What’s better to wash away the Monday blues? Uh, a free beauty gift bag, that’s for sure! Plus, being the first to know of the best products in beauty, as voted on by beauty’s ultimate insiders!

By Kristin Perrotta

Ok, we’re going to cut to the chase — because why waste precious time? CEW’s Beauty Creators Awards are Friday, November 11, and everyone who comes will walk out with one of two beauty product gift bags worth somewhere in the range of $1,500.

Tickets are almost sold out, and the beauty products are major! Imagine snatching one out of your CEW tote each Monday… Sure beats three coffees and a painfully slow countdown until the end of the day!

Some of the beauty loot you could get, depending upon your bag:

  • Glow Recipe Strawberry Smooth BHA + AHA Salicylic Serum ($40)
  • L’Oréal Paris Revitalift Derm Intensives 2.5% Pure Hyaluronic Acid + Caffé Eye Serum ($32.99)
  • Gucci Guilty fragrance ($159)
  • Oribe Hair Alchemy Resilience Shampoo ($49)
  • Drunk Elephant C-Firma Fresh Day Serum Activated Serum ($78)
  • RéVive Skincare Masque Des Yeux Instant ($28)
  • Beekman 1802 Milk Wash ($10)
  • Josie Maran 100% Pure Argan Oil ($49)
  • Too Faced Lady Bold Lipstick ($28)
  • CeraVe Skin Renewing Nightly Exfoliating Treatment ($28.49)
  • Perricone MD Cold Plasma Plus+ Concentrated Treatment Sheet Masks ($19)
  • Farmacy Clearly Clean Cleansing Balm ($24)
  • Byroe Mojito Lip Mask ($55)
  • Satisfyer Love Triangle ($69.95; if it doesn’t sound familiar, Google it… but NOT on your work computer)
  • R+Co BLEU Reflective Shine Hairspray ($39)
  • ILIA Lip Wrap Reviving Balm ($24)
  • Summer Fridays Light Aura Vitamin C+ Peptide Eye Cream ($42)
  • Moroccanoil Treatment ($48)
  • LUMENE Nordic-C [Valo] Glow Boost Essence ($35.99)
  • Burberry Hero fragrance ($132)
  • Beautyblender BIO PURE™ Makeup Sponge ($20)
  • Gucci Flora fragrance ($144)
  • Nécessaire The Body Serum ($45)
  • Philosophy Hope in a Jar Instant Glow Peeling Mousse ($36)
  • L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Lash Paradise Mascara ($11.99)
  • Living Proof Full Shampoo & Full Conditioner ($32)
  • Olay Regenerist Vitamin C + Peptide 24 Brightening Face Moisturizer ($29.99)
  • L’Occitane Reset Oil ($65)
  • The Inkey List Caffeine Eye Serum ($9.99)
  • Beautycounter All Bright C Serum ($90)


Sign up NOW as we’re almost sold out on tickets! The Beauty Creators Awards take place at the iconic Ziegfeld Ballroom in NYC on Friday, November 11. The mingling starts at 11AM and the awards’ ceremony goes down from noon to 2PM. You have to be there to score one of our two well-over-packed swag bags!