Look after your skin with these fuss-free men’s moisturisers

No idea where to start with skincare? Let’s begin with an essential, moisturiser.

But first, here’s why you need to wear moisturiser daily.

Moisturisers aren’t just for women! At the end of the day skin is skin and you need to take care of it. Using this one product can make your skin feel healthier, smoother and hydrated. Men and women can mostly wear the same moisturisers, but men tend to have normal to oily skin. Therefore, oil-free moisturisers are better. Moisturising after exfoliation helps to restore the skin’s protective barrier. You may be reading thinking, what is exfoliation? Exfoliating is the removal of dead skin cells; shaving is a form of this. So, which moisturiser should you be using? Keep reading to find out!

CeraVe Daily Moisturising Lotion

CeraVe Moisturising Lotion £9.50

Oil-free and lightweight this daily moisturiser is essential. Included are hyaluronic acid and ceramides, this moisturiser will not only hydrate your skin but also maintain the skin’s protective barrier. Another element of this product is that it is a non-comedogenic formula. It means that it won’t clog up your pores as clogged pores lead to spots. CeraVe is an affordable brand with products that do their job. The daily moisturiser is easy to use, apply this product day and night to see the effects.

Clinique for Men Moisturising Lotion

Clinique for Men £26

Another lightweight formula, absorbing quickly, that won’t leave your skin feeling greasy is the Clinique for Men Moisturising Lotion. It hydrates your skin all day while strengthening your skin. Not only this but this moisturiser soothes any shaving irritation you may have, cools any razor burns and redness. It is perfect for oilier skin as it balances your skin’s moisture levels. Apply this moisturiser every morning and evening to see your skin looking healthier than ever!

The Ordinary Natural Moisturising Factors + HA

The Ordinary Natural Moisturising Factors +HA £4.90

The cheapest, no fuss and straight to it moisturiser money can buy is The Ordinary Natural Moisturising Factors. It offers immediate hydration and lasting results when you use it continually. This moisturiser is great if you are on a budget, or a university student as it has all the ingredients you need for your skin just without the high price point and fancy packaging. It’s perfect for men as it is oil-free and non-greasy. Apply this moisturiser as much as you need, recommended every morning and night.

E45 Moisturising Lotion

E45 Moisturising Lotion £7.49

You have most likely heard of the brand E45 before as they are well known for their creams and lotions for those with sensitive skin. This E45 Lotion has a very light consistency and is fragrance-free. This dual-purpose, moisturiser is to be used all over the body, more importantly, the face. If you suffer from any allergies, psoriasis, eczema or have sensitive skin, this is the best moisturiser for you. This is because it has a gentle, hypoallergenic formulation. Use this when you wake up and when you go to bed.

After reading this, you should be equipped with the basic knowledge to find the best moisturiser for you!

By Eleanor Coleman