I am an unabashed Amazon skincare addict. I try to be as “woke” as possible in my daily life, but I just cannot QUIT Amazon! And one of my favorite items to purchase from the website is skincare products. There are so many different brands and products available that are much harder to find in stores–particularly Korean skincare products.
I’ve also been very surprised by which brands have been slowly popping up on Amazon. In fact, some of my favorite skincare brands of all time have so many of their products available on Amazon with 2 day shipping which is just the best! Check out some of my favorite recent finds below!
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I covered this particular cleanser in my easy morning skincare routine post, but I have to mention it again. This is my favorite cleanser EVER!! I have tried cleansers with so many different ingredients, and I have found that my skin likes salicylic acid the best. It is an ingredient that both cleanses my skin and is gentle. What more can you ask for?
This Korres cleanser is one that I had read about for years and years and finally pulled the trigger on last year. I found it to be such a nice, gentle cleanser which is something I am always a fan of. I dislike cleansers that leave my skin feeling stripped and tight, so this is a perfect option for anyone who feels the same way!
Okay, so I did NOT know that Paula’s Choice products were available on Amazon until very recently, and I am so ecstatic that they are! This exfoliating cleanser is probably one of their most popular products. I personally dislike using exfoliants that are too abrasive, and I much prefer this gentle product!
I often sing the praises of Neogen products, and here is another favorite of mine. I get large pores on my T-zone, and was looking for a gentle exfoliator to help reduce my skin’s congestion without having to go to my estetician for frequent extractions (I hate those).
These gauze pads are so good! Again, this is a gentle exfoliation method which I am a huge fan of, and they did wonders for decreasing the appearance of blackheads and reducing discoloration around my nose. Personally, my favorite scent is “Wine”, but there are several to choose from! If you haven’t tried these, you really should! It is such a quick, easy way to gently exfoliate your skin!
Anyone who has done a bit of research into Korean skincare has probably heard of this cleansing balm by Banila Co. A cleansing balm is one step in the popular “double cleanse” method, and this one is a K-skincare CLASSIC! It is such a great, gentle way to remove your makeup and it comes at a great price!
Micellar water is a much-discussed makeup remover throughout the beauty community; it’s raved about by professional makeup artists and beauty bloggers alike, and it is so easy to get your hands on a bottle! My favorite is this Bioderma micellar water. You can purchase it in fairly large quantities, and it does a stellar job of removing your makeup.
For the longest time, I was reluctant to use a toner in my skincare routine simply because I found most toners to smell too much of alcohol and be too harsh on my skin. However, I began using witch hazel in high school, and that changed my opinion completely! Not only is witch hazel a natural remedy, but it also has so many practical uses! Witch hazel has strong anti-inflammatory properties which helps you fight acne, soothe irritated skin, as well as treating dandruff! It’s why I’m of the opinion that everyone needs a bottle of this stuff in their bathrooms!
I’ll admit that I freaked out a bit when I noticed Laneige products being sold on Amazon. I am a HUGE fan of this brand and have tried pretty much everything from the “Water” line. Seriously, if you haven’t dabbled with Laneige yet, you really should get on that!
And there is no better way to start your Laneige journey than with this toner! This is a moisturizing toner, and it appealed to me heavily as someone who battles dry skin on a daily basis. Most toners tend to feel very drying on my skin, but this one really did work as advertised. The formula itself is quite lightweight, so the product is great for leaving your skin feeling supple and moisturized without feeling heavy with product.
Here is another Neogen product and another all-time favorite of mine! This essence comes in two forms (both of which I love): one with a more watery consistency and one with a more viscous consistency. Regardless of which one you choose, you are going to get an essence. It is hydrating, gives your skin an even texture, and NEVER broke me out! I love this essence, and it is definitely going to be a skincare mainstay.
This is a K-beauty classic essence that many have probably already heard of or used before. Missha’s SKII essence is a tried and true product that is great for anyone with dry and sensitive skin. This is another product that helps improve overall skin tone and texture while providing plenty of moisture. I tend to layer on these products which is why I have so many listed, but if you are looking to go with only one, this one is a great choice!
This one is a little less pricey than the Neogen essence, so if you are just looking to try out an essence, I highly recommend this one!
Always. Wear. SPF!! I cannot stress this enough! And incorporating sunscreen in your morning skincare routine is the best way to ensure that you are always protecting your skin from UV rays at the start of your day. This particular sunscreen from Aveeno is a favorite of mine. It is a moisturizing sunscreen (dry skin, hello!!) and I find that it doesn’t feel heavy on my skin like a lot of other sunscreens on the market. Moreover, you can buy it for less than ten dollars, so the price itself is a major standout!
Throughout my years reading about skincare on the internet, I heard the name “CeraVe” being touted all over the place–and for a good reason! Their products are budget-friendly. This is actually a tinted sunscreen, so it won’t give you that white sheen that other sunscreens offer. There’s a chance that the tiny won’t work with your skin (I think that it works great with warmer skin tones), but overall it is just a really nice, non-scented, moisturizing sunscreen!
As I mentioned before, Paula’s Choice is a massive skincare favorite of mine. This sunscreen–though more expensive than the other two I listed–is such a great multi-purpose product. It doubles as an anti-aging moisturizer in addition to being a sun screen, so if you are trying to minimize the amount of products in your regimen, definitely take a look at this one!
I have found that mixing this with a serum and applying it directly to my face is a perfect method for those mornings when you have no time to spend on your skin but still need to get some skincare in! You can’t go wrong with Paula’s Choice!
This is my all-time favorite clay mask. It is easy to apply and easy to remove with warm water. This is advertised as a pore clearing mask, and I find that it really does do a great job of minimizing pores as well as improving overall skin texture.
I love to apply this mask either to my entire face or to my problem areas (around my mouth and nose) and it does a great job clearing up breakouts and reducing redness. Plus, it has a slight cooling effect which is so nice at the end of a long day!
I am a huge proponent of sheet masks. I have been using them religiously for over ten years, and they are my favorite part of my self-care routine! Since there are so many different types of sheet masks on the market, it can be hard to differentiate them; however, I have been able to find a few brands that I am loyal to. FaceTory is one of them.
Not only is the packaging adorable (I am a huge fan of anything with stars or moons on them), but these masks do exactly what they are supposed to do! I like to use these masks in the morning and find that my skin looks brighter and happier every time I do!
This is another brand of sheet mask that I really love! First of all, TonyMoly products all come in the cutest packaging EVER! Second of all, I love sheet masks that come in a variety of scents so that I can get a huge collection for any mood that I am in. I particularly love the cherry blossom mask which is great for brightening the skin.
Again, I like to use these in the morning, and find that the brightening effect lasts even after putting on makeup! Such a great product to invest in!
Last but certainly not least is this incredible lip mask from Laneige. I am a huge fan of Laneige’s skin products, and I have found that their lip products are just as amazing!
I live in a pretty dry climate, so proper lip care is pretty much essential! Personally, I find that the best time to put anything on my lips is at night (otherwise it just comes off so quickly). And if anyone is looking for something to apply to their lips at night, they need not look any farther than this mask! It leaves my lips feeling so soft in the mornings and smells amazing! I highly recommend this product, and it last a long time. A little goes a long way!
What are some of your favorite Amazon skincare picks? There are just so many that even though I have tried a lot of them. I feel as though I’ve barely scratched the surface! Let me know some of your favorites!