By Grace Gavilanes
Jan 20, 2015 @ 3:16 pm

Below is an excerpt from "Gel Is Having a Major Moment in Skincare Right Now," which originally appeared on POPSUGAR BEAUTY. Read the full story at

Lately we've been seeing one word over and over again at the beauty desk: gel. Now these are not the same blue cleansers you used to dry out zits overnight. First of all, the technology is much more advanced, and you won't find any microbeads suspended in these viscous products. The new iteration of the old trend is much more moisturizing than the predecessors.

Gels have always been the standby solution for women with oily skin because they quickly get rid of shine. But each of these new launches has improved the old category with extra hydration. You won't have to reserve your favorite gel moisturizer just for the humid summer months. Click here to shop our favorite new-age gels.

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