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    23 Holy Grail Products To Have On Hand For Skincare Problems

    Acne, blemishes, and dry skin don't stand a chance.

    1. Versed Skincare's Just Breathe Clarifying Serum gets to work on stressed out skin: Willow bark extract, niacinamide, and a zinc blend help minimize inflammation, acne, and clogged pores. Pimples are no match for this soothing formula.

    A blue bottle that says "Versed Just Breathe Clarifying Serum" with a dropper filled with transparent light blue liquid hovering over it

    2. Peace Out's Acne Healing Dots tame pesky blemishes that take a toll on your complexion. Apply these babies anytime you need to treat breakouts or stop picking areas.

    3. CeraVe's Hydrating Face Wash hydrates and cleanses without stripping the protective skin barrier. If you're over other makeup removers drying or irritating your complexion, look no further: It gets the job done and keeps skin so smooth, thanks to three essential ceramides.

    A woman with acne spots on her face and the same woman with an acne-free face

    4. Peter Thomas Roth's PRO Strength Niacinamide Discoloration Treatment fights skin discoloration, unevenness, and acne with niacinamide, tranexamic acid, and kojic acid. These ingredients will get to work on your face and leave you with buttery soft skin.

    A pink tube that says "Peter Thomas Roth PRO Strength Niacinamide Discoloration Treatment" with a white-colored formula next to it

    5. First Aid Beauty's Facial Radiance Pads are a three-in-one treat for your complexion: They help brighten, tone, *and* exfoliate, so you won't have to worry about leftover makeup clogging pores or causing redness.

    6. Supergoop!'s Glowscreen Sunscreen SPF 40 preps your pre-makeup face *and* protects your skin from sun damage. Cocoa peptides act like a barrier against blue light, while hyaluronic acid increases softness. Buh-bye irritation, sunburn, and redness.

    A white tube that says "Supergoop! Glowscreen Sunscreen SPF 40" with a buff-colored formula behind it

    7. Sunday Riley's Good Genes All-In-One Lactic Acid Treatment is like a brightening cocktail for complexions: It helps reduce dark spots, pores, and redness. Use this treatment whenever your face needs some skincare S.O.S.

    8. Belif's The True Cream Aqua Bomb is like a water fountain for extremely dry skin and helps combat stubborn acne: This gel cream contains lady's mantle (Alchemilla vulgaris), ceramide 3, and glycerin, and absorbs quickly for a glowing, moisture-rich complexion.

    9. Glossier's Balm Dotcom adds a lil' extra moisture to parched lips and doubles up as a skin moisturizer. Apply this smooth formula and say goodbye to drying, peeling, and cracking.

    10. Aztec Secret's Indian Healing Clay Facial Treatment deep cleans your pores and minimizes irritation caused by acne and blemishes. Ninety-five percent of Target customers say they would recommend this formula and swear that it works wonders for their complexion.

    On the left, BuzzFeed editor Sarah Wainschel's face before using the clay mask. On the right, Wainschel's face with less acne after using the clay mask

    11. Glow Recipe's Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask smells so good and takes care of your face while you catch up on ZZZs. Hyaluronic acid packs in moisture, AHAs remove dead skin cells, and watermelon soothes trouble spots. Won't it be great to wakeup with a bright complexion again?

    A bottle that says "Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask" with an applicator scooping a pink formula above it

    12. Teddie Organics' Rose Water Facial Toner Spray quenches thirsty skin and helps minimize red spots. Your face's pH balance will finally be back on track and get the hydration it deserves.

    On the left, a woman's face before using the toner spray. On the right, the same woman's face after using the toner spray

    13. Tonymoly's I'm Real Sheet Mask wants to tackle a bunch of skin concerns, like acne, breakouts, dryness, and irritation. Apply it whenever your face is having a mini freak-out and you'll be on your way to smoother, hydrated, and blemish-free skin.

    14. FOREO's Luna Mini 2 elevates your daily skincare routine with a deep-clean that'll leave your face glowing. No more makeup residue, acne, or oily zones after using this tiny gadget, which uses gentle pulsations and movements to get the job done.

     BuzzFeed editor Maitland Quitmeyer cleanses her face with FOREO's Luna Mini 2. She says "Makeup, dead skin cells, excess oil, grime, etc. all gone in 60 seconds

    15. Origins' GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream wakes up tired eyes with coffee beans, panax ginseng, and magnolia extract. Dark circles, puffiness, and dryness don't stand a chance with this energizing formula.

    16. Glossier's Futuredew gets you glowin' with a nourishing, plant-based formula. Apply it after you cleanse and moisturize your face for a dewy and well-hydrated look.

    A model holds a bottle that says "Glossier Futuredew Oil Serum Hybrid" in her hand

    17. Elizavecca's Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask makes tackling stubborn blackheads fun: Reviewers love this foaming mask, which unclogs pores *and* foams up on your face. Plus, who wouldn't want to add a tiny bit of excitement to their skincare routine?

    18. Drunk Elephant's D-Bronzi Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops doubles up as a bronzer and shield from environmental stressors. Platinum peptides, chronocyclin, and cocoa extract work together to give you a sunkissed look and help protect your skin from pollution.

    A white tube that says Drunk Elephant's D-Bronzi Anti-Pollution Sunshine Serum" in front of a brown background

    19. Neutrogena's Hydro Boost Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Water Gel locks in moisture and won't get in the way of your makeup regimen. If your skin is super dry and needs a hydration boost, this formula will absorb quickly and combat irritation.

    20. Mario Badescu's Vitamin C Serum and Seaweed Night Cream Duo minimize your nighttime skincare routine with antioxidants, bladderwrack extract, collagen, elastin. Think of all the time you'll save when you can clear up *and* moisturize your complexion before the morning.

    On the left, a circular bottle that says "Mario Badescu Seaweed Night Cream" filled with a green formula. On the right, a green bottle that says "Mario Badescu Vitamin C Serum" next to an applicator with clear liquid

    21. I Dew Care's Plush Party Lip Mask works overnight to nourish chapped lips. This p.m. lip treatment will help you get a soft and flake-free pout while you sleep.

    22. Dermora's Foot Peel Mask removes dead skin, so you can have baby-soft feet. Lavender and papaya extracts do the dirty work and minimize cracking, drying, and roughness. Put these on while you're binge-watching TV or reading a book and say goodbye to cracked heels.

    23. INN Beauty Project's Power Up Dual-Phase Face Mist answers the call for simple skincare maintenance: Spritz this three-in-one powerhouse formula on your face whenever you need to tone, hydrate, and brighten your skin. You're welcome.

    A clear bottle that says "INN Beauty Project Power Up Dual-Phase Face Mist" in front of a pink background

    You, after tackling all your skincare problems with the best cleansers, moisturizers, and toners:

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