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EltaMD UV Clear Facial Sunscreen Broad-Spectrum SPF 46 attains the seemingly impossible: protecting sensitive, acne-prone skin from sun damage without feeling greasy, heavy, or sticky. The secret? Its oil-free formula is silky smooth on the skin and actually helps calm irritation like rosacea.
L’Occitane 20% Shea Butter Hand Cream ensures your hands are always deliciously smooth with its nourishing shea butter, honey, coconut oil, and almond extract. It sinks in quickly and fully so you can go about your day without oily, greasy hands.
Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm softens and smooths your skin while gently lifting away makeup and cleansing your face of dirt and grime. And its superstar ingredients — hello, sweet almond oil, Mediterranean algae, and nine essential oils among others — will make you feel like you’re in a luxurious day spa anytime you use it.
Skyn Iceland The Antidote Cooling Lotion is basically like a trip to Iceland at a fraction of the cost (and minus a seat neighbor who takes off their shoes). It de-stresses your oily, congested, redness-prone skin with its calming blend of white willow bark (salicylic acid), omega fatty acids (preserve skin’s moisture barrier), mint (reduce redness), jojoba (soothe and moisturize), and Icelandic kelp (fight inflammation) among others.
Korres Greek Yoghurt Foaming Cream Cleanser delivers nourishing proteins that fortify your skin and reduce redness and dryness as well as soothing amaranth seed and honeysuckle. And let’s not forget that this luxe foaming cleanser easily cleanses your skin without stripping it.
Tony Moly The Chok Chok Green Tea Watery Cream supplies your skin with much-needed moisture. How? This gel-based moisturizer
contains 63% fermented green tea extract that creates a thin layer of hydration on the skin and helps it lock in moisture.
Mario Badescu Buffering Lotion makes cystic acne disappear in a flash thanks to its potent formula of nourishing B vitamins that clear the skin and anti-inflammatory herbal extracts that speed healing.
Dr. Jart Tiger Grass Color Correcting Treatment SPF 30 neutralizes redness while simultaneously protecting your skin from the sun’s damaging rays. This color-changing cream goes from green to beige and absorbs into the skin flawlessly; in fact, some reviewers wear it in place of foundation when they need light coverage.
Mad Hippie Antioxidant Facial Oil hydrates the skin while also helping reduce the appearance of scarring and evening your skin tone thanks to its powerful blend of argan oil, sea buckthorn berry, pomegranate seed oil, and goji berry. A few drops mixed in with your moisturizer is all you need to make the magic happen.
Peter Thomas Roth Pumpkin Enzyme Mask transforms the skin by 1. exfoliating it with pumpkin enzyme (also helps soften skin and boost collagen production) 2. rejuvenating your glow via an AHA peel (increases cell turnover and evens out skin tone) and 3. polishing the outer layer of the epidermis using aluminum oxide crystals to buff the skin until it shines brighter than the ball on NYE.
Laneige Water Sleeping Mask works while you sleep, delivering intense moisture to dry, fatigued skin. It may also be just the thing you need to help you fall asleep faster with its aromatic blend of relaxing scents like rose, sandalwood, and orange flower.
Coola Mineral Face SPF 30 Sunscreen Matte Tint guards your beautiful face from sun damage with its fluffy mousse-like formula that’s lightweight and not one bit oily — truly a blessing if you have oily skin/want to apply makeup over it! It actually absorbs into the skin so it never feels sticky, and reviewers say it doesn’t leave behind a white cast.
Eau Thermale Avène Skin Recovery Cream tells your skin to please just stop freaking out. It blends Avène’s beloved thermal spring water in a delicate formula that blankets irritated, sensitive, and angry skin with a soothing, preservative-, paraben-, and frangrance-free cream. Now doesn’t that sound lovely?
Grace & Stella Anti-Wrinkle + Energizing Gold Collagen Eye Masks don’t mess around when it comes to de-puffing your under-eye area. Collagen and hyaluronic acid bring back much-needed moisture and elasticity, and vitamin A and rose oil calm, brighten, and protect your skin from UV damage. The result = looking like you *actually* got a full eight hours of sleep.
Dr. Roebucks Tassie Anti-Pollution Serum defends your face from pollution and environmental stressors with a formula that’s rich in natural ingredients — myramaze (strengthens the skin), blueberry extract (reduces free radical damage) and amino acids (boosts collagen production).
Pai Rosehip Cleansing Oil melts away makeup, dirt, and grime with ease — no more tugging at that waterproof mascara. But it’s so velvety smooth on the skin that you might get a bit carried away with a very relaxing face massage. It washes off with water and is a great cleanser on its own or as a precursor to a water-based cleanser.
Boscia Exfoliating Peel Gel is a hardworking cleanser that 1. removes dead skin cells from the surface of your face with its exfoliating molecules 2. penetrates deeply with AHAs (alpha hydroxy acids) to purify your pores and stimulate collagen production and 3. firm and brighten your skin with pomegranate enzymes.
Eve Hansen Golden Rosehip Facial Oil infuses the skin with a potent blend of moisture- and firmness-boosting ingredients: rosehip fruit and rose hip seed extracts, vitamins A and E, rosemary, and omega fatty acids. Say goodbye to dry skin, redness, and fine lines.
First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream alleviates your dry, itchy skin with a mixture of colloidal oatmeal, shea butter, allantoin, and the FAB antioxidant that soothe skin conditions like eczema and rashes to provide you all-day head-to-toe relief.
iS Clinical Active Serum isn’t here to play around. It’s powerful blend of pharmaceutical grade botanicals — like mushroom extract (antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties), bilberry (cleanses, tightens, and nourishes), and arbutin (brightens) — will give you a glowier, younger-looking complexion.
H2O+ Beauty Oasis Ultra Hydrating Cream absorbs into your skin quickly, injecting dry, parched skin with water lily and sea grass extracts, which help your skin retain moisture. One thing it won’t do: make you feel oily and greasy.
Sunday Riley Luna is a skincare hero you shouldn’t sleep on — OK, actually, you’re supposed to wear it overnight, but you know what I mean! It’s a retinol oil that plumps your skin, reduces redness and fine lines, and makes your skin feel oh so soft.