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Best Night Cream for Oily Skin 2015

SkinCeuticals Renew Overnight Oily

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Best Night Cream for Oily Skin 2015
WINNER 2015, 2012

SkinCeuticals Renew Overnight Oily

Good things come to those who wait—or those who apply this before bed. Five kinds of hydroxy acids slough dead skin, orange oil unplugs pores, and a blend of botanicals goes to work on fine lines. Of course it doesn’t hurt that "it smells good enough to eat," says N.Y.C. dermatologist Debra Jaliman.

$61
Best Serum for Oily Skin 2015

SkinCeuticals Phloretin CF Gel

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Best Serum for Oily Skin 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014

SkinCeuticals Phloretin CF Gel

This easily absorbed blend of antioxidants is your first line of defense against the environmental toxins that target your face. Plus, the gel formula is much friendlier to oily complexions than serums are (they tend to feel sticky), says N.Y.C. dermatologist Leslie Baumann. Skinceuticals

$162
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 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 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 Night Cream

CeraVe PM

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Best 2014 Night Cream
WINNER 2014

CeraVe PM

Thanks to its time-release technology, this non-greasy moisturizer doses skin with plumping hyaluronic acid and repairing ceramides while you snooze, says Boston dermatologist Emmy Graber. Like a soothing blanket, it also layers well over other treatments, such as retinoids.

$13
Best 2013 Serum

Neocutis Bio-Restorative

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Best 2013 Serum
WINNER 2013

Neocutis Bio-Restorative

Consider this your Dewey decimal system: .1 percent human-growth factor and .5 percent hyaluronic acid deliver skin that's more radiant and firmer in just 30 days.

$200
Best 2012 AcneTreatment for Oily Skin

Mario Badescu Drying Lotion

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Best 2012 AcneTreatment for Oily Skin
WINNER 2012

Mario Badescu Drying Lotion

This potent pink cream strikes out both minor and major-league zits with colloidal sulfur and salicylic acid, and prevents new ones from forming. All in all, "it works wonders," says Boston plastic surgeon Ramsey Alsarraf.

$17
Best 2012 Night Cream for Normal Skin

Olay Regenerist Recovery

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Best 2012 Night Cream for Normal Skin
WINNER 2012

Olay Regenerist Recovery

In their effort to soften fine lines, some anti-agers leave skin red or dry. (Hello, irony.) This formula is "hydrating and effective without the intensity that causes irritation," says Beverly Hills dermatologist Robin Schaffran. Particularly impressive is its generous helping of peptides and niacinamide, which have been shown to stimulate collagen and diminish the look of wrinkles.

$19
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 Inexpensive Night Cream for Normal Skin

Olay Regenerist Deep Hydration Regenerating Cream

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Best 2011 Inexpensive Night Cream for Normal Skin
WINNER 2011

Olay Regenerist Deep Hydration Regenerating Cream

"There's some real science behind it," says New Orleans dermatologist Mary P. Lupo of this intensely hydrating formula. Amino peptides (small portions of proteins) repair the skin's lipid barrier while you sleep. Translated from nerd-speak: It smooths complexions and fine lines-fast.

$19
Best 2011 Inexpensive Night Cream for Sensitive Skin

Eucerin Redness Relief Soothing Night Crème

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Best 2011 Inexpensive Night Cream for Sensitive Skin
WINNER 2011

Eucerin Redness Relief Soothing Night Crème

This fragrance-free cream, which is infused with anti-inflammatory licorice-root extract, leaves delicate skin radiant, not ruddy. "My patients have gotten great results with it," says N.Y.C. dermatologist Susan Binder.

$15/1.7 oz.
Best 2010 Night Cream for Normal Skin

Olay Definity Restorative Night Cream

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Best 2010 Night Cream for Normal Skin
WINNER 2010

Olay Definity Restorative Night Cream

This satiny whip gets down to business while you sleep, infusing collagen-plumping, skin-brightening glucosamine "deep below the surface," says N.Y.C. facial plastic surgeon Steven Pearlman. The results are "as good as you get from a more expensive product, without the high price," says L.A. dermatologist Debra Luftman.

$21/1.7 oz.
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.
Best 2010 Night Cream for Sensitive Skin

Aveeno Ultra Calming Night Cream

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Best 2010 Night Cream for Sensitive Skin
WINNER 2010

Aveeno Ultra Calming Night Cream

Anti-inflammatory ingredients such as feverfew, oatmeal, and moisturizing soy keep redness at bay. Even the most touchy complexions aren't aggravated, says San Diego dermatologic surgeon Mitchel Goldman.

$150/1.7 oz.
Best 2010 Spot Treatment

Olay Pro-X Discoloration Fighting Concentrate

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Best 2010 Spot Treatment
WINNER 2010

Olay Pro-X Discoloration Fighting Concentrate

Spiked with antioxidants, collagen-plumping glucosamine, and skin-brightening vitamin B3, this gel will "fade brown spots almost as effectively as a prescription cream," says N.Y.C. dermatologist Lisa Airan, who stresses the importance of wearing sunscreen with it for optimal results.

$47
Editors' Pick 2010

NIA 24 Eye Repair Complex

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Editors' Pick 2010
WINNER 2010

NIA 24 Eye Repair Complex

The star ingredient in this rich cream: pro-niacin, a molecule that speeds cell turnover, resulting in smoother, brighter skin. There's also a dose of vitamins C and E to guard against free-radical damage and licorice extract to fade dark spots.

$65 Array
Best 2009 Night Cream for Normal Skin

RevaleSkin Night Cream

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Best 2009 Night Cream for Normal Skin
WINNER 2009

RevaleSkin Night Cream

Infused with coffeeberry extract (an antioxidant that Virginia dermatologist David McDaniel likens to "turbocharged green tea"), this silky formula tackles fine lines and age spots. We love that it sinks in twice as fast as most other night creams.

$120
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