The Best Beauty Products in the World: Marie Claire's Prix Awards 2022

The elite in skincare, cosmetics, and haircare, according to our global beauty editors.

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New cosmetics are flourishing, with numerous launches leading to sometimes difficult choices. This year, for the 36th edition of the Prix d’Excellence awards, Marie Claire editors from around the globe tested dozens of new products, debating the most innovative ones to include. After months of deliberating, we landed on six international prizes, six U.S. winners, and one transatlantic honoree. Clean coloring, ethical skincare, natural makeup, comforting balms, regenerating serums: Discover the best new beauty products in the world.

International Awards

Global Prize for a Brand

More From the Beauty Issue

American Winners

Transatlantic Winner

Deena Campbell
Beauty Director

Deena Campbell is the Beauty Director of Marie Claire where she oversees beauty and health content on all platforms. Deena joined Marie Claire after a decade-long career as an editor in print and digital media. Before joining the brand, she managed editorial content for L’Oréal owned and In 2015, she launched’s hair channel where she received Time Inc.'s Henry R. Luce Award, shortly before joining’s staff as Senior Beauty Editor. Along with her editorial positions, she also consulted on content and marketing strategies for beauty companies including DevaCurl and Dove, and has appeared at various speaking events and live television segments.