The Cosmo Beauty Awards Shortlist Is Here!

You told us all of your favourite beauty brands... and we have listened!
The Cosmo Beauty Awards Shortlist Is Here!
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For the last month you have been nominating all of your favourite beauty brands ahead of the very first Cosmopolitan Middle East Beauty Awards, which are taking place on November 28. 


Well, we can now reveal who you named your beauty favourites... 

Make-Up Favourites 

Best False Eyelashes:

  • Mac Cosmetics – 34 Lash
  • Kiko Natural 01
  • Sephora Classic Lash
  • Pinky Goat Mink Collection - Nagham
  • KIKO Natural False Eyelashes

Best Eyeliner: 

  • SHISEIDO Automatic Fine Eyeliner
  • Kat Von D – Tattoo Eyeliner
  • Marc Jacobs Beauty Highliner Gel Eye Crayon
  • Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner
  • YSL Felt-tip Eyeliner Pen

Best Eye Shadow: 

  • Urban Decay Naked2 Eyeshadow Palette
  • Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance Palette
  • KIKO Water Eyeshadow (Shade #208 Light Gold)
  • Chanel Les 4 Ombres Multi-effect Quadra Eyeshadow
  • Too Faced-Sweet Peach Eye Shadow Collection Palette

Best Mascara: 

  • Maybelline The Colossal Big Shot Mascara
  • YSL Mascara Volume Effet Faux Cils Babydoll
  • Benefit Cosmetics They're Real! Lengthening & Volumizing Mascara
  • Lancôme Monsieur Big Mascara -- Big Volume Mascara
  • Bobbi Brown Smokey Eye Mascara

Best Brow Kit: 

  • Brow Kit by Anastasia Beverly Hills
  • Benefit Cosmetics - Soft & Natural Brows Kit
  • Mac Cosmetics Great Brows All-in-one Kit
  • Bobbi Brown Brow Kit
  • Kiko Milano Eyebrow Sculpt Kit

Best Contour Kit: 

  • Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Kit
  • Fenty Beauty Match Stix Trio
  • NYX Highlight + Contour Pro Palette
  • KKW Beauty- Powder Contour & Highlighter Kit
  • Kat Von D Shade + Light

Best Highlighter: 

  • Anastasia Beverly Hills Moonchild Glow Kit
  • Becca- Shimmering Skin Perfector Liquid Highlighter 
  • NYX Illuminator
  • Lancôme Dual Finish Highlighter Illuminating Powder
  • Bobbi Brown Highlighting Powder

Best Concealers: 

  • Make Up Forever Ultra HD Concealer
  • Tarte Shape Tape Contour Concealer
  • Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer
  • Maybelline Fit Me Concealer
  • Max Factor Mastertouch Concealer Stick

Best Foundation: 

  • Clarins BB Cream
  • Mac Cosmetics- Studio Fix Fluid
  • Giorgio Armani Beauty- Luminous Silk Foundation
  • Maybelline- Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation
  • Fenty Beauty Pro Filt'r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation

Best Lipstick: 

  • MAC Ruby Woo
  • Sephora Cream Lip Stain Liquid Lipstick (Matte Finish)
  • Rimmel Lasting Finish by Kate Moss Lipstick
  • Dior Addict Lipstick -- Hydra-gel Core Mirror Shine
  • Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution (Shade Very Victoria)

Skin Savers

Best Body Lotion: 

• Kiehl's Creme de Corps
• Dove Purely Pampering Shea Butter & Warm Vanilla Body Lotion
• Nivea Repair & Care Body Lotion
• Vaseline Cocoa Butter Deep Conditioning Body Lotion
• The Body Shop Shea Body Butter

Best Body Oil: 

  • Bio-Oil
  • Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse
  • Prismologie Ruby & Cedarwood Invigorating Dry Body Oil
  • Sodashi Arabian Oud Body Oil
  • Neutrogena Body Oil

Best Eye Cream:

  • La Mer The Lifting Eye Serum
  • Olay illuminating eye cream
  • Clinique Smart Night Custom-Repair Moisturizer
  • Kiehl's Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado
  • No7 Protect And Perfect Intense Advanced Serum

Best Anti-ageing Creams: 

  • OLAY Regenerist
  • Chanel Le Lift Crème Firming Anti-Wrinkle Crème
  • Estée Lauder Nightwear Plus Anti-Oxidant Night Detox Creme
  • Clarins Double Serum Anti Age Intensive
  • GLAMGLOW DREAMDUO Overnight Transforming Treatment

Best All-round Cream: 

  • Prismologie Diamond & Neroli Purifying Rich Body Cream
  • Olay Total Effects
  • Crème De La Mer
  • Clarins Double Serum
  • Clinique Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief
  • No7 Protect & Perfect Intense ADVANCED Day Cream

Hair Heroes

Best Shampoo:

  • Aussie Hair Miracle Moist Shampoo
  • Pantene Sheer Volume
  • Ouai Volume Shampoo
  • TRESemmé Deep Cleansing Shampoo
  • L'Oréal- Elvive

Best Conditioner: 

  • Ouai Clean Conditioner
  • TRESemmé Smooth Keratin Conditioner
  • Aveda Shampure Conditioner
  • Kiehl's Amino Acid Conditioner
  • Aussie Miracle Moist Conditioner

Best Styling Device: 

  • ghd Straighteners
  • BaByliss Curl Pro
  • Dyson Supersonic
  • Hershesons Professional Tourmaline Waving Tongs
  • Eideal Curl Guru

Luxe Lifestyle 

Best Treatment

  • Dermalogica Face Mapping Facial, Esthetics Sense Golden Mile
  • Electrolysis, Furless
  • Turkish Hammam, Talise Spa
  • Microneedling, The Cure
  • The Organic Facial, Sisters Beauty Lounge

Best Nail Salon: 

  • Tips & Toes Media City
  • Soh Art+Beauty
  • Belle Femme Dubai
  • N.Bar
  • The Nail Spa

Best Spa: 

  • Talise Ottoman Spa, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
  • The SPA - Palazzo Versace, Dubai
  • The Spa at Palace Downtown Dubai
  • SensAsia Urban Spa
  • Amara Spa, Park Hyatt Dubai

Best Hair Salon: 

  • Rossano Ferretti Hair Spa
  • Pastels Salon
  • Belle Femme Dubai
  • Mariadowling Salon Dubai
  • La Loge José Eber

Best Hair Stylist: 

  • Maria Dowling, Mariadowling Salon Dubai
  • Natalie Kasses, Pastels Salon
  • Rami El Hayek, Blow Out And Go
  • Clara, Ted Morgan Motor City
  • Amanda, Sister's JBR

Best Make-up Artist: 

  • Elnaz Golrokh
  • Nina Ubhi
  • Vimi Joshi
  • Angelique Turner
  • Sarah Jane Thompson

Best Perfume: 

  • Lancôme - La Vie Est Belle
  • Tom Ford - Black Orchid
  • Dior - J'adore
  • Chanel - COCO Mademoiselle
  • YSL – Black Opium

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