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Beauty Awards: The 13 Best Drugstore Skin Products of 2017

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If your beauty collection is in need of a total makeover but you’re not sure where to start, we’ve got you covered. For the third year in a row, the PEOPLE and TODAY Show came together to test over 500 of this year’s drugstore beauty launches to bring to you the best of the best for our 2017 Beauty Awards.

Get your shopping lists ready as we unveil the most amazing skin, body, makeup, and hair products that our testers became obsessed with. The best part: you can easily find all of them during your next trip to the drugstore—so you can get top-notch products without breaking the bank.

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To see the winners in action tune into the TODAY Show on NBC all week as PEOPLE’s beauty and style director Andrea Lavinthal and TODAY contributor Jill Martin join fourth-hour co-anchors Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb to announce (and demonstrate!) the winners on-air during the show’s 10:00 hour.

Keep scrolling to find out which skin products you’ll have to get your hands on ASAP!

 Best Day Moisturizer

Cetaphil Daily Hydrating Lotion, $9.17; target.com 
Don’t be fooled by the lightweight, gel-like texture—this lotion delivers a major dose
of long-lasting hydration.

Best Anti-Aging Cream

Olay Regenerist Whip, $37.99; walgreens.com
The new cloudlike formula of the classic wrinkle fighter instantly melts into skin and plumps like no other.

Best For Mature Skin

L’Oréal Paris Age Perfect Cell Renewal Rosy Tone Moisturizer, $18.79; target.com
The subtle pink tint of this luxe cream instantly perks up dull skin and provides the perfect makeup base.

Best Exfoliator

Bioré Baking Soda Acne Scrub, $6.47; walmart.com
Powered by skin-clearing baking soda and pore-unclogging salicylic acid, this scrub fights zits sans irritation.

Best Cleanser

Garnier SkinActive Gentle Sulfate-Free Cleanser, $8.99; target.com
Even the most sensitive skin types will love this mild foaming wash, which cleanses while softening.

Best Serum

No7 Lift & Luminate Triple Action Serum, $33.99; walgreens.com
If wrinkles are your nemesis, this potent serum firms skin and flattens fine lines.

Best Face Wipes

Burt’s Bees Micellar Cleansing Towelettes, $5.99; at drugstores
In addition to removing makeup in a flash, these supersoft wipes are made from eco-friendly repurposed cotton.

Best Eye Treatment

Olay Eyes Deep Hydrating Gel, $18.79; target.com
This cooling blue gel revives tired eyes so well, we were able to skip under-eye concealer (seriously!).

Best Night Cream

Aveeno Positively Radiant Overnight Hydrating Facial, $13.79; target.com
The morning after using this moisturizer, our testers were thrilled to wake up to noticeably glowing skin.

Best Face Oil

Lumene Valo Arctic Berry Cocktail Brightening Hydra-Oil, $22.99; cvs.com
In addition to being quite pretty, this hydrating oil combo absorbs in seconds and illuminates skin.

Best Face Sunscreen

Neutrogena Sheer Zinc Face Dry-Touch Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 50, $10.99; target.com
Most zinc sunscreens give you a ghostly cast, but this one shields from the sun without a single white streak.

Best Dry-Skin Treatment

Simple Skincare Water Boost Hydrating Booster, $8.39; target.com
A drop of this multi-use lotion—which feels like water—provides a mega hit of moisture.

Best Mask

JJ Young Pore Glow Mask, $14.99; cvs.com
Like a facial in a jar, this tingly mask leaves skin visibly brighter.

Which winner are you going to try first? Sound off in the comments below! 

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