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31 Amazing Skin Care Products With Over 1,000 Reviews

Honestly why go through the annoying trial-and-error of trying things to clear your skin? These people have already done it for you ¯\_(ツ)_/¯.

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1. Christina Moss Naturals Facial Cleanser works quickly on sensitive skin to clear out any pesky breakouts, blackheads, clogged pores....you get it. The best part? Its formula is all-natural, organic, and SUPER gentle so your skin will never get irritated.

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Its main ingredients (drumroll, please): rosemary flower extract (to cleanse and control oils), olive fruit oil (to prevent and reverse damage from UV rays), aloe vera juice (to help heal irritated skin), and coconut oil (to smooth and moisturize).

Promising review: "After stopping birth control, which I was on for two years, my hormones were completely unbalanced and I was breaking out so heavily. It was painful, red, swollen, all-around just terrible. I purchased this facial wash after seeing so many great reviews. I use it once a day with a facial brush that I purchased at the same time. The combination of the two has completely stopped my breakouts. After two weeks of using these together, all of my breakouts are healing and my skin is glowing. I am so thrilled. I was using masks, face wash, blemish spot treatment, everything. But this has stopped me from breaking out completely. I don't even need spot treatment anymore. This product is amazing!" —Shoe Maven

Get it from Amazon for $22.99 or a similar product from Walmart for $6.58.

2. Shea Moisture African Black Soap with shea butter works overtime to fight acne all over: be it on your face, tuchas, chest, wherever. It's taking squeaky clean to a whole new level.

It's also great to moisturize dry skin — and is organic and cruelty-free!Promising review: "So this soap is absolutely incredible. I'll just start with that. I have used so many OTC scrubs, deep pore cleansers, pore refiners, moisturizers, skin care systems, and to no avail. I still suffered from acne. I'm in my late 20s, I've suffered with pretty moderate acne for a good chunk of my life and have never found anything that worked. Until now. After the first use, I could tell my face was smoother, after a few days, I could tell my existing acne was healing and I wasn't getting any new breakouts. After a week, my skin was clear. After two weeks my face completely smooth, no new breakouts, and I am happier than ever. Not only is my skin clear, by my confidence is boosted. I work in sales so I am face-to-face with people all day, and I finally feel like for the first time in my life, people aren't just staring at my breakouts. I will recommend this soap to anyone that can relate. This soap is AWESOME!" —Danna CammarataGet it from Amazon for $4.19 (available in three sizes) or from Walmart for $4.18.
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It's also great to moisturize dry skin — and is organic and cruelty-free!

Promising review: "So this soap is absolutely incredible. I'll just start with that. I have used so many OTC scrubs, deep pore cleansers, pore refiners, moisturizers, skin care systems, and to no avail. I still suffered from acne. I'm in my late 20s, I've suffered with pretty moderate acne for a good chunk of my life and have never found anything that worked. Until now. After the first use, I could tell my face was smoother, after a few days, I could tell my existing acne was healing and I wasn't getting any new breakouts. After a week, my skin was clear. After two weeks my face completely smooth, no new breakouts, and I am happier than ever. Not only is my skin clear, by my confidence is boosted. I work in sales so I am face-to-face with people all day, and I finally feel like for the first time in my life, people aren't just staring at my breakouts. I will recommend this soap to anyone that can relate. This soap is AWESOME!" —Danna Cammarata

Get it from Amazon for $4.19 (available in three sizes) or from Walmart for $4.18.

3. Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel tackles dry skin ~head on~ thanks to its water-gel and hyaluronic acid formula. Not to mention it's great for wearing under makeup — so long, foundation dry patches. We won't miss you.

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Check out why a BuzzFeeder swears by this!

Promising review: "I've been using this for the past few weeks and I must say: I love this gel-cream. It's for extra-dry skin, and trust when I say I have extra-dry skin, especially during the winter. Suffice to say that my whole face, pretty much, gets dry and crusty, especially the forehead and chin areas. My skin gets so dry that in some parts, particularly the corners of my nose, that it peels, itches, and burns. Ever since I started using this gel-cream I've noticed a huge difference, even from the first time I used it. It keeps my face soft and moisturized the entire day. It even takes away the shine my forehead tends to get after I wash it. Every. Time. It's also very gentle on my sensitive skin; not one breakout from using it. I highly recommend it." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon or Walmart for $15.99, or Ulta for $19.99, .

4. Dr. Jart+ Cicapair ™ Tiger Grass Color Correcting Treatment neutralizes redness, evens out skin tones, and covers blemishes a heck of a lot faster than you can say its name. It even restores your skin's strength with plants houttuynia cordata and yarrow, AND it protects you from the sun thanks to SPF 30.

ANDDDDD it's loaded with sodium, potassium, calcium, and magnesium to restore your skin's moisture levels and revitalize tired complexions. Promising review: "The one thing stopping me from ever going around makeup-free was the obnoxious redness around my nose. NO MORE! This product makes the redness vanish. I use it alone or under makeup and it makes me feel and look amazing. It’s pretty thick so it will reveal any dryness you have. I always make sure it’s one of my last moisturizing steps!" —pricharmGet it from Sephora for $52.
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ANDDDDD it's loaded with sodium, potassium, calcium, and magnesium to restore your skin's moisture levels and revitalize tired complexions.

Promising review: "The one thing stopping me from ever going around makeup-free was the obnoxious redness around my nose. NO MORE! This product makes the redness vanish. I use it alone or under makeup and it makes me feel and look amazing. It’s pretty thick so it will reveal any dryness you have. I always make sure it’s one of my last moisturizing steps!" —pricharm

Get it from Sephora for $52.

5. Bio-Oil conquers scarring, breakouts, and stretch marks by gently yet effectively exfoliating until your complexion is back to its regular self. Clear skin is just a swipe of a cotton ball away, my friend.

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It's even hypoallergenic, so sensitive skin can also use this! It's also great for uneven skin tones, fine lines, and dehydrated skin. Its formula is a combination of plant extracts and vitamins suspended in an oil base that'll both moisturize and heal unwanted marks over time. Plus it's non-greasy so it won't clog your pores.

Promising review: "I put this on at least one to two times daily since I received this two weeks ago. I use it on my belly where I have stretch marks from my pregnancy and I also use it on my face. It helps moisturize my dry skin. I can tell my skin is clearing up AND I use the oil on my underarms after I get out of the shower to try and lighten them up. It's helping my discoloration on both my face (from my acne) and underarms and I feel like my stretch marks look different, as well. I'm very impressed with this product." —Valerie

Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in three sizes) or from Walmart for $8.92, or from Ulta for $19.99.

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6. Vasanti BrightenUp! Enzymatic Face Rejuvenator takes *glows ups* to a whole new level with papaya enzymes and nourishing aloe vera. Dullness, dark spots, and acne scars will be a thing of the past SO fast — and be replaced with vibrant, brighter skin.

Oh, and guys: this has ~52,634~ five-star reviews!!!! It even helps ensure that your other skin care products absorb better!Promising review: "This has been my favorite product yet! It has hands-down cleared up ALL my skin issues and leaves skin radiant!" —EvabGet it from Birchbox for $34.
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Oh, and guys: this has ~52,634~ five-star reviews!!!! It even helps ensure that your other skin care products absorb better!

Promising review: "This has been my favorite product yet! It has hands-down cleared up ALL my skin issues and leaves skin radiant!" —Evab

Get it from Birchbox for $34.

7. Dermal Collagen Essence Face Masks include a whopping 16 different sheet masks that are all packed with vitamin E and collagen to improve your complexion's elasticity and brightness.

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Shall we unpack what's in each of them?

* Aloe (to revitalize and soothe skin)

* Herb (to relieve your skin from stress, and restore clearness, elasticity, and moisture)

* Aqua (to improve elasticity and moisturize)

* Charcoal (to destress skin and restore clear skin)

* Pearl (to protect skin from environmental damage and leave it feeling smoother and softer)

* Syn-Ake (to tackle fine lines)

* Platinum (to wake up tired skin)

* Snail (to regenerate skin cells and soothe irritated skin)

* Hyaluron (to moisturize and soften dry skin)

* Cucumber (to moisturize and plump)

* Green Tea (to protect the skin from environmental damage)

* Gold (to promote metabolism and skin cell activity)

* Q10 (to fight fine lines and promote smooth skin)

* Mulberry extract (to brighten skin)

* Vitamin (to stabilize vitamin C and brighten skin)

* Royal Jelly (to moisturize, clear, and relieve skin from stress)

Get a 16-pack from Amazon for $9 or a similar product from Walmart for $8.99.

Check out why a BuzzFeeder (with sensitive skin) loves these masks!

8. Nexcare Acne Covers work like a sponge to remove pus (mmm) and excess oil from even deep pimples practically overnight so your face is back to clear before you can say pop.

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Promising review: "Seriously, everyone, STOP BUYING ZIT CREAMS! After one night of wearing these patches, my money will never go to creams or spot treatments ever again. I have no clue how these work, but at 30 I still have hormonal breakouts every month. Every month, huge, nasty zits. I tend to pick, which makes everything worse. Last night, the craziness started to develop on my face. I had just ordered this product so figured I would give it a try. I woke up not expecting anything but, OH MY GOSH! These work! Seriously. Buy them. Buy all of them. I'm reordering now." —Red

Get a 36-pack from Amazon or Walmart for $5.03.

9. Neutrogena Oil-Free Facial Acne Moisturizer with salicylic acid and pink grapefruit extract helps control acne and prevent future breakouts, all thanks to its lightweight (and refreshing!) formula. AND it's oil-free. Bless.

Promising review: "You can never go wrong with Neutrogena products/cosmetics. My acne-prone skin LOVES this light, non-greasy moisturizer that leaves me feeling refreshed. I use it everyday, even when I'm not suffering any breakouts!" —C.T.S.Get it from Amazon for $6.49, Ulta for $9.99, or Walmart for $7.72.
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Promising review: "You can never go wrong with Neutrogena products/cosmetics. My acne-prone skin LOVES this light, non-greasy moisturizer that leaves me feeling refreshed. I use it everyday, even when I'm not suffering any breakouts!" —C.T.S.

Get it from Amazon for $6.49, Ulta for $9.99, or Walmart for $7.72.

10. Thayer Witch Hazel Toner *smooths* over any tension between you and your skin by moisturizing and calming red, broken-out complexions with rose-petal water, vitamin E, witch hazel extract, and aloe vera.

It *also* contains natural antibacterial and antimicrobial agents, aloe vera, citric acid, and grapefruit seed extract! Check out how one BuzzFeeder kissed acne goodbye with this seriously-helpful review!Promising review: "This stuff is freaking amazing! I had a lot of redness and breakouts on my chin, as well as a few on my forehead. It truly just cleared them all up. I don't have any breakouts as of now, just my scars that I will be working on. I used this every night after cleansing my skin and it was perfection! I love this product!" —Amazon CustomerGet it from Amazon for $9.29 or from Walmart for $11.45..
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It *also* contains natural antibacterial and antimicrobial agents, aloe vera, citric acid, and grapefruit seed extract! Check out how one BuzzFeeder kissed acne goodbye with this seriously-helpful review!

Promising review: "This stuff is freaking amazing! I had a lot of redness and breakouts on my chin, as well as a few on my forehead. It truly just cleared them all up. I don't have any breakouts as of now, just my scars that I will be working on. I used this every night after cleansing my skin and it was perfection! I love this product!" —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $9.29 or from Walmart for $11.45.

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11. Garnier SkinActive Micellar Water is already a cult-fave, but did you know they have a special formula for oily skin? It'll effectively remove makeup, purify pores, and both cleanse and mattify your skin in just a few swipes — all without breaking you out.

Promising review: "My new holy grail facial cleanser. This stuff is fabulous — so fabulous that I've been using it in the evenings and mornings, and have all but retired my expensive brands. It is so simple and fast to use. I love that I don't have to pull my hair back and inevitably get my hair wet when I wash my face. Anyway, I use this with a facecloth and to help do some light exfoliating. It dries quickly and once it does my skin is silky smooth and clean. Best of all, my pores are literally gone and so tiny that I rarely even wear foundation any more." —Mrs. WarrenGet it from Amazon for $6.68, Ulta for $8.99, or from Walmart for $6.82.Check out why a BuzzFeeder now lives by Garnier Micellar water (#5 in the post)! AND! The original formula won best makeup remover in the lowest price category on BuzzFeed Reviews!
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Promising review: "My new holy grail facial cleanser. This stuff is fabulous — so fabulous that I've been using it in the evenings and mornings, and have all but retired my expensive brands. It is so simple and fast to use. I love that I don't have to pull my hair back and inevitably get my hair wet when I wash my face. Anyway, I use this with a facecloth and to help do some light exfoliating. It dries quickly and once it does my skin is silky smooth and clean. Best of all, my pores are literally gone and so tiny that I rarely even wear foundation any more." —Mrs. Warren

Get it from Amazon for $6.68, Ulta for $8.99, or from Walmart for $6.82.

Check out why a BuzzFeeder now lives by Garnier Micellar water (#5 in the post)! AND! The original formula won best makeup remover in the lowest price category on BuzzFeed Reviews!

12. Advanced Clinicals Moisturizing Coconut Cream both hydrates and gently exfoliates dull, uneven skin with organic lavender extract, chamomile, natural glycerin, and aloe vera to leave you with a glow worthy of applause.

It's great for your body, too!Promising review: "I like this product because it does what it says it will. After cleansing my face I administer this. I use it prior to going to bed. It nourishes my skin while I am sleeping. When I wake up my skin is absolutely gorgeous! My money was well spent." —P.L. Cook Get it from Amazon for $8.12 or from Walmart for $13.88.
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It's great for your body, too!

Promising review: "I like this product because it does what it says it will. After cleansing my face I administer this. I use it prior to going to bed. It nourishes my skin while I am sleeping. When I wake up my skin is absolutely gorgeous! My money was well spent." —P.L. Cook

Get it from Amazon for $8.12 or from Walmart for $13.88.

13. Alba Botanica Even Advanced Renewal Night Cream stimulates cell regeneration overnight to overthrow discoloration and dryness while you catch your z's. I'm pretty sure if you look up "beauty sleep" in the dictionary, you'll find this.

Its ingredients like aloe, seaweed, and mango plump skin and drastically reduce dark spots and discoloration. Plus it's 100% vegetarian and cruelty-free!Promising review: "I was looking for a night cream to help moisturize my skin during the dry winter months. This cream exceeded my expectations. Although some other reviews mentioned a strong smell, I think the smell is clean and refreshing. I have pretty sensitive skin and am prone to breakouts and unlike most creams I've tried, there was no adjustment period for my skin to adjust to this one. No irritation, no breakouts, and most important, I have smooth, silky, hydrated skin every morning! Will definitely purchase this again." —Amy GreeneGet it from Amazon for $8.30 or from Walmart for $8.18.
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Its ingredients like aloe, seaweed, and mango plump skin and drastically reduce dark spots and discoloration. Plus it's 100% vegetarian and cruelty-free!

Promising review: "I was looking for a night cream to help moisturize my skin during the dry winter months. This cream exceeded my expectations. Although some other reviews mentioned a strong smell, I think the smell is clean and refreshing. I have pretty sensitive skin and am prone to breakouts and unlike most creams I've tried, there was no adjustment period for my skin to adjust to this one. No irritation, no breakouts, and most important, I have smooth, silky, hydrated skin every morning! Will definitely purchase this again." —Amy Greene

Get it from Amazon for $8.30 or from Walmart for $8.18.

14. Healing Solutions Tea Tree Oil address multiple issues at once, like rosacea, acne, scarring, and razor bumps — just to name a few! Under $10 AND fast-acting? I need a moment.

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Promising review: "This is a great product! I've been being using this the past two weeks to reduce acne and it really works! You can see the change from one day to another: it reduces the color and the bumpiness of your acne. At night I apply it directly to each one of the breakouts. It not only helps with the acne you have, but also helps preventing any more breakouts." —Cliente de Amazon

Get it from Amazon for $7.99 or a similar product from Walmart for $6.88.

15. Bioré Deep Cleansing Pore Strips draw blackheads, dirt, and oil out of clogged pores from your nose and forehead like a freaking magnet. Deep clean does not even BEGIN to define these.

You'll get a combo-pack for both nose strips and facial strips!Promising review: "I have scrubbed the center of my forehead for months but the 'field of black dots' just remained no matter what. So finally I decided to give this a try. I followed instructions exactly (removed after 10 minutes) and after I peeled it off I looked and not a dot in sight — until I looked at the strip! That looked like a forest with all those 'dots' standing up on end. Highly recommend!" —David G.Get it from Amazon for $12.80, Ulta for $15.99, or Walmart for $7.52.
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You'll get a combo-pack for both nose strips and facial strips!

Promising review: "I have scrubbed the center of my forehead for months but the 'field of black dots' just remained no matter what. So finally I decided to give this a try. I followed instructions exactly (removed after 10 minutes) and after I peeled it off I looked and not a dot in sight — until I looked at the strip! That looked like a forest with all those 'dots' standing up on end. Highly recommend!" —David G.

Get it from Amazon for $12.80, Ulta for $15.99, or Walmart for $7.52.

16. LilyAna Naturals Face Cream Moisturizer loads up on rose distillate, aloe vera, vitamins C and E, orange extract, and other essential oils and antioxidants to leave your skin unbeatably smooth and nourished. Hyper-pigmentation, scarring, and redness will flee town the minute this touches your face.

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And it's non-greasy so those who sensitive skin — fret not!

Promising review: "When I ordered this product I was mid-eczema outbreak, with dry, itchy, painful red patches around my nose and face, and overall bad skin. By day two of using the cream, my face was already better. By the next week my face looked completely better! I am blown away and in love with this product. I use it morning and night, and still wear makeup every day, and it doesn't stop this cream from doing its magic! Order it, you won't be disappointed." —Mj R.

Get it from Amazon for $18.99 or a similar product from Walmart for $10.32.

17. Mederma Scar Cream helps diminish scarring left from past breakouts, because no acne should mean TOTALLY clear skin. A little dab of this per night and soon enough you'll be back to #nofilter selfies.

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It even has SPF 30 to protect your scars from deepening in the sun!

Promising review: "About a year ago, I had a cystic acne explosion — 150+ lesions appeared on my skin in a very short time frame. After months of clearing up the cystic acne, blackheads, and whiteheads, my skin was left with hyper-pigmentation marks (red, purple, brown) and an uneven texture. I have used a number of prescribed topicals, retinoids, and medical grade skin lighteners. My dermatology specialist (who has dealt with acne herself) recommended this product because it was affordable yet effective. I was highly skeptical that it would work, but wow was I wrong! It does take a few weeks to start noticing a difference. But I truly have noticed a big difference in my overall skin tone (marks are fading) and the texture is starting to even out as well." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $12.63 or from Walmart for $16.46.

18. La Mer Crème de la Mer Moisturizing Cream might come with a hefty price tag (it's French, what can I say!), but it's worth every damn penny. Dry skin, enlarged pores, and fine lines absolutely quake at the sight of this nutrient-rich solution.

Prepare yourself for all-day staring in the mirror when you discover how firm and bright this makes your skin. Promising review: "No other cream feels as good, smells as good, or gives the results of La Mer. It's an investment for sure, but well worth it. My skin is glowing!" —LaGlowingSkinGet a .5oz jar from Nordstrom for $85+ (available in four sizes) or a one-ounce Saks for $175+ (available in five sizes).
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Prepare yourself for all-day staring in the mirror when you discover how firm and bright this makes your skin.

Promising review: "No other cream feels as good, smells as good, or gives the results of La Mer. It's an investment for sure, but well worth it. My skin is glowing!" —LaGlowingSkin

Get a .5oz jar from Nordstrom for $85+ (available in four sizes) or a one-ounce Saks for $175+ (available in five sizes).

19. Mario Badescu Drying Lotion zaps surprise zits as soon as you *spot* the perpetrator thanks to its powerful combination of zinc oxide, salicylic acid, and talc. No picking = no massive pimple.

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Check out some amazing review pictures if seeing is believing for you!

Promising review: "This stuff is the real deal. I wanted to share it with the wonderful people of Amazon. I love, love, love this stuff. I have a mix of combination and sensitive skin and this didn't irritate it. It worked wonders! My skin likes to have bouts of breakouts, especially around that ~time of the month~, and this worked OVERNIGHT. I washed my face, toned, moisturized and applied the drying lotion with a q-tip and went to bed. The next morning the spots on my face were greatly reduced and waaaaaay less red. Some of them were completely gone! 10 out of 10! Bravo, Mario!" —B.

Get it from Amazon, Urban Outfitters, or Ulta for $17.

20. Skinfood Black Sugar Mask scrubs away lovely blackheads as fast as it takes to wash your face. Its mineral-rich Brazilian black sugar granules exfoliate dead skin cells and restores moisture. Masking has never been so efficient.

Promising review: "I really love this product. I was a little leary at first, but this stuff is fantastic. It exfoliates nicely and the other ingredients leave my skin healthy and glowing. I would strongly recommend this product; it's a treat for your skin. Every time I use this I see a nice difference in my skin tone and clarity afterwards. My jar has lasted almost a year, and when I run out I will definitely buy more." —KCTwinsMomGet it from Amazon for $9.60, Ulta for $10, and Walmart for $9.59.
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Promising review: "I really love this product. I was a little leary at first, but this stuff is fantastic. It exfoliates nicely and the other ingredients leave my skin healthy and glowing. I would strongly recommend this product; it's a treat for your skin. Every time I use this I see a nice difference in my skin tone and clarity afterwards. My jar has lasted almost a year, and when I run out I will definitely buy more." —KCTwinsMom

Get it from Amazon for $9.60, Ulta for $10, and Walmart for $9.59.

21. Aztec Indian Healing Clay Mask wages straight war on your tough (even cystic) breakouts, because it's time to show 'em who's boss. No matter how deep your acne goes, this mask will vacuum out clogged pores like there's no tomorrow.

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I'm honestly not even sure how there are still people left on this Earth who have yet to buy this, because 13,227 people already swear by this! By the way this works best with apple cider vinegar!

Promising review: "Wow. Just wow. I had no expectations for this product since I've been dealing with cystic acne since I was a teenager (I'm 24 now), so I went into this purchase not expecting much. As many others have said, I previously tried absolutely everything on the market to cure my acne. I have very sensitive, reactive skin and have never seen any real improvement. After reading all the crazy reviews about this product, I figured I would give it a try, not expecting much. However, I have been blown away by the long-term results of using this mask. I mix it with apple cider vinegar and apply it several times a week when my skin is really bad, and it has never done anything negative to my skin – no irritation, no dryness, nothing. It always destroys every single pimple that emerges. It does bring underlying pimples to a head, and that can be a little disturbing at first, but it is so worth it for the end result. I was considering taking Accutane, a very strong and dangerous medicine to finally cure my acne for good, and this product has made me completely reconsider." —Heather E.

Get it from Amazon for $9.31 or from Walmart for $9.70.

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22. Julep Boost Your Radiance Seed Facial Oil boosts your complexion with brightening antioxidants, like rosehip seed oil, vitamin E, and bergamot oil so your face is as vibrant and healthy than if you ate vegetables every day.

Not to mention this thoroughly moisturizes, fades acne scars, and clears hyper-pigmentation! You will be the picture of health, my friends. Promising review: "I have combination oily and dry skin. I love this oil. I use it morning an night. I don't use as much in the morning but my skin just drinks this up! And it helps my moisturizer absorb better and my makeup go on with less effort. It seems to be controlling my oily areas pretty well. I've been using this for about a week and my skin just looks smoother and pores less prominent. Best of all I LOVE, LOVE the light lemon scent. I will definitely be buying this again." —SuzerpipGet it from Ulta for $36.
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Not to mention this thoroughly moisturizes, fades acne scars, and clears hyper-pigmentation! You will be the picture of health, my friends.

Promising review: "I have combination oily and dry skin. I love this oil. I use it morning an night. I don't use as much in the morning but my skin just drinks this up! And it helps my moisturizer absorb better and my makeup go on with less effort. It seems to be controlling my oily areas pretty well. I've been using this for about a week and my skin just looks smoother and pores less prominent. Best of all I LOVE, LOVE the light lemon scent. I will definitely be buying this again." —Suzerpip

Get it from Ulta for $36.

23. St. Ives Radiant Skin Face Scrub polishes away dryness and dullness with an appetizing blend of pink lemon and mandarin orange. But please don't taste this — though your face WILL totally eat this up.

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Promising review: "I have super dry, sensitive skin that can flake and peel and get red and irritated when I use pretty much any face wash at all, so it’s hard to clean my face. I’ve been using this for the last couple weeks and it is really great. My skin is smooth and has no flakes or dry patches, and it actually feels clean." —Mjolio

Get it from Amazon or Walmart for $3.59.

24. TreeActiv Cystic Acne Spot Treatment shaves the time it takes for cystic pimples to fade in half. Its main ingredient, bentonite clay, draws out toxins, fights swelling, and calms irritated skin très vite so the days of waiting an eternity are over.

It also has pink grapefruit essential oil (to reduce inflammation, kill infections, and promote collagen production with vitamin C), witch hazel (to clear excess sebum and balance your skin's oil), peppermint and spearmint water (to kill bacteria within pores, balance oil production, and reduce scarring), tea tree water and essential oil (to moisturize, tone, and eliminate even the toughest breakouts), lemon essential oil (to balance overactive sebaceous glands, clear acne, and exfoliate dead skin cells), and aloe vera to promote vitamin E and C and help your skin recover). SO YEAH, IT DOES A LOT.Promising review: "Nothing has cured or even helped my cystic acne except for this product! It immediately started working the first night. I have spent hundreds of dollars with dermatologists on chemical scripts with no success. You must try this!" —Jo Lynn Courtney-JohnsonGet it from Amazon for $24.95 or from Walmart for $17.75+.Check out more info and amazing before-and-afters!
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It also has pink grapefruit essential oil (to reduce inflammation, kill infections, and promote collagen production with vitamin C), witch hazel (to clear excess sebum and balance your skin's oil), peppermint and spearmint water (to kill bacteria within pores, balance oil production, and reduce scarring), tea tree water and essential oil (to moisturize, tone, and eliminate even the toughest breakouts), lemon essential oil (to balance overactive sebaceous glands, clear acne, and exfoliate dead skin cells), and aloe vera to promote vitamin E and C and help your skin recover). SO YEAH, IT DOES A LOT.

Promising review: "Nothing has cured or even helped my cystic acne except for this product! It immediately started working the first night. I have spent hundreds of dollars with dermatologists on chemical scripts with no success. You must try this!" —Jo Lynn Courtney-Johnson

Get it from Amazon for $24.95 or from Walmart for $17.75+.

Check out more info and amazing before-and-afters!

25. NuFace On-The-Glow Cloths clean, exfoliate, and hydrate in one fast step — lazy people rejoice! They're double-sided: the soft cotton side removes makeup, dirt, and oil, while the other exfoliates to reveal a ~natural glow~. And then it's time for bed.

It *also* has hyaluronic acid to smooth uneven skin!Promising review: "After using my sample I almost immediately went online and bought the full size box of the wipes. They are two sided: the smooth soft side is great for removing eye make up and leaves no residue at all. The exfoliating side removes all dry skin and leaves your face so impossibly smooth!" —AlisonGet a 20-pack from Birchbox for $20.
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It *also* has hyaluronic acid to smooth uneven skin!

Promising review: "After using my sample I almost immediately went online and bought the full size box of the wipes. They are two sided: the smooth soft side is great for removing eye make up and leaves no residue at all. The exfoliating side removes all dry skin and leaves your face so impossibly smooth!" —Alison

Get a 20-pack from Birchbox for $20.

26. Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Face Moisturizer provides 24-hour hydration for finnicky, combo skin, courtesy of its main ingredients: vitamin C and a fruit water antioxidant complex. No clogged pores — just smoother, supple skin.

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Promising review: "I am a VERY picky facial product user and I usually do not buy mainstream brands, but I must say I am pleasantly surprised with this product. The smell and texture is awesome. Most importantly it feels great on my skin. It's very lightweight and absorbs quickly. From experience, most products that say it keeps its moisture usually NEVER keeps it moisture in, but this product actually does. I'm shocked. It's unique because it a gel-like moisturizer, is very lightweight, and actually holds moisture in longer than five minutes. I'm glad I gave this product a try. I recommend it highly." —Nancy Malesic

Get it from Amazon or Walmart for $6.59 or Ulta for $8.99.

27. TruSkin Tea Tree Clear Skin Super Serum lives up to its confident name. Its powerful blend of 20% vitamin C, retinol, niacinamide, salicylic acid, and hyaluronic acid work together to heal and soothe blemishes — which is a nice way to say it tells pimples to get the hell out of here.

It basically comforts irritated skin so that your complexion is clearer, glowing, and moisturized. Promising review: "Please do not discontinue this product — it SAVED my skin! I’ve never had more clear skin than I do now after using this. I’ve had hormonal breakouts for years and nothing’s ever worked as quickly and effectively as this — including dermatologist prescribed creams, serums, and pills." —LindaGet it from Amazon for $24.79 or a similar product from Walmart for $27.95.
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It basically comforts irritated skin so that your complexion is clearer, glowing, and moisturized.

Promising review: "Please do not discontinue this product — it SAVED my skin! I’ve never had more clear skin than I do now after using this. I’ve had hormonal breakouts for years and nothing’s ever worked as quickly and effectively as this — including dermatologist prescribed creams, serums, and pills." —Linda

Get it from Amazon for $24.79 or a similar product from Walmart for $27.95.

28. Elizavecca Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask exfoliates clogged pores, detoxes irritates skin, and gets rid of excess oil, sure. But look at this Insta story potential. Priorities.

In case you can't tell, this combo of carbonated water and mud ~bubbles up~ to wash off pore and dirt from your face. It also contains powerful ingredients like green tea, pomegranate, and charcoal powder extract!Promising review: "This is my favorite mask ever! I am impatient and can't usually wait for other masks that take 20 minutes to dry (and I hate the drying, pulling feeling). I put this on while my shower is warming up and it starts bubbling immediately! It's easy to rinse off and leaves skin feeling extremely clean. My face is super smooth for at least two days after using it. I have large pores with lots of blackheads and sebum, and this definitely reduces the amount of visible blackheads. And I feel less oily. Great product! Great price!" —AbbyGet it from Amazon for $9.52 or from Walmart for $10.98.Check out more ~effervescent~ photos here!
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In case you can't tell, this combo of carbonated water and mud ~bubbles up~ to wash off pore and dirt from your face. It also contains powerful ingredients like green tea, pomegranate, and charcoal powder extract!

Promising review: "This is my favorite mask ever! I am impatient and can't usually wait for other masks that take 20 minutes to dry (and I hate the drying, pulling feeling). I put this on while my shower is warming up and it starts bubbling immediately! It's easy to rinse off and leaves skin feeling extremely clean. My face is super smooth for at least two days after using it. I have large pores with lots of blackheads and sebum, and this definitely reduces the amount of visible blackheads. And I feel less oily. Great product! Great price!" —Abby

Get it from Amazon for $9.52 or from Walmart for $10.98.

Check out more ~effervescent~ photos here!

29. Body Merry Glycolic Acid Exfoliating Cleanser alleviates clogged pores, exfoliates dead skin, and banishes dirt and excess oil so you can treat breakouts in the easiest way possible. Glycolic acid, willow bark, and jojoba beads leave your face feeling unbelievably fresh and rejuvenated. You might even feel too energized to go to sleep.

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It also contains kojic acid, olive oil, rosehip oil, jojoba oil, and tea tree oils to penetrate deep into your pores and get rid of excess oil and dirt. Toodaloo.

Promising review: "The BEST face wash I have ever used. No joke. I have A LOT of skin trouble and acne. When I use this you can literally see it pull all the gunk out of my pores. If brings everything out of your face. Now it’s not magic, so it’s not a one wash fix. But it will bring quite a lot out of your pores each time you use it. It peels away your scars revealing new skin, unclogs pores, and has a lot of oils/vitamins/moisturizers in it. My favorite being jojoba oil which I use on it’s own to unclog pores too. This face wash is high-quality and rather big for the price! It has the best face ingredients that I’ve personally researched to fix my face. It even unclogs my ingrown hairs." —KT Parker

Get it from Amazon for $18.99 or a similar product from Walmart for $10.99.

30. Farmacy Green Clean Makeup Meltaway Cleansing Balm melts into your skin to quickly dissolve makeup and pollution residue after a long day of being anywhere but your couch. Not only does this remove even waterproof products, but papaya- and Moringa-tree- extracts exfoliate breakouts to leave you with clearer, glowing skin. Laziness has never been so rewarded.

And it's cruelty-free!Promising review: "This is the only product in my skincare routine that I haven't been able to replace with something more cost effective, because it's just so good. It lasts FOREVER, because you only need a little amount to take everything off, and it makes removing waterproof makeup much easier (especially waterproof mascara which I always struggle to remove). It really helps get your makeup out of your pores too and my skin feels so clean after I use it without feeling super dry. I've been using it for several months now and my first tub just ran out so I'm currently repurchasing another one because I honestly don't think I can live without it at this point. This has definitely become a staple in my skincare routine and I 100% recommend anyone considering buying it to try it out. It's really been a game-changer for me." —SamTFLGGet it from Sephora for $34.
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And it's cruelty-free!

Promising review: "This is the only product in my skincare routine that I haven't been able to replace with something more cost effective, because it's just so good. It lasts FOREVER, because you only need a little amount to take everything off, and it makes removing waterproof makeup much easier (especially waterproof mascara which I always struggle to remove). It really helps get your makeup out of your pores too and my skin feels so clean after I use it without feeling super dry. I've been using it for several months now and my first tub just ran out so I'm currently repurchasing another one because I honestly don't think I can live without it at this point. This has definitely become a staple in my skincare routine and I 100% recommend anyone considering buying it to try it out. It's really been a game-changer for me." —SamTFLG

Get it from Sephora for $34.

31. Amara Organics Vitamin C Serum paves the path to clear skin no matter what your battle may be. Breakouts, enlarged pores, uneven skin tones, WHATEVER will fade and be replaced by a ~radiant glow~ thanks to 20% vitamin C, hyaluronic acid, and vitamin E.

Promising review: "This is an amazing product. I've been using it for three weeks and my skin has changed dramatically. My dark spots are almost gone and there are no bumps on my face. My skin feels extremely smooth. My natural skin has a glow. I order three more bottles as gifts for friends and family. Everyone loves it." —JasmineGet it from Amazon for $17.95 or a similar product from Walmart for $5.39.
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Promising review: "This is an amazing product. I've been using it for three weeks and my skin has changed dramatically. My dark spots are almost gone and there are no bumps on my face. My skin feels extremely smooth. My natural skin has a glow. I order three more bottles as gifts for friends and family. Everyone loves it." —Jasmine

Get it from Amazon for $17.95 or a similar product from Walmart for $5.39.

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