Beauty

Presenting the winners of the ELLE Beauty Awards 2017

Winners all the way

After rounds of swatching, testing and trying out over 1000 products across 28 categories, the best in the beauty business were finally declared at the eleventh edition of ELLE Beauty Awards 2017. From hard-working foundations to the freshest lot of fragrances, these record-breaking products have eliminated tough competition and emerged victorious. The Body Shop was awarded brand of the year, with five wins across different categories followed by Clarins at second place, as Moroccanoil and L’Oreal Paris tied for third.

If you’re banking on anything to make you look gorgeous this year, let it be these superstars:

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Best make-up

make up

Lipsticks & glosses

Popular choice: ColorBar Feel The Rain Matte Lipstick

Editors’ choice: Shiseido Rouge Rouge

Blushes & bronzers

Popular choice: Lakmé Absolute Illuminating Shimmer Brick

Editors’ choice: Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Sheer Color Stick

Eyeshadows & liners

Popular choice: Chambor Extreme Eyes Long Wear Kohl Eye Pencil

Editors’ choice: Lancôme Grandiose Liner

Mascaras

Popular choice: L’Oréal Paris Volume Million Lashes Waterproof Mascara

Editors’ choice: Dior Diorshow Maximizer 3D Triple Volume Plumping Lash Primer

foundation and concealer

Foundation

Popular choice: M.A.C Next To Nothing Face Colour

Editors’ choice: Estée Lauder Double Wear Nude Cushion Stick Radiant Makeup

Concealer

Popular choice: Bobbi Brown Retouching Face Pencil

Editors’ choice: M.A.C Studio Conceal And Correct Duo

Nail Colour & care

Popular choice: Nykaa Nude Matte Nail Enamel

Editors’ choice: O.P.I Nail Lacquer

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Best skincare

Brightening day and night cream

Popular choice: Forest Essentials Kumkumadi Teenage Night Cream

Editors’ choice: Clarins White Plus Pure Translucency Brightening Revive Gel

Moisturisers

Popular choice: Clinique Pep-Start HydroRush Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 20

Editors’ choice: Decléor Hydra Floral 24hr Hydrating Light Cream

Face masks

Popular choice: The Body Shop Himalayan Charcoal Purifying Glow Mask

Editors’ choice: Clarins Extra-Firming Mask

anti aging

Anti-ageing serums

Popular choice: Kama Ayurveda Kumkumadi Miraculous Beauty Fluid Ayurvedic Night Serum

Editors’ choice: L’Oréal Paris Revitalift Laser Renew Serum

Anti-ageing day and night creams

Popular choice: The Body Shop Oils Of Life Intensely Revitalising Gel Cream

Editors’ choice: Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream

Serums and face oils

Popular choice: Kama Ayurveda Jwalini Retexturising Skin Treatment Oil

Editors’ choice: Clarins Boosters

Under-eye care

Popular choice: L’Oréal Paris Revitalift Laser X3 Eye Cream

Editors’ choice: Dermalogica Stress Positive Eye Lift

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Cleansers

Popular choice: Innisfree Green Tea Balancing Cleansing Oil

Editors’ choice: Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Botanical Cleansing Oil 

Exfoliators

Popular choice: Amway Artistry Essentials Polishing Scrub

Editors’ choice: Dermalogica Daily Superfoliant

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Suncare (SPF)

Popular choice: The Body Shop Skin Defence Multi-Protection Essence SPF50

Editors’ choice: Avène Day Protector UV EX SPF 30

BB, CC Creams and tinted moisturisers

Popular choice: Lakmé 9 to 5 CC Color Transform Cream

Editors’ choice: Estée Lauder Crescent White Awakening BB Creme SPF 50 And Brightening Balm

Best bodycare

bodycare

Hands and feet

Popular choice: Amway G&H Lotion

Editors’ choice: The Body Shop Hemp Hand Protector

Scrubs, lotions, creams and butters

Popular choice: The Body Shop British Rose Body Butter

Editors’ choice: Moroccanoil Dry Body Oil

Best hair care

Shampoo

Popular choice: Wella Professionals Oil Reflections Luminous Reveal Shampoo

Editors’ choice: Kérastase Discipline Bain Fluidealiste 

Conditioner

Popular choice: L’Oréal Professionnel Mythic Oil Masque

Editors’ choice: Kérastase Spécifique Masque Hydra-Apaisant

Hairstyling

Popular choice: Schwarzkopf Osis+ Grip Extreme Hold Mousse

Editors’ choice: Moroccanoil Smoothing Lotion

Serums and leave-in

Popular choice: L’Oréal Professionnel Mythic Oil Rich Oil

Editors’ choice: Moroccanoil Dry Shampoo Dark Tones

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Best fragrances

Day

Popular choice: Chanel No 5 L’Eau

Editors’ choice: Tom Ford Neroli Portofino Acqua

Night

Popular choice: Carolina Herrera Good Girl

Editors’ choice: Jo Malone London Oud & Bergamot Cologne

Best men's products

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Men’s fragrances

Popular choice: Davidoff Horizon Extreme

Editors’ choice: BVLGARI Aqva Pour Homme Atlantiqve

Grooming

Popular choice: Garnier Men Oil Clear Matcha D-Tox Gel Face Wash

Editors’ choice: Clarins Men Super Moisture Gel

 

Art Direction and styling: Prashish More

Photography: Jignesh Jhaveri/ Photolink 

 

Gifting partners: Da Milano, Klove Studio, Ikka Dukka, Good Earth, La Folie Patisserie, Vitasta, No 3 Clive Road

Pouring partners: Bira 91 and Fratelli Wines