LancÃ´me Teint Idole Ultra 24H Foundation
Eight years of research went into creating this silky, buildable base, which hides every last blemish and dries down to a matte (never flat) finish that lasts all day. In 28 shades.
Kiehl’s Creme de Corps Whipped Body Butter
The unassuming yellow tub has become a family favorite among readers, thanks to its rich, fast-absorbing moisturizers, like squalene, that don’t leave skin sticky.
Lather Bamboo Lemon-grass Foaming Body Scrub
This innovative scrub is made from powdered bamboo that foams up like soap when massaged onto wet skin. Bonus: It washes off clean, with no slippery residue on skin—or the tub.
Clarins Self Tanning Instant Gel
A two-time road-test winner, this iconic formula is repeatedly lauded for its mess-free application (it goes on clear) and natural-looking finish. The glow-extending extracts are a major plus.
Laura Mercier Moisture CrÃ¨me SPF 15
This SPF-laced super lotion scores with makeup pros and dermatologists for its fragrance-free, noncomedogenic formula that primes as well as it protects and treats.
Clinique Super City Block
Testers loved this classic formula in 2006 and remain loyal because it checks all of the boxes: heavy on protection, lightweight on skin, easy to blend, and doesn’t clog pores.
Tom Ford Lip Color in True Coral
Although it’s a relative newcomer to the category (it launched in 2010), this buttery indulgence is already a cult hit among beauty editors because of its smooth application and lasting formula that doesn’t flake or feather.
Dove White Beauty Bar
Introduced in 1957, this national treasure cannot be topped for its ability to leave every inch of skin—from face to feet—gloriously supple, softly scented, and never tight or squeaky.