Best drugstore beauty
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The drugstore beauty aisles can be an intimidating place. Packed to the brim with products, it's often hard to tell what's new, what serves each purpose, and what will actually do what you need it to do. It can be a scary task, and often we walk out of the store without a real grasp on what we've even purchased. But leave it to Revelist to put together a list of some of the most spectacular new drugstore launches that do exactly what they promise. 

From skin care to hair care to expert makeup, check out the recent releases that will help you narrow down all those choices and give a serious upgrade to your beauty routines. 

Mystic Petals Eyeshadow Palette ($12, Target)

Take a shimmer-filled ride with this to-die-for 10-shade palette from NYX. With shades of pink, purple, and gray, this diverse color selection will add some extra oomph to any eye shadow routine. The photos complement one another, and you, masterfully with brilliant pigments! 

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Nexxus Clean and Pure 5-in-1 Invisible Oil ($15, Target)

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According to Nexxus, this oil was "born in salons and perfected by science for all hair types is crafted with proteins extracted from nature's most precious ingredients to nourish hair." The extensive science used in creating the oil identifies the protein needs of hair and creates highly effective custom formulas specific to hair type. 

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The Honest Company Eczema Soothing Therapy Body Wash ($13, Target)

Dry, irritated patches, be gone! This body wash, gentle enough for eczema-prone skin, is dermatologist-approved, steroid free, and combines prebiotics and natural ingredients like colloidal oatmeal and coconut oil.

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MD Complete Quench & Restore Hyaluronic Sleep Mask ($35, Target)

Luxury skin care at an affordable price! This mask works with any skin-care regimen to "improve plumping and firming results, while revitalizing stressed and tired skin to reduce blotchiness and restore a rested, healthy complexion," MD Complete says. 

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E.l.f. Poreless Face Primer ($5, Target)

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Now in a perfect travel-size, you'll be able to prime on the go! This cult-favorite primer assists in filling in enlarged pores, fine lines, and wrinkles, making your face a flawless and smooth canvas made for long-lasting makeup application. Did we mention that it's also infused with tea tree and vitamins A and E for restorative benefits?

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Vaseline Lip Therapy Gold Dust Lip Balm ($4, Target)

Vaseline has never looked so glam! This limited-edition tin has golden sparkles and a refreshing white pear and chamomile scent that drenches your lips in a wonderful aroma. The nonsticky formula melts into lips and is lightweight and hydrating. 

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Cantu Strengthening Styling Gel ($5, Target)

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This styling gel is infused with Jamaican black castor oil and shea butter for a maximum hold that also strengthens the hair. And bonus: It adds definition to fine or damaged hair. 
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Dove Dermacare Scalp Anti-Dandruff Shampoo ($5, Target)

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Dandruff relief doesn't have to break the bank or damage your hair. This shampoo is specifically designed to help nourish dry scalp and relieve itchy irritation. The super-mild formula gently cares for a dry scalp, leaving the luxurious coconut and shea butter for a scent that's fabulous and subtle. 

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Alba Botanica Hydration Sensation Eye-dration Gel ($14, Target)

Thie eye gel is made with blue lotus flower water and three kinds of hyaluronic acid, sliding on smoothly with a cooling metal ball to give your eyes instant comfort and 24 hours of continuous hydration. 

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