News flash: 30 is the new 20. But even so, we need to keep ourselves looking fresh and fabulous at every age, so we got to thinking about the staples every beauty junkie should own once she hits her third decade. Here, 10 beauty products to stock up on STAT.
Photo: Adam Katz Sinding
Lipstick in Box
1. Classic Red Lipstick
Choose one that works with your skin tone and wear it day and night.
Absolue Night Premium
2. Day And Night Cream
Ditch your do-it-all moisturizer and pick one for day and a separate one for night.
3. Everyday Sunscreen
Sun damage is a no-no at any age, but now's the time for you to get serious about applying it every day.
Eau de Parfum
4. Signature Scent
Get noticed (and be remembered) for the perfume you wear.
Firming Neck Therapy
5. Neck Cream
You can always tell a woman's age by looking at her neck–consider this your fountain of youth.
Deep Conditioning Mask
6. Nourishing Hair Mask
As we age, our hair becomes brittle and dry. Apply a deep-conditioning hair mask once a week to keep hair healthy.
7. Must-Have Blurring Cream
Use this alone or under makeup to blur fine lines and pores and to fix uneven skin tone–it just doesn't get better than this.
Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer
8. Perfect Nude Nail Polish
It's not that you can't wear bright colors on occasion, but generally it's best to choose a shade both sophisticated and understated.
Aqua-Eye Anti-Puffiness Smoothing Eye Patch
9. Eye Patches
Whether it's work, play or kids, we all have reasons for staying up late–throw on some eye patches, and it will be like it never happened.
Facial Toning Device + Wrinkle Reducer
10. Antiaging Gadget
While we don't recommend surgery to look younger, this gadget gives you a mini face-lift without going under the knife.