AFTER more than 400,000 votes, the winners of this year’s Fabulous Beauty Awards have been revealed.
From Best Fragrance to Best Budget Buy, here are your winners…
Simple won Best Skincare Breakthrough in this year’s awards[/caption]
Best Skincare Breakthrough
The winner: Simple Kind To Skin Biodegradable Cleansing Wipes, £4.39 for 25, Boots – buy now
We all know the impact disposable wipes have on our planet, but these environmentally friendly cloths are green game-changers.
Highly commended: Olay Regenerist Whip Cream, £34.99
The winner: Herbal Essences Bio:Renew Argan Oil of Morocco Conditioner, £5.99, Superdrug – buy now
This argan oil-packed luxe conditioner proved a serious hit this year, protecting hair against damage with added antioxidant aloe.
Highly commended: Head & Shoulders Anti-Dandruff Shampoo & Conditioner Classic Clean 2in1, £7
The winner: Liz Earle Cleanse & Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser, £15.50, Feel Unique – buy now
With eucalyptus essential oil and camomile and cocoa butter for hydration, this skin-loving cleanser leaves a squeaky-clean finish.
Highly commended: L’Oréal Paris Age Perfect Rehydrating Day Cream, £11.99
The winner: Nivea Sun Protect & Moisture Sun Spray SPF50+, £7, Superdrug – buy now
The Love Island gang aren’t the only ones laying it on “factor 50 thick” this summer, as you’re all raving about this high-strength, water-resistant SPF.
Highly commended: Piz Buin Tan & Protect Tan Accelerating Oil Spray, £8
The winner: Boots
After a whopping 170 years, Boots is your top of the shops thanks to an array of exclusive brands such as No.7 and Soap & Glory.
Highly commended: Superdrug
Marc Jacobs bagged the award for Best Fragrance[/caption]
The winner: OPI Nail Lacquer, £13.50, OPI – buy now
With a benzene-based UV absorber that prevents fade, this genius polish ensures your colour stays stronger for longer.
Highly commended: Sally Hansen Miracle Gel, £9.99
The winner: Marc Jacobs Daisy Love, £57 for 50ml EDT, The Perfume Shop – buy now
A new, grown-up version of the traditional favourite, this fabulous scent has a twist
of flirty florals and expensive-smelling cashmere musk.
Highly commended: Dolce & Gabbana The Only One, £70 for 50ml EDP
Best Budget Buy
The winner: Vaseline Rosy Lips, £1.50, Sainsbury’s – buy now
The original lip tin has emerged victorious, thanks to a kick of rose oil and sweet almond for hydration.
Highly commended: Aveeno Daily Moisturising Lotion, £7.69
Best Cult Buy
The winner: Tangle Teezer, £11, Tangle Teezer – buy now
This beauty classic is your go-to for getting through tangled tresses without causing breakage or damage.
Highly commended: Batiste Dry Shampoo Original, £2.99
The winner: Maybelline Instant Anti-Age Eraser Concealer, £8.99, Superdrug – buy now
You can’t get enough of this bag-banishing wonder, packed with pigment to cover dark circles.
Highly commended: Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder, £3.99
Garnier Summer Body was voted Best Fake Tan[/caption]
Best Fake Tan
The winner: Garnier Summer Body Gradual Tan Moisturiser, £9.99, Superdrug – buy now
Slow build-up + nourishing apricot = your summer skin saviour!
Highly commended: Dove DermaSpa Summer Revived Self-Tanning Body Lotion, £7.79
Best New Brand
The winner: Milk Makeup
It was a huge hit in the US, so it’s no wonder you’re all now obsessed with this range’s clever formulas and packaging.
Highly commended: Face Halo
Best Premium Brand
The winner: Clarins
When splurging on skincare, make-up and fragrance, this super-luxe brand is your pay-day pick.
Highly commended: Lancôme
The nation has spoken![/caption]
Best For Bodies
The winner: Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Body Lotion, £3.99, Boots – buy now
With skin-quenching coconut oil and cacao seed butter, this budget hero leaves
skin feeling silky smooth and smelling great.
Highly commended: Soap & Glory The Righteous Butter, £10
The winner: Estée Lauder Double Wear Stay-In-Place Makeup, £33.50, Look Fantastic – buy now
Available in 55 shades and giving a flawless finish with one layer, it’s the gold standard of foundation.
Highly commended: Tresemmé Keratin Smooth Restoring Shampoo, £4.99
Best Male Grooming
The winner: L’Oréal Men Expert Hydra Energetic Anti-Fatigue Moisturiser, £10.59, Superdrug – buy now
Fellas, stop nabbing your missus’ cream and whack this on your shopping list instead. It’ll energise your skin in an instant thanks to vitamin C and caffeine.
Highly commended: Gillette SkinGuard Sensitive Razor For Sensitive Skin, £9
GHD bagged Best Beauty Gadget[/caption]
Best Beauty Gadget
The winner: Ghd Platinum+ Styler, £175, Ghd – buy now
Say sayonara to singed hair, as this tool never goes over 185°C, and the temp is monitored 250 times per second.
Highly commended: Oral-B Genius 9000 Electric Toothbrush, £300
Best Ethical Brand
The winner: The Body Shop
From refusing to test on animals to using sustainable ingredients and reducing waste, the high-street giant is definitely leading the way in ethical beauty.
Highly commended: Lush
The winner: Mac Retro Matte Lipstick in Ruby Woo, £17.50, Mac – buy now
It was the fade-proof formula that made Mac famous back in 1999, and 20 years later it still packs a punch while hydrating at the same time.
Highly commended: Dr Paw Paw Scrub & Nourish, £8.95
The winner: Benefit Hoola Bronzing Powder, £26, Benefit – buy now
The soft-focus, one-shade-suits-all marvel contours, bronzes and can even be used as eyeshadow for an all-over glow.
Highly commended: Nars Blush in Orgasm, £25
The winner: Maybelline Lash Sensational Mascara, £8.99, Superdrug – buy now
With its anti-clump, low wax formula, this iconic mascara reigns supreme.
Highly commended: Urban Decay Naked Reloaded Eyeshadow Palette, £38
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