Dry skin can be a pain to deal with. Skin dryness can lead to itchiness, sensitivity, flakes, discomfort and even a painful burning experience. Luckily, the beauty market recognises this skin issue and gave us a wide selection of skincare products to help moisturise, nourish and soothe dry and parched skin.

It’s time your skin receives the moisture and care it deserves. In this article, we have included some of the best skincare products, ranging from cleanser to night cream, that are specially formulated to revitalize your desert dry skin!

1. Dr. Jart+ Dermaclear Micro pH Foam Facial Cleanser

Best cleanser -suitable for sensitive skin
Price from SGD18.00
Lazada Singapore SGD18.00 Sephora Singapore SGD29.00

Cleansing can be a tricky step for those with dry or sensitive skin. If your skin experiences tightness or even pain after cleansing, then it’s time to switch over to Dr. Jart+’s Dermaclear Micro pH Foam Facial Cleanser. Using natural forms of surfactants, this pH-balanced facial wash gently cleanses your skin without drying or irritating it. 

2. Fresh Lotus Youth Preserve Dream Face Cream

Best night cream for aging skin
Price from SGD89.00
Sephora Singapore SGD89.00

Sleep your way to youth and vitality with the Lotus Youth Preserve Dream Face Cream by Fresh! Formulated with Super Lotus and peach leaf extract, this night cream reduces signs of aging and dullness by providing your skin with the antioxidants and nutrients that it needs. 

3. BeautyMaker Perfect Essence Sunscreen SPF50

Best drugstore sunscreen
Price from SGD28.90
Shopee Singapore SGD28.90

Although oil-controlling facial sunscreens are all the rage, it might not be the ideal pick for drier skin types. Before you give up, check out BeautyMaker’s Perfect Essence Sunscreen with SPF 50. It’s formulated with Brittany French Deep Ocean Water, hyaluronic acid and vitamin C to provide your skin with ample moisture while shielding it against UV rays. 

4. Cosrx Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence

Best essence - suitable for acne-prone skin
Price from SGD15.90
Lazada Singapore SGD16.90 Shopee Singapore SGD15.90

Dealing with both dry skin and acne is a complete nightmare, but thanks to Cosrx Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence, you can wave goodbye to your skin issues. Packed with snail mucin, this nourishing and hydrating essence can help improve skin recovery, fight acne, alleviate dryness and even combat aging. 

5. Hada Labo Super Hyaluronic Acid Moisturizing Eye Cream

Best affordable eye cream
Price from SGD17.50
Lazada Singapore SGD18.60 Shopee Singapore SGD17.50

The Hada Labo Super Hyaluronic Acid Moisturizing Eye Cream is what you need to combat dryness, improve under eye bags and reduce fine lines as hyaluronic acid can attract and retain 1000 times of its weight in moisture, hence why it has the ability to plump fine lines and boost the skin’s moisture levels. 

With the infusion of 3 types of hyaluronic acid, this highly moisturizing eye cream can smoothen and hydrate the eye area for an immediate supple and plumping effect. 

6. Cosrx Galactomyces Alcohol-Free Toner

Best brightening toner for dull skin
Price from SGD17.10
Lazada Singapore SGD17.10 Shopee Singapore SGD22.00

If you suffer from dry flakes or sensitive skin, vitamin C serums and brightening acids are a major no-no! For a gentler alternative, the Cosrx Galactomyces Alcohol-Free Toner is the way to go. Formulated with 10% Galactomyces Ferment Filtrate and hyaluronic acid, this gentle toner brightens your skin and leaves it with a dewy glow. 

7. Fresh Black Tea Firming Overnight Mask

Best face cream mask - suitable for mature skin
Price from SGD144.00
Sephora Singapore SGD144.00

For rich and intense moisture, the Fresh Black Tea Firming Overnight Mask is the perfect pick for anyone with very dry or mature skin. It’s extremely hydrating and nourishing due to its rich texture and infusion of black tea ferment, peptides, hyaluronic acid and Belle de Nuit extract to revitalise the skin. 

8. Caudalie Vinoperfect Overnight Renewal Cream

Best exfoliator cream
Price from SGD56.00
Sephora Singapore SGD56.00

Wake up to brighter, smoother and softer skin with Caudalie’s Vinoperfect Overnight Renewal Cream! This exfoliating night cream is formulated with Caudalie’s patented star ingredient, viniferine, to brighten and exfoliate your skin as you catch your Z’s. No more flakes, dullness or enlarged pores!

9. First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream

Best moisturiser - suitable for eczema
Price from SGD60.00
Sephora Singapore SGD60.00

If your skin can’t seem to tolerate any facial creams at all, you’re going to need First Aid Beauty’s Ultra Repair Cream in your regimen. Formulated with colloidal oatmeal, shea butter and allantoin, this soothing cream delivers intense moisture and relieve to dry, irritated or eczema skin. 

10. Klairs Rich Moist Soothing Serum

Best Korean serum
Price from SGD23.90
Lazada Singapore SGD31.92 Shopee Singapore SGD23.90

When it comes to skincare, K-beauty is the way to go. The Klairs Rich Moist Soothing Serum is your solution to combating dry, dull and dehydrated skin. It works by imparting and retaining your skin’s moisture levels to ensure it stays healthy, glowy and supple. Free from alcohol, parabens and artificial fragrances, this serum is suitable for sensitive skin too. 

Disclaimer: The pricing shown is just a good indication of how much these products are worth. The prices could change based on the e-commerce promotions that are going on. If some of the products are not available, do email us at [email protected] Thank you!

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