10 best beauty buys you need to try for the winter

The results are finally in! We asked bloggers in our Lifestyle Collective to review and rank a number of winter beauty products ranging from skin and makeup must-haves to hair and nails staples. Their feedback has officially been tallied, and the winners named!

These 10 essential items are proven to hydrate skin, replenish your hair and keep you put-together during the coldest of months. We can't wait to get our hands on all of them for a perfected winter look.

See them all below:

Shop all these top products and read blogger reviews in the gallery below! Want to check out all the nominees? Head to the Beauty Awards page.

Winners of Winter Beauty Awards
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Winners of Winter Beauty Awards

Best Face Makeup: BECCA Skin Perfector Liquid Primer

"One of my favorite beauty brands does it again with this skin shimmering highlighter that gives skin the ultimate glow a la Kim K."- The Fashion Poet

"Loved this - it has the perfect amount of luminosity and the tone is beautiful! Perfect to wear mixed with a foundation or as a cream highlighter." - The Beauty Vanity

"This is a gorgeous, natural looking highlighter. I apply before foundation -- it blends well and creates a perfect, dewy glow." - The Middle Closet

Price: $41


Best Cleanser/Exfoliator: WEI Five Sacred Grains Even Brighter Silky Cleansing Milk

"This gentle cleanser might be my new holy grail! It cleaned my makeup, exfoliated lightly, and didn't irriate my sensitive skin." -lipgloss and crayons

"I love how gentle this cleanser is. It doesn't have any harsh smells or chemicals, and it is perfect for morning or night."- Poised Avenue

"Not only is the packaging amazing, the cleanser is perfection. I love how clean and bright my skin looks after using this." -Savvynista

"Loved the power of this product. Milky-like (not heavy and not runny) and it left my skin clean and refreshed. It was able to remove all of my makeup without issue." - Pink Heels Pink Trucks

Price: $38


Best Beauty Tool: Sigma Spa Brush Cleaning Mat

"This thing is a must have for every girl! It makes cleaning your make-up brushes so easy and gets them cleaner than ever!" - Poised Avenue

"I wish I had this brush mat years ago. This is the best invention for cleaning brushes." - Savvynista

"I've become a daily user, this cleansing mat is AMAZING. My brushes have never been as clean, I love it!" -lipgloss and crayons

Price: $32


Best Winter Lip Color: Glossier Generation G Matte Lipstick

"I absolutely LOVE the idea behind this lipstick! I like to blot my pout anyway so it works out beautifully for me. If you're into "natural" makeup, you'll adore this lippie!"- Sensible Stylista

"This lasted me 6 hours without reapplication" Style Optimist

"The formula is great for girls on the go. It slides easily like a balm, but definitely is pigmented. You won't have to worry about lipstick on your teeth!" - Simply Nicole

Price : $18


Best Moisturizer: Peter Thomas Roth Cucumber De-Tox Gel Eye Patches

"These patches will really help with dryness in your eye area! They stay on your face well so you won't have to worry about them falling off while moving around. Put them in your fridge for a cooling effect that'll help treat puffiness." - Sensible Stylista

"THIS STUFF is divine! Love the smell and its soo cooling! I use it to treat myself."Style Optimist

"These eye patches are my new favorite beauty product. They help with puffiness and are a great treat after a long week. Secret tip? Keep these in the refrigerator for an even more cooling effect!"- Simply Nicole

Price: $48


Best Eye Makeup: Beauty For Real Eye Shadow Stx

"These sticks of eyeshadow were SO pigmented! Such gorgeous metallic colors. The sick makes them perfect for using them as eye liner, too! I loved wearing them on my waterline."- Poised Avenue

"I love these shadow sticks they last all day. The colors make my eyes pop." - Savvynista

"I was super impressed by the staying power of these Shadow STXs. I tried just shading the lower portion of my upper lid to see if there would be any transfer into my crease or above and was surprised that it stayed put." - Pink Heels Pink Trucks

"I have to admit, I was afraid of using a shadow stick. Well, I'm a convert...this shadow lasts ALL day and doesn't crease!"-lipgloss and crayons

Price: $19


Best Hair Treatment: Living Proof fresh cut split end mender

"My hair looked and felt freshly cut after use! I even got a few compliments on my hair!" - Seamless Sea

"This product is a game changer for winter hair. I could see less frizz and a more smooth texture to my ends. I also love that it can be applied to both damp and dry hair for touch ups." - Jana Style Blog

"I've always been interested in trying this product. After my first use, I understood why people raved about it. It left my ends feeling moisturized without feeling greasy." - Circa 88

"Love Living Proof products and this definitely left my ends feeling soft and supple." - Adored by Alex

Price: $24


Best Winter Nail Color- KESTER BLACK , Quartz

"The color of this polish is gorgeous and perfect for everyday. It's a beautiful dusty, grey-purple and would go perfectly with so many outfits!"- Poised Avenue

"I love this color and the formula rocks. You only need one coat." - Savvynista

"Loved this nail polish and this color! The brush was shaped perfectly and I only had to apply one coat for max coverage. Staying power was impressive. Slight wearing at the edge after a few days without a top coat." - Pink Heels Pink Trucks

"A perfect neutral, and I love how long it lasted!" - lipgloss and crayons

Price: $20


Best Hair Tool: Drybar Baby Buttercup Blow Dryer

"This product is the dumbledore of hair dryers! It dries my hair quickly and gives my mane serious shine. Small, compact, and straight up magical." - Sensible Stylista

"I love how compact this blow dryer is, and the color and size makes it much more adorable. I love the attachemnt tool also which protects my hair from heat damage."Style Optimist

"I absolutely love this hair dryer, because it works great plus it's small enough to pack when traveling. No more using crappy hotel hair dryers!" - Simply Nicole

Price: $135


Best Winter Lip Care: SkinCeuticals Antioxidant Lip repair

I love this stuff! I use it every night before bed as a moisturizer for my lips. It's so hydrating and comfortable to wear. You'll never have wrinkled, dry lips again with this product!- Poised Avenue

"I never used a lip treatment at night until now. I really love how smooth my lips feel in the morning." - Savvynista

"This lip repair treatment has become part of my nightly skincare ritual. The vitamin e works wonders!"- lipgloss and crayons

Price: $38


RELATED: Shop the best winter hair tools

Winter Beauty Awards- Hair Tools
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Winter Beauty Awards- Hair Tools

amika Polished Perfection Straightening Brush

This  straightening thermal brush delivers sleek smooth hair in a single glide. 

Price: $120


Drybar Buttercup Blow Dryer,

Get the salon look at home with this Drybar tool! This blow dryer has an ultra-powerful motor that will dry your hair fast and efficiently. 

Price: $195


Wet Brush Original Detangler Hair Brush

This brush is designed for wet hair and works to detangle your knots with ease

Price: $8.99


ion™ Magnesium PRO Flat Iron

The combination of Magnesium and Ceramic Tourmaline works to leave hair looking and feeling healthier, shiny and softer.

Price: $84.99


xtava Satin Wave 5-in-1 Curling Iron 

Whether you want to wear your hair in tight ringlets or beachy waves, there is a barrel for every curl size!

Price: $36.99


Umberto Boar & Nylon Oval Brush

The ratio of the bristles on this brush works to distribute hair's natural oils to smooth and add shine!

Price: $14.99


ion™ Magnesium PRO Curling Iron

Get the perfect wave or curl with this hair wand! This tool features a 1 Inch plate that heats super fast!

Price: $49.99


Remington Studio Thermaluxe Hair Dryer

This blow dryer works to optimize heat levels and dry hair as quickly as possible to minimize the risk of heat damage.

Price: $34.99


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