Star Beauty Awards
Here's how Hollywood stars get radiant, smooth and firm skin — from head to toe!
UniLastin, $79 per box, unilastin.com, Ulta stores or 800-618-9347
WHY IT WINS: This revolutionary oral compound works systemically (throughout the entire body) at the cellular level to rebuild skin, making it less likely to sag and crease, and even decreases the depth of existing wrinkles.
WHO LIKES IT: Celebrity dermatologists
Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel SPF 15, $19, neutrogena.com
WHY IT WINS: Perfect for daytime, skin gets heavy-duty hydration without a trace of tackiness. The fast absorbing gel formula contains skin-quenching hyaluronic acid, which holds 1,000 times its weight in water. Plus, SPF15 protects skin from harmful UVA/UVB rays.
WHO LIKES IT: Olivia Holt
DERMAdoctor Kakadu C Brightening Daily Cleanser, $36, ulta.com
WHY IT WINS: Dull skin isn't pretty — so who wouldn't want to wash it away? Vitamin C–rich kakadu plum extract brightens blah complexions as the foaming gel dissolves all traces of makeup and dirt, revealing radiant skin.
WHO LIKES IT: Makeup artist Helen Marray-Finlay
Peter Thomas Roth Retinol Fusion Eye Cream, $55, peterthomasroth.com
WHY IT WINS: Retinol works to smooth fine lines and wrinkles — and the eye area is where these first signs of aging appear. This effective yet gentle treatment contains potent nonirritating microencapsulated retinol, skin-protecting antioxidants and de-puffing caffeine to target this delicate area.
WHO LIKES IT: Kelly Rutherford
Bliss FabGirl Leave it to Cleavage, $45, blissworld.com
WHY IT WINS: The all-too-often neglected skin on your décolleté is quick to crease and sag. This treatment's light-diffusing particles make the area look smoother instantly, and its anti-aging ingredients firm and lift over time.
WHO LIKES IT: Kym Johnson
Votre Vu Duette Luxe Lips & Hands, $18, votrevu.com
WHY IT WINS: Thanks to its supersilky feel, its delicious grapefruit scent and a flip-top cap that contains a raspberry tinted lip balm, we just can't stop slathering this skin-softening product on our hands and lips.
WHO LIKES IT: Kristen Wiig
La Prairie Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Transforming Cream SPF 30, $195, laprairie.com
WHY IT WINS: Simply put, this product does everything to promote youthful-looking skin.Color-corrective pigments instantly create a more even, radiant complexion; sunscreen and Swiss plant extracts, known for their ability to shield against environmental stressors, work to keep lines and wrinkles from forming.
WHO LIKES IT: Whitney Port
Lancôme Visionnaire Nuit Beauty Sleep Perfector, $88, lancome-usa.com
WHY IT WINS: The megamoisturizer feels like a gel but transforms into fast-absorbing oil as you blend it into skin. With intense hydrating ingredients including ceramides, glycerin, algae extract and oils, you'll wake with plumper, softer, more radiant skin.
WHO LIKES IT: Kate Winslet
Clé de Peau Beauté Lip Serum, $95, cledepeaubeaute.com
WHY IT WINS: Consider this a superluxe anti-aging potion for lips. A high level of hyaluronic acid and a bevy of botanicals, including mangosteen and sweet tea extracts, keep your pout plump, supple and radiant.
WHO LIKES IT: Amanda Seyfried
Simple Micellar Makeup Remover Wipes, $6, drugstores
WHY IT WINS: No-rinse micellar water cleansers, which contain tiny oil spheres that attract and lift makeup, are all the rage right now. Now you can get the same supereffective technology in aconvenient towelette. Swipe and go!
WHO LIKES IT: Jamie Chung
Fresh Rose Deep Hydration Face Serum, $55, sephora.com
WHY IT WINS: Everything's coming up roses — because the sweet flower is insanely good for your skin. The silky serum combines rose oil with angelica leaf extract to deliver serious hydration that lasts for hours.
WHO LIKES IT: Kim Kardashian
Tata Harper Smoothing Body Scrub, $70, tataharperskincare.com
WHY IT WINS: Soft, glowing skin all over starts with exfoliation. A combo of Himalayan and Hawaiian sea salts, organic sugar and cranberry fibers in this body buffer sloughs away dull skin as argan oil and fresh-from-the-farm botanicals hydrate and condition.
WHO LIKES IT: Kate Hudson
Caress Mystique Forever Body Wash, $4, drugstores
WHY IT WINS: Its intoxicating iris and amber scent doesn't wash down the drain as you rinse clean — it's super long-lasting. With its touchactivated technology, you get a burst of fragrance every time you stroke your skin — for up to 12 hours.
WHO LIKES IT: Kat Graham
Talk about glowing skin! The gorgeous actress reportedly relies on Caress Mystique Forever Body Wash to land her silky-smooth, soft and radiant skin.