Beauty Store Business - August, 2019

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ICMAD 2019 Indie Beauty Innovators Awards Finalists Announced

The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors Association (ICMAD) has announced the finalists for the 2019 Indie Beauty Innovators (IBI) awards. The IBI awards will be announced as part of a dinner reception ceremony in Las Vegas on Monday, July 29, 2019 at the Four Seasons Hotel, connected to the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Formerly known at the Cosmetic Innovator of the Year (CITY) awards, the IBI awards recognize innovation across product development, brand stewardship and overall talent in the beauty industry.

And the CITY Award Goes to …

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Manhattan Penthouse front entrance

The finalists for the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors’ seventh annual CITY (Cosmetic Innovator of The Year) Awards were announced last week.

Unlike the Oscars most years, there isn’t a clear favorite for one CITY nominee to win really big with something—such as five of the prestigious awards.

Nevertheless, please get your ballots out, ladies and gents ...

Here’s who could be winning CITYs—usually, one per category—during the dinner ceremony June 20 at the Manhattan Penthouse in New York City along with my picks (not that I have a say in any of this).

NYX Cosmetics Names its Six FACE Awards Finalists

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NYX Cosmetics has announced the top six finalists of its Fine Artistry of Cosmetic Elites Awards—a YouTube competition to name the Beauty Vlogger of the Year. They are Charismastar, iwanted2c1video, Sabsbeauty, Beautyliciousinsider, Promuanetwork and Goldiestarling.

The FACE Awards spotlight rising stars in the beauty-vlogger community and unites them behind a single event.