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Skincare Science: The Difference Between Moisturizing and Hydrating

by Erin Fabio on Apr 23, 2021

It’s easy to get overwhelmed by product claims, especially when it feels like brands are using the synonym button to bulk up their packaging. Moisturizing and hydrating are two phrases that you might use interchangeably, but when it comes to skincare, have two different meanings. Let’s define the two, hydrating vs moisturizing:

Hydrating vs Moisturizing Infographic

Why should you switch to a hydrating hand sanitizer? Cracked, dry skin is more susceptible to germs and infections! Without a hydrating agent, basic hand sanitizer formulas typically leech moisture from your hands which might be counteracting their sanitizing power. Ready to stock up? Get started with our essentials set




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