Call it the Instagram effect: These days the lure of a product can come from its picture-perfect packaging alone. And that’s nowhere more apparent than in the world of luxury skin care. But beyond the gorgeous bottles, high-end brands are also taking a spare-no-expense approach to formulating what goes into them to deliver results that are truly worth posting about. After all, there’s no bigger bragging rights than a foundation-free snap shared with the world, courtesy of a get-shit-done serum. Scroll through to see the new Glamour Beauty Awards skin care winners that prove they’re really great investments. We - and our panel of derms, makeup artists, and industry pros - promise.
The Best Moisturizer
"This formula is insanely moisturizing but doesn’t leave your skin feeling greasy at all. I use this cream for day and the rich cream at night. It’s amazing for long haul international flights since it keeps your skin super moisturized and hydrated for a long time.” - Chriselle Lim, beauty, fashion, and lifestyle blogger