Why We’re Ditching Our Face Moisturizer This Summer

by Stephanie Montes

For skincare junkies like us, the thought of saying sayonara to facial moisturizers is stress inducing, to say the least. But this summer, we’re getting our hydration with a product of a different consistency. Gel moisturizers are lightweight and sink into skin to deeply hydrate without feeling sticky or thick, which is ideal for those hot summer days. Here, shop 5 of our favorites to stock up on before temperatures rise.

Feeling Gel-ous

Photo: Courtesy of Dolce & Gabbana

Best for combination, oily and dry skin, this gel-cream moisturizer refreshes and hydrates skin leaving it smooth and healthy looking.

Loaded with antioxidants, this daily gel moisturizer makes skin look radiant and brighter.

Go for this water-based gel moisturizer to hydrate seriously parched skin.

If oily skin is your enemy, this water-gel moisturizer mattifies skin without drying it out.

Get a brighter-looking complexion in no time with this moisturizer that quickly sinks into skin.