Lightweight Serums

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If you're looking for a lightweight, fast-absorbing serum that will help plump your skin and bring out its youthful glow, we've got you covered. These serums are made with a variety of ingredients, including antioxidants and peptides, which can help improve your skin's health and elasticity. Here are some of the best lightweight serums on the market today.


I *love* this serum! It's lightweight and absorbs into your skin super quickly, so it feels effective (as compared to other serums, which leave a sticky feeling or layer on your face)....I used to use oil as first serum in winter but sometimes I get breakouts and it doesn't feel as hydrating as this serum. ...Favorite hydrating serum!

What it is: The Revitalizing Hydrating Serum is a lightweight, powerfully hydrating face treatment concentrate that nurtures skin with sea-sourced energy for your most radiant, healthy-looking, complexion yet.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Serum


I have pretty sensitive skin, and this is perfect for under night creams and daily spf. Lightweight and not oily at all...It has a fresh feeling after applying serum.

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A strengthening, visibly lifting, anti-wrinkle treatment for men.

Solutions for:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Loss of firmness and elasticity
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
This powerful treatment provides a first line of defense against the effects of aging skin. Formulated with cypress extract, this ultra-lightweight Age Defender easily absorbs and helps to visibly firm sagging skin and reduce the appearance of wrinkles for a more youthful, resilient appearance. Highly concentrated ingredients target specific concerns, as the formula boosts the efficacy of skincare.


Sucha good lightweight serum and it sinks into your skin right away making it look plump and dewy. ...good serum...very good new release of their signature serum. very hydrating and lightweight serum will give you nice moisturizing during the day. if you live in hot climate you would need to refresh It during the day, otherwise AM and Pm application would e enough.

What it is: A lightweight serum powered by AquaPort Technology that delivers dual-weight hyaluronic acid faster and deeper into skin for instant, long-lasting hydration.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Formulation: Serum

Highlighted Ingredients:
- AquaPort Technology: Transports hydration faster and deeper into the skin​.
- Rosemary Peptide Complex: Fights skin fatigue and accelerates natural recovery to help skin bounce back.
- Blue Light-Activated Algae Extract: Combats digital aging by improving the appearance of dark spots, fine lines, and wrinkles.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehyde


A great lightweight serum that instantly hydrates skin!...Decent Hydrating Serum...I received this from FAB in exchange for an honest review. This is a lightweight and hydrating serum that did not cause any breakouts for reactions.

What it is: A non-sticky, lightweight, hydrating serum that quickly boosts moisture and provides up to 24 hours of hydration for all skin types to appear dewy and plump.

Skin Type:
Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dryness, and Dullness

Formulation: Lightweight Serum

Ingredient Callouts: This product is gluten-free and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Get a fast and all-day hydration boost for thirsty skin with this serum that layers well, won’t clog pores, and doesn’t leave skin feeling sticky or tacky. The hydrating formula with hyaluronic acid, squalane, and colloidal oatmeal leaves skin looking healthy and youthful.



Great serum for all skin types...As someone with oily skin, I was hoping the texture of this serum was lightweight, and it is, and I was pleasantly surprised with how elegant the formulation felt. ...Good serum...Feels hydrated but lightweight.

What it is: A lightweight face serum with collagen and peptides that helps preserve youthful-looking skin and softens the look of expression lines with plumping hydration.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

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

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Peptides: Help smooth skin and minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
- Stratixyl: Helps strengthen surface barrier to lock in moisture for resilient skin.
- Algae: Helps support skin’s visible firmness, elasticity, and tone.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is gluten-free and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This plumping serum helps boost


Great serum!...It’s a lightweight serum that is very hydrating. I love using it at night in winter and it makes my skin feel super hydrated. ...Highly recommend this serum if you're looking for a lightweight serum that WORKS!

What it is: A powerful anti-aging serum featuring Sulwhasoo's proprietary capsule technology to visibly improve firmness, fine lines, and wrinkles.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:

Enzyme Treated Ginse


This is one of the best hydrating serum I've tried. It's lightweight and makes my skin feel super soft. ...I use this after the "toner"-- clear liquid, similar to an essence. This is fairly lightweight, but gives good hydration. I still use additional serums and a heavy cream on top.

What it is: An anti-aging facial serum that provides intense hydration and makes the skin appear smooth, plump, radiant, and revitalized.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Serum

What Else You Need to Know: Re-formulated with the new aquacomplex advance—the latest skincare technology—that promotes the flow of water to the skin to instantly rehydrate itself.


Kate Somerville DeliKate Recovery Serum is lightweight, fast-absorbing serum that focused on my redness and dryness. ...Nice lightweight serum...I really like this serum. It doesn’t feel too heavy on the skin and sets pretty quickly without leaving a residue on my skin.

What it is: A lightweight, fast-absorbing serum formulated to support sensitized skin and its protective barrier.

Skin Type: Normal and Dry

Skincare Concerns: Redness and Dryness

Formulation: Lightweight Serum

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Peptide Complex and Ceramides: Relieve redness and irritation while working to support skin’s protective barrier.
- Cucumber Seed Oil: Calms and soothes.
- Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit Extract: Works to calm skin.


Great moisturizer, lightweight and hydrating. A little heavily scented....Lightweight and hydrating...I liked how lightweight this night cream is. I feel like I wake up to softer, smoother skin and I love that feeling

What it is: A lightweight, luxurious nighttime moisturizer that hydrates skin while fighting factors that accelerate visible signs of aging.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Formulation: Lightweight Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 4MSK: Discourages the appearance of dark spots.
- Ononis spinosa Root Extract and Okra Extract: Support strong skin.
- Peony Root Extract: Supports healthy cell turnover.

What Else You Need to Know: Replenish and nourish your skin overnight for a refreshed, vibrant appearance by morning.


Thank goodness for Pattern, this is an amazing serum. I use one every week. It has helped to control my damage super dry hair. ...I used this product on my freshly washed hair (I use Mielle’s leave-in conditioner and a lightweight Camille rose styling cream first) as a last step to seal in my wash day routine products and I can definitely feel a difference!

What it is: A set of two lightweight and residue-free self-heating packs of the Jojoba Oil Blend, a targeted heat treatment that provides hydration and revives the scalp.

Hair Type: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Texture: Coily, Curly, and Wavy

Hair Concerns:
- Dryness
- Flaky, Dry Scalp
- Damage, Split Ends, and Breakage

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