The beauty industry never ceases to amaze us. Take our annual global award winners, for example: a chameleon-like foundation that nourishes skin; a futuristic, super-hydrating sheet mask; and a mascara that bends all the rules. Our panel of 24 international journalists tested out hundreds of products and named these the best. Dream results, meet reality.More
Multitasking has never looked so good: This lipcolor has the long-lasting pigment of a lipstick; the hydration of a balm (credit the jojoba and coconut oils); and a finish so shiny, you'd think it was a gloss. (We'd also rave about the chic packaging, but we'll let our jurors speak for themselves below.)
Chanel Rouge Coco Stylo Complete Care Lipshine, $37; nordstrom.com.
THE JURY SPEAKS:
"The pen-like shape is super-practical and glides on nicely. This is one of the first lipcolors I've actually finished."
"The stick applicator changes the way you apply lipstick."
"In addition to the packaging, which I love, this formula is soft, smooth, and so comfortable to wear."
When you think of sensitive-skin formulas, ho-hum clinical options probably come to mind. Not so with this luxe, creamy moisturizer. It's made with just 10 ingredients, each specifically selected to help soothe reactive skin, including hydrating glycerin and antioxidant-rich silver needle tea extract.
Chanel La Solution 10 de Chanel Sensitive Skin Cream, $110; nordstrom.com.
THE JURY SPEAKS:
"Safe on sensitive skin and dermatologist-tested, this checks all the boxes for a top-shelf moisturizer."
"What your skin dreams of."
"Active ingredients that actually work, and a perfectly delicious texture."