Winners across 30 categories were nominated from more than 1,300 product entries representing over 600 brands. The CEW annual awards remain the only beauty awards selected by the beauty industry insiders – thousands of the most influential brand executives, chemists, marketing professionals, beauty editors and experts in related fields.
“The CEW Beauty Awards have been the industry’s highest honor for 27 years, annually recognizing the most innovative products and brands, and guiding consumers around what’s new and noteworthy in an ever-evolving beauty space,” said Carlotta Jacobson, president of CEW. “This year, we debuted some exciting elements, including a consumer vote, a new seal design and a Cheddar News series featuring select winners. Additionally, while the awards ceremony was held virtually, winners were also invited to an intimate live event, offering each a celebratory moment in the spotlight amongst peers.”
Sponsors included Firmenich, QVC, Beauty Inc, Financo, Cheddar News, Perfect Corp. YouCam Makeup, CVS Pharmacy, Satisfyer, NielsenIQ, Fairchild Media Group, Kaplow Communications, Elite World Group, Consultancy Media, Badger & Winters, Presperse, NYSCC, The NPD Group and Ernst & Young.
Beauty Award Winners
Anti-Aging: Drunk Elephant Protini Powerpeptide Resurf Serum;
Bath and Body: Supergoop! Glowscreen Body;
CBD Beauty: Burt’s Bees Full-Spectrum CBD Facial Oil;
Eye Product: Too Faced Cosmetics Born This Way The Natural Nudes Eyeshadow Palette;
Face Mask: Youth To The People Superclay Purify + Clear Power Mask;
Skin Care Tools: RéVive Skincare RéVolve Contouring Massage Roller and NuFace Fix Line Smoothing Device
Sun Product: Supergoop! Glowscreen;
Hair Coloring: Moroccanoil Color Depositing Masks;
Hair Shampoo/Hair Conditioner: Olaplex No. 8 Bond Intense Moisture Mask;
Hair Tools: Dyson Corrale Straightener;
Iconic Beauty Award: La Mer Crème de la Mer;
Indie Skin Care: Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Niacinamide Dew Drops;
Ingredients and Formulation: Grant Industries Inc. Granpowder BBP-700;
Lip Product: Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Crushed Oil Infused Gloss;
Lip Treatment: Too Faced Cosmetics Hangover Pillow Balm Lip Treatment;
Nail Product: Essie Expressie by Essie in Crop Top and Roll;
Men’s Grooming: KeepItAnchored Hair Anchoring Essence for Men;
Women’s Scent: Gucci Bloom Profumo di Fiori Eau de Parfum;
QVC Beauty Quest Award: Gussi;
Sexual Wellness: The Honey Pot Company Organic Moisturizing Lubricant with Organic Strawberry Flavor.