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    32 Products That'll Help Make A Skincare Routine Feel Less Intimidating

    A sonic facial cleansing brush, bubbly face mask, and more great products that'll help you start an easy, breezy skincare routine.

    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. CeraVe Moisturizing Cream hydrates the most sensitive skin with its gentle, fragrance-free formula. Reviewers love it too (it has 4,932 positive reviews and a 4.8-rating!), because it's easy to use, absorbs quickly, and contains ceramides that help strengthen the skin barrier and diminish dry areas. 

    Promising review: "I have had the worst dry skin of my life this year. Eczema on my arms, legs, stomach and hips. I got this lotion and with in two days there is an unbelievable difference in my skin and the ITCHING has stopped." —Amy Mitchell

    Get a 19-ounce jar from Amazon for $16.08.

    2. This box of hydrating face masks helps tighten your pores, clear minor breakouts, *and* combat dryness. Don't be alarmed if you start to look like a zombie when you put it on, it's just the mask getting to work on your skin! Once you take it off, your face will feel brighter and more moisturized.

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    Promising review: "Smells great! This face mask does exactly what it says. My skin is nice and lifted, hydrated, noticeable reduction in fine lines, improved texture, reduced my 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 $28.90.

    3. Hero Cosmetics Mighty Patches cover blemishes, so you can stop picking and touching pimples on your face. Place one of these babies on a zit overnight and let it lift all the gunk out. No more popping or squeezing breakouts whenever your skin is inflamed (or using a ton of products to get rid of 'em).

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    Promising review: "I do not claim to understand the science behind this tiny miracles, but they have changed my life. I spent my workday looking forward to going home and putting one of these bad boys on my newly erupted Mt. Zit and the overnight results were shocking. Not only is it grossly satisfying, but it saved me several days of walking around with a bloody crater in my face because my previous method of dealing with unsightly blemishes was to pick pick pick." —Adg

    Get a 36-pack from Amazon for $12.99.

    4. Or these larger Mighty Patches, if you'd like to diminish the cluster of zits on your jawline, back, and neck. These hydrocolloid strips absorb pus and can minimize the appearance of breakouts within SIX HOURS. They'll also stay on your skin and not come off, thanks to durable tapered edges.

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    Each strip is 2 inches long, so they can cover and draw pus from multiple zits at a time!

    Promising review: "Amazing. Started to break out badly/painfully on my shoulders. Deep zits that covered a lot of surface. Used these overnight to calm my skin down and was floored at how much they pulled out. The large one didn’t even seem that big from the surface. Patches provided so much relief." —CW

    Get a 10-pack from Amazon for $17.99.

    5. This cult-favorite vitamin C serum targets multiple skincare concerns at the same time and is like a facial in a bottle. It'll help minimize hyperpigmentation, brighten dull areas, and soften skin.

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    More than 48,000+ people on Amazon gave it a 5-star review for its jaw-dropping results.

    Promising review: "I truly think that this is a good investment for your skin. I’ve spent so much on so many products — all the Korean trends and so many expensive brands — and I can say that nothing else worked this effectively in such a short time. Now, it’s not a miracle serum that removes all your acne and scars, but it definitely helps reduce them. It has no scent, it’s not sticky, and it blends in quickly. The packaging is great. Also, the customer service is so great — very responsive and helpful — if you have any concerns at all. I would try this serum before spending so much on others." —Beliz

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    6. Base Butter Radiate Face Jelly gets your skin in tip-top shape with aloe vera gel, evening primrose, lavender, and tea tree. This multitasking formula moisturizes your face and helps keep sebum overproduction at bay.

    Model applies Base Butter Radiate Face Jelly onto cheeks
    Base Butter

    Need to take your regimen a step further? This gel skincare product is also super lightweight, so you can layer on other products if needed.

    Base Butter is a Black woman-owned business known for their nourishing skincare products, including the gel moisturizer above and pre-cleansing cloths.

    Promising review: "I have very sensitive-combination skin and this has quickly become my skin care must-have. It's perfect for all seasons, and my skin has become far more balanced since I started using it almost a year ago. It is both light and effective, my skin never feels greasy after use and a little goes a long way, so one jar lasts for several months." —Base Butter Customer

    Get it from Base Butter for $29.

    7. This exfoliating and hydrating lip scrub soothes chapped lips and provides a little relief. Sugar and essential oils gently exfoliate dead skin, so you don't have to deal with dryness and flaking every time you put on gloss or lipstick.

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    Promising review: "I love this product! It's not too rough — it exfoliates well without irritating sensitive skin. It smells and tastes great and leaves your lips smooth. My only complaint is that it's SO wonderful, my mother decided to 'permanently borrow' my jar so I had to buy another one!" —Kindle Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $14 (available in three scents).

    8. Glossier's The Skincare Edit introduces you to a daily routine in miniature sizes. You'll get to try the Milky Jelly Cleanser, Priming Moisturizer Rich, and more skincare treats that'll help you shorten your skincare routine in the a.m. or p.m. If the thought of cleansing, moisturizing, and prepping your skin for makeup is overwhelming, give this simple assortment a try for easy complexion maintenance.

    Mini clear and pink Glossier skincare products arranged in a neat line below a white box and pink headband
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    The set includes the Milky Jelly Cleanser, Super Bounce serum, Priming Moisturizer Rich, Balm Dotcom skin salve, Futuredew oil-serum hybrid, and a pink headband with the Glossier logo.

    Promising review: "I have pretty oily skin so I’m used to using products that dry out my skin, but when I tried this my skin felt amazing! Super hydrating and I have less breakouts and less acne scars 🙌🏼. If you’re on the fence I would try it out! It introduces you to so many amazing products." —Glossier Customer

    Get it from Glossier for $50.

    9. Honeyskin Ultimate Face and Body Cream helps treat a myriad of skincare issues, including eczema, dryness, and redness. Formulated with superfoods (aloe vera and Manuka honey), this cream quickly absorbs into the skin and helps nourish irritated areas on your face.

    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
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    If you have sensitive skin, you may want to test a small amount of this cream on your hand or wrist first before applying it to your face.

    Promising review: "I am absolutely blown away by the results from using this product. I have moderate rosacea made severe by pregnancy, and was at a major loss as to how to manage it. Unable to treat my rosacea as I normally would and with my sensitivity at an all time high (I couldn’t tolerate anything more than Vaseline), I decided to give this a whirl and could not be happier that I did. I think my picture speaks for itself, but within one week this cream SIGNIFICANTLY improved my rosacea and sensitivity and by a month my skin was completely smooth with minimal redness and scarring left from the months long flare I’d been having. Fan of Honeyskin for life here!" —LR

    Get it from Amazon for $15.97+ (available in three sizes).

    10. Stila One-Step Color-Correcting Facial Serum brightens and color-corrects your complexion before you apply makeup. A blend of antioxidants, minerals, and vitamins help prep your skin and minimize dark circles and redness.

    reviewer pic showing a very bad sunburn on the face then the same reviewer with makeup on and looking a bit tan rather than severely sunburned
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    The reviewer above used this facial serum to cover up a bad sunburn!

    Promising review: "I have rosacea all over my face, especially in my cheeks, sensitive skin with enlarged pores, and my T-zone is usually oily (I know, I have everything!). You have to apply one pump of the product on the back of your hand and mix it (it will turn green and don't be scared the color will disappear after it settles) and then you apply it all over your face, let it sit for one minute, and you will see the difference. It's magic! For those of us with rosacea, we need to apply foundation as well, but this primer alone creates a nice canvas. The texture is weightless and it blends imperceptibly into your skin and won't clog pores or settle into fine lines." —UGdg

    Get it from Amazon for $21.98.

    11. AxV Beauty face oil gets to work on skin that's dry and in need of a hydrating boost. Jojoba oil, vitamin E, tea tree oil, and argan oil work together to repair the skin and soothe irritated areas on your cheeks, chin, and forehead.

    Before and after showing the oil helped get rid of user's red, irritated cheek breakouts
    AxV Beauty

    AxV Beauty is a Black-owned business founded by Asata Evans and Vic Rose that sells handmade skincare products. You'll find body butters, serums, and more amazing goods for your routine.

    Promising review: "I suffer from rosacea and it has not irritated my face at all. I have been using it consistently and it has provided the right amount of moisture to my face without leaving me greasy. Will definitely repurchase again!" —AxV Beauty Customer

    Get it from AxV Beauty for $30+ (available in two sizes).

    12. This set of gold under-eye masks minimizes puffiness and dark circles. You may have stayed up late watching your fave TV show, but these soothing pads will help you look a little less tired the next day (and spare you from using a bunch of concealer on under-eye skin).

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    BuzzFeed writer Jasmin Sandal loves these masks and said: "I decided to put these golden gems to the test after coming off of a red-eye flight with practically no sleep. After cooling them off in the fridge (which is what was suggested on the packet), I applied them to my purpley, puffy eyes, and...w-o-w. Not only did I feel like I was receiving some kind of royal treatment (because, gold), but after 20 minutes, my under-eyes appeared brighter and any fine lines that were once lingering had vanished! After wearing these I didn't feel compelled to apply concealer either, which is usually my go-to to disguise dark circles — and I even felt confident enough to go bare-faced for the rest of the day." Get the full deets in her gold under-eye mask review (it's #13).

    Get 15 pairs from Amazon for $19.95.

    13. Or this reusable gel eye mask relieves tired, puffy eyes that need additional relief after all the skincare. Just microwave it for 20 seconds or place it in the freezer, rest your head on a pillow, and you'll be ready for some self-care time.

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    Some reviewers also recommend this gel eye mask for migraine relief, since it provides a gentle cooling sensation around the eyes, cheekbones, and forehead areas of the face.

    Optix 55 is a small, family-owned business specializing in eye health products. You'll find a bunch of goods including anti-fog solutions, computer glasses, sunglasses, eye masks, and more.

    Promising reviews: "I don't get enough sleep like all mothers of small children. So unfortunately I get dark puffy circles under my eyes. My daughter told me I had gray under my eyes one day and that's when I decided I needed to try something new. I have used this product about five times now I do have to say the darkness might night be going away but the puffiness definitely is and it just makes me feel refreshed after I use it. Also I love that I can still do other things when I wear it with the the Velcro, because, again, as a mother of a small child, I never stop. I definitely wouldn't recommend this product." —Amber

    Get it from Amazon for $9.55 (available in two colors).

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

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    BuzzFeed Editor Maitland Quitmeyer tried this skincare gadget and loved how it made her skin clearer and smoother. She said "It removes up to 99.5% of dirt and oil — and leaves your face free of ANY makeup residue. I wear a full face every day, and I am consistently amazed by the results of this tool." See more of her FOREO Luna Mini 2 review here.

    Promising review: "I looked at several different places for reviews on this product and all were good so I went with this rather than some of the other options on the market. I have been using it twice a day for about a week now and really like it so far. I have fairly sensitive skin and this does not irritate at all. My face feels very soft after use and it is easy to use. I charged it when I first received it and I have not had to charge it yet. Would definitely recommend." —Christa

    Get it from Amazon for $77.35 (available in five colors).

    15. These blotting papers absorb excess oil on your face. If your forehead is looking like a shiny disco ball due to oiliness, grab one of these tissues and dab it onto affected areas for a little relief. They also easily fit in a backpack or purse for on-the-go touch-ups!

    A customer review photo showing their forehead before and after using the blotting papers
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    Promising review: "I LOVE these oil-absorbing sheets! I tried them out a few years ago but haven't gotten around to writing a review until now. I have SUPER-oily skin (and cystic acne which I have the scars to show for) and this makes me feel sooo fresh and even calms down active pimples/acne. I went to the harshest lighting to REALLY show all the oil LOL don't judge me! (but if you're here you probably struggle with the same thing. Oil slicks unite!) But as you can see it truly removes all of the oil, and keeps it that way for several hours. Very cute design too and really easy to use and keep anywhere with you. Amazing price for what it does. If you're hesitating to buy it, just go for it!" —Noopur D.

    Get a 100-sheet pack from Amazon for $6.95 (available in three colors).

    16. This Blume acne oil helps reduce face breakouts without sacrificing hydration. Packed with blue tansy, black cumin seed, rose hip, and tamanu oils, this skin treatment reduces the appearance of acne scars and acts as a shield against future pimples.

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    You can use this oil on individual acne spots *or* mix it with your daily moisturizer to treat acne spots on larger areas like your cheeks, chin, and forehead.

    Blume is a female-founded business known for their eco-friendly skincare and period-care products. From wellness boxes to cute heat packs, Blume offers soothing self-care essentials that'll help you relax at home.

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this oil. Have tried so many things over the years for hormonal acne on my chin. This has just about cleared up my skin, and when I do get a blemish it looks so much better the next morning. Goes away much more quickly. Miracle product." —Elane M.

    Get it from Blume for $28 (save 20% when you subscribe).

    17. Acure's Brightening Facial Scrub multitasks by exfoliating dead skin cells, clearing impurities, *and* brightening your complexion. If you want your skin to glow like a lightbulb, this scrub will get the job done. 💡

    Reviewers can't stop talking about this facial scrub, which has a 4.5-rating and more than 15,000 positive ratings!  

    Promising review: "I am in love with this facial scrub. I’ve had this for almost two weeks now and I love the way my skin is glowing! I have sensitive skin so I have to really be careful with the products I choose. Even after one use, you start to see a difference. It moisturizes, exfoliates, and leaves your skin smooth. I didn’t even need to apply a moisturizer afterward! Definitely a must-have!" —Mizza C.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.59.

    18. And to continue the exfoliation, Beauty Strike's papaya and pineapple sheet mask is a great pick-me-up for your complexion. This skincare treat gently removes dry skin and brightens dull areas. Baby-soft skin on your next day off *is* possible.

    Model applies clear papaya and pineapple face masks to their face
    Beauty Strike

    Beauty Strike is a Black woman-owned business with a vegan-friendly beauty and skincare line. They're known for soothing cleansers, toners, and face masks that smell heavenly *and* help alleviate stressed-out skin.

    Promising review: "I absolutely loved this sheet mask, it left my skin feeling so soft. I left it on for 10 minutes and washed off as soon as I felt my skin begin to tingle a little bit, and it didn't leave me irritated at all. My skin was glowing and clearer the very next morning!" —Beauty Strike Customer

    Get it from Beauty Strike for $6+ (also available in a five-pack).

    19. Radha Beauty Rosehip Oil helps remedy the annoying skin problems you've been trying to treat. Age spots, blemishes, and scarring are no match for this multitasking formula packed with antioxidants, essential fatty acids, and vitamins.

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    Promising review: "My new holy grail! I have super-sensitive, acne-prone skin in a very dry climate. This stuff is seriously so amazing. I use it from my face to my toes. It has completely eradicated any dry skin I had and makes me glow. I’ve gotten so many compliments on my skin since I’ve started using it, even my boyfriend noticed! I love it after chemical peels, too. It gets rid of peeling and dry patches as well as soothing any redness. It’s a decent-sized bottle for what you pay!" —Brynnieb09

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    20. Paula's Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Salicylic Acid Exfoliant takes care of pesky blackheads and simultaneously helps smooth your face. Packed with 2% BHA (Beta hydroxy acid), it sloughs away dead skin cells and unclogs pores. Apply it after you cleanse and tone your face for a clearer complexion.

    Reviewer's face with some breakouts on their cheek
    Reviewer's same face with less breakouts after using the exfoliant

    In addition to receiving 34,918 positive reviews and a 4.6 rating, this exfoliant is also a top skincare pick on TikTok

    Promising review: "I’ve struggled with hyperpigmentation, acne scars that stay for years, and worst of all were the blackheads and large pores. I thought scrubbing with exfoliants was the key, but it actually made things worse and caused micro tears on my face. I have only been using this product two weeks and the changes I’ve seen in my skin have been amazing. I would recommend this product to anyone who is struggling with scarring, blackheads, and large pores. This does the trick!" —ACooper2

    Get it from Amazon for $10+ (available in two sizes).

    21. Honest Beauty's konjac sponge gently buffs your face, so you can achieve a more radiant complexion over time. This gentle tool, which is made with konjac root and pink koalin clay, can be used alone or with a cleanser if your skin needs a break from dryness and dullness.

    Model rubs konjac sponge onto cheek while washing face
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    Promising review: "I originally got this for myself, but my husband used it once, and now loves it. It was apparently a life-changing experience for him. He says it feels really nice on his beard and face, and makes his skin feel baby smooth. I guess I know what to put in his stocking this year." —Target Customer

    Get it from Target for $7.99.

    22. Glossier's Futuredew gets your skin ~glowing~ with nourishing oils (evening primrose, grape seed, jojoba, and rosehip oils) and botanical-based extracts.  Rub a tiny bit onto your cheeks and forehead if your tired, dull complexion needs a little boost. 

    Pink and clear bottles of Glossier's Futuredew hybrid serum
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    With a 4.3-rating and tons of positive reviews, this serum is great for anyone who wants a dewier, more radiant look and is easy to add to any skincare regimen.

    Promising review: "The other day I stopped as I was passing a mirror and realized I was...glowing. Then I realized it must have been the fault of Futuredew, as I had never looked that good before and it was my first day wearing the serum. My skin is sparkling, and soft, and the glow shows through even after I apply makeup." —Glossier Customer

    Get it from Glossier for $24.

    23. Differin Adapalene Gel 0.1% Acne Treatment ~hits the spot~ for treating clogged pores and stubborn blemishes. It helps prevent acne from making a return to your cheeks, chin, and forehead *and* halts breakouts in their tracks, thanks to its noncomedogenic formula.

    bottom right to top left: series of before-and-after photos showing reviewer's acne-covered face on Sept. 21 and a much-clearer face on Jan. 2 after using the treatment for a few months
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    Promising review: "Don’t give up on it! I started using this product two months ago because I still struggle with breakouts even after most of my acne cleared. But this baby took me to the next level. My skin tone is evening out. My scars are less visible. I will never stop using this product and I love the pump version." —Shelbs

    Get a 30-day supply from Amazon for $12.29+ (also available in packs of two and a 45-gram size).

    24. This Briogeo scalp treatment soothes your flaky and itchy scalp: Whether you're dealing with mild dandruff or product buildup, this charcoal and tea tree formula will provide hydration and remove impurities. And, it's designed for curly, coily, wavy, and straight hair!

    model applies a drop of the scalp treatment to their scalp
    Briogeo

    To use, divide strands into sections, squeeze one to two drops on each section, and gently massage the formula into your scalp. Don't rinse out this scalp treatment because it's made to be applied after shampooing and conditioning and before hair styling.

    Briogeo is a Black-owned, woman-owned business known for their 6-free haircare products that are free from SLS/SLES sulfates, silicones, parabens, phthalates, synthetic color, and DEA. If you're looking for nourishing shampoo, conditioners, and curl-friendly treatments, you'll find so many goods that'll be a big help for hair styling.

    Promising review: "This serum helps with itchiness by restoring hydration back to the scalp. It is made with tea tree oil, charcoal, biotin, and witch hazel. The charcoal helps absorb impurities that cause buildup and the tea tree oil, biotin, and witch hazel help with dryness and itchiness. I have noticed less dandruff since using this product." —Briogeo Customer

    Get it from Briogeo for $32.

    25. Ebanel's Acne Drying Lotion lifts gross gunk out of blemishes, cysts, and zits and helps clarify your complexion (buh-bye irritation)! Apply this soothing formula before bed and wake up in the morning with fewer breakouts.

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    Promising review: "I love this product! I've been having some bad cystic acne breakouts and after five times of using this drying lotion over the last two weeks, the bumps and dark spots have improved a lot! The scent can be strong but I've gotten used to it already. It's amazing how the texture of my skin and the reduction of oil have changed to make my skin appear much cleaner." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    26. Habit's skin mister provides great sun protection and requires no rubbing (I REPEAT, no rubbing). Spritz this SPF 41 mist on your skin and go about your day. Oh, and it smells so good thanks to its lavender, rosemary, and rose geranium scent.

    Model spraying the mist on her face
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    Habit is a Latinx-owned small business specializing in SPF-friendly skincare.

    BuzzFeed writer Nusrat Sultana owns this SPF mist and said: "I've been using this every day and I love it! It's so convenient to just spray it on over your makeup or once you're ready instead of adding another layer of lotion to your face. It's nongreasy so it doesn't get you oily; it only gives your skin a pretty, dewy look. Plus, touch-ups are super easy since all I have to do is spray again and there's no worry of disturbing makeup." 

    Get this mister from Habit for $30.

    27. Or a Fenty Skin moisturizer with SPF 30 if you need a formula that'll help combat dryness and dark spots. It contains niacinamide and kalahari melon that work together to boost hydration and shield your skin from the sun. Plus, it's suitable for all skin types!

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    Promising review: "I feel like any other moisturizer I’ve tried dried my face out. Once I found Hydra Vizor the game changed for me!! It gives me the moisture I need (especially in winter weather) and it gives me a natural glow to my face! Fragrance is noticeable but very light. My complexion has changed for the better too. I don’t wear it to bed due to SPF being in it, but it’s part of my AM routine after I use the Fenty Cleanser! Never stop making this stuff." —Fenty Skin Customer

    Get it from Fenty Skin for $35.

    28. Aria Starr Dead Sea Mud Mask draws out dirt, impurities, and dead skin, so your face can be free from pesky acne and blackheads. It's formulated with minerals like calcium, magnesium, potassium, sulphur, and zinc that'll exfoliate and deep clean areas around your cheeks, chin, and forehead.

    Reviewers also swear by this skincare treatment, which has 2,121 5-star reviews and a 4.4-rating! 

    Promising review: "I ordered this face mask right as I was finishing up finals week, as I always seem to break out from all the stress. I applied this mask with one of my silicone mask brushes and wow: I had visible results after the first use! I have combination skin and each time I've used this, my skin looks clearer and clearer and feels great. I usually wait until it's completely dry and then either rinse it off in the shower or rinse gently with a warm washcloth in circular motions. I've used this mask a few times now and I still have a lot of product left, which is also a plus because I hate buying a mask only to have to keep buying it over and over again." —Makayla Anfinson

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    29. And these silicone facial applicator brushes help you apply face masks like a pro on self-care days. With soft bristles and a sturdy handle, you'll be *painting* masks and serums on your face without making a big mess.

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    Reviewer uses same brush to apply a face mask on their face

    They have 3,541 positive reviews and a 4.6-rating! 

    Promising review: "I no longer dread putting on my face products. I was using my fingers to apply the product to my face, it was so messy and it got in my nails too. When I came across these silicone brushes, I knew I had to have them. I use my facial products more often because I'm no longer worried about the annoying mess. The silicone brush is very flexible and spreads the product on my face nicely." —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $4.39.

    30. Biossance Squalane + Lactid Acid Resurfacing Night Serum makes your nighttime routine a breeze, because it'll exfoliate dead skin, reduce the appearance of pores, *and* smooth your complexion.

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    Promising review: "This stuff has been a literal game changer for me. My skin could never be smooth enough and harsh, abrasive exfoliants always made my skin worse...like sensitive and broken out. Plus my skin never looked clear or uniform enough to go without makeup. This cream has given me my dream; I frequently skip makeup now and can't get over my complexion being so smooth and even-toned." —Anonymous

    Get it from Biossance for $62.

    31. TruSkin Naturals Hyaluronic Acid Serum absorbs fast into your skin and hydrates trouble spots, including clogged pores and irritated breakouts. It's packed with antioxidants, including vitamin C and vitamin E, that help shield your face from environmental stressors and free radicals.

    It's received 1,837 positive reviews and a 4.4-rating! 

    Promising review: "This is a staple in my skin care routine along with the eye gel. Goes on and doesn’t leave a residue (like a lot of competitors do) and after using continuously has really changed the texture of my skin. When I do have hormonal breakouts, they clear so much quicker now and don’t leave marks. Also in combo with the vitamin C the lines in my forehead and neck have diminished." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95+ (available in two sizes).

    32. Versed Skincare Baby Cheeks Hydrating Milk is a makeup remover *and* hydrating toner all in one. It removes stubborn foundation, impurities, and dirt from your face with a few applications. You can use it in the morning and/or night after cleansing but before applying serum and moisturizer.

    clear bottle of Versed Skincare Baby Cheeks Hydrating Milk
    model uses cotton pad to rub same hydrating milk onto cheeks
    Versed Skincare

    Reviewers say this product is "game-changing," "super-hydrating," and gave it a 4.5-rating!

    Promising review: "I have never used a cleanser/toner before and I am never going to go back. I have pretty sensitive dry skin that is prone to a lot of redness. I have been using this product every single night for just a little two weeks now and have noticed a drastic difference in the reduction of my redness. I even went to the store without any makeup or concealer on today! This is a fantastic product and I will buy it for the rest of my life." —Versed Skincare Customer

    Get it from Versed Skincare for $17.99.

    33. And this Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask tackles clogged pores and adds some fun to your skincare routine. Reviewers love this soothing mask, which foams up on your face *and* draws out dirt and oil from trouble zones. It contains charcoal powder extract, green tea, and pomegranate that'll help detox your skin and leave it squeaky clean. 

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    same reviewer with glowing, dewy skin after using the foaming face mask

    A whopping 1,466 reviews say this skincare treat was "fun" and it received a 4.4-rating!

    Promising review: "This mask is simply amazing. When I first opened it, I was a little disappointed by the size. Surely this isn't enough to last, but I soldiered on, applying little dabs with the convenient paddle. I discovered a little goes a VERY long way. I let it settle for five minutes and it began to bubble! I looked like a little gray pig — oink! Then I massaged with tepid water, rinsed well, and wow! My pores were unclogged and my skin was baby soft. I use products more expensive than this little jar, but it achieved and exceed those same results! So impressed. My skin is oily in my T-zone and super sensitive. This did not overly dry my skin or irritate at all!" —Sam l. Holloway

    Get it from Amazon for $14.49.

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