Woman applying skin care whilst sitting on a bamboo chair, inspired after reading skin care quotes

100 Beauty & Skin Care Quotes To Remind You To Look After Your Skin


Sarah Barthet


This post is all about skin care quotes and beauty captions to inspire healthy skin.

If there is one thing that holds true for every reader, it’s the importance of looking after ourselves, both mentally and physically. And if there’s one place that is not afraid to reveal both our inner and outer well-being, it’s our skin.

As the largest organ in our bodies, our skin demands our attention – whether that’s applying daily sunscreen as protection against sun exposure, keeping it hydrated by drinking water or using products like hyaluronic acid, eating well or practising yoga and meditation to reduce stress levels.

All that said, we can all sometimes forget to give our skin the love and care it deserves. Whatever the reason for doing so, we want you to leave this article feeling inspired to learn more about skin care and to strive for healthy looking skin.

To give you a helping hand, we’ve curated over 75 skin care quotes to inspire you to get you back on the skin indulgence bandwagon. Quotes that will make you want to head to your nearest department store, and explore the isles of the beauty section for the next skin care line to invest in. If your skin care routine is already on point, and you’re just looking out for some quotes about skin care to use on social media, we’ve got you covered too!

Without further ado, here’s every skin care quote you could possibly need – from the inspirational to the downright funny skin care quotes, you’ll be glad you stopped by!

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The Skin Care Quotes Worth Knowing

Woman sitting on bamboo chair applying skin care

Healthy Skin Quotes

We’re kicking off with the skin care quotes that are most important – those that serve as a reminder for maintaining healthy skin as much as is possible. Many of these quotes are unattributed, however where possible, we’ve tried to credit the author where credit is due!

1. Skincare is healthcare.

2. Healthy skin is always in.

3.A good skincare routine, plenty of water and a healthy lifestyle will do far more than the most expensive moisturizer.

4. Your skin is the fingerprint of what is going on inside your body and all skin conditions.

– Dr. Georgiana Donadio

5. Healthy skin is not an overnight process.

– Kelsea Ballerini

6. Always wash your face before you go to bed – skin care is key.

7. Professional skin care treatments are like oil changes for your car – get them regularly.

8. Great skin doesn’t happen after one try. Just like a great body doesn’t happen after one time to the gym.

9. Skincare is not superficial because it’s healthcare. When you have beautiful skin it’s a sign that you have a healthy mind and body.

– Jess Scott, Beauty Blogger

10. Beauty is an experience, nothing else. It is not a fixed pattern or an arrangement of features. It is something felt, a glow or a communicated sense of fineness.

– D. H. Lawrence

11. I like my skin best when it’s clean and glowy, and that comes from sleep, hydration, and happiness.

– Tracee Ellis Ross

12. Skin care is like dieting. You have to invest time and effort. There is no instant miracle cure.

– Karen Grant

13. Facials are my biggest beauty indulgence. Looking good is about having a good base. It’s about taking care of your skin.

– Halle Berry

14. It’s not just what substances you put on your skin. Inappropriate inflammation is rooted in diet, how you handle stress, how you rest, and your exposure to environmental toxins.”

– Andrew Weil

15. I try to do simple but effective things to keep my skin looking healthy and flawless. I drink tons and tons of water. Also, I believe in eating right. You are what you eat.

– Anushka Sharma

16. What is your skin trying to tell you? Often the skin is a metaphor for deeper issues and a way for your body to send up a red flag to warn you that all is not well underneath.

– Dr. Judyth Reichenberg

17. Whenever I am putting on skincare products… Sometimes it really feels like therapy. I am taking care of my skin. I am breathing in essential oils.

– Aimee Song

18. Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty.

– Coco Chanel

19. Healthy skin is a reflection of overall wellness.

– Dr Howard Murad

20. I wouldn’t mind spending a little more time and effort and money on good skin care.

– Catherine O’Hara

21. Take good care of your skin and hydrate. If you have good skin, everything else will fall into place.

– Liya Kebede

22. Beauty is in the skin! Take care of it, oil it, clean it, scrub it, perfume it, and put on your best clothes, even if there is no special occasion, and you’ll feel like a queen.

– Fatima Mernissi

23. If you want sweeter-looking skin, sidestep the sugar. Sugar and highly refined carbohydrates, including white bread, white rice, French fries, and sugar-laded soda, can increase acne.

– Leslie Baumann

24. Sleep, drink water, and treat your skin.

– Georgia Louise

25. Real skin has texture, pores, and even the occasional blemish. The goal is healthy skin, not perfect skin.

– Sean Garrette

26. Loving your skin isn’t vanity, it’s sanity.

– Andre Gide

27. Take time to make your skin happy.

28. Want beautiful skin? Consistency is the key.

29. Skin is a beautiful thing – wear it well.

30. Live, laugh and wear sunscreen!

31. Good skin care is a lifetime commitment.

– Georgia Louise

32. Your skin has a memory. In ten, twenty, thirty years from now, your skin will show the results of how it was treated today. So treat it kindly and with respect.

– Violet Grey

33. Everything comes from the gut. A happy gut is a happy face!

– Georgia Louise

34. Look after yourself from within, and your beauty will shine through on your skin.

– Jana Elston

35. Beautiful glowing skin is the basis to any look.

36. Always wash they day off your face before going to bed.

37. Great skin doesn’t happen by chance – it happens by appointment.

38. In a polite society, a well maintained skincare routine is one of life’s great successes.

– Violet Grey

39. Massage is considered to be an effective method to strengthen the immune system, as it combines essential oil application with touch, entering through the largest organ in our bodies, our skin.

– Amy Leigh Mercree

40. I think women should start to embrace their age. What’s the alternative to getting older? You die. I can’t change the day I was born, but I can take care of my skin, my body and my mind, and try to live my life and be happy.

– Olivia Munn

41. Be patient. Your skin took a while to deteriorate. Give it some time to reflect a calmer inner state.

– Jess C. Scott

42. Don’t forget that healing takes time. Don’t expect to try meditation and a new skincare line and end up with perfect skin in a week. Give yourself the gift of time and patience. The body is a complicated, miraculous system and each body processes change in its own time.

– Yancy Lael

43. Say good morning to your skin with this enchanting treat.

– Amy Leigh Mercree (author of the Essential Oils Handbook and the Apple Cider Vinegar Handbook)

44. Healthy skin is crucial for providing the right canvas for applying make up, to enhance natural beauty and create natural healthy looking skin.

– Caroline Frazer

45. Happiness is a habit. So is your skincare.

– Linden Tyler

46. Filters are great, but skin care is better.

– Renee Rouleau

Natural Beauty – No Makeup Quotes

Next are a few quotes to remind us that makeup is a luxury rather than a necessity, and that you define your own version of beautiful – whether that’s with or without makeup.

47. Taking care of your skin is more important than covering it up.

48. Glowing skin is a result of proper skincare. It means you can wear less makeup and let skin shine through.

– Michael Coulombe

49. A smile is the best makeup any girl can wear.

– Marilyn Monroe

50. I’m a big believer in that if you focus on good skincare, you really won’t need a lot of make-up.

– Demi Moore

51. For me, taking care of your skin is the most important step. You can cover it with all the makeup you have, and it’s still not as nice as beautiful skin.

– Astrid Berges-Frisbey

52. Glowing skin is a result of proper skin care. It means you can wear less make up and let skin shine through.

– Michael Coulombe

53. All the makeup in the world won’t make a difference without great skincare.

– Khloe Kardashian

54. Whether I’m wearing lots of makeup or no makeup, I’m always the same person inside.

– Lady Gaga

55. I believe that all women are pretty without makeup – but with the right makeup can be pretty powerful.

Bobbi Brown

56. Inner beauty needs no makeup.

57. The best foundation is clear skin.

58. Natural beauty is the best beauty of the world.

59. Skin first, makeup second, smile always.

60. The best foundation you can wear is healthy glowing skin.

61. Skincare is essential. Makeup is a choice.

Funny Skincare Quotes and Skincare Puns

62. I regret taking such good care of my skin – said no one, ever.

63. May your skin be glowing and your coffee strong.

64. Facials. Because filters aren’t available in real life.

65. There are now skin products supposedly created with 24-karat gold extract. I guess if financial times got really tough, you could always pawn your own head.

– Gina Barreca

66. I’m tired of all this nonsense about beauty being only skin-deep. That’s deep enough. What do you want, an adorable pancreas?

– Jean Kerr

67. Aging is a fact of life. Looking your age is not.

– Dr Howard Murad

68. I’m nicer when my skin looks good.

69. The best wrinkle is the one your never get.

70. Beautiful skin requires commitment, not a miracle.

Erno Laszlo

71. Your makeup game will never be a 10 if your skincare game is only a 2.

72. You are one facial away from a good mood.

73. You can’t treat your skin like a flip flop and expect it to look like a Louboutin.

74. I got 99 problems but my skin ain’t one.

75. Your skin is 90% of your selfie.

76. Do you have any hobbies? Yes, skincare.

77. I’m a better person when I’m moisturized.

78. I’d rather invest in my skin than a handbag.

– Georgia Louise

79. Be picky with your time, your friends and your skincare.

80. Money can’t buy happiness, but it can buy skincare products.

81. By the time I’m done with my night-time skincare routine, it will be time for the morning one.

82. Life is short. Buy the serum.

83. There are now skin products supposedly created with 24 karat gold extract. I guess if financial times got really tough, you could always pawn your own head.

– Gina Barreca

**BONUS** Useful Skin Care Sayings and Beauty Quotes

And last but not least, here’s just a few extra sayings that we came across and wanted to throw in.

84. Good things come to those who double cleanse.

85. Invest your skin. It’s going to represent you for a very long time.

86. Be good to your skin. You’ll wear it every day for the rest of your life.

– Renee Rouleau

87. The trick is to age honestly and gracefully and make it look great, so that everyone looks forward to it.

– Emma Thompson

88. Skin care is a journey. Enjoy the process.

89. Your skin routine is a bank account. Invest wisely.

90. I do not like standard beauty – there is no beauty without strangeness.

– Karl Lagerfeld

91. Your skin will only ever be as good as your skincare routine.

92. For most of us, the most common and unfortunate side effect of skin problems is isolation. We don’t want to be seen the way we look. You can hide a lot of physical flaws, but not acne. It’s right there, on the first thing people notice about us – our face. And it’s hard for some of us to imagine that people can see the face – the PERSON – behind the acne.

– Yancy Lael

93. Don’t rely on labels to give you the information you need. Trust only the ingredient list and your gut.

– Liya Kebede

94. Every person should learn to be their own skincare expert.

– Bobbi Brown

95. Skin care is an important part of self-care.

96. Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.

– Mark Twain

97. Good things come to those who double cleanse.

98. Last minute skincare is better than no skincare.

99. May your day be as flawless as your skin.

100. You glow, girl.

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