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    41 Holy Grail Beauty Products You'll Want To Know About

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    1. Coty Airspun Loose Face Powder sets makeup for a long-lasting look that comes in both translucent and color shades. It can even be used on its own as a light-wear foundation.

    2. Uoma Beauty Say What Foundation glides across skin for a flawless base that diminishes the look of pores for a photo-worthy matte finish.

    3. Stila Stay All Day Liquid Eye Liner slays the winged liner look every single time. This water resistant formula and felt tip pen assists in creating the sharpest wings imaginable.

    4. NYX setting spray comes in a matte or dewy finish and locks in makeup for all day wear. For some refresh throughout the day, apply a few spritzes when you feel your skin needing a pick-me-up.

    5. Nars Blush applies a stunning wash of color to the cheeks for a sunkissed flush. *Tip:* apply blush over the bridge of the nose and lightly under the eyes for a faux "just got outta the sun" glow.

    Nars's entire line of blushes shown on three different skin tones.

    6. Aztec Secret Healing Clay Mask vacuums out pores and even tackles cystic acne like a champ. The mask is the key to soothing breakouts and acne-prone skin.

    7. Essence Lash Princess Mascara lifts and volumizes lashes to new lengths. A few swipes of this and your lashes will be fuller in seconds.

    Two photos of someone with blue eyes and dark mascara.

    8. Urban Decay Primer Potion prepares lids for any eyeshadow look that'll end up lasting longer and looking more vibrant. Primers are key, especially for more colorful eyeshadows that can sometimes apply patchy.

    One eye labeled "without" with eyeshadow caked and smeared and one eye labeled "with" with eyeshadow in place.

    9. LA Girl's Beauty Brick Nude Eyeshadow Palette supplies an array of stunning neutral hues that will be a staple in your makeup bag for eons to come. Create more understated looks with the left half of the palette, and use the right side of the palette to amp up looks with smokier tones.

    10. Mighty Patch minimizes the look of pimples by *satisfyingly* sucking all the gunk out of your breakouts (even under-the-skin zits) overnight. Pop these on before bed and wake up to breakouts being raised to the surface or eliminated entirely.

    11. Mac Viva Glam Lipstick supplies a pigmented and creamy lippie for a more hydrating lipstick experience. When you want to forgo the dehydrating liquid matte lipstick, go with this.

    12. Bathing Culture Golden Hour Hydrosol Mist features a blend of Moroccan neroli and rose flowers for a great toner you'll love adding to your skincare regimen, or as a makeup refresher spray. I'm personally quite addicted to using this as a refresh over my makeup throughout the day.

    Bathing Culture Golden Hour Hydrosol Mist

    13. Paula's Choice 2% BHA liquid exfoliant gently exfoliates to minimize the look of pores while simultaneously soothing skin so it's less inflamed and irritated.

    14. Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara volumizes lashes with its holy grail formula that reviewers can't seem to stop swooning over. Give this fan favorite a go if you're on the market for a new mascara option.

    An eye labeled "before" with no mascara on and the same eye labeled "after" with lots of black mascara on.

    15. Fenty Beauty Pro Filt'r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation blurs pores while still being breathable for a buildable foundation that will look immaculate ALL DAY. Its large shade range ensures that you'll find just the ~perfect~ match for your complexion.

    16. Garnier SkinActive Micellar Cleansing Water removes dead skin and makeup before you move on to the rest of your skincare routine. Use this before your cleanser so when you wash your face you can remove any additional remnants that you may have left behind.

    The makeup remover held in someone's hand.

    17. Glossier Could Paint functions as both a blush and lip color for those of us who are lazy (guilty), but want something fuss-proof that looks natural.

    18. TruSkin Naturals Vitamin C Serum features vitamin E and additional plant-based ingredients to add hydration back to the skin after your face cleansing sesh.

    on the left, a person with blemishes and on the right the same person with fewer blemishes

    19. AJ Crimson Lipstick replaces lipsticks of years past with its creamy and opaque formulas. A true cosmetics case staple.

    model swatching various shades of lipstick

    20. bareMinerals Gen Nude Rose Palette showcases six pigmented eyeshadows that are paraben-free, cruelty-free, talc-free, and synthetic fragrance-free. Choose from the palette's selection of matte, satin, and metallic shades to curate a perfect rose-toned eye look.

    21. Fanola No Yellow Shampoo prevents brassy buildup that can happen between toning sessions at the salon. Get your hair back to that ashy blonde you left the salon with the last time you were there.

    22. Stila Glitter and Glow Liquid Eyeshadow adds a glimmering sheen to the lids without all that nasty fallout that comes from loose glitters. These are easy to apply and stay put for the most glamorous of eyelooks.

    An eye with sparkly gold eyeshadow and sharp cat eye liner

    23. Tarte Shape Tape Contour Concealer diminishes under eye dark spots with its creamy opaque formula. This is a cult favorite and truthfully, it's because it's no match for dark circles.

    24. La Roche-Posay Effaclar Medicated Gel Acne Cleanser fights acne but is still gentle enough that it can be used twice a day. The formula helps target excess skin oil that can sometimes cause breakouts. Swap this in as your new cleanser if you're trying to reduce skin inflammation.

    before and after with a forehead covered in bright red breakouts and the same forehead nearly free of breakouts

    25. Baebody Eye Gel wakes up the eye area so you can fool everyone into thinking you didn't stay up all night scrolling Tik Tok. Vitamin E, jojoba oil, and amino acids work in tandem to add moisture to the under eyes that'll make it look like you got all eight hours of beauty rest.

    26. Belif The True Cream Aqua Bomb refreshes skin with its lightweight gel formula that's not as thick as some other moisturizers. You can even keep this in your fridge for a cooling effect that will wake skin up before makeup application.

    27. Batiste Dry Shampoo allows us lazy folk to be even more lazy (you're welcome) by prolonging hair washing for another day (or three). This spray diminishes scalp oiliness and adds volume.

    the dry shampoo's teal and green bottle in someone's hand

    28. Beauty Pie Matte Palette has 10 strictly matte shades that can be used for natural and sultry smoked out looks. You can never go wrong with a classic smoky eye.

    ten best beautiful matte shadow palette

    29. Biossance Shimmering Body Oil shimmers and shines when applied, while also supplying moisture back into the skin. Grab a bottle of this if winter season is getting ya down and you need something to give you that sun-kissed glow.

    Biossance shimmering body oil

    30. Lovoir's Wingliner Stamp conquers the classic winged liner look with ease. If you can't seem to master the cat wing, this stamp is an amazing place to start.

    31. Olaplex No. 3 rescues dry and damaged hair and restores it back to silky smoothness. If you have color-treated hair, this treatment will be your new BFF.

    on the left "before — just my super damaged hair asking me to put it out of its misery" over damaged blonde hair. on the right "after six weeks of using opalex twice a week" over the same blonde hair with much less damage and split ends.

    32. Alder New York Facial Cleanser gently evens skin texture and brightens with a blend of antioxidant rich sea botanicals. It's unscented and perfect for sensitive skin — AKA no unwanted flare-ups.

    Alder New York Everyday Face Cleanser

    33. Shany Natural Fusion Eyeshadow Palette includes 88 swoon-worthy shades in the nude set and 96 colors in the colorful set. Me: *never buys another palette ever again*. I'm all set.

    34. Benefit The Porefessional Face Primer smooths skin for makeup application by minimizing pores and creating the perfect silky base for foundation to apply seamlessly.

    porefessional primers

    35. PleasingCare Natural Premium Oil Blotting Tissues soaks up face oil that can build up on the skin, particularly in the T-zone. It's quite satisfying to see the sheet post blotting.

    36. Lanolips 101 Ointment Superbalm rejuvenates chapped lips, which is a MUST in these colder months. Apply this balm wherever else you need some extra moisture as well (cuticles, skin, etc.)

    before and after using lanolips on chapped lips

    37. Glossier's Boy Brow fills in brows with additional fibers for a fuller brow look. This is an incredibly amazing product that nixes the need for pomade or pencils — a few swipes will keep them in place and looking full.

    38. Colourpop Mint To Be Eyeshadow Palette features a monochromatic selection of icy green hues you can enjoy experimenting with. Try popping a metallic mint on the lower lashline for a ~a little bit of spice.~

    colourpop mint to be palette

    39. John Frida's Hot Air Brush gives you a gorgeous blowout that's salon-quality. This easy to manage tool will help you style your hair so it looks like you got it professionally done.

    40. Lush's Breath of Fresh Air Toner lives up to its name and breathes new life into skin with each spritz. With ingredients like rose, aloe, and rosemary, this toner will calm skin and can also refresh makeup throughout the day that'll keep it looking good as new.

    41. Saie Glowy Super Gel adds a shimmer anywhere your heart desires. Mix it in with foundation or tinted SPF for a glowing complexion or apply on legs and arms for some dewiness.

    Have fun trying all of these well-loved beauty products!

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