Beauty awards - skincare and body

Beauty awards - skincare and body

Our new Beauty Ambassadors have tested hundreds of products – from shampoos to serums; cleansers to concealers – now find out which products they feel are worth the money. This also marks the start of a new year of product testing for our panel, so watch out for their reviews in the months ahead.

The skincare winners

Eye Cream

L’Oreal Paris Revitalift Magic Blur Eye Cream, £12.99/15ml
“This was so light and blended in straight away. It left my skin feeling fresher and my lines seemed to just disappear.” Hilary

Day Cream
No7 Restore and Renew Day Cream, £24/50ml

“My skin felt softer, plumper and more youthful. It’s a bit pricey but, if you want to treat yourself, it’s well worth the extra money.” Barbara

Neutrogena Visibly Clear Pink Grapefruit Daily Scrub, £4.95/150ml
“Simple to apply and wash off, this left my skin feeling smooth in an instant. I loved the refreshing fruity smell too.” Julie

Bee Good Honey and Propolis 2-in-1 Cleanser, £11.50/100ml
“I’ve got very dry skin and always worry that cleansers will be too harsh, but this left my skin feeling soft and
had a lovely honey smell.” Jo

Night Cream
Lacura Expert Night Cream, £3.99/50ml

“I was so surprised that such an affordable cream was so effective. It wasn’t greasy in any way and made my skin look
more radiant and
youthful.” Julie

Anti-aging serum
No7 Protect and Perfect Intense Advanced Serum, £24.95/30ml
“This made my skin feel really soft and smooth, and had a really luxurious feel to it.” Barbara

Facial oil
Vichy Neovadiol Magistral Elixir, £27.75/30ml
“I mixed this with my foundation and it left my skin feeling soft all day. I also used it at night for an intensive treat.” Jo

The body winners

Gradual tan
St Tropez Gradual Tan In Shower Lotion, £14.50/200ml
“This delivered a golden glow and wasn’t too dark in colour. It wasn’t blotchy or greasy, and didn’t leave a strong smell like many tans do.” Cheryl

Body lotion
Nivea In-Shower Q10 Firming Body Moisturiser, £5.25/250ml
“We don’t have a shower but I put this on in the bath and it instantly made my skin feel more taut. I normally moisturise after a bath so this saved lots
of time.” Barbara

Hand cream
Dove Purely Pampering Shea Butter Hand Cream, £3.99/75ml
“I’m always gardening and found this was terrific for softening my hands. It smelled a bit like a holiday!” Cheryl

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