7 of the Buzziest and Best Skincare Ingredients to Try In 2020

trending ingredients in 2020

If you look at your vanity, you’re bound to see some iconic ingredients listed on your favorite products — and for good reason. Retinol, vitamin C, glycolic acid, and hyaluronic acid are all thoroughly researched, effective, and tried-and-true staples of skincare routines around the world. Every once in a while, though, the spotlight shines on a new ingredient — be it a revived hero, or a new discovery or invention courtesy of cosmetic chemists.

Editor's Note

Retinol shouldn't be used by women who are pregnant, considering getting pregnant, or nursing. Please consult with your doctor before use.

Excitingly enough, as we kick off a new decade, there are plenty of new ingredients to buzz about. We reached out to a handful of experts who know exactly what’s trending in the beauty realm, and they’ve shared exactly what we (and our skin!) should be testing out this year. Keep reading to discover seven of the most exciting ingredients to watch and try in 2020.

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