It’s true, not all of us wake up flawless like our girl Beyonce and there are many of us who struggle to get the fresh, dewy look that Lupita Nyong’o seems to maintain effortlessly. In between acne and dry skin, it can be hard to look beyond the surface to see your true self – beautiful, powerful and brilliant. So we teamed up with Ulta Beauty to create a list of our favorite skincare products that combat popular problem areas. You’ll want to go ahead and open the notes app on your phone because something on this list might just be your next holy grail.
CeraVe Resurfacing Retinol Serum
If you’re not familiar, retinoids help to boost your skin’s collagen production which can help improve tone, color and combat signs of aging. The ingredients in the CeraVe Resurfacing Retinol Serum help to fade and treat post-acne marks helping you to get closer to your flawless.
La Roche-Possay Effaclar Adapalene Gel 0.1% Topical Retinoid Acne Treatment
This prescription-strength retinoid acne treatment helps to get rid of and prevent blackheads, whiteheads, clogged pores, and acne blemishes.
Murad Vita-C Eyes Dark Circle Corrector
This cruelty-free Dark Circle Corrector improves dark circles in as little as two weeks, providing immediate brightening.
Clarins Extra-Firming Eye
This 2-in-1 serum and balm targets dark circles, puffiness and signs of fatigue, leaving skin looking refreshed and relaxed.
Lancome Rènergie Lift Multi- Action Ultra Face Cream SPF 30
This face cream corrects dark spots and targets the visible signs of aging due to the loss of collagen.
First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream
Clinique Moisture Surge Overnight Mask
This mask from Clinique helps to combat dry skin by holding in moisture overnight, leaving your skin soft and dewy by morning.
Tula Detox in a Jar Exfoliating Treatment Mask
Keep your pores clean and combat oily skin with this treatment mask from Tula that is sure to leave you skin feeling nourished and balanced.
Philosophy The Microdelivery Exfoliating Facial Wash
This Philosophy Facial Wash, perfect for sensitive skin, gets rid of dead skin while brightening and toning for a more even complexion.
Peach & Lily Glass Skin Refining Serum
The Peach & Lily Glass Skin Refining Serum leaves skin firmer and hydrated, providing smoother, poreless results.