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Skincare Spotlight: High Performance Moisturisers

When it comes to skincare, what men want are simple routines, and effective products. The six moisturisers featured here strike that beautiful balance.

Aug 05, 2019 | By Men's Folio

As skincare becomes more complex these days, an increasing number of men want fuss-free yet effective products that are able to provide their skin with all the essential hydration. The bottom line is that no guy wants to have a drawn out skincare routine. The good news is that there are many highly-effective solutions out there that can achieve just that.

The six moisturisers featured here are a game changer for the male skincare industry. They work for most skin types, while also bringing various nourishing effects to help achieve that healthy, sun-kissed glow. They also help take care of aging, sun damage, and inflammation, so there is no more excuse for men to not take care of their skin.

For The Paleo

Lab Series Daily Moisture Defence Lotion SPF15

100ml of Lab Series‘ all-natural and versatile moisturiser to keep it simple. No grease, no residue, anti-aging and protects one from harmful UV rays. Effective at hydrating along with all these perks, it does not get any more compact than this. For the paleo, you have a pretty lean deal here.

Brickell Men’s Daily Essential Face Moisturiser

Brickell Men’s Daily Essential Face Moisturiser contains aloe, jojoba oil, vitamin E, green tea and hyaluronic acid – ensuring water retention and hydration. This oil-free moisturiser also results in clearer and firmer skin for freshness throughout the day. Due to the vast range of ingredients used, the various skin types will be able to take away something from this. Not to mention, this is all natural too.

For The Practical

Giorgio Armani Perfect Master Anti-Aging Hydra-Fluid Men’s Skincare

Do not let the name fool you, this does way more than just make one look young. The high performance moisturiser by Giorgio Armani is known as a multi-tasker that takes care of every aspect of skincare needs – dealing with oil, wrinkles and enlarged pores to give a matte finish. This could be the closest we can get to a perfect moisturiser.

Rugged & Dapper’s Men’s Face Moisturiser

Capturing versatility, Rugged & Dapper’s Men’s Face Moisturiser as it works to restore elasticity and firmness, provide UV ray protection and even doubles as an aftershave. Comprising of Hyaluronic acid, aloe vera, jojoba oil, and shea butter, it is inevitable that wherever the facial moisturiser is applied on, skin will be endowed with mineral goodness. Since versatility is its middle name, it is a must-have for every man who wants a fuss-free skincare routine.

For The Adventurous

Dr.Jart+ Ceramidin Cream

Skin subjected to the elements will always need to be restored to its former glory and Dr.Jart+‘s Ceramidin Cream does just that. The moisturiser formula strengthens skin barrier drastically to prevent water loss and even relieves itch while hydrating. No wonder, many Koreans, best known for their discerning skincare habits, rave about this moisturiser.

Aesop Parsley Seed Anti-Oxidant Hydrator

Off the bat, this may not resemble a moisturiser, but one will rue the day he passed this one up. Aesop‘s moisturiser gets absorbed fast by the skin and the small size makes it easy to slip into any travel bag. Its anti-oxidant qualities removes any potentially damaging oxidising agents on skin on top of just simply hydrating, one pump is enough to nourish skin and is incredibly useful to fend off the drying effects of a plane cabin. This will leave skin feeling supple and protected even while on the go.

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