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We're all for the latest in skin-care science, but sometimes — when your skin is acting up — you crave something soothing, rather than the latest beauty innovation. Enter: Witch hazel, which has been used to cure everything from acne to psoriasis to reactions to poison ivy. The best part? Witch hazel is powerful, yet gentle, so you'll see a major difference in your skin without feeling the burn.
In everything from toner to hand cream, witch hazel adds a natural boost to your skin-care routine — proof that sometimes, tried is true. Click through for our favorite revitalizing picks (it just so happens that many of them are total bargains!).
At this point, you’ve probably spent a good amount of time waltzing about and finishing up any last-minute shopping. Sure, the main reason you venture into the city’s best boutiques is to walk out with a boatload of goodies for your peeps, but we think a retail visit can be a prime Instagram moment, too. So, be sure read
If you've been good this year, you've already crossed all the names off your list and wrapped every last box. You can sit back, and enjoy your egg nog. Meanwhile, the procrastinators of the world (here, here!) are scrambling to find quality gifts that don't completely reveal exactly how long we waited to start our holiday read