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    36 Skincare Products Reviewers Say Help With Multiple Issues At Once

    Concoctions that'll deal with scaly skin, redness, irritation, dryness...basically the works.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. Honeyskin Ultimate Face and Body Cream delivers results on all kinds of irritating skin issues besides rosacea, like eczema, psoriasis, and other rashes. TL;DR: It's good to have in your medicine cabinet.

    reviewer pic of extremely inflamed patch of rosacea on cheek with raised rashes, then a  lightly pink look at the same cheek a week later, then an even lighter view of the cheek a month into use

    Promising review: "Use for multiple skin issues from hurtful maladies to foundation under makeup. It’s a terrific moisturizer for use with makeup. It does not interfere with absorbance or application." —Cynthia Henrich

    Get it from Amazon for $14.97+ (available in three sizes).

    2. A pack of 24K-gold under-eye patches pamper and soothe your poor, tired peepers for a spa-like ritual.

    reviewer's before pic of red and inflamed undereyes and then

    Promising review: "Firstly, I was excited to get multiple eye patches, I thought it was only two! So right off the bat I was really excited. They are easy to put on; they aren't adhesive but lay on your skin and don't fall off when walking around. I put some of them in the fridge and the initial cooling of it was nice, but I don't think there is any difference with it being cold or not. They seem to immediately take down some of the swelling and redness. I am excited to see how they change my bags over time! The photo attached is after the first use of the eye patches." —Sasha

    Get a pack for 20 pairs from Amazon for $13.47.

    3. Radha Rosehip Oil is an all-natural solution to a ton of skin problems. It helps hydrate skin, reduces the look of wrinkles and scars, and reviewers even say it helps their hair and nails.

    reviewer pic of cheek with painful looking breakouts, then with the same cheek healing up, then the same cheek completely clear

    Promising review: "This oil is amazing! I use it along with my Cerave moisturizing cream after I wash my face. I've been using this about one year and I hardly ever wear makeup anymore! For all my oily sisters, I know the thought of putting more oil on your face makes no sense...but I'm here to say my skin is a lot less oily since I've been using it. Doesn't clog pores and it evens out your skin tone making your skin less oily." —Jess2beautiful

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    4. Admire My Skin Brightening Serum earns lots of credit in the Amazon reviews from people with rosacea, hyperpigmentation, and melasma.

    reviewer pic of bright red patch on cheek, then it's a little darker on day 4, then it's lightened up significantly and healing on day 14

    Note that like with a lot of skincare products, when applied this stuff makes issues like dark spots a little worse before they're better.

    Promising review: "I had a several hyperpigmentation spots/scars on my face from a few pimples and an old spider bite. Applied the gel with a cotton swab twice a day, morning and night. It dries fairly quickly, so I’d also go over the top of it with a sunscreen lotion.

    "Now here’s deal, it will look worse before it looks better. I repeat: IT WILL LOOK WORSE BEFORE IT LOOKS BETTER. Just don’t freak out. The application area will turn dark and crusty, but this is only temporary. I used it for four consecutive days twice a day and it looked absolutely horrible. Stopped on day five. On day six I was just scrubbing my face as normal and all the black scabs came right off with perfect skin underneath. No joke. Used Aquaphor and sunscreen on the new skin for a few days after that and I was good to go." —BrewerPatriot0

    Get it from Amazon for $24.

    5. A Makeup Eraser washcloth easily takes off a full face of makeup with mere water. Then if you flip it to the other side you can use it to exfoliate your skin!

    Check out BuzzFeed's review of the Makeup Eraser for more deets!

    Promising review: "This is a godsend. It works exactly as described. I have half a dozen of these and they’ve all held up extremely well in the wash, I haven’t had a single one stain, and I never have to worry if my face is free of makeup/dirt/oil. Definitely saves my sensitive skin from scrubbing with makeup wipes and my wallet from having to buy makeup remover in general. The exfoliation side works better than my scrubs even." —wickedwispofagirl

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in nine colors).

    6. LilyAna Naturals Eye Cream packs in a lot of power to soften and freshen up your under-eyes...and according to reviews, help lighten dark facial scars.

    reviewer's before showing baggy irritated under eyes and then them looking much smoother without bags over time

    Promising review: "I have been using this daily for about 8 months now. I am 60 years old. It reduced the puffiness and bags under my eyes. I am Sicilian and had dark circles. It has brightened up my eye area. I am very surprised as I have paid much more for eye creams that have done so much less. I recently had precancerous cells removed at the bridge of my nose. After healing, I was left with a dark scar. The dermatologist told me that it would heal over time. Since I began to apply this eye cream, the mark has almost disappeared entirely. I shop constantly from Amazon. This is the first time that I have taken the time to write a review. That's how impressed I am with this product. If you decide to purchase this, you won't be sorry." —Lynda M.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    7. Cerave's Moisturizing Cream has hyaluronic acid, ceramides, and MVE technology to help soothe and transform your skin.

    Promising review: "I’ve never had issues with the skin on my face. But over the last month I experienced redness all over and peeling near my forehead and on my eyebrows and oh the itchiness. I didn’t know what was going on with my skin. Thinking it was related to a new skincare product and or my face mask I was using. I was miserable and didn’t know what to do. I once heard that Cerave was a good cream if you have skin sensitivity, so I came here — read the reviews and decided to try it. While I waited for my product to arrive, I had a telemedicine appointment with my PCP. She prescribed some creams and even a shampoo to help with the top of my forehead. My insurance took a few days to approve the cream. I haven’t started to use them yet — because I think I found my cure! On the day I had the appointment my Cerave moisturizing cream arrived. That night I tried the Cerave. I figured my skin couldn’t get that much worse. I saw results almost immediately the next morning! It’s been a week tonight that I’ve been using it and all my problems have cleared up! This is a miracle!! My skin is looking even more youthful. What a deal and a miracle worker!!" —Aloha Christina

    Get it from Amazon for $16.08.

    8. Glossier Solution scrubs pores and skin with a trio of Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA), Beta Hydroxy Acid (BHA), and Polyhydroxy Acid (PHA) to help loosen the yucky stuff to make way for lightened scars, smaller-looking pores, and fewer blemishes.


    Promising review: "This cleared up my skin after only a week of use. :’) I use it every night and it gives my skin such a healthy glow and I can see some of my dark spots fading!! My skin has been at its best state ever since I’ve started using Glossier Solution." —cheska

    Get it from Glossier for $24.

    9. Bio-Oil — it may just become your hypoallergenic, nongreasy, and dermatologist-recommended go-to for lessening the appearance of scars and stretch marks. Or it can also just serve as an amazing body moisturizer.

    I've used this stuff before on a variety of bumps and scratches I've accumulated on my legs as an extraordinarily pale and clumsy human. I think it's really worked! Also I've used it as a body moisturizer in the dry, dry depths of winter with supple results.

    Promising review: "I used this twice daily starting in the second trimester and am happy to report NO STRETCH MARKS now after pregnancy! This is really saying something as I have been prone to stretch marks my entire life, as have my mom and sister; I got them bad in the teenage years. I used this product on my tummy, hips, and thighs along with a natural lotion (shea, coconut) to moisturize and have no new stretch marks at all. I should add that I am 30 years old, and have skin that easily bruises or injures. NOTHING! I would highly recommend this and intend to use it for future pregnancies.

    "I also used it to prevent scarring. I passed out in the first trimester and cut my forehead; a legit Harry Potter cut. It really helped to fade the cut and subsequent scar." —Kindle Customer

    Get a 2-oz bottle from Amazon for $8.92.

    10. SheaMoisture African Black Soap is a fan fave for helping reduce oil, acne, and redness.

    Promising review: "This soap is amazing. It helps calm down so much of the redness in my face each morning! My friend bought this for me as a gift and I’ve reordered it twice since then! Her and I both suffer from horrible acne and this helps soothe your face. My acne has reduced some since using this. I love how soft it is and it smells wonderful." —Kristen

    Get a four-pack of bars from Amazon for $14.72.

    11. Cetaphil's Gentle Skin Cleanser gives you a SUPER-effective formula at a drugstore price. In fact, my dermatologist recommends it for my sensitive, rosacea-laden skin!, Amazon

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this cleanser. I have sensitive combination skin so my cheeks and the outer parts of my face are really dry while my nose, forehead, and chin are more on the oily side. This cleanser does an amazing job at cleansing my face and I always feel clean after using. it. It does a really good job at balancing the oil on my skin so my T-zone doesn't feel oily while my cheeks feel nourished. It's extremely gentle and leaves my skin so soft and not stripped, which is nice, as some brands make my skin feel really tight after cleansing. I also appreciate that it is fragrance free because my skin can sometimes react and get irritated when using products that are heavily scented or have fragrance." —Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $7.49+ (available in various sizes and multipacks).

    12. Blume Meltdown Acne Oil handles its obvious use with finesse while seriously cutting down on redness and irritation that comes with acne.

    before and after pic of person with pimple and then clear skin

    Promising review: "I've struggled with acne for years, and this product spontaneously showed up on my Instagram feed... I had to try! With the first use the redness was significantly less and some of the big nasties much smaller. I love the smell and even mix it in my night masks or creams for an extra pimple-fighting power boost!" —Sirena S.

    Get it from Blume for $28.

    13. InstaNatural Vitamin C Serum offers up some seriously soothing and moisturizing abilities on the reg with its hyaluronic acid, but especially when you suffer a skin flare-up. Get behind me, Satan!

    reviewer's pic of a very bright looking patch of rosacea breakout, then it lightened two days after initial treatment, then much later four days later

    Promising review: "First, it’s NOT a moisturizer, and while it has a very pleasant scent, it doesn’t linger. So don’t be put off by the star ratings for those. That isn’t what this product is about. What it has done is an amazing job to remove dark splotches from sun damage and old age, and my skin seems to be smoother, too. I’ve been using it for only a few weeks and I can see a visible difference. I had one large dark spot that I had intended to have my doctor freeze off, but now there’s no need — it’s nearly gone, and I expect with a few more weeks it will be only a memory. I apply the solution in the morning after showering, and once it dries I add my moisturizer. I’ll usually do a second application in the evening. I’m 65 years old and my skin tone is looking as good as it did in my 30s! If things continue to improve, I’m going to throw away my makeup.

    "And while it’s not advertised for this, I also have applied it to a couple of small warts and they are shrinking away!" —Karen H

    Get it from Amazon for $17.78.

    14. Bella Skin Beauty Under-Eye Velvet is a super silky treatment that rolls on under-eye circles, wrinkles, and dry skin.

    eye treatment in bottle with metal ball applicator
    Bella Skin Beauty

    Promising review: "I’ve been on the hunt for an eye serum that not only provides moisture but also brightens/makes me look alive. THIS IS IT! I love that I only need a drop for both eyes and it absorbs into my skin nicely. The skin under my eyes looks so good! I don’t need eye cream anymore! So glad I found this serum!!!" —Melanie

    Get it from Bella Skin Beauty for $36.

    15. Paula's Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Salicylic Acid Exfoliant has TONS of impressive before-and-after pics in the reviews that'll maybe give you a little hope for issues like rosacea, cystic acne, wrinkles, large pores, and about anything else.

    Promising review: "I have every skin issue you can think of. Rosacea, acne (hormonal, cystic, whiteheads, blackheads), dehydration, excessive oiliness, redness, all of it. I’ve spent probably thousands on a multitude of different products, trying to find one that would at least make a dent. I’ve had many procedures, many trips to the dermatologist. Nothing I’ve ever used, nothing I’ve ever done, has made such a profound difference in the appearance of my skin. Having rosacea, my face often felt hot, bumpy, and burned. While my complexion is naturally fair and pink, this has seriously covered all my bases in a gentle and effective way. I’ve been trying to turn my skin around for YEARS!! This was the product that did it. If I could give it 100 stars I would. It has seriously changed my life!!! Also sorry for the nasty pictures haha." —hc

    Get it from Amazon for $10.

    16. Aztec Secret Healing Clay, a fragrance-free mask capable of helping de-gunk your pores where other products have failed you.

    above, reviewer with a large pimple on their chin. below, the pimple flattened

    People are obsessed with the powers of this clay mask — it has over 1,000 5-star reviews on Amazon. It works best when mixed with apple cider vinegar, which you can get here.

    Promising review: "I've only gotten to use this one time, but I have to say it's unlike any mask I've used before. I did the apple cider vinegar mix with it and it dried fast and extremely tight. You will hardly be able to move your face. I washed it off after 20 minutes and was shocked to see my clogged pores were much cleaner and less congested. I barely touched my nose and blackheads were coming out, but they were dry and easily expelled from my pores. Sorry for the TMI but I've never experienced that with any product. It was so awesome and my face feels so clean and and free of oiliness. Also my skin looks brighter and smooth, not bumpy. This stuff really pulls the gunk out of your skin, I'm gonna use this once a week and pray it keeps working." —CAROL SILVESTRI

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    17. Embryolisse Lait-Crème Concentré combats all sorts of dry-skin woes, whether it's because your skin is just that way or you're trying to undo overuse of retinol or other harsh skincare ingredients. You can even use it as a makeup primer or mask.

    Model applying Embryolisse Lait-Crème Concentré to other model's face

    Promising review: "I have always loved this moisturizer when I would get it from France on trips. It has a following for a reason. It moisturizes amazingly well and it doesn't cause your face to feel greasy. The smell is slight floral smell, but not overpowering at all. My skin is sensitive and it doesn't have any irritation with this. I also use this a primer for my makeup and it sets it quite well. This is a legendary product and a staple in French skincare." —Violetpinkie

    Get it from Amazon for $16 (available in two sizes and three packaging styles).

    18. Thayers Witch Hazel, a multitasking toner that handles several steps in your skincare routine: cleansing, moisturizing, fading blemishes, and helping restore your skin's natural pH.

    It can do a hell of a lot of other stuff, too, like reduce redness, soothe irritation, heal cuts, and reduce oil and inflammation.

    Promising review: "I buy this when my other bottle is only half empty — that's how much I don't want to be without it. The smell is so good that even if it didn't work amazing wonders on my skin, I would use it just for that. But it does work! Because of this toner, my skin is brighter, more even, and just plain pretty. It feels moisturizing and clean, without giving your skin that tight feeling. I have pretty sensitive skin, but it doesn't burn at all. It tightens pores and helps with all skin needs, whether you break out a lot, are young or old, or have dry or combination skin — it's universal." —Gail Shelton

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (or $9.49 with the Subscribe & Save option; available in three scents).

    19. Mederma Scar Cream, which I can vouch for working alarmingly well on a range of scarring for different reasons from surgery to acne to regular bumps to mosquito bites.

    person showing visible acne on face and then significantly lightened scarring

    It works on everything from acne to surgical scars, and also has SPF 30 to protect that beautiful skin of yours even further.

    Promising review: "This is the greatest gel! It feels so good and is starting to lighten up my age spots. Also my uneven skin pigments on my neck that are becoming more apparent as I grow older! It does help to clear up my diabetic acne, too. It is light and not heavy or greasy. It does not have a heavy fragrance!" —M Shining Woman

    Get it from Amazon for $19.93.

    20. Skin1004 Zombie Pack Face Masks make you (briefly) look like a zombie while it goes to work tightening your pores and minimizing the appearance of wrinkles. Now's as good of a time as ever to FaceTime your mom and scare her.

    Reviewer before and after showing the mask made their skin look tighter and reduced the appearance of some wrinkles

    Promising review: "Smells great! This face mask does exactly what it says. My skin is nice and lifted, hydrated, has noticeable reduction in fine lines, improved texture, reduced pore size, and eliminated some newly developed rough patches forming around the hairline. Couldn't be more satisfied with this product! I have pretty good skin for 37, but this mask has really helped take my skin to the next level." —Samantha

    Get a box of eight masks from Amazon for $21.94.

    21. Baebody Eye Gel, a depuffing, hydrating, and firming serum you can use on other places besides your eyes, like your face and neck!,

    It contains skincare expert–favored ingredients like hyaluronic acid and aloe.

    Promising review: "I'm 57 years old and have been looking for an effective, reasonably priced eye treatment for a long time. It's important to me that this product has natural ingredients, is manufactured in the United States, and is cruelty free. It almost sounded too good to be true. But after using this twice a day for a couple weeks, I was delighted with the results. Upon immediate application, the gel soothes my puffy eyes as effectively and gently as cucumber slices, but without all the mess. It minimizes the dark circles under my eyes and the results get better over time. Plus, over the past month of use, the fine lines under my eyes are less noticeable. I have to say that the results are the best I've experienced and I've used a lot of products, including some that cost well over $100." —ederath

    Get it from Amazon for $24.95 (or $22.46 with the Subscribe & Save option).

    22. L'Oréal Paris Revitalift Bright Reveal Peel Pads, AHA exfoliant wipes that help reveal newer, more even skin that'll have you looking all glowy.

    a before and after of a reviewer's face with red blotches then more even

    Since they are a chemical exfoliant, they're way gentler than rough scrubs.

    Promising review: "These pads are miracle workers. They really exfoliate my skin, leaving it brighter, smoother, and all-around healthier and younger looking. The best part is how easy they are. So many glycolic peels have more than one step, but with these you just wipe your face and you're done!" —Katherine

    Get it from Amazon for $21.79.

    23. Aria Starr Dead Sea Mud Mask, a wash-off mask that tackles acne for folks with combo and oily skin.

    a reviewer's face with lots of pimples dated Dec. 2016, then their face with the pimples largely faded labeled feb. 2017

    It includes a combination of shea butter, aloe vera, and jojoba oil that cleanses and exfoliates, so you'll look like you just left the spa.

    Promising review: "I was skeptical of using this mask, because I feel like I've tried so many products with no results. This mask is amazing. I have only used it once and the difference in my skin is huge. It cleaned my pores and shrunk them. My skin is so smooth and soft. I don't even want to put makeup on because my skin looks great. I'm a believer. I let the mask dry for about 30 minutes and used a warm/hot washcloth to rub it off. I waited about 10 minutes before moisturizing my face to let my face air dry and for my pores shrink back." —kathi weston

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    24. Seoul Ceuticals Snail Repair Cream brightens dull skin, fades discoloration, adds plumpness thanks to its snail mucin extract (which is packed with hyaluronic acid and glycolic acid).

    before and after showing the cream reduced the reviewer's wrinkles and made their face look plumper

    Promising review: "I'm 55 years old and my skin is a bit sensitive. I don't have a lot of wrinkles, but I'm definitely noticing a few more laugh lines and forehead crinkles than I had a few years ago! I've tried several moisturizers and have not been terribly impressed with any of them until now. This stuff really is great — incredibly hydrating without feeling greasy and it absorbs quickly. It feels great on my skin. In just a few short weeks, I definitely notice an improvement in my skin tone and fewer lines and wrinkles! Plus, the customer service is great. I had questions when I first received the product and got follow-up response immediately. I will definitely be ordering this product again. I use it in the evening and morning; no need for two different moisturizers. Very pleased!" —sbakey

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95.

    25. Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Serum, a lightweight moisturizer that'll scare off your crow's feet with its plumping, firming formula.

    Promising review: "This is the first face product I have used in years (maybe ever) that has made me see a noticeable difference in my skin! I am a mom to a toddler and my skin has been dry and rough with rapidly increasing lines ever since my postpartum days. Within two days of using this my lines have softened and my combination skin feels moist and balanced again! Not to mention my skin is more clear and past acne scars are beginning to fade. I bought this with low expectations because I know how skin care products go...promises, promises...but this is the REAL deal. I am using it at night along with an Andalou SPF Lotion for day." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    26. A pack of facial and eyebrow razors remove fine hairs and smooth your skin for much easier makeup application.

    Promising review: "Super easy and satisfying to use; you’re literally scraping all of the peach fuzz and dead skin off your face. My face is glowing and incredibly soft now. Highly recommend." —Jane

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $4.99.

    27. Skinergy Dark Spot Correcting Cream also works to repair sun damage, discoloration, and acne marks!

    before and after images of a model whose acne disappears
    Skinergy Beauty

    Skinergy Beauty is a Latinx woman–owned beauty brand dedicated to brightening, nourishing, and bringing life back to your skin.

    Promising review: “This spot-correcting cream is pure magic! How is it possible that it has helped make my scars disappear?! Scars that even laser treatment could not fade. I have had hyperpigmentation issues on my face and bikini area and this has completely vanished them. My armpits were also darker and this evened out my skin. But the most incredible transformation have been with my dark circles! I cried when I saw how much it had faded after a couple of weeks, to the point that I no longer have to use concealer. I had such a big complex with my 'raccoon' eyes and this has made them disappear. This is life changing! I feel so free now not having to worry about having to cover up my dark circles and hide my bikini area when at the beach. I am so grateful for this product!” —Katie 

    Get it from Skinergy Beauty for $54.99.

    28. Beauty Strike Pumpkin Glycolic Mask gently dissolves and exfoliates dead skin cells for a *brighter* outlook.

    the mask
    Beauty Strike

    Promising review: "After using this face mask, my skin feels brand new! I love how exfoliating and activating this face mask is. I feel that it helps get rid of acne, makes my pores less visible, makes my skin extra soft, and also brightens my skin! I alternate between this face mask and the Pineapple & Papaya Exfoliating Mask (using one per week) and I have never loved my skin more! It is glowing, has much less texture than before, and is so much softer than it has ever been." —Madison b.

    Get it from Beauty Strike for $30.

    29. Biossance Squalane + Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum helps smooth skin, dissolve dead skin cells, and adds hydration while you saw some logs.

    before image of customer's cheek with redness and bumps, and after image showing less redness and bumps

    Promising review: "As someone who has been struggling with acne for years (Accutane, prescriptions, $$$ on products that I haven’t ended up liking) I am so so happy to have found this skincare line. I have sensitive skin and the products don’t break me out. The lactic acid serum is amazing — for sure my fave product that I have tried! Tingles at first, but in the morning I wake up and have such soft skin and my blemishes and dark spots appear to have lightened. Also, I have never had the compliment of having 'glowing skin,' but thanks to this stuff I now can say that I have been told that after just two days using. Good luck to all of those on their skincare journey!" —Katie B.

    Get it from Biossance for $62.

    30. Vanicream Gentle Facial Cleanser has a gentle, oil-free formula that dermatologists love to rec for breaking down dirt and excess oil.

    Promising review: "I swear, I have the most sensitive skin on the planet. I've had combination skin my whole life, am acne-prone due to my sensitivities, and easily dry out with most cleansers or when the weather is harsh. I also have dealt with bouts of perioral dermatitis. This is the ONLY cleanser that has worked for me to combat everything I have just mentioned. I initially tried this cleanser thinking it might work to remove the residual redness and dryness around my mouth left over from the bout with the perioral dermatitis. I literally washed my face with this one evening, and the NEXT DAY my skin had quieted down. So I kept at it, and now I have the clearest, smoothest, softest skin I have EVER had. And I've struggled with my skin for ages. No more constant breakouts. No more redness. No more flaking, irritated skin. No more perioral dermatitis. The oily spots on my skin seem to be more in control now. I could walk out the door with no makeup on now and feel completely fine, which I have NEVER been able to do. I'm just amazed by this stuff and I hope it's never discontinued. I HIGHLY recommend it!" —KPMT

    Get it from Amazon for $8.86.

    31. Pura D'Or Organic Vitamin E Oil makes it easy to help nourish skin, fade scars, and help you sort through all sorts of skin issues. I love to use it basically everywhere.

    Promising review: "I was worried this would be a low quality product because of the size of the bottle and cheap price, but I’ve been pleasantly surprised. I add some into my body lotion to help with scars, and it works just as well as the expensive stuff. I even add a drop or two into my face lotion and it makes my skin feel soft and radiant without looking oily and shiny. It doesn’t have a strong smell or one that I’ve really noticed at all since I mix it with lotions. If you’re skeptical like I was, give it a try, you won’t be disappointed." —Scaleine

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    32. Bathing Culture Outer Being Face & Body Oil is rich in antioxidants on damp skin ALL over. Not just on your face.

    model spraying oil on back of hand
    Bathing Culture

    Promising review: "Got this oil for my face initially but couldn’t help myself and now I use it all over. Keeps my face soft and moisturized and smells like a walk in the woods. Has completely evened out the texture of the skin on my face which had previously been bothering me. Won’t go back to any other face/body oil products as I’ve found the best for me!" —Maggee

    Get it from Bathing Culture for $32+ (available in two sizes).

    33. Differin Gel with Adapalene is a prescription-strength retinoid you can get over the counter that promotes skin turnover to help you heal and deal with breakouts.

    Reviewer photo showing results of using Differin gel over 12 weeks

    Promising review: "I don't have too much of an issue with acne, however I do have hormonally based pimples once a month, with a few pimples that break through every now and then. I really purchased because it is a retinoid that you don't have to go to the doctor for and I wanted it to help with some sun damage on my face and fine lines. I've only been using this for a month, but I can honestly say that within the first week I could see a change in my skin. I have absolutely had not one break out of any kind and my skin is so smooth. I sincerely believe that the discoloration and hyperpigmentation on my skin is beginning to fade." —Catattack

    Get it from Amazon for $12.26+ (available in three sizes).

    34. Roc Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Anti-Aging Retinol Night Cream works while you get your (literal) beauty rest to plump and firm up your skin. But you can even use it every night!,

    Promising review: "I am almost 37 and have fairly good skin, but when the fine lines and sunspots started getting obvious I knew I needed to step up my game if I want to age gracefully. Started using this every other night after cleansing over a collagen and retinol serum and the results are fantastic. Dewy, glowing, more even skin. Even my makeup glides better over my skin since it’s now so smooth. Great value over super-expensive creams." —Rowanda

    Get it from Amazon for $16.98.

    35. Beauty by Africa Amanda Facial Elixir is made of Maracuja Oil, Cupuacu Butter, and other skin-nourishing ingredients to handle ALL sorts of skincare tasks like a day and night moisturizer, makeup remover, oil cleanser, cuticle oil, and more!

    the bottle of elixir
    Beauty By Africa Amanda

    Promising review: "My skin feels moisturized and smooth. Skin breakouts have been reduced. And the smell is amazing!" —Kimberly N.

    Get it from Beauty By Africa Amanda for $48.

    36. Nivea Crème amps up the moisture on the driest parts of your face and body. to provide some love to the driest areas of your face and body. It even works as a stellar makeup remover!,

    Promising review: "I use Retin-A and this crème is great for calming down the skin and sloughing off dead cells at the same time. Also super moisturizing. No breakouts." —E.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.49.

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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