17 Skincare Products That'll Make You Glow Like The Star You Pretend To Be
Come thru shine, come thru radiance.
1. Caudalie Beauty Elixir for when you want to freshen up and hydrate dry skin on-the-go.
A beauty spritz that you can use as a base for your makeup or just to give your complexion a burst of radiance.
Promising review: "This product is awesome! I have bought several similar "mist" "hydrating" "spray any time" products and this is the only one that works at any time. It helps prep skin for moisturizer, smells AMAZING and does not mess up makeup if you use it throughout the day. I do go through it fairly quickly but it is still very much worth the price!" —B.
Get it from Amazon for $14–$37.
2. Pai Rosehip BioRegenerate Serum which is made primarily with rose hip oil and aims to reduce fine lines, scars, and sun damage.
4. Mad Hippie Vitamin C Serum for when you want that sun-kissed lewk but the easy and convenient way.
Promising review: "I was skeptical of the serum. Not because it's natural but because my skin is SO sensitive. This serum doesn't burn or irritate. For about a week I used it only at night so my skin could acclimate. It definitely makes my face bright, even and my mild acne is better. I don't have wrinkles so I can't speak to that, but I will repurchase." —Daisy M.
Get it from Amazon for $27.
5. Pixie Glow Tonic for a toner that stimulates cell renewal to rid your skin of dead skin cells in favor of an enviable glow.
Some of the ingredients include: ginseng, which helps to improves circulation, and aloe vera, which soothes and hydrates.
Promising review: "I have somewhat sensitive skin, with finicky adult acne. I added this to my skincare after I got my acne under control and it's been great so far. I've used it for about three weeks now, and my complexion is noticeably better." —Daryl
Get it from Amazon for $37.
6. Acure Seriously Glowing Facial Serum Oil, which has all the antioxidants and organic ingredients ideal for plumping up normal to dry skin types.
7. Tata Harper Resurfacing Mask is similar to your traditional face peel but replacing the irritant ingredients with soothing ones to help improve the texture and appearance of your skin.
Consider this mask your quick pick-me-up for an instant glow.
Promising review: "I'm always looking for a face/skincare product that actually will have a noticeable effect. So far this is the only one that I have come across (and I've tried dozens) that actually makes a difference. It smells like fresh roses, it tightens as it dries on the skin, and after washing it off the skin is actually softer, and yes, it does glow a little. I've never had that happen before! I'm in the process of trying to find a good skincare line that is natural. I've read every word on the Tata Harper website and love everything about their mission and approach to providing only natural products." —I Know Jack
Get it from Amazon for $58.00.
8. Laneige Water Sleeping Mask for the lazy folks with tired skin looking to multitask and achieve *the* glow as they snooze.
Promising review: "I notice a difference when I don't use this. It seems pricey, but a little goes a long way. It makes your skin feel so soft, smooth, supple, and hydrated in the morning with NO STICKINESS. I've used products in the past that had some sort of lingering film, but with this there's nothing. My skin looks amazing since I've started using this." —Chrissy Savva
Get it from Amazon for $18.
9. Neutrogena Water Boost Gel for the benefits of hyaluronic acid, the star ingredient that can absorb hella moisture and water.
10. Andalou Naturals Pumpkin Honey Glycolic Mask for when you want to leap into fall with your best glow forward while smelling like pumpkins but looking like honey.
11. Cosrx Low pH Good Morning Gel Cleanser to help you multitask since it's a cleanser and exfoliator in one — bye, bye rough skin and hellooooo soft baby skin.
12. Elizavecca Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask contains mud and charcoal to help don your best ~I like spas~ look from the comfort of your couch.
Promising review: "I was only expecting to get five or six masks from it, but I got about 15 uses out of this jar! I'm impressed! Not only was it fun, it was effective! Later in the day after I did the second mask, my roommate came home and said, "Did you do something different today? Your face is glowing!" I told her that I had this new mask, and she has since thought about ordering it. It made my pores feel tighter, and it didn't irritate my skin at all." —Amazon Customer
Get it from Amazon for $9.
13. Bee Friendly SK Raw Honey Facial Mask is crafted in Hawaii by holistic beekeepers with all-natural ingredients so some sort of glow result is a given.
14. Eau Thermale Avène Thermal Spring Water is more than just water — it's ~European~ water and has over 1,000 reviews on Amazon.
15. Teddie's Organic Golden Jojoba Oil for a multipurpose skin moisturizer that helps nourish dry skin, promote elasticity, and treat scarring and acne the ~au naturel~ way.
In case you're looking for an all-in-one product, jojoba oil is also fantastic as a makeup remover and natural hair conditioner. True story.
Promising review: Great product! I'm an aesthetician and can't say enough about this product! I use it as an all-over moisturizer on damp skin and add it over my regular facial moisturizer for extra hydration and my skin is glowing.
Also the co-owner reached out just to see how I was liking the product. Great customer service! I'll definitely be purchasing again (along with a few other products)! —Amazon Customer
Get if from Amazon for $14.00.
16. Herbivore Botanicals Blue Tansy Mask for a clay-based mask that's gentle enough for all skin types and made of all-natural ingredients to help you fight the good skin fight that is acne.
Add this feel-good mask into your routine to help reduces redness, soothes skin, unclog pores, and renew complexion.
Promising review: "I have oily/combo skin, I'm in my mid-thirties, and prone to moderate breakouts. And because I'm fair they leave dark, red hyperpigmentation that takes time to heal. I used this product and there was a noticeable positive difference immediately in the texture of my skin and within a week any hyperpigmentation I had prior to this product was gone. I've been using this for several months now about twice a week and I have had almost no breakouts, my skin is smoother and brighter, and my skin tone is even." —Bridget
Get it from Amazon for $48.00.
17. GLAMGLOW Youthmud Tinglexfoliate Treatment was originally created to help the celebs up their on-camera glow but now everyone has caught on to this magic exfoliant-mask hybrid.
Promising review: Wow! This stuff is amazing! I've used another GlamGlow product in the past (Gravity Mud) and was really satisfied with the immediate results, but the effects of this mask last much longer! I leave it on for about 10 to 15 minutes in the evenings twice per week and then just apply my night moisturizer before going to bed and I swear my skin glows and is noticeably smoother for at least 48 hours. Friends and acquaintances have even noticed the difference. This is my favorite skincare product right now! —Robby
Get it from Amazon for $42.47.
Note: Customer reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.