Swiping on some bronzer can give you a natural glow that will lift your spirits any time of year. A hint of blush can do just enough to fool people into thinking you spent your afternoon on the beach. And don’t get us started on the wonders of highlighter: How could we create that dewy look without it?! Of course, it takes the right products to achieve these things—and browsing our list of 2022 Healthy Beauty Award winners is the best place to get inspiration for your next purchase.
So, why should you trust in one of our winners? To get here, we parsed through thousands of the year’s top beauty products, which we considered against guidelines set by dermatologists. Then we asked over 50 people to get to work testing them—including SELF editors, makeup pros, and dermatologists—and give us their honest feedback. The blush, bronzer, and highlighters below were all used by real people who loved them! So check them out, shop your faves, and then head over to see the rest of the 2022 SELF Healthy Beauty Award winners for even more great buys.
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