With so many different skin care products on the market, it's hard to know which serums, essences, lotions, creams and oils can be used together — and in what order they should be applied. Some combinations work beautifully together (Vitamins C and E) while others are a recipe for irritation (acids and retinol). And with new innovations hitting the market all the time, it's harder than ever to create an a la carte beauty regime.
Enter starter skin care kits. Not only are kits a great way to introduce new formulas to your routine, but each kit contains a synergistic blend of better-together products. There's no guesswork, no hassle, just a fuss-free, streamlined approach to daily care.
Ahead, we've rounded up 18 starter skin care kits for virtually every type of skin concern. Whether you have dry, oily, mature, sensitive or combination skin, there's a collection you can count on.
Sensitive skin can be super tricky to care for. Cut to the chase and avoid any irritation by adding this four-step kit to your routine. The creamy products are formulated with a powerful combination of skin-soothing peptides that can calm dryness and reduce redness almost instantly.
Not ready to commit to a full-size skin care routine? This set of travel-sized products — including moisturizer, face oil, night cream and an exfoliating facial — will give you the perfect introduction to what's sure to become a new fave.
Looking for a radiance boost? This brightening kit works to fight the appearance of dark spots and hyperpigmentation with the help of lactic acid, vitamin C and alpha arbutin. Give it a try and you're sure to want to make this collection a permanent fixture on your vanity.
This set of beachy skin care products uses sea water and caffeine to soothe and energize, and a blend of grapeseed, avocado, grapefruit peel, mandarin and orange peel to hydrate from head to toe. What's not to love?