The Six Best Korean Lightweight Moisturisers for Summer
Summer is officially here, it means we must prepare for the hot and humid weather that increases the oil production from sebaceous glands caused our skin tends to be more oily. Does it mean we even need to hydrate our skin at all? The answer is yes, even those with oily skin still need hydration, as oily skin can be dehydrated and this may cause the oil glands to be more active.
Here are our hand-picked top lightweight moisturisers for summer to keep your skin hydrated without feeling greasy.
1. Laneige Water Bank Hydro Cream EX
Suitable for skin always feeling dry; oily & combination skin.
Light and refreshing moisture.
Skin feeling hydrated and refreshed all day long.
Formulated with Garden Cress extract in Green Mineral Water having antioxidant effect helps make the skin clear, healthy and glowing.
2. Cosrx Hydrium Green Tea Aqua Soothing Gel Cream
Infused with Vitamin B5 which has moisturizing and anti-inflammatory effects.
Aloe Ferox Leaf Extract and Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract provide a cooling relief to soothe redness, blemishes, and sunburns.
Lightweight, gel texture.
Absorbs quickly and delivers instant hydration with a fresh finish.
Perfect for oily skin.
3. d'Alba Peptide No-sebum Repair Cream
Calamine powder controls sebum and improves cell turnover by gently removing dead skin cells.
White truffle, peptides and 20 essential amino acids are effective for cell renewal, skin moisturizing and excellent for the improvement of wrinkles.
Lightweight, Fast-absorbing and nourishing cream.
4. Commleaf Skin Relief Moisture Cream
Centella Asiatica extracts to soothe sensitive, damaged skin, green tea and aloe vera leaf extract to provide moisture to skin.
Enhance skin defence against the external environment and keep skin clear.
Transparent, soft texture full of moisture.
BIODTOX™ complex is great for pore care.
5. Pyunkang Yul Moisture Cream
Formulated with safe and gentle ingredients including Coptis Japonica Root Extract to keep skin hydrated.
Creamy lightweight texture applies smoothly and absorbs quickly without feeling greasy or sticky.
For all skin types, especially those with sensitive, acne-prone or oily skin.
6. Klairs Midnight Blue Calming Cream
Calm sunburnt skin, post-shaving redness and irritation after spot extraction and laser procedures.
Star ingredients, Guaiazulene and Centella Asiatica extract help hydrate, relieve irritation and redness.
Lightweight, blue cooling texture.