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Best Anti-Aging Exfoliator 2015

Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant

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Best Anti-Aging Exfoliator 2015
WINNER 2015, 2010

Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant

A few drops of water turn this ultra-fine powder into a creamy paste, then nonabrasive rice bran whisks away dead cells. "It's great for anyone with clogged pores," says N.Y.C. dermatologist Rosemarie Ingleton. Plus, the scrub contains licorice-which evens skin tone-and green tea to protect skin from free radicals.

$52
Best Anti-Aging At-Home Peel 2015

Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Peel

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Best Anti-Aging At-Home Peel 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014

Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Peel

Two steps and a dozen skin benefits? We like the return on that investment. The first of two pads is loaded with cell-renewing, pore- clearing acids. The second transmits protective antioxidants. Together they target everything from acne to age spots, says Dr. Sejal Shah. Dgskincare

$88 for 30 peels
Best Wrinkle Treatment 2015

SkinMedica TNS

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Best Wrinkle Treatment 2015
WINNER 2015, 2013

SkinMedica TNS

Some ingredient lists read like bad science experiments. But "this dual-chamber serum isn’t about the hype-it's doctor's strength and really changes the skin," says Seattle dermatologist Barbara Schell. One slot releases "hundreds of age-defying growth factors that your skin naturally secretes," while the other pumps out restorative peptides and antioxidants. SkinmedicaSkinstoreAmazon

$270
Best Discoloration Treatment 2015

SkinMedica Lytera

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Best Discoloration Treatment 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014

SkinMedica Lytera

Melasma (recurring brown patches caused by hormonal shifts and sun exposure) isn’t pretty. But this brightener is-and so are the results, says Smithtown, N.Y., dermatologist Marina Peredo. Laced with skin- firming vitamin C, moisturizing niacinamide, and anti-aging retinol, it targets isolated dark spots but can also be used to illuminate your entire face.

$125
Best Inexpensive Wrinkle Treatment

Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair

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Best Inexpensive Wrinkle Treatment
WINNER 2015

Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair

Don’t let the price and the delightful scent fool you. This serum, which includes a long-acting form of the clinically proven wrinkle fighter retinol, means business. “Not all retinols are equal. This one has proven efficacy,” says Dr. Joshua Zeichner. Start with biweekly applications, working up to daily use.

$23
Best Eye Cream 2015

Revision Teamine

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Best Eye Cream 2015
WINNER 2015

Revision Teamine

Whether Chinese takeout or a fussy newborn is to blame for your puffy eyes, this thick whip brightens things up with a

one-two punch of “short and long-term benefits,” says Dr. Susan Binder. Mica reflects light, grapeseed oil flushes pooled

blood, and a pentapeptide plays the long game to tighten wrinkles.

$70
Best Wrinkle Laser 2015

 Tria Beauty Age-Defying Laser

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Best Wrinkle Laser 2015
WINNER 2015

 Tria Beauty Age-Defying Laser

There’s not a lot of fine print with this collagen-stimulating fractional laser. Turn it on each day and sweep over your cheeks, forehead, and chin for a few minutes, then watch fine lines fade. “You don’t need a big laser to get big results,” says Dr. Annie Chiu. Some women notice softened lines in two weeks; expect complete results in three months.

$495
Best Eco-Friendly Anti-Aging Treatment 2015

Colorescience Anti-Aging Serum

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Best Eco-Friendly Anti-Aging Treatment 2015
WINNER 2015

Colorescience Anti-Aging Serum

A newcomer on the anti-aging scene, this mineral-based serum has quickly made waves with dermatologists.

Peptides reduce fine lines, hyaluronic acid plumps, and minerals provide a flattering tint to even skin tone. “Women want

to simplify,” says N.Y.C. dermatologist Marina Peredo. “This does it all.”

$150
Best 2014 Editors' Pick

L'Oréal Revitalift Miracle Blur

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Best 2014 Editors' Pick
WINNER 2014

L'Oréal Revitalift Miracle Blur

This fast-acting finishing cream can be worn alone or under makeup to deliver a final dose of oil-absorbing silica and fade the look of fine lines and pores. Instant gratification junkies will be hooked.

$25 Array
Best 2014 Inexpensive Wrinkle Treatment

Olay Regenerist Filling + Sealing

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Best 2014 Inexpensive Wrinkle Treatment
WINNER 2014

Olay Regenerist Filling + Sealing

On George Clooney, eye crinkles are cute. On the rest of us? Not so much, especially once foundation settles in. Devised as an alternative to injectables, this vitamin E–rich ointment instantly fills fine lines around the eyes, forehead, and mouth, says Dr. Shah.

$20
Best 2014 Inexpensive Wrinkle Treatment

ROC Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Night Cream

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Best 2014 Inexpensive Wrinkle Treatment
WINNER 2014

ROC Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Night Cream

If you’re a retinol rookie, this lavish cream is an effective (and affordable) first foray. “People need time to build up tolerance for stronger prescription retinoids,” says Dr. Karyn Grossman, who touts its swift work on fine lines, yawning pores, and brown spots.

$24
Best Serum for Normal Skin 2015

Skinceuticals CE Ferulic

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Best Serum for Normal Skin 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014

Skinceuticals CE Ferulic

Like bodyguards for your skin, vitamins C and E in this serum fight free radicals while ferulic acid boosts collagen. Best of all, unlike many anti-agers, it’s nonirritating, says Dr. Shah, making it safe even for those with supersensitive skin.

$162
Best 2014 Eye Cream

Neocutis Lumière Bio-Restorative

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Best 2014 Eye Cream
WINNER 2014

Neocutis Lumière Bio-Restorative

Dry, puffy undereye bags are a drag. This caffeine-infused formula lightens dark circles and “creates a smoothing effect,” says N.Y.C. dermatologist Ellen Gendler. It also works as a primer for concealer. Baggage? Checked.

$85
Best 2014 Editors' Pick

Silk 'n Face FX At-Home Anti-Aging Device

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Best 2014 Editors' Pick
WINNER 2014

Silk 'n Face FX At-Home Anti-Aging Device

Not into needles? This collagen-boosting hand- held laser uses a mix of heat and light therapy to diminish fine lines, enlarged pores, and even dry skin, in two months. No pain, all gain. Silk 'n

$149 Array
Best 2014 Best Wrinkle Treatment

SkinMedica Retinol Complex .25

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Best 2014 Best Wrinkle Treatment
WINNER 2014

SkinMedica Retinol Complex .25

This elegant formula, which is also available in two stronger dosages, helps defend the face against free radicals and is even suitable for dry skin.

$60
Best 2014 Exfoliator

Aveeno Positively Radiant Skin Brightening Daily Scrub

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Best 2014 Exfoliator
WINNER 2014

Aveeno Positively Radiant Skin Brightening Daily Scrub

Some scrubs can leave microscopic lacerations in their wake, but the round microbeads in this soy-based brightener are gentle enough for daily exfoliating, says Dr. Emmy Graber.

$7
Best 2013 Discoloration/Brightening Cream

Elure Advanced Lightening Lotion

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Best 2013 Discoloration/Brightening Cream
WINNER 2013

Elure Advanced Lightening Lotion

Fact: Women with melasma and dark spots often have acne too. (We know—bummer.) This lotion won’t aggravate pimples the way other brightening lotions can, as it relies on “an enzyme to gradually break up demarcations,” says Dr. Jaliman.

$150
Best 2014 Exfoliating Brush

Clarisonic Aria

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Best 2014 Exfoliating Brush
WINNER 2014

Clarisonic Aria

Like a street sweeper for dead skin cells and dulling debris, this tool clears the way so that serums and anti-agers can get the job done. The head massages at three speeds (from delicate to deep cleaning), but all “give your skin the glowy look that everyone wants,” says N.Y.C. dermatologist Anthony Rossi.

$199
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