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    25 French Pharmacy Products That People Actually Swear By

    Please, excuse my French [beauty products].

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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. 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.

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

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

    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.

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

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

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

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

    10. A weightless, heat-activated Phyto volumizing spray, perfect for giving a little lift to anyone with fine, dull hair.

    11. 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.

    12. Eau Thermale Avène thermal spray, a watery mist that's been clinically shown to soothe, soften, and calm skin.

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

    14. 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.

    15. 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.

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

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

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

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

    20. 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.

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

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

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

    24. 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.

    25. 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.

    When someone asks me why I spend all my money on French skincare...

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