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Best Scrub 2015

Caudalie Deep Cleansing

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Best Scrub 2015
WINNER 2015

Caudalie Deep Cleansing

Microparticles gently lift dead skin cells without any rips or tears, leaving skin primed for quenching grape pulp. "A lot of scrubs are made for oily skin," says Dr. Chiu. "This one is whipped and creamy, so it moiusturizers as it exfoliates. I don't know of any other like it." 

$35
Best Eye Cream for Dry Skin 2015

Neocutis Lumière

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Best Eye Cream for Dry Skin 2015
WINNER 2015

Neocutis Lumière

At a microscopic .05 millimeters, the skin around the eyes is the body’s thinnest, so it’s especially prone to drying out. This non-sensitizing formula won’t cause additional inflammation, says Dr. Mitchel Goldman. Even more, the moisture douse can “temporarily make fine lines disappear.” 

$90
Best Cleanser for Dry Skin 2015

CeraVe Hydrating

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Best Cleanser for Dry Skin 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014, 2012

CeraVe Hydrating

A multipurpose performer, this milky fluid rids skin of grime and boosts hydration. Chock- full of barrier-bolstering ceramides and hydrating fatty and hyaluronic acids, the odorless formula leaves skin soft and fresh- looking—feeling squeaky clean with no stings, says L.A. dermatologist Jessica Wu. Drugstore.com

$14 for 12 fl. oz.
Best Night Cream for Dry Skin 2015

SkinMedica Dermal Repair

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Best Night Cream for Dry Skin 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014

SkinMedica Dermal Repair

After a long day of exposure to the elements, dry skin deserves a reviving cocktail. This potent mix of skin- plumping hyaluronic acid and free-radical- scavenging antioxidants makes for a refreshing skin soother. “It penetrates well and hydrates without being sticky or greasy,” says N.Y.C. dermatologist Jennifer MacGregor. Skinmedica

$124
Best Night Cream for Dry Skin 2015

SkinMedica Dermal Repair

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Best Night Cream for Dry Skin 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014

SkinMedica Dermal Repair

After a long day of exposure to the elements, dry skin deserves a reviving cocktail. This potent mix of skin- plumping hyaluronic acid and free-radical- scavenging antioxidants makes for a refreshing skin soother. “It penetrates well and hydrates without being sticky or greasy,” says N.Y.C. dermatologist Jennifer MacGregor. Skinmedica

$124
Best Mask 2015

Kiehl's Ultra Facial Overnight

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Best Mask 2015
WINNER 2015

Kiehl's Ultra Facial Overnight

“Overnight mask” may sound like a giant mess, but this lightweight gel won’t gunk up your linens. “You get tremendous hydration as you sleep, thanks to squalene, a botanical lipid that helps the skin retain water,” says Dr. Ranella Hirsch.

$35
Best Daytime Moisturizer for Dry Skin with SPF 2015

CeraVe SPF 30

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Best Daytime Moisturizer for Dry Skin with SPF 2015
WINNER 2015

CeraVe SPF 30

For a complexion as cracked and craggy as the Badlands, this quick-absorbing hydrator is like a much-needed summer

rain. A combo of physical and chemical blockers plays defense against sun as ceramides work to “repair dry patches,” says Dr. Rosemarie Ingleton.

$14
Best 2013 Mask for Dry Skin

Avène Soothing

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Best 2013 Mask for Dry Skin
WINNER 2013

Avène Soothing

Professional results, minus the sermonizing. This dreamy formula, derived from skin-calming thermal water, instantly soothes and pampers red, dry skin. So much so that N.Y.C. dermatologist Rosemarie Ingleton suggests it for post-laser and post-peel patients.

$26
Best 2013 Moisturizer for Dry Skin

Cetaphil UVA/UVB Defense SPF 50

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Best 2013 Moisturizer for Dry Skin
WINNER 2013

Cetaphil UVA/UVB Defense SPF 50

This lightweight formula won’t play favorites: It hydrates as well as it protects, says N.Y.C. dermatologist Jeffrey Weinberg, who keeps coupons for this go-to moisturizer in his office. Laced with micronized titanium dioxide, the broad-spectrum block is sensitive enough for even rosacea and eczema sufferers.

$14
Best 2012 Exfoliator for Dry Skin

Fresh Sugar Face Polish

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Best 2012 Exfoliator for Dry Skin
WINNER 2012

Fresh Sugar Face Polish

Washington, D.C., dermatologist Noelle Sherber says this all-natural exfoliator gives dry skin just what it’s hungry for: invigorating brown sugar and soothing wild strawberries. Together the duo hydrates while it sloughs. Plus, with its yummy scent, you get some addictive aromatherapy to boot.

$55
Editors' Pick 2012

Philosophy Turbo Booster C Powder

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Editors' Pick 2012
WINNER 2012

Philosophy Turbo Booster C Powder

Vitamin C is one of the best things you can put on your face to fight free radicals and fade dark spots. This stuff has loads of it. Use it alone, or mix it with your favorite SPF moisturizer for extra sun-fighting protection.

$35
Best 2012 Cleanser for Dry Skin

CeraVe Hydrating Skin Cleanser

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Best 2012 Cleanser for Dry Skin
WINNER 2012

CeraVe Hydrating Skin Cleanser

Soap-and fragrance-free, this milky formula gets it just right. "It contains ceramides that help hydrate and calm the skin," says N.Y.C. dermatologist Rosemarie Ingleton. But it’s not the least bit heavy, so it won’t clog pores or leave a residue, adds Adam Kolker, a plastic surgeon in N.Y.C.

$13
Best 2012 Night Cream for Dry Skin

CeraVe PM

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Best 2012 Night Cream for Dry Skin
WINNER 2012

CeraVe PM

“A huge win,” says Boston dermatologist Ranella Hirsch of this non-fussy, hardworking formula, which boasts hyaluronic acid (the same skin plumper used in Restylane injections) and barrier-building ceramides and niacinamide. And it’s time-released, so skin stays dewy all night.

$14
Best 2011 Face Tool

Clarisonic Mia Sonic Skin Cleansing System

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Best 2011 Face Tool
WINNER 2011

Clarisonic Mia Sonic Skin Cleansing System

Unlike coarse scrubs, this high-tech tool sloughs away dead skin cells and decongests pores without scratching. In fact, the oscillating bristles are so soft and pliant, they can go to work twice a day, says Karyn Grossman, a dermatologist in Santa Monica, Calif.

$149
Best 2011 Cleanser for Dry Skin

Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser

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Best 2011 Cleanser for Dry Skin
WINNER 2011

Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser

A milky formula that's "tough enough to wash away stubborn makeup and dirt," says N.Y.C. dermatologist Virgil Hatcher, but so mild, it doesn't leave skin feeling parched.

$12/16 fl. oz.
Best 2011 Eco-Friendly Facial Cleanser for Dry Skin

Aveda Green Science Perfecting Cleanser

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Best 2011 Eco-Friendly Facial Cleanser for Dry Skin
WINNER 2011

Aveda Green Science Perfecting Cleanser

This creamy wash offers a range of complexion-correcting ingredients in one tidy package made from 90 percent post-consumer recycled material. Glucosamine gently moisturizes and exfoliates, ceramides restore skin's natural barrier, and cactus extracts help boost collagen production. All this without stripping skin, says New Jersey dermatologist Jeanine B. Downie.

$35
Best 2011 Mask for Dry Skin

SkinCeuticals Hydrating B5 Masque

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Best 2011 Mask for Dry Skin
WINNER 2011

SkinCeuticals Hydrating B5 Masque

Less drastic (and costly) than line-plumping fillers, this weightless gel sinks right in and delivers a quick shot of hyaluronic acid the same ingredient used in Restylaneto lock in moisture and soften the appearance of wrinkles, says N.Y.C. plastic surgeon Mauro Romita.

$52
Best 2010 Night Cream for Dry Skin

Clinique Youth Surge Night Moisturizer

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Best 2010 Night Cream for Dry Skin
WINNER 2010

Clinique Youth Surge Night Moisturizer

The intensely hydrating wheat bran in this dense emulsion instantly plumps parched skin, while antioxidant-rich mulberry roots and rosemary leaf extracts help minimize wrinkle-inducing free-radical damage.

$49/1.7 oz.
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