Great for dry or mature skin, this rich moisturiser aids in strengthening weak skin. The red pine and wild mushroom extracts contained within reportedly boost skin elasticity for a softer, smoother complexion.
#2: Nars Skin Restorative Night Treatment, $120
To be applied after moisturiser, its unique gel-to-oil formulation creates a fine protective layer that lasts all night, preventing moisture loss so that your complexion’s plump and hydrated in the morning.
#3: M.A.C Prep + Prime Essential Oils, $38
Versatile enough to be used alone or added to a moisturiser or foundation. Just one drop is enough to soften skin and leave it with a healthy glow.
This water-in-oil emulsion has the highest concentration of the brand’s signature ingredient Glycanactif to repair skin that’s under attack from the harsh environment, stress, and changes in the climate. Its balm-like texture melts into skin to soothe and treat dehydration.
#5: Aromatherapy Associates Hydrating Triple Rose Renewing Moisturiser, $149, Sephora
Moroccan, Turkish and Bulgarian rose extracts soften and hydrate skin, while rose hip and red algae extracts protect, tone, and prevent moisture loss.
Formulated with a blend of green, brown and red algae, this serum is said to help skin attract and retain moisture throughout the day to keep it optimally hydrated, while boosting its energy levels for a healthier, plumper appearance.
#7: L’Occitane Organic Shea Butter, $17.50
Rich in vitamins and fatty acids that assist in repairing a damaged protective barrier and fighting free radicals, this multi-use moisturiser can be applied on dehydrated areas of the face, lips, elbows and feet.
#8: Bobbi Brown Remedies Skin Moisture Solution No. 86, $66
A moisturising booster with a combination of hyaluronic acid and mineral-infused water that boosts skin’s moisture barrier and instantly hydrates parched complexions. Use it on its own or mix it into existing serums or creams.
This story first appeared in Female‘s February 2017 issue.