10 Best Face Creams for Men in India. Who said men does not need proper skin care. Even men should invest some time and money in their skin care. Men can also experience skin problems like acne marks, pimples blackheads, whiteheads, dark spots etc. Therefore use of suitable skin care products are advisable. In this article, we are going to talk about the best face creams and face moisturizers for men in India for various different skin type. Men can also oily combination, normal and dry skin so, these creams are formulated for different skin types.
Face creams also adds a protective layer on the uppermost skin layers due to which the effects of dust, heat and pollutants are minimized. Most of such facial skin creams for men also contain SPF which aids in minimizing the skin darkening due to sun and protects the premature aging of the skin by UV rays. Face skin creams and moisturizers also supports and aids in different skin concerns like if you have oily skin, some of these creams will control oils, while if the skin is dry it will provide moisturization.
Top Best Face Creams for Men available in India
These are the best or should we say are worth trying face creams and skin moisturizers for men for the day time. Read the details and choose the one according to your skin type and requirement.
1. Garnier Men Oil Clear Oil Control Fairness Cream
This is a fairness cream by Garnier for men and comes with oil control features. So men who have got oily skin can try it to improve their compelxions. You must be thinking if this cream can control the oils? Yes, it does but not for too long but longer than any regular face cream for men. This fairness moisturizer is formulated for men and boys who have oily skin or even the combination skin. It does not give miraculous fairness but skin looks brighter and even toned after regular usage.
Fairness and even toned skin
Has the power of lemon extracts
Improves skin texture
Price is affordable
Availability is very easy
Suitable for combination to oily skin
May not control oils for long
Suitable for : Oily skinned men who want fairness and oil control features
Price: 125 rupees
2. Nivea for Men Whitening 10X Oil Control Moisturiser
Just like the Garnier oil control fairness moisturizer, Nivea has a similar product. This Nivea for Men Whitening 10X Oil Control Moisturiser has the oil controlling power with the fairness features. It whitens the skin while minimizing the oil production. The moisturizer has a light weight lotion like texture and it will not make the skin look or feel greasy. I think this is the best feature as men who have got oily skin will not want anything that makes their skin even oilier. This moisturizer for men has a subtle smell and nothing much.
Suitable for: Fairness and oil control for oily skin
Price : 175 rupees and small pack of 99 rupees is also available which is of 50ml tube
3. Nivea Men Dark Spot Reduction Creme
Other than the oils and skin darkening, men also experiences the dark spots. Dark spots can be due to pimples and their marks. Nivea Men Dark Spot Reduction Moisturizer Crème is a face cream for men’s skin with dark spot problem. This is a cream base therefore, it is suitable for the dry skin to normal skin. Even the combination skin men can use this but I have realized when we have oily skin and we use that in summers then this may make the skin look greasy after few hours. As the oils and sebum starts to come, the cream also feels heavy hence this can be a good winter face cream but not for summers.
Skin looks even toned when it is applied regularly twice in a day
Smell is good
Gets absorbed in the skin nicely
This has a soothing formula
Supples and hydrates the dry skin
Has UV filters and licorice
Not for oily skin for summers
Takes time for dark spot elimination
Suitable for: Men with dark spots and dry to normal skin tone
Price: 75 ml for 180 rupees
4. Nivea Men Dark Spot Reduction Moisturiser
Nivea Men Dark Spot Reduction Moisturiser works same like the Nivea men dark spot reduction cream. It’s just that this has a light non greasy formula hence you can also say that this will be more beneficial for the oily skin. The cream was for dry to normal skin for dark spots while this is more suitable for the oily and acne prone skinned men who are suffering from dark spot problem. This can be used daily twice in a day and show good results in fading the spots and those acne marks on your face. This face moisturizer for men has the Whitanat Vita Complex Plus which aids in reducing dark spots. Moreover, this also has the SPF 30.
Blends and gets absorbed well
Does not make the skin oily
Helps to even out the skin and lightens the dark spots
Has SPF 30
Does not make the skin ashy
None as such but it takes some time to fade the dark spots
Suitable for: Oily skin and acne prone skin and even the combination skin
Price: 180 rupees for 50ml
5. Lotus Herbals Whiteglow Skin Whitening & Brightening Gel Creme SPF-25
Lotus Herbals Whiteglow Skin Whitening & Brightening Gel Crème is a very light and easy to get into the skin cream. It is more of a gel cream for men as the texture is milky and non oily. This can be used by men of all ages and has the formula which does not make you sweat in summers. It may not be very useful for dry skin win winters but everyone can try it for summers. It helps to make the skin free from the tan lines and has the power of Mulberry, Saxifrage and Grape extracts that help make dull skin brighter. This gel cream has the SPF 25 PA+++ formulation hence can be used during the day. There is a night cream from the same range and features too if you use night cream. I would suggest that you must try night cream while you are sleeping. Check out the Best Night Creams for men in India
It ahs milk enzymes that lightens the skin
It ahs Mulberry, Saxifrage and Grape extracts for getting rid of dullness
Has SPF 25
Gives glow and dewiness but not oily skin
Ideal for all skin types
Price is also very affordable and easy to get this gel cream
Also helps to remove tan with milk enzymes
None as such
Suitable for: All skin types of men and for skin whitening
Price: 99 rupees for 20g
6. Avon for Men Brightening Cream with SPF15
Avon Men skin brightening cream is formulated to prevent the synthesis of the excessive melanin by melanocytes which in turn also reduce the skin darkening. The cream is slightly thicker when we think of using this for oily skin but for dry to normal skin this will be an ideal day cream for men to get the fairness. It has the ingredients like the Pro White 5 in1 Complex
Suitable for: Dry to Normal skin for everyday use and skin brightening
Price: 299 rupees
7. Lacto Calamine Oil Balance Lotion for Oily skin
Lacto Calamine oil balance lotion is designed to control the oils as this contains ingredients like the zinc, kaolin clay which absorbs the excessive oil production. The oil absorbing properties of clay are utilized for this lotion. This is for the oily skin and for dry to normal skin too there is a different variant. So, we are including this so that you can try this as per the skin type. This has the thick texture but when we apply this on the face it gives a matte finish.
Easy to get from stores and shops
This is thick but has a matte feel
Absorbs excess oil
Does not remove essential oil
Helps unclog pores
Provides Oil control for up to 8-hrs
Especially formulated for oily skin
None as such but at time in humid atmosphere we may feel as if the face sweats
Recommend for: Oily skin for everyday use
Price: 30ml for 65 rupees
8. Man Arden Ultra Energetic Day Face Cream – The Island Emperor
Recently, I saw these Man Arden products. This face cream is a non-oily and non-sticky face cream for men. It hydrates the skin but is non greasy for the oily face. The cream’s formula is enriched with Vitamin E & Green Tea. These natural ingredients protect the skin from external factors and keeps skin supple and soft.
This Day Cream is suitable for everyday use
The formula is non greasy
Non sticky and gets absorbed in the skin
NO SLS, SLES, Parabens, Sulphates
It is suitable for all types of skin but ideal for oily skin
Availability of this product is a drawback
Suitable for: Oily skin, combination and normal skin
Price: 475 rupees
9. Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisture Combination Skin
Neutrogena oil free moisturizer is specially formulated for combination skin and oily skin. Moreover, this is also ideal for the acne prone skin type for men and women. This Neutrogena moisturizer has the highly advanced oil-absorbing microsponge system controls and reduces shine in oily areas.
Moisturizes and nourishes the skin
Won’t clog pores hence ideal for pimple prone men’s skin as well
Controls and reduces shine on oily parts of the face
Has Oil-absorbing microsponge system
None as such
Oily skin, combination skin and acne prone skin
Price: 349 rupees
10. Kaya Men Energizing Cream SPF 15
Kaya Men Skin Energizing Cream is laced with the multi-mineral active complex which contains the Magnesium, Copper and Zinc. This men’s energizing face cream restores vitality and freshness of dull skin. It stimulates cell renewal and gives UV protection.
Price: 590 rupees
So, these were the best Men’s face cream available in India. Try them and also share your views friends.