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    19 Holy Grail Skincare Products That BuzzFeed Writers Actually Swear By

    Time to give your skin a makeover.

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    1. A tub of Fresh Vitamin Nectar Moisture Glow face cream that'll make you shine bright like a diamond, thanks to ingredients like citrus fruit extracts and revitalizing minerals. Prepare to become the envy of all your friends, 'cause your skin is about to be hella radiant.

    2. A bottle of Drops of Youth Liquid Face Peel from The Body Shop that'll exfoliate your face without causing irritation. It's packed with plant stem cells and marine ingredients that'll leave your face feeling fresh.

    3. A tub of Clarins Hydra-Essentiel Silky Cream that'll smooth over any dry patches and make your skin feel silky soft. It's not oily or sticky, so you can power through with your makeup routine almost immediately after applying it.

    A person holding a tub of face cream

    4. A bottle of Sunday Riley's U.F.O. Ultra Clarifying Face Oil, which is packed with salicylic acid, tea tree oil, and black cumin seed oil that'll banish pimples and make your pores healthier than ever. Basically, its effects are out of this world.

    5. A Garnier pomegranate face mask that'll prevent moisture loss throughout the day and give you some seriously baby soft skin. Welcome to hydration station, friend.

    6. A tube of Origin's charcoal mask that'll suck the gunk right out of your pores and leave your face feeling fresh. It can even be used as a spot treatment, if you're not in the mood for a whole mask.

    A person wearing the charcoal mask

    7. A jar of Neutrogena Hydro Boost Face Moisturizer that's formulated for extra-dry skin and will give your face the moisture it's desperately wanted and needed all winter. It's super light, so it won't make your face feel congested like heavier creams.

    8. A bottle of balancing Ole Henrickson toner that'll leave you feeling fresh faced without stripping your skin or leaving it feeling tight.

    A person holding up a bottle of toner

    9. A tub of Glow Recipe Watermelon Sleeping Mask that'll work some serious magic on your skin while you snooze. It's packed with hyaluronic acid, so it's basically like a tall drink of water for your skin.

    10. A tub of Tatcha The Water Cream that'll calm down existing inflammations, won't let new pimples pop up, and is magic at smoothing out dry patches and reducing T-zone shine. Yes, it's a bit of an investment, but in this case, you really do get what you pay for.

    11. A tub of Glamglow Waterburst Hydrated Glow Moisturizer delivers up to three days of moisture without feeling heavy. It's also great for skincare newbies who don't want to pack on layers of serums and oils, because this baby does it all.

    A person holding the ar of lotion with specks of it on their face

    12. A tub of Mario Badescu silver powder that'll suck the gross stuff right out of your pores. It's made of natural ingredients, including kaolin clay, zinc oxide, and calcium carbonate that'll help shrink the appearance of your pores and mattify your complexion, too.

    13. A tube of Skyn Iceland face wash that's made with glacial water and white willow bark to detoxify and purify your skin, without drying it out. It's on the gentler side, making it great for people with sensitive skin.

    14. A tube of Supergoop's Unseen Sunscreen that'll protect your precious pores from the sun's harsh rays, without giving you a breakout. It's super smooth, non greasy, lightweight, and won't clog your pores.

    A person holding the tube of sunscreen

    15. If you're looking for something a bit more affordable, a bottle of rose-infused Thayers toner that'll cleanse your skin without totally drying it out. It also smells like a bouquet of flowers, which doesn't hurt.

    A person holding the rose toner

    16. A tub of SKINFOOD strawberry mask that'll remove grossness from your pores, while cleaning, smoothing, and moisturizing your face. Hello fruity goodness, buh-bye blackheads!

    17. These Skyn Iceland gel eye masks that'll help de-puff your under-eye area and reduce dark circles, too. They have a cooling effect, so they may help wake you up on an early morning (or after a hangover).

    18. A bottle of The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% that'll help banish annoying breakouts and balance sebum activity. If your skin tends to flare up around your period, consider this your knight in shining armour.

    19. A tub of Belif The True Cream Aqua Bomb that's basically a tall glass of water for your skin (it's called aqua bomb for a reason, y'all). The lightweight gel texture makes it easy to apply and it'll leave you glowing, but not oily.

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