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2018 CEW Beauty Awards Winners Announcement Lunch

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2018 CEW Beauty Awards Winners Announcement Lunch


2018 CEW Beauty Awards Winners Announcement Lunch

On April 20th 2018, at the prestigious London Hilton on Park Lane, over 350 CEW members, guests and press gathered to celebrate the winners of the 2018 CEW Beauty Awards. Presented by Myleene Klass, the Awards ceremony saw Charlotte Tilbury win an outstanding total of four glittering awards as well as a win for first time entrant and champion of diversity Fenty Beauty. 

With Amazon and Marks & Spencer as the headline sponsors, the Awards this year received over 300 entries across 27 different categories. All winners received a highly coveted Lalique statuette as well as the honour of being able to carry the prestigious CEW Beauty Awards Winners seal on their winning products. Alongside Charlotte Tilbury, noteworthy brands who took home multiple awards this year include Balance Me, The Handmade Soap Company, ELEMIS and Aromatherapy Associates.

Key highlights from this year’s 2018 CEW Beauty Awards:

Charlotte Tilbury looking great with a total of four Awards  

This year, Charlotte Tilbury received an outstanding total of four awards including ‘Best British Brand Mass & Prestige’, ‘Best New Makeup Product for Lips Prestige’ with Charlotte Tilbury: Hollywood Lips, ‘Best New Skincare Treatment Product Prestige’ with Charlotte Tilbury: Revolutionary Instant Magic Facial Dry Sheet Mask and ‘Best New Makeup Product for Face Prestige’ with Charlotte Tilbury: Hollywood Beauty Light Wand. This year’s results prove that Charlotte Tilbury’s success shows no sign of slowing down after receiving a total of three Awards at the CEW Beauty Awards in 2017. 

Best New Brand Prestige Award

Fenty Beauty received the Award for ‘Best New Brand Prestige’ and was also announced as a finalist for ‘Best New Makeup Product for Face Prestige’ with Fenty Beauty: PRO FILT’R SOFT MATTE LONGWEAR FOUNDATION.  Launched at the end of 2017 Fenty Beauty is Rihanna’s first make up line and was inspired after seeing a void in the industry for products that performed across all skin types and tones.

Best New Brand Mass Award 

‘Best New Brand Mass’ this year was awarded to The Handmade Soap Company. Launched in the UK in 2017 The Handmade Soap Company pride themselves on using 99.7% natural ingredients including coconut derivatives, vegetable emulsifiers and scented with essential oils. The Handmade Soap Company also received today’s Award for ‘Best New Men's Grooming Product Mass & Prestige’ and was announced as a finalist for the ‘Best New Bath and Body Product Mass’ Award. There is no doubt that receiving today’s accolades will add to The Handmade Soap Company’s ever-growing success story.

Eco Beauty Award sponsored by Givaudan 

The ‘Eco Beauty Award’ was sponsored by Givaudan for the seventh year running and for the first time in the Beauty Awards’ history Neal’s Yard Remedies Frankincense Intense Lift and Sana Jardin Eau de Parfum were both recognised as winners in this category. Scientifically formulated with active and certified organic ingredients Neal’s Yard Remedies Frankincense Intense Lift targets skin that’s starting to show a lack of firmness, elasticity and definition, similarly Sana Jardin is the world’s first socially-conscious, luxury fragrance house who pride themselves on blazing a revolutionary trail in scent and humanity.

Following the presentation of the awards, President of CEW Caroline Neville said: “Today we had over 350 of the best and brightest of the beauty industry with us in the room. The atmosphere was incredible and it was an honour to celebrate both the products and the individuals within the industry who have a true passion for beauty.” 

For all 2018 Winners please click here.