Basic Moisturizers: The Bestselling Top 3 in U.S. (August 2012)*

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 Extra Repair Moisturizing Balm   $90 (1.7oz)

Ranked #3. Perricone MD Face Finishing Moisturizer   $69 (2oz), $99 (4oz)

2012 Neiman Marcus Beauty Award Finalist

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

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Basic Moisturizers: The Ultimate Top 3 (July 2012)

1. Kiehl’s Ultra Facial Moisturizer SPF 15   $21 (2.5oz), $31 (4.2oz)

Allure Magazine: Rachel Weisz Reveals Her Secret to Gorgeous Skin

2. Clinique Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief   $36 (1.7oz), $48.50 (2.5oz)

Fragrance-free, oil-free, long lasting hydration

3. Estee Lauder DayWear Advanced Multi-Protection Anti-Oxidant Moisturizer SPF 15   $45 (1.7oz)

CEW 2012 Moisturizer Prestige Finalist

Lightweight, heavenly scent, sunscreen and loaded with anti-oxidants


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Basic Moisturizers: The Ultimate Top 3 (June 2012)

Here are the runners down for basic moisturizers (priced under 0).

Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion   $13 (1.7oz), $24.50 (4.2oz)

Allure Best of Beauty 1996; Best of Beauty Hall of Fame 2011; Readers’ Choice 2011-2012

Clinique Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief   $36 (1.7oz), $48.50 (2.5oz)

One ‘drink’ and skin looks and feels happier, healthier. Oil-free.

Shiseido Bio-Performance Advanced Super Revitalizing Cream   $75 (50ml), $95 (75ml)

Key ingredient Bio-Revitalizing Complex reinforces skin’s elasticity and firmness since product launched in 1988

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