Here’s the thing about skincare: it’s fun. And skincare rituals? Peak fun.

Understanding brands and their ethos, how ingredients work in synergy, that there really is a product for almost any aesthetic concern you can think of — makes you realise that skincare isn’t just a serum here and a cream there, it’s taking care of your skin’s health. Plus you know, skin is the largest organ in the body. With our monthly favourites, we highlight new skincare and cosmetics that rank high and deliver great results, like these: