According to Allure magazine, some of the top skin care products in 2013 included Neutrogena Pore Refining Daily Cleanser, Olay Total Effects 7-in-1 Anti-Aging Daily Moisturizer and Clinic Even Better Eyes. Clarins, RoC, Garnier and SkinCeuticals also had products in the magazine's top skin care picks.
Cleansers for normal, dry and oily skin were tested. Winners, in addition to the Neutrogena cleanser, were Garnier The Radience Renewer and Olay Regenerist Advanced Anti-Aging Regenerating Cream Cleanser. L'Oreal Paris Ideal Clean Makeup Removing Towelettes also made the cut. The best scrub was StriVectin-SD Instant Retexturizing Scrub.
Top moisturizers included Olay's moisturizer for normal skin, Fresh Lotus Youth Preserve Face Cream for dry skin and Dr. Brandt Pores No More Anti-aging Mattifying Lotion for oily skin. The best instant skin brightener was Clarins Beauty Flash Balm. Masks and peels receiving top awards included Philosophy The Microdelivery Triple Acid Brightening Peel, Murad Clarifying Mask and Garnier Skin Renew Dark Spot Treatment Mask.
Winners in the anti-aging category were SkinCeuticals Phloretin CF Gel, Olay Regenerist Intensive Repair Treatment and Elure Advanced Skin Lightening Lotion. The best eye creams included RoC Retinol Correxion Sensitive Eye Cream, Origins No Puffery Cooling Roll-On For Puffy Eyes, Kiehl's Midnight Recovery Eye and Clinic's eye cream.