Whether you have oily skin, dry skin, acne-prone, combination or sensitive, this roundup of best natural face moisturizers has one that’s right for your skin type!
Moisturizers are one of the key parts of our skincare routine and definitely one to I like to invest in. Particularly in the dry winter months, keeping your skin well moisturized will help protect the skin barrier from irritation and drying out.
Over the past year, I’ve been shifting my beauty and skincare products to a more natural and clean options. My skin is on the sensitive side and I’m hoping to in avoiding potentially harmful synthetic ingredients that may cause irritation. But also because many of clean beauty companies have more sustainable manufacturing practices as well.
In this post I wanted to share some of the best clean and natural face moisturizers based on your skin type and need, whether that’s dry skin, oily skin, combination skin, sensitive, as well as anti aging moisturizers and natural moisturizers with SPF.
Best Clean & Natural Face Moisturizers for Dry Skin
Ultra creamy and ultra hydrating, this natural moisturizer is one of my personal favourites!
The Farmacy Honey Halo Ultra-Hydrating Ceramide Moisturizer has an ultra smooth texture that just melts into your skin and soothes away dryness. It keeps skin hydrated and plump all day long.
Also it comes with a little metal spatula that’s magnetic to the lid which makes it so handy and useful!
Active ingredients: plant-based ceramides, antioxidant-rich buckwheat honey, and sweet fig provides hydration and helps protect the skin‘s moisture barrier for a smooth, dewy, and healthy-looking glow.
This hyaluronic acid moisturizer will give your skin that plump dewy glow without feeling heavy at all.
Fresh has a great line up of natural beauty products, and this natural moisturizer from Fresh had a soft creamy texture keeps skin hydrated for up to 72 hours with time release technology.
I do have to warn you that this moisturizer is quite fragrant. I personally love it – it’s more of an aloe scent than a rose. But I can see that it might not be for everyone.
Best Natural Face Moisturizers for Oily Skin
For under $20, this affordable clean moisturizer is a drugstore favourite that I used a lot this past summer when my skin was on the oilier side.
The Versed Dew Point Moistuizing Gel Cream a light weight hybrid moisturizer with a jelly texture that disappears into the skin instantly for a refreshed, never-greasy feel.
Key Ingredients: Aloe Leaf Juice, Hyaluronic Acid, Antioxidants
The Farmacy Daily Greens Oil-Free Gel Moisturizer is a great natural moisturizer for oily skin.
It’s an oil free, daily moisturizer that has a light weight gel texture that keeps moisture in the skin without giving you a greasy feeling.
With moringa seed extract with papaya extract helps to clear pores and reduce shine while moisture magnets like hyaluronic and polyglutamic acids that hydrate skin.
Key Ingredients: Moringa Seed Extract, Moringa Water, Papaya Extrac, Hyaluronic Acid (Four Types), Polyglutamic Acid
Best Natural Face Moisturizers for Sensitive Skin
Burt’s Bees Daily Face Moisturizer for Sensitive Skin
This daily natural face moisturizer is a drugstore favourite and dermatologist tested with the Eczema Association Seal Of Acceptance.
This Burt’s Bees Daily Face Moisturizer is designed for sensitive skin. It has a soothing formula is unscented, cruelty-free, and certified clean. Best of all it’s ultra budget friendly for just about $15!
Key Ingredients: Rice Extract, Aloe, Cotton Extract
Antipodes Culture ProBiotic Night Cream
Packed with good bacteria and hyaluronic acid for calm hydrated, healthy-looking skin, this natural moisturizer is great for sensitive skin types.
Antipodes is a New Zealand natural skincare brand that fell in love with last year!
The Antipodes Culture ProBiotic Night Cream has a water cream texture helps to soothe to irritated skin and sensitive skin while helping to seal the skin’s epidermal layers to reduce water loss and protecting against irritants such as pollution.
Best Clean & Natural Face Moisturizers for Combination Skin
Weleda (cult beauty favourite)
Skin Food Original Ultra Rich Cream
Weleda is a natural beauty brand that has been around for decades and so has their little green bottle of Skin Food Ultra Rich Cream!
This cult beauty favourite product is a universal saviour of dry, rough skin on faces, elbows, hands and feet.
This is one of my cold weather favourites when it comes to natural face moisturizers. It has a great rich texture that hydrates and protects the skin leaving it soft and supple.
Key Ingredients: Pansy, Beeswax, Sunflower Oil
Watermelon Pink Juice Oil-Free Moisturizer
A long time favourite for me, the Glow Recipe Watermelon Pink Juice Oil-Free Moisturizer is a light-weight moisturizer has a cool gel like texture made from a mix of watermelon extract and hyaluronic acid.
It’s great for thirsty skin, but goes on incredibly lightweight, but hydrating which makes it great for combination skin types.
Key Ingredients: Watermelon Extract, Hyaluronic Acid, Antioxidants for plump hydrated skin.
Best Natural Face Moisturizers for Anti-Aging
Texture Smoothing Cream
This cream is lightweight, nutrient-rich, and moisturizing and one of the best organic moisturizer for people who are looking to get anti aging benefits from their moisturizer.
Cocokind Texture Smoothing Cream is plant based and contains antioxidants, fatty acids, and vitamins to heal skin and smoothes fine lines and wrinkles and helps defend skin from oxidative stress. Along with tsubaki seed oil and squalane a natural moisturizer that provides hydration and helps lock in moisture.
While providing all-day hydration, it also improves skin tone, controls shine, texture, and firmness and leaves skin smooth with a satin finish.
Squalane + Omega Repair Cream
With hyaluronic acid and omega-3 fatty acids, it works to plump and nourished skin to minimizes the appearance of fine lines and improve elasticity.
- Omega Fatty Acids: Fatty, moisturizing molecules that hydrate while visibly restoring and plumping.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Visibly plumps and supports hydration on the skin‘s delicate surface.
- Acai Berry Sterols: A plant sterol that is known to mimic and support the cholesterol found naturally in skin
Best Clean Moisturizers with Organic SPF
Looking for a cream that does it all? The Origins Plantscription SPF 25 Power Anti-Aging Cream is a natural moisturizer with SPF, anti aging benefits and it’s oil free which makes it great for practically all skin types.
This makes it a great do it all day cream if you’re looking to simplify your routine. It protects your skin form the sun while nourishing it and returning it a healthy state.
Argan Daily Moisturizer SPF 47
This chemical-free SPF 47 moisturizer infused has a slight tint of warm coverage a sun kissed glow that I love.
The Josie Maran Argan Daily Moisturizer SPF 47 makes my skin look great, with a soft glow to it and a dewy moisturized feel.
Key Ingredients: It contains pure argan oil and green tea provide soothing nourishment while natural SPF and antioxidant-rich SunBoost ATB™ delivers powerful UVA/UVB protection and anti-aging benefits. Along with essential fatty acids and vitamin E for a healthy, radiant glow.
Have any favourite natural or or clean moisturizers you’ve been using and loving? Let me know in the comments below!
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