Best In Black Beauty 2017: The Foreign Imports Getting Major Stateside Love

These global brands are gaining lots of fans stateside with their luxurious ingredients and genius formulas that yield fantastic results. They’re certainly welcome here.

This feature originally appeared in the May 2017 Issue of ESSENCE Magazine.

It's that time again--the 2017 edition of our annual Best in Black Beauty Awards has officially arrived! We've spent weeks swiping, swatching and smelling the newest products so you don't have to. From the splurge-worthy to the drugstore faves and Black-owned must-haves, these are the picks that every Black woman must know. Stay tuned as we continue to unveil this year's winners!