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CliniqueMoisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator

Clinique

Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator

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Clinique's Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator is a rich, oil-free cream-gel that plumps skin with 24-hour hydration. It instantly rehydrates and helps repair skin's moisture barrier over time. For very dry to dry combination skins.

Solutions For:
  • Dryness
  • Dullness

Formula Facts:
  • Allergy Tested
  • 100% Fragrance Free
  • Non-Acnegenic
  • Oil Free
  • Dermatologist Tested
  • Paraben Free
    • Use twice a day, morning and night
    • Use after 3-Step, or anytime skin needs a moisture boost
    Water / Aqua / Eau, Cyclopentasiloxane, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Dimethicone, Cetyl Ethylhexanoate, Squalane, Disteardimonium Hectorite, PEG / PPG-18 / 18 Dimethicone, Lauryl PEG-9 Polydimethylsiloxyethyl Dimethicone, Ahnfeltia Concinna Extract, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Extract, Caffeine, Whey Protein / Lactis Protein / Protéine Du Petit-Lait, Cholesterol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Petrolatum, PEG-150, Sucrose, Pyridoxine Dipalmitate, Linoleic Acid, Tocopheryl Acetate, Citric Acid, Polysilicone-11, Propylene Carbonate, Glyceryl Polymethacrylate, PEG-8, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Bran Extract, Pentaerythrityl Tetra-Di-T-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-12, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Hexametaphosphate, Chlorphenesin, Phenoxyethanol.

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    CliniqueMoisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator
     
    4.6

    (based on 213 reviews)

    93%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Moisturizes well (114)
    • Goes on smoothly (105)
    • Long lasting (82)
    • Absorbs quickly (72)
    • Not greasy (63)

    Cons

    • Bad smell (11)
    • Doesn't absorb well (7)
    • Too greasy or heavy (5)
    • Greasy (3)

    Best Uses

    • Deep moisturization (89)
    • Daily use (80)
    • Dryness (73)
    • After shower/bath (57)
    • Winter dryness (9)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Beauty conscious (64), Survivalist / minimalist (32), Beauty expert (12), Brand buyer (8), Budget shopper (8)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (4)

    Reviewed by 213 customers

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    5.0

    Finally Feeling Hydrated!

    By Shi

    from Highland, IN

    Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

    I use this product after the Clinique Clarifying Lotion 1.0! It is a bit thick, so I don't use as much in the morning but at night I let it soak in then off to sleep I go. When I wake up, my skin feels so soft and hydrated. 3 friends of mine and the Clinique rep at Ulta recommended I use this for my very dry skin and although it's expensive for the small amount, you don't have to use a lot because of the consistency so it ultimately works out!

     
    5.0

    Perfect pick me up

    By Rhea P

    from Norwalk, CA

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Long Lasting
    • Moisturizes Well

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Deep Moisturization
      • Dryness

      Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

      Absolutely love this product. Whenever my skin feel extra dry it never fails to give it a moisture boost. Having very dry skin and trying out multiple brands this is the one that stuck. I use this after my toner and serum and a little goes a long way.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      WOrk wonderfully

      By im_a_makeup_junkie

      from OH

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Absorbs Quickly
      • Long Lasting
      • Moisturizes Well
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Deep Moisturization
        • Dryness

        Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

        My entire life I have always had excessively oily skin.....until this year. I am 45 and have noticed over the last couple of years the oiliness has not been as bad. This year however is the first time I have had significantly dry skin. I use high end skin care for anti-aging, but it just wasn't cutting it as far as moisture goes. Living in a climate where it snows in winter means constant bombardment by dry air wherever you go. I thought I would give this a chance since I did not want to spend a lot on something that would most likely only be needed seasonally. It has worked wonders and in just 2 weeks and my dryness has greatly improved! Now in all fairness, I am also using the Supercharged Concentrate with it twice daily and the overnight mask every night. It has been working well with my usual skin care products (SkinCeuticals -
        wish Ulta would carry more high end products) as well.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        A Winter Must Have

        By Sam

        from Nutley, NJ

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Moisturizes Well
        • Not Greasy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • After Shower/Bath
          • Daily Use
          • Deep Moisturization
          • Dryness

          Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

          I like to apply this right after I shower prior to applying my makeup or after a shower before bed. The winter months can be hard on the skin and this hydrates an is a good preventative measure against fine lines especially on the forehead.

          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          luv of my life

          By MD

          from Opelika, Alabama

          About Me Beauty Expert, Skin Care Professional

          Pros

          • Absorbs Quickly
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Long Lasting
          • Moisturizes Well
          • Not Greasy
          • Smells Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • After Shower/Bath
            • Daily Use
            • Deep Moisturization
            • Dryness

            Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

            I use this every morning and I have severely dry skin. It is pure magic. I recommend this to anyone I talk to! Highly recommended smell is lovely moisturizers like its a magic potion. :))))

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            helpful for dry skin

            By tabby

            from mankato

            Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

            love it. been having problems with my skin being super dry this helps me feel like my skin is back to normal I apply it 2 maybe 3 times a day. feels wonderful as well. 1 oz lasted me about 6 months just bought the bigger size to see how long that will last me.

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            I love this product!

            By Shannon

            from Ocean view, NJ

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Long Lasting
            • Moisturizes Well
            • Not Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • After Shower/Bath
              • Daily Use
              • Deep Moisturization
              • Dryness

              Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

              I have always had dry skin and in the winter time especially, I would always get these dry patches on my forehead and corners of my nose. No matter what product/moisturizer I would use, the dry spots would completely disappear but they would still look visible. I used this product only one night and by the next morning, their was no dryness around my nose or forehead! The dry patches were gone noticeably and physically! I used only a dime size amount and it goes such a long way! Definitely worth all of the money for such an amazing product. If you suffer from dryness on those problem areas on the face, this is a must have. My winter go-to now.

              (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator

              By nancy

              from Duluth, GA

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Long Lasting
              • Moisturizes Well

              Cons

              • Doesn't Absorb Well
              • Too Greasy Or Heavy

              Best Uses

              • After Shower/Bath
              • Dryness

              Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

              Very dissatisfied with how this product makes my face stay sticky all day. I usually get the Moisture Surge Intense Extended Thirst Relief and decided to trt this one and am so sorry I did. My skin is pretty dry, but I find it very unpleasant to feel the sticky moisturizer on your face hours after it's applied. Who would want to actually feel the product many many hours later if you touch your face. Face feels dirty. I don't recommend at all.

              (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Miracle Cream

              By Ash

              from San Diego, CA

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Pros

              • Absorbs Quickly
              • Goes On Smoothly
              • Long Lasting
              • Moisturizes Well
              • Not Greasy

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

                  I LOVE this moisturizer. The only complaint I have is that it only comes in a jar, not a tube with a pump. I don't like using my finger or a q-tip to get the product out. A more sanitary option would be a pump! This truly is a miracle cream. Even if you don't have dry to dry combination skin, you will love how it sits underneath your primer and foundation. The moisture also lasts all day long. I will NEVER go back to using any other moisturizer on my face!

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  My winter savior!

                  By Kate91

                  from Boston, mA

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Goes On Smoothly
                  • Long Lasting
                  • Moisturizes Well

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • After Shower/Bath
                    • Daily Use
                    • Deep Moisturization
                    • Dryness

                    Comments about Clinique Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator:

                    I have used this product for the harsh New England winters for several years now, it is the only product that seems to keep my skin moisturized throughout the day. Never a need to reapply and keeps skin feeling supple - which is key for someone with very dry skin.

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                    • Q:

                      Do you apply moisture surge ALL OVER the face and neck, including eye area?

                      Should you apply UNDER your make up?
                      Asked on 8/18/2017 by Lynn from Mpls Minn

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi! You should apply this all over the face, under your make up. You should use it up to the orbital bone, but not in the direct eye area. If you are looking for something to use as a moisture booster in the direct eye area, you can partner your eye cream with the Moisture Surge Concentrate instead of the Intense option. Thank you for your question and have a great week!

                        Answered on 8/25/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      does this product contain mineral oil?
                      Asked on 6/2/2017 by gta from chicago il

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi! It does not contain mineral oil. It is actually oil free. For your convenience, if you would like to view a full list of ingredients for this product, you can scroll down below the product details and see a full ingredient list. We are here to help and thank you for your question. Have a great week!

                        Answered on 6/2/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      I noticed this product contains petrolatum which can clog pores / cause me to break out, however the product is listed as non-acnegenic? Could you clarify this further? I have acne prone skin, but it is extremely dry due to the prescription acne creams that I am using. I love the moisture that this product provides but I am worried about it clogging my pores and breaking me out.
                      Asked on 5/27/2017 by Liz from undisclosed

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi! Thank you for your question and interest in Clinique! I am happy to hear that you love the moisture that this product provides. It is a favorite of many! You can feel absolutely safe using this product. It is oil free and will not clog your pores. It has been clinically tested to be non acne-genic. We do all of our testing on real people, including those that have breakout concerns. This product will rebuild your skins barrier and help it to feel more comfortable long term. Please let us know if you have any additional questions or concerns and we look forward to hearing about your great results. Have a wonderful week!

                        Answered on 6/2/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      I accidently grabbed the Moisture Surge Intense Skin Fortifying Hydrator instead of the lighter moisture surge moisturizer. Is this ok to use under makeup, or should I exchange it? I have very dry skin.
                      Asked on 4/14/2017 by Michele Anne from Boynton Beach, FL

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi! It can absolutely be used under makeup. It is a very different texture. You may prefer it if you have dry skin. It is very moisturizing, but more of a creamy feel. Thank you for your question and have a great week!

                        Answered on 4/18/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      Is this product paraben free?
                      Asked on 4/6/2017 by beautyjunkie from US

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi! Yes, this product is paraben free. Thank you for your question!

                        Answered on 4/9/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      My sister gave me a small sample jar to try. I like the reviews I've read. How can I check the actual age by the code on the bottom? BA4
                      Asked on 2/25/2017 by Lou Lou from Papillion, NE

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi! I am glad that you like the reviews you have read on this product. It is very popular and I believe you will enjoy it as well. If you are concerned about the age of the sample, please feel free to stop by the Ulta store near you that carries a FULL line of Clinique product. The expert there can give you a fresh sample of the product, as it is not always easy to identify the age of the product you currently have. The great news is that most Clinique products, including this one, have a 2 year minimum shelf life after being opened. Thank you for your interest in Clinique and have a wonderful week!

                        Answered on 3/1/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      Is this non-comedogenic?
                      Asked on 2/11/2017 by Lindsay from Lakeland, FL

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi! Yes, it is. All of our products are also allergy tested. We test each product on a panel of 600 people, 12 times each. That is 7200 applications on real people. If anyone has a reaction of any sort, we reformulate to guarantee it is safe for your skin. Thank you for your question!

                        Answered on 2/17/2017 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      What's the difference between this product and the moisture surge extended thirst relief?
                      Asked on 10/18/2016 by Carly from Columbia, SC

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi! Moisture Surge Intense is more intense moisture for a drier skin type. Thank you for your interest in Clinique.

                        Answered on 10/18/2016 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      is this product for the face or the body?
                      Asked on 10/6/2016 by Just me

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        It is for the face. Thanks for your interest.

                        Answered on 10/9/2016 by Brand Expert from Clinique
                    • Q:

                      What are the ingredients in this produce? Does it contain Hyaluronic Acids?
                      Asked on 7/18/2015 by Betty from Elk Grove, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Moisture Surge Intense does not contain Hyaluronic acids.

                        Ingredients: water\aqua\eau , cyclopentasiloxane , glycerin , butylene glycol , dimethicone , cetyl ethylhexanoate , squalane , disteardimonium hectorite , peg/ppg-18/18 dimethicone , lauryl peg-9 polydimethylsiloxyethyl dimethicone , ahnfeltia concinna extract , olea europaea (olive) fruit extract , caffeine , whey protein\lactis protein\protéine du petit-lait , cholesterol , sodium hyaluronate , petrolatum , peg-150 , sucrose , pyridoxine dipalmitate , linoleic acid , tocopheryl acetate , citric acid , polysilicone-11 , propylene carbonate , glyceryl polymethacrylate , peg-8 , aloe barbadensis leaf extract , triticum vulgare (wheat) bran extract , pentaerythrityl tetra-di-t-butyl hydroxyhydrocinnamate , palmitoyl hexapeptide-12 , sodium citrate , sodium hexametaphosphate , chlorphenesin , phenoxyethanol

                        Answered on 7/23/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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