We Round Up All The Latest Hydration Trends You Need To Know

Anyone geared up for that mid-year summer getaway should also gear up on the latest trends to know about keeping skin quenched. Not a hard thing to do, considering it’s also when brands tend to have their biggest hydrating launches – and you’ve folks like us to do all the legwork.

Oil Is The “IT” Ingredient

It already exists in our complexion naturally, working with water to improve skin’s barrier system, keep out free radical damage, and lock in moisture from within. So it only makes sense to apply the same logic to skincare, no?

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moisturisers

Laneige Water Bank Double Layering Oil, $50

A lightweight serum that’s a powerhouse hydrator, thanks to a blend of naturally derived oils and the brand’s quick-absorbing Hydro Ion Mineral Water, which leaves skin looking visibly radiant.

Vichy Aqualia Thermal Spa Oil-in-Water Essence, $52

Think of this – Vichy’s first microcapsule essence – as a watery oil with a toner-like texture. Boosted by hyaluronic acid, vitamin E and the brand’s signature Thermal Spa water, it replenishes hydration levels and bolsters skin’s natural barrier.