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    8 Game-Changing Beauty Products We Actually Swear By

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    1. If you want feathery soft lashes that earn an A+ in volume, flexibility, and non-clumping, Maybelline Volum' Express The Falsies Mascara is the one for you. Keep fluttering those plump lashes!

    2. Dr. Hauschka Rose Day Cream is one of those lifelong staples because it just friggin' works: it's super gentle, moisturizing, and calming (thanks to avocado and rosehip oils), and rose petal wax locks in all that moisture for long-term suppleness — plus, J.Lo swears by it too!

    3. Origins GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream to Brighten and Depuff pampers your peepers with energizing ingredients like coffee beans, panax ginseng, magnolia extract, and natural optic brighteners (natural highlight, come through!), so over time you can wake up to less puffiness and reduced dark circles — brb, buying a lifetime supply.

    4. Laura Geller Baked Gelato Swirl Illuminator (in Diamond Dust) comes with a lot of unavoidable flattery due to its lavender-pink-silver iridescent glow, so just know that before you buy this — oh, it's already in your cart? Thought so.

    5. Bare Minerals BarePro Performance Wear Liquid Foundation checks off all of the boxes of what a good summertime foundation should do: feel lightweight and non-cakey, blend easily, not break you out, stay matte, and resist fading via sweat. In fact, do your skin a favor and wear it all year round.

    6. Isle Of Paradise Self Tanning Drops add a perfect dose of never overdone glow to your moisturizer, so you can just rub it in and ~glow~ about your day as you normally would, but like, as someone who just came back from an amazing island vacay.

    7. Wren Natural Rose Water Facial Toner restores your skin after a thorough cleanse by letting your skin soak up organic witch hazel, aloe vera gel, and organic rosehip–infused distilled water — the perfect combination of effective and soothing.

    8. Peter Thomas Roth Max Mineral Naked Broad Spectrum SPF 45 UVA/UVB Protective Lotion one-ups your normal sunscreens with its lightweight, universal tint that's great for days you can't be bothered to wear a heavy face of base makeup — aka, it gives you just enough coverage and smoothing over. BB cream, move over!

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