Step No. 1: Exfoliate
Slough away dead skin cells with a gentle cleanser, and you'll be left with smoother skin that better reflects light.
Bonus: This also makes it easier for products to be absorbed!
For Dry Skin: Radiance Enzyme Scrub, $38, juaraskincare.com.
For Normal Skin: Rice Enzyme Powder, $65, tatcha.com.
For Oily Skin: Kiwi Face Scrub, $15, mariobadescu.com.
Step No. 2: Apply a Mask
The more you hydrate your skin, the more it will glow. Choose a moisturizing mask with antioxidants that will keep your skin supple for days.
For Dry Skin: Calendula and Aloe Soothing Hydration Masque, $45, kiehls.com.
For Normal Skin: Glow Mask, $22, frankbody.com.
For Oily Skin: Thirstymud Hydrating Treatment by Glamglow, $69, sephora.com.
Step No. 3: Just Add Serum
Serums help deliver active ingredients deep into your skin, so pick one that's rich in ceramides (which moisturize) and antioxidants like Vitamin C (which helps brighten skin).
For Dry Skin:Vitamin C Serum, $13, artnaturals.com.
For Normal Skin: Advanced Active Radiance Serum, $90, murad.com.
For Oily Skin: Skin Drink Concentrate, $50, reneerouleau.com.
Step No. 4: Moisturize
Lock in the first three steps with a moisturizer that will keep your skin hydrated all day.
For Dry Skin: Moisturizing Cream by CeraVe, $16, ulta.com.
For Normal Skin: Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer With SPF 30 by Aveeno, $14, target.com.
For Oily Skin: Oil-Free Daily Hydration SPF 15 by Boscia, $36, sephora.com.
Step No. 5: Unleash the Self-Tanner
Scary, Cheeto-dust tanners are a thing of the past. With the right self-tanner, you can get a healthy glow with zero sun exposure.
Overnight Sleep Mask Tan by James Read, $38, bloomingdales.com.
Self-Tan Classic Bronzing Mousse by St. Tropez, $32, sephora.com.
Natural Glow Daily Moisturizer by Jergens, $10, ulta.com.