What went down at the ELLE Beauty Awards 2015


What went down at the ELLE Beauty Awards 2015

The complete round-up of winners

By ELLE team  October 3rd, 2015

The ninth edition of the ELLE Beauty Awards presented the year’s fresh batch of superheroes that we’ve all come to rely on to solve our beauty woes. Our October cover girl Parineeti Chopra, looked stunning in a Manish Malhotra gown. She was joined by other beautiful faces like Esha Gupta, Aditi Rao Hydari, Waluscha De Sousa, Yami Gautam, Gul Panag, Ridhima Sud, Monica Dogra, Swara Bhaskar, Priyanka Bose and many more. 

This year wasn’t just about the miracles in jars; for the very first time, we introduced eight new categories to honour experts and individuals who are changing the face of the Indian beauty industry and making it easier for us to look beautiful every day.

Here’s the complete list of winners:

Make-up and Hair Icon: Namrata Soni
Make-up and Hair Rising Star: Elton Fernandez
Top Model: Nidhi Sunil 
Fitness Expert: Yasmin Karachiwala
Skin Expert: Dr Jamuna Pai
Best Salon: BBlunt
Best Spa: Ananda In The Himalayas 

Foundations
Editor’s Pick: Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick
Popular Choice: L’Oréal Paris Infallible Compact

Concealers
Editor’s Pick: M.A.C Studio Conceal And Correct Duo
Popular Choice: Revlon ColorStay Concealer

Blushes & Bronzers
Editor’s Pick: Chanel Joues Contraste Powder Blush
Popular Choice: ColorBar Cheekillusion Blush

Lipsticks & Glosses
Editor’s Pick: Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick
Popular Choice: ColorBar Deep Matte Lip Crème
Popular Choice: M.A.C Retro Matte Lipstick

Eyeshadows & Liners
Editor’s Pick: Chanel Les 4 Ombres
Popular Choice: Maybelline New York Colossal Kohl (Colour)
Popular Choice: ColorBar Just Smoky Kajal Pencil

Mascaras
Editor’s Pick: Lancôme Grandiôse Mascara
Popular Choice: Lakmé Eyeconic Mascara

Nail Colours & Care
Editor’s Pick: Sally Hansen Big Shiny Top Coat
Popular Choice: Maybelline New York Color Show Go Graffiti Nails

Anti-ageing Serums
Editor’s Pick: Lancôme Advanced Génifique Youth Activating Concentrate
Popular Choice: Olay Regenerist Serum

Anti-ageing Day & Night Creams
Editor’s Pick: L’Oréal Paris Revitalift Laser Day Cream
Popular Choice: Bottega di LungaVita Vita-Age Regenerating Face Cream

Brightening Day & Night Creams
Editor’s Pick: L’Occitane Immortelle Brightening Moisture Cream
Popular Choice: Za True White Day Cream

Serums & Face Oils
Editor’s Pick: Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate
Popular Choice: Artistry Ideal Radiance Illuminating Essence

Under Eye Care
Editor’s Pick: Clarins Extra-Firming Eye Complete Rejuvenating Cream
Popular Choice: Vichy Ideal White Eyes

Cleansers
Editor’s Pick: Clinique Foaming Sonic Facial Soap
Popular Choice: Dermalogica Clean Start Breakout Cleansing Foaming Wash

Exfoliators
Editor’s Pick: L’Oréal Paris White Perfect Scrub
Popular Choice: Za True White Exfoliating Clay

Moisturisers
Editor’s Pick: The Body Shop Vitamin E Aqua Boost Sorbet
Popular Choice: Forest Essentials Soundarya Radiance Cream

Sun Care (SPF)
Editor’s Pick: Avène Eau Thermale Very High Protection Emulsion SPF 50+
Popular Choice: L’Oréal Paris UV Perfect Aqua Essence SPF 50

Face Masks
Editor’s Pick: Innisfree Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask
Popular Choice: Lakmé Skin Gloss Overnight Mask

BB, CC Creams & Tinted Moisturisers
Editor’s Pick: Estée Lauder Double Wear All-Day Glow BB Moisture Makeup SPF 30
Popular Choice: Clinique Anti-Blemish Solutions BB Cream SPF 40

Hand & Feet
Editor’s Pick: The Body Shop Shea Hand Cream
Popular Choice: Himalaya Herbals Age Defying Hand Cream

Shaping & Firming, Scrub
Editor’s Pick: The Body Shop Wild Argan Oil Rough Scrub
Popular Choice: Oriflame Milk & Honey Gold Smoothing Sugar Scrub

Body Lotions, Creams, Butters & Oils
Editor’s Pick: Kiehl’s Vetiver & Black Tea Body Lotion
Popular Choice: Nivea Oil-In-Lotion Cocoa Nourish Body Lotion

Shampoos
Editor’s Pick: Kérastase Discipline Bain Fluidealiste Shampoo
Popular Choice: TRESemmé Hair Spa Rejuvenation Shampoo

Conditioners
Editor’s Pick: Kérastase Discipline Maskeratine
Popular Choice: Dove Hair Therapy Intense Repair Conditioner

Hairstyling
Editor’s Pick: Moroccanoil Luminous Hairspray
Popular Choice: L’Oréal Professionnel Tecni.Art Crystal Gloss Shine Spray

Serums & Leave-ins
Editor’s Pick: Kérastase Elixir Ultime Oil Beautifying Oil Cream
Popular Choice: L’Oréal Paris 6 Oil Nourish Extraordinary Oil

Day Fragrances
Editor’s Pick: Hermès Jour d’Hermès Absolu
Popular Choice: Bvlgari Aqva Divina

Night Fragrances
Editor’s Pick: YSL Black Opium
Popular Choice: Dior Hypnotic Poison

Men’s Skincare
Editor’s Pick: Kiehls Men’s Oil Eliminator 24 Hour Anti-Shine Moisturizer
Popular Choice: Pond’s Men Energy Charge Brightening Gel Moisturizer

Men’s Grooming & Haircare
Editor’s Pick: Kérastase Homme Capital Force Amplifying Sculpting Gum
Popular Choice: BBlunt Gel Oh! Natural Hold Gel

Men’s Fragrances
Editor’s Pick: Givenchy Gentlemen Only Intense
Popular Choice: Bvlgari Man In Black

Associate sponsor: Jabong.com. Hospitality partner: Trident (BKC, Mumbai). Gift partner: Good Earth. Alcohol partners: Grey Goose, Chandon, Dewars, Kingfisher Ultra Max. Trophy partner: Creative Awards. Photographs: Click Art / Neeraj Lele