If you have combination or oily skin, you probably skip moisturizer to avoid turning your face into a greasy mess. In the summer, even those of us with normal or dry skin share the same sentiment. Muggy conditions plus an overly rich moisturizer can add up to an uncomfortably oily complexion.
But our skin still needs moisturizer — no matter the skin type or weather. If you think your current moisturizer is too heavy, find a new formula. Gel moisturizers are safe bets since the lightweight alternatives offer just enough hydration. They quickly absorb into your skin and can be layered under sunscreen. If you have oily skin, you may even want to stick with gel moisturizers year-round.
Here are the best gel moisturizers to get you through summer.