow, Allure Magazine, Total Beauty, review sites and more reviews, I’ve come up with this list of affordable lucky items. I do hope this will help you find your one and only, the most loved and adored, best facial moisturizer for your oily skin and tight pockets.
1. Kiss My Face Moisturizer, Peaches & Cream 4.99$
At only 4.99$ this product is a top pick for many who are on a tight budget but still looking for the best of the best in moisturizing. What makes it good for oily skin? It contains 4% of AHA that is especially good to exfoliate dead skin cells and unclog pores.
2. St. Ives COollagen Elastin Facial Moisturizer, $5.39
Pick number 4 on TotalBeauty.com, unlike other products that are filled with countless benefits from which too few actually work, on St. Ives webpage you can only read one: “restores moisture”, that’s quite a short and simple claim however all the other claims (non-comedogenic, non-irritant, smooths fine lines) come from its users, like it’s suppose to. Check out the user reviews here and be amazed what 5 bucks can do for your skin.
3. Clean & Clear Oil-Free Dual Action Moisturizer, $5.99
This little fellow is considered an inexpensive miracle worker when it comes to simply moisturizing your skin without having to cope with the greasy-feeling afterwards. Featured in DailyGlow as a best solution for oily skin it contains 0.5 % salicylic acid, or BHA, a known anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial acid. Here’s a good review that you can read.
4. Eucerin Everyday Protection Sensitive Skin Face Lotion SPF 30, $8.75
Recommended by DailyGlow as one of the best drugstore moisturizers for oily skin that contains sunscreen, SPF 30, it is non-comedogenic with a non-greasy formula and fragrance-free good for sensitive skin. This product is recommended by dermatologists and also by the Skin Cancer Foundation as an effective sunblock.
5. Neutrogena Healthy Skin Anti-Wrinkle Cream Night, $13.99
Featured in DailyGlow under best drugstore night moisturizer for oily skin this is also an anti-wrinkle solution because it is formulated with Retinol, a rather trendy anti-aging ingredient. It is highly rated on epinions.com
6. Glycolix Elite Facial Cream Ultra Lite, 15$
Recommended by Dr. Cynthia Bailey this is a very light glycerine moisturizer for acne prone and oily skin. Not only the reviews from DermaStore rate this product very highly but also the formulation contains ingredients with good moisturizing and ati-bacterial properties, and the first one is Aloe Vera.
7. On a Clear Day Oil-free Moisturizer Phylosophy, 22$
Recommended by Allure magazine, this is a moisturizing gel for adult acne. It hydrates the skin and has anti-bacterial properties.
8. Glycolix Elite Facial Cream 15%, 23$
Also recommended by Dr. Cynthia Bailey, this moisturizer has 15% glycolic acid and it is ideal for users with oily skin who are looking for an anti-aging solution. The downside of a strong AHA-base product is that it may cause skin irritations. So, unless your skin gets easily irritated you’ve got yourself a good product to play around with.
9. Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel, 24$
Rated as best facial moisturizer for oily/combination skin on BestCovery.com this is an oil-free hydrating lotion that claims to visibly improve your skin tone. And, as Temptalia.com states, this is one of the few high-end brands that sells a moisturizer in a pump bottle. So thumbs up for the pump!
10. Boscia Oil-Free Daily Hydration SPF 15, 27$
This moisturizer holds the third position in 19 BEST FACE MOISTURIZERS rated with 9.1 by the TotalBeauty.com’s readers. As one of Sephora’s brands it is formulated without parabens, Sulfates, Synthetic Fragrances, Synthetic Dyes, Petro-Chemicals and Phthalates and they like to think about themselves as the world’s first 100% preservative-free skincare brand. I don’t know about these big words but at least the product comes in a tube, it does have SPF 15 and people have praised its non-greasy, anti-aging and purifying properties. Read reviews here.