We’re just about at the tail end of 2018! It’s been an amazing year so far, and we’re super glad to have had you along for the ride. To bring this year to a great close, we’ve rounded up some of our bestsellers and put up the Althea Awards to celebrate how exceptional they are. Here’s our top 10!

Wake up beautiful with the world's best-selling sleeping mask! With 1 sold every 12 secs, this light gel mask provides intensive hydration, vitality and brightening effect while restoring skin with deep relaxation. This product contains a number of patents including the SLEEP-TOX™ technology that purifies skin during sleep, keeping it in optimum condition while MOISTURE WRAP™ helps skin retain moisture throughout the night. It also has an aromatic SLEEPSCENT™ helps you relax during sleep. Best of all, it’s also formulated with skin soothing agents that are gentle on the sleeping skin, helping it to recover overnight.
Hydration is the key to great skin, so give your skin the right prep to take it all on with Dear, Klairs' Supple Preparation Facial Toner. Made to balance out the skin's pH levels, this moisturizing toner gives the skin a boost of hydration while transforming your complexion into the perfect canvas for your favorite skin care products to work their magic. It also contains nourishing ingredients that help prevent dehydration and irritations from flaring up, making it a must-have in our beauty stash.
Althea's very own product range is here, and we're starting off strong with the Petal Velvet Powder! This debuting beauty is a translucent powder that sets makeup and leaves behind a silky finish to the touch. Infused with oil from Althea seeds, this powder works to keep sebum production at bay without drying out the skin for a radiant, fresh look, all while giving out a gentle scent. Keep your makeup looking great all day or dust some on to stay shine-free! 
Green tea does more than give you a midday pick-me-up after a heavy lunch, it's fantastic for your skin too! Innisfree harnessed the goodness of green tea seeds from Jeju island to provide the skin with moisturization and protection from external factors. This concentrate also contains fresh green tea that's rich in amino acids to hydrate the skin from within while preventing moisture loss to keep your skin feeling soft and supple all day.
Made from 92% Aloe Vera gel, Nature Republic Aloe Vera Soothing Gel is enriched with vitamins and can be used for just about anything, from soothing sunburns to hydrating the skin and hair in the form of a mask, to an everyday moisturizer for supple skin. The aloe vera used to make this product comes from certified organic farmers in California (CCOF) and is kind to even the most sensitive of skins, making this suitable for all skin types. No wonder this is one of the best selling products around and has sold over 1.5 million units!
Not your conventional conditioner, this treatment has a liquid-y consistency that allows it to apply evenly and penetrate each strand of hair. With raspberry vinegar as its star ingredient, this product has a slight acidic pH that softens, detangles and smoothes troubled hair. Don’t worry about it being too harsh effect or scent wise on the hair as this keeps your tresses both healthy and smelling like berries.
Ah, how refreshing! Made from 92% Aloe Vera gel, Nature Republic Aloe Vera Soothing Gel Mist is enriched with vitamins and is great for keeping the skin hydrated, soothed and cool throughout the day. The aloe vera used to make this product comes from certified organic farmers in California (CCOF) and is kind to even the most sensitive of skins, making this suitable for all skin types. Whether you like using this to set your makeup or to stay chill on a hot day, this is a definite must-have in your beauty routine!
Missha’s best-selling The First Treatment Essence is back, and boy, it's better than ever! As your stepping stone to healthier and brand new skin, this product features better extraction methods of specialized ingredients and is infused with 90% Himalayan purple barley, making it absorb into your skin instantly to energize it. This essence works to deeply hydrate from within, going deep into the layers to plump them up. The result is skin that is rejuvenated and hydrated, with improvements to skin tone and fine lines.
Oily, pore-blematic skin has finally met its match with Rire's Pore Tightening Fresh Toner! This refreshing toner controls excess sebum and cleanses deep into the pores, effectively shrinking them and removing blackheads for an even complexion. Don't worry about drying out your skin though: it's got hydrating ingredients to ensure your skin still feels soft and supple to the touch. Use together with Rire Peeling Cotton Pad for the best results!
The hustle and bustle of the urban life mean non-stop hectic schedules, but that doesn't mean you can't give your skin the lovin' it needs! Althea's Real Fresh Skin Detoxer is a 10-second, 2-in-1 cleanser pack that showcases real, fresh ingredients and incorporates them into a system that allows a deep, clarifying cleanse while boosting the skin with nutrients and goodness. The Rose edition contains real rose petals and extracts from Grasse roses handpicked from southern France. It helps refine the skin and minimize pores while soothing redness to calm irritations for a healthy, well-rounded complexion.
Did your favorites make it into this round? We're currently running a promotion on these award winners, so be sure to check out Althea’s site so you don’t miss out! What are some of your favorite products that didn’t make the cut this year? Let us know down below!