InStyle unveiled the winners of its 14th Best Beauty Buys in association with John Lewis last night, as voted by a panel of almost 200 industry experts. TV host George Lamb, InStyle's newly-appointed editor Charlotte Moore and publishing director Rita Lewis presented the glamorous ceremony, which has become known as the Oscars of the beauty industry.
The evening saw 24 new winners crowned as dream beauty products, in addition to 77 products that also won in 2013.
101 beauty products were given must-have status, a selection of which are listed below. For the full list of the buys that your beauty bag cannot live without, pick up the March issue of InStyle, which hits newsstands on January 30th.
Best Curling Tong – Babyliss Pro Curling Tong
Best Conditioner for Dry Hair – Kerastase Lait Vital
Best Inexpensive Hand Cream – Balance Me Rose Otto Hand Cream
Best Stick Foundation – Bobbi Brown Stick Foundation
Best Liquid Foundation – Chanel Vitalumiere Foundation
Best Red Lip Shade – MAC Lipstick in Ruby Woo
Best Mascara – Lancome Hypnose Mascara
Best CC Cream – Clinique Moisture Surge CC Cream
Best Inexpensive Anti-Aging Cream – Olay Regenerist 3 Point Treatment Cream
Best Self-Tan for Face – James Read BB Gradual Tan for Face