Year 2020 is upon us!
While you're jotting down your New Year's resolutions, you may want to write off your old skin-care routine for a fresh start, beginning with updating your moisturizers.
Celebrities are a good source about ways to achieve flawless skin.
They are often one step ahead of everyone else when it comes to skin care as they have easy access to some of the country's top dermatologists and even the latest beauty products.
And one key product in every celebrity's skin-care routine is a good moisturizer.
To help you welcome the new you, PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) has done some digging to sort out the moisturizers most favored by celebrities,
Rhian Ramos, Bianca King, Max Collins, and KC Concepcion prefer natural oils—such as jojoba oil or coconut oil—as moisturizers.
Keep scrolling! Other celebrities on this list revealed their favorite moisturizers on their skin-care blogs and vlogs.
CREME DE LA MER
Who loves this moisturizer: Tweetie de Leon, Maggie Wilson, Kim Chiu, Jessy Mendiola, Martine Cajucom, Liz Uy, Kelsey Merritt, Ruffa Gutierrez, and Isabelle Daza
Why you should try it? Best known for its incredibly rich and hydrating formula called "Miracle Broth," La Mer has always been the top choice of celebrities here and abroad because it does the job of restoring skin's vibrancy.
Creme de La Mer already has a cult following led by Hollywood A-listers Beyonce, Kim Kardashian-West, and Khloe Kardashian.
Where to get it? Rustan's The Beauty Source, PHP10,600 (30ml) and PHP19,300 (60ml).
SNAIL WHITE MOISTURE Facial cream
Who loves this moisturizer: Erich Gonzales, Mimiyuuuh, Say Alonzo, Jackie Lou Blanco, and Lucy Torres-Gomez
Why you should try it? Erich told PEP.ph in an earlier interview, "It's perfect for our weather also. Hindi siya sticky yung feel. And absorbent siya talaga, like puwede siyang kunyare primer or base sa every-day makeup mo. The fact na mafi-feel mo yung effect niya right away, brighter and firmer talaga yung face after using it."
Where to get it? Leading drug stores nationwide and Lazada, PHP995.
ESTEE LAUDER REVITALIZING SUPREME+
Who loves this moisturizer: Miss Universe Philippines 2019 Gazini Ganados and Andrea Torres
Why you should try it? Estée Lauder’s Revitalizing Supreme Global Anti-Aging Creme is the secret of some celebrities to their youthful glow. It helps address multiple signs of aging, such as lines, wrinkles, loss of firmness, dullness, and dehydration. It comes with a rich texture, but doesn't feel heavy on the skin.
For Andrea, adding the cream to her skin-care routine has made her feel like she's having a spa session at home. She wrote on Instagram, "Get products that make you feel like you’re giving yourself a mini spa session everyday. It helps make you feel pampered even with the hectic schedule."
Where to get it? Rustan's The Beauty Source, PHP7,490 (75ml) and PHP6,850 (50ml).
Who loves this moisturizer: Janine Gutierrez, Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Julie Ann San Jose, Isabel Oli, Sam Pinto, Bianca Gonzalez, and Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach
Why you should try it? Olay Whips come in three variants—Regenerist, White Radiance, and Total Effects—depending on skin issues you want to address.
What Pia loves about this moisturizer is, although light, it does hydrate your skin. In an Instagram post, she wrote, "If you’re like me who doesn’t like the feeling of heavy creams on my face especially when under the sun, this moisturizer is light as air, really keeps shine at bay, and can work as a primer to keep makeup in place."
Where to get it? Lazada, PHP1,099 (50g).
TATA HARPER MOISTURIZER
Who loves this moisturizer: Sarah Lahbati and Alex Gonzaga
Why you should try it? Alex is a big fan of Tata Harper's Repairative Moisturizer. Alex said in her vlog dated February 2018, she usually applies it on the dry areas of her face and her neck.
Meanwhile, Sarah is a fan of the brand's Clarifying Moisturizer. In her blog post dated July 19, the Kapamilya actress wrote, "I like this product because it’s lightweight which is good for the humid Philippine weather! The smell is not for everyone though. It smells sort of “farm-y,” almost like fresh greens."
LANEIGE WATER BANK MOISTURE CREAM
Who loves this moisturizer: Kylie Padilla
Why you should try it? In her vlog post on YouTube, Kylie says she usually includes Laneige's Water Bank Moisture Cream in her day-time skin care.
The Kapuso actress also likes that this moisturizer is lightweight and won't leave your skin feeling greasy.
Where to get it? BeautyMNL.com, PHP1,850