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    17 Skincare Products From Glow Recipe That People Actually Swear By

    This sale is too good to pass up, TRUST ME. Go, go, go! Or rather, glow, glow, glow!

    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.

    Korean skincare lovers, listen up. Glow Recipe is having a MASSIVE "Glow All Out" sale to say farewell to their curated brands! We're talking ~up to 60% off~ from now until 6/30!!

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    IMPORTANT: All purchases are final and can't be returned or refunded. Doesn't apply to Glow Recipe Skincare, Sweet Chef Skincare, and kits.

    This also means that starting in July, you'll only be able to shop their fabulous, in-house products from Glow Recipe Skincare and Sweet Chef Skincare. Changes abound, y'all!

    We rounded up some of our favorite picks below, so start shopping your way to glowy skin:

    1. Whamisa Charcoal Chai Pore Refining Glow Pads are gentle, alcohol-free exfoliating pads that'll effectively buff away dead skin cells and dry flakes, so your glowy skin can be finally revealed to the world! I love these a lot, so um, they're going in my cart ASAP (especially at 40 cents a pad!!).

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    Promising review: "I’m on my third container of these wonderful glow pads. I use them twice a week and I can tell that my pores appear a bit smaller. I love the design of the pads. So easy and fun to use. My skin feels clean and fresh and glowing. I always pat my face until it is all pressed into my skin. After about three weeks of use I could see a difference in my glow. So, go get your glow on." —Carol S.

    Price: $10 (for 25 pads; originally $25)

    2. J.One Jelly Pack wears many hats as a hydrating treatment, firming/smoothing mask, and makeup primer — the sticky (at first) formula smooths over pores and literally ~grips~ onto makeup, so your foundation or BB cream doesn't move even a millimeter throughout the day. Ah yes, the feeling of sweet, sweet control.

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    Promising review: "I was intimidated at first, but this product is amazing! My skin drinks it up. You have to pat it in. It has a light, sticky consistency when absorbed, which allows it to grip the next layer. My makeup does not budge! It also blurs pores so skin looks better, even with no makeup." —Ashton H.

    Price: $16.80 (originally $42; also available in nighttime Black and antioxidant-rich Red versions, but at less of a discount)

    3. Make P:rem Blue Ray Sun Gel is one of the best chemical sunscreens out there (according to me and many other fans). It'll disappear into your skin without leaving any signs of residue or white cast behind. And! This formula counteracts any overheating you experience from hot infrared waves and radiation! Science!!

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    I also personally swear by this sunscreen and I explain why in a favorites post (#8)!

    Promising review: "I am a very picky person when it comes to my skincare and this sunscreen is the best investment I've ever made. Although it may be on the pricey side for some, a little goes a long way for this product. I wear makeup on a daily basis and this product does not leave any white cast. Easy to apply and does not irritate the skin, the product does not feel oily or heavy, it is very light. I would say it's lighter than most moisturizers I've used. I am pretty picky with the scent of the products I use and this one is pretty subtle and tolerable; it doesn't have the basic sunscreen smell." —Lilly

    Price: $25.60 (originally $32)

    4. Harumada Triple Balance Morning Cleansing Pads waste no time — and more importantly, none of *your* time — cleansing your face of makeup, dirt, and oil. Simply use the textured microfiber side to unclog and cleanse your pores, flip over to the smoother side to hydrate and tone, and rinse off. It's the ideal morning routine when you're running late!

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    They're made up of triple layers of 100% pure cotton and microfiber, so sensitive skin won't be irritated!

    Promising review: "These are perfect for mornings when you are in a rush, or on weekends when you don’t need a lengthy skincare routine! I have dry and sensitive skin and a lot of exfoliating pads tend to aggravate my skin, but not these! Definitely follow the directions though and rinse after you’ve used both sides! I follow up with toner and moisturizer and I’m good to go!" —Jerrica C.

    Price: $11.50 (for 40 pads; originally $23)

    5. Liz K First C Serum contains a whopping 13% pure Vitamin C for a brightening effect that'll seriously w o w you over time. Acne scars? They'll be all but strangers to ya soon!

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    Promising review: "I have really sensitive skin so when I've used PTR Camu and Drunk Elephant C-Firma in the past, I would have blotchy patches. But I'm the type of person who would push through the whole bottle to see if there was any noticeable benefits — but none of those serums produced any noticeable differences in my skin and I even erroneously concluded I was allergic to Vitamin C serums. Miraculously this is the first Vitamin C serum that has actually made my face look better. I actually notice lightening of old scars and my foundation looks so much more even. I will definitely order this again." —Anna G.

    Price: $18.40 (originally $23)

    6. Whamisa Organic Flowers Deep Rich Essence Toner has a super bouncy, 97.5% organic formula consisting of skincare goodies like dandelion oil, chrysanthemum extract, and oat kernel to transform dry, tight skin into dewy glory — and if you like layering up with the 7 Skin Method, you honestly might not even need follow-up moisturizer.

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    Promising review: "This product has transformed my dry skin and made it more plump. I use the 7 Skin Method with this and sometimes don't need a moisturizer after doing so." —Sedes N.

    Price: $32 (originally $40)

    Whamisa's Organic Flowers line also includes a fab Damask Rose Mist, Cleansing Oil, and Eye Essence!

    7. Yuri Pibu Asiatica Calming Ampoule helps stop skin irritation in its tracks with its powerful antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties (psst, it has over 95% centella asiatica*!) — it's super lightweight but it contains a concentrated amount of hyaluronic acid for extra hydrated skin!

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    *Centella asiatica is a leafy, medicinal plant that can help calm and prevent inflammation/redness, promote collagen production, and help decrease hormonal acne (like in the case of the reviewer below).

    Promising review: "My facialist recommended this as a great, natural product. I've struggled with hormonal acne around my jawline, and this has been the only product I've found that completely gets rid of it!! Will buy over and over and over again." —Ellie B.

    Price: $30.40 (originally $38)

    8. J.One Haart Mermaid Glow Color Lip Tint leaves lips feeling unbelievably soft and plush, thanks to nourishing sweet almond and starflower seed oils, and imparts a sheer (but buildable) wash of color for an everyday "my lips but better" look.

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    Promising review: "I was looking for a replacement for the quite pricey Dior Lip Glow Balm. This not only ended up meeting my expectations, but it went beyond them too. The color is beautiful and buildable, suitable for all kinds of occasions. It feels nourishing on the lips and not too heavy either. I carry this around everywhere!" —Jenny X.

    Price: $7.60 (originally $19; available in Pink and Coral)

    9. Blithe Inbetween Hydro Priming Cream instantly gives your skin a plumping boost and preps your skin for suuuuper smooth makeup application. All you need is a pea-sized amount of this lovely lavender-scented gel-cream and you're good to go, whether you're wearing makeup or not!

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    Some key ingredients include bifida ferment extract (a unique probiotic that locks moisture in and adds pollution protection), squalane, and ceramides!

    Promising review: "This moisturizer is everything that my skin was missing, especially during these colder months. The texture is pudding-like but melts into your skin and smooths everything out, while still looking glowing. I have oily skin, but my makeup sits well on top of this and still looks good throughout the day. I love everything about this!" —Rachel L.

    Price: $18 (originally $45)

    10. Blossom Jeju Pink Camellia Soombi Blooming Essence Serum makes achieving dewy skin totally attainable with a light-as-air, antioxidant-rich formula that contains 82% oleic acid (a fatty acid found in our own cells!) and fast-absorbing camellia oil. It's meant to feel as natural as your skin once applied!

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    The product page recommends a dropper-full of product, but some reviewers with oil-prone skin say that just a drop or two is enough for their whole face! Depending on your skin type and comfort level, you can always start off with a small amount and build up as needed.

    Promising review: "I’m, like, addicted to this essence serum because it’s so soothing and it literally breathes life back into my face." —Skye L.

    Price: $44.80 (originally $64)

    11. Whamisa by Glow Recipe Chai Tea Eye Cream moisturizes your delicate eye area and over time helps lighten dark circles and/or minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles — whatever your concerns may be — thanks to a blend of antioxidant-rich rooibos tea extract, soothing propolis, and brightening, texture-refining turmeric.

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    Promising review: "I love this cream. It's lightweight and lasts a long time. I started getting wrinkles in the outer part of my eyes, but then I started using this cream and I actually see them disappearing." —Maria D.

    Price: $10.40 (originally $26)

    12. Leegeehaam Grow Tea Tree 70 Spot is quite possibly the only kind of "shot" that doesn't make you wriggle in anxiety — it's totally painless and uses 70% tea tree extract to heal any blemishes, stat! Just twist to unlock and pump a lil' pea-sized amount on clean skin, and voila! Watch your pimples shrink before your very eyes!

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    Well, they won't shrink/disappear ~instantly~ because nothing is THAT magical (as of yet), but reviewers say that they see results within a few days!

    Promising review: "I have combination skin, and after extensive researching, I've finally found a product that works. I use this when my acne acts up — I place a small dab on the affected skin and within three days it minimizes and dries up! A little goes a long way." —Cassie

    Price: $10.40 (originally $26)

    13. Blithe Crystal Iceplant Pressed Serum simultaneously soothes (aka a seriously cooling effect!), hydrates, and protects skin against pollution and free radical damage. It feels virtually weightless but its impact runs deep, meaning your skin will feel hydrated alllll day long.

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    Today I learned that mistletoe extract is filled with antioxidants and helps calm redness, and it's actually used in skincare products like this one. Christmas isn't the only time mistletoe can shine!!

    Promising review: "Cooling and moisturizing at the same time, lightweight and absorbs right away. I've been using it for about a month now and I have noticed that my skin retains moisture all day and I don't get that tight feeling at the end of the day anymore. I like the glow I get from it too. Highly recommend!" —Nada S.

    Price: $19.60 (originally $49; also available in Tundra Chaga, Gold Apricot, and Velvet Yam, but at less of a discount)

    14. Jullai Super 12 Bounce Cleansing Oil does double duty as a one-step, all-inclusive cleanser by getting rid of makeup, dirt, and oil while also quenching your skin's thirst with a blend of 12 antioxidants. Glowing skin starts with cleansing, babes!

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    Fun fact: Each ingredient in the antioxidant blend (i.e. magnolia berry extract, cauliflower extract, etc.) is individually soaked in cold water for seven days for maximum benefits!

    Promising review: "Jullai nailed it with this oil cleanser! I love that there’s no fragrance and the texture is so silky that I usually spend more than a minute just massaging it into my face. It removes all makeup and unless I’ve worn more makeup than usual, I don’t feel the need to follow with a second cleanser. It definitely emulsifies but rinsing doesn’t strip the moisture away. My 40+ skin needs a bit more moisture lately and this is the perfect cleanser to achieve that result with only one step!" —Colleen C.

    Price: $22.80 (originally $38)

    15. Leegeehaam Grow Tea Tree 70 BHA Toner gently clarifies and unclogs congested pores, thus paving the road to clearer, happier skin. Along with clarifying powerhouse ingredients like tea tree leaf extract, willow bark extract, and witch hazel, it also has soothing ingredients like niacinamide and cucumber extract, so your face feels ready to absorb the rest of your skincare routine.

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    Promising review: "This toner is a lifesaver. I was dealing with pretty regular breakouts, particularly during the summer months, and I didn't get it under control until I added this to the last step of my cleansing routine. Holy grail status for me!" —Cass B.

    Price: $13.60 (originally $34; the line also includes a Tea Tree 30 Cleansing Foam, Tea Tree 95 Essence and Tea Tree 80 Cream)

    16. Wish Formula Squish-and-Bubble Mesh Mask is a super convenient, pre-soaked spongy puff that gives your face a gentle (read: dry and sensitive folks, go forth!) but effective ~facial-like~ peel by buffing cleansed skin with Vitamin C and AHA — hello, softer and brighter skin!

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    Promising review: "This is the best, best, best! Plus, it says one use but it can easily be five. It leaves my skin feeling like I just had a $100 facial. I'm serious! You won't be disappointed." —Rachel C.

    Price: $3.50 (originally $7)

    17. Make P:rem Micro Tension Cream is a rich gel cream that plumps and hydrates your skin and **keeps** doing so over time, because what's worse than moisturizer straight-up disappearing and having to reapply every hour? And thanks to micro trans moisture technology, that hydration sinks even more deeply into skin than your average Joe moisturizer! Hello, radiance!

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    Promising review: "I have skin that behaves pretty well, but gets dry and sprouts a pimple or two (mostly hormonal). This is the best moisturizer I have ever used. The texture feel so luxurious, the scent is subtle, and the package looks great in my medicine cabinet. It's thick, rich, and absorbs into my skin at exactly the right rate. Often moisturizers will absorb so fast, that an hour later I am reaching for my watermelon face mist (also a great product). That is not the case with this. My pores are smaller and my overall texture really improved. Absolutely worth a purchase." —Kristin

    Price: $24 (originally $30)

    Shop the whole sale at Glow Recipe right now! Don't delay, folks!

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    The reviews used in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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