CEW Announces the 2008 Beauty Awards Finalists.

Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) announced the Finalists on Friday for this years Beauty Awards, the industry’s highest honor. This year’s race for “beauty’s best” included a ballot of nearly 600 products from over 280 different brands.

While I have not even made a dent in my goodie bag yet, it is great to note that many of the samples I have are finalists.


Body Treatment – Mass
AVEENO ® Eczema Care Moisturizing Cream
AVON Skin-So-Soft Fusions Dual Softening Body Wash
Burt's Bees Radiance Body Lotion
Olay Thermal Pedicure
Secret Secret Clinical Strength


Body Treatment – Prestige
AHAVA AHAVA Pure Spa Dead Sea Liquid Salt
Estée Lauder Body Performance Golden Naturally Radiant Moisturizer
Fresh Sugar Acai Age Delay Body Cream
Kiehl’s Since 1851 Crème de Corps Soy Milk and Honey Body Polish
Origins Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins™ The Way of the Bath™ Matcha Tea Body Scrub

Scented Bath and Body – Mass
JOHNSON’S ® JOHNSON’S® SOFTOIL™ Melt Away Stress Massaging Moisturizer
mark Self Sanctuary Honey Jasmine Dry Oil
Neutrogena Rainbath Shower & Shave Body Wash
Olay Calm Release Body Wash
Dove Dove Cream Oil Body Wash in Ultra Rich

Scented Bath and Body – Prestige
AHAVA AHAVA Pure Spa Revival Bath Salts
Estée Lauder Private Collection Tuberose Gardenia Body Creme
Fresh Mangosteen Bath & Shower Gel
philosophy Inner grace shampoo, shower gel and bubble bath
Tom Ford Beauty Tom Ford Black Orchid Finishing Oil Spray


Acne Treatment
Bare Escentuals RareMinerals Blemish Therapy
CLEAN & CLEAR ® Advantage® Acne Clearing Astringent
Clinique Acne Solutions Clear Skin System Starter Kit
Neutrogena Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Stress Control 3-in-1 Hydrating Acne Treatment
Patricia Wexler M.D. Acnescription MMPi20 Anti Aging Acne Serum

Anti-Aging – Mass
AVON ANEW Ultimate Age Repair Elixir
L'Oréal Paris Skin Genesis Multi-Layer Cell Strengthening Daily Treatment Serum Concentrate
Neutrogena Anti-Oxidant Age Reverse Night Cream
Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Cream

Anti-Aging – Prestige
Clinique Zero Gravity Repairwear Lift
Estée Lauder Idealist Pore Minimizing Skin Refinisher
Freeze 24-7 Freeze & Go
Lancôme Absolue Ultimate Bx Replenishing & Restructuring Serum
Shiseido Cosmetics ( America ) Ltd. Shiseido Bio-Performance Intensive Skin Corrective Program

Cleanser and Scrub – Mass
AVEENO ® Clear Complexion Cream Cleanser
AVON Solutions Completely Clean Anti-Aging Thermal Cleanser
Dove Dove SkinVitalizer
Garnier Garnier Nutritioniste Nutri-Pure Detoxifying Wet Cleansing Towelettes
Olay Pore Refining Mousse Cleanser

Cleanser and Scrub – Prestige
Clinique Acne Solutions Cleansing Bar For Face and Body
Origins Origins Organics™ Foaming Face Wash
philosophy The microdelivery micro-massage exfoliating wash
Shiseido Cosmetics ( America ) Ltd. Shiseido The Skincare Extra Gentle Cleansing Foam
shu uemura shu uemura Cleansing Beauty Oil Premium A/I

Eye Treatment – Mass
AVON ANEW Alternative Eye
La Roche-Posay Redermic Eyes
Neutrogena IlluminatingEye Reviver
Olay Regenerist Eye Derma-Pod Anti-Aging Triple Response System

Eye Treatment – Prestige
CHANEL Sublimage Eye Essential Regenerating Eye Cream
Clinique All About Eyes Rich
Estée Lauder Future Perfect Anti-Wrinkle Radiance Eye Cream
Origins Youthtopia™ Firming eye cream with Rhodiola
SK-II Signs Eye Cream

Moisturizer – Mass
AVON Solutions Hydra-Radiance Moisturizing Day Lotion SPF15
L'Oréal Paris Revitalift UV Daily Moisturizing Cream with Mexoryl SX
Neutrogena Healthy Defense SPF 45 Daily Moisturizer
Olay Definity Deep Penetrating Foaming UV Moisturizer

Moisturizer – Prestige
Clinique Continuous Rescue Antioxidant Moisturizer
Estée Lauder Hydra Bright Skin-Tone Perfecting Moisturizer
Lancôme Rénergie Microlift R.A.R.E. Superior Lifting Cream SPF 15
Shiseido Cosmetics ( America ) Ltd. Shiseido The Skincare Day Moisture Protection SPF 15
SK-II SK -II Ultimate Revival Cream


Hair Care and Coloring Product – Mass
Burt's Bees Pomegranate & Soy Very Volumizing Shampoo
Clairol Nice ‘n Easy ColorSeal Conditioning Gloss
Garnier Garnier Fructis Style Sleek & Shine Anti-Humidity Hairspray
John Frieda John Frieda Frizz-Ease Thermal Protection Formula Serum
L'Oréal Paris VIVE Pro Nutri Gloss Shampoo for Medium to Long Hair

Hair Care and Coloring Product – Prestige
Aveda Aveda Be Curly™ Curl Control
Frederic Fekkai Coiff Contrôle - Ironless Straightening Balm
Kérastase Paris Ciment Thermique
Origins Origins Organics™ Conditioning Hair Oil


Eye Product – Mass
AVON Uplifting Mascara
CoverGirl CoverGirl LashBlast Mascara
L'Oréal Paris Telescopic Lengthening & Lash By Lash Separating Mascara
Maybelline New York Maybelline New York Define-A-Lash Mascara
Neutrogena Cosmetics Neutrogena 3-in-1 Concealer for Eyes

Eye Product – Prestige
Bobbi Brown Metallics Collection
Dior Dior Show Blackout Mascara
Estée Lauder Projectionist High Definition Volume Mascara
Lancôme Courbe Virtuôse Divine Lasting Curves Mascara
MAC Cosmetics MAC Paint Pots

Face Product – Mass
Almay Smart Shade® Blush and Bronzer
CoverGirl CoverGirl Advanced Radiance Restorative Cream Foundation
L'Oréal Paris Bare Naturale Soft-Focus Mineral Finish
mark Little Block Box Shimmer Cubes and Bars All Over Face Color
Neutrogena Cosmetics Neutrogena Healthy Skin Glow Sheers

Face Product – Prestige
Bobbi Brown Moisturizing Cream Compact Foundation
Clinique Supermoisture Makeup
Estée Lauder Resilience Lift Extreme Ultra Firming Makeup SPF 15
MAC Cosmetics MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Natural
tarte natural beauty all-natural cheek stain

Lip Product – Mass
AVON Ultra Color Rich Lipstick
L'Oréal Paris Infallible Never Fail Lipcolour
mark Pro Glimmer Hook Up Lip Powder
Neutrogena Cosmetics Neutrogena MoistureShine Soothing LipSheers
Soap & Glory Sexy Mother Pucker

Lip Product – Prestige
CHANEL Crème Gloss Lumière Brush-On Creme Lip Colour
Clinique Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss
Estée Lauder Signature Hydra Lustre Lipstick
MAC Cosmetics MAC Slimshine Lipstick
YSL Beaute Yves Saint Laurent Lip Twins


Men’s Grooming
AVON Derek Jeter DRIVEN Skin Ultimate Shave Gel
Clinique Skin Supplies for Men M Cover
Kiehl’s Since 1851 Facial Fuel with SPF 15
Origins Save the Males™ Multi-benefit moisturizer
Sean John Fragrances Unforgivable Sensual Body Spray


Men’s Scent
AVON Derek Jeter DRIVEN Black EDT
Bond No. 9 New York Andy Warhol Silver Factory
Calvin Klein Fragrances Calvin Klein MAN
Dolce & Gabbana Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Pour Homme
Tom Ford Beauty Tom Ford for Men

Women’s Scent – Prestige
Bond No. 9 New York Bryant Park
CHANEL Chance Eau Fraîche
Estée Lauder Private Collection Tuberose Gardenia
Marc Jacobs Fragrances Daisy Marc Jacobs
Prada Parfums Prada Infusion d'Iris
Sean John Fragrances Unforgivable Woman


Sun Product – Mass
AVEENO® Continuous Protection Sunblock Spray SPF 45
Burt's Bees Aloe & Linden Flower After Sun Soother
L'Oréal Paris Sublime Glow Moisturizing MicroFine Mist
Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunblock SPF 70
Olay Touch of Sun Overnight

Sun Product – Prestige
Clarins Intense Bronze Self Tanning Tint
Clinique City Block Sheer Oil-Free Daily Face Protector SPF 25
Estée Lauder Multi-Protection Sun Towelettes for Body SPF 15
Lancôme Flash Bronzer Custom Color Tinted Self Tanning Face Lotion
Shiseido Cosmetics ( America ) Ltd. Shiseido Sun Protection Eye Cream SPF 32

The winners will be announced on May 2, and I will be sure to include the list right here.