WWD's 2012 Beauty Inc. Awards


Posted on December 18, 2012 @ 09:13 am



Women's Wear Daily has chosen the winners of its 2012 Beauty Inc. awards. In addition to its Visionary of the Year, two other beauty execs were honored.

The winners of the Marketer of the Year award are:
Jane Hertzmark Hudis, global brand president, Estee Lauder, won in the prestige category; Gina Boswell, executive vice president, Personal Care, Unilever, won in the Mass category.

Here are the other winners:

Product of the Year, Prestige: Nars Andy Warhol Collection (shown), La Mer The Moisturizing Soft Cream, and Lancome La Vie Est Belle.

Product of the Year, Mass: Garnier Skin Revew Miracle Skin Perfector B.B. Cream, Avon Anew Clinical Pro Line Eraser Treatment, and Pantene Expert Collection are the Mass winners.

Brand of the Year: Yves Saint Laurent Beaute and L'Oreal Paris, in Prestige and Mass.

Newcomer of the Year: Ciate and Hair Rules, in Prestige and Mass.

Launch of the Year: Aerin and Red Carpet Manicure.

Retailer of the Year: Selfridges in Prestige, Family Dollar in Mass, and Cos Bar in Specialty.

Digital Innovator of the Year: Sephora and Revlon, for Prestige and Mass.

Corporate Social Responsibility Award: Groupe Clarins

Ad Campaign of the Year: Benefit Cosmetics, Glamouriety

Creative Influencer Award: Frederic Malle