The 8 Biggest Must-Have Skincare Products of 2022

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This article is brought to you in collaboration with Swisse.

2022 has been the year of dewy skincare.

Glazed donut skin” has literally become a trend as women aim to achieve that plump, youthful glow for a more natural, healthy look.

Many folks have ditched their 13-step skincare routine in favor of skinimalism — aka skin minimalism. People have ditched the many serums and toners that they glop on their faces in favor of just a few products that actually *work*.

If you’re looking to overhaul your skincare routine, check out some of the biggest skincare products of 2022 so you can achieve your healthiest skin ever.

1. Swisse Beauty Hair Skin Nails+


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Skincare supplements are often forgotten when talking about skincare routines but they couldn’t be more important! These Hair Nails and Skin Vitamins are the best of the best if you’re looking for optimal skin health. The Swisse supplements contain Silica and Vitamin C, which helps boost collagen production, one of the most important things for youthful skin. They also have Biotin and Milk Thistle for overall skin, hair, and nail health and growth.

2. The Skinny Confidential Hot Mess Roller

Ever since viewers saw Cassie Howard use a giant ice roller in Euphoria, pretty much everyone has added one to their routine. This one by The Skinny Confidential is perfect for reducing puffiness and inflammation and promoting circulation.

3. Fenty Skin Butt Drop Whipped Oil Body Cream


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When caring for your skin, don’t just think about your face! This Fenty Skin Body Cream has become a fan favorite and for good reason — the body cream is super hydrating and perfect for dry skin.

4. Swisse Beauty Skin Regeneration Boost+


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If your years are starting to show on your face, it might be time to take your skincare up a notch. The Swisse Skin Regeneration Boost+ is specifically crafted to increase collagen production to give your skin a rejuvenated appearance. The key ingredients include Vitamin C, Biotin, Vitamin A, and Cinnamon Cassia, which all work together to hydrate and nourish your skin. The Swisse vitamins also contain Alpha Lipoic Acid, which provides antioxidant support to support your skin health.

5. Innisfree Daily UV Defense Sunscreen

Your skincare routine means nothing without a little UV protection. Facial sunscreen is a vital part of any skincare addict’s collection and this one by Innisfree is definitely a keeper. With 92% of users recommending it to their friends, the Innisfree Daily UV Defense Sunscreen is a great lightweight option for people of all skin types.

6. Versed Weekend Glow Daily Brightening Moisturizer


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Versed has gained a cult following over the years and their Daily Brightening Moisturizer is one of their most popular products. The moisturizer is specifically created to brighten up dark spots and is ideal for anyone with dry skin that needs a little softening up.

7. Swisse Beauty Clinical Collagen+ Beauty Blend


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Make the most out of your morning green juice by adding a bit of Swisse Beauty Clinical Collagen + Beauty Blend. Every scoop of this collagen beauty blend includes 10g of collagen and has been specially formulated to reduce eye wrinkles in only four weeks. The supplement blend is also sugar-free and Keto and Paleo-friendly so it’s the perfect addition to any diet.

8. Then I Met You Rose Resurfacing Facial Mask


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If you love Korean skincare products, then you’re definitely going to want to add this facial mask to your arsenal. By the beloved brand Then I Met You, the Rose Resurfacing Facial Mask has glycolic acid, lactic acid, and salicylic acid to help increase cell turnover and unclog pores.

A Final Note

If you’re looking to boost your skin health, then you’ll need to be more careful about selecting products for your skincare routine. Make sure you pick items that are targeted for your specific skincare needs and you’ll finally get the results you want.

Lena Finkel
Lena Finkel is the Editor and Founder of Femestella. Prior to starting Femestella, she worked at People, InStyle, Tiger Beat, and Sesame Workshop (aka Sesame Street). She loves all things Real Housewives and Vanderpump Rules. When she's not busy binge-watching TV, you can find her hanging out with her tuxedo cat Tom.