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ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

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ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

 

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ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best anti-cellulite cream

Red algae, Indian-lotus extract and caffeine are blended together in a velvety whipped cream that firms slacking skin. Editor's POV: “It’s worth the money! It keeps your skin toned and combats cellulite with new, smart ingredients and the latest technology.” – Alice Bursuc, beauty editor, ELLE Romania Sisley Cellulinov ($265), at holtrenfrew.com. READ MORE: The best drugstore beauty buys

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Sisley Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best mascara

This mascara’s twisted wand and elastomer- moulded brush translate into effortless application. It’s also the most stunning mascara design. Editor's POV: “Lancôme Grandiôse has put lash-extension salons out of business in NYC: The angled wand hits every lash for maximum lengthening oomph.” – Emily Dougherty, beauty & fitness director, ELLE U.S. Lancôme Grandiôse ($35), at Lancôme counters, lancome.ca. READ MORE: Best mascara trends for Fall 2014

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Lancôme Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best sunscreen

This sunscreen’s slippery, light feel means you’re banned from blaming texture as an excuse for skipping sunscreen. For life. Editor's POV: “It’s the spray that all beauty editors brought with them on vacation in 2014. Sun protection that is finally sexy!” – Elisabeth Martorell, deputy beauty director, and Monique Le Dolédec, beauty director, ELLE France.  Clarins Sun Care Oil Spray SPF 30 ($35), avaliable at Clarins counters in June. READ MORE: Need-to-know sunscreen facts

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Clarins Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best body moisturizer

Tighten up, soften and eradicate dry bits of skin with this luxurious total-body cream. Editor's POV: “This is a super-powerful face cream in the form of a body cream. What more can you ask for? When the face cream came out, I was sad because I could not use it on my body. Now, that problem is solved.” – Branislava Kostic, beauty editor, ELLE Serbia Shiseido Future Solution LX Total Regenerating Body Cream ($150), at thebay.com. READ MORE: The #1 moisturizer for winter skin

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Shiseido Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best innovation

This serum was the first to target skin’s immunity; it also functions as a booster to any other skincare product in your cabinet. Editor's POV: “I love the idea of a product that makes your skin stronger from the inside, helping it fight offdamage.” – Ridhima Sapre, associate beauty editor, ELLE India Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate ($78), at thebay.com. READ MORE: Horoscope 2015: The best beauty products for your star sign

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Shiseido Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best lip colour

A hybrid lip/cheek stain that restores life to skin, presented in an exquisite casing? We’ll take 10. Editor's POV: “I love the two-in-one aspect of this intuitive product. Its matte texture illuminates and is an achievement in itself.” – Belen Ucros, beauty editor, ELLE Belgium Yves Saint Laurent Baby Doll Kiss & Blush ($45), at holtrenfrew.com. READ MORE: The best lipstick colours for Fall 2014

By: Katherine Flemming Source: YSL Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best fragrance

This fragrance strikes a perfect balance between two contrasting fragrance families: woody and floral. Editor's POV: “I don’t think I know anyone who doesn’t like Narciso ‘Narciso.’ It’s a lovable scent, from the flaunting flowering top to the opulent woody base.” – Mihaela Batinic, beauty editor, ELLE Croatia Narciso Rodriguez Narciso Eau de Parfum Spray ($106 for 50 mL), at holtrenfrew.com. READ MORE: Horoscope 2015: ELLE Canada editors on their beauty resolutions

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Narciso Rodriguez Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best face mask

Skip the contour tutorials and sculpt cheekbones with this rich mask instead. Editor's POV: “This is a beautiful gel-cream formula that instantly plumps tired skin.” – Janna O’Toole, beauty & fitness director, ELLE Australia La Mer The Lifting and Firming Mask ($260), at holtrenfrew.com. READ MORE: Skin rescue: 10 fresh face masks

By: Katherine Flemming Source: La Mer Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best moisturizer

Top up your skin’s lost moisture with this gel-based Vichy Thermal Spa Water-laced cream. The application alone lowers cortisol levels. Editor's POV: “Amazing consistency and visible results in a week.” – Marta Rudowicz, beauty director, ELLE Poland Vichy Laboratoires Aqualia Thermal Light Cream ($38.50),  at vichy.ca. READ MORE: The most soothing beauty products for your face

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Vichy Laboratoires Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best shampoo

This deep- cleansing shampoo fattens up and amplifies hair’s body the same wonderful way a croissant swells your waistline. Editor's POV: “I love that it literally expands hair, down to the last strand. It’s like a push-up bra for limp hair. It’s smart because it’s a styling shampoo—so as soon as you get out of the shower, your hair is already in a better state in terms of volume.” – Vanessa Craft, beauty director, ELLE Canada L’Oréal Paris Fibralogy Shampoo ($6), at drug-stores and mass-market retailers. READ MORE: Best hair care products for every hair type

By: Katherine Flemming Source: L’Oréal Paris Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best anti-aging product

Eliminate dryness and restore glow with a weightless oil that glides over skin like liquid platinum. Editor's POV: “This is the perfect multi- tasking product: Pimp up your moisturizer by adding one or two drops. It’s ideal for winter- proofing your skin.” – Barbara Huber, beauty director, ELLE German La Prairie Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Dry Oil ($365), at holtrenfrew.com. READ MORE: The best post-party skin care remedy

By: Katherine Flemming Source: La Prairie Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best hairstyling product

Flat hair meets its match with this spray powder, which elevates hair from the root. Editor's POV: “It’s the star product of backstage as it’s the best way to create volume in a few minutes.” – Sabrina Bottone, beauty editor, ELLE Italy Kérastase V.I.P. Volume in Powder ($38), at professional salons. READ MORE: The most soothing hair products

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Kérastase Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best nail polish

An intuitive brush married with an impossibly glossy finish makes DIY manis much less disastrous. Editor's POV: “They truly have the most amazing colours. And the brush is still the best!” – Anne Pedersen, beauty editor, ELLE Denmark Dior Dior Vernis ($26), at Dior counters; thebay.com. READ MORE: The hottest nail trends for the holidays

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Dior Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best foundation

This foundation contains soft-focus pigments that create a blurring effect, and the matte-velvet finish is straight-up addictive. Editor's POV: “It’s so silky and light. I like the way it illuminates the skin and makes the complexion fresh and glowing. You look like you’ve just arrived from a summer vacation.” – Maria Taranenko, beauty editor, ELLE Russia Chanel Perfection Lumière Velvet ($48), at Chanel beauty counters, chanel.com. READ MORE: Get camera-ready for the holidays

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Chanel Credits: ELLE Canada

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2015: The best conditioner

This creamy conditioner contains a combination of six delicate oils to douse hair in unparalleled shine. Editor's POV: “It really helps manage and detangle coarse and rebellious hair. It leaves it soft and silky without weighing it down.” – Angélique Martel, beauty editor, ELLE Québec Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil Conditioner ($42), at sephora.ca. READ MORE: 6 totally wearable hair trends from NYFW Spring 2015

By: Katherine Flemming Source: Bumble and Bumble Credits: ELLE Canada
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