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Hydrating Facial Mists You'll Actually Want to Use

Jason Wu for Caudalie Beauty Elixir

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Part serum, part toner, this limited-edition version of the cult favorite elixir uses rosemary essential oil, lemon balm, peppermint, orange blossom, rose, and grape pulp to create an addictive scent that happens to also be great for your skin. Use it in the morning to tighten the appearance of pores and prep the skin for your moisturizer, or anytime throughout the day to refresh makeup and get that *glowing* complexion. ($49;

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Origins GinZing Lotion Mist

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When you hit the midday slump, so does your skin. This lotion mist gives sad-looking skin a jolt of energy with ginseng and caffeine (straight from coffee beans) while the witch hazel helps to keep redness and acne at bay with its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. The finishing touch? Pomegranate, which helps protect the skin's natural barrier. ($21.50;

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Glossier Rosewater Spray

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The combination of aloe and rosewater in this soothing face mist will calm skin, while the glycerin helps skin attract and trap moisture for hydration that will last you well into the afternoon. Use it in the morning post-cleanse and anytime you want to refresh makeup midday. ($18;

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La Roche-Posay Serozinc

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It may go on like water (there's virtually no scent), but don't be fooled: This toner mist features zinc sulfate, which actually zaps oily skin and leaves skin grease-free. It also helps soothe razor burn, chafing, or any other skin irritation. (It's even safe for diaper rash!) ($15; (Next, see: The Best Workout-Friendly Beauty Products for Your Body.) 

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Tata Harper Floral Essence

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This hydrating mist contains a laundry list of good-for-skin ingredients. To name a few: hyaluronic acid to help skin retain moisture; willow bark to shed dead skin cells; vitamin C and antioxidant-containing grapefruit for anti-aging perks; and pink clay to detoxify and minimize pores. Spray on top of makeup for instant hydration and skin improvement. ($85;

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Ole Henriksen Grease Relief Facial Water

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Introducing the perfect post-workout skin remedy. The herbal botanical blend of lactic acid, goldenseal, and hops extract zaps oily skin for a matte finish, while also soothing and reducing redness. ($22; (Here, Your Guide to Flawless Post-Workout Skin.)

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Lilah B. Aglow Face Mist

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Enriched with botanical plant extracts and minerals, this hydrating spray also helps give your makeup major staying power. Plus, the lavender essential oil will make you feel like you just left the spa—even in the middle of the workday. ($48;

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Dermalogica Antioxidant HydraMist

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Not only does this peptide toner hydrate super dry skin, it also creates an "antioxidant shield" to prevent signs of aging and reduce fine lines. ($42; (If you suffer from super-dry skin, here's the best skin care routine for you.)

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