6 Affordable Skin Care Products You Need to Try This Spring
When it comes to taking care of your skin, we don’t blame you for wanting the best—and for being willing to shell out on expensive products to get your skin to look that way. But guess what? Efficacy is not always synonymous with price tag. Case in point? The six skin care products below—from the L’Oreal portfolio of brands—that are not only powerful and effective but affordable as well. Great-looking skin plus extra $$$ saved in the bank? You don’t have to convince us any further.
L’OREAL PARIS REVITALIFT CICACREAM FACE MOISTURIZER PRO RETINOL & CENTELLA ASIATICA
As you age, your skin’s moisture barrier can weaken, increasing the risk of signs of aging like fine lines, wrinkles, and loss of firmness. To help combat these unwanted side effects, hop on the cica cream bandwagon and indulge in the L’Oreal Paris’ Revitalift Cicacream Face Moisturizer Pro Retinol & Centella Asiatica. The non-greasy cream can help hydrate the skin, resist signs of aging, and fight wrinkles all while strengthening the skin barrier.
LA ROCHE-POSAY HYALU B5 SERUM
Are wrinkles, fine lines, loss of volume and elasticity, and tired-looking skin top concerns for you? With La Roche-Posay’s Hyalu B5 Serum, you can target each one of these skin issues for less than $30! The anti-wrinkle concentrate––formulated with hyaluronic acid, vitamin B5, madecassoside and the brand’s beloved thermal spring water–– works to repair and re-plump the look of skin.
GARNIER SKINACTIVE SOOTHING FACIAL MIST WITH ROSE WATER
Contrary to popular belief, you can still get a spa-like experience with your skin care without spending a pretty penny. All you need is Garnier SkinActive’s Soothing Facial Mist with Rose Water and you’re in for a full pampering session. Formulated with––you guessed it––rose water, this facial mist lightly hydrates the skin so that it can feel soothed and refreshed. Use it as a moisturizer to hydrate, before makeup as a primer, or after makeup for a quick pick-me-up! Just mist 12-15 inches away from your face whenever your skin is in need of a refreshing boost.
GARNIER SKINACTIVE DEEP PORE EXFOLIATING FACE SCRUB WITH GREEN TEA
Don’t let congested skin get you down. Kick your complexion back into shape with this green tea exfoliating scrub. The formula can help reduce the appearance of pores, refine skin’s texture, and leave the skin feeling soft and smooth.
L’OREAL PARIS SUBLIME BRONZE TINTED SELF-TANNING LOTION MEDIUM NATURAL TANNER
Get that covetable streak-free bronze glow without running the risk of sun damage. This advanced skin-smoothing self-tanning lotion–– with AHA’s and vitamin E–– creates an instant bronze tint with just a hint of shimmer. What’s more? It’s 100 percent natural-looking––and you only have to spare $15.
KIEHL’S INSTANT RENEWAL CONCENTRATE MASK
Treat your skin to an advanced oil-infused hydrating sheet mask that can help you achieve that highly sought-after skin glow. Formulated with an exotic blend of cold-pressed Amazonian oils –– such as Copaiba Resin Oil, Pracaxi Oil, and Andiroba Oil –– this two-piece mask comfortably adheres to the skin for nourishing moisture. In just ten minutes, you’ll find a renewed state of hydration for a softer, brighter-looking complexion.
Kiehl’s Instant Renewal Concentrate Mask, $32 MSRP
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