Our Top Picks for Looking Refreshed in the Morning

When life gets in the way of major snooze time, we can often wake up in dire need of products to bring us back to life. Although we can’t make up for any lost hours of beauty sleep, we can at least fake it until we wake it. There’s an endless supply of fatigue-fighting products on the market, and we’re spilling all of our favorites! Ahead are five products that’ll help you look like you got your full eight hours of shut eye.

NARS Illuminator

NARS Illuminator

Price: $30 at Sephora

The trick to fighting tired, dull skin is adding a luminizer to the tops of your cheeks. You can wear it alone or pair it with your usual foundation to add extra shimmer.

Palladio Herbal Eyeliner Pencil

Palladio Herbal Eyeliner Pencil

Price: $3.29 at Sally Beauty

You’ll want your eyes to appear larger and more awake if you've skipped out on sleep. This is where white eyeliner comes in handy! Using a trusty white eyeliner will give you an eye-opening experience–literally!

Maybelline Fit Me! Concealer

Maybelline Fit Me! Concealer

Price: $6.99 at Ulta

The biggest problem that comes from sleepless nights are, of course, under eye circles. Maybelline’s Fit Me! Concealer is a perfectly blendable and creamy formula that will work wonders on your dehydrated, sleepy skin.

CoverGirl Exact EyeLights Waterproof Eye Brightening Mascara

CoverGirl Exact Eyelights Waterproof Eye Liner

Price: $6.52 at Walmart

Let’s be honest, mascara is a go-to beauty saver. Each shade from the CoverGirl Exact Eyelights Waterproof Eye Brightening Mascara is customly designed for your eye color to bring out your blues, hazels, browns, and greens. This formula is also designed specifically for making your eyes seem more awake. As a plus, it comes with a patented brush to distinctly define lashes.

Smashbox O-Plump Intuitive Lip Plumper with Goji Berry-C Complex

Smashbox O-Plump

Price: $26 at Sephora

But i’s not all about the eyes! Lack of sleep causes dehydration everywhere–even your lips! Try opting for a gloss that will create the illusion of extra hydration and plumpness.

So tell us, have you used any of these products?

About the Author
Claire R.
I'm Claire, the Junior Editor here at Influenster! I'm a Texas girl living in NYC and obsessed with all things beauty–hot rollers (so southern, I know!), lipstick, and magnetic eyeshadows are just a few of my favorite things. Follow me @clairehrodgers on Instagram!