#1 Clinique Dramatically Different Hydrating Jelly, $60
This is a super lightweight oil-free moisturiser that keeps skin hydrated up to 24 hours without leaving a greasy finish – great for people with oily skin who sleep in air-conditioned room. It uses a Clean-Shield Technology that protects skin against pollution to keep skin healthy and glowing. Plus, there is a variant of this moisturiser called Clinique ID, which allows you to add a custom cartridge to the gel to target your skin concern such as uneven texture, dull skin, wrinkles, uneven skin tone and irritated skin, at the same time (this version costs $75).
#2 Dr Dennis Gross Hyaluronic Marine Oil-Free Moisture Cushion, $90
This oil-free, paraben-free moisturiser employs a water-break gel-cream technology to keep skin plump and hydrated. It has Japanese algae that’s rich in amino acids and B vitamins to enhance skin elasticity and moisture. Plus, it also plumps up fine lines for a more youthful-looking complexion.
#3 Indie Lee Active Oil Free Moisturizer, $88
This clean beauty brand’s products are free from chemicals and synthetic ingredients, which make them suitable for people with sensitive skin. This lightweight moisturiser has milk thistle and glycerine to protect against pollutants and nourish skin at the same time, and makes skin feel smoother and look brighter after application.
#4 Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Oil Free, $77
For days when you want to go makeup-free, this oil-free tinted moisturiser gives a natural, second-skin feeling and a matte finish that is said to last the entire day. The SPF 20 is also good for those people who avoid sunscreens that leave a greasy finish.
#6 RE:ERTH Hydrating Gel Moisturizer, $85
This oil-free, lightweight moisturiser from local skincare brand Re:erth has a patented colostrom extract that is antibacterial and has vitamins B and E to nourish skin. Turmeric root extract also helps protect skin against inflammation and free radical damage.
#7 Shiseido WASO Quick Matte Moisturizer Oil-free, $55
From Japanese beauty giant Shiseido’s skincare range to target millennials, this mattifying oil-free moisturiser regulates sebum production with antioxidant-rich loquat leaf cells. It also smooths and hydrates skin, while increasing skin’s resilience to external pollutants.