The 2013 Latina Beauty Awards!

Year after year, we round up the best all-around beauty products to highlight the ones we know will meet the standards of the industry’s toughest critics—Latinas. See which products made the cut:

1. beauty slide 01 Shiseido Radiant Lifting Foundation

Best Foundation

Moisturizing and brightening properties plus sun protection: this foundation has it all. Apply in the morning for a worry-free complexion all day.

Shiseido Radiant Lifting Foundation SPF 17, $45,

2. beauty slide 02 MAC Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation

Best Powder

An on-the-go staple, this full-coverage powder is the last step to a polished makeup look.

MAC Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation, $27,  

3. beauty slide 03 Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer

Best Tinted Moisturizer

For those of you who only need a little extra something, this tinted moisturizer is your golden ticket. It’s lightweight for a dewy glow.

Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer, $43,

4. bty slide 04 Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Sheer Colour SPF 15

Best Finishing Powder

This finishing powder works double duty: use it to smooth out skin or choose a shade that’s darker than your complexion to enhance cheekbones or contour your nose.

Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Sheer Colour SPF 15, $58,

5. bty slide 05 Neutrogena Shine Control Primer

Best Primer

No matter the time of year, a primer that zaps shine and minimizes the appearance of pores is an essential starting point to your beauty routine.

Neutrogena Shine Control Primer, $14,

6. bty slide 06 Laura Geller Baked Impressions Bronzer with Brush

Best Bronzer

We all know the dangers of tanning. So instead of lying in the sun, use this bronzer to get color the healthy way. It even comes with a brush.

Laura Geller Baked Impressions Bronzer with Brush, $38,

7. bty slide 07 Yves Saint Laurent Touch Éclat

Best Concealer

When you find a concealer that brightens, covers up fine lines and doesn’t look cakey, you never let go. Its pen-like tip lets you apply it to a precise area.

Yves Saint Laurent Touch Éclat, $40,

8. bty slide 08 Rimmel London Scandaleyes Waterproof Mascara

Best Waterproof Mascara

For a formula that stays put from morning to night, try this waterproof mascara. A few swipes add instant volume and length, but no smudging.

Rimmel London Scandaleyes Waterproof Mascara, $7,

9. bty slide 09 Maybelline New York Falsies Big Eyes by Volum’Express Mascara

Best Mascara

This dual-ended mascara has a twisted brush to build out upper lashes without clumping and a smaller applicator to accentuate lower lashes.

Maybelline New York Falsies Big Eyes by Volum’Express Mascara, $10,

10. bty slide 10 Nars Larger Than Life Long-Wear Eyeliner

Best Eyeliner

No more tugging and pulling at your lids! This eyeliner glides on to frame and define eyes for color that lasts all day long.

Nars Larger Than Life Long-Wear Eyeliner, $24

11. bty slide 11 CoverGirl Flamed Out Shadow Pots

Best Eyeshadows

Whether you’re going for a sheer wash of color or a smoky eye, these shadows provide blendable pigment that won’t crease.

CoverGirl Flamed Out Shadow Pots, $5,

12. bty slide 12 Physicians Formula Sexy Booster Sexy Glow Blush

Best Blush

Equipped with a brush and mirror, this blush is your one-stop shop for sculpted cheeks, whether you want a subtle glow or full-on glam.

Physicians Formula Sexy Booster Sexy Glow Blush, $12,

13. bty slide 13 Lancôme Gloss In Love

Best Lip Gloss

You can’t beat a lip gloss that is both super shiny and hydrating. And with 18 shades to choose from, you’re set for any occasion.

Lancôme Gloss In Love, $27,

14. bty slide 14 Tom Ford Beauty Lip Color

Best Lipstick

A bold lip can make a statement all on its own. This lipstick has major color payoff and a hydrating creamy texture, thanks to Brazilian murumuru butter.

Tom Ford Beauty Lip Color, $48,

15. bty slide 15 Sephora Collection Color Lip Last

Best Long-wear Lipstick

For a matte lip that is not only waterproof but actually improves your pout’s texture, try this long-wear lipstick.

Sephora Collection Color Lip Last, $12,

16. bty slide 16 Ole Henriksen Perfect Truth CC Eye Crème

Best CC Eye Cream

With good-for-your skin ingredients, like orange and grapefruit extracts, and a hint of pigment, this CC eye cream helps brighten undereyes while improving firmness.

Ole Henriksen Perfect Truth CC Eye Crème, $26,

17. bty slide 17 Clinique Moisture Surge CC

Best CC Cream

A skin care–makeup multitasker, this CC cream evens out your complexion with light-reflecting pigments and uses hyaluronic acid to hydrate.

Clinique Moisture Surge CC Cream Hydrating Colour Corrector Broad Spectrum SPF 30, $35, and

18. bty slide 18 Nicole by OPI Selena Gomez

Best Polish Collection

From glittery brights to solid neons, this polish collection gets you through any season—or nail art creation.

Nicole by OPI Selena Gomez, $8 each, and

19. bty slide 19 Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure

Best Nail Polish

A base, nail treatment, color and top coat in one, this polish gives new meaning to the express mani.

Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure, $7, and

20. bty slide 20 Make Up For Ever TK brush

Best Makeup Brush

A makeup bag essential, this kabuki brush works with both liquid and powder foundations for sheer to full coverage.

Make Up For Ever Foundation Kabuki Brush #110, $48,

21. bty slide 21 Pantene Pro-V Daily Moisture Renewal

Best Shampoo

Great for chicas who need multiple washes a week, this shampoo cleanses without stripping hair of its natural oils.

Pantene Pro-V Daily Moisture Renewal Shampoo, $5,

22. bty slide 22 Clear Scalp & Hair Beauty Therapy

Best Conditioner

Giving your scalp special treatment is the best way to promote healthy hair growth. Apply this conditioner allover for moisturized strands without oily roots.

Clear Scalp & Hair Beauty Therapy Total Care Nourishing Daily Conditioner, $5,

23. bty slide 23 Garnier Fructis Hydra Recharge

Best Leave-in Conditioner

A good leave-in conditioner provides the foundation for a great hair day. The best part is this one won’t weigh down locks.

Garnier Fructis Hydra Recharge Moisture Whip, $6,

24. bty slide 41 Eos 24-Hour Moisturizing Shave Cream

Best Shave Cream

It’s in the name for this all-day moisturizing shave cream. Used on wet or dry legs, you get super smooth skin without redness or irritation. 

Eos 24-Hour Moisturizing Shave Cream, $4,

25. bty slide 25 John Frieda Frizz-Ease Sheer Solution

Best Antifrizz Serum

Fine-haired ladies, reach for this new lightweight antifrizz serum. Locks are protected against humidity but won’t lose their bounce.

John Frieda Frizz-Ease Sheer Solution, $10,

26. bty slide 26 Nuance Salma Hayek Root

Best Root-Volumizing Spray

Thicken limp hair with this root-volumizing spray. For ultimate body, spritz in sections, focusing at the scalp, and then blow-dry with a large brush.

Nuance Salma Hayek Root Boosting Volumizing Tonic, $13, CVS 

27. bty slide 27 DevaCurl No-Poo Cleanser

Best Shampoo for Curly Hair

Give coils some extra TLC. This sulfate-free shampoo for curly hair brings rizos back to life and leaves them moisturized.

DevaCurl No-Poo Cleanser, $14,

28. bty slide 28 Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Knot-Out Conditioner

Best Conditioner for Curly Hair

For bouncy, elongated ringlets, add this conditioner for curly hair to your regimen. It hydrates, cuts down frizz and makes detangling much easier.

Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Knot-Out Conditioner, $8.67,

29. bty slide 29 Miss Jessie’s Jelly-Soft Curls

Best Hair Gel

Apply this gel to damp hair in small sections for soft, smooth, fuss-free coils—no crunch.

Miss Jessie’s Jelly-Soft Curls, $16.99,

30. bty slide 30 Ouidad Curl Recover Curl Defining Styling Soufflé

Best Curl-defining Cream

Dry and damaged hair needs a heavier formula to keep curls looking good all day. This curl-defining cream revives dehydrated coils so even those who are transitioning from relaxed to natural hair gain control.

Ouidad Curl Recover Curl Defining Styling Soufflé, $26,

31. bty slide 31 Redken Diamond Oil Shatterproof Shine

Best Hair Oil

From an overnight treatment to a pre–blow dry styler to midafternoon frizz tamer, this hair oil does it all.

Redken Diamond Oil Shatterproof Shine Intense, $40,

32. bty slide 32 Motions Straight Finish Sealer

Straightening Serum

When you spend time and money on a great blowout, you want it to last. Seal the cuticle with a straightening serum that will smooth locks and keep out humidity without disturbing your curl pattern.

Motions Straight Finish Sealer, $7,

33. bty slide 33 Carol’s Daughter Monoi

Best Antibreakage Spray

The structure of a curl makes it more vulnerable to damage. A spritz or two of this monoi-based antibreakage spray protects locks from shedding and strengthens it against future abuse.

Carol’s Daughter Monoi (Repairing) Anti-Breakage Spray, $24,

34. bty slide 34 Oribe Signature Moisture Masque

Best Conditioning Mask

Keeping hair shiny and smooth starts in the shower. Use this conditioning mask weekly—or even daily for thick locks—to make hair more manageable.

Oribe Signature Moisture Masque, $59,

35. bty slide 35 L’Oréal Paris Elnett Satin Hairspray

Best Hair Spray

Whether you’re looking to secure an updo or just make strands behave, a hair spray that provides hold without the crunch is a must for all hair types.

L’Oréal Paris Elnett Satin Hairspray Strong Hold, $15,

36. bty slide 36 Color Wow Root Cover Up

Best Root Touch-Up

No need to rush to the salon or drugstore for a fresh dye job when that pesky growth starts to show. This root touch-up powder brushes on to blend seamlessly with blond, brunette and black hair.

Color Wow Root Cover Up, $35,

37. bty slide 37 Revlon Luxurious ColorSilk buttercream

Best Permanent Hair Dye

This ammonia-free permanent hair dye actually improves hair health with a combo of conditioning mango, coconut and shea butters.

Revlon Luxurious ColorSilk ButterCream, $6,

38. bty slide 38 L’Oréal Paris Feria Wild Ombré

Best Ombre Hair Kit

Bringing a salon trend right to your home, this at-home ombré kit allows you to experiment with color using expert techniques. The lightening formula works on any hair type.

L’Oréal Paris Feria Wild Ombré, $13,

39. bty slide 39 T3 Featherweight Luxe 2i

Best Blow-dryer

A blow-dryer with a fast drying time means less heat on your locks, which leads to healthier hair. The tourmaline technology also helps reduce frizz and make your style last longer.

T3 Featherweight Luxe 2i, $250,

40. bty slide 40

Best Body Wash

Suds up with a body wash that leaves skin soft to the touch. You’ll notice a difference after the first use.

Dove Deep Moisture Body Wash with Nutrium Moisture, $9,

41. bty slide 41 Eos 24-Hour Moisturizing Shave Cream

Best Shave Cream

It’s in the name for this all-day moisturizing shave cream. Used on wet or dry legs, you get super smooth skin without redness or irritation. 

Eos 24-Hour Moisturizing Shave Cream, $4,

42. bty slide 42 Eucerin Daily Protection Moisturizing

Best Moisturizing Body Lotion

No need to slather on your heavy-duty beach sunscreen. Instead, use this moisturizing body lotion with SPF 15 before you head out each morning.

Eucerin Daily Protection Moisturizing Lotion Sunscreen SPF 15, $12,

43. bty slide 43 Caudalie Divine Oil

Best Body Oil

Contrary to what you might think, body oils hydrate without feeling sticky. This multipurpose moisturizer works on face, nails and hair, too.

Caudalie Divine Oil, $32,

44. bty slide 44 Nivea Crème

Best Body Cream

Toss this cream into your bag for an on-the-go fix for dry skin, especially trouble areas like elbows and knees. The secure tin means you won’t have to worry about it accidentally exploding in your purse.

Nivea Crème, $3,

45. bty slide 45 Aveeno Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer

Best Facial Moisturizer

Even out your complexion and reduce the appearance of brown spots with this daily facial moisturizer. That it also works as a sunscreen is a skin-saving bonus.

Aveeno Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer SPF 30, $17,

46. bty slide 46 Avon Anew Clinical Absolute Even Multi-Tone Skin Corrector

Best Skin Serum

Discoloration and hyperpigmentation are high on the list of Latina skin issues. This skin tone correcting serum targets manchas, acne spots, blotchiness and redness.

Avon Anew Clinical Absolute Even Multi-Tone Skin Corrector, $40,

47. bty slide 47 Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II

Best Nighttime Serum

Working with the skin’s overnight repair process, this nighttime serum fights signs of aging as you snooze, while also reducing environmental damage and hydrating skin.

Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II, $92,

48. bty slide 48 Dermalogica Ultrasmoothing Eye Serum

Best Eye Serum

Smooth out fine lines and restore undereye elasticity with this eye serum that reduces puffiness without causing sensitivity.

Dermalogica Ultrasmoothing Eye Serum, $50,

49. bty slide 49 CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser

Best Facial Cleanser

The ceramides in this facial cleanser repair the skin’s barrier while hyaluronic acid adds moisture to keep skin looking hydrated and plump.

CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser, $12,

50. bty slide 56 DDF Revolve Professional 500X

Best Facial Cleansing Tool

Tailor this facial cleansing tool to your personal preference. Choose from three brushes depending on your exfoliation needs, and then set the timer so you know how long to spend on each area of your face.

DDF Revolve Professional 500X, $119,

51. bty slide 51 Yes To Cucumbers Facial Towelettes

No matter where you keep them—your desk, gym bag or nightstand—these facial towelettes are a lifesaver. They remove sweat and makeup while exfoliating and brightening.

Yes To Cucumbers Facial Towelettes, $10 (for pack of 2),

52. bty slide 52 Simple Eye Make-Up Remover Pads

Best Eye Makeup Remover Pads

Even waterproof mascara is no match for these eye makeup remover pads. Ingredients like provitamin B5 help soften and smooth skin.

Simple Eye Make-Up Remover Pads, $6,

53. bty slide 53 La Roche-Posay Anthelios 60 Ultra Light Sunscreen Fluid

Best Facial Sunscreen

A facial sunscreen that doesn’t leave a white, pasty tint or a greasy residue? Done and done. It’s also sweatproof, making it perfect for outdoor activities.

La Roche-Posay Anthelios 60 Ultra Light Sunscreen Fluid, $30, and

54. bty slide 54 Diorsnow White Reveal Extreme Cooling

Best Face Mask

This face mask cools skin’s temperature, causing melanin production to decrease and creating a brighter and more radiant complexion.

Diorsnow White Reveal Extreme Cooling Gel Mask, $95, Macy’

55. bty slide 55 Aquaphor Lip Repair

Best Lip Treatment

This lip treatment is packed with the good stuff: shea butter to lock in moisture and chamomile to soothe. The effects are long lasting, so there’s no need for constant reapplication.

Aquaphor Lip Repair, $5,

56. bty slide 56 DDF Revolve Professional 500X

Best Facial Cleansing Tool

Tailor this facial cleansing tool to your personal preference. Choose from three brushes depending on your exfoliation needs, and then set the timer so you know how long to spend on each area of your face.

DDF Revolve Professional 500X, $119,

57. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: All-around Mascara

Best All-Around Mascara

Day or night, a bold lash look is a beauty must-have. This mascara does it all: adds length, curls, volumizes and conditions.

Tarte Lights Camera Lashes Mascara, $20,

58. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Anti-Aging Sunscreen

Best Anti-aging Sunscreen

Make your SPF do double duty. Use this sunscreen in the A.M. to keep skin hydrated and help with wrinkles.

Kate Somerville Daily Deflector Waterlight SPF 50 Anti-Aging Sunscreen, $48,

59. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Spot Treatment

Best Spot Treatment

Say adios to those pesky spots with this targeted treatment. Use before your nighttime moisturizer on your face, neck and even your hands.

Murad Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum, $60,

60. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: All-Around Shampoo & Conditioner

Best All-Around Shampoo & Conditioner

Not only is it filled with ingredients to help boost hair health, like sunflower seed oil and hibiscus, but it also has an energizing scent of grapefruit and thyme.

Gud from Burts Bees Red Ruby Groovy Natural Nourishing Shampoo and Conditioner, $7,

61. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Daily Moisturizer

Best Daily Moisturizer

With three different scents to choose from, this spray-on lotion will quickly become your post-shower go-to. The best part? It dries within ten seconds so you don’t have to wait to get dressed after applying.

Vaseline Spray & Go Moisturizer, $6, and

62. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Cuticle Cream

Best Cuticle Cream

Keep your nails and skin in top condition by applying this cream in the morning and before bed.

Burt’s Bees Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream, $6, and

63. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Eye and Lash Serum

Best Eye & Lash Serum

Whether you’re battling fine lines or weak lashes, you can’t go wrong with this two-in-one problem solver.

Vichy LiftActiv Serum 10 Eyes & Lashes, $35,

64. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Laser Hair Remover

Best Laser Hair Remover

Forget daily shaving and switch to an at-home laser hair removal system. This device is safe to use and boasts results in as little as two sessions.

Tria Hair Removal Laser 4X, $449,

65. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Longwear Foundation

Best Longwear Foundation

If you’re a fan of liquid foundation but want something you can throw in your purse—without worrying about spills—you’ve come to the right place. And with 20 shades to choose from, there’s one to match all of our skin tones.

Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Even Finish Compact Foundation, $48, and


66. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Whitening Toothpaste

Best Whitening Toothpaste

A great shade of lipstick is instantly more flattering white a great set of pearly whites. Try this whitening toothpaste to upgrade your smile.

Colgate Optic White Toothpaste, $4,

67. Latina Beauty Awards 2013: Facial Hair Removal System

Best Facial Hair Remover System

Keep any unwanted pelitos at bay with this easy-to-use cream. No redness or irritation so you can de-fuzz and go.

Olay Smooth Finish Facial Hair Removal Duo- Medium to Coarse Hair, $24,