Redness, cake-y makeup, and itching are all the hallmarks of uncomfortably dry skin. If you fall in this camp, you know the struggle too well, which is why it's crucial to find a moisturizer that soothes your face with a salvo of hydration before you step out the door. Here, the moisturizers we love for saving us from daily lizard-skin nightmares.More
The key word here is nourishing: Caudalie's grape-oil and vinolevure—a skin fortifying compound sourced from wine yeast—combo are just what the doctor ordered for a deep hydration cure for thirsty skin. So who said grapes weren't good for anything but food and wine?
Caudalie Vinosource Intense Moisture Rescue Cream, $39; sephora.com.
Because hot showers often get the best of our skin, Bioderma designed this anti-redness moisturizer to target inflammation after the water leaves your face. Dry skin and rosacea are treated to the most soothing of oils and skin repairing ingredients, so you don't have to double up on the green concealer before you head off to work.
Bioderma Sensibio AR Cream, $25; beautylish.com.