ESSENCE Best in Black Beauty Awards 2014

<p>More than 400 beauty influencers (that's you!) slathered and swiped on some of the newest hair, skin and makeup products. Here are the 31 that took top honors.</p>

Readers' Choice Awards: Hair

From blow dryers to shine serums, these top products work wonders on a wide range of textures and tress trends. Read More

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Best in Black Beauty Awards 2014: Face

Correct, protect and prevent with our favorite skincare solutions. Read More