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See the Best in Beauty & Skincare with Experts’ Choice

See the Best in Beauty & Skincare with Experts’ Choice
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It’s time to announce the winners of SkinStore’s first annual Experts' Choice! As one of the US’s leading online sources for luxury skincare and beauty, our skincare professionals and customers have nominated through reviews and product comparisons to select the Top 12 best products in their respective category. Did your favorite product make the cut? See our top of the line products for 2019! 

Best In Retinol

SkinMedica Retinol Complex 1.0

This exclusive, and now award-winning, retinol formula by SkinMedica is encapsulated with an antioxidant complex, enhancing skin texture and minimizing irritation. We came, we saw, and we loved what years of innovative research has brought to the table.

Best In Vitamin C

SkinCeuticals C E Ferulic with 15% L-Ascorbic Acid Vitamin C Serum

Perfect for all skin tones, this serum is a triple threat against free radicals, the first signs of aging, and dehydration. And with an application that lasts over 72 hours, we couldn’t deny its effectivity in keeping and maintaining the skin’s youthful complexion, and it’s well-deserved spot topping Vitamin C.

Best In Glycolic Acid

DERMAdoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Healthy Toner with Glycolic and Lactic Acid

This dual alpha hydroxy acid formulation removes excess skin oils, impurities and make-up, without leaving skin dry or irritated. It also promotes cellular turnover, revealing new skin, and is dermatologist approved. With DERMAdoctor, we received a true Expert’s Choice.

Best In Rosehip

Jurlique Moisture Replenishing Day Cream

An international sensation, this nourishing moisturizing cream delivers lasting hydration to leave even dry skin feeling soft and supple. Formulated with Jurlique’s own farm-grown botanicals and high-performance plant-based oils, we support and award Jurlique with the Best in Rosehip title.

Best In Hyaluronic Acid

PCA SKIN Hyaluronic Acid Boosting Serum

Working at the surface, under, and deep into the skin, PCA’s acid boosting serum brings professional level skincare to your home with it’s Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid to plump the appearance of fine lines, and stimulate the skin’s natural hyaluronic acid production process for 24-hour moisturization and long-term anti-aging effects.

Best In Salicylic Acid

Paula's Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant

Physical exfoliants are tricky, which is why Paula’s Choice is our choice for the best in Salicylic Acid. Utilizing this key ingredient, it chemically exfoliates the surface layer of skin, helping dissolve dead cells and unclog pores for a more even and refined texture. And to soothe the skin, the exfoliant also has Green Tea to neutralize free radicals and boost elasticity with it’s anti-aging properties.

Best In SPF

Elta MD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46

Offering summer sun protection and evening of skin tone, it’s no surprise Elta MD placed top for Best in SPF! Perfect for sensitive skin, this SPF also treats acne and discoloration with a clear finish without being greasy or interfering with your skin regimen.

Best In Haircare: Shampoo

Christophe Robin Cleansing Purifying Scrub

A multi-award winner, this scalp scrub will soothe even the most sensitive of scalp concerns. The grains in this non-abrasive formula stimulate microcirculation in the scalp to supply the maximum amount of nutrients to the hair while also providing moisture to minimize dryness. That’s why Christophe Robin’s bestseller and show stopper is our contender for Best in Hair.

Best Set In Haircare

Alterna Anti-Aging Caviar Shampoo+Conditioner

If caviar’s in the name, you know it means business.

Sulfate and paraben free, this haircare combo restores moisture while also protecting your hair from future damage. Plus, it resists color fading to make your summer hair last in long, beautiful tresses.

Best In Eye Cream

Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Ferulic and Retinol Eye Cream

For the Best in Eye Cream, we wanted high impact ingredients and results we can see, and that spot can only go to this vitamin packed eye cream. Plant-based Ferulic Acid is brimming with antioxidants to help optimize the efficiency of Retinol and vitamins as well as neutralize environmental aggressors, with soothing extracts of Willow Bark and Cucumber adding instant refreshment.

Best In Masks

Dermalogica Multivitamin Power Recovery Masque

2019 is the year of masks. But the Best in Masks goes to Dermalogica. Helping skin recover from damage and boosting it’s natural barrier properties, this mask promotes healthy tissue regeneration with a powerful concentration of antioxidant vitamins for mature or prematurely-aging skin.

Best In Skincare Devices

Foreo Luna 3

Deemed the softest skincare device in the beauty world, FOREO took the spot for skincare devices due to its speed and efficiency in cleansing. With 30% softer silicone touch-points and T-Sonic technology, LUNA 3 lifts away dirt, oil, and excess sebum with a 1-minute cleansing routine while a targeted firming facial massage leaves skin smoother and younger-looking. Also, there's one for every and any skin type.

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