HYDRATORS

1. Hydrating Cleanser
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice:
Bioderma Hydrabio H20
Editors’ choice: Bioderma Hydrabio H20

 

2. Hydrating Lotion
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Hada Labo Super Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Lotion
Editors’ choice: Hada Labo Super Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Lotion

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice:
Lancome Energie de Vie The Smoothing & Plumping Pearly Lotion
Editors’ choice: Lancome Energie de Vie The Smoothing & Plumping Pearly Lotion

 

3. Super-charged Hydrator
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice:
Hada Labo Super Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Essence
Editors’ choice: Neutrogena Hydro Boost Renewal Serum

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice:
Clarins Extra-firming Treatment Essence
Editors’ choice: Origins Three Part Harmony Oil-infused Serum for Renewal, Repair and Radiance / Fresh Rose Deep Hydration Face Serum

 

4. Hydrating Moisturiser – Gel-cream
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Dr. Ci:Labo Aqua-collagen-gel Super Moisture EX
Editors’ choice: Bioderma Hydrabio Gel-creme

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Laneige Water Bank Gel Cream
Editors’ choice: Astalift Renewal Jelly Aquarysta

 

5. Hydrating Moisturiser – Cream ​
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Hada Labo Super Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Cream
Editors’ choice: L’Oreal Paris Hydrafresh Genius Multi-active Essence Cream

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
La Mer The Moisturizing Soft Lotion
Editors’ choice: Neal’s Yard Remedies Deliciously Ella Rose, Lime & Cucumber Moisturiser

 

6. Hydrating Mask
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
For Beloved One Hyaluronic Acid GHK-cu Moisturizing Bio-cellulose Mask
Editors’ choice: Kenzoki Serum In A Mask

 

7. Moisturiser for Sensitive Skin
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
La Roche-Posay Toleriane Ultra Overnight
Editors’ choice: Curel Moisture Gel-lotion

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Chanel La Solution 10 de Chanel
Editors’ choice: Chanel La Solution 10 de Chanel

 

 

 

BRIGHTENERS

1. Brightening Cleanser
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Kose Sekkisei White Washing Foam
Editors’ choice: Kose Sekkisei White Washing Foam

 

2. Brightening Toning Lotion​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Shiseido White Lucent Luminizing Infuser
Editors’ choice: Cosme Decorte Vita De Reve Herbal Vitalizing Lotion

 

3. Brightening Essence & Serum​
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Dr Wu Intensive Whitening Serum with Vitamin C+
Editors’ choice: Atorrege AD+ C5 EX Brightening Essence

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Laneige White Plus Renew Original Essence_EX
Editors’ choice: Aveda Tulasara Bright Concentrate

 

4. Brightening Moisturiser ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
La Prairie Cellular Radiance Perfecting Fluide Pure Gold
Editors’ choice: Belif The White Decoction – Ultimate Brightening Cream

 

5. Brightening Mask ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
For Beloved One Melasleep Brightening Lumi’s Key Bio-cellulose Mask
Editors’ choice: Fresh Vitamin Nectar Vibrancy-boosting Face Mask / The History of Whoo Gongjinhyang Seol Radiant White Ampoule Mask

 

6. Dark Spot Treatment ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Shiseido White Lucent Microtargeting Spot Corrector
Editors’ choice: Shiseido White Lucent Microtargeting Spot Corrector / Clinique Even Better Clinical Dark Spot Corrector & Optimizer

 

 

 

ANTI-AGERS

1. Anti-ageing Skincare for Young Skin – Serum​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Fresh Black Tea Age-delay Firming Serum
Editors’ choice: Aveda Tulasara Firm Concentrate

 

2. Do-it-all Anti-ageing Serum
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Innisfree Orchid Enriched Essence
Editors’ choice: Chanel Le Lift V-Flash

 

3. Do-it-all Anti-ageing Moisturiser ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Estee Lauder Revitalizing Supreme+ Global Anti-aging Power Soft Creme
Editors’ choice: Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream EX

 

4. Anti-ageing Lotion
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Lancome Renergie Multi-lift Memory Shape Gel-in-lotion
Editors’ choice: Clarins Multi-zctive Treatment Essence

 

5. Anti-ageing Night Treatment ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
The Body Shop Oils of Life Intensely Revitalising Sleeping Cream
Editors’ choice: Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Intensive Recovery Ampoules

 

6. Anti-ageing Mask ​​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Laneige Perfect Renew Regenerating Mask
Editors’ choice: Shiseido Vital-perfection Wrinklelift Mask

 

 

 

SKIN PURIFYING & REFINING

1. Deep-cleansing Wash ​
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Biore Marshmallow Whip Deep Clean Facial Wash
Editors’ choice: Biore Marshmallow Whip Deep Clean Facial Wash

 

2. Skin Refiners​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
For Beloved One Mandelic Acid Advanced Renewal Serum
Editors’ choice: Sisley Intensive Serum with Tropical Resins

 

3. Barely-there Physical Exfoliators​​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Cle de Peau Beaute Cleansing Clay Scrub
Editors’ choice: Cle de Peau Beaute Cleansing Clay Scrub

 

4. Purifying Masks​
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Vichy Pore Purifying Clay Mask
Editors’ choice: Dr Wu Zero Oil Mattifying Capsule Mask with Sebaryl

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Origins By All Greens Foaming Deep Cleansing Mask with Green Tea, Spirulina and Spinach
Editors’ choice: Biotherm Wonder Mud

 

 

 

SUNCARE

1. Sunscreen Mist ​
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Neutrogena Cooldry Sport Sunscreen Spray Broad Spectrum SPF50
Editors’ choice: La Roche- Posay Anthelios Invisible Face Mist Ultra-light SPF50

 

2. Sunscreen Serum​
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Bioderma Photoderm Max Aquafluid SPF50+
Editors’ choice: Sunplay Skin Aqua Sarafit UV Floral Essence SPF50+/PA++++

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
The Body Shop Skin Defence Multi-protection Essence SPF50/PA++++
Editors’ choice:  Albion Super UV Cut Repair Perfection Base SPF50+/PA++++

 

3. Anti-pollution Sunscreen​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Laneige All Day Anti-pollution Defensor
Editors’ choice: Elizabeth Arden Prevage City Smart Broad Spectrum SPF50/PA++++ Hydrating Shield

 

 

 

THE GAME CHANGER

1. Multi-purpose oils
Readers’ choice: 
Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream All-over Miracle Oil
Editors’ choice: Cle de Peau Beaute Radiant Multi Repair Oil

 

 

 

MAKEUP REMOVERS

1. Cleansing Oil ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice:
 Shu Uemura Anti/Oxi+ Pollutant & Dullness Clarifying Cleansing Oil
Editors’ choice: Cle de Peau Beaute Cleansing Cream Oil

 

2. Cleansing Milk/Balm ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Estee Lauder Advanced Night Micro Cleansing Balm
Editors’ choice: Cle de Peau Beaute Gentle Cleansing Milk

 

3. Micellar Water ​
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
Biore Oil-control Micellar Cleansing Water
Editors’ choice: Garnier SkinActive All-in-1 Micellar Cleansing Water (removes waterproof makeup)
Bloggers’ choice: Simple Micellar Water

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice:
 
La Mer The Cleansing Micellar Water
Editors’ choice: Kenzoki Amazing Cleansing Water
Bloggers’ choice: La Mer The Cleansing Micellar Water

 

 

MAKEUP

 

1. Glow-enhancing Makeup Primer​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Shu Uemura Stage Performer Block:booster Protective Moisture Primer SPF50/PA+++
Editors’ choice: Cover FX Illuminating Primer
Bloggers’ choice: YSL Beauty Top Secrets Instant Moisture Glow

 

2. Blemish-blurring Makeup Primer
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Elizabeth Arden Flawless Start Instant Perfecting Primer
Editors’ choice: Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer
Bloggers’ choice: IDS Diamond-dust Perfector

 

3. Glow-enhancing Foundation​ ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Foundation SPF25/PA++
Editors’ choice: Cle de Peau Beaute Radiant Cream Foundation SPF24
Bloggers’ choice: Cosme Decorte AQMW Elegant Glow Liquid Foundation

 

4. Soft Matte Foundation​​
• Drugstore category
Readers’ choice: 
L’Oreal Paris Mat Magique 12H Bright Mat Foundation
Editors’ choice: Revlon Colorstay Makeup
Bloggers’ choice: Revlon Colorstay Makeup

 

• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Dior Diorskin Forever
Editors’ choice: Nars Velvet Matte Skin Tint
Bloggers’ choice: Dior Diorskin Forever

 

5. Cushion Foundation
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Innisfree Long Wear Cushion SPF50+/PA+++
Editors’ choice: Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Cushion Compact SPF50/PA+++
Bloggers’ choice: YSL Beauty Le Cushion Encre de Peau

 

6. Pressed Powder ​​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Clinique Even Better Powder Makeup Water Veil SPF27/PA++++
Editors’ choice: Albion Elegance Face Powder

 

7. Loose Powder
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Anna Sui Loose Face Powder N
Editors’ choice: Dior Diorskin Forever & Ever Control Loose Powder
Bloggers’ choice: IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Pores Poreless Finish Airbrush Powder

 

8. Concealer​ ​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Chanel Le Blanc Light Creator Whitening Concealer SPF40/PA+++
Editors’ choice: Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Invisible Cover Concealer
Bloggers’ choice: Bobbi Brown Retouching Wand

 

9. BB Cream
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Clarins BB Beauty Perfector SPF30/PA+++
Editors’ choice: Smashbox Camera Ready BB Water SPF30
Bloggers’ choice: Etude House Big Cover Concealer BB SPF50+/PA+++

 

10. BB Cushio​n
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Laneige BB Cushion_Pore Control SPF50+/PA+++
Editors’ choice: Laneige BB Cushion_Whitening SPF50+/PA+++
Bloggers’ choice: Estee Lauder Double Wear Cushion BB All Day Wear Liquid Compact SPF50/PA+++

 

11. CC Cream
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Kose Sekkisei White CC Cream SPF50+/PA++++
Editors’ choice: Kose Sekkisei White CC Cream SPF50+/PA++++
Bloggers’ choice: Kose Sekkisei White CC Cream SPF50+/PA++++

 

12. Blusher ​​
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Marc Jacobs Beauty Air Blush Soft Glow Duo
Editors’ choice: Marc Jacobs Beauty Air Blush Soft Glow Duo
Bloggers’ choice: Marc Jacobs Beauty Air Blush Soft Glow Duo

 

13. Highlighting Powder/Gel/Cream
• Department/speciality store category
Readers’ choice: 
Estee Lauder Genuine Glow Eyelighting Creme for Eyes and Face
Editors’ choice: Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Highlighter in Champagne Pop
Bloggers’ choice: Estee Lauder Genuine Glow Eyelighting Creme for Eyes and Face

 

 

For the complete low-down on the Her World Beauty Awards 2017, check out the category winners for: FACEIEYESILIPSIBODY IFRAGRANCES .

 

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