Top Dermatologists Call These 5 Moisturizers the Best Picks for Summer
By Danielle Fontana , Digital Editor |
With temperatures on the constant rise, rich and heavy moisturizers are taking a back seat for lighter, more hydrating options that won't clog pores. Here, top dermatologists' go-to picks for summer moisturizers.
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"In the summer, I swap out my heavy, winter moisturizer for this light yet comprehensive daily moisturizer during the summer months," says Greenwich, CT dermatologist Kim Nichols, MD. "It also has one of my favorite skin care ingredients, niacinamide, which helps to reduce the appearance of skin discoloration and strengthens my skin’s moisture barrier. It is my summer favorite!"
"This product truly lives up to its name, says Greenwich, CT dermatologist Mitchell J. Ross, MD. "My patients love it because they can see and feel an immediate difference, and they love the rich consistency. Within weeks, you'll notice a difference in your skin's firmness, tone and texture, and it also protects the skin with potent antioxidants that fight against free-radical assault and helps with tissue repair."