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    34 Skincare Products Reviewers Say Last A Long Time

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    1. CeraVe Hydrating Facial Cleanser combines hyaluronic acid, ceramides, and glycerin to rid your pores of makeup, dirt, and excess oil while also locking in moisture. It's certainly no secret, but if you've been looking for a sign that it's time to finally try it, consider this it. ⬇


    Promising review: "I absolutely love this face wash. I have been using it on my face and body for months now and I always feel clean and moisturized. There isn’t a scent which I prefer and the bottle lasts a really long time. Would buy again." —TheMouse

    Get it from Amazon for $7.59.

    2. Aztec Secret Indian Healing Clay Mask deeply (and we mean *deeply*) penetrates your pores and vacuums out impurities so well that it's racked up more than 20,000+ 5-star ratings., Amazon

    Promising review: "Between four people using this product on both face and hair, it was amazing. I will say that as someone who dyes their hair a lot, it's great for stripping the color out of your hair in a fast and easy way and it makes your hair feel dry as anything, but it will feel amazing after the next wash. It lasted us about a year, so there's no telling how long it'll last someone who is just using it for themselves." —Christa Kennedy

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95+ (available in a 1- or 2-pound tub).

    3. TruSkin Vitamin C Serum wards off wrinkles, evens out dark spots, and helps brighten your overall complexion with a 🍃plant-based🍃 blend of ingredients including hyaluronic acid, vitamin E, witch hazel, and jojoba oil. And don't let the tiny bottle fool you — it'll be around for the long haul.,

    Promising reviews: "My search for an amazing serum is finally over. I just purchased my third bottle and I am hooked! My skin looks flawless and I have been getting so many compliments about how great I look. My skin glows as if I just walked out of a spa treatment. A little goes along way, the bottle usually last me about 3.5 months. I use it every morning and every night. Thank you for his amazing product!" —jaime handley

    Get if from Amazon for $19.99.

    4. First Aid Beauty's KP Bump Eraser Body Scrub gets rid of pesky "chicken skin" — aka those tiny bumps clinically known as keratosis pilaris — with glycolic and lactic acids as well as pumice buffing beads. After a good scrub down, the results will make you feel like you got a legitimate chemical peel!

    First Aid Beauty

    Promising review: "I like to use an exfoliating scrub on my body every now and then, but it really didn't do anything for my KP bumps on my arms. I've used this now for the past month about one to two times a week, and honestly noticed a difference from the very first use. This is SO much better than a normal scrub, especially if you have KP bumps on your skin. My arms have never felt more smooth. Also, a little goes a long way, so this should last quite a while. I will definitely be repurchasing this." —nannerbuns

    Get it from First Aid Beauty for $10+ (available in three sizes) or Amazon for $28 (only available in the larger size).

    5. Glossier's Milky Jelly Cleanser gently melts off makeup so your pores don't suffocate overnight. The pH-balanced formula is also easy on sensitive skin since its main ingredient is poloxamer — a mild cleansing agent — instead of traditional soap.

    Glossier, / Via Glossier

    Promising review: "Most cleansers strip my skin, but this is so conditioning and it makes my skin really soft. One bottle lasts me about four months, so I think this is definitely worth the price." —GlossyGal

    Get it from Glossier for $9+ (available in two sizes).

    6. Garnier SkinActive Micellar Cleansing Water works as a cleanser and makeup remover. Use it in the a.m. and p.m. to hit refresh on your face before applying your regular moisturizer and serum.

    A reviewer holding the bottle which says it's suitable for oil and sensitive skin

    Promising review: "I keep re-buy bottle after bottle. It is amazing, work great as a 1st step cleanser as well as make-up remover. I use it daily and a bottle can last me for three to four months!" —Thu V.

    Get it from Amazon for $6.78+ (available in one, two, or three packs).

    7. The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% is like Sudafed, just for your skin. The highly concentrated solution eliminates congestion and flushes out oil and sebum — AKA the waxy buildup that plugs your pores — with vitamin B3 and zinc.


    Apply the serum morning and night before heavier products like moisturizer, and you should see results in no time.

    Promising review: "I bought this on a whim because it was so inexpensive, and wasn't really expecting it to do anything other than perhaps provide some good hydration in the summer. It has made my blackheads and maskne literally disappear. My skin is brighter and more luminous. One bottle lasts forever, and for the cost, its a no-brainer." —BostonBabe9119

    Get it from Sephora for $5.90.

    8. La Roche-Posay Hydrating Gentle Cleanser was made for sensitive faces as its milky formula preserves your skin's natural protective barrier and pH level.,

    Promising review: "Love this simple cleanser — it’s gentle and has a pleasant feel/faint smell. One bottle lasts me a long time — I use this followed by micellar water. Easy!" —Dan Shaffer

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    9. The Inkey List Salycylic Acid Cleanser combines 2% salicylic acid + 0.5% allantoin + zinc compound to unclog pores, exfoliate, and reduce oil production. And diiiiid we mention this long-lasting bottle is only $10?!

    A model pouring out some of the clear cleanser

    Promising review: "This cleanser is amazing!! So cheap, great size, lasts longer than you think. Amazing ingredients, no BS ingredients. Cleanses your face without stripping your skin, leaving it super soft and cleansed. 10/10." —Gracesonb

    Get it from Sephora for $9.99.

    10. Thayers Witch Hazel Facial Toner tightens up pores, reduces redness, and keeps oil production in check with rose petal water, witch hazel extract, and aloe vera. As far as curb appeal goes (or counter, if you will), we also love that the bottle looks like it came from an old-timey apothecary.,

    Promising review: "I bought this to use on face, primarily to help remove makeup at the end of the day and also to tighten up my skin and treat under eye circles. It leaves my skin feeling clean and clear, helping prevent any oily or greasy feeling on my face after removing makeup. I can feel my skin tighten up a tiny bit after use, and it's become part of my night time ritual. One 12-ounce bottle lasted me about a year, just a dab'll do ya!" —Lucy Nova

    Get it from Amazon for $9.49+ (available in six scents).

    11. Vanicream Gentle Cleanser removes, dirt, oil, and makeup without any added fragrances, preservatives, or harsh chemicals. This makes the gentle, moisturizing formula suitable for those with unrelenting eczema, psoriasis, ichthyosis, and/or acne. Plus, it comes in a big ol' bottle you won't have to replenish too often.


    Promising review: "This facial cleanser is AMAZING!!! I used to use a very pricey face wash from a known makeup store but I have severe allergies and very sensitive skin so I switched to this when I became pregnant because of some of the questionable ingredients in the other. It is a GREAT value for the money and amazing on my super sensitive skin. The bottle lasts a very long time and I am on my second bottle and will continue to use this even after my pregnancy! Overall, this line is great for people with very sensitive skin!" —KAmazon

    Get it from Amazon for $8.86.

    12. Neutrogena Alcohol-Free Toner purifies and refreshes skin without drying it out. If your face is sick of feeling like SpongeBob in that one (super uncomfy) ep where he refuses to ask Sandy for water, get this stuff ASAP — and don't use too much! A few drops is all you need.

    A reviewer holding the 8.5-ounce bottle of toner

    Promising review: "All I have to say is that this is probably the best product I have ever gotten! Unlike other toners, it smells good and lasts a long time. I have naturally oily skin and this product has been working great! 10/10 recommend." —Maansi Kandula

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99.

    13. La Roche-Posay Cicaplast Baume B5 Balm nourishes rough, dry, and irritated skin with tiger grass — a medicinal plant that aids with cell growth. If you have sensitive skin, I have good news. This formula is *so* gentle, it can be used on babies as young as 1 week old!

    before and after photo of reviewer on left with visibly red skin labeled "8:41pm" and on right, visibly less red skin labeled "10:47pm"

    Promising review: "This stuff is AMAZING. Slap a small amount on at the end of your skin routine and automatically have hydrated skin ALL DAY. My skin used to be super dry, cracked, and really red constantly, but after I got this…it all went away. It’s liquid gold. Do your skin a favor and get it!! The tube lasts me a solid four months, so it's definitely worth it." —Marisa

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    14. Neutrogena's Hydro Boost Water Gel Moisturizer gives your skin a big ol' gulp of hydration with a hyaluronic acid-based water-gel formula. Use it at night and you'll wake up with baby-soft skin.

    Kayla Suazo / BuzzFeed

    Promising review: "This stuff is amazing. I have combination skin that can get really oily when using products. I also have rosacea and wanted to try this to help with hydration. I'd used the hydro boost wipes prior to purchasing this and was hoping I'd love this just as much as the wipes. I do! I like to use moisturizer over this. You don't have to, but I do since I battle frequent rosacea flareups. A small dab of his gel cream goes a VERY long way. This jar will last me forever! It's smooth and absorbs right into my skin, without leaving me oily. It smells nice, too. My face and body are very hydrated and soft this winter. I live in the northeast US and have struggled with dry skin for many years. This product line didn't disappoint. Highly recommend." —Michelle

    Get it from Amazon for $17.02.

    15. Heritage Store's Castor Oil reduces inflammation, and intensely moisturizes hair and skin. The cold-pressed vegan formula can be used on your scalp, eyebrows, skin, and even mixed into your moisturizer to promote extra hydration. Reviews all agree it's a versatile skincare essential.


    Promising review: "When I add this to my body lotion my skin is soft, super smooth, and stays moisturized all day long. I don’t use it on my hair and face because it’s not compatible for me on those areas but for my body I absolutely love castor oil. Great price at Target, and because a little goes a long way the bottle lasts months and months. Will keep purchasing." —SilverFox518

    Get it from Target for $9.49.

    16. Radha Beauty Rosehip Oil addresses all sorts of skin concerns (think: blemishes, fine lines, age spots, and scarring) thanks to its natural vitamin-, antioxidant-, and essential fatty acid-filled formula. If you're trying to combat more than one issue and want to keep your routine simple with one long-lasting, workhorse product, try this baby out!

    Reviewer's before-and-after of broken-out cheek and then clear cheek with caption that says "just wow"

    Promising review: "After having my baby I suffered from a horrible bout of acne and then scars! I went from perfect skin to disaster and my self-esteem was on the line. I even looked into hundred-dollar face peels from the dermatologist! I found an article on rosehip oil randomly and gave it a try. Holy grail. I used to pile on makeup, but not anymore. The bottle lasts forever and I'm forever a customer." —Audrey

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    17. Sunday Riley's Luna Retinol Sleeping Night Oil supports your natural skin elasticity with retinol while also soothing surface redness with blue tansy. Massage three to four drops in nightly after cleansing and you'll develop your glow in no time. Bonus: The dropper helps ensure you aren't using too much of the product at once.


    Promising review: "I first got the biggest size on sale and I didn’t think much of it I just saw it was a popular product and had a form of retinol (I am in my early 30s) and I liked how my skin was glowy the morning after using so I kept on using it. Fast forward 11 months and now I know what people mean when they label something a ‘holy grail.’ I no longer have any small bumps along my hairline, I have no more random breakouts, texture is bare minimum, and I get told I have 'good skin,' and it’s in huge part thanks to Luna oil, I will never be without it. I wish I had been paying better attention to when I really started seeing these changes but I do know it took a bit, I’d say months; also the large bottle lasted me almost nine months and that’s with every night use. Some nights I like to layer A+ or Good Genes over it; these products work!" —Sephora reviewer

    Get it from Amazon or Sephora for $55+ (available in two sizes).

    18. Lanolips deeeeeeeply hydrates dry and chapped skin without any petroleum, parabens, or artificial fragrances. Slap the all-natural formula on your lips, cuticles, dry patches, and even weenus (I can't help myself) for a lasting blast of moisture.

    Natalie Brown / BuzzFeed, Amazon

    Promising review: "Great product!. Lasts a long time. I'm allergic to many lip balms and Chapstick. This product is a cure for ongoing cracked lips and I highly recommend it! The flavor is not intense like you'd get from cheaper products." —Ashley Tomek

    Get it from Amazon for $13.50 (available in five flavors).

    19. Know Beauty's Bubbling Oxygen Mask brightens your complexion with a mix of goji berry, acai, and grape stem cells, resveratrol, and hydrolyzed silk. If you're unfamiliar, the ~TL;DR~ on those ingredients is that they help your skin retain moisture, fight off environmental aggressors, stimulate collagen production, and help repair damage caused by the sun. 🌞

    Know Beauty

    Know Beauty was founded by Vanessa Hudgens and Madison Beer in partnership with their chief medical officer, Dr. Karen Kagha. To find a skincare regimen that reflects your skin goals and needs, take their one-minute skin diagnostic quiz.

    I've been using this mask for about a month now and I seriously love it. I use it twice a week (as recommended) and have noticed my skin is much softer and glow-ier (let's just agree that's a word now). The bubbling effect is very gentle but refreshing and the whole thing feels super luxurious — even using only a pump or two at a time. I highly recommend it!

    Promising review: "After using this mask I noticed that my skin did look brighter! It has a nice scent. You only need a thin layer. So I feel this product will last for a good bit in my skincare stash. Which is a plus!" —Ivy

    Get it from Know Beauty for $30.

    20. Josie Maran's Whipped Argan Oil Body Butter smooths and softens skin with a luxe combo of fatty acids and antioxidants. It's so popular among skincare enthusiasts that the brand says one sells every 14 seconds!!

    Josie Maran

    Promising review: "By far the most amazing body butter I have ever used. I’m usually good with drug store buys for moisturizer and never thought I’d spend this kind of money on one, but now I’ll never go back. I can feel this body butter for at least 24 hours or until I shower again so I know it’s doing its job. A little goes a long way so the jar does last longer than I thought it would too." —BrittyEbels

    Get it from Sephora (available in four scents) or Josie Maran (available in 11 scents) for $36.

    21. Paula's Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant helps scrub away dead skin cells leaving behind such clear pores and a bright complexion, that people will assume you get regular $100+ facials! Apply it morning and night (after your cleanser and toner) and it'll leave ya lookin' as radiant as Ben Affleck when caught by the paps holding a whole tray of Dunkin' iced coffees.


    Promising review: "This product is a miracle-worker. Let me just start by saying it does leave a little residue on your skin, just as a serum, oil, or any other product would. That is okay!! I use this morning and night after cleansing and it has brought my skin back to life. My pores are smaller, my blackheads are basically gone, and the texture of my skin (from past acne marks) is basically back to normal. I recommend this product to everyone! TRUST! A little goes a long way on a cotton pad, too, so it lasts me about two months." —MorganDance

    Get it from Amazon or Sephora for $10+ (available in two sizes).

    22. Peter Thomas Roth's Pro Strength Niacinamide Discoloration Treatment addresses dark spots and dullness with a formula comprised of 15% brightening (but gentle!) acids. Since it's so concentrated, reviewers say a little goes a longggg way.

    A pink tube that says "Peter Thomas Roth PRO Strength Niacinamide Discoloration Treatment" with a white-colored formula next to it

    Promising review: "Amazing!! Totally helps a lot with scarring and even current acne. I use it twice a day and it actually helps my makeup stay on longer throughout the day. You only need a small amount, so it goes a long way and lasts a long time. Overall, great product even though it’s a little pricey." —sara115

    Get it from Sephora for $88.

    23. Saturday Skin's Rub-A-Dub Refining Peel Gel erases dull, patchy skin no matter the season. The papaya, pineapple, and aloe vera formula not only leaves your face softer and smoother, but smelling downright incredible!

    the pink bottle of exfoliator with papaya and pineapple in the background
    Saturday Skin

    Promising review: "Love this product! I tried it for the first time in a sample and since you only need a little bit and don’t use it every day, the product lasts you for a long time! I also love it because it’s so easy to use and is not messy like some other exfoliants are. I specifically like to use it when my face, most importantly my forehead, has flaky dry patches. To sum it all up, it’s QUICK, it WORKS, it’s NOT MESSY, and it LASTS YOU A WHILE." —Nicky2411

    Get it from Sephora or Saturday Skin for $28.

    24. Dermalogica's Daily Microfoliant Exfoliator clears pores and addresses uneven texture while keeping your skin's protective barrier intact. If you're a "I need to know the ingredients!" type of person, it utilizes gentle cleansers like salicylic acid, colloidal oatmeal, and gingko.


    Promising review: "I received this as a sample several times (because I love it/keep ordering) and fell in love. I have oily/combination skin that is sensitive and acne-prone. I also have mild rosacea. I love that this can be tailored to your needs based on how much water you add to the powder. I’ve grown to hate most exfoliants with their harsh beads and grit. This feels soft, but is so effective! Like I said, I’m oily/combination, but my chin gets dry from Tretinoin. This gets all of my flakes off and doesn’t dry my skin out further like many others do. It also leaves me with a nice glow. It’s def expensive, but can last forever since you add water to it." —HG33

    Get it from Amazon or Sephora for $15+ (available in two sizes).

    25. Bella Skin Beauty's Eye Serum targets under-eye bags and dry skin with a handful of silky oils including: jojoba seed, grape seed, almond, evening primrose, and baobab. Just dab on a single drop (between both eyes) and follow with your go-to serum.

    the bottle of roll-on under eye oil
    Bella Skin Beauty

    Bella Skin Beauty is a woman-owned small clean beauty brand from mother-daughter duo Diana Shneider and Alexandra Bella. 

    Promising review: "My eye area is sensitive and easily irritated because of the Retin A I use on my face. All eye creams, lotions, balms to date have increased its redness and flakiness. Not this eye serum which is light and soothing, though. It’s the best. One drop is all it takes for both eyes. No scent or oiliness. So this container will last a long time." —Beverly B.

    Get it from Bella Skin Beauty for $62.

    26. Wishful's Thirst Trap Juice 🧃 keeps skin healthy, strong, and bouncy with THREE types of hyaluronic acid and firming peptides. If your skin is parched, this is just the solution.

    A model applying the liquid serum to their hand
    Huda Beauty

    The ultra-moisturizing serum comes courtesy of Huda Kattan, the Iraqi American makeup artist and entrepreneur behind Huda Beauty, Kayali Fragrances, and — now — Wishful.

    Promising review: "This product is amazing. I have oily, acne-prone skin and was looking for a serum/moisturizer that wouldn’t leave my face oily. This serum, in particular, absorbs pretty fast, no sticky residue and skin feels very soft, hydrated, specially in the winter months. Also, a little goes a long way (I use six to eight drops for my entire face and neck), so its worth the price because it will last for several months. I use it before my moisturizer (I use the Wishful Honey Balm as well). I would definitely recommend it, especially for an oily, acne-prone skin type." —Lindsbu

    Get it from Sephora for $47.

    27. Mario Badescu's iconic Drying Lotion comes in a tiny bottle, but don't let that fact trick you. When applied with a Q-tip and left on overnight, the long-lasting, fast-acting formula zaps zits and draws all sorts of impurities.


    Promising review: "Love this! I had purchased this from a different store at a great price but left it at a resort when traveling. I hadn’t had the chance to see how it works because I had just purchased it. I had been waiting to get it on sale again at that store and it didn’t happen. Amazon had this on sale and I swiped it. I love this product and how it works. It does burn a bit when applied but I feel like that's because it’s doing it’s job. It does take two to three days to work. I’ve seen subtle changes after the first use but honestly you have to use it multiple days if you have a true breakout that’s big. My daughter uses it too. Try to use this right when you see the onset and then you will see a difference. I’ve noticed if applied right when your blemish is starting, the blemish goes away right away. The bottle last forever." —Michael

    Get it from Amazon for $14.45.

    28. Keys Soulcare's water-activated Be Luminous Exfoliator buffs away dry and dead skin with a mix of gentle, antioxidant-rich ingredients including green tea, hojicha powder, mung beans, oats, and lactic acid. Based solely on Alicia Keys's complexion, I'd say that's a winning combination!

    Keys Soulcare

    Promising review: "I was sooo surprised by this when I first received it. A POWDER EXFOLIATOR? Let me tell you it works, you activate it with water and it leaves this creamy with slight grittiness texture to it which works amazing when you work it into your skin. It leaves your skin looking so fresh and glowy. I’m in love! Also you get sooo much in there it will last me ages! If I ever do run out I will definitely be repurchasing and recommend this to anyone as you will be surprised!" —Monika Bruce

    Get it from Ulta Beauty or Keys Soulcare for $22.

    29. Bolden's Brightening Glycolic Acid Toner — which comes in a sizable 7.5-ounce bottle — combines glycolic acid and antioxidants to target dark spots, uneven texture, and fine lines. The brand says it's ideal for oily skin, blemish-prone skin, and those dealing with hyperpigmentation.

    A model holding the 7.5-ounce bottle of toner

    Bolden is a Black- and woman-owned beauty brand that creates products that work well for and empower women of color. They also offer a handful of other skincare solutions from moisturizers and cleansers to night serums and spot treatments.

    Promising review: "I believe I see some improvement on my combination acne prone acne scarred skin but I've been using it recently so I'll give three to six months for significant results. My main reason I'm giving this a 👍🏾is the size. Lol I think this is the largest toner I've ever seen! I think most of the toners I've used are like a quarter or half of this. I do feel like I get an effective cleansing feeling while using it. I use it after the Bolden cleanser." —Alexandra

    Get it from Bolden for $19.50.

    30. Acure's Ultra Hydrating Green Juice Cleanser intensely moisturizes your skin with what's basically a smoothie for your face. Ashwaganda + basil + reishi + turmeric + a blend of kale, spinach, and spirulina = a balanced formula that'll leave your complexion extremely clean and refreshed.

    BuzzFeed editor holding the tube
    Genevieve Scarano / BuzzFeed

    Promising review: "This has lasted me six months! You really do not need a lot at all. It works great to clear my up and down hormonal skin. As well as my redness. Very good product." —Amazon Customer

    BuzzFeed Shopping editor Genevieve Scarano also loves it. She says, "Having dry skin is *not* fun and my forehead, T-zone, and cheeks feel like a desert sometimes. This cleanser is like H2O for my face; it's packed with adaptogens and super greens that help lock in hydration. I use this super smoothie to give my complexion a moisture boost and remove stubborn makeup." 

    Get it from Amazon for $10.69.

    31. Aveeno Eczema Therapy Daily Moisturizing Cream soothes unbearably itchy skin with colloidal oatmeal and ceramides providing not just instant relief, but lasting effects for up to six hours straight. While it's great for flareups, it's even better when used consistently.

    Promising review: "Wow this is super THICC cream! But I guess technically it's a 'balm' so that's probably why. Seriously though a little bit goes a long way for hands. I made the mistake of using a big glob at first and it felt like rubbing a crap load of Vaseline into my hands. That being said, it's very hydrating and soothing! I have eczema on my hand and it's gotten worse with COVID and so much hand washing. So far I'm very happy with it and I think it will last a very long time!" —Lorraine

    Get it from Amazon for $15.92.

    32. Ole Henrikson Glow2OH Dark Spot Toner targets hyperpigmentation with a potent combination of glycolic and lactic acids that really seem like they should cost a whole lot more. The brand says you can expect to see results in as little as seven days but some reviewers say it works overnight!

    before and after photo of model with dark spots on left and visibly less dark spots on right

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this. Was a bit skeptical of toners before trying this as had never really used them before. Got this as part of gift set (with other Ole Henriksen products) and this is by far my fave. Will definitely rebuy! It is also lasting me ages. I've been using for five months (once a day) and still have over half left. My skin is brighter and clearer. Dark spots have gone and my skin has a more even color tone." —MayRosy

    Get it from Sephora for $16+ (available in two sizes).

    33. Sand & Sky Australian Pink Clay Porefining Face Mask detoxifies your face leaving your cheeks tingling just a tad as active ingredients like Aussie pink clay, witch hazel, kakadu plum, mangosteen, and pomegranate work their magic. The antioxidant- and vitamin-packed combo encourages cellular turnover, tackles hyperpigmentation, and purifies your pores over the course of just 10 minutes. / Via Sand and Sky,

    Sand & Sky is a small Aussie skincare brand run by twin sisters Emily and Sarah Hamilton. Their face masks, moisturizers, and exfoliators are all made with botanical ingredients unique to Australia.

    Promising review: "Amazing mask! I have extremely sensitive, acne-prone skin and this mask does wonders! I use it twice a week, it’s not a miracle, I still have acne, but it definitely slows the amount of breakouts I get. Instead of having my chin and cheeks covered I only have a couple. My blackheads and scars are less noticeable as well. Those people saying they only got like six uses out of a jar are definitely using it wrong. One jar lasts me a good three months if not a little longer. Highly recommend, especially if you have sensitive, acne-prone skin, or dry acne-prone skin!" —Ally

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    34. And, lastly, Admire My Skin's 2% Hydroquinone Ultra-Potent Brightening Serum tackles dark spots including — ::jaw drop:: melasma!! — with the highest does of non-prescription kojic acid, azelaic acid, lactic acid, salicylic acid, and vitamin C allowed on the market.,

    Admire My Skin is a small vegan and cruelty-free skincare brand that produces all of their products in the US. Co-founder Amy Romero struggled with cystic acne and melasma for years before developing her own affordable, results-driven products.

    Promising review: "This product is priced right, delivered quick and works! I just bought my third bottle. I use it everyday and it lasts a long time. The product cleared up many types of skin imperfections I had. I really wish I had taken pictures. I had several dark spots, a raised area under one eye and ever a skin tag that disappeared. I highly recommend it." —P. Archer

    Get it from Amazon for $24.

    When a friend asks just how long your cleanser//moisturizer//serum has lasted:

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