Moisturizers For Acne-Prone Skin

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Moisturizers For Acne-Prone Skin.

If you have acne-prone skin, you know that the right products can make all the difference. Moisturizers are a must-have for anyone who wants to keep their skin looking young and healthy. They help to prevent dryness, redness, and wrinkles, and they can help your skin look and feel more plump and radiant. Here are our favorites.

Laura MercierTinted Moisturizer Oil Free Natural Skin Perfector

Size: 1.7 oz/ 50 mL·ITEM: 2460889

Color: 6W1 GANACHE - Very Deep Warm

4.3K Reviews


I have a hard time wearing foundation (it's just too much). Plus, I have acne prone skin that is very sensitive. This product is great because it provides light coverage, isn't greasy, and doesn't cause breakouts....Great moisturizer that is mattifying for my acne/blemish prone skin....Great for acne prone skin

What it is: A multitasking blend of skincare and makeup that helps control shine and provides a sheer hint of coverage.

Coverage: Medium



Highlighted Ingredients:
- Licorice Root Extract: Soothes irritated or troubled skin.
- Oil-Absorbing Powders: Help keep skin shine-free with a natural, demi-matte finish.

What Else You Need to Know: This iconic oil-free formula is proved to be the best. It provides demi-matte, sheer coverage that quickly gives skin a soft-focus effect, all while providing a pore-less look and blurring fine lines.


I wear it both day and night and I absolutely love what it does for my skin! I have sensitive acne prone skin and I don’t react to this at all....So moisturizing without breaking me out. I have acne prone skin and this moisturizer is a dream.

What it is: A rich, oil-free cream-gel that delivers a fast moisture boost and keeps skin continuously hydrated for up 72 hours—even after washing your face.

Skin Type: Dry and Combination

Skincare Concerns: Dryness and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Rich Cream-Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid: Holds 1,000 times its weight in water, creating a "moisture reservoir" for ideal hydration.
- Activated Aloe Water: Delivers intense hydration.
- Cica: Soothes dry, delicate skin.

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

Laura MercierMini Tinted Moisturizer Natural Skin Perfector

Size: 0.85 oz/ 25 mL·ITEM: 2425767

Color: 6C1 Cacao

59 Reviews


Glowy Skin...I have generally very dry skin except for my T-zone, so i use this with a bit of concealer where i need it and i’ve seen my skin improve because it’s much more breathable than a foundation. ...great sheer coverage moisturizer...this is 3rd a repurchase for me. it provides sheer, natural coverage for that no-make up look when your skin is just a bit blotchy. paired with concealer, it makes a great look without looking overdone or cakey. good for dry skin, but not water resistant. you will need a setting spray.

What it is: A tinted moisturizer for a sheer hint of coverage for an effortless no-makeup makeup dewy finish.

Finish: Natural

Formulation: Lightweight Liquid

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens.

What Else You Need to Know: This perfect blend of skincare and makeup improves your skin over time with a hydrating complex made up of macadamia and kukui seed oils. This helps increase the skin's moisture levels long-term for up to 24 hours of hydration, while reducing the signs of visibly dry skin.

Dr. Jart+Teatreement™ Moisturizer

ITEM: 2300275

Size: 1.69 oz/ 50 mL

631 Reviews


Great moisturizer for acne-prone skin...I've been using this product for the past two weeks and it has definitely been helping my acne-prone skin. I wouldn't recommend this for sensitive or super dry skin....Great moisturizer for ancestors prone skin!...This product is great for acne prone skin! It has a nice cooling sensation and helps to control acne.

What it is: A lightweight moisturizer with innovative Teatreement™ Solution that targets new and existing imperfections while hydrating blemish-prone skin.

Skin Type: Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Teatreement™ Solution (Tea Tree Leaf Extract, Tea Tree Leaf Oil, 4-Terpineol): Removes impurities and supports skin‘s pH balance.
- Green Calming Complex (Green Tea Extract, Aloe Vera Leaf Extract, Chamomile Flower Extract, Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract): Soothes and hydrates.


Sensitive skin, acne prone skin, combination skin...After the first use I instantly noticed my skin is beautiful and not oily or dry....I'm someone who struggles with oily skin (even a little bit in the winter), and has acne-prone skin.

What it is: An oil-free, fast-absorbing moisturizer that provides weightless hydration without clogging pores and keeps skin looking fresh, hydrated, and balanced.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Dullness and Uneven Texture, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid): Helps skin attract and retain moisture, leaving it appearing plumper and smoother.
- Hydrolyzed Collagen: Helps visibly plump the look of skin and restoresuppleness.
- Red Algae Extract (Chondrus Crispus Extract): Helps nurture and visibly soften skin with nutrients.

belifPeat Miracle Revital Cream

ITEM: 1862812

Size: 1.68 oz/ 50 mL

124 Reviews


I have sensitive, acne-prone skin and this hasn’t caused any breakouts or irritations. ...I have acne prone, dry skin and this doesn't clog the pores.

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Combination
✔ Dry

What it is:
A rich and velvety, soft moisturizer with peat extract to help transform dull, tired skin to reveal a youthful-looking, smooth complexion.

Solutions for:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Dryness
- Fine lines and wrinkles

If you want to know more…
This rich, velvety-smooth moisturizer is formulated with mineral-rich peat extract to provide hydration and support antiaging. The extract has a rare blend of over 80 different herbs that effectively promote natural skin turnover while improving the look of the skin’s elasticity for smoother, younger-looking skin.


I have combination skin with acne and was looking for a moisturizer that I can use with my retinol. ...I like the moisturizer, very light weight. Nothing special stands out about it but if you want a light, clean feeling moisturizer, this is good!

What it is: A lightweight gel moisturizer that visibly plumps, provides up to 48 hours of continuous hydration, and helps strengthen moisture barrier function in one hour.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

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

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Kale: Rich in phytonutrients and vitamins C and E to leave skin visibly glowing.

- 3 Weights of Hyaluronic Acid: Natural hydrators known for their incredible moisture-retaining properties.

Juice BeautyOil-Free Moisturizer

ITEM: 1834555

Size: 2 oz/ 60 mL

66 Reviews


Best moisturizer I've ever tried...This moisturizer is PERFECT for oily/combination/sensitive/acne prone skin. ...This moisturizer is great. I have acne prone dry-normal skin and not once has this made me break out.

What it is: A lightweight, oil-free moisturizer that both hydrates and visibly clarifies skin.

Skin Type: Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Cucumber Extract: Hydrates and visibly tones, soothes, and softens.
- Sage Leaf: Purifies with potent antioxidant action.
- Pomegranate: Visibly brightens.

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

What Else You Need to Know: Give blemish-prone skin the hydration it needs to thrive with this lightweight moisturizer.


Great Moisturizer for Acne-prone skin...I have been using this moisturizer for a few months now. I have acne and it has helped clear my acne and prevent new acne from forming. ...Favorite new acne safe moisturizer...It is cooling and also leaves skin less oily and breakout prone. Highly recommend for bacterial or fungal acne!!

What it is: This gel moisturizer hydrates and cleanses skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid: Helps exfoliate, visibly refine, and smooth.
- Sustained Release Hyaluronic Acid: Enhances skin's ability to attract and hold water within its surface for intense, long-lasting hydration.
- Korean Red Pine Extract: Interrupts bacteria signals that can lead to visibly irritated skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, oxybenzone, and sulfates SLS & SLES. It is also gluten-free and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This gel moisturi

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