Skincare

18 Products That Changed Our Lives

As magazine editors, lots of products—from makeup and hair tools, to cleaning supplies and organizational products, to gardening gadgets and even toilet paper (yes, toilet paper!)—make their way across our desks. Some fall flat, others generate temporary buzz, and a select few become staples in our lives. And when we realized that some of these products have become items we simply cannot live without, we knew it was time to share the wealth with our loyal readers. Here, we present you with our editors’ all-time favorite items.

The Best Multipurpose Beauty Products

These MVPs tackle two (or more) things at once―so you don’t have to.

5 Products to Calm Redness ASAP

Tame irritated skin with these soothing products. 

7 Ways to Treat Dark Circles

A good night’s sleep alone won’t alleviate those shadows.

5 Hand Creams You’ll Want to Apply Again and Again

Just like your hat, gloves, and scarf, hand cream is a winter essential. Here, five you won’t mind pulling out of your bag and your hands will thank you for.

7 Habits of People Who Age Well

Exercise, diet—even attitude—can be as important as genetics when it comes to growing old gracefully. “Old age,” as Bette Davis once said, “is no place for sissies.” But that doesn’t mean you need to chicken out. Sure, growing older affects nearly every part of your body—including your hair, skin, heart, muscles, and more—but aging well may be as simple as adopting these (mostly) easy everyday habits.

5 Cooling Products to Soothe a Sunburn

These innovative beauty products offer the relief you need.