Being a beauty writer, I’m always on the lookout for new trends and products. Recently, I found something fascinating – cloud creams. Let’s check out what these heavenly-sounding products are all about and why they’re creating a buzz.

What are Cloud Creams?

Cloud creams, in essence, are moisturizers with a unique twist. Nestled between gel moisturizers and richer creams, they boast airy, lightweight textures. Similar to how clouds hold moisture, these creams work wonders in delivering and retaining hydration for your skin. Packed with ingredients like hyaluronic acid, they plump, smooth, and soften your skin, leaving it feeling rejuvenated and nourished.

Whether you battle dry skin year-round or just during winter, cloud creams offer a perfect balance of hydration and refreshment. Even in humid conditions or air-conditioned spaces, they manage to repair and maintain a healthy skin barrier without the heaviness of thick creams.

Now, let’s talk about some cloud cream recommendations that you can consider adding to your skincare routine.

Clinique Moisture Surge SPF 25 Sheer Hydrator


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If you’re a fan of Clinique’s Moisture Surge, this cloud-like cream is a must-try. It provides hydration with SPF 25, offering sheer sun protection without the white cast or stickiness. With aloe-bio ferment and HA complex, it’s a lightweight option perfect for daily use under makeup.

Herbivore Pink Cloud Moisturizing Cream


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This moisturizing cream strikes the perfect balance between being lightweight and nourishing. Infused with rosewater, aloe water, and white tea extract, it not only hydrates but also soothes and provides antioxidant protection. The subtle rose scent adds a delightful touch to your skincare routine, making it a must-try for those seeking a rosy, cloud-like experience.

Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Omega Rich Cloud Night Cream


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This nourishing cream, part of Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery range, replenishes and rejuvenates the skin overnight. Its cloud-like texture melts effortlessly into the skin, providing long-lasting nourishing hydration. Wake up to supple, radiant skin.

Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud-Rich Barrier Moisturizer


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With 30% hyaluronic acid complex, this cloud cream delivers maximum hydration, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It leaves your complexion silky, hydrated, and more youthful looking, thanks to its potent hydrating ingredients.

Dermafique Aqua Cloud Crème


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A dewy, cloud-like crème that deeply hydrates, fortifies the skin’s barrier and prevents water loss. Enriched with seaweed extract, shea butter, olive oil, and Vitamin E, it leaves your skin velvety soft for an indulgent skincare experience.