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19 Life-Changing Skin Care Products That Are Actually Worth Your Money In 2017

Everything from face cleansers to body oils!

Hey guys! Beauty editor Essence here with some skin care recommendations to try in the new year. I get a lot of questions about products, so I thought I'd put some of my all time faves in a big ol' list. Think of me like Oprah, and these are all my favorite things. Except I'm not sending you home with any of them because I'm mad broke.

1. So Mule Hell Trading Co. Tea Tree Clear Complexion soap is what I'm currently using, and it's my absolute fave!

2. I also used Auspect Total Clean for about three months and really liked it.

3. Clinique's 3-Step System held me down for my early adult life.

4. Bragg Organic ACV stops any kind of pimple from surfacing on my face.

5. Clinique Superdefense has been my FAVE and most consistent face moisturizer for about three years now!

6. Sometimes I use a dab of Trader Joe's Organic Virgin Coconut Oil in really dry weather.

7. Rad Soap Co. Suga-Bubs Moon Candy is the coolest scrub I've ever put on my friggin body!

8. Frank Body Creamy Face Scrub is so good I considered drinking coffee when I first tried it. And I hate coffee.

9. Kiss My Grits Lip Scrub leaves my lips mad kissable.

10. Tony Moly Banana Lip Balm smells good and it's adorable, so yeah.

11. Lano 101 Strawberry Ointment is like that one friend you can call for anything.

12. This Woodlot Amour Bar Soap makes me feel like Mariah Carey 💅.

13. Rad Soap Co. American Beauty Bar also makes me feel like Mariah Carey.

14. I'm not even a pumpkin person, but this Farmhouse Fresh Pumpkin Puree Splendid Dirt Mask is the truth.

15. IDK if Too Cool For School Pore Tightening Egg Cream Mask actually does anything, but it feels soooo good!

16. Vaseline has never failed me, even in the harshest of winters.

17. LIHA Gold Shea Butter feels like a dream on my skin.

18. A few spritzes of Kopari Coconut Body Oil makes my skin look shiny and sexy like a video girl's.

19. Kinda pricey, but I love Jojoba Lemon and Coconut Hand Cream.