WELCOME TO THE 11TH ANNUAL TOTALBEAUTY AWARDS

We tested and you voted… get ready to meet the best beauty products of the year.

Acne Treatment
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EDITORS' PICK

Dermalogica Age Bright Spot Fader

We love that this handy spot treatment is designed to tackle both acne and post-acne marks. It's formulated with salicylic acid to clear pores and niacinamide to help fade spots, as well as a proprietary AGE Bright Complex to brighten and prevent over-drying.

READERS' CHOICE

CeraVe Acne Foaming Cream Cleanser

Can you believe that this lipstick is only $3? It glides evenly onto lips with great coverage and pigmentation. Another bonus? It wears well in the long haul.

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Cleanser
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EDITORS' PICK

HoliFrog Tashmoo Water Lily Nourishing Milky Wash

What a dreamy cleanser! this ultra-gentle milky face wash is a true joy to use. It's pH-balanced and packed with nourishing botanicals, making it a true treat for even the most sensitive of complexions.

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Differin Daily Refreshing Cleanser

Though Differin is best known for its acne treatments, this cleanser is a horse of a different color. Thanks to its soap-free, low lather formulation, it's perfect for soothing and cleaning your skin (be it acne-prone or not).

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Exfoliant
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EDITORS' PICK

DHC Moisture-Rich Clarifying Peeling Gel

We love a good peeling gel, and this one from cult favorite Japanese brand DHC does not disappoint! It exfoliates like a treat; leaving your skin feeling extra bouncy and fresh.

READERS' CHOICE

The Inkey List Alpha Hydroxy Acid

The Inkey List's no-nonsense packaging (and equally no-nonsense pricepoint) is hard to pass up. This exfoliating serum handily does its job. Apply it before bed and wake up to smoother, clearer skin!

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Eye Treatment
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EDITORS' PICK

Vichy Mineral 89 Eyes

This light-as-air eye serum is formulated with hyaluronic acid and caffeine, which makes it perfect for perking up your eye area. It glides right on and feels decadently hydrating.

READERS' CHOICE

Glow Recipe Avocado Melt Retinol Eye Sleeping Mask

What with its encapsulated retinol and avocado, this eye mask works to smooth fine lines in a gentle way. Use it the night before a big job interview (or date) for a boost!

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Face Oil
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EDITORS' PICK

Indie Lee Daily Vitamin Infusion

This fast-absorbing face oil features a nourishing blend of squalane, rosehip and avocado oil, as well as ceramides and vitamin C. Though lightweight, it's quite hydrating. We also love that it provides antioxidant protection against free radicals.

READERS' CHOICE

Farmacy Honey Grail Ultra-Hydrating Face Oil

With an ingredient list that includes honey, sea buckthorn oil and a special "5-Flower Oil Blend," this face oil is luxuriously moisturizing. A little goes a long way towards boosting your glow.

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Face Sunscreen SPF 30+
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EDITORS' PICK

Dermalogica Prisma Protect SPF30

It doesn't get much better than this elegant sunscreen formula: It offers great sun protection, feels great on the skin and adds some lightweight moisture as well.

READERS' CHOICE

First Aid Beauty Weightless Liquid Mineral Sunscreen with Zinc Oxide SPF 30

As its name implies, this mineral sunscreen is really is "weightless" — and it blends like a dream, to boot.

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Makeup Remover
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EDITORS' PICK

Vichy Purete Thermale Mineral Micellar Water for Sensitive Skin

This gentle micellar water basically disappears your makeup — and it does so without triggering any pesky irritation in the process.

READERS' CHOICE

Versed Baby Cheeks

We love a good multi-use product, and as a makeup remover/hydrating toner, this baby totally fits the bill. It's the perfect first step for your skin care routine!

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Mask
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EDITORS' PICK

Julep Ready Set Refresh

This three-step mask is like a spa day in a box! It comes with a bio-cellulose sheet mask, an ampoule and a sleeping pack; each more dewifying and soothing than the last.

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Versed Photos Please Brightening Tightening Mask

With 12 applications per pouch, this mask is quite the steal. The clay is creamy and easy to apply, and we love that it felt gentle-yet-refreshing on our skin.

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Moisturizer
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EDITORS' PICK

Bliss Rose Gold Rescue Rose Water Moisturizer

It's not every day that you meet a moisturizer that's a) ultra-hydrating without being suffocating, b) safe for sensitive skin and c) quite the steal. Get ready to meet your new holy grail.

READERS' CHOICE

Tatcha The Dewy Skin Cream

When it comes to cultivating a gorgeous, woke-up-like-this glow, Tatcha continues to reign supreme. Think of this luxurious face cream as jumper cables for your tired complexion.

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Serum
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EDITORS' PICK

Bliss Glow & Hydrate Day Hyaluronic Serum

Thanks to a hard-working blend of hyaluronic acid, vitamin E and niacinamide, this serum is ideal for hydrating and brightening your skin. Plus, it's oh-so soothing and absorbs like a dream!

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CeraVe Resurfacing Retinol Serum

This serum combines encapsulated retinol with ingredients like licorice root extract, niacinamide and ceramides to really give your complexion a new outlook on life. It's especially great for breakout-prone skin, as it helps to lighten acne scars.

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Toner/Facial Mist/Essence
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EDITORS' PICK

Then I Met You The Giving Essence

We love this essence, full stop. It's packed with top-notch ingredients, from hydrating polyglutamic acid, to antioxidant-rich black chokeberry extract, to the near-magical fermented galactomyces. The user experience is wonderful and our skin has never felt so touchably soft!

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Tower 28 SOS Daily Rescue Facial Spray

Featuring naturally anti-microbial hydrochlorous acid, this face spray is quite the gamechanger, especially for acne-prone skin. It's oh-so soothing and helps to keep breakouts at bay!

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