Award Winning Beauty 2012

With so many new beauty launches it can be a little tricky to distinguish between what’s been overly hyped and what’s a genuine wonder product. That’s where magazine beauty awards come in.  The recent trifecta of beauty awards at  Tatler, Marie Claire and InStyle brought together expert panels, industry insiders and readers to vote on the products that have made a big difference. Here are some of the products that made the grade…


The Eye Cream
Guerlain Orchidee Imperiale Eye and Lip Cream (Winner)

The Bronzer 
Guerlain Terracotta Bronzing Powder (Highly Commended)

The Scent
Acqua di Parma Fragrances (Winner)

The Scent
Marc Jacobs Daisy (Highly Commended)

The Scent
Annick Goutal Eau d’Hadrien (Highly Commended)

The Fake Tan
Clarins Radiance-Plus Golden Glow Body Lotion (Winner)

The Foundation 
Diorskin Forever Fluid (Highly Commended)

The Mascara
Dior Mascaras (Winner)

The Night Treatment 
Guerlain Midnight Secret (Highly Commended)

The Gadget
Clarisonic Mia (Winner)


World’s Best Beauty Products
Clarins Extra-Firming Body Lotion and Body Cream (Winner)
Guerlain Lingerie De Peau Compact (Winner)
Vichy LiftActive Serum 10 (Winner)


Best Make-up Category
Dior Diorshow 360 Mascara (Highly Commended)


Best Mineral Base
Bare Minerals Foundation Original SPF15 (Winner)

Best Bronzer
Guerlain Terracotta Moisturising Bronzing Powder (Winner)

Best Mascara
Dior Diorshow (Winner)

Best Foot Cream
L’Occitane Shea Butter Foot Cream (Winner)

Best Everyday Brush
Popular Boar Bristle & Nylon Hairbrush (Winner)

Best Deep Conditioning Mask
Philip Kingsley Elasticizer (Winner)

Best Instant Tan
St Tropez Wash Off Instant Glow Body Lotion (Winner)

Best Gradual Tan
St Tropez Gradual Tan Everyday Body Moisturiser (Winner)

Best Self-Tan for the Body
St Tropez Self Tan Bronzing Mousse (Winner)


A great mix of timeless staples and new must-haves in there – did you spot your favourites on the list? 

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