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19 Of The Best Face Moisturizers You Can Get On Amazon

"Stay hydrated." —me, not drinking enough water, but moisturizing the crap out of my skin.

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1. A moisturizing cream guaranteed to be the bane of any baby's existence. Why? Your face will be softer than their bottom.

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Psst, this jojoba oil and vitamin E-infused cream can be used on your face, body, and hands!

Promising review: "I love this lotion with a passion. My skin is naturally dry, and I mainly use this on my face during my morning routine (and occasionally my shoulders if I ran out of other lotion). My skin drinks this up, and my face feels ridiculously soft for the rest of the day." —Elan

Price: $7.07.

2. A gel-cream moisturizer to give the dry patches on your skin some sweet, sweet relief, while balancing out the excess oil on your t-zone.

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This formula (packed with vitamin C and antioxidants) is amazing for people with normal and combination skin! It feels super cool when it goes on your skin, and is non-comedogenic so it won't clog your pores.

Promising review: "I have combination skin that gets really oily in the t-zone area, so I try to stay away from traditional cream moisturizers. I couldn't find a non-sticky moisturizer until I came upon this one! It is extremely lightweight, a little goes a long way, and it's moisturizing but not sticky at all. I already stocked up on this product — I hope it never gets discontinued!" —Imonly

Price: $6.29

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3. A tea tree overnight lotion that works tirelessly — ALL FRIGGIN' NIGHT — to tackle blemishes and oil.

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Psst, this vegan and cruelty-free (!!!) lotion is made with tea tree oil, which helps naturally get rid of excess sebum.

Promising review: "I have sensitive, combination skin with dark acne scarring and a few craters. Plus, I've been getting a lot of cystic acne on my cheekbone and temples. When I started using this at night, the cystic acne swelling started to go down! The best part is that the rough patches on my face feel so much softer, the craters feel smoother, and the more oily parts of my face are well-balanced. I have been repurchasing this for three years!" —Portia

Price: $15.97

4. AND! This mattifying lotion promises the same effects! But this formula is slightly more lightweight, making it perfect to use on the daily.

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And yup, it's vegan and cruelty-free.

Promising review: "I have oily and acne-prone skin, and most moisturizers just give me more of both. But this lotion doesn't cause breakouts and, what's most amazing to me, is that I can apply this to my oily skin and it actually takes away shine rather than adding more. I use this during the day, and it definitely helps control my oil and shine!" —Damon McLay

Price: $12.81

5. An organic face cream known for being...picky. I don't want to say it's a bully, but let's just say that this formula isn't very fond of chemicals.

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This non-greasy rose and pomegranate face cream (good golly, that sounds divine) contains aloe vera, orange extract, rose distillate, and vitamins C & E. It's great for dry patches AND it helps hydrate and fill in fine lines.

Promising review: "This face cream is AMAZING! And this is from someone with dry, sensitive, Rosacea-prone skin. The consistency is quite luxurious and, best of all, it works! My skin is hydrated and stays hydrated the whole day through — it literally feels like silk. And as for lines and wrinkles, they are less apparent each day. I know a lot of us have been conditioned into thinking that if a product isn't from a certain company or isn't expensive, it simply can't work. But take a chance...it's worth it." —Veronica

Price: $17.99

6. A lightweight daily moisturizer free of fragrance (AKA you won't feel like you're spreading grandma's perfume on your face every morning).

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This daily cream is great for sensitive skin — it'll give you nice, refreshing hydration (thanks to the cotton, aloe, and rice extract) without irritating your skin in the process. PLUS! It has a pump dispenser, so you won't have to stick your fingers in a jar to get any of the product out.

Promising review: "This is a fabulous cream with sanitary packaging that can be used day and night! I have purchased this over and over again: it's soothing, the ingredients don't irritate my skin, it sinks in nicely, and works well under make up. Plus, I love that it's fragrance-free, which is so hard to find." —Mayi

Price: $11.30

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7. A balancing cream made from freshly-squeezed green tea, sourced from Jeju Island. *sips the crap out of it* *can you balance my insides too?*

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This is great for normal and oily skin — it ~balances~ out your complexion by hydrating the dry patches, while mattifying the oily ones.

Promising review: "Love this stuff! It doesn't leave any oily residue, a little goes a long way, and it has a very, very light scent. Plus, the price point for this fantastic product is great! My wife got this for me, and I have been using it daily ever since. It makes my skin feel smooth, and doesn't break me out." —Scoggpod

Price: $16.35

8. A fragrance-free cream designed to solve all of of your eczema- and psoriasis-based problems. Now shoo, dry and itchy skin.

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Promising review: "This is the BEST LOTION EVER!! Two out of my four kids have really sensitive skin, and when my son was a baby, his eczema was so bad that his skin would crack and bleed. I tried every single eczema lotion out there with no success! Our doctor recommended this to us, and now it's a staple in our house — eight years later. I know I sound like an infomercial, but this stuff is amazing. It's unscented, a little bit goes a long way, and it also works on psoriasis. The price is seriously worth it! Okay, I'm done sounding like an infomercial now." —bubblez2187

Price: $12.72

9. A paraben-free facial moisturizer infused with collagen to hydrate your face and soften the appearance of wrinkles.

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AND it'll have your skin looking smoother! The collagen and elastin proteins in this formula help reduce the appearance of fine lines.

Promising review: "I have dry skin — or should I say, HAD?! Ever since I've started using this product, my skin has been as soft as a baby's bum and super hydrated! This moisturizer is inexpensive and so worth it — I'm sticking with it for life. Thank you, St. Ives; never, ever discontinue this product!" —JOanny

Price: $5.44.

10. A daily face (and body!) moisturizing cream for people with dry to normal skin. This is a miracle product for dryness, itchiness, and breakouts.

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This hypoallergenic, non-comedogenic, fragrance-free face cream is made with hyaluronic acid and ceramides to provide non-greasy 24-hour hydration.

Promising review: "If you are doubting this product, stop what you are doing and buy it right now. It WILL change your life. I had SEVERE eczema on my face and it was incredibly painful: I had red, inflamed, itchy, flaky, and disgusting skin. I tried everything, from organic to high-priced products, and nothing worked until I picked up a $2 sample of this at Walgreens after reading the reviews online. Well, it is a miracle product. My face feels amazing. I use it twice daily, and my eczema is gone. It has also diminished my acne breakouts by 98%. I also want to add that I didn't get anything for free or was asked to do this review, I just honestly needed to share my experience." —Susana Rodriguez

Price: $12.79

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11. A gel cream to help skin that is #thirsty. This fast-absorbing, oil-free formula will feel like a tall, ice cold, hydrating glass of water for your face.

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This fragrance-free moisturizer is packed with hyaluronic acid to improve dryness, and promises to provide ~ultimate~ hydration for up to 48 hours. DO YOU KNOW HOW LONG 48 HOURS IS? Wow.

Psst, pro tip if you have extra dry skin: apply this formula to damp skin, let it dry, and then use your daily moisturizer to really lock in the effects.

Promising review: "I have dry skin, and this is my holy grail PM moisturizer and lip mask. If my face is extra dry on a particular day, I'll use this in the AM, too. I will continue to buy this forever!" —Amazon Customer

Price: $14.99

12. A 3-in-1 oil-free moisturizer packed with SPF 30 because YOU KNOW WHAT the sun and its mean old rays are out to hurt you. So rude, I know.

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What is this 3-in-1 babble, you ask? WELL! This lotion promises to control oil, while still hydrating and protecting your skin. This is great for people with acne-prone skin because it provides protection and hydration without breaking you out in the process.

Promising review: "I am such a fan of this moisturizer! I have oily skin and have tried so many different SPF facial moisturizers over the years, but I'm never pleased with them. This lotion is light enough that my face doesn't feel like it has lotion caked on it, and it most definitely doesn't leave me feeling oily. Plus, SPF is so important — I'm so relieved to have found one that I actually want to use." —Acorn2010

Price: $13.64

13. An almond facial lotion you'll definitely go ~nuts~ for. Why? It soaks into your skin quickly, without leaving any greasy residue.

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Psst, this is also cruelty-free!

Promising review: "I have combination skin with an oily nose and dry chin, and I'm so glad I decided to try this! This product absorbs so beautifully and is not greasy, even on my more oily spots. To top it off, the ingredients are 100% natural. I'm hooked. If you're questioning whether this lotion is for you, try it! You won't regret it." —Jadenstar

Price: $16.28

14. A vitamin C-packed daily moisturizer for skin that shines brighter than all of Rihanna's diamonds, combined. And I assume that she has quite a few.

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This lotion (which also contains pine bark essence, vitamin E, and SPF 15) will not only give you a glowing complexion, but it also helps reduce dark spots and even out your skin. Woo!

Promising review: "This lotion give your skin a little kiss of sunshine! It brightens your face, goes on very smoothly, and it hasn't given my sensitive skin any trouble. I usually wear this under my makeup, and it always feels very airy and nice!" —DRA

Price: $12.30

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15. A nourishing cream you'd want to be stranded on a desert island with.* This bottle of miracles can be used as a makeup remover, primer, and — yes — a moisturizer.

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*Like, if someone asked you, what would you want to have whilst stranded on a desert island, you'd pick this.

Promising review: "This is my all-time favorite skin product! I recently asked one of my makeup artist friends what makeup primer she uses, and she said she doesn't use any — just this product. So I bought some, and seriously, my life has been CHANGED. I've been using this for about nine months now, and it truly is a terrific primer, moisturizer, cleanser, and healer. I blend this with jojoba oil to remove makeup, or with baking soda to create an exfoliant; I apply it liberally at night to moisturize my skin while I sleep, and again first thing in the morning after I've washed my face, at least a half-hour before I put on my makeup. It's great for healing dry, flaky skin, and incredible for priming a smooth surface for makeup application. It's never greasy or goopy!" —Annie Inez

Price: $22

16. A snail repair cream (don't be squeamish, it's fine) that promotes skin regeneration. In English? It helps with cystic acne, scarring, and enlarged pores.

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Yeah, so this stuff is made from 92% snail mucus extract and vitamin C. AND! It's free from artificial colors, parabens, and chemical-smelling fragrances.

Promising review: "This stuff is amazing. My skin drinks it in like it's nobody's business, and my face stays moisturized without getting excessively greasy all day. It has helped with my acne, my oily skin, dry patches, and my skin looks more even. I have been using this for FOUR MONTHS (that's how long one container of this has lasted me, which is basically the longest lasting moisturizer that I've ever had), and I'm about to open my second one. I love it. Just buy it." —AC

Price: $18.98

17. A heavy duty moisturizer enriched with 👏 shea 👏 butter 👏 to repair super dry, I'm-dying-over-here skin.

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This is also great for eczema!

Promising review: "This is the best facial cream I have ever used for my dry, sensitive, acne-prone skin. After washing my face, I use a small amount of this to moisturize, and my face is instantly hydrated! When I wake up in the morning, my skin is never tight anymore due to dryness. Plus, my dry patches GONE. AMAZING. This is my new go-to." —ThrottleDoll

Price: $11.98+

18. A soothing aloe vera gel to help your skin retain moisture. It also works great as a post-shave balm, and feels divine on sunburns. (REPEAT: it's made of aloe vera.)

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Promising review: "This gel moisturizes by trapping water into your skin (don't apply to dry skin, it won't work as well), and it can also be used on your hair and body. It leaves a matte, smooth finish that's not sticky at all, so it's great to use this under makeup. I actually use this before applying a heavy moisturizer, because it helps my moisturizer sink in better. I also use it right after shaving to help with irritation, and it's great! I've had my tub for about three months now, and have only used about half of it — a little goes a long long way!" —Katie

Price: $7.10

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19. A super creamy moisturizer that promises to keep your skin looking and feeling its best — no matter what the weather. (READ: why can't we all just live in Hawaii?)

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This cruelty-free moisturizer contains vitamin E, shea butter, jojoba and grapeseed oils...and I think a touch of magic? Not too sure.

Promising review: "This is probably the best moisturizer I have ever used. I live in Las Vegas, so the desert climate is rough on my skin. But this moisturizer is thick, very creamy, and does a seriously excellent job. Plus, it's far less costly than the other moisturizers I've been using." —G. Kelley

Price: $19.29

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