For those of you who may not be regular readers of Allure Magazine – Allure Magazine recently conducted it’s annual Best of Beauty Award Winners and Breakthrough Products after testing and retesting nearly 2,000 facial, body, and hair care products. The winners represent the very best NEW Products chosen by the Allure experts.
Below are (10) of the 2008 Best Of Beauty Award Winners:
- FACIAL CLEANSER CATEGORY – FREEZE 24/7 ICE SHIELD FACIAL CLEANSER W/ SCUNSCREEN – This First of it’s Kind Wash-On Facial Cleanser contains an SPF 15 to protect your skin from harmful UVA/UVB rays, while hydrating and clarifying your complexion with powerful anti aging antioxidants and essential oils.
- FACIAL MOISTURIZER CATEGORY – AVEENO ULTRA CALMING DAILY MOISTURIZER SPF 15 – This light, fast absorbing moisturizer contains feverfew and chamomile to soothe the skin while reducing redness, blotchiness and any facial irritations. Works well for all skin types, including sensitive skin and those with rosacea.
- BODY MOISTURIZER CATEGORY – PHILOSOPHY AMAZING GRACE FIRMING BODY EMULSION – This heavenly scented body emulsion is not only a Beauty Award Winner, but was chosen as one of Oprah’s Favorite Things! This multi-tasking firming body emulsion revitalizes dry, wrinkled, or aging skin with a blend of anti aging antioxidants, shea butter, macadamia nut, and olive oils. This very popular intense hydrating lotion gets a 5 star rating!
- NIGHT CREAM CATEGORY – RoC DEEP WRINKLE NIGHT CREAM – RoC is rated the #1 anti aging night cream in France. This non-comedogenic (won’t clog pores), hypoallergenic night cream is clinically proven to knock 10 yrs. off your skin’s appearance. Containing magnesium, zinc, and copper this anti aging formula works through the night when your skin is most receptive, to firm the skin and diminish even the deepest wrinkles. For a product of this quality and effectiveness, this product has a very reasonable price tag!
- EYE TREATMENT CATEGORY – RELASTIN EYE SILK – This super silky anti aging gel penetrates deeply but gently to work with your skin’s own cells to stimulate collagen and elastin formation – diminishing fine lines and wrinkles, undereye puffiness, and dark circles. This Zinc Firming Complex treatment makes a perfect primer for eye makeup.
- BODY WASH CATEGORY – MOLTON BROWN RE-CHARGE BLACK PEPPER BODY WASH – This spicy masculine body wash is a favorite with men! Using black pepper – an intensive antiseptic and detoxifier, and basil, bergamont, amber, and vanilla aromatherapy essential oils, this gel heightens the senses and warms the skin, boosting circulation to energize and awaken while deeply cleansing the skin.
- SHAMPOO CATEGORY – FREDERIC FEKKAI GLOSSING SHAMPOO – This specially formulated shampoo contains pro-vitamin B-5 and olive oil extract to gently clean, moisturize, and nourish the hair. The triple color protection formula protects hair against UV rays and color fading leaving hair glossy, radiant, and lustrous. For normal to dry hair.
- CONDITIONER CATEGORY- FREDERIC FEKKAI GLOSSING CONDITIONER – This lightweight glossing conditioner contains natural humectants like jojoba, sweet almond proteins, and olive oil to moisturize and protect dull, lifeless hair while adding lasting shine and strength to hair. Safe for color treated hair and ideal for normal to dry hair.
- ACNE TREATMENT CATEGORY – MURAD ACNE CONCEALER – This oil-free concealer treats and clears active breakouts with salicylic acid (an acne fighting medication) while providing long lasting coverage. This 5 star rated acne concealer calms and soothes the skin, while concealing blemishes and preventing new breakouts. Comes in light, medium, and medium dark.
- COSMETICS CATEGORY – TWEEZERMAN SLANT TWEEZER – Chosen the 7th year in a row as an Allure Best of Beauty Award Winner, this remarkable little tool is the choice of makeup artists, celebrities, and models. Perfectly aligned hand-held tips are designed to grab every hair, everytime with the smoothest precision. Available in original, red, midnight sky, zebra print, reptile print, and leopard print.