You know that fresh-from-the-gym phenomena when your legs instantly look tighter and your arms more toned? Yep, nothing beats it—and that's why beauty companies have taken pains to recreate the effect through firming products. Now available in lightweight, serum-like formulations, these cellulite smoothers provide an instant (albeit temporary) boost between workouts.
nordstrom.com) improves the elasticity of mature skin thanks to a blend of plant and essential oils.
bloomingdales.com) might just be the ticket.
sephora.com) is so lightweight (and non-greasy) that we're willing to let it slide.
drugstore.com) comes with a small price tag, but a big promise—improved firmness in as little as 10 days.
Soap & Glory
Soap & Glory Sit Tight Intense XS ($23; soapandglory.com) is jam-packed with a patented caffeine complex that stimulates circulation and visibly smooths cellulite.
net-a-porter.com) boosts collagen and strengthens elasticity thanks to its peptide- and amino acid-rich formula.