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    24 French Pharmacy Products That People Actually Swear By

    My English is bad, but my skincare is French.

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    1. A bottle of La Roche-Posay Toleriane Hydrating Gentle Cleanser that'll help retain moisture while cleansing your skin and removing makeup, dirt, and impurities.

    2. Embryolisse Concentrated Lait Cream, a super-rich and nourishing lotion that can be used as a primer, moisturizer, and makeup remover.

    An Instagram picture of a bottle of Embryolisse Concentrated Lait Cream

    3. A magic little tube of Homeoplasmine for help soothing your cracked, chapped, and dry lips — there's a reason they call it a French kiss, and this is it.

    A tube of Homeoplasmine

    4. L'Occitane shea butter hand cream, a creamy and fast-absorbing balm that'll nourish, protect, and keep your hands totally moisturized.

    An Instagram picture of a tube of L'Occitane shea butter hand cream

    5. Le Petit Marseillais Lait shower cream, an extra-gentle and delightfully smelling way to make your bathroom feel like you're on the shores of the Riviera.

    An Instagram picture of a bottle of Le Petit Marseillais Lait shower cream

    6. Klorane Dry Shampoo, an aerosol spray made with oat milk for fresh hair, added volume, and soft-to-the-touch texture.

    An Instagram picture of Klorane Dry Shampoo

    7. An intensive Cicabiafine hand cream to repair, soothe, moisturize, and protect your dry and chapped hands.

    A tube of Cicabiafine hand cream

    8. Bioderma Sensibio h20 Micelle Water, a cleansing and makeup-removing formula that's a great choice for sensitive skin.

    A person pouring Bioderma Sensibio h20 Micelle Water onto a cotton swab

    9. A bottle of Vichy LiftActiv Eyes and Lashes Serum, designed with hyaluronic acid to help reduce the appearance of wrinkles, firm the skin around your eyes, and strengthen and condition your lashes.

    A bottle of Vichy LiftActiv Eyes and Lashes Serum

    10. Eau Thermale Avène thermal spray, a watery mist for soothing, softening, and calming skin.

    An Instagram photo of a bottle of Eau Thermale Avène thermal spray

    11. A pack of CicaBiafine Lip Balms for a hypoallergenic and intensely soothing formula that'll help heal your chapped, damaged, and cracked lips.

    Two tubes of CicaBiafine Lip Balm

    12. A bottle of Eau Thermale Avène RetrinAL Cream, which is made with a high concentration of vitamin A to help hydrate your skin and provide protection.

    An Instagram of  a bottle of Eau Thermale Avène RetrinAL Cream

    13. An SPF 60 La Roche-Posay face sunscreen perfect for anyone with oily, acne-prone skin, because it's designed to absorb pore-clogging oils, even when you're dealing with lots of heat and humidity.

    An Instagram picture of a bottle of La Roche-Posay face sunscreen

    14. Mustela Hydra Bebe Body Lotion, a vitamin E–infused hydrating cream that'll give baby and mom the softest skin possible.

    An Instagram post of a bottle of Mustela Hydra Bebe Body Lotion

    15. Caudalie Beauty Elixir, a gentle rosemary- and mint-infused spray formulated to tighten pores and leave your skin glowing.

    An Instagram picture of a bottle of Caudalie Beauty Elixir

    16. A traditionally crafted, super-rich and creamy Pre de Provence Artisanal French soap bar enriched with shea butter for a perfectly soothing lather.

    A variety of Pre de Provence Artisanal French soap bars stacked on top of each other

    17. Rene Furterer Vegetal Finishing Spray, a light hairspray to help keep your hair in place without any of the crunch or stiffness.

    An Instagram picture of two bottles of Rene Furterer Vegetal Finishing Spray

    18. A tube of skin-repairing Laluset you can use as a moisturizer and that's also formulated to minimize fine lines — it's made with 100% hyaluronic acid to hydrate and plump dry and aging skin.

    A tube of Ialuset Hyaluronic Acid Cream

    19. La Roche-Posay Anthelios Face Sunscreen, an antioxidant-rich hydrating sun protection for people with sensitive skin.

    An Instagram picture of a bottle of La Roche-Posay Anthelios Face Sunscreen

    20. A bottle of pre-shampoo treatment, Huile de Palme Beautifying Oil, to help detangle, soften, and protect your hair with natural oils.

    A bottle of Huile de Palme Beautifying Oil laying on a tray

    21. Klorane Shampoo, a gentle, anti-yellowing cleanser made with centaury for blonde, gray, or silver hair.

    An Instagram picture of a bottle of Klorane Shampoo

    22. La Roche-Posay Cicaplast Baume B5 with shea butter, a multipurpose balm made to help heal dry and irritated skin on your hands, face, lips, and body.

    An Instagram picture of a bottle of La Roche-Posay Cicaplast Baume B5

    23. A313 Vitamin A Pommade, a treatment formulated to minimize fine lines, stretch marks, and enlarged pores, as well as to help firm skin.

    An open tube of A313 Vitamin A Pommade

    24. A bottle of L'Occitane The Almond Shower Oil that transforms into a nourishing foaming cleanser to soften your skin and leave you smelling good enough to eat.

    An Instagram picture of a person holding a bottle of L'Occitane The Almond Shower Oil

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