Control the shine with our beauty editor’s top moisturisers:
Dermalogica Active Moist Moisturiser, R700 for 50ml
It’s fragrance-free, oil-free and ideal for sensitive skin. Pores and redness are reduced, leaving a smooth, even complexion.
The Body Shop Tea Tree Mattifying Lotion, R125 for 50ml
Tea Tree is so soothing, and is a great antibacterial (making this a fab treat for acne-prone skin).
Neutrogena Visibly Clear Oil-Free Moisturiser, R102,95 for 50ml
An oil-free moisturiser with spot clearing technology, to leave skin clear, soft and shine-free.
BUDGET ALERT! Pond’s Lasting Oil Control Vanishing Cream Very Oily Skin, R24,95 for 50ml
Patented with micro absorbers to control oil production, this leaves a lush matte finish, without feeling dry or heavy.
Garnier Oil Control Complete Vanishing Cream, R29,95 for 40ml
An anti-bacterial cocktail of zinc, clay and eucalyptus extract to keep skin fresh and matte.
Ed’s fave: Clinique Pep-Start HydroBlur Moisturizer, R395
My new-found favourite! This not only controls shine for up to 8 hours, but works perfectly as a makeup primer too!