Has the winter months already caused havoc to your skin? Hydrating your skin is a must to avoid the tight and painful feel of dry skin. A powerful body moisturizer always does the trick but now the question is: Which one?
Here are the 10 best body moisturizers I’ve tried and recommend for soft, silky skin.
1. The Body Shop Body Butter ($18)
Product Description: An intensive, creamy all-over body lotion. It absorbs easily, helping to condition, soften and smooth the skin, and to prevent dryness, leaving your skin moisturized for up to 24 hours.
My Thoughts: I’ve been a fan of The Body Shop’s Body Butter since highschool. It’s very hydrating and I love that there’s a whole line with a number of delightful scents.
2. L’Occitane Shea Butter ($39)
Product Description: New Organic & Fair Trade Fair trade Certification / New formula enriched with vitamin E for better stability.
My Thoughts: A great body moisturizer that’s all natural. It’s a bit on a high end but it’s really good at smoothing out rough hands and feet. Powerful stuff!
3. Eucerin Calming Creme Daily Moisturizer ($9.59)
Product Description: This gentle, non-greasy formula combines calming oatmeal and natural emollients for softer, healthier, more comfortable skin.
My Thoughts: I’ve been a fan of Eucerin for years so it wasn’t a hard choice when Eucerin approached me to become a SkinFirst Movement Ambassador. I tried so many of their products but I have to say the Calming Creme is my favorite. It’s non-greasy and is really good at relieving dry, itchy skin caused by winter weather.
4. Burt Bee’s Naturally Nourishing Milk & Honey Body Lotion ($8.00)
Product Description: Creamy and sweet—and just what your skin needs to feel loved from head to toe.
My Thoughts: Smells and works fantastic! I love how they upgraded the tube too!
5. Jergen’s Shea Butter Deep Conditioning Moisturizer ($7.79)
Product Description: Rich cocoa, mango and Shea butters deeply condition for 3x more radiant-looking skin.
My Thoughts: I stole this from my mom actually and instantly fell in love with it. The shea butter leaves my skin super soft!
6. Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion ($9.29)
Product Description: This naturally nourishing lotion contains Natural Colloidal Oatmeal blended with rich emollients and is now proven to help skin build a “moisture reserve,” so skin can replenish itself.
My Thoughts: This product or should I say this whole line has been a fan favorite for years. I remember having severely dry skin a couple of years ago, and the daily moisturizing lotion combined with the Aveeno Body Wash saved my skin!
7. Kiehl’s Creme de Corps Lotion ($29, 8.4 fl oz)
Product Description: Elegant Creme de Corps is rich in all-day hydration and ideal for luxuriously pampering skin.
My Thoughts: If you’re looking for a high quality body moisturizer and don’t mind splurging a little, then you need to get your hands on this stuff. It truly pampers the skin with its rich moisturizing ingredients. Check out their whole Creme de Corps Collection!
8. Carmex Healing Cream ($5.99)
Product Description: Carmex® Healing Cream is made using a patent pending process that delivers concentrated healing and moisturization of your driest, roughest skin.
My Thoughts: I love this stuff! Check out my full Carmex Healing Lotion and Cream Review!
9. Olay Quench Daily with Vitamins e & B3 ($5.99)
Product Description: Help prevent dryness while leaving skin with a sheer, fresh feel.
My thoughts: I love that it leaves my skin super soft and not oily. This body moisturizer is also fast absorbing too and usually last for hours. Great stuff!
10. Vaseline Intensive Care Cocoa Butter Deep Conditioning Body Lotion ($8.49)
Product Description: This silky, smooth lotion with Cocoa Butter, Petroleum Jelly and Vitamin E heals dry skin while evening tone and texture.
My thoughts: The power of cocoa butter has really helped my skin leaving it soft and supple. I also noticed it smoothing out a mark on my leg.
Finding the best body moisturizer is important so hopefully this list helps! What are some of your favorite best body moisturizers?