Skincare With La Mer: Why You Should Consider Switching Out Your Moisturizer

A shift in seasons, lifestyle changes and special occasions are just some of the reasons why a different hydrator is needed

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LIGHT AS AIR: The Moisturizing Soft Lotion

Formulated with combination skin in mind, this fast-absorbing hydrator is an essential prep step for makeup application to follow. It’s lightweight texture melts beautifully into skin, providing long-lasting moisture for whatever the day (or night) throws at you. Over time, skin appears healthier with a more balanced complexion overall. The Moisturizing Soft Lotion is priced at $455 for 50ml.

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MATTIFYING MUST-HAVE: The Moisturizing Matte Lotion

It’s a common misconception that oily skin needs stripping; in fact, an oilier skin needs just as much hydration as a drier skin type. Look to this pore-minimising, oil-absorbing lotion to mattify the complexion and refine skin texture with continued use. The result is skin that appears healthier, clearer and more radiant, even during times of stress or warmer climes. The Moisturizing Matte Lotion is priced at $455 for 50ml.

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ALL YEAR ESSENTIAL: The Moisturizing Soft Cream

Consider this your gateway into building a moisturizer wardrobe — a rich yet lightweight moisturizer that restores radiance and vibrancy to all skin types. This multi-purpose product complements other moisturizers in the range, and layers beautifully when worn under makeup or to envelop skin in moisture overnight. It’s especially good for dry or dehydrated skin as it works to boost moisture levels in the skin and address the visible signs of ageing. The Moisturizing Soft Cream is priced from $290 for 30ml.

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REFRESHINGLY COOL: The Moisturizing Cool Gel Cream

Sun-warmed combination skin will find welcome relief in the form of this cooling and soothing moisturizer, which recruits sea’s finest bounty to refresh the complexion. Slather on after a day spent by the water and allow skin to drink in the nourishing ingredients that lie within. An ideal summer skincare companion. The Moisturizing Cool Gel Cream is priced from $290 for 30ml.

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ULTRA RICH: Crème de la Mer

It’s the iconic crème for which La Mer is known — the moisturizer that started it all. The best-seller is famed for its rich texture, drenching skin in moisture and softening the appearance of lines and wrinkles. Reach for this tub when skin is feeling extra dry, like in winter or times of stress, or if you’re in need of a cosseting formula to suit ageing skin. Crème de la Mer is priced from $290 for 30ml.

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