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17 Beauty Products Everyone In Their Early Twenties Should Try

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We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us what products everyone in their early twenties should try. Here are some of the responses!

1. Estee Lauder Double Wear Light Foundation, £31

"The foundation is Ideal for when you're in your 20s but still have spotty teenage skin. And it lasts all day." - Stephanie Wright, Facebook "I love this stuff! My new fave makeup product." - Jennifer Deon Gresham, Facebook
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"The foundation is Ideal for when you're in your 20s but still have spotty teenage skin. And it lasts all day." - Stephanie Wright, Facebook

"I love this stuff! My new fave makeup product." - Jennifer Deon Gresham, Facebook

2. Urban Decay Naked 2 Eyeshadow Palette, £38.50

"Seriously great for achieving so many different looks, and the colours are all neutral enough to wear to work, but you can create awesome looks that bring out your eyes. My personal favourite is Naked 2 because the colours work great with with my complexion." - Sophie Kay, Facebook "I’m a slave to Urban Decay’s Naked 2 and Naked 3 palettes. Worth every penny!" - linds519831
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"Seriously great for achieving so many different looks, and the colours are all neutral enough to wear to work, but you can create awesome looks that bring out your eyes. My personal favourite is Naked 2 because the colours work great with with my complexion." - Sophie Kay, Facebook

"I’m a slave to Urban Decay’s Naked 2 and Naked 3 palettes. Worth every penny!" - linds519831

3. Vita Coco Coconut Oil, £7.99

"This may be super cliche and basic to say, but OMFG coconut oil. For a product so freaking versatile, it's so cheap and a jar of it lasts ages (which is perfect for us broke 20 year olds). I use it to remove makeup every night before washing my face, I use it as a facial moisturiser and I put a nice little scoop in my baths and come out feeling super soft. It doesn't break my oily skin out and it moisturises like a dream, which will prevent future wrinkles. It smells pretty damn good too. You can't go wrong." - Chelsea Jagot, Facebook
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"This may be super cliche and basic to say, but OMFG coconut oil. For a product so freaking versatile, it's so cheap and a jar of it lasts ages (which is perfect for us broke 20 year olds). I use it to remove makeup every night before washing my face, I use it as a facial moisturiser and I put a nice little scoop in my baths and come out feeling super soft. It doesn't break my oily skin out and it moisturises like a dream, which will prevent future wrinkles. It smells pretty damn good too. You can't go wrong." - Chelsea Jagot, Facebook

4. La Roche-Posay Effaclar 3-Step Anti-Blemish System, £33

"I have very sensitive but acne-prone skin and I found other skin systems so strong that they actually made the problem worse. This trio has worked wonders at keeping my spots at bay without drying my skin out. The set comes complete with a full size bottle of the raved Effaclar Duo which is a miracle worker! My skin has never looked better!" - Hannah C Page
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"I have very sensitive but acne-prone skin and I found other skin systems so strong that they actually made the problem worse. This trio has worked wonders at keeping my spots at bay without drying my skin out. The set comes complete with a full size bottle of the raved Effaclar Duo which is a miracle worker! My skin has never looked better!" - Hannah C Page

5. Liz Earle Cleanse & Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser, £14

"Not only does it work as an amazing facial cleanser that you can use day and night, it also easily removes any makeup, including waterproof mascara. It’s all natural products and works on all skin types, and makes you feel so pampered." - jodiej46ee5825b
Liz Earle / Via feelunique.com

"Not only does it work as an amazing facial cleanser that you can use day and night, it also easily removes any makeup, including waterproof mascara. It’s all natural products and works on all skin types, and makes you feel so pampered." - jodiej46ee5825b

6. MAC Liptensity Lipsticks, £17.50

"MAC lipsticks have always been good but they came out with this range a couple of months ago and I am addicted. The colours are creamy, super pigmented and last for ages! Well worth the £17 you spend on them. Because they’re so pigmented you only need one swipe of colour they last for ever!" - emmaelizabethp
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"MAC lipsticks have always been good but they came out with this range a couple of months ago and I am addicted. The colours are creamy, super pigmented and last for ages! Well worth the £17 you spend on them. Because they’re so pigmented you only need one swipe of colour they last for ever!" - emmaelizabethp

7. Nivea Sun Protect & Moisture Roll On SPF50, £4.99

"Sunscreen! I’m nearing 22 and ever since I was six my mum has taught me to wear sunscreen everyday .The habit continues even until today, and even in winter I never leave the house before putting some on. I always encourage my friends to do so since some of them underestimate the effects of the UV rays on the skin. My mum taught me this because she regrets not doing so when she was younger. So if you don’t want the premature wrinkles or the dark spots, please put some sunscreen on everyday." - andiyaniputi
Nivea / Via superdrug.com

"Sunscreen! I’m nearing 22 and ever since I was six my mum has taught me to wear sunscreen everyday .The habit continues even until today, and even in winter I never leave the house before putting some on. I always encourage my friends to do so since some of them underestimate the effects of the UV rays on the skin. My mum taught me this because she regrets not doing so when she was younger. So if you don’t want the premature wrinkles or the dark spots, please put some sunscreen on everyday." - andiyaniputi

8. Garnier Skin Naturals Micellar Cleansing Water, £1.99

"Micellar water is a life saver. It’s cheap and does a relatively good job of taking makeup off. I bought a 500 ml bottle about 6 months ago and there’s still plenty left, even though I use it everyday." - erikaa437b673d0
Garnier / Via superdrug.com

"Micellar water is a life saver. It’s cheap and does a relatively good job of taking makeup off. I bought a 500 ml bottle about 6 months ago and there’s still plenty left, even though I use it everyday." - erikaa437b673d0

9. Lush Magical Moringa Moisturiser, £28

"The thing smells like magic and love, and doubles as a primer so it’s one less step in the morning. Daily moisturising is so important to keep skin looking great, so it really helps that this is so nice to use." - maddisonf3
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"The thing smells like magic and love, and doubles as a primer so it’s one less step in the morning. Daily moisturising is so important to keep skin looking great, so it really helps that this is so nice to use." - maddisonf3

10. Sleek MakeUP Cream Contour Kit, £10.99

"Get yourself a basic contour kit, Sleek Makeup have a great one that’s long lasting and a great price." - rachaell4eb287164
Sleek / Via superdrug.com

"Get yourself a basic contour kit, Sleek Makeup have a great one that’s long lasting and a great price." - rachaell4eb287164

11. Laura Mercier Hydrating Primer, £29

"I found myself wanting to take better care of my skin so I invested in the Laura Mercier Hydrating Primer and have never used another primer. Not only does it make my makeup go on a lot better but it also helps to hydrate my skin from the all day wearing of makeup." - kirstys4e534a818
Laura Mercier / Via feelunique.com

"I found myself wanting to take better care of my skin so I invested in the Laura Mercier Hydrating Primer and have never used another primer. Not only does it make my makeup go on a lot better but it also helps to hydrate my skin from the all day wearing of makeup." - kirstys4e534a818

12. NYX Range, £18 - £5

Instagram: @nyxcosmetics_uk

"Anything NYX. It’s affordable, without losing the quality other expensive products have! ?" - emilyw401927aa4

"NYX lipsticks are amazing, There is a huge range and the prices are so good!" - queenhero

13. Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick, £16

"The Kat Von D liquid lipsticks are the single greatest makeup purchase I have ever made. The colours are matte, but not drying. And they seriously stay on all day. I wear them all the time and I will never wear another liquid lipstick again." - hollyp4c6da51a1
Kat Von D / Via debenhams.com

"The Kat Von D liquid lipsticks are the single greatest makeup purchase I have ever made. The colours are matte, but not drying. And they seriously stay on all day. I wear them all the time and I will never wear another liquid lipstick again." - hollyp4c6da51a1

14. Bare Minerals Foundation, £26.50

" I swear by BareMinerals foundation. Honestly, the best thing I’ve learned is to spend the extra money on the stuff you wear every day. It’s so worth it in my opinion." - megan1092
Bare Minerals / Via bareminerals.co.uk

" I swear by BareMinerals foundation. Honestly, the best thing I’ve learned is to spend the extra money on the stuff you wear every day. It’s so worth it in my opinion." - megan1092

15. Lush Dream Cream, £20.95

"My favourite is Lush’s Dream Cream. It’s a little on the pricey side, but it’s 100% worth it in my opinion." - maggieeliza
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"My favourite is Lush’s Dream Cream. It’s a little on the pricey side, but it’s 100% worth it in my opinion." - maggieeliza

16. Smashbox Full Exposure Palette, £38.50

"A really good eyeshadow palette. I bought Smashbox’s Full Exposure on a whim and it’s now part of my everyday make up. I literally never wore eyeshadow before I bought it, but now I wear a couple of shades of peach and light brown to instantly make me look more put together in the morning. It’s also got darker and shimmer shades so it does the job if I’m going out and want more dramatic makeup." - georgiap46e7995cd
Smashbox / Via smashbox.co.uk

"A really good eyeshadow palette. I bought Smashbox’s Full Exposure on a whim and it’s now part of my everyday make up. I literally never wore eyeshadow before I bought it, but now I wear a couple of shades of peach and light brown to instantly make me look more put together in the morning. It’s also got darker and shimmer shades so it does the job if I’m going out and want more dramatic makeup." - georgiap46e7995cd

17. The Body Shop Skin defence Multi-Protection Essence, £16

"Protects your skin from pretty much everything this earth can throw at with SPF 50 and antioxidants. Best part is it doesn’t burn if you rub your eyes." - BenPI
The Body Shop

"Protects your skin from pretty much everything this earth can throw at with SPF 50 and antioxidants. Best part is it doesn’t burn if you rub your eyes." - BenPI

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