Shimmer Moisturizers

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Shimmer Moisturizers.

Whether you're looking for a product to help you look younger or have a more radiant appearance, there are plenty of options out there. But finding the right one can be tricky. Here are some of the best shimmer moisturizers on the market today.


This cream literally erases pores and makes my skin shine (there seems to be a light shimmer to it). ...This moisturizer absorbs right into my skin and leaves no shine.

What it is: A lightweight moisturizer that bursts on contact and absorbs fast to instantly double skin's moisture while reducing oil and visibly refining pores.

Skin Type: Normal, Oily, and Combination

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Pores, and Dullness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:

-Japanese Wild Rose: Visibly tightens pores and smooths skin texture

-Hadasei 3: Smooths, plumps, and provides antioxidant protection


It also has a very subtle shimmer to it which gives it that "glow" - I normally don't like shimmer, but it is subtle enough for me and is nice during the summer. ...Though it can be worn alone as an SPF moisturizer, I love using it as a primer for SPF protection and a glow that shines through.

What it is: A daily, multi-tasking moisturizer with mineral zinc that melts into skin and protects with broad-spectrum SPF 45 sunscreen.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Zinc Oxide: 22% sheer mineral zinc to effectively block the sun’s harmful rays.
- Emblica Fruit: A rich source of antioxidant that provides defense from oxidative damage.
- Inulin: A polysaccharide with prebiotic benefits that supports skin’s microbiome.

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

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TatchaMini The Water Cream

ITEM: 2315349

Size: 0.34 oz / 10 mL

4.4K Reviews


great light moisturizer...Over all it’s a great moisturizer. Four stars because i like drunk elephant and Clinique moisturizers better for my skin. ...Helps me to be shine free for longer and makes my face super smooth and blurs my skin!

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

What it is:
An oil-free, anti-aging water cream that releases a burst of skin-improving Japanese nutrients, powerful botanicals, and optimal hydration for poreless-looking skin.

Solutions for:
- Dryness
- Pores
- Dullness and uneven texture


I also have tried many other "glotions" and glowing primers / moisturizers and this ones much different in that it doesn't contain shimmers or crazy looking glittery frost. ...Under makeup it still shines through but I don't look oily.

What it is: An oil-free, illuminating formula that hydrates and primes while giving skin a natural, dewy glow.

Skin Type: Normal and Dry

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

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Coconut Water: Hydrates and replenishes skin.
- Quinoa Protein: Protects, cares for, and strengthens the skin barrier.
- Micro-Pearls: Amplify skin's natural radiance for a beautifully luminous effect.

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

What Else You Need to Know: Makeup meets skincare with this two-in-one moisturizer and primer.


I really want to try their other products like CC Screen , Matte Screen and Shimmer Shades !!...This sunscreen absorbs pretty well into the skin. Great moisturizer. However, I can’t give it 5 stars because it does leave a greasy shine and it’s way too pricey.

What it is: A first-of-its-kind daily moisturizer that provides intense hydration and sun protection in one to protect your skin from UV rays, blue light, and pollution.

Skin Type: Normal and Dry

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

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Blue-Green Algae: Contains a naturally occurring combination of moisturizers and antioxidants that nourish the skin.
- Cerium: A rare mineral element that reflects and shields from blue light emitted from electronic devices.
- Moisture-Binding Plant Formula: Helps protect against atmospheric pollution.


Great daytime moisturizer...I’m very picky about moisturizers, and this one is great. Dewy as promised! ...Best Dr Dennis moisturizer...I have a very dry skin, so not all the moisturizers work for me. After using for almost 14 days I can say this is one of the best moisturizers for a dry skin.

What it is: An ultra-rich, replenishing cream powered by vitamin C that hydrates and visibly transforms dry, dull skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

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

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid: Minimizes and prevents the appearance of hyperpigmentation, fine lines, and wrinkles.
- Lactic Acid: Increases absorption and enhances antioxidant performance.
- Squalane: Hydrates and moisturizes.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This cream contains vitamin C, an essential vitamin that helps visibly improve skin densit


It gives a really nice glow without any kind of glitter or shimmer and works really well under every foundation and tinted moisturizer that I tried it with. ...YSL NU really gives it that extra shine, it has replenish my skin with the necessary oils to hydrate it and make it shine!

What it is: A 24 hour priming moisturizer with shea butter and vegetal glycerin to achieve a glowy skin look with or without makeup.


I tend to prefer my moisturizers without spf, since I apply my own spf product after moisturizer....I have been using this everyday , this is my new favorite moisturizer+sunscreen. It doesn't leave any cast ,i have oily skin and it didn't make my face shine or made me have breakout.

What it is: A cloud-like cream that delivers the hydration you love from Moisture Surge™, as well as sheer sun protection for every skin tone.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Aloe Bioferment and HA Complex: Attract and retain moisture.
- Provitamin D: Is a powerful antioxidant that defends skin from free radicals.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, oxybenzone, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance.

What Else You Need to Know: This cloud-like cream penetrates skin’s surface to provide all-day hydration while protecting against UV rays to help keep t


One of my favorite moisturizers! For context, some of my favorites are: the OG Peter Thomas Roth moisturizer, the newest Youth to The People moisturizer & the Summer Friday moisturizer...I always have a hard time finding a good moisturizer in the wintertime. I have oily, sensitive, acne-prone skin so lighter moisturizers are usually better for me in the summertime, but sometimes my skin gets dehydrated in the wintertime and the gel moisturizers just don't cut it.

What it is: A rich barrier moisturizer that supports barrier defense and drenches your skin with protective moisture.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

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

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 30% Hyaluronic Acid Complex: A potent hydrator that plumps the look of skin with moisture.
- 3% HydraFence™: Helps provide up to 120 hours of enhanced hydration.
- Moisture Barrier Boosting Complex™: Helps increase the look of skin thickness to combat effects of dehydrators.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retin

MoroccanoilBody Souffle Moisturizer

ITEM: 2523991

Size: 6.7 oz/ 250 mL

735 Reviews


It also leaves a shine on your skin since it doesn’t get fully absorbed....Pleasantly surprised with this product, it goes on light weight helps with smoothing and gives my hair The perfect amount of shine !

What it is: A lightweight, whipped moisturizer to hydrate and soften dry skin that is formulated with squalane and a blend of argan, avocado, and macadamia seed oils.

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