Nearly 33,000 of you voted, now roll out the red carpet for the most important beauty awards this year
You weren’t shy about shouting out your beauty must-haves were you? No sir-ee. In fact, a staggering 32,457 of you took time out to let us know all about your favourite beauty buys. From immense mascaras and lippies of lushness, to haircare products that make your locks shine, you told us all about ’em. Thank you very much. You also revealed how long you spend on looking gorgeous, whether you’ve had cosmetic surgery and how many hours (and how much money) you invest in that face and bod of yours.
But enough of the chit-chat. Drum roll please for the prettiest announcements in town… the Fabulous Beauty Awards.
Best FAKE TAN
Your winner St Tropez Self Tan Dark Bronzing Mousse, £33. Holidays? Pah! You don’t need to travel any further than the high street to get a gorgeous glow to go with this deep ’n’ dark, easy-to-apply tan
Fabulous loves Garnier No Streaks Bronzer Self Tanning Mousse, £13.99. “I feel naked without a tan and this is my fave way to smooth on a whole load of colour,” says Deputy Lifestyle Editor Carly.
Your winner Maybelline Volum’ Express The Falsies Flared, £7.99. Redbull for your lashes, this really does give your eyes wings.
Fabulous loves Dior Diorshow Backstage in Black, £23. “A must in every celeb make-up artist’s kit for a lash look with added pow- factor,” says Beauty Writer Lauren.
Best ANTI-AGEING PRODUCT
Your winner No7 Protect & Perfect Intense Beauty Serum, £23. A cult product that delivers super-youthful skin with every single application.
Fabulous loves Nip & Fab No Needle Fix Serum, £19.95. “Wrinkles are banished in a flash with the best value plumping beauty miracle around,” says Lifestyle Editor Ellie.
Best NAIL POLISH
Your winner Rimmel London Lycra Pro Colour Memory Nail Polish, £4.59 each. Easy-to-use brush and stunning colours that never fade. Love.
Fabulous loves Revlon Nail Enamel, £6.49 each. “This is my go-to classic varnish. The slick and shiny finish makes it perfect for fingers and toes,” says Carly.
Your winner Nivea Sun Protect & Bronze Sun Lotion, £14.99 A second beauty crown for this suncream – it must be because it’s so easy to apply, smells delicious and helps your tan along.
Fabulous loves Superdrug Solait Lotion, £3.49 “Super smooth and effective, this fab suncare cream not only protects, it also ensures my tan lasts well past the end of my holidays,” says Lauren.
Your winner Max Factor Lipfinity Lasting Lip Tints, £7.99 each. Kiss-proof colour and a formula that keeps your pout perfect till bedtime.
Fabulous loves L’Oréal Paris Glam Shine, £7.69 each. “Heart-shaped wand, luscious colours and drenchable moisture – I can’t leave the house without one of these glosses in my bag,” says Carly.
Your winner Maybelline Dream Touch Blush, £6.49. Another year, and it’s another win for this light and lovely blush – a firm favourite with you guys.
Fabulous loves Nars Bronzing Powder in Laguna, £25. “This bronzer adds instant warmthto my skin, while the matte finish gives a natural sun-kissed glow. It’s fab for contouring too,” says Lauren.
Your winner Olay Total Effects Wake Up Wonder, £6.99. Your face’s BFF, this sleep in a bottle keeps your skin properly hydrated and fresh looking.
Fabulous loves Clarins Multi-Active Day, £39. “This is a daily treat for my face– super-nourishing and hydrating, leaving my skin soft all day long,” says Lauren.
Best LIFE-CHANGING PRODUCT
Your winner GHD Classic Stylers, £99. You lot won’t stop voting for this hero – it’s taking this prize for the third time.
Fabulous loves The Sanctuary Skin Perfecting BB Cream, £14.99. “My blemished days with uneven skin tone are so over thanks to this wonder product,” says Ellie.
Your winner Chanel Coco Mademoiselle, £61 for 50ml EDP. Sultry, seductive and oh-so ladylike– you girls must smell very good if this is your fave scent.
Fabulous loves Marc Jacobs Oh, Lola!, £47 for 50ml EDP. “Mega-cute bottle, sweet but sultry scent – what’s not to love, love, love?” says Ellie.
Best SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER
Your winner Pantene Pro V Repair & Protect Shampoo and Conditioner, £4.49 each. For locks as sleek as the hair-tossing ladies in a shampoo ad, this was voted into first place as the only product that will do for you.
Fabulous loves Philip Kingsley Body Building Shampoo, £12.55, and Conditioner, £15.20. “My locks’ saviour and a proper beauty ed’s secret. It leaves your barnet full of bounce. Your hair will thank you for treating it to this,” says Ellie.
Your winner Maybelline Dream Nude Airfoam, £8.99. As light as, well, air – yet this beauty still offers up fab coverage. Of course you love it.
Fabulous loves Clinique Even Better Makeup, £22. “This foundation always lets my skin look how it deserves to – totally flawless and fabulous,” says Carly.