Awards

Industry Updates

Beauty industry companies and professionals racked up a host of awards and recognition, recently, during the 2017 Cosmoprof North America event in July. From commendation for sales performance to recognition for tenacity and perseverance, the following awardees model excellence in the industry.

NYX Cosmetics Names Beauty Vlogger of the Year

NYX Professional Makeup has named Laura Sanchez Beauty Vlogger of the Year. The 5th annual NYX Fine Artistry of Cosmetic Elites (FACE) Awards took place Aug. 20 at the Novo LA in Los Angeles.

The ceremony was hosted by YouTube star Kandee Johnson and featured performances by Beyoncé protégés Chloe X Halle and RuPaul's Drag Race star Alyssa Edwards and The Haus of Edwards.

Indie Beauty Expo Announces Its Best In Show Award Winners

The winners of the first-ever Best In Show Awards from the inaugural 2015 Indie Beauty Expo, which took place Aug. 27 in New York City, highlights some of the hottest indie beauty brands on the market. The winners span 14 categories, ranging from body to hair and even branding.

“At its core, iBE is about recognizing and celebrating the creativity and ingenuity of the passionate entrepreneurs leading independent brands," said Nader Naeymi-Rad, co-founder of iBE. “It is an honor to be able to recognize the pioneers among pioneers.”