Product Review: Neutrogena’s Hydro Boost Water Gel
Moisturization is the most important part of any skincare routine, yet it is the hardest to find! Once you find the right moisturizer for yourself, your skin is going to glow like anything but let’s be honest, this quest never ends! Well, the reason is simple – different moisturizers are made from different formulas, and whether the formula will suit your skin or not, only time can tell. People are always skeptical about using skincare products since they can do more harm than good!
In recent years, The Indian market has been loaded with different moisturizers, and one such among them is the Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel. Is it worth the hype? Can it finally end the quest of finding the perfect moisturizer? Let’s find out together!
What Does The Product Claim? – The product claims to have a unique light-weight fresh texture that can absorb in your skin almost like magic. The Hydro Boost Water Gel effectively lock in abundant hydration and deeply penetrates into your skin. Giving a boost of instant hydration, the product strengthens the skin barrier for protection against 5 aggressors. The Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel helps achieve 5 dimensions of healthy skin – smoothness, firmness, translucency, trouble-free and plumpness.
The Key Ingredients – The active ingredient in the product is hyaluronic acid which helps to lock the moisture into your skin and keeps it hydrated for hours.
Which Skin Type Can Use The Product? – The product can be used by normal to oily skin people. The product is dermatologically tested and non-comedogenic. Though the product claims to be safe for acne-prone skin, consulting a dermatologist is recommended!
The Packaging – The Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel comes in an aqua blue pot with a twist-up silver lid. The jar is transparent and has all the important information, such as the expiry date and price of the product. The packaging is a little bulky, but it’s quite sturdy as well.
The Price – The Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel retails for INR 1000, containing 50gm of product. The mini version of the product retails for INR 370, containing 15gm of the product. (*currently on Nykaa)
How To Use? – After cleaning your face with a cleanser, pat dry it and take a generous amount of the Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water gel and apply evenly to the face and neck.
Our Verdict: If you are someone who doesn’t like heavy and greasy moisturizers, the Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel is an excellent moisturizer to go for. The consistency is literally gel-like and absorbs like magic into your skin. The formula is super light and will leave your skin hydrated and smooth. The product has a large fan base as it delivers what it claims, and after using it, you will understand why the product is one of the most highly rated skincare items in the world today. The product is perfect for everyday wear and will give you a semi-matte finish. However, the only thing about the product that might bug you is the pricing factor since it’s a little on the expensive side. The product is not fragrance-free; though it has a soothing smell, it might bother people who are sensitive to fragrances.