EDITORS' PICKFlora 1761 Essential Primer
All of Flora 1761's products are 8-free, which is an especially nice trait in a base coat (it's the first layer on your nails, after all). This quick-drying primer has an easy-to-work with thin texture and it creates such a smooth surface for your polish.
READERS' CHOICESeche Vite Dry Fast Top Coat
I have never used a top coat as wonderful as this and it does exactly what it says. It's fast-drying and it keeps colors vivid. I can go for a week without any chipping or fading.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONOPI Infinite Shine Gloss
Have a hankering for super shiny nails? This new formulation of the classic fave adds gloss to spare and helps keep your mani safe to boot.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONOPI Drip Dry Lacquer Drying Drops
I love this product! It makes my nails dry super fast and doesn't mess up the color or finish on my nails at all. You don't need very much for each application so this product goes pretty far.
EDITORS' PICKNivea Oil Infused Lotion
This lotion is truly the best of both worlds: The creamy, hydrating texture gets an extra jolt of skin-conditioning moisture, thanks to the oil.
READERS' CHOICEJergens Ultra Healing Extra Dry Skin Moisturizer
What I love about this lotion is that it goes on smoothly and it doesn't leave your skin feeling greasy or oily. It absorbs very quickly and leaves your skin feeling soft and moisturized.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONGlossier Body Hero Daily Perfecting Cream
Ultra-rich and decadently hydrating, this lotion definitely lives up to the hype. You'll also notice some subtle shimmer that nicely boosts your glow. And, of course, Glossier hit it out of the park with the chic minimalist packaging.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONCetaphil Moisturizing Cream
I'm happy to try new moisturizers but I always end up returning to Cetaphil cream. My skin is exceptionally dry and nothing soothes and protects like this cream.
EDITORS' PICKLove Beauty and Planet Murumuru Butter & Rose Body Wash
Thanks to its luxurious rose scent and its even more luxurious creamy lather, you'd never guess this baby came from the drugstore aisle. What a winner, especially for dry skin.
READERS' CHOICEBath & Body Works Aromatherapy Body Wash & Foam Bath
These are very nice. The scents are very complex and well scented but without being overwhelming. They are also quite moisturizing!
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONToo Cool for School Coconut Milky Oil Shower Moisturizing Body Wash
Too Cool for School is always true to its name and that's definitely the case with this moisturizing body wash. The coconut scent will transport you straight to the islands and the gentle light lather cleanses without overstripping your skin.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONPhilosophy Pure Grace Shampoo, Bath & Shower Gel
If you're looking for that classic pure soap scent, then this is a great product for you. It smells clean and crisp and a little goes a long way to create a luxurious foaming experience in the shower.
EDITORS' PICKSecret Freshies Invisible Solid Antiperspirant Deodorant On-The-Go
Secret deodorant has gotten an adorable, portable makeover. Tiny, on-the-go deodorant pods are perfect for tossing in your bag and applying whenever you need a little extra freshness.
READERS' CHOICESecret Fresh Invisible Solid
This deodorant works very well for me; it keeps me feeling dry all day even if it's super hot and humid out and it gives a nice, subtle scent. I don't apply a lot and it still works. It also doesn't leave any marks on my dark clothing, which is a nice plus.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONSchmidt's Charcoal + Magnesium Mineral Enriched Natural Deodorant
Everyone could use a good natural deodorant in their corner and this one's more than capable of getting the job done. The activated charcoal in the formula purifies and absorbs moisture, keeping you smelling fresh all day long.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONDove Sheer Fresh Invisible Dry Spray Antiperspirant
True to its claims, this deodorant does not leave white residue (I even tested it by spraying it directly on a black shirt). If you're a fan of Dove's other Dry Spray iterations, this is a no-brainer.
EDITORS' PICKGucci Bloom Eau de Parfum
With notes of rose and jasmine, this floral fragrance smells just like a summer night. It's classic, yet youthful and fresh, and the sleek, minimalist bottle will look tres chic on your vanity.
READERS' CHOICEPhilosophy Amazing Grace Spray Fragrance
This is one of my favorite colognes. It has a light, feminine scent that is not too overwhelming. To me it smells like clean skin, not too perfumey or heavy. It's my go-to summertime scent.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONPinrose Lil' Dipper
Bright, floral and overall cheer-inducing, Lil Dipper is the perfect combination of peony, mandarin petals and sandalwood. Spritz it on for a daily pick-me-up. Even the pretty lavender bottle exudes happy vibes.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONDolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau de Toilette
As soon as I run out of this perfume I make sure I go and buy it. Smells great! One of my favorite scents, I always get compliments.
EDITORS' PICKOui Shave Rose Gold Razor Set
Worthy of a spot on your vanity, this gorgeous rose gold razor looks and feels so luxe in the palm of your hand. It's weighted and comes with thin, interchangeable blades that give you the closest, smoothest shave.
READERS' CHOICESchick Quattro for Women
I've used the Schick Quattro ever since it came out in stores. I love the fine wires over the blades, which keep me from cutting or nicking myself. This razor is gentle, smooth and gets every hair.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONGillette Venus Platinum Extra Smooth Women's Razor
The classic Venus razor gets a luxurious update with a metal handle that has a pleasant heft to it. It's got everything you love about the regular Venus, plus a space age-sleek new look.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONBic Soleil Shine Disposable Razor
These razors are great for the money. You get 5 blades and a few shaves out of each of them. My legs came out smooth and hair-free and my knees were free of the dreaded nicks I so often get.
EDITORS' PICKClaus Porto Hand Cream
The luxuriously complex fragrances and photogenic packaging makes this hand cream the perfect gift — but you might be tempted to hoard it all for yourself. The texture is creamy and hydrating yet pleasantly light and it absorbs right away without leaving you with greasy paws.
READERS' CHOICEBurt's Bees Honey & Grapeseed Hand Cream
Perfect if you live in place that gets cold and your hands get very dry. I use it on my elbows and knees, too. It's so moisturizing and perfect.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONLe Petit Marseillais Shea Butter, Sweet Almond & Argan Oil Nourishing Hand Cream
Francophiles, rejoice: This drugstore aisle gem lets you live out your French pharmacy dreams on a budget. The sweet almond fragrance is delicate without being overpowering and your hands will thank you for the TLC.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONAhava Mineral Hand Cream
What a great, nourishing hand cream. I can never have enough of this cream in my bags, in the office, when traveling... just a fresh-smelling and moisturizing cream.
EDITORS' PICKSally Hansen Insta-Dri
With a perfectly shaped brush that's just the right amount of firm and a pigmented formula that's full-coverage in one swipe, this nail polish is just about foolproof. You'll have salon-worthy nails in a manner of minutes and, yes, it lives up to its "Insta-Dri" name.
READERS' CHOICEChina Glaze Nail Lacquer with Hardeners
The best thing I like about China Glaze polishes is that it comes in so many vibrant colors. It's good quality, it brushes on smoothly, dries quickly and chips less frequently.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONEssie Treat Love & Color Nail Lacquer
A richly pigmented, high-shine formula that wears for days without chips AND helps treat your nails while it's at it? Sign us up!
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONButter London Nail Lacquer
This is by far the best nail polish that I've found. The color selection is fun and chic and the formula is streak free and easy to work with. LOVE!
EDITORS' PICKDove Exfoliating Body Polish Crushed Macadamia & Rice Milk
This body scrub vigorously exfoliates your skin, so you'll feel like brand new. That said, it's gentle enough that you won't feel overworked and the creamy base conditions your skin nicely. Get ready to say hello to baby soft skin.
READERS' CHOICESoap & Glory Flake Away Body Polish
This scrub really does away with flakes! It's quite grainy and sloughs off dry skin very well. The smell is heavenly too.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONHarper + Ari Exfoliating Sugar Cubes
It doesn't get any cuter than these suger cubes, but don't be fooled: they actually work. The sugar acts as a gentle exfoliant and the shea butter base conditions like you wouldn't believe, so they soften your skin in more ways than one. Plus, the novelty factor is real, officially making this the perfect gift for your hard-to-shop-for friends.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONThe Body Shop Shea Body Scrub
This is the perfect body scrub! It has great scrubbing and exfoliating power but also lots of skin-softening shea butter, so you don't even need to moisturize afterwards — though it doesn't leave your skin greasy, just very soft.
EDITORS' PICKCoola Organic Sunless Tan Dry Oil Mist
For the most natural sunless tan, try this easy-to-spray dry oil tanner and rub in. It fades gradually, is hydrating and doesn't leave any hint of streaks.
READERS' CHOICEL'Oreal Paris Sublime Bronze Tinted Self-Tanning Lotion
This is hands down the best value self-tanner. There is no overwhelming smell, I love the color, the tint to guide and how quickly it dries.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONJames Read Coconut Melting Tanning Balm
Warm this solid coconut oil balm in your hands and apply for a body softening, sunless tan. The formula is supereasy to apply and the tan lasts for days.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONBanana Boat Summer Color Self-Tanning Lotion
Feels great going on and soaks into the skin very well. Smells good before and after use, which is rare. Gives a good color all around.
EDITORS' PICKCarol's Daughter Almond Cookie Oatmeal Bar Soap
This bar soap has all the fixings: It lathers like a dream, it conditions as it cleanses and it smells amazing. Its hefty size also makes it a pretty good deal.
READERS' CHOICECaress Daily Silk Beauty Bar
I use this in the shower alternating between this and a body wash and it makes my skin so soft, smooth and the scent is wonderful. I have very sensitive skin and this soap doesn't irritate me at all.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONDove Anti-Stress Micellar Beauty Bar
With a fresh scent and an even fresher feel, Dove's take on the micellar movement is a winner. The micelles will have you feeling squeaky clean in a cinch and the light floral fragrance works to boost your mood.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONDr. Bronner's Peppermint Pure-Castile Liquid Soap
Dr. Bronner's peppermint body wash is the best way to perk up in the morning. It has a tingling sensation that wakes you up.
EDITORS' PICKSupergoop! Super Power Sunscreen Mousse SPF 50
Who knew sunscreen could be so fun? With its fluffy mousse texture, application is a breeze — far from the chore that your daily SPF routine can sometimes be. Plus, with broad spectrum SPF 50, it protects with the best of them.
READERS' CHOICENeutrogena Ultra Sheer Body Mist Sunblock SPF 30
I've used this sunscreen for years and absolutely love it! Unlike most sunscreens, this one isn't greasy at all. After you apply it and it dries, you can barely tell it's on.
EDITORS' PICK HONORABLE MENTIONBanana Boat Dry Balance Sunscreen Spray
Since this sunscreen sprays on completely clear and dry, you can stay protected without feeling shiny or oily. It's perfect for running around town — all you need is a few quick spritzes and you're instantly good to go.
READERS' CHOICE HONORABLE MENTIONHawaiian Tropic Sheer Touch Ultra Radiance Lotion Sunscreen Broad Spectrum
Love the smell — it will make you constantly reapply for this purpose! I haven't had a sunburn for two summers now, all because of this product.