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The unsung heroes of the beauty world

The unsung heroes of the beauty world
Team LF
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We all have products we rarely talk about which we use every single day. The products we rely on and constantly go back to which don't get the love and recognition they deserve with so many new, exciting products launching each and every month.

Which are the best underrated beauty products?

To give you a little insight into our holy grail products, we have curated a list of the products we simply couldn't live without that we think you should know about. With so many underrated products for you to discover, we asked around our office to discover the best underrated beauty products from makeup, skincare, haircare and bodycare collections for you to discover and fall in love with.

delilah Future Resist SPF40 Foundation

I absolutely love this foundation as it gives amazing coverage but has a glowy, dewy finish which lasts all day. It's quickly become my holy grail base product - Amelia, lookfantastic Beauty Editor -

ESPA Optimal Skin ProSerum

I know ESPA are known for they lovely spa products but I really love their skincare and think more people should know about it! The ESPA Optimal Skin ProSerum is a really unique formula and feels almost like a lightweight oil. I use it at night and wake up to glowing skin every morning. - Melissa, Beauty Expert Editor -

PIXI Flawless Beauty Primer

This is the one product I use to get a beautiful glow. It can be used as a primer and a highlighter depending on where and when you apply it. As a primer, it makes my skin so smooth and adds a subtle glow but as a highlighter on top of my foundation it creates a gorgeous strobe effect. - Katie, Trading -

Vichy Mineral 89

I love how Vichy Mineral 89 makes my skin feel. It absorbs so quickly and really hydrates my skin without feeling greasy. It's almost like a hybrid product - a serum and moisturiser in one. The perfect product to use when you're in a rush. - Laura, PR -

Joico K-Pak Clarifying Shampoo

When my hair needs a deep cleanse, I always use Joico K-Pak Clairfying Shampoo. It removes all oils and product build-up to leave my hair clean and shiny. I love it! - Georgia, Trading -

Mio Skincare Liquid Yoga Homeopathic Space Spray

This is the only thing that will help me get to sleep at night, I can't live without it. I spray a little around me just as I'm about the go to bed and spritz my pillow a couple of times and I drift off easily. - Emily, PR -

RapidLash Eyelash Enhancing Serum

I used to have very short, weak lashes that would fall out constantly. I heard about RapidLash from a friend have now couldn't live without it! It's so easy to apply and I've noticed such a difference in my lashes - they're now long and full and fall out far less frequently. - Sophie, Social -

COSRX AHA 7 Whitehead Power Liquid

I was having an acne flare up recently and used the Whitehead Power Liquid and it worked a treat. Even though my skin is much calmer now, I still use this every single day as it leaves my skin so soft and smooth. Officially the best skincare product I have ever used! - Grace, Trading -

Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner

I wear eyeliner every single day so I've tried quite a few over the years. The Stay All Day Liquid Eyeliner is the best liner I have ever used by far. It lasts all day long and applies so smoothly. I use the shade Carbon Black and the colour stays rich all day and doesn't fade into a grey like many formulas do. - Lucy, Marketing -

theBalm Hot Mama Shadow and Blush

I know theBalm are known for their highlighters but I've recently fallen in love with their blushers. Hot Mama is a beautifuly peachy pink with a gold shimmer running through. I use it as a blush and highlight in one but also love wearing it on my eyes. Perfect if you want to master the pink eyeshadow trend without buying a new product! - Kirsty, Video -

TRIA Hair Removal Laser Precision

Before I discovered Tria I thought laser hair removal was an salon-only treatment. I really hated waxing and shaving areas on my face so love how gently and easy to use the device is. My dark hair now grows back lighter and finer and my skin stays smooth for much longer. - Lois, Design -

Bean Body Vanilla Coffee Bean Scrub

As a man with an oily skin type I find my skin responds very well to regular exfoliation and I haven't found a better product out there for exfoliating my body and by face than this. I started using it twice a week a couple of months ago and I haven't looked back! - Jack, Grooming Editor -

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Our team of beauty experts cover everything from makeup to skincare, picking out the most effective products from the best brands and latest trends. Stay up to date on everything beauty with the LOOKFANTASTIC blog, and find all your essentials in one place.