calming creams

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for calming creams.

If you're looking for a new way to soothe your skin, consider trying one of these calming creams. They're all-natural, easy to use, and can help reduce stress and anxiety. Here are some of our favorites.


I use it twice a day even though I have oily/combination skin with a lot of acne issues these days. My aim was to calm my skin down as it had become extremely dull, dehydrated, highly pigmented (due to harsh chemicals prescribed by doctors). ...I have sensitive reactive skin that needs moisturization and I apply this at night before bed in lieu of night cream. Its effect in my skin is calming and hydrating, just what I need. ...Calming oil for reactive skin

What it is: A bestselling vitamin C face oil, made for all skin types, that visibly brightens, firms, and hydrates to reveal your most radiant-looking complexion.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Dullness, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity

Formulation: Lightweight Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Advanced Vitamin C (THD Ascorbate): Visibly brightens skin with a stable, oil-soluble formula.

- Sugarcane-Derived Squalane: Weightlessly locks in essential moisture.

- Chios Crystal Oil: Visibly revitalizes and firms skin.


Most of the time, my skin is so sensitive that calming creams will just make make skin worst. This one though, if feels great on the skin and doesn't make my face burn or tingle. ...This cream really has helped calm my red dry inflamed skin.

What it is: A bestselling green-to-beige SPF cream that rapidly neutralizes visible redness, evens the appearance of skin tone, and has a natural-looking finish.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness and Redness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Mineral Sunscreen (Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide): Forms a protective barrier that reflects UV rays, shielding skin from sun damage.

What Else You Need to Know: For centuries, tigers in the Asian wetlands have rolled around in Centella asiatica (AKA tiger grass or cica) to help heal their wounds. Taking inspiration from the tigers, this K-Beauty fave utilizes visibly reparative tiger grass to soothe, calm, and moisturize skin.


Hydrating and calming...I tried out the Kate Somerville DeliKate serum and cream combination. The cream was a pudding like consistency and was buttery smooth. ...Great calming cream...It’s a lightweight, but in the same time extremely nourishing and hydrating. After applying the cream, my skin feels very soft and comfortable. It smells good, calms my irritated skin and reduces redness.

What it is: A calming cream designed to soothe skin, relieve tightness, and reduce the appearance of redness while supporting skin’s protective barrier.

Skin Type: Normal and Dry

Skincare Concerns: Redness and Dryness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Peptide Complex and Ceramides: Relieve the look of redness and irritation while working to support skin’s protective barrier.
- Ginger Root Extract: Helps reduce the appearance of redness.
- Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit Extract: Works to calm skin.


Calming...This cream calms instantly. I love the coverage and it is not too greasy. ...Soothing cream...I love using this product. It feels so calming and moisturizing without feeling greasy. It really helps to calm my rosacea.

What it is: An extra-gentle, oil-free moisturizing cream that instantly calms skin with visible redness—even skin with rosacea.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Redness

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Probiotic (Lactobacillus): Helps strengthen skin’s natural barrier and restore balance to its microbiome, visibly calming irritation.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and mineral oil.


I am so grateful for this cream!...Better than prescription creams!...I would absolutely recommend this cream!

What it is: A clean, cutting-edge formula with 1.0% vegan retinol and superfood-rich ingredients to diminish the look of fine lines, wrinkles, and sun damage.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Dullness

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 1.0% Retinol: Improves the look and feel of uneven skin tone and texture while warding off damage.
- Triple-Peptide Blend: Helps visibly firm and strengthen, boosting the age-fighting benefits of retinol.
- Vitamin F: Fatty acids work to improve the look of texture and suppleness and help calm skin.


curl calming...This product calms my curls instead of defining them, so that was kind of a bummer but i still do love how my hair turns out with no frizz !...I have never found a styling cream that adds so much volume to my hair when it came to styling creams.

What it is: A vegan, curl-defining cream that enhances curly hair, defends against frizz, and provides soft hold without leaving curls feeling crunchy or hard.

Hair Type: FIne, Medium, and Thick

Hair Texture: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Concerns:
- Curl-Enhancing
- Frizz
- Dryness

Bumble and bumbleGrooming Creme

ITEM: 1270636

Size: 5 oz/ 150 mL

227 Reviews


Calms and Smoothes Grays...It does make my hair soft though, and calms frizzies when I don't want to blow dry.

What it is:
A combination of natural oils makes this a magnificent styling moisturizer.

What it does:
This is the dream cream for those who love to look polished, elegant, and smooth but hate to work at it. It gives natural separation, subtle hold, and a soft, smooth low-glow satin finish.

What it is formulated without
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
The not-so-perfect, lived-in texture is loved by men, minimalists, and one-minute stylers.

Bumble and bumble is a cruelty-free brand, meaning they don't test on animals. Bb. products are free from parabens, phthalates, mineral oils, and formaldehyde.


This cream is beautiful! I was a little surprised at the hefty price tag but after using it I could see why it was listed at such a luxury price. ...I really love this cream so much it goes so smoothly on the face and love the very clean ingredients I have pretty sensitive dry skin and this has been working great it has calm my redness and brightened any dark spots. gifted by Sulwhasoo

What it is: A silky-soft, powerful, visibly age-defying cream for firmer-, smoother-, more refreshed-looking skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dryness, Dullness, Uneven Texture, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Ginsenomics™: Is a concentration of visibly age-defying ginseng that improves the look of wrinkles.

- Ginseng Peptides: Boost the look of resilience.


I like this cream, it has a clay like finish to it and is great for oil control. ...This made my skin so smooth, calm, and hydrated!! My acne has cleared and my skin is happy!!

What it is: A lightweight moisturizer—powered by soothing blue tansy and clarifying willow bark BHA—that purifies pores and visibly balances skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dryness, and Oiliness

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Blue Tansy: Soothes and visibly balances skin.
- Willow Bark BHA: A source of salicylic acid that purifies pores and gently and visibly resurfaces skin.
- Zinc PCA: Moisturizes and visibly minimizes shine.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Oilier skins need moisture, too. This soothing


Incredibly fresh and calming subtle scent, amazing texture, leaves your face feeling smooth and ready for the rest of your routine!...I'm 47,..I have tried many cleansers, toners, creams, etc. since the age of 20. for the past 12 years I was using Mario Badescu, and Kinerase cream,.which I love!

What it is:
An ultramoisturizing, pearlized wash that gently exfoliates to restore radiance and protect skin’s natural moisture barrier.

What it is formulated to do:
Renewing Cleansing Cream is a highly-concentrated, ultramoisturizing cleanser formulated to rejuvenate and rebalance hormonally aging skin. Papaya enzymes provide non-abrasive exfoliation while algae extract hydrates, soothes, and firms skin. Apricot and starflower oils work to provide intense hydration and improve skin resilience while essential fatty acids help maintain skin’s barrier function.

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“I have been using Clinque products for many years and this is no surprise that this CC cream works! It goes on smoothly and leaves my skins feeling very hydrated all day long”
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“I am very satisfied with this voxbox and I always am looking for new ways to make my thin hair grow out thicker and fuller! Getting older sucks”
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“My hair loves this curl cream, it makes my curls look healthier and boincy”
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“This is just as good if not better! Leaves a natural glow - super dewiness. I have super dry skin and this just does it for me and rarely do I find a cream that is moisturizing enough”