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Your official job title may not be Head of Lab at the Stanford Department of Dermatology, but you know skin care, weaving words like "acid mantle" and "moisture barrier" into your everyday conversations and deciphering the ingredients list on the back of your mom's favorite serum at dinner.
We know you're serious about what you smear on your face, and you're not afraid to go down a SkincareAddiction rabbit hole on Reddit to find it, but before you do, consider this: our trusted team of editors road-tested more skincare products than there are skin clinics in New York City to bring you this list of award-winning face cleansers, creams, and treatments. Don't worry, even the strictest of dermatologists would approve.
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