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    24 Cheap Skincare Products That Actually Work

    All these goodies are under $20.

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    1. A La Roche-Posay milky cleanser that's gentle on sensitive skin but tough on makeup. Liquid foundation will *literally* melt away.

    2. A jar of Neutrogena hyaluronic acid moisturizer for super thirsty skin. It'll sink in right away and leave your face feeling smooth as a baby's bottom.

    3. Pimple stickers to help eliminate giant zits overnight. Just stick them on before bed and they'll suck up all the gunk overnight.

    4. An Innisfree water-based sunscreen you won't hate applying because it's super lightweight, absorbs quickly, and won't leave behind a white cast.

    5. An ultra-rich cream by Weleda appropriately named Skin Food because it'll nourish your skin with shea and cocoa seed butter. Dry patches, begone!

    6. A Glossier Milky Jelly Cleanser that'll effectively remove dirt and makeup but won't leave your skin irritated or feeling tight. It uses the same gentle cleansing agents found in contact lens solution make it safe for eyes.

    7. A Burt's Bees natural conditioning lip scrub with exfoliating honey crystals for buffing away flaky skin and leaving your lips soft and supple.

    8. A bottle of The Ordinary hyaluronic acid serum to seriously boost the moisturizing effects of any skincare product.

    9. Aztec Secret Indian Bentonite Healing Clay — a cult-favorite mask that'll extract toxins and impurities from your skin like a BOSS. Mix with some apple cider vinegar for optimum results!

    10. A refreshing tea tree face scrub by The Body Shop that'll make your skin look and feel squeaky clean.

    11. Essence-packed Mediheal sheet masks for giving your face a burst of hydration when it feels dry and dull.

    12. A La Roche-Posay multi-purpose balm to rescue dry and irritated skin without leaving it sticky or oily. It can be applied to your face, body, hands, and lips!

    13. A Versed Day cleansing balm (formulated with soothing eucalyptus oil and vitamin E) so you can wash off "stay all day" eyeliner with little to no scrubbing. Yup, it's basically black magic.

    14. An Acure blue tansy night oil that'll help calm and soothe a red and irritated complexion. It works just as well as a $$$ version!

    15. Sephora Glow Peel Pads soaked in glycolic acid, peptides from marine algae, and aloe vera for getting a smoother, brighter complexion in a few swipes.

    16. A fast-working Mario Badescu drying lotion infused with salicylic acid to help tame large, stubborn pimples while you sleep.

    17. Bioré pore strips so you can clean out the annoying blackheads on your nose all at once. The results will be disgustingly satisfying.

    18. A multi-purpose skin salve that should not be written off as just a lip balm (although it is a *very* good one) because you can definitely apply it to your cuticles or that random dry spot on your arm.

    19. An e.l.f. cosmetics illuminating eye cream (formulated with jojoba, vitamin E, and cucumber) for helping you win the daily battle against dark circles.

    20. An Innisfree clay pack containing absorbent volcanic cluster capsules and lactic acid to pull out all the gunk in your pores and make them appear less noticeable.

    21. A Pacifica coconut water and vitamin E cream so you can rescue your tired skin after it's been through a rough week. Went to bed late for five days in a row? No one will be able to tell!

    22. A Skinfood black sugar mask that looks good enough to eat — but don't! Instead, use it to polish away dead skin cells and blackheads.

    23. An oil-free, fragrance-free, and alcohol-free micellar water by Garnier for gently removing even the most stubborn waterproof makeup.

    24. A pack of Patchology rejuvenating five-minute eye gels to provide instant relief for tired and puffy eyes — especially if you put them in the fridge beforehand!

    You, after trying these products out:

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