Celebrating the best in global beauty

The Pure Beauty Global Awards follows on from the success of the Pure Beauty Awards, which has celebrated the UK’s best new beauty product for the past 15 years. In 2018 the Pure Beauty Awards went global for the first time, allowing international brands to take the spotlight.

The 2018 winners were announced at the prestigious black and gold gala hosted by presenter, writer and actor Layne Redman on 9 May at the Four Seasons Jumeirah in Dubai. The awards were a complete sell-out with over 150 industry guests from premium, mass and niche global beauty brands and the UAE’s leading beauty retailers.

Pure Beauty Global Awards winners

To view the 2018 winners and highly commended click here. The full list of winners will also be featured in Pure Beauty special awards issue, which will be published in July.

If you couldn’t attend the awards ceremony this year, we will be announcing the details for next year very soon, stay tuned!

Who decided the winners?

Pure Beauty’s editorial judging panel narrowed down the entries to a final shortlist and then worked with an international panel beauty experts to vote for the winners. The judging criteria was be based on a product’s usability, effectiveness, unique selling points, packaging (where relevant), functionality and innovation.

The international beauty experts used their expertise to judge across different categories and decide the best new global products of the year. The international judging panel will consisted of:

  • Professional beauty experts across all sectors

  • Leading make-up artists, hairdressers and facialists as well as male grooming and body care specialists

  • Industry experts

  • Professionals working in the manufacture and supply of over the counter beauty and grooming products around the world

  • Retail experts

  • Beauty buyers from leading international retail outlets

Past highlights

You’ve got to be in to win it!

The Pure Beauty Global Awards gives brands the chance to stand out in the busy beauty market and build customer trust. To get the latest updates, please register for the Cosmetics Business newsletter.

Winning an award will impress your existing beauty buyers and customers plus it will attract attention from potential new customers and distributors as well.

Event sponsor & partners

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Venue: The Four Seasons at Jumeriah Beach

This beachside resort is a traveller’s playground, with the waters of the Arabian Gulf on one side and Dubai’s iconic cityscape on the other.

With fresh, sophisticated style, luxurious Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach invites you to a lazy beachfront sanctuary – with the closest access to shopping and entertainment in downtown Dubai.

The event is held in the Dana Ballroom ‘the ballroom on the beach’, it boasts views of gardens and opens out to a beachfront terrace and garden.

Address: Jumeirah Beach Road, Jumeirah 2, PO Box 128777

The Four Seasons Resort


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