Serums have become an iconic part of skincare in recent years. Years ago, if you would’ve said the word facial serum people would’ve had no clue what you were talking about. Now, it’s a household word. Serums aren’t for everyone as they add yet another step your skincare routine that many people feel they don’t have time for.

If you do opt to add serums to your skincare routine, the good thing about them is there is one for everyone. Do you have oily skin? There’s one for that. Need something anti-aging? Serums got you covered. Want your overall complexion to be brighter? Serums might just be your best friend. We’ve compiled some of our all-time favorite serums to help you narrow down the very, very long list of options.

Sunday Riley – C.E.O. 15% Vitamin C Brightening Serum

If you feel like your face is looking dull, this brightening serum by Sunday Riley will do the trick. It’s fast-acting and will promise you a brighter complexion.

Youth to the People – Superberry Hydrate and Glow Oil

Get the glowy summer skin you’ve always dreamed of with this deliciously smelling serum. It will leave your skin hydrated and refreshed.

Botanics – Hydration Burst Light Serum

This serum will leave your skin feel like it just had a nice glass of water. If the summer sun is leaving you (and your skin) feeling parched, try this serum out.

Kiehl’s – Midnight Recovery Concentrate

This serum should be applied overnight and will work it’s magic on your skin to make you look extra plump and healthy when you wake up.

La Roche-Posay – Effaclar Serum

If you have oily and acne-prone skin, this serum is for you. It will help to minimize pores as well as smooth out skin texture and the overall appearance of your skin.

Ole Henriksen – Truth Serum

This serum has been known to help with anti-aging by reducing wrinkles and fine lines. It’s collagen-boosting and full of Vitamin C to help give your skin that extra glow.