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    17 Skincare Products That'll Make You Glow Like The Star You Pretend To Be

    Come thru shine, come thru radiance.

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    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.

    Promising review: "A great product to use after cleansing your face, and before putting on the rest of your nightly facial products. It's very soothing, and I notice a definite softness in my face the morning after use. The bottle seems small, but a little goes a long way. It has a convenient dropper, and it only takes a couple of drops to press it all over your face. Very pleased." —AJBird15

    Get it from Amazon for $40.

    3. Fig & Yarrow Facial Serum for an all-over serum that will nourish your face, neck, and that area you've probably never paid much attention to called your décolleté., @rachelleephoto / Via Instagram: @rachelleephoto

    This serum's ingredient lineup includes rose hip oil, jojoba oil, sandalwood, carrot seed oil, and vetiver — just to name a few!

    Promising review: "I recently purchased this serum after realizing that the my usual nightly moisturizer wasn't going to cut it in the depths of a Michigan winter! Per the directions, I warm a few drops in my hands and rub gently over my face. I then add a bit of moisturizer on top of it but some may not need to do that. My face feels completely hydrated afterward! Would def recommend!" —Natalie d'Aubermont

    Get it from Amazon for $24.

    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.

    The serum packs in three powerhouse ingredients including organic argan oil (restores moisture to the skin’s lipid layer), borage oil (to soothe), and cranberry (works to neutralize free radicals for glowing skin).

    Promising review: "I've been using this product day and night after toner before moisturizer (as you would use any serum) and I am really impressed. I have combination 30-year-old skin and live in a VERY dry climate so moisturizer is important to me! I really like that it has a thicker consistency than a "dry oil," which I generally don't like. It leaves a nice sheen behind, which is what I look for in an oil serum. I have even found that it mixes nicely with drop foundation without separating on the skin. I would recommend this product to anyone who is looking for that glow that leaves behind a dewy sheen or anyone looking for a nighttime oil serum."

    Get it from Amazon for $12.

    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. / Via

    According to one reviewer, it's apparently cheaper on Amazon than at Walmart. It's also oil-free, non-comedogenic (no clogged pores here!), and dye-free; so it's pretty much suitable for all skin types.

    Promising review: "This is only day one I have oily, sensitive skin. My dermatologist recommended this. Thank god she did. This stuff is so hydrating without the greasy crap, it smells amazing, and my skin (which hates everything and everyone) loves it. It's pricey but worth it!" —Kirsten Dent

    Get it from Amazon for $14.

    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.

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    Promising review: "Great mask! It tingles slightly after I put it on, so at first I thought my skin was too sensitive for this mask. But the tingling quickly goes away and then the mask is comfortable to wear. It leaves me with a brighter complexion and better skin texture without braking me out in the slightest. Does not leave any burning or uncomfortable tightness behind. It does not dry out my skin either. This mask is effective, yet gentle, with no strong fragrance (huge plus). I will purchase this again." —A. Mitobe

    Get it from Amazon for $11.

    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. / Via

    Promising review: "Finally something that doesn't strip my face!!! I love this! I was super hesitant to purchase this at first/I notice my skin looks better and a little bit bright after a week and a half of using this. I also notice my scars are looking much softer and better. I use this at night only since I exfoliate in the morning. Now I can't wait to try their other products like the AHA/BHA toner, snail lotion & snail cream. I recommend this for anyone who have sensitive or acne prone skin like me." —Musicman

    Get it from Amazon for $11.

    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.

    Promising review: "My skin feels dewy and looks radiant after I wash this mask off. I recommend that you use it at least once per week and that you apply a thin layer so that it doesn't drip off your face." —logistics37

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    14. Eau Thermale Avène Thermal Spring Water is more than just water — it's ~European~ water and has over 1,000 reviews on Amazon.

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    Promising review: "I use this to prep my skin before I wash, to dissolve hard water after rinsing, to soften skin masks when taking them off and to freshen throughout the day. I notice a difference in the clarity and softness of my skin since adding it to my regime." French girl skin care articles! —Lauren Winters

    Get it on Amazon in three different sizes ranging from $9 to $18.50.

    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.

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