Turmeric Brightening & Exfoliating Mask, $48 at Goop
Turmeric is great for calming skin and it’s one of our favorite prepping agents. This mask has papaya enzymes and rosehip seed granules, which don’t just give intense exfoliation, they also give you a clear, flushed look.
Blueberry Bounce Gentle Cleanser, $34 at Sephora
Antioxidant-filled cleansers can totally save your skin if you don’t have much time to devote to a skin care routine. This Glow Recipe cleanser has blueberries, hyaluronic acid and nourishing oils, which are aimed at giving you maximum hydration, bouncy skin and minimal pores.
Grease Lightning, $15.95 at Lush
We often don’t know how to revive sensitive skin, especially if it’s prone to breakouts. But this gentle tea tree and aloe gel soothes your skin and calms inflammation so it can penetrate deeper and clear out impurities.
Blue Clay Detox Mask, $22 at Herbivore Botanicals
This Cambrian blue clay mask is basically a quick-fix spa for your face and is amazing for drawing out dirt. It also works hard to balance moisture levels and reduce excess oil, which makes it a fantastic prepping agent for your other skin care products.
Pep-Start Eye Cream, $26.50 at Sephora
Let’s be real: Our undereye areas can are an issue no matter how much sleep we get. This incredibly hydrating eye cream is peptide-infused and de-puffs your eyes within minutes. It’s very helpful if you’re fighting stress, sleeplessness or even jet lag.
Rose Quartz Soothing Face-Massage Roller, $45 at Goop
Increasing circulation can solve several of your skin issues. This rose quartz roller is made specifically to release tension in facial muscles and even blood flow. It also helps with puffiness and rejuvenates tired skin.
C.E.O Glow Oil, $40 at Anthropologie
This glow oil isn’t just a regular ol’ facial oil — it has vitamin C-rich red raspberry, which provides intense hydration, and turmeric, which is full of antioxidants and helps even out your skin tone.
Moisture Surge 72 Hour Auto-Replenishing Hydrator, $39 at Ulta Beauty
As the name suggests, this moisturizer aims to save your skin from dehydration and stress. The amazingly light formula has activated aloe vera water, which creates a water barrier that leaves your skin plump for hours.
No matter what time our eyes crack open to the blaring tune of our alarm, our skin doesn’t always wake up with us. Dull, dehydrated skin is just a fact of life sometimes. And no matter how sharp your blending game is, no amount of makeup can hide skin that needs an extra boost.
Luckily, there are ways to stimulate skin cells, boost circulation and hide any 3:00 a.m. Netflix seshes. These are the products that will bring your skin back to life — think of them as a morning cup of coffee for your face. Here’s how to wake up your snoozing skin.