We are very excited and delighted to launch the inaugural PRECIOUS Hair and Beauty Awards powered by PREMAE This new addition to the PRECIOUS portfolio aims to recognise and support the innovation and hard work that goes into bringing new hair and beauty products to market. We welcome the opportunity to recognise and applaud women who have created and launched hair and beauty products aimed at women of colour from their kitchen tables or their garden sheds!
Nominations are now open and we welcome submissions in the following categories:
BEST HAIRCARE BRAND
This category includes: shampoos, conditioners, gels, edge gel, creams, styling products, hair dye, relaxers, curly perm, oils, lotions, hair curlers. Hair extensions of any kind (wigs, weaves, clip-ons must be enough hair to create a full head / instalment hair style). Products may be suitable for natural or chemically treated hair.
BEST MAKEUP BRAND
This category includes: all colour cosmetics welcome – lipsticks, lip liners, blushers, lashes, liners, eye shadows, mascara’s, concealer, foundation, brows. Nominations are welcome from organic and non-organic products.
BEST SKINCARE BRAND
This category is open to the following products: body lotions, body scrubs, foot products, all hand products (not nail polishes), face oils, cleansers, toners, moisturisers, serums, masks, polishers, mists, micellar water and facial/body brushes. (Cloths are welcome, if they are branded with your logo) Nominations are welcome from organic and non-organic products.
ONLINE INNOVATION BRAND
You can send 1 box with 5 standard samples with leaflets/ literature as 1 x £15 entry to qualify.
BEAUTY BLOGGER OF THE YEAR (PUBLIC VOTE)
We want to celebrate an established beauty blogger with over 18 month’s activity – published before March 1 2017. Nominate a blogger who has a unique on-line personality, great content, and a dedicated following. This category is the only one decided by public vote.
MEET THE JUDGES
JUDGING & WINNERS
Where appropriate a panel of independent people will verify the votes and where applicable supporting evidence to further review and understand the business.
Shortlisted nominees are invited to submit supporting evidence to make the panel aware of any other activity or reason why they should be selected.
All nominees are invited to attend the awards recpetuion where the winners of all categories will be announced.
If you are shortlisted as a finalist you will be entitled to ONE complementary ticket per business.