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Soft Spot

Give your skin a spring awakening with a lighter, brighter moisturizer. Here, W’s editors share their current favorites.

  • Soft Spot - Beautycounter Moisturizer
  • Soft Spot - DDF Moisturizing Dew
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  • Soft Spot - Avene Moisturizer
  • Soft Spot - Ole Henriksen Vitamin Plus Cream
  • Soft Spot - Dr. Alkaitis Oil
  • Soft Spot - Aesop Mandarin Facial Cream
  • Soft Spot - Pevonia Rosacea Cream
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  1. 1/10

    "This serum quenches my skin, but soaks in quickly and cleanly. Plus, it's formulated without any questionable ingredients—leave it to the beauty wizards of California!" - Katie Becker, Beauty Editor

    Beautycounter Countertime Radiance Firming Complex, $60,

  2. 2/10

    “This nourishing potion’s lightweight formula is perfect for spring.” – Nora Milch, Accessories Editor

    DDF Ultra-Lite Oil-Free Moisturizing Dew with SPF 14 Sunscreen, $42,

  3. 3/10

    “It's super light and smells like cucumber. Mmmmmm!” – Jane Larkworthy, Beauty Director

    Brad Biophotonic Youth Creator Gel-Cream, $245,

  4. 4/10

    "The price is right for something I slather on my face multiple times a day." – Christina Caldwell, Digital Director

    Avene Hydrance Optimale Light Hydrating Cream, $30,

  5. 5/10

    "I love this cream at night: it hydrates without making my skin break out and it smells so calming." – Vanessa Lawrence, Features Writer

    Ole Henriksen Vitamin Plus Crème, $45,

  6. 6/10

    “I'm a huge fan of oils as I have dry skin. This works for the face and body and has a fresh herbal scent.” – Erin Simon, Photo Producer

    Dr. Alkaitis organic nourishing treatment oil, $80,

  7. 7/10
  8. 8/10

    “I put it on every morning. It smells exactly like when you dig into an orange peel and it helps motivate me to the gym.” – Kat Herriman, Digital Editorial Assistant

    Aesop Mandarin Facial Hydrating Cream, $49,

  9. 9/10

    "I love this moisturizer from Pevonia. It keeps the redness at bay and is so luxe!” - Sarah Zendejas, Fashion Assistant

    Pevonia Botanica RS2 Care Cream, $80,

  10. 10/10