Brands A - Z
Discover

13 of the best hydrating serums for dry skin

13 of the best hydrating serums for dry skin

Layering moisture is vital if you wish to transform dry, dehydrated skin. Simply applying a moisturiser is not enough to deeply hydrate your skin and keep your complexion looking plump, firm and supple.

To add some much needed moisture and radiance back into your complexion, a hydrating serum should become an essential step in both your morning and evening skincare routines.

To help you find your perfect product, we have curated an edit of the best serums for dry skin to replenish your skin and restore its smooth, soft texture.

Which are the best serums for dry skin?

  1. Eve Lom Intense Hydrating Serum
  2. Sarah Chapman Skinesis Intense Hydrating Booster
  3. Caudalie Vinosource SOS Serum
  4. La Roche-Posay Hyalu B5 Hyaluronic Acid Serum
  5. Clinique Moisture Surge Hydrating Water Gel Concentrate
  6. Dr Dennis Gross Skincare Hyaluronic Marine Hydration Booster
  7. Darphin Hydraskin Serum
  8. Vichy Aqualia Thermal Rehydrating Serum
  9. By Terry Cellularose Hydra-Eclat Serum
  10. Lancôme Advanced Génifique Serum
  11. SkinCeuticals H.A. Hyaluronic Acid Intensifier
  12. DECLÉOR Aromessence Mandarin Smoothing Serum
  13. Carita Lagoon Serum

Eve Lom Intense Hydrating Serum

Proven to increase the skin’s moisture levels by up to 20% in just two hours, Eve Lom Intense Hydrating Serum helps to smooth, plump and hydrate your skin for a luminous, supple finish. Lightweight and fast-absorbing, the formula is perfect for even the most dry and irritated of complexions and completely transforms the look and feel of dry, lack-lustre skin.

Sarah Chapman Skinesis Intense Hydrating Booster

The dual-action Sarah Chapman Skinesis Intense Hydrating Booster is enriched with powerful moisture magnets and skin-defending Bioecolia and Betaglucan to keep your skin healthy and radiant. With a high dose of Hyaluronic Acid, the Hydrating Booster supports weak, dehydrated skin, relieving any discomfort with a hydrating veil of moisture which keeps the skin plump and fresh for hours.

Caudalie Vinosource SOS Serum

Enriched with soothing Organic Grape Water, a staple in Caudalie products, Caudalie Vinosource SOS Serum brings relief to dry, irritated skin, continuously diffusing water deep within the epidermis to replenish the complexion and leave your skin soft and supple. Intensely hydrating, the serum perfectly preps your skin for your moisturiser and leaves a dewy, radiant finish.

La Roche-Posay Hyalu B5 Hyaluronic Acid Serum

Proven to re-plump and rehydrate your skin in just one day, La Roche-Posay Hyalu B5 Hyaluronic Acid Serum feels so cool and refreshing on the skin. Using two different sizes of Hyaluronic Acid molecules, the serum helps to hydrate both the surface and your skin and deep into your epidermis making it one of the best serums for dry skin.

Clinique Moisture Surge Hydrating Water Gel Concentrate

Utilising Liquid-Sphere Technology, Clinique Moisture Surge Hydrating Water Gel Concentrate is formulated with water-binding ingredients which work to break the skin’s cycle of dryness to keep your complexion fresh and hydrated. The innovative gel formula drenches your skin in vital moisture which absorbs rapidly for both instant and long-lasting hydration.

Dr Dennis Gross Skincare Hyaluronic Marine Hydration Booster

Enriched with Watermelon Extract to protect the skin from free radicals, Dr Dennis Gross Skincare Hyaluronic Marine Hydration Booster works to keep your skin looking fresh and healthy. Hyaluronic Acid helps to plump and hydrate the skin, minimising the appearance of fines for a smooth, supple visage.

Darphin Hydraskin Serum

Restore and replenish dry, dehydrated skin with Darphin Hydraskin Serum. Designed to be a moisture refill for your skin, the hydrating serum creates a veil of moisture over your complexion, enhancing your skin’s natural barrier for instant and long-lasting hydration. Skin is left plump and fresh with a healthy glow.

Vichy Aqualia Thermal Rehydrating Serum

A favourite of many beauty editors and widely considered one of the best serums for dry skin, Vichy Aqualia Thermal Rehydrating Serum provides up to 48 hours of hydration for skin that looks healthy, plump and soft. With a weightless texture, the serum glides onto the skin, locking in moisture and smoothing over fine lines and wrinkles to promote a more youthful appearance.

By Terry Cellularose Hydra-Eclat Serum

With a dose of Vitamin C to enhance the radiance of your skin and defend against external aggressors, By Terry Cellularose Hydra-Eclat Serum works to treat and transform dull, lack-lustre skin. Infused with a rich blend of skin-loving ingredients, including White Rose Stem Cells and Flower Acids, the serum absorbs quickly into the skin and delivers long-lasting hydration which keeps your complexion smooth and soft all day long.

Lancôme Advanced Génifique Serum

Achieve healthy-looking, glowing skin with Lancôme Advanced Génifique Serum. Ideal for all ages, the serum rejuvenates your complexion and quenches your skin with moisture to minimise the appearance of fine lines whilst boosting elasticity to leave your skin soft and supple. Featuring the Lancôme’s innovative self-loading dropper for spill-free application, the fast absorbing formula promises to help you achieve a plump, smooth complexion.

SkinCeuticals H.A. Hyaluronic Acid Intensifier

Fortified with Liquorice Root and Purple Rice, SkinCeuticals H.A. Hyaluronic Acid Intensifier works to tone and firm up your skin whilst delivering much needed hydration. The lightweight formula absorbs quickly into the skin, smoothing fine lines and softening your complexion for a refined, radiant finish.

DECLÉOR Aromessence Mandarin Smoothing Serum

With a silky texture which glides across the skin to smooth and hydrate, DECLÉOR Aromessence Mandarin Smoothing Serum is formulated with Hazelnut, Sunflower and Camellia Oils as well as Mandarin Essential Oil to prevent the early signs of ageing. Finished with an uplifting citrus scent, the luxurious serum also helps to invigorate the senses upon application.

Carita Lagoon Serum

Harnessing the soothing properties of Polynesian Lagoon Water, Carita Lagoon Serum deeply hydrates your skin to smooth fine lines and enhance your skin’s natural luminosity. With a lightweight formula that absorbs quickly into the skin, used morning and night the Lagoon Serum promotes a supple, glowing complexion.



Rosie

Rosie

Writer and expert