If You're Into Youth-Enhancing Skin Products, Experts Say These Work the Fastest

I’ll be the first to admit that I measure my skincare routine’s success on whether or not I’m sporting a youthful glow throughout my day. If you vibe with this sentiment, then you're going to want to take notes on what I’m about to say. So many youth-enhancing products out there claim to deliver fast results, but which ones actually do? Some products also err on the pricey side and you won’t know if it truly delivers the wizardry it claims to unless you suck it up and pay the price.


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That's why I've decided to be of service in this department and ask the experts. After all, they would know best. I polled everyone from derms and cosmetic chemists to clean beauty brand founders, and the results are in. For the expert-approved skincare products that deliver youthful skin in record time, keep scrolling below.


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1. Olay Regenerist Retinol24 Night Moisturizer

2. Tata Harper Resurfacing Mask

3. Common Heir 10% Vitamin C Serum

4. Differin Gel

5. Acaderma Chrono Warp Restoring Essence

6. RoC Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Anti-Aging Retinol Night Cream

7. Dermaflash Dermapore Pore Extractor & Serum Infuser 

8. Wilding Empress Stone

9. Osea Anti-Aging Sea Serum

10. Drunk Elephant C-Firma Fresh Day Serum

11. IS Clinical Active Serum

12. True Botanicals Renew Pure Radiance Oil

13. Alpyn Beauty Triple Vitamin C Brightening Bounce Cream Moisturizer

14. Fleur & Bee Nectar of the C

15. Babe Essentials Wrinkle No More Restorative Face Oil

16. EltaMD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46

17. Naturium Mandelic Topical Acid

18. Dr. Barbara Sturm Super Anti-Aging Eye Cream

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Shawna Hudson
Associate Beauty Editor

Shawna Hudson has worked in editorial for over six years, with experience covering entertainment, fashion, culture, celebrities, and her favorite topic of all, beauty. She graduated from California State University, Fullerton, with a degree in journalism and has written for other publications such as Bustle, The Zoe Report, Byrdie, Elite Daily, Mane Addicts, and more. She is currently an associate beauty editor at Who What Wear and hopes to continue feeding her (completely out-of-control) beauty obsession as long as she can. Stay up to date on her latest finds on Instagram @shawnasimonee.