Need a shortcut to flawless skin? These top picks will do the trick. Plus, check out more of our beauty awards.
Hyaluronic acid plumps fine lines and optical blurrers mask flaws in this two-in-one skin enhancer.
Boots No. 7 Photo Fix Wrinkle Filler and Primer, $20; Target
A skin-fi trifecta, this purse-size pot has two longwear concealer formulas and a sheer setting powder. And it's supereffective at hiding dark circles and rogue red marks.
Laura Mercier Undercover Pot, $34;
Snap up this limited-edition refillable brush while you can. The genius disk design travels well, so you can keep BareMinerals' award-winning sheer powder on hand to mask pores, blend uneven pigmentation and fight shine anytime.
BareMinerals Mineral Veil Finishing Powder, $29; Sephora
Go ahead and skip your moisturizer: This cream was more hydrating than nine of its competitors that we tested. And it hid flaws so well, one tester said it eliminated her need for concealer. Another tester said: "It really evened out my skin tone, and it looked like I had been in the sun and had a glowing complexion."
Lumene Bright Now Vitamin C BB Cream SPF 20, $15; CVS
Send skin damage packing: Our lab tests showed that daily use for one month resulted in fewer underlying UV-caused skin spots.
L'Oréal Paris Visible Lift CC Cream, $13; drugstores
Our high-tech imaging proved that its light diffusers really do make pores look less conspicuous. "Since I have been using this, I stopped using my tinted moisturizer, and just used my normal face cream at night," said one of our testers. "This has kept my skin hydrated through the day."
Clinique Pore Refining Solutions Instant Perfector, $21;
Full Coverage: Clinique
This one's a standout moisturizer. Clinique Repairwear Laser Makeup SPF 15, $33;
Medium Coverage: Chanel
It got the top skin-firming score. Chanel Lift Lumière Makeup SPF 15, $67;
Sheer Coverage: Avon
You can't beat good moisture and a great price. Avon Anew Age-Transforming Foundation, $16;