This Trendy Vegetable Is Now a Serious Skin Care Ingredient

Just when you thought kale might have reached the over-saturation point in the smoothie world, it’s having a spotlight moment whole new category: skin care. It makes perfect sense, considering the leafy green is packed with vitamins and omegas, can help with skin hydration and also does wonders at cleaning out pores. Here are six that are currently stealing the spotlight.

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Farmacy Hydrating Coconut Gel Mask - Soothing ($24)

With antioxidant-packed kale and the anti-ager of vitamin A, these natural masks are calming, cooling and oh-so-convenient. 

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Youth to the People Cleanser ($36)

If you like kale, you'll love pretty much every product in this line. The gel-cleanser washes away everything, doesn't have parabens or fragrances and uses 100-percent vegan ingredients.

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Éminence Organics Citrus & Kale Potent C+E Masque ($70)

Kale, spinach and broccoli are just a few of the green-grade ingredients found in this hydrating anti-aging mask. It also has a ton of non-irritating vitamin C, so it helps even out skin tone to boot.

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Pacifica Cactus & Kale Lotion ($18)

Don't let the non-green shade on the outside fool you: This kale-powered lotion relies on the superfood to alleviate even the driest complexions while leaving behind the perfect amount of "glow."

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Nip+Fab Kale Fix Makeup Removing Pads ($20)

These hardworking makeup removers are strong enough to erase stubborn eye makeup, yet gentle enough to not irritate sensitive skin types.

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Archipelago Botanicals Blue Sea Kale Scrub ($19)

This version of kale is blue and from the sea, but it still packs in a ton of skin-loving minerals to make a sugar scrub that smells like the perfect fusion between a spa and the ocean.