However, I've found that a few caps of the stuff, poured on to newly ripped skin, immediately puts me — and my infection-prone fingers — at ease. "I use makeup remover and toner every single day, and both require cotton pads to get the job done.
When you think of the product beauty editors' use the most, you probably think of something in the makeup family — so, it may surprise you when I tell you of Allure editors' most-used products aren't your "typical" beauty product.
If I burn myself, I glob this stuff on; if I get a pimple, I glob this stuff on — it pretty much heals everything. "After I wash my face every morning, the first product I put on my skin is this hydrating serum from Drunk Elephant.
It's a miracle product that seals in other ingredients from skin-care products, like lip balms and moisturizers, so I put heavy moisturizers on my feet, hands, cuticles, and extra-moisturizing balm on my lips before bed and then apply Aquaphor.
However, when you buy something through our retail links, we may earn an affiliate commission. "In some Greek households, Windex heals everything; in mine, it's Triple Antibiotic Ointment, but I guess that's what I get for growing up with my dad as my pharmacist.
While we bring home so many makeup, skin-care, and hair-care products every day (especially during Best of Beauty season) to test, there are some products that have a permanent home in our medicine cabinets.
Then I switched to Muji's Cut Cotton and it changed my world — can't live without them now. "Mario Badescu Facial Spray with Aloe, Herbs and Rosewater is my saving grace.
I go through at least two tubes of hydrocortisone creme when it starts getting humid out… and I start getting bitten. "It is rare to not find almond oil in my beauty closet.
The low price of the Inkey List Lactic Acid Serum makes me stress less when I run out of other types. "I attract mosquitos like no other person I know.
I mainly use them for makeup touchups, spot treatments, cleaning my ears/earrings, and cleaning the gunk from my cats' eyes. "I use Aquaphor more than anything — mostly at night.
Don't get us wrong — we love trying the lastest red lipstick and the best acne products, but there's something extra special about the everyday products we keep stashed in our medicine cabinets.
They're not what you'd expect, trust me. https://t.co/yQwpCjkyG7— Allure (@Allure_magazine) February 26, 2020