WHAT THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN MOISTURIZING CREAM AND LOTION
When it comes to our skin, we all want soft, comfortable, hydrated skin. There are so many products on the market nowadays that it can be hard to know which ones to choose. The first step in choosing a moisturizer is understanding your skin type and what it needs. After that, you can decide if a cream or a lotion texture is best suited for you. But what is the difference between a lotion and a moisturizing cream?
Lotions have a higher water percentage and tend to be lightweight. Since they have a higher water percentage they are more easily absorbed into the skin and never have a greasy texture on the skin. They are best suited for those with normal skin.
Moisturizing creams on the other hand are a blend of oil and water and tend to be richer in texture. They have a thicker consistency and are best suited for those with dry skin.
Both do a great job of hydrating the skin, which is why we have developed both types of moisturizers so that there is something for everyone!
Need a body lotion? Here are our top picks:
Oil Therapy – Baume Corps
Our body lotion helps dry skin regain its radiance! The formula includes a blend of corn, mineral, and apricot oil to give your skin a deep sense of comfort as you apply it. This lotion absorbs into the skin quickly and leaves your skin looking radiant and feeling soft immediately!
Lait Corporel Body Milk
Our everyday body milk instantly smooths and softens your skin your skin. It works to hydrate the skin, reduce flaky skin, restore the skin’s moisture barrier and improve its elasticity! Our body milk is formulated with citrus extracts so it smells lovely, and it penetrates easily into the skin so it never feels sticky or greasy after you apply it!
Need a moisturizing cream? Here are our top picks:
Our intensely hydrating body butter is created for those with dry to very dry skin. It has the same fresh citrus scent as the Lait Corporel and doesn’t leave your skin feeling greasy. The formula is enriched with shea butter so your skin instantly feels smooth and intensely hydrated!
Our innovative gel textured body moisturizer feels so refreshing on the skin! It is a perfect choice for those who are always on the go and don’t have time to wait for a body lotion to soak into the skin. It feels cooling on the skin, smells incredible, and is suitable for those with sensitive skin! It makes a great body moisturizer for the summer time, but is equally as nice all year round.
Which body moisturizer will you try next?