Dry skin is something most of us are concerned with as we head into the winter months. No one wants dry, dull, flakey skin for the next few months.
Preserving your skin’s moisture and hydration levels during the colder months definitely will take some work. But it’s totally doable. There are a lot of products that cater to dry skin. The products are especially designed for drier skin and contain ingredients that work to combat the dryness.
Finding these products that will keep your skin nice this winter doesn’t have to be hard. Thankfully there are a few brands that have put together kits that will make our dry skin easier to deal with this winter.
Whether you’re looking for all new products or just need to incorporate a couple extra moisturizing products, try out some of these facial kits that were made especially for dry skin.
With that said, let’s get started. Here’s a list of the 15 best facial kits for dry skin along with their reviews for 2021.
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1. Dermalogica Dry Skin Kit
This Dermalogica kit contains the Essential Cleansing Solution, Gentle Cream Exfoliant, Multi-Active Toner, Intensive Moisture Balance, and Intensive Eye Repair. The Essential Cleansing Solution is a creamy nourishing cleanser that will cleanse your skin without causing it to dry out any further.
The Gentle Cream Exfoliant is an exfoliating mask treatment that will gently exfoliate your skin. The Multi-Active Toner is a skin toner that will hydrating your skin while providing a refreshing feeling.
The Intensive Moisture Balance is a nourishing antioxidant rich moisturizer that will give your skin added moisture. The Intensive Eye Repair is an eye cream that is meant to replenish the moisture around the eye area.
This kit is perfect if you’re trying to find all new skincare products as it contains everything you’ll need. It helps to hydrate dull, dry skin and helps to minimize fine lines. The Gentle Cream Exfoliant is great for when you need to exfoliant but don’t want to irritate your dry skin.
It’s recommended that you use this exfoliant one to two times a week as over exfoliation can cause your skin to dry out even more. Just because your skin may be dry, doesn’t mean that you should cease exfoliating.
This exfoliant is gentle enough to incorporate into your winter skin care routine. And it works to add moisture while still giving your skin the much needed exfoliation.
Pros & Benefits:
- Comes with an eye cream
- Exfoliant for dry skin
- All you need for a new routine
2. Clinique Sparkle & Glow for Drier Skins
This Clinique kit contains the Foaming Sonic Facial Soap and Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel Lotion. The Foaming Sonic Facial Soap is a gentle cleanser that foams as you cleanse your skin. The Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion is a gel consistency that provides maximum hydration.
This moisturizer also helps to keep your skin looking younger for longer by strengthen your skin’s moisture barrier. This will help keep moisture locked in so your skin stays hydrated for longer periods of time.
You can incorporate these two products into your current skincare routine for added moisture and hydration. Sometimes all you need is to add a good moisturizer and a gentle cleanser to combat your dry winter skin.
Keeping your skin winter ready doesn’t have to be a major issue. It can be as simple as adding in a couple products that are specifically geared towards dry skin.
Pros & Benefits:
- Perfect addition to existing skincare routine
- Lightweight gel moisturizer
- Moisturizer strengthens the skin’s moisture barrier
3. Cetaphil Dry Skin Essentials Kit
This Cetaphil kit contains the Gentle Skin Cleanser, Daily Advance Lotion, and Gentle Skin Cleansing Cloths. How great would it be to keep your skin moist even while taking off your makeup?
These Gentle Skin Cleansing Cloths are perfect for gently removing your makeup without removing the moisture from your skin. They are also great for on the go or to take when traveling.
The Gentle Skin Cleanser is a non-irritating cleanser that can be used on very sensitive skin. It doesn’t contain fragrance of any kind and is completely non-alkaline and non-comedogenic.
Aside from cleansing, it also helps to soothe and soften the skin. The Daily Advance Lotion can be used on a daily basis to moisture even the most sensitive skin. This moisturizer claims to be non-greasy and replenishes moisture levels for 24 hours.
How perfect? While you want to keep your dry skin properly moisturized, you don’t want it to be greasy. This moisturizer is also perfect if you have drier, acne prone or sensitive skin.
It won’t irritate your skin with any unnecessary fragrances or pore clogging ingredients.
Pros & Benefits:
- Skin cleansing cloths that make it easy to cleanse your face
- Fragrance free products
- 24 hours of moisture
4. Bioelements Starter Facial Kit for Very Dry and Dry Skin
This Bioelements kit contains the Moisture Positive Cleanser, Power Peptide, Crucial Moisture, and Measured Micrograins. These products will give your skin the boost of hydration it needs by utilizing spa quality products.
The toner and moisturizer will add lots of moisture to your freshly exfoliated skin. The Moisture Positive Cleanser works to gently cleanse the skin with a mild foaming action while maintaining the skin’s natural oil balance.
The Power Peptide is a lightweight treatment that contains anti-aging peptides that hydrates, softens, and smoothes the skin. This treatment also helps the products that will be applied after absorb into the skin better giving faster, more visible results.
The Crucial Moisture is a moisturizer that helps to lock in moisture and add rich emollients to the skin. This product is great for immediately combating skin dryness as it contains fast acting hydrators that maintain the water to oil balance of your skin.
The Measured Micrograins is an exfoliator that removes dull surface areas, unclogs pores all while it works to activate your skin’s natural skin renewal process. This product contains extremely micro fine granules that gently buff your skin to perfection.
A micro fine exfoliator is exactly what you want for your skin no matter its condition. Exfoliators with large beads and granules are damaging to the skin.
They can cause micro tears on your skin which can cause visible damage over time. This exfoliator is safe to use on your skin and is ideal for exfoliating dry skin.
Pros & Benefits:
- Contains a gentle and micro exfoliator
- Anti-aging peptides
- Serum treatment and moisturizer
5. Tu’el Skincare Dry Skin Care Set
This Tu’el kit contains the Deep Pore Cleansing Oil, Deep Pore Herbal Toner, Antioxidant Cleanser, Moisturizer, and Super Serum Moisture Gel. Cleansing oils are great for containing the moisture levels in your skin.
This kit allows for a double step cleanse as well as a moisturizing gel serum that will be followed by a cream moisturizer. The Deep Pore Cleansing Oil works by bonding with your skin’s natural oils to eliminate dirt and makeup.
This product contains Sunflower Seed Oil, Mandarin Peel Oil, Vitamin E, Vitamin C, and more to provide a gentle cleanse for you skin. The Deep Pore Herbal Toner breaks down the cleansing oils and further activates the cleansing process.
This toner will leave your skin pH balanced and hydrated. The Antioxidant Cleanser is a milk cleanser that conditions and removes debris from your skin without interrupting the natural pH.
The Moisturizer is said to moisturize as well as protect your skin from the harmful UVA and UVB rays. The Super Serum Moisture Gel contains hyaluronic acid to tackle dry skin woes and should be applied morning and night.
It’s important to layer your products to help lock in moisture. This serum gel will soak into your skin and following with the moisturizer will help to lock it in.
Pros & Benefits:
- Comes with a moisturizing gel serum
- Cleansing oil that hydrates dry skin
- Protection from UVA and UVB rays
6. Paula’s Choice RESIST Travel Kit for Normal to Dry Skin
This Paula’s Choice kit contains the Optimal Results Hydrating Cleanser, Daily Smoothing Treatment, Skin Restoring Moisturizer, and Barrier Repair Moisturizer. The Optimal Results Hydrating Cleanser will replenish your skin’s moisture while gently cleansing your skin and removing any makeup. This Daily
Smoothing Treatment is daily treatment that is intended to be used following cleansing and toning. This treatment contains 5% alpha hydroxy acids that will make your skin more radiant, even-toned, and smoother.
The Skin Restoring Moisturizer contains an SPF of 50 and will protect your skin from the sun. Aside from containing a strong SPF it also contains niacinamide, shea butter, and licorice that all aide in the hydration of your skin.
The Barrier Repair Moisturizer contains retinol that helps moisturize dehydrated skin while helping your skin to look firmer and more radiant. This kit contains two great moisturizers that will up your moisture levels in no time.
Applying an ample amount of moisturizer is the most important thing during the colder months. While both of these moisturizers serve different purposes, they work wonders when applied back to back.
It’s also perfect to throw in your suitcase when traveling this winter.
Pros & Benefits:
- Comes with two great moisturizers
- Alpha Hydroxy Acids that gently exfoliate
- High SPF
7. LANEIGE Hydrating Trial Kit
This Laneige kit contains the Moisturizing Foam Cleanser, Essential Power Skin Toner, Water Bank Essence, Water Bank Moisture Cream, and Water Sleeping Mask. Not only does this kit contain the basic essentials, it also comes with a sleeping mask.
This sleeping mask is very hydrating and can help moisturize your dry skin while you sleep. The Moisturizing Foam Cleanser moisturizes your skin while effectively cleansing it. The Essential Power Skin Toner will tone your skin and bring it back to the correct pH level.
The Water Bank Essence is perfect for hydrating dry skin. It contains zinc, magnesium, potassium, calcium, and sodium to tone and smooth your skin.
The Water Bank Moisture Cream will help lock in the moisture from the essence while further hydrating your skin. As if these products weren’t enough to moisturize your dry skin, Laneige even offers a sleeping mask.
The Water Sleeping Mask works to hydrate your skin while your sleep. So slather this on before heading to bed to wake up with nice hydrated skin. This is perfect for making sure that your skin is being pampered throughout the entire day.
Plus, it’s very easy to use! It absorbs into your skin a few minutes after applying it so don’t worry about it getting everywhere on your pillow.
This sleeping mask will stay put and ensure that your skin is getting hydrated not your pillow.
Pros & Benefits:
- Allows you to hydrate your skin while sleeping
- Gentle foaming cleanser
- Essence for added moisture
8. H2O+ Marine Calm Soothing Hydration System
This H2O kit contains the Gentle Creamy Cleanser, Hydrating Face Complex, and Balancing Toner. This balancing toner helps to balance your skin’s pH levels to make it easier for your dry skin to stay moisturized.
Applying the Face Complex moisturizer immediately after the Toner will help lock in the moisture. The Gentle Creamy Cleanser is gentle enough to be used everyday but strong enough to efficiently moisturize your skin.
The Hydrating Face Complex soothes and calm your dry skin while deeply hydrating it. It’s in a gel consistency and very easy to apply. The Balancing Toner balances your skin using sea kelp and vitamin A.
Sometimes we neglect to always use a proper toner but it should be an essential step in everyone’s skin care routine. It really helps to replenish the moisture and balance your pH that was interrupted during the time you were cleansing your skin.
It should be used every time you cleanse your skin. Also, the sea kelp will do wonders for your skin. It will restore the moisture in your skin while also soothing any irritation you may be experiencing.
With dry skin, it’s important to not cause any more irritation. Dry skin is delicate and it should be treated as such. This skin kit is perfect for soothing your skin while working to keep it moist.
It contains three essential products that can give your skin just what it needs this winter.
Pros & Benefits:
- Perfect starter dry skin kit
- Balances skin’s pH levels
- Contains calming sea kelp
9. Bobbi Brown Hydrating Skincare Set
This Bobbi Brown kit contains the Hydrating Face Cream, Hydrating Eye Cream, and Soothing Cleansing Oil. This cream and oil set is a sure way to combat your dry skin. The oil cleanser will cleanse your dry skin without strippig it of its natural oils.
While the cream moisturizers will help lock in the moisturize. The Hydrating Face Cream is a lightweight cream that will give your skin a heavy boost of moisture. It works to hydrate your skin throughout the day and is ideal for being worn under makeup.
The Hydrating Eye Cream claims to keep your eye area hydrated, soft, smooth, and refreshed for 24 hours. This is perfect for wearing under your concealer. The Soothing Cleansing Oil will soothe and cleanse your dry skin.
It emulsifies with water and removes stubborn makeup without leaving your skin feeling stripped. Cleansing oils are all the craze in the skincare world right now! They also happen to be perfect for those with drier skin.
Cleansing oils tend to be gentle on the skin and don’t strip your skin of it’s natural oils like other harsher cleanses tend to do. Bobbi Brown is known for her cosmetics line but she also recognizes that proper skincare is the foundation.
Proper skincare can make all the difference when applying makeup. No one wants to apply foundation to dry, flakey skin. Thankfully Bobbi Brown has developed skincare products that will work in conjunction with her other products.
The products in this kit can be added to any skincare routine when you feel that your skin is becoming drier and needs to be hydrated.
Pros & Benefits:
- Comes with a cleansing oil
- Lightweight moisturizer
- Developed to hydrate dry skin for better makeup application
10. LATHER About Face Dry Skin Care Kit
This Lather kit contains the Cucumber Milk Facial Cleanser, Sweet Almond Exfoliating Cream, Cucumber & Ginseng Facial Mist, Sweet Almond Face Moisturizer, and the Honey Moisture Mask.
The Cucumber Milk Facial Cleanser is ideal for dry skin. It uses cucumber and sea algae to gently clean the skin. It also works to prevent saggy skin and tighten pores. The Sweet Almond Exfoliating Cream will gently exfoliate your skin to lift away dry flakey skin.
The oil from the almonds will nourish your dry skin. The Cucumber & Ginseng Facial Mist is an alcohol-free mist that contains cucumber, ginseng, and algae extracts.
The algae and cucumber will sooth your skin while the ginseng will revitalize it. This facial mist can be used throughout the day to give your skin an instant boost of hydration. The Sweet Almond Face Moisturizer is a luxurious moisturizer that can be used on a daily basis.
It contains sweet almond, macadamia nut, and avocado oils. These essential fatty acids keep your dry skin hydrated and protected from free-radical damage.
The Honey Moisture Mask is great to relieve your dry, stressed skin. These products are very gentle and soothing for dry skin. The honey mask is a great way to add a boost of moisture to your dry skin. Honey is known for it’s moisturizing and humectant properties.
This 20 minute mask will do wonders for your skin’s hydration levels. You can apply it and take a few minutes to rest, watch TV, cook, etc.
Masks are a good way to give your skin an added boost of moisture even when your other skincare products are working just fine. Masks tend to serve as a deep conditioner for your skin. They’re not required but you always feel happy that you’ve taken the time to apply it.
Pros & Benefits:
- Contains a honey mask for extra moisture
- Helps to prevent saggy skin and tighten pores
- Contains light oils to hydrate skin
11. Mary Kay Skin Care Dry Skin Kit
This Mary Kay skin kit contains the 3-In-1 Cleanser, the Age-Fighting Moisturizer, the Day Solution Sunscreen, and the Night Solution.
The 3-In-1 Cleanser is a gentle cleanser that will cleanse your skin and leave it feeling refreshed. It contains three great benefits in one bottle. It will cleanse, exfoliate,and refresh your dry, tired skin. The Age-Fighting Moisturizer will not only hydrates your dry skin, it will also fight the signs of aging.
It has been known to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on your face. It will fight against aging while keeping your skin hydrated for up to ten hours.
The Day Solution Sunscreen is a great lightweight sunscreen with an SPF 35 that will moisturize your skin while keeping it protected from the sun.
The Night Solution is designed to be applied in the evening as it helps to renew your skin overnight. It contains microcapsules of vitamins that burst when the serum is applied to the skin. It also reduces expression lines and firms and smoothes the skin.
All of the work that this serum does while you’re sleeping needs to be maintained during the day. The sunscreen locks in the benefits that the serum gives to the skin. The sun can cause damaging effects that can add to the issues that you’re having with your dry skin.
Having a good moisturizing sunscreen is a must have for any skincare routine. A sunscreen should be worn on a daily basis.The moisturizing properties of this sunscreen is just an added benefit.
Over the years, Mary Kay has built an amazing brand with great skincare products. The reputation of this brand is very reputable and many people continue to uses these products year round.
Pros & Benefits:
- Contains a lightweight sunscreen moisturizer
- Fights signs of aging
- Nighttime treatment
12. La Roche-Posay Soothing Essentials Skin Kit
This La Roche-Posay skin kit contains the Micellar Cleansing Water, the Thermal Spring Water Mist Spray, the Cicaplast Baume B5, and the Anthelios 60 Ultra-Light Fluid Face Sunscreen.
The Micellar Cleansing Water gently removes dirt, oil, makeup, and pollution from your dry skin. This cleansing water doesn’t contain any harsh ingredients that tend to leave your skin drier than it was initially.
This product is so gentle that you don’t even need to rinse it off. The Thermal Spring Water Mist Spray contains antioxidants that will tone and refresh your dry skin. This mist is great for refreshing and hydrating your dry skin throughout the day.
The Cicaplast Baume B5 is a thick moisturizing cream that will deeply moisturize your dry skin. This moisturizer can also be applied to your whole body and your dry lips. Although this moisturizer is in a thick cream, balm consistency, it’s not greasy, sticky, or oily.
The Anthelios 60 Ultra-Light Fluid Face Sunscreen is a thin consistency sunscreen that contains antioxidants and UVA and UVB fighting ingredients. It also claims to help reduce the visible signs of sun damage. It also has a matte finish which makes it perfect for wearing under your makeup.
Pros & Benefits:
- Contains a great multipurpose moisturizer
- Gentle cleansing water
- Lightweight sunscreen
13. Clinicians Complex Anti Aging Mature Dry Skin Kit
This Clinicians Complex skin kit contains the Facial Cleanser, the Facial Toner, the Retinol-A Serum, and the Peptide Plus Cream. The Facial Cleanser contains glycolic acid that gently cleanses and exfoliates your dry, sensitive skin.
This cleanser removes debris, dirt, and dead skin cells without interrupting the skin’s natural pH balance. The Facial Toner tones your dry skin while refining your pores.
It contains glycolic acid, hyaluronic acid, aloe vera gel, and beta-carotene. No only does the toner tone your skin, it also removes dead skin cells and protects your skin against the damaging free radicals that your skin comes in contact with on a daily basis.
The Retinol-A Serum is an anti aging serum that contains 10% of retinol, vitamin e, and avocado oil. The retinol helps to rejuvenate your dry skin and fight aging while the vitamin e and avocado oil help to moisturize dry skin.
The Peptide Plus Cream is a moisturizer that contains peptides that reduce fine lines and wrinkles. This cream moisturizer also contains green tea and vitamin e that are known to fight free radicals and help the skin repair itself.
This kit contains products that combat dry skin while also serving to fight against any signs of aging.
Pros & Benefits:
- The Retinol-A serum
- Cleanser contains glycolic acid
- Reduces fine lines and wrinkles
14. Rx Systems Anti Aging Skin Care System Dry Skin Kit
This RX Systems skin kit contains the Reparative Cleanser, the Reparative Cream, and the Facial Moisturizer SPF 35. The Reparative Cleanser uses glycolic acid and alpha lipoic acid to gently cleanse and exfoliate dry skin without causing any irritation.
The Reparative Cream was designed to moisturize dry skin while also improving skin tone, color, and texture. It’s also perfect for using day and night to hydrate your dry skin after you cleanse it. The Facial Moisturizer doubles as a great sunscreen.
It contains zinc oxide to protect your skin from the sun’s harmful rays. It’s also oil free and won’t leave a greasy or oily finish. Even when you’re suffering with dry skin, you don’t want to skip the sunscreen.
Plus the gentle acids in the cleanser will cause your skin to be a little more sensitive to the sun. A sunscreen is ideal for preventing any further damage. This skin kit is ideal for someone who is suffering from dry skin but also wants to revitalize their skin with the help of gentle exfoliating acids.
The acids are so gentle that they are in the cleanser which can be used on a daily basis. These products will definitely help you deal with your dry skin but it will also renew your skin and give you a nice glow.
Pros & Benefits:
- Contains an exfoliating cleanser
- Gentle acids safe for dry skin
- Mineral sunscreen
15. Tammy Fender Sensitive/Dry Treatment Kit
This Tammy Fender skin kit contains the Cleansing Milk, the Roman Chamomile Tonic, the Capillary Strengthening Blend, the Spontaneous Recovery Crème, the Intensive Repair Balm, and the Bulgarian Lavender Body Oil.
The Cleansing Milk contains lavender to help soothe and cleanse the skin. The he Roman Chamomile Tonic hydrates the skin, prevents moisture loss, and reduces scarring. The Capillary Strengthening Blend is an oil based treatment that can be applied to repair and rejuvenate delicate dry skin this winter.
This product contains a blend of jojoba oil and borage oil with chamomile to regenerate new skin cells and strengthen capillaries. The Spontaneous Recovery Crème is a cream moisturizer that will help to recover the moisture levels in your dry skin.
The Intensive Repair Balm will give your dry skin the added boost of moisture anytime you notice that you need a little something extra. This balm is also great for repairing tissue damage, healing surgical and acne scars, reducing under eye circles, and increasing elasticity.
The Bulgarian Lavender Body Oil is a great oil to apply after a shower. Just as your face can be dry during the colder months, the skin on your body may also be drier than usual.
This body oil is relaxing and contains calming lavender that helps to increase the flow of oxygen to your cells. It was wonderful for Tammy Fender to include a product for the body in the skin kit.
Pros & Benefits:
- Contains a body oil
- Soothing cleansing milk
- Great for healing scars and tissue damage
We hope you’ve enjoyed this review of the 15 best facial kits for dry skin in 2021. Do you see an facial kits for dry skin that aren’t on this list and should be? Let us know in the comments below!