Beauty Store Business magazine - January, 2020

ICMAD Announces 2017 CITY Awards Winners

Twelve beauty companies were honored with The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors CITY Awards for their exceptional creativity, entrepreneurship and charitable giving during the 2017 Cosmetic Innovator of the Year awards dinner, which took place July 10 during Cosmoprof North America at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.

“ICMAD has proudly recognized and honored the exceptional achievements of personal-care and beauty industry professionals for over twenty years during the CITY Awards ceremony,” said Pam Busiek, ICMAD president and CEO. “This year’s winners are exemplary representatives of our industry’s creative entrepreneurs who have accomplished remarkable feats this past year, and we are thrilled to celebrate and publicize their reputable work.” CITY Awards finalists were also recognized during the dinner.

The 2017 CITY Award Winners include:
Product Innovation
Color Cosmetic Product: LYN Nail Polish | LYN Nail Polish
Facial Skincare Product: Magnetight Age-Defier Skin Recharging Magnet Mask | Dr. Brandt Skincare
Bath/Body/Fragrance Product: Cell Salt Enrich-Mineral Rich Body Moisturizer | Tiffany Andersen's Salts Alive
Haircare Product: Dry Foam Shampoo | Ouai Haircare.
Accessories and Tools: Sonic Foundation Makeup Brush | Clarisonic

Marketing/Advertising Innovation
Campaign: Time to Dream Again | World Wide Packaging LLC
Innovative Product Launch: GrandeLips Nude Collection | Grande Cosmetics

Industry Contributor
Innovative Company: Dynamic Blending Specialists Inc.
Entrepreneur: Tish and Snooky Bellomo | Tish and Snooky's Manic Panic NYC
Charitable Company: Redex Industries Inc.

Click here for the complete list of winners.

[Image courtesy of ICMAD]