Best Serums for Dry Skin – Top 5 Picks


Dry skin needs intensive moisturizing. A lotion or a cream can give that kind of moisture to the skin but they tend to be heavy and can leave your skin oily. So the best option when it comes to moisturizing dry skin is to use a serum that is concentrated with moisturizers but is not heavy on the skin. A small amount goes a long way with serums and they can give you intensive hydration lasting through the day. Here is a look at the Best Serums for dry skin in India.


Best Serums for Dry Skin  – Top 5 Picks 

1. Vedic Line Gold Ojas Serum

Vedic Line Gold Ojas Serum

The Vedic Line Gold Ojas Serum is a moisturizing serum meant for dry skin. It comes enriched with saffron, marigold, almond, turmeric and sandalwood extracts and claims that they have the same properties as that of gold on the skin. The serum also contains SPF and can give you effective sun protection. It deeply hydrates the skin and lends it a refreshing glow. It is to be applied on slightly damp skin and you can top it with makeup once it dries. It is priced at Rs. 240 for 100 ml.

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2. Kaya Hyaluronic Moisturizing Serum

Kaya Hyaluronic Moisturizing Serum

The Kaya Hyaluronic Moisture Serum comes enriched with superior hyaluronic acid moisture spheres that helps in giving hydration to the skin, lasting upto 6 hours. The serum is light and runny and a small amount is enough to get rid of the dryness on the face. It hydrates the skin without leaving it excessively oily. It is priced at Rs. 1980 for 30 ml.

3. The Body Shop Vitamin E Moisture Serum

The Body Shop Vitamin E Moisture Serum

The Body Shop Vitamin E moisture Serum is an excellent pre moisturizer that provides sustained moisture release and deeper level moisture and protection to the skin. It comes enriched with Vitamin E, wheatgerm oil an rice bran oil. They help moisturize the skin and condition it. Regular use under makeup will help protect your skin against aging and environmental pollution. It has tara bush seed extract that helps in giving it immediate as well as long term hydration. The honey in the serum acts as a humectant and absorbs moisture to give you supple skin. It is priced at Rs. 1195 for 30 ml.

4. American Swan Smoothing Face Serum

American Swan Smoothing Face Serum

The American Swan Smoothing Face Serum is an invigorating serum that helps in gently removing the dead cells from your skin. The exfoliation reveals a brighter looking skin underneath. The serum penetrates deep into your skin and provides intensive moisture. The serum is not a leave on serum but needs to be washed off. Massage it well on cleansed face and leave it on for fifteen minutes. Wash it off with lukewarm water for softer, visibly brighter and supple skin. It is priced at Rs. 400 for 50 ml.

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5. Olay Total Effects Moisturizer + Serum Duo

Olay Total Effects Moisturizer + Serum Duo

The Olay Total Effects Moisturizer + Serum Duo is a non greasy day use formula that helps in evening out the skin tone, moisturizing the skin, minimizing pores and revealing a brighter and younger looking skin. It has SPF 15 that will give you adequate sun protection. It is priced at Rs. 369 for 20 g.

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