Eye Cream: The Bestselling Top 3 (September 2012)

Bestselling list sorted from 89 products via 7 major retailers

1. Bobbi Brown Hydrating Eye Cream $46 (0.5oz)
2012 Nordstrom Beauty Award Nominee

2. La Mer Eye Balm Intense $165 (0.5oz)
2012 Neiman Marcus Beauty Awards Finalist

3. Kieh’s Eye Treatment with Avocado $28.50

Creamy texture infused with avocado, carrot extract and shea butter.

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Serum: The Bestselling Top 3 (September 2012)

65 Top Selling Products Compared from 7 Retailers 

1. Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex
$55 (1oz), $84 (1.7oz), $140 (3.4oz)
Cult-like status since 1982; InStyle Best Beauty Buys – Best Serum (2010-2012)

2. Lancome Visonnaire Advanced Skin Corrector $85 (1oz), $105 (1.7oz)
2012 Marie Claire Prix d’Excellence Beauty Award Winner; Kate Middleton’s staple item!

3. Lancome Genefique Youth Activating Concentrate $60 (0.7oz), $80 (1oz), $100 (1.oz), $130 (2.5oz)

2010 CEW Beauty Insider’s Choice Award Winner

 

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Luxury Moisturizer: The Ultimate Bestselling Top 3 (September 2012)

Top 3 Bestsellers calculated from sales rankings of 75 products in the previous month

1. La Mer Soft Cream  $150 (1oz), $275 (2oz)

The newest addition to La Mer family; welcoming super-lightweight creme


2. Sisely-Paris Ecological Compound $245 (4.2oz)

Iconic botanical moisturizer since 1980′s.  Plant extracts include ginseng and rosemary.

3. Lancome Renergie Lift-Multi Action Cream SPF 15  $92 (1.7oz), $112 (2.5oz)
Skin firming and tightening in 4 weeks

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Compact Powder: The Ultimate Bestsellers (September 2012)

59 Products Compared

Looking for the right compact powder to touch-up during the day?  Here’s a guide to the most popular compact powders on the market today.

1. Clinique Superpowder Double Face Makeup $22 (0.35oz)
8 Shades; light to dark tones

2. Shiseido Sheer Matifying Compact SPF22 $38.50 (0.35oz)
18 Shades; light to medium tones

3. Bobbi Brown Sheer Finish Pressed Powder $36 (0.38oz)
10 Shades; light to dark tones

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Basic Moisturizers: The Bestselling Top 3 (Sept. 2012)

Surveyed 89 popular products from 7 retailers in the previous month.

Ranked #1. Clinique Dramatically Different $13 (1.7oz), $24.50 (4.2oz), $36 (6.7oz)

2012 Macy’s Best in Beauty Award Winner 
2011 Allure Beauty Hall of Fame with 14 awards
Allure Readers’ Choice Award – Best Department Store Facial Moisturizer

Ranked #2. Bobbi Brown Hydrating Face Cream $52 (1.7oz)
Long-lasting hydration; algae extract and caffeine

Ranked #3. Estee Lauder DayWear Advanced Multi-Protection Oil-Free Broad Spectrum SPF25 $45 (1.7oz)

Anti-oxidants overload; oil-free creme with SPF25

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Lip Balm: The Bestselling Top 3 (September 2012)

Result of Bestselling Top 3 surveyed from 60 Products in 7 Retailers from August.

Ranked #1. Clinique Super Balm Lip Treatment $13.50 (0.25oz)Anne Hathaway reported using this before major appearances

Ranked #2. Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment SPF 15 $22.50 (0.15oz)2012 CEW Beauty Insider’s Choice Award Winner
Allure Best of Beauty 2005, 2009 & 2010.

Ranked #3. Clé de Peau Beauté Lip Contour Treatment $50 (0.14oz)

Exceptional lip treatment with Retinyl Acetate

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Brightening Products: Bestselling Top 3 (September 2012)

Bestsellers calculation based on surveying 47 products out of 7 retailers in August, 2012.

1. Clinique Even Better Dark Spot Corrector $49.50 (1oz), $76 (1.7oz)
Effective treatment against uneven skin tone

2. Shiseido White Lucent Brightening Protective Cream SPF15  $54.50 (1.8oz)
Brightening daytime moisturizer countering environmental stressors

3. Kiehl’s Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Solution $49.50 (1oz)
A novel form of Vitamin C derivativative helps to clear dark spots 

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Acne Products: The Ultimate Bestsellers (September 2012)

Surveyed 69 products out of bestselling data from 7 retailers in the previous month.

Ranked #1. Clarisonic Mia2 Sonic Skin Cleansing Acne Clarifying Collection $169
 Famous vibrating handheld cleansing device now tailored to acne-prone users

Ranked #2. Dr. Dennis Gross Extra Strength Alpha Beta Peel $85
 Mini chemical peels at home kit  

Ranked #3. Shiseido Pureness 1-2-3 Oil-Control Set $33.50
Excellent product line for moisturizing and cleansing oily or combination skin 

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BB Cream: The Bestselling Top 3 (August 2012)

Favluv’s Top 3 Rankings are derived from bestseller data via 7 department stores (Sephora, Macy’s, Saks, Bloomings….to name a few) in the previous month. Through meticulously tabulating results from research; we offer an informed, quick reference for you when you shop!

1. Clinique Age Defense BB Cream SPF 30 $37 (1.4oz)

2012 CEW Beauty Insider’s Choice Finalist. Natural, lightweight coverage; 3 Shades

2. Smashbox Camera Ready BB Cream SPF35 $39 (1oz)
Paraben and Fragrance free; 5 Shades; Easy to apply

3. Estee Lauder DayWear BB Cream SPF35  $38 (1oz)

2 Shades; Great for dry skin

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Eye Cream: The Bestselling Top 3 (August 2012)

Elle Best Beauty Products April 2012

 

Ranked #2. Kiehl’s Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado  $28.50 (0.5oz)
Creamy texture infused with avocado, carrot extract and shea butter.

Ranked #3. Lancome Genefique Eye Youth Activating Concentrate  $60 (0.5oz)
Macy’s Best in Beauty Winner; CEW 2010 Finalist

 

*Surveyed 79 products from 7 retail websites in July, 2012.