The Categories

The Beauty Awards 2020 with ASOS categories are listed below. For all New Product categories, launch date must be between 1st September 2019 – 1st September 2020 to be eligible.

If after reading the category descriptions you are still not sure where your product fits, please get in touch using the contact details in the blue box opposite.

For more information about The Beauty Awards 2020, email Grace Mitton or call her on +44(0) 20 7434 1530.

BODY CARE

New Bath and Body Breakthrough 2020
Open to new bathing and body care products including body lotions, creams, self-tan products, hand/foot creams, shower gels, bubble baths, body exfoliators, in-shower moisturisers, shower/bath oils etc.

New Everyday Hero 2020
Open to all personal care products and toiletries including deodorants, body sprays, oral and dental products and tools and intimate care.

New Holistic Wellness Hero 2020
Open to products that contribute to overall wellness, such as aromatherapy/CBD/mood enhancing products, oils and treatments, pain relieving body care products and mood/beauty boosting sprays, candles and diffusers and home-spa inspired products (Please note, beauty supplements are not eligible for entry in The Beauty Awards 2020 with ASOS )

Body Care Brand: Best in Class 2020
Open to new and established body care brands, this award recognises efficacy, ingredients, innovation, results and overall wow-factor.

COSMETICS

New Eye or Lip Innovation 2020
Open to eye make-up products including eyeshadow primers, eyeshadows, mascaras, liquid and pencil eyeliners, pigments and kohl; and lip cosmetics including scrubs, primers, balms, oils, glosses, lip liners and lipsticks.

New Make Up Base 2020
Open to all make-up for the face, including primers, foundations, powders, concealers, blushers, contouring products and highlighters.

New Nail Innovation 2020
Open to nail treatments and colours including nail polish, hand and nail treatments, nail and cuticle oils and nail polish remover.

Cult Cosmetic Product of The Year
Open to all cult and classic cosmetic products that remain as popular today as when first launched.

Best Make Up That Won’t Break the Bank
Open to all make-up brands that are as purse-friendly as they are innovative, effective, exciting and pleasurable to use. Please include RRP within the product description.

Cosmetics Brand: Best in Class 2020
Open to new and established cosmetics brands, this award recognises efficacy, ingredients, innovation, results and overall wow-factor.

ECO-FRIENDLY

New Naturally Derived Product 2020
Open to naturally-derived, vegan, and natural and certified-organic beauty and wellbeing products, including hair, skin, body and cosmetic products, with a focus on natural, naturally-derived and organic ingredients and cruelty-free credentials.

New Sustainable Innovator 2020
Open to products and brands dedicated to making a positive impact on the environment and world, whether through sustainable packaging, ingredients, campaigns or business practices.

ELECTRICALS

New Electrical Product 2020
Open to all electrical beauty products (excluding hair stylers), such as electric toothbrushes, IPL devices, light-based skincare appliances, electric nail care, electric cleansing brushes, shavers, trimmers, grooming appliances, clippers etc.

FRAGRANCE

New Fragrance of the Year
Open to all male, female and unisex self-select and fine fragrances, including EdTs, EdPs and colognes.

GROOMING

New Grooming Game Changer 2020
Open to male grooming tools, beard products, skin care, hair care and styling tools and products.

HAIR CARE

New Hair Care Champion 2020
Open to hair care and styling products including shampoos, conditioners, serums, treatment creams/lotions, oils and masks, and styling products such as sprays, lotions, creams, oils and heat protection products.

New Hair Colour Saviour 2020
Open to all hair colour products and treatments including hair colour, toners, glazes, root cover-ups and colour care and protection products.

New Hair Styling Hero 2020
Open to all hair styling tools and electrical products, including hair brushes, heated brushes, dryers, straighteners, curling wands and irons, rollers and clips.

Hair Care Brand: Best in Class 2020
Open to new and established hair care brands, this award recognises efficacy, ingredients, innovation, results and overall wow-factor.

SKINCARE

New Cleansing Champion 2020
Open to facial cleansing products such as balms, gels, facial washes, toners, micellar waters and wipes.

New Miracle Mask 2020
Open to all facial skincare masks, including leave-on, peel off, wash-off, wipe-off and sheet masks.

New Moisturising Hero 2020
Open to all facial moisturising products including lotions, creams, liquids and gels.

New Skincare Treatment 2020
Open to facial skin care treatments such as serums, intensive treatments, boosters, overnight treatments and anti-ageing treatments.

New Targeted Skincare Solution 2020
Open to skincare products and treatments that target specific skin issues, such as acne, eczema or rosacea; or specific areas, such as eyes or neck.

Best Skincare That Won’t Break the Bank
Open to all skin care brands that are as purse-friendly as they are innovative, effective, exciting and pleasurable to use. Please include RRP within the product description.

Skincare Brand: Best in Class 2020
Open to new and established skincare brands, this award recognises efficacy, ingredients, innovation, results and overall wow-factor.

GRAND PRIX

Most Grammable 2020
We’re looking for the most gorgeous, unique and innovative product packaging to light up those Instagram squares. Whether it’s cool, cute or just completely different to other products out there, this award will celebrate the best looking beauty products around. Entries must talk specifically about how the product looks and what makes it Instagram-worthy.

Most Inclusive Product 2020
Open to all beauty brands and products that cater for the widest possible audience, with products suitable for multiple genders, shades and backgrounds.

New Beauty Accessory 2020
Open to all beauty-enhancing tool, such as those for brows, nails, make-up application and hair, such as: brow grooming tools; nail files and accessories; cuticle tools; make-up brushes and sponges; hair brushes; and bath and body accessories.

Cult Product of The Year
Open to all cult and classic products that remain as popular today as when first launched, including all hair, skin and body care products, personal care products, cosmetics and niche or classic fragrances.

Best Influencer Brand of the Year
Open to all beauty products and brands created by, or in collaboration with, a recognised influencer.

Face + Body Innovator 2020
Open to any beauty or personal care product that offers something different to existing products on the market, showing true innovation and exciting product development.

For more information about The Beauty Awards 2020, email Grace Mitton or call her on +44(0) 20 7434 1530.



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