11 Best Moisturizers for Dry skin

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Based on 12013 reviews of 2737 moisturizers from 387 brands, written by MakeupAlley users with dry skin, these are the 11 best moisturizers for dry skin

No Brand (DIY or homemade) Avocado Oil

4.4

146 reviews

86% would repurchase

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I started applying a squirt of 100% avocado oil at night all over my face and around the eyes. Don't apply too much around the eyes, it will attract water and you ma

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No Brand (DIY or homemade) Extra Virgin Olive Oil

4.4

1,059 reviews

90% would repurchase

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This is one of beauty's best kept secrets , yet it is so easy to find and use. Coming from a culture that literally lives around the stuff , I think I know what I am

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No Brand (DIY or homemade) Sweet Almond Oil

4.3

214 reviews

87% would repurchase

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I hadn't even heard of Almond Oil until a couple of years ago. I began using it to take off my eye makeup and was beyond wowed. I figured it would work as an eye mo

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Trader Joe's Enrich Moisturizing Face Lotion SPF 15

4.3

125 reviews

86% would repurchase

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So at first, I was extremely excited about this product because it goes on easily and has a smooth, non-sunscreen-like, matte finish. It's incredibly hard for me to

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Eucerin Replenishing Face Creme Day with 5 percent Urea

4.2

68 reviews

82% would repurchase

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MY REVIEW IS FOR HYAL-UREA CREAM. I use both versions - day and night cream. Both contain 5% urea AND Sodium hyaluronate. I am extermly surprised to find they wor

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Cetaphil Moisturizing Cream

4.2

1,352 reviews

81% would repurchase

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Y'all Im not trying to bore you with my review today, but please, please please take these words from a ashy person such as myself. So ashy that you can strike a mat

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Avene  Skin Recovery Cream (US name: Cream For Intolerant Skin)

4.1

245 reviews

77% would repurchase

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Me: Dry-to-combination, very sensitive skin, prone to dermatitis and redness, clog-prone, mild-to-moderate drug-induced acne on chin/jaw until recently (10/2007-02/2

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Avene  Hydrance Optimale Riche (Rich hydrating cream)

4.0

107 reviews

75% would repurchase

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I absolutely love this moisturizer. One of the only moisturizers I've used that delivereded real, moisturizing results! I have very dry skin, and I use this over t

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Olay Total Effects Night Firming Cream

3.9

141 reviews

75% would repurchase

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Many years ago, as a young woman then living in Germany, I used that pink fluid from Oil of Olay. I am not sure if it helped my skin in any way, but I loved that pin

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Origins VitaZing SPF 15 Energy-boosting moisturizer with Mangosteen

3.7

194 reviews

68% would repurchase

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Too dark and too orange for my fair, cool toned skin. Comes out of the tube white, but transforms into a self tanner (within a minute or two). I would not consider

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Kiss My Face Peaches and Creme moisturizer with AHA

3.7

176 reviews

65% would repurchase

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After knowing about this product for years from MUA and testing the product at my local Whole Foods, I bought a bottle and used it for the first time today. What I

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