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From Shani Darden to iS Clinical: The 36 Skincare Products That Celebrities Always Use

The stars of their skincare routines.
Celebrity skincare products

If you’re anything like me, you love reading about celebrity skincare routines. After all, who wouldn’t want to know what some of the most beautiful women in the world are using to maintain their complexions?!

Over the last few years, I’ve tracked down dozens of routines for this website—and I’ve started to notice something. There are certain skincare products that celebrities always rave about, over and over again.

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That’s why I combed through everything they’ve mentioned to create this list of the best skincare products, according to celebrities. Yes, it includes the requisite luxury creams from the likes of Augustinus Bader and La Mer (quelle surprise). But you might be surprised to know that celebs have plenty of drugstore heroes, along with favourite clinical brands that are a bit more under-the-radar.

Read on to discover the skincare products that celebrities always use. 

The Celebrity Skincare Edit

Best retinol

Shani Darden

Best lip balms

AquaphorLucas’ Papaw Remedies

Best serums

iS ClinicalDr. Barbara SturmiS Clinical • Dr. Barbara Sturm

Best sheet mask


Best makeup removers

NeutrogenaBiodermaFace Halo

Best moisturizers

La MerAugustinus BaderWeledaRetrouvéAugustinus Bader

Best cleansers

iS ClinicalDr. Barbara SturmTracie MartynLancerDr. Barbara Sturm

Best face oils

Vintner’s DaughterSisley Paris

Best spot treatment

Mario Badescu

Best light therapy devices

Déesse ProLightStim

Best sunscreens

Control CorrectiveEltaMDJosh Rosebrook

Best eye cream

Dr. Barbara Sturm

Best essence


Best exfoliants

Dr. Dennis Gross SkincareLancer

Best face mist


Best microcurrent device


Best face massage tool

Nurse Jamie

The Best Skincare Products of 2022, According to Celebrities

Shani Darden Retinol Reform
Aquaphor Healing Ointment
iS Clinical Active Serum
SK-II Facial Treatment Mask
Neutrogena Makeup Remover Cleansing Towelettes
Bioderma Sensibio H2O
La Mer Creme de la Mer Moisturizing Cream
iS Clinical Cleansing Complex
Vintner's Daughter Active Botanical Serum
Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
Deesse Pro LED Mask
Control Corrective Oil Free Sunscreen SPF 30
Lucas' Papaw Ointment
Augustinus Bader The Cream
Dr. Barbara Sturm Eye Cream
SK-II Facial Treatment Essence
Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Alpha Beta Universal Daily Peel
Dr. Barbara Sturm Hyaluronic Serum
Caudalie Beauty Elixir
Weleda Skin Food Original Ultra-Rich Cream
Lancer The Method Polish
Dr. Barbara Sturm Cleanser
EltaMD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46
NuFace Trinity Facial Toning Device
Sisley Paris Black Rose Precious Face Oil
Retrouve Intensive Replenishing Facial Moisturizer
Face Halo The Modern Makeup Remover
Tracie Martyn Amla Purifying Cleanser
Josh Rosebrook Nutrient Day Cream SPF 30
Augustinus Bader The Rich Cream
iS Clinical Pro-Heal Serum Advance Plus
Lancer The Method Cleanse
Dr. Barbara Sturm Enzyme Cleanser
Dr. Barbara Sturm Calming Serum
LightStim for Wrinkles LED Light Therapy Device
Nurse Jamie UpLift Facial Massaging Beauty Roller

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