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Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) presented its 20th Annual Insiders’ Choice Beauty Awards, May 16, 2014, in the Grand Ballroom of New York’s Waldorf-Astoria. The gala award luncheon has come to represent the best in beauty, as well as the trends supported by the industry’s most innovative products each year.
“Each year we see the innovation that is coming from both the big and the small companies," said Carlotta Jacobson, president, CEW. "I’m very honored to recognize them.” She cited presenting sponsor The Meredith Corporation and thanked the other sponsors of the 2014 CEW Beauty Awards: Givaudan, Crest and Oral-B 3D White, QVC, U by Kotex, Walgreens, Unilever, Beauty Inc, Arcade Marketing, DSM Personal Care, Yahoo!, Birchbox, RPG, Conair, MaCher, Albéa, Rpr Marketing Communications, Mintel, Sally Hansen, Yes To Inc., KraftWorks, Consultancy Media, Suite K, Raw Media, Proof 7, The Natural Step, WWD, The NPD Group and Ernst & Young.
Jill Scalamandre, chairwoman of CEW and SVP of Philosophy Brand and Coty Prestige Skincare, cited the major milestones of the CEW Beauty Awards over 20 years—including the fact that the awards program began with 35 products across seven categories and has grown to include 750 products from 300 companies, across 36 product categories.
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CEW this year announced the winners of the first ever Iconic Beauty Award, sponsored by DSM Personal Care, which recognized two products (one in mass and one in prestige), that have transcended 20 or more years in the industry. The Iconic Beauty Award winner in mass was Maybelline New York Great Lash Mascara, and YSL Beauté Touche Éclat was the winner in the prestige category.
2014 CEW Beauty Award Winners:
BATH AND BODY
- Bath and Body Mass: Vaseline—Spray & Go Moisturizer Total Moisture
- Bath and Body Prestige: Shiseido Cosmetics America—Future Solution LX Total Regenerating Body Cream
- Acne Treatment: Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare—One Step Acne Eliminating Pads
- Anti-Aging Mass: L'Oréal Paris—Revitalift Miracle Blur
- Anti-Aging Prestige: Clé de Peau Beauté—Le Sérum
- Cleanser & Scrub: Yes to Grapefruit—Brightening Facial Towelettes
- Eye Treatment Mass: Vichy—Liftactiv Serum 10 Eyes& Lashes
- Eye Treatment Prestige: Glamglow Inc.—Brightmud Eye Treatment
- Lip Treatment: Fresh—Sugar Cherry Tinted Lip Treatment SPF 15
- Moisturizer Mass: L’Oréal Paris—Age Perfect Glow Renewal Facial Oil
- Moisturizer Prestige: Josie Maran Cosmetics—100% Pure Argan Oil Light
- Hair Care Product: Kérastase—Initialiste Advanced Scalp and Hair Concentrate
- Hair Coloring Product: Color Wow—Root Cover Up
- Hair Styling Product: Living Proof—Perfect Hair Day (PHD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment
- Eye Product Mass: L’Oréal Paris—Voluminous Butterfly Mascara
- Eye Product Prestige: Dior—Diorshow Iconic Overcurl Mascara
- Face Product Mass: Sonia Kashuk for Target—Chic Luminosity Bronzer/Blush Duo
- Face Product Prestige: Bare Minerals—Ready To Go Complexion Perfection Palette
- Lip Product Mass: Sonia Kashuk for Target—Shine Luxe Sheer Lip Colour
- Lip Product Prestige: Clé de Peau Beauté—Extra Rich Lipstick
- Lab Series Skincare for Men—Pro LS All-one Face Treatment
- Dior—Nail Glow
- Men's Scent: Ralph Lauren Fragrances—Polo Red (Fragrance Supplier: Givaudan; Perfumer: Olivier Gillotin)
- Women’s Scent Mass: Sonia Kashuk for Target—Eau De Toilette in Pink Innocencia (Fragrance Supplier: Robertet; Perfumer: Jerome Epinette)
- Women’s Scent Prestige: Coty Prestige—Honey Marc Jacobs (Fragrance Supplier: Firmenich; Perfumer: Annie Buzantian)
- La Roche-Posay—Anthelios 60 Ultra-Light Sunscreen Fluid
INDIE BEAUTY AWARD
- Glamglow Inc.
ECO BEAUTY AWARD
BEST SELLER MASS
- Maybelline New York—Volum’ Express The Falsies Big Eyes Mascara
BEST SELLER PRESTIGE
- Clinique—Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion +
ICONIC BEAUTY AWARD MASS
- Maybelline New York—Great Lash Mascara
ICONIC BEAUTY AWARD PRESTIGE
- YSL Beaute—Touche Éclat
MOST BUZZED ABOUT MASS
- L’Oréal Paris—Voluminous Butterfly Mascara
MOST BUZZED ABOUT PRESTIGE
- Estée Lauder—Modern Muse Eau de Parfum
QVC BEAUTY QUEST AWARD
- Dr. Macrene Skin Results 37 Actives
SKIN CARE TOOLS
- TRIA Beauty, Inc.—Age-Defying Laser