In a world where serums, oils, acids and mists dominate the skincare conversation, let’s not forget to celebrate the humble moisturiser.
Yes, they often come in old fashioned, ‘unhygienic’ pots. No they don’t always include the most up-to-date, hashtag-worthy ingredients. And OK, some smell a bit like your Grandma’s bathroom.
BUT does anything feel as good on your face as a big, thick slather of the stuff? How does a slippy serum compare to that cream slowly sinking into your skin? Can any mist give that much instant nourishment?
They might not be sexy, but boy do we love them. Here are our faves…