Beauty

Meet the winners of the ELLE Beauty Awards 2018

Time to update your beauty kit

We swatched, tested and sprayed over 790 products across 29 categories. Over 15,000 of you joined in the process too through the online vote, and now the stars of the beauty industry have finally been revealed. The 12th edition of the ELLE Beauty Awards 2018 awarded the products that underwent vigorous testing and stood a notch above the rest. Whether it’s the coolest fragrances, high pay-off make-up or spiffiest gadgets, this year’s winners are like timeless pieces of art, that have proven to be the new classics. French beauty brand Clarins was awarded brand of the year, with six wins across the skincare category, followed closely by Kiehl’s in second place and Estee Lauder in third.  

Here are all the winners of the ELLE Beauty Awards 2018 that you need to add to your cart now:

Photographs: Jignesh Jhaveri

Art direction: Mrudul Pathak Kundu

Beauty editor: Mamta Mody

Assisted by: Trisha Chawla, Jivika Setpal and Roshel Chawla