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The Best of Skincare & Beauty Products of 2022 According to Aussie Creators

I asked my favourite Australian Instagram creators and influencers to share their favourite, beauty and skincare products of 2022. We witnessed so many new brand and product launches, some went viral. Some got lost in the noise. Nano and micro influencers, receive around 10 new or existing products per month, on average. So I had to ask: Which products are really worth the hype according to creators and influencers of 2022 ? Which products are they really using and re-purchasing? Keep reading to discover their faves, some might surprise you.

MARISA ROBINSON BEAUTY Cruelty Free Queen + Beauty Creator Wollongong, NSW, Australia Website Instagram @marisarobinsonbeauty

Kosas Revealer Skin Improving Foundation $63

"This foundation has been a 2022 best selling favourite and for a good reason! The makeup / skincare hybrid formula creates a beautiful dewy finish with the perfect amount of coverage."

Holme Beauty Primer in ‘Bang’ $65

"Ideal for wearing solo or under your makeup for a luminous lit from within glow, this primer absorbs beautifully into the skin and creates a radiant complexion."

Eye of Horus Goddess Mascara $39

"My go-to mascara for the perfect amount of lift and volume!"


Ere Perez Carrot Colour Pot in ‘Healthy’ $40

"Using an obscene amount of cream blush has been my 2022 toxic trait but I couldn’t live without this one! It’s a multi-purpose product that can also be used on the eyes and lips! used on the eyes and lips!"


The Functional Skin ‘The Lily Cleanser’ $59

"I just finished my first bottle of this gentle yet powerful cleanser and it certainly won’t be my last. It’s formulated with Australian natives and herbal plant extracts and smells beautiful."

Wanderlightly Sacred Face Serum $24.50

"Formulated with Organic Rosehip & cold-pressed Jojoba oil, this serum has renewed and repaired my skin barrier on multiple occasions this year. It contains a powerhouse of ingredients and absorbs beautifully into the skin."

Sunday Riley 5 Stars Eye Serum $98

"Say goodbye to fine lines and hello to bright, hydrated eyes with this Retinoid and Niacinamide powerhouse! A non negotiable in my nightly skincare routine."

Lanolips 'The Original' Lanostick $18.95

"I never leave home without this lip balm. I hate nothing more than chapped lips and this glides on to instantly nourish and moisturise."

Sun-Kissed by Recreation Beauty $112

"I reach for this natural eau de parfum on the daily and with notes of fig, pear, lemon myrtle and jasmine can you blame me?"

EcoTools BioBlender Biodegradable Makeup Sponge $21.99

"My fave makeup sponge of them all! It blends my foundation and cream makeup like a dream for a fresh and flawless finish."

This Is Incense by Gentle Habits $39

"The ideal way to ground and centre myself is by burning incense. My fave scent is ‘Yamba’ and it creates such a calming and zen vibe throughout the house."

TASHI JADE BELL Ex-M&A Lawyer (BCom LLB LLM) Content Creator, Influencer & Podcaster Sydney, NSW, Australia Website Instagram @paint_bytashijadebell

Danessa Myricks Lightwork IV Transcendence Palette

"Amazing multichrome palette. The biggest from Danessa Myricks so far. Intense colours perfect for creating dopamine/euphoria trend looks."

Tarte Shape Tape™ Ultra Creamy Concealer $47

"I love this creamy version of the cult fave Shape Tape concealer. So easy to blend and helps with hydration under my eyes."

Holme Beauty Golden Hour Glow Setting Spray $49

"Just new on the market, this was created by Melbourne makeup artist, Hilary Holme. This gives me the "Golden Hour Glow" and is packed with skincare benefits. I can dance all night without my makeup melting off when I use this setting spray."

TIANA LAWRENCE Skin Specialist & Content Creator Sunshine Coast, QLD , Australia Instagram @savingface._

Go-To Much Plumper Skin $48

"This is the BEST hydration serum I have ever used, and I have tried a lot. It really does give you much plumper (and hydrated) skin, instantly and with continued use. Everyone needs to try it."

Boring Without You For Face Sake $54

"A two-in-one mask for combination skin, there is so much to love about this product and brand. They won me over almost instantly with their product formulation and marketing - they promote REAL skin and donate a quarter of their profits to mental health charities. My skin feels smooth, balanced, and calm after using this product. "

La Clinica Essentials Deep Hydration Moisture Cream $66

"It just has everything I want in a moisturizer and the formula is rich without being heavy or greasy. It is marketed for dry skin but I have combination skin with rosacea and it is perfect for me."

Conserving Beauty InstaMelt Deep Exfoliating Day Dissolver Wipes $39

"An oil cleanser in a wipe, that dissolves instantly in water, so cool! I use these as my first cleanse when I'm travelling or feeling lazy. They take off all of my makeup and leave my skin feeling clean, soft, and not irritated. Plus, Conserving Beauty are a sustainable beauty brand who are doing so many incredible things for our planet."