2011 Australian Beauty Award Winners

The 2011 Australian Beauty Awards have just been announced and at Adore Beauty, we stock stacks of the products voted to be the best of the best.

Check 'em all out here!


Judges' Choice Night Cream Winner (Prestige)

Lancôme Génifique Youth Activating Night Cream

Acts while you sleep to relaunch repair genes in your skin. The first morning, your skin looks smoother and fresher. Night after night, it is visibly younger, rested, as if you had slept 2 hours longer.

Judges' Choice Moisturiser Runner-Up (Mass)

ASAP Ultimate Hydration

A super rich, nourishing cream which delivers visible results to dry and prematurely aged skin, while noticeably improving skin elasticity, texture and tone.

Judges' Choice Skincare Runner-Up

Biotherm Homme High Recharge Energy Shot

An instant anti-fatigue and moisturising light fluid to wake up the skin immediately.

The Energy Shot contains 7 energetic ingredients to re-activate energy in the skin, including Ginseng, Vitamin B5, Vitamin E, Magnesium, Copper, Zinc and PTP.

Judges' Choice Favourite Breakthrough Product Runner-Up

Jurlique Purely White Skin Brightening Essence

A powerful concentrate with VitaBrightKX designed to help even skin tone for healthy-looking radiance.

Judges' Choice Favourite Natural Wonder Product Runner-Up

Clarins Organic Beauty Soap

A natural product, certified organic by the Ecocert organization, offers pure pleasure for the senses, with skin care benefits too.

This soap contains 99% natural ingredients. It can be used to cleanse both face and body perfectly, while preserving skin moisture balance.

Judges' Choice Face Mask Runner-Up  

Biotherm Skin Vivo Reversive Anti-Ageing Tissue Mask

The first reversive anti-ageing expansive mask that fits every woman's face and gives an instant lifting effect. Each mask has an equivalent concentration to a bottle of Skin Vivo Reversive Serum, to restore the DNA-micro damages of inner cells.

Immediately, skin is rejuvenated and plumped with lasting radiance. After 4 weeks, 100% of women experience a younger looking skin.

Judges' Choice Anti-Ageing Treatment Winner

Napoleon Perdis Auto Pilot Complex Skin Renewal Serum

A must-have addition to any beauty regime. Bridging the gap between skincare and makeup, this advanced serum is packed full antioxidants to help your skin looking youthful, smooth and radiant.

Judges' Choice Lipcare Winner

Lanolips Lemonaid Lip Aid

An ultra rich and creamy whipped lanolin lip treatment, with organic lemon oil to naturally exfoliate, leaving lips fresh, soft and moist. A hint of shimmer perfects the mix.

Lanolips Lemonaid Lip Aid

Readers' Choice Favourite Face Moisturiser Runner-Up

Mirenesse Powerlift Treatment Cream

Contains powerful Transdermal Complex to hydrate, smooth, fill and relax fine lines and wrinkles, helping your skin look rested and younger from the first application.

Readers' Choice Favourite Sunscreen Runner-Up

Mirenesse Eclipse Age Defence Face and Neck Balm

An anti ageing balm that smoothes, moisturises and protects the skin with the added benefit of SPF30. Pores are filled, and fine lines are smoothed away with this remarkable face and neck balm, which makes it the perfect foundation primer.

Hypoallergenic, water and sweat resistant and oil-free, the Mirenesse Eclipse Age Defence Face & Neck Balm is suitable for all skin types.

Readers' Choice Favourite Face Mask Winner

Dermalogica MultiVitamin Power Recovery Masque

An intensive masque of concentrated vitamins and botanical extracts to calm environmentally-stressed skin.

Firming Vitamin A is used to increase elasticity and moisture content in the skin, while antioxidant Vitamin C aids in collagen synthesis, restoring suppleness. Vitamin E and Pro-Vitamin B5 promote healthy tissue regeneration, while calming botanical extracts of Licorice, Comfrey and Burdock soothe the skin.


Judges' Choice Blush Winner

Clarins Blush Prodige

Silky to the touch and extremely light and comfortable, the texture of the Clarins Blush Prodige Illuminating Cheek Colour delivers luminous, long-lasting, customised colour to suit every taste, for an even, natural-looking make-up result.

Judges' Choice Powder Winner

Laura Mercier Pressed Setting Powder

The oil-free powder won't build up or settle in lines or pores. Contains the finest French "cashmere" talc, resulting in a sheer, silky powder that looks & feels natural. A unique light-reflecting ingredient creates a "soft-focus" appearance for fine lines & imperfections. The Translucent shade suits all skin tones.

Judges' Choice Mineral Make-Up Winner

ASAP Pure Mineral Foundation

Contains a revolutionary skin brightening active ingredient called chromabright and new generation hydrafilling Hyaluronic Acid Microspheres, which visibly lift and smoothe wrinkles and fine lines. The result? Firmer, younger looking skin.

Judges' Choice Concealer Runner-Up

Napoleon Perdis Mighty Concealer Pen in Pink Beige 

 Perfect skin is merely seconds away with this nifty concealer pen. You can hide imperfections easily, gives light to medium coverage, and can also be used as an eye brightener.

Judges' Choice Mascara Winner

Lancôme Hypnôse Precious Cells Mascara

The first regenerating mascara by Lancôme. It offers amazing lash-by-lash volume.

Lashes are stronger, and the shock-proof effect is noticeable on removal of mascara. Lashes are denser, as though multiplied. Unforgettable.

Judges' Choice Brow Product Winner

Jane Iredale Bitty Brow Kit

A professional compact brow kit, complete with brow wax, highly pigmented brow powder and 3 brushes for brows to die for!

The water resistant powder gives brows a natural, soft look, and is highly pigmented which enables it to conceal grey hairs effortlessly, while the brow wax controls any unruly brows and keeps them in place all day long without that sticky residue.

Judges' Choice Nail Polish Runner-Up

OPI Over the Taupe

OPI’s Over the Taupe perfectly complements all fashion tones and is the ideal fashion accessory, because of its neutral beige tone.The outrageously appealing Over the Taupe, a dark taupe-brown, is a fashion favourite on the red carpet and is acknowledged as a must-have among Hollywood celebrities.

Readers' Choice Favourite Eyes Winner

Mirenesse Secret Weapon Mascara

An exclusive curling formula for super curly lush thick lashes. Smear proof, sweat proof, smudgeproof, sleep proof, (just about anything proof really!) and water resistant yet easily removed just with warm water and cotton wipes!

Excellent for sensitive eyes with its fragrance free non-irritating formula.


Body Care

Judges' Choice Hand Cream Winner

Bloom Organics Nourishing Hand Cream

Contains 82% Certified Organic content. Ultra rich and fast absorbing, the Bloom Organics Nourishing Hand Cream naturally softens and protects hands, nails and cuticles. Enriched with nourishing Organic Aloe Leaf extract plus healing Organic Sweet Almond and Jojoba Seed Oils, this gorgeous hand cream has been delicately scented with Organic Ylang Ylang, Sweet Orange and Lavender essential oils.

Judges' Choice Body Cleanser Runner-Up

Bloom Organics Gentle Hand and Body Wash

This gorgeous hand and body wash contains an invigorating blend of Organic Ylang Ylang, Lavender and Orange essential oils to revive the senses whilst gently cleansing your hands and body.

Judges' Choice Cult Body Product Runner-Up

Bloom Organics All-Purpose Body Balm

This unique balm contains Organic Shea and Cocoa Butters to soothe, hydrate and rescue dry skin; while Organic Jojoba and Evening Primrose Oils combine to restore elasticity and smoothness.

Scented with Organic Grapefruit, Cedarwood and Ylang Ylang essential oils, a little goes a long way.

Judges' Choice Body Cream Winner

Clarins Extra-Firming Body Cream

A rich cream, formulated to help recover skin firmness lost due to ageing, changes in weight or pregnancy.

From the first application of Body Firming Cream, skin becomes firmer, softer and silky-smooth.

Readers' Choice Favourite Hands and Nails Runner-Up

Clarins Hand and Nail Treatment Cream

For soft, supple, perfectly smooth hands. The indispensable hand and nail treatment cream formulated to preserve the smooth, supple appearance of hands.

Hair Care

Readers' Choice Favourite Shampoo

MOROCCANOIL Moisture Repair Shampoo

Treat your hair to this super repairing shampoo. Enriched with super ingredient Argan Oil and Keratin, this moisture intensive shampoo is sulfate, phosphate and paraben free.

Readers' Choice Favourite Conditioner

MOROCCANOIL Moisture Repair Conditioner

Treat your hair to this super repairing shampoo. Enriched with Argan Oil and Keratin, this moisture intensive shampoo is sulfate, phosphate and paraben free.

Readers' Choice Favourite Hair Treatment

MOROCCANOIL Original Oil Treatment

The most popular hair styling product of choice right now! It features a light formula which is suitable for ALL hair types. MOROCCANOIL restores shine, strengthens the hair and conditions.

This hydrating oil has a unique quality of instant absorption into the hair, which creates an instant shine and offers long-term conditioning - without leaving any trace of residue.


Readers' Choice Favourite Fragrance Runner-Up

Marc Jacobs Daisy

A fragrance that transports you to a place where positive meets playful: Daisy brings a smile to your face! Sparkling, optimistic and sophisticated, with a touch of whimsy, Daisy by Marc Jacobs is loved by women the world over.

Daisy by Marc Jacobs is a sparkling floral fragrance. It features delicious notes of Wild Strawberries and Violet Petals, with a lovely and sturdy White Woods accord.


Judges' Choice Hair Appliance Winner

Parlux 3800 Eco Friendly Ionic and Ceramic Dryer

The first environmentally friendly dryer. Parlux 3800 Ceramic/Ionic Hairdryer is recyclable, ionic/ceramic, and will perform exceptionnally for 2000+ hours.

The fabulous new Parlux 3800 Ceramic/Ionic Hairdryer is lighter, quieter, more powerful than any Parlux to come before it.

Judges' Choice Favourite Tool Runner-Up

Tweezerman for Benefit Slant Tweezers

Positively the finest general use tweezer in the world - top eyebrow artists always recommend Tweezerman's original, award winning Slant for expert brow shaping.