16 Luxe Skin Perfectors That Are Worth Half Your Paycheck (Promise)

Okay, we'd never tell you that you have to spend a ton of money to get great skin (cough, cough), but we're not going to deny that, more often than not, high-end skin-care products are pricey for a reason. These cha-ching primpers boast super-potent and high-tech ingredients that can do anything from brighten your visage to give you a face as soft as a baby's butt. And, hey, since you wear your skin every day, investing in whatever touches it is money well spent, indeed.

So, are you looking for a serum that will turn your mug smooth as silk or a super-nourishing oil that will cure your skin of a case of "the winters" for good? Click through to check out our picks for the best and brightest of the latest luxe skin-care launches. Consider one of these pretty potions an early V-Day gift to yourself.

La Prairie Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Dry Oil, $300.00 Buy
Giorgio Armani Crema Nera Extrema Face Serum, $410.00 Buy
Sunday Riley Artemis Hydroactive Cellular Face Oil, $125.00 Buy

Why invest in your skin if you're going to head outside sans sunscreen? SPF is key, so it's a good thing Restorsea’s got your face covered. Literally. Its Rejuvenating Day Lotion SPF 30 packs complete protection against harmful UVA and UVB rays in a natural, light-as-a-feather formula — never will it leave behind that white sheen. If this wasn't enough to make sunscreen skeptics believe, trust us when we say you'll reap rewards for years to come. Now, if we could only get some sun…

Restorsea Rejuvenating Day Lotion SPF 30, $150, available at Restorsea. Advertisement
Kanebo Performance Lift Remodeling Eye Cream, $175.00 Buy
Elizabeth Arden Prevage Anti-Aging + Intensive Repair Daily Serum, $225.00 Buy
Sisley Eau Efficace Gentle Make-Up Remover, $125.00 Buy
Natura Bisse High Density Lift, $290.00 Buy
Orlane B21 Extraordinaire Youth Reset, $250.00 Buy
Shiseido Future Solution LX Total Protective Emulsion SPF 18, $240.00 Buy
SK-II Facial Treatment Essence, $275.00 Buy
Tatcha Indigo Soothing Renewal Treatment, $98.00 Buy
Amorepacific Future Response Age Defense Creme SPF 30, $195.00 Buy
La Mer The Oil Absorbing Tonic, $75.00 Buy
Dior DreamSkin Capture Totale Perfect Skin Creator, $110.00 Buy
Guerlain Abeille Royale Dark Spot Corrector/Pore Minimizer, $145.00 Buy
ReVive Masques Des Yeux, $195.00 Buy
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