8 Fantastic French Beauty Products for Full Time Travelers

We know full-time traveling can be exhausting, especially for your skin and while most brands have amazing products, nothing pretty much compares to French skincare. Now, you don’t necessarily need to be in France to get it, actually, you can find the best (and the most affordable) French beauty products on Amazon.

Some of the best French beauty products are sold in drugstores in France and they rival the pricey ones we covet here in the U.S. It’s hard not to be jealous, but Amazon has a pretty amazing selection of French beauty products (yes, Amazon!), which means you don’t have to travel overseas to try some of our favorites.

Keep reading for a list of products totally worth checking out!

Le Petit Marseillais Lip Balm

Made with sweet almond oil, shea butter, and argan oil, this lipstick smells nice but also leaves lips super soft. The trés-chic packaging is an added plus.

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Eau Thermale Avène Thermal Spring Water

Do not be fooled: This isn’t just water in a spray bottle, it’s a mist infused with antioxidants that help hydrate and soothe dry skin. It also does a solid job of alleviating symptoms from burns, eczema, and even rosacea.

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Homeoplasmine Ointment

This ointment soothes irritated, cracked skin almost immediately for flawless makeup application (some makeup artists use it to give models a dewy look!). Although it’s packaged similarly to Neosporin and Vaseline, it’s actually surprisingly light.

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La Roche-Posay Gentle Face Cleanse

This cleanser effectively removes dirt and makeup without drying out your skin. It’s completely soap and sulfate-free, so it’s perfect for sensitive skin.

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A313 Vitamin A Pommade

If you want to treat fine lines and wrinkles yourself, this pomade can help: it’s a synthetic version of vitamin A, which is known for its wrinkle-treating properties. Use on skin overnight, instead of during the day, since vitamin A can make your skin sensitive to sunlight.

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Klorane Shampoo with Desert Date

French drugstore favorite, Klorane has a desert date shampoo that helps repair and strengthens the hair over time. Dates are rich in fatty acids and proteins which help strengthen hair (and get split-ends in shape).

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Bioderma Micellar Water

Bioderma Micellar Water has a cult following for a good reason. It removes makeup effectively without stripping the skin and penetrates cells to remove dirt. An added plus? You don’t have to do any additional cleansing after you use it.

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Embryolisse Concentrated Lait Cream

If you’re looking for a 3-in-1 product, look no further. This Lait Cream removes makeup, moisturizes skin, and even works as a cleansing lotion for babies. It’s an emulsifier and a softening agent to restore the natural balance of the skin.

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Got more items to add to the list? Share them with us in the comments below!

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