Ultra-Hydrating Moisturisers To Take With You On Your Winter Holiday
#1: Albion Infinesse Expansion Cream, $200
This moisturiser helps to boosts skin’s moisture and elasticity for greater firmness and smoothness. It has the brand’s exclusive ingredient OSK9, a nano multi-peptide complex. Made of five amino acids (including histidine, arginine, leucine and lysine), this helps to promote the rigorous proliferation of fibroblast tissues and stimulates hyaluronic acid and collagen production, giving the skin a revitalised, healthy resilient density to improve the skin appearance. It even has Royal Jelly extract to strengthen skin’s capillary walls and boost healthy blood circulation and cell metabolism.
#2: Kenzoki Belle de Jour Sacred Lotus Face Cream, $143
This has an enveloping, melt-in texture that intensely hydrates without any heaviness. On work on skin’s top layer, it has Sacred Lotus glycolysat to help preserve skin from stress, while nourishing and boosting elasticity and firmness. Bown seaweed extract boosts vitality while Artemia Salina Plankton gives the complexion a glow.
#3: Dr. Jart Ceramidin Cream, $77, Sephora
Great for sensitive, dehydrated complexions, this helps to soothe and smooth fatigued, dry skin damaged by internal and external stimuli. It is infused with encapsulated ceramide to restore the skin barrier and keeps skin hydrated by preventing moisture loss. It also promotes new cell generation and rejuvenates the complexion.
This lavender-scented gel cream deeply moisturises, protects and soothes dry skin overnight. The silky formula glides easily onto the skin, and gets absorbs instantly to nourish and hydrate dry skin. It has lavender essence to calm and relax the senses, so you wake up refreshed and with soft, supple skin.
#5: La Prairie Skin Caviar Absolute Filler, $960
This moisturising cream has a unique, bouncy texture that is quickly absorbed into skin, infusing it with essential nutrients and moisture. It contains highly concentrated caviar oil and caviar proteins to increase skin volume and firmness, together they deliver nutrients and moisture to the skin and stimulate collagen formation at several levels. Blended with brown algae and peony root extracts, the formula helps smooth skin’s texture and increase elasticity.
#6: Guerlain Orchidee Imperiale The Cream, $680
This silky cream helps to increase skin’s vital energy and improve cell longevity so it looks younger. It not only keeps skin soft and supple, it also works on visible signs of ageing: firmness, density, radiance, wrinkles and fine lines, evenness and elasticity.
This moisturiser has a bouncy texture that allows the cream to glide on smoothly and evenly to infuse skin with long-lasting moisture. It is infused with DAA, an anti-ageing and skin-strengthening ingredient found in red pine, and pine mushrooms extract to boost skin health and elasticity.