Thick Moisturizers

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If you're looking for a thick, rich moisturizer that will keep your skin soft and smooth all day, look no further than our picks for the best thick moisturizers. These moisturizers offer intense hydration and nourishment, helping to keep skin hydrated and protected. Browse recommended products to learn more.


I’m a fan of tinted moisturizers, and this one is my new favorite! It blends in really easily and has a beautiful, luminous finish....The best tinted moisturizer! This is thick!! I used hylaraunic serum underneath and put this on top. ...The best Tinted moisturizer!

What it is: A tinted hydrator that provides up to 12 hours of hydration, visible complexion perfection, and skin support protection all in one.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid and Activated Aloe Water: Help keep skin hydrated for up to 12 hours.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates.

What Else You Need to Know: This cream is formulated with powerful hydrating ingredients including hyaluronic acid and activated aloe water that help keep skin appearing plumped and dewy for up to 12 hours. A sheer tint perfects and covers a wide range of skin tones.

Laura MercierTinted Moisturizer Oil Free Natural Skin Perfector

Size: 1.7 oz/ 50 mL·ITEM: 2460814

Color: 4N1 WHEAT - Olive Neutral

4.3K Reviews


This is the second time purchasing this moisturizer. It has a little more coverage than other moisturizers I've used, but is not greasy or thick. ...Pretty Thick for a Tinted Moisturizer...I've always heard that Laura Mercier is the best in Tinted Moisturizers so I went straight to it. It is very thick and greasy for a "lightweight" coverage "oil free" tinted moisturizer.

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.


perfect moisturizer...This is a great moisturizer for dry skin! not only does it smell great, but it also is a perfect texture (not too thick or watery). ...I love this moisturizer. It is very thick and hydrating. My skin loves it.

What it is: A best-selling hyaluronic acid moisturizer featuring a new clean formula with 72-hour hydration and a lightweight texture for plump, dewy skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Damask Rose Extract: Retains moisture and supports the skin’s barrier.
- Hyaluronic Acid Duo (1,500 and 50 kDA): Delivers hydration.
- Time-Release Technology: Helps deliver continuous hydration on the skin’s surface.


perfect gel moisturizer...I would purchase this on my own since it’s great quality and an affordable option to even some drug store moisturizers I’ve used! Would recommend this come in a larger tube like the oat balm cleanser!...It’s super gentle and a basic moisturizer in the best way possible !

What it is: A fast-absorbing, clinically tested moisturizer that delivers hydration on contact to soothe and nourish extremely dry, rough, itchy, and flaky skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Urea 10%: Delivers hydration to extremely dry skin and exfoliates rough skin.
- Colloidal Oat 1%: Soothes red, irritated skin​.

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

What Else You Need to Know: Safe for psoriasis- and eczema-prone skin, this lightweight moisturizer eliminates the need for thick, heavy creams. Urea delivers rapid hydration while exfoliating to visibly


Love this moisturizer, feels a bit heavy when applied but absorbs well leaving my skin soft and refreshed by morning....It’s thick and luxuriant, but not too thick that you feel it just sitting on the surface of your skin.

What it is: An intensely nurturing, multi-effect night cream infused with tri-peptide complex to reveal a visibly plumped, supple, more resilient look while you sleep.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dryness, and Acne and Blemishes

Formulation: Cream


Great moisturizer, dislike the smell...Absolutely amazing. Very thick but melts like butter. Skin is so hydrated. ...Best hydrating plumping moisturizer...This is absolutely the best plumbing/hydrating moisturizer I have used and have tried many more experience more expensive moisturizers. !

What it is: A daily moisturizer—powered by peptides, amino acids, ceramides, and collagen—that quickly doubles hydration, visibly boosts elasticity, improves the look of fine lines and wrinkles, and reinforces skin’s moisture barrier all day.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Eight Amino Acids: Hydrate, supporting skin elasticity.
- Eight Peptides: Condition and support strong skin.
- Three Ceramides: Bind moisture, fortifying skin’s moisture barrier.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free.


I've been using it in the morning, applying it like a regular moisturizer, under my foundation. It is a thick moisturizer and the scent is quite strong. ...It is quite thick I believe because of the SPF. I prefer my moisturizer to be a little thinner.

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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It feels nice but was hoping for it to be a lot more simpler to their face moisturizer with no spf. I will say this has a pretty bad white cast and I have a light olive skin tone. ...I like that this can be used as a moisturizer and a sunscreen! It’s not greasy or heavy, absorbs and leaves your face feeling great like a good moisturizer should!

What it is: A must-have moisturizer, now with SPF 30, that delivers all-day hydration and sun protection in a single step to simplify your morning routine.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Zinc Oxide: Is a non-nano sunscreen that filters out harmful UV rays.
- Glycerin: Hydrates to soften and smooth skin.

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

What Else You Need to Know: Powered by a blend of organic and mineral UVA/UVB filters, this moisturizer protects against harmful UV rays while leaving skin supple, h


My guy hates moisturizers because he doesn't like the greasy feel they have. ...Great basic moisturizer...This is a great general moisturizer. Although not entirely matte, it's also not greasy or oily.

What it is:
A dual-purpose moisturizer for all skin types.

What it is formulated to do:
This dual-purpose moisturizer provides essential hydration plus SPF 21 daily UV sunscreen protection. Applied after shaving, it hydrates and soothes skin while improving its overall condition.


For a man who wasn't sure that he wanted to bother with moisturizer, he is now hooked, this is a repurchase!...Loving the texture and it’s not too thick but enough for my dry skin. Have noticed my husbands complexion is better so I bought the spf moisturizer and the eye cream for him.

What it is: An all-day hydrator that combats lines, wrinkles, and dullness for a younger, revitalized look.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Formulation: Heavy Cream

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates.

What Else You Need to Know: This quick-absorbing all-day hydrator improves the appearance of lines, wrinkles, and dullness. Enriched with skin-strengthening ingredients, it creates a youthful-looking, radiant complexion.

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