A total of 212 finalists have been selected by CEW members from more than 816 product entries, across 33 categories. View the complete list here.
“The Beauty Insider Awards are the ultimate guide to what’s best in beauty each year,” said Carlotta Jacobson, President of CEW. “Our members are industry experts who know beauty products inside-out and can determine what is truly innovative. We’re thrilled to congratulate all of this year’s Beauty Insider Awards Finalists.”
Last week, CEW also announced the finalists in the Eco Beauty Award category, which recognizes a brand that has demonstrated best practices and progress towards the goal of sustainability within the beauty industry. Presented by Givaudan, the Finalists include Au Naturale Cosmetics, Babo Botanicals, CLEAN Reserve, EO Products, Jurlique and Teadora.
New this year, CEW has partnered with the Meredith Corporation to launch the Iconic Consumers’ Choice Beauty Award, marking the first time in the award’s history that consumers have been invited to select a Beauty Insider Awards winner. A special awards breakfast to announce the finalists in this category was held at the iconic Monkey Bar in New York City on Thursday. From now until April 28, consumers can vote for their favorite iconic beauty products in two categories (one in mass and one in prestige) on Meredith’s digital platforms
All Winners will be announced at the CEW Beauty Awards Luncheon Friday, May 13, at the Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan. The Finalists and Winners will be featured in CEW’s consumer-facingdigital magazine, along with click-to-buy links, makeup tips and more.