Many of us tend to overlook the need for emulsions and jump straight to applying a moisturiser. That’s because, most of the time, relying on emulsions alone are not enough to hydrate our skin as compared to using a rich cream.
However, it is important to understand that conventional wisdom that oilier skin means a well-hydrated complexion is not necessarily true. In fact, our skin may be dehydrated and require more moisture – and here is where emulsions play an integral role.
Emulsions lock in moisture and should be applied in between your serum and moisturiser to help you achieve a healthy glow. Since they come in lightweight formulae, you won’t have to worry too much about it feeling sticky or greasy post-application. Plus, they are great for those with sensitive and acne-prone skin thanks to their soothing properties.
Here, we suss out some of the best emulsions to consider.