9 Skin-Transforming Products to Stock Up on ASAP

Brides-to-be, you'll want to try these ASAP

Updated 01/30/18

Alyssa Greenberg

Consider the new year (and perhaps a recent engagement) as the perfect excuse to treat yourself to a skin-care makeover, especially if your wedding is coming up later this year.

There's no better time to step up your skin-care game than right now. With tons of fresh products and potions hitting the market, you're bound to find your new can't-live-without favorite.

Whether you're looking for a staple like a moisturizer or a cleanser, or are on the hunt for the latest and greatest serum to address pesky fine lines and discoloration, we've scouted the market to find the best of the best.

Below, the top skin-transforming products we're dubbing the best skin-care products of 2018 (so far).

Supergoop Unseen Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 40

Wearing sunscreen everyday is non-negotiable, but now it can be a pleasant experience thanks to the latest from Supergoop. There's no need to blend in this colorless formula; its weightless texture makes it an ideal makeup primer and it protects against UVA, UVB, infrared, and blue light.

Unseen Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 40, $32, Supergoop available at Dermstore

First Aid Beauty Hello FAB Coconut Water Cream

Quench skin's thirst with this electrolyte and antioxidant-rich moisturizer that will make you forget you ever had dry skin. The coconut oil-infused, oil-free formula is so light, it has definitely earned its "water cream" moniker.

Hello FAB Coconut Water Cream, $34, First Aid Beauty available at Sephora

Esteé Lauder Perfectionist Pro Rapid Firm + Lift Treatment

Made with a blend of powerful peptides and gentles AHAs, the newest from Esteé Lauder addresses dullness and tones skin. Translation: Use this to achieve a visibly lifted, plump, and glowing complexion, especially around those stubborn areas like the jawline, cheeks, and laugh lines.

Perfectionist Pro Rapid Firm + Lift Treatment, $75, Esteé Lauder available at Nordstrom

REN Ready Steady Glow Daily AHA Tonic

This daily toner is gentle enough for daily use, yet powerful enough to boost skin's natural exfoliating process. Lactic acid and willow bark work together to bring out a balanced glow, smoother skin, and a clear complexion in no time.

Ready Steady Glow Daily AHA Tonic, $35, REN available at Sephora

Drunk Elephant Protini Polypeptide Cream

Your skin-care routine can now get its daily dose of protein, thanks to the latest from Drunk Elephant. The rich Protini cream is packed with peptides and growth factors to improve skin's tone, texture, and firmness. The result? Newly refreshed skin that'll have you #drunkinlove with this powerful product.

Protini Polypeptide Cream, $68, Drunk Elephant available at Sephora

Ole Henriksen Banana Bright Eye Crème

Even when you don't get a full eight hours of rest, your eyes won't give it away with this brightening vitamin C–rich cream in your beauty arsenal. Not only does it reduce the look of dark circles, but it's also infused with banana powder—a favorite of makeup artists to illuminate the skin and keep concealer form creasing into fine lines.

Banana Bright Eye Crème, $38, Ole Henriksen available at Sephora

Tatcha The Deep Cleanse

Get yourself an everyday cleanser, but make it a luxury. This deep-cleansing gel formula lathers into a frothy cloud to gently lift impurities and unclog pores without drying out your skin.

The Deep Cleanse, $38, Tatcha

Caudalie Premier Cru Serum

Consider this the powerhouse serum of 2018: The Caudalie and Harvard Medical School copatented elixir is infused with Vinergy, which is a complex that boosts cells into working faster and harder to produce collagen for a glowing complexion. The formula is also made with Caudalie's three signature blends to brighten, firm, and lift skin while protecting it against environmental stressors.

Premier Cru Serum, $150, Caudalie

Herbivore Pink Cloud Rosewater Moisture Crème

Hydrate skin for a plump and smooth look with a small dose of this light-as-air moisturizer. The soothing formula is made with aloe and rosewater, which instantly sink into skin, giving you a beautifully radiant complexion upon application.

Pink Cloud Rosewater Moisture Crème, $48, Herbivore available at Sephora

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