Follow us on Pinterest
Welcome! Log In | Register |
Log In with

The 2009 Beauty Awards: The Best Beauty Products for Your Face

Our picks for the best skincare and beauty products for your face.

  • Comment Comments (0)
  • Print Print
Jack Miskell
Jack Miskell
Biore Clean Things Up Cleanser
Jack Miskell
Jack Miskell
Jack Miskell
Jack Miskell
Jack Miskell
Prev 8 of 8 Next
Prev 1 of 8 Next

Best Eye Cream

Olay Professional Pro-X Eye Restoration Complex ($42, drugstores)

Caffeine and peptides boost hydration, while vitamin B3 strengthens the delicate skin around the eyes. "I put this on at night, and by morning my crow's-feet looked softer, " says Donna Chellis of Cedar Grove, New Jersey.

RoC Complete Lift Eye Pen, $18.95,
Garnier Nutritioniste Skin Renew Anti-Sun-Damage Eye Cream SPF 15, 12.99,

What do you think of this story? Leave a Comment.

Prev 2 of 8 Next

Best Serum

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex ($47.50,

This nongreasy serum, pumped with skin-repairing enzymes, helps reverse the damage from age accelerators like UV light and pollution. The result: a smoother complexion. "The silky texture is great under night cream," says Elissa Lunder, MD, one of our dermatologist testers.

Neutrogena Anti-Oxidant Booster Serum from Ageless Restoratives, $19.99,
Kinerase HydraBoost Intensive Treatment, $75,

What do you think of this story? Leave a Comment.

Prev 3 of 8 Next

Best Face Wash

Biore Clean Things Up Nourishing Gel Cleanser ($6.99, drugstores)

This light wash dissolves pore-clogging grime and delivers a hydrating punch of skin softeners, such as vitamin E. "It left my skin refreshingly cool and soft after the gym, " says Beth Pedersen of Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Boots Original Beauty Formula Cleansing Milk, $9.99,
C.O. Bigelow Vitamin Boost Cream Cleanser, $10,

What do you think of this story? Leave a Comment.

Prev 4 of 8 Next

Best Moisturizer

Philosophy Divine Illumination ($85,

This anti-ager contains light-reflecting mica for instant radiance. "It gave a dewy glow without too much shine," says Judi Roode of Wrentham, Massachusetts. Over time, ingredients like niacinamide work to wipe out wrinkles.

Clinique Comfort On Call Allergy Tested Relief Cream, $39.50,
Biore Hard Day's Night Overnight Moisturizer, $14.99,

What do you think of this story? Leave a Comment.

Prev 5 of 8 Next

Best Makeup Remover

Wet N Wild Eye Makeup Remover ($1.99, drugstores)

Oil-free and enriched with aloe vera, this gentle formula whisks away waterproof mascara from lids and lashes. Bonus: "I love that it comes in a small, easy-to-pack bottle," says Abigail Oesterling of Butler, Pennsylvania.

Boots Original Beauty Formula Cold Cream, $9.99,
L'Oreal Paris Clean Artiste Makeup Corrector Pen, $10.95,

What do you think of this story? Leave a Comment.

Prev 6 of 8 Next

Best Lip Balm

Blistex Deep Renewal ($2.79, drugstores)

More a lotion than a pucker prettier, this tester fave contains moisture-attracting hyaluronic acid, wrinkle-reducing coenzyme Q-10, plus SPF 15 to keep your pout full and glistening. "SPF on lips is a must -- and this one glides on like silk," Dr. Lunder says.

Hawaiian Tropic Island Berry Aloha Kiss Lip Gloss (SPF 20), $5.35,
Hissyfit Lip Service SPF 50+, $20,

What do you think of this story? Leave a Comment.

Prev 7 of 8 Next

Best Exfoliator

Clean & Clear Morning Burst In-Shower Facial ($6.49, drugstores)

Infused with clay, this scrub makes skin feel "fresh -- as if you'd just had a spa service," says Danielle Chambers of Tolar, Texas. Best of all, no more blackheads: Glycolic acid sinks deep into pores, dissolving dirt and oil.

Aveeno Positively Ageless Warming Scrub, $8.99,
Kate Somerville ExfoliKate Gentle, $65,

Originally published in FITNESS magazine, October 2009.

What do you think of this story? Leave a Comment.

What do you think? Review this slideshow!


Add your comment

You must be logged in to leave a comment. Register | Log In

Please confirm your comment by answering the question below and clicking "Submit Comment."

FITNESS Magazine October 2009
Todays Daily Prize
More Smart Savings
Fitness Magazine on Facebook