Our editors checked out the top 10 percent of hair care and hairstyling products, as rated by readers. From that pool we chose the Total Beauty Award winners below. A second type of award for each category -- Readers' Choice -- was awarded based on our readers' votes. And now, on to the winners ...

Best Blow Dryer
Best Conditioner
Best Gel
Best Hair / Scalp Treatment
Best Hair Color
Best Hairspray
Best Mousse
Best Pomade / Wax
Best Shampoo
Best Shampoo for Dry Hair
Best Shine Serum / Spray
Best Straightening Iron
Best Styling Cream