The Judges

The Judging Panel comprises experts from across our industry, who are all giving their time and expertise to participate in the programme free of charge. Our Judges will each use, test, comment and rank products in at least three separate categories during August and September. Their private deliberations will form the basis of the Shortlists in each Category, which will be announced on October 1st.

Confirmed members of the Judging Panel 2019 are as follows:

Abigail James, International Facialist & Wellbeing Expert
Abigail is globally recognised and called upon by brands for her extensive knowledge, respected skills, legendary facial massage and results-driven bespoke treatments.

Anita Bhagwandas, Beauty Director at Large, Glamour
A multi award-winning journalist and brand consultant with over a decade’s worth of experience on some of the biggest print and digital titles in the country, including Stylist, Marie Claire, Women’s Health and, in her current role, Glamour.

Bea Sweet, Celebrity Make-up Artist
Bea’s stunning creative make-up looks have graced the front covers of a huge array of magazines, from Vogue to Numero, globally and in the UK, while her celebrity clients include Dua Lipa, FKA Twigs, Erykah Badu and Charli XCX.

Bryony Blake, Celebrity Make-up Artist
Bryony has lent her make-up skills to a host of successful shows including X-Factor, Britain’s Got Talent, Strictly Come Dancing and The Voice. Since 2015, she has also been one of the beauty experts on This Morning, delivering live demonstrations, masterclasses and makeovers.

Emily Ewart-Perks, Founder, Secret Spa
Emily founded Secret Spa, London’s premium at-home beauty service, in 2015 with her brother Rider. Her mission was to provide a seamless solution for women having beauty and wellness treatments. Find out more at secretspa.co.uk/.

Emily Hunter, Editor, Beauty Magazine
With over a decade’s experience as a beauty editor and 4 years of The Beauty Awards under her belt, Emily constantly has her eyes open for the next big thing in beauty and is excited to chair the judging panel for The Beauty Awards 2019 with ASOS.

Holly Buckley, Director & Editor, Diary Directory
Holly is the Director of industry bible DIARY directory, used by brands and media professionals to access fashion, beauty and lifestyle contacts, news, dates and social insight.

James Earnshaw, Celebrity Hair Stylist
James is a session hair stylist who works around the UK and internationally. He is head creative director for an award-winning salon group and splits his time between campaigns, education, show work and celebrities.

Joy Debenham-Burton, Apparel & Fashion Professional
Joy’s career began in the swinging sixties, as the youngest department store buyer in London. From perfumery, she escalated to handling global promotions for the revolutionary Mary Quant range, which took the cosmetics world by storm. This kickstarted a long and successful career in beauty.

Kadeeja Sel Khan, Beauty Influencer
Kadeeja is one of Britain’s best-known beauty influencers who shares everything behind the scenes of Photoshop and filters to detail her skin journey with cystic acne, PCOS and rosacea, believing everybody should feel confident and beautiful in the skin they’re in.

Migena Topciu, Hair Stylist & TV Presenter
Former TV presenter and a model Migena is an award-winning hair stylist and make-up artist specialising in Asian bridal hair and make-up. Along with two hair salons, she has founded her own make-up institute, the MG academy.

Millie Kendall MBE, Chief Executive, British Beauty Council
Beauty maven Millie’s career highlights include introducing Shu Uemura to the UK and Europe, co-creating the Ruby & Millie make-up brand with Ruby Hammer, and co-founding the disruptive retail concept BeauyMART, and PR company BRANDstand Communications. She is now CEO of the British Beauty Council, which she co-founded to help raise the profile of the British beauty industry.

Sanna Nosheen Make-up Artist & Beauty Influencer, Look a million
Sanna is a self-taught make-up artist and influencer with a passion for make-up and fashion. Her Look A Million brand has over 300,000 followers on Instagram while her accompanying YouTube channel has racked up over 30,000 subscribers.

Sharmadean Reid, Chief Executive, Beauty Stack
Entrepreneur Sharmadean is the founder of WAH Nails and Beautystack, a new way to book beauty treatments through shared images. A former fashion stylist and brand consultant, her imission is to use technology to empower women economicallym socially and culturally.

Sonny Turner, Model & Influencer
At just 20 years of age Sonny is not only fronting major campaigns at home, but on both sides of the Atlantic. She is committed to showing that curves can thrive and wants to share her stance on body empowerment along the way. She enjoys being an influencer and uses her platform to partner with brands who share her stance.

Theresa Yee, Senior Beauty Editor, WGSN
Theresa Yee is a beauty editor with 12 years’ experience in the cosmetic industry. Prior to joining WGSN she worked across consumer magazines and at the luxury beauty retailer Space NK. An experienced trend forecaster, she is responsible for WGSN’s beauty trends, two years ahead of season.

Tom Pellereau, The Apprentice Winner & Inventor, Stylideas
Former winner of the Apprentice and inventor Tom Pellereau loves solving problems and making life better. He has developed the s-shaped Stylfile nail file, the baby-safe Nipper Clipper, STYLPRO make-up brush cleaner and, most recently, the STYLSMILE blue light teeth whitening experience.

To enter The Beauty Awards 2019 with ASOS

For more information about entering The Beauty Awards 2019 with ASOS, email Ruth Dow or call her on +44(0) 20 7434 1530.

To enter The Beauty Awards 2019 with ASOS

For more information about entering The Beauty Awards 2019 with ASOS, email Ruth Dow or call her on +44(0) 20 7434 1530.



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