Written by Maria Nichol

We’ve joined forces with Stella for the Stella Smart Beauty Awards edit, a cherry-picked collection of 2020’s unbeatable beauty. Nominated for their excellence, you’ll find a whole host of top brands, and Team LiB are giving you the lowdown on all the nominations, as well as telling you why we think this lineup is truly award-worthy. 


Dean, E-commerce & Marketing Director

“So much skincare! With the likes of Elemis, Strivectin, Clarins and Elizabeth Arden your skin is about to get the GLOW! Plus, for you Elemis fans, the Pro-Collagen Marine Cream is a limited edition to celebrate the brand 30th anniversary!”


Elizabeth Arden Vitamin C Ceramide Capsules nominated for ‘THE BEST SMART SKINCARE SERUM’ 

Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream nominated for SUBSCRIBER’S CHOICE AWARD

Strivectin Super-C Retinol Serum nominated for ‘THE BEST SMART SKINCARE SERUM’

Clarins Nutri Lumiere Cream for ‘OUR HERO IT SKIN CREAM’

Shseido Vital Perfection Cream nominated for ‘OUR HERO IT SKIN CREAM’



Harri, Senior Brand & Campaign Manager 

“ Aromatherapy Associates really helps me reset after a long day. I’m a big fan of the luxurious oil-to-milk formula that makes it perfect for both the bath and shower. The ingredients are dreamy too, a blend of grapefruit, juniper berry and rosemary.” 


Aromatherapy Associates Shower Oil is nominated for ‘BEST BODY MIRACLE’

111SKIN’s Rose Gold Brightening Face Mask is nominated for ‘SUBSCRIBER’S CHOICE AWARD’

Redken Extreme Split End Corrector is nominated for ‘OUR NEW HAIR SAVIOUR’

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair is nominated for ‘SUBSCRIBER’S CHOICE AWARD’



Maria, Social Media Manager & Copywriter

“Color Wow is perfect in between salon visits. I use the dark brown as a reliable root touch-up, and I love how easy it is to apply and it’s water-resistant too. Plus, presented in a neat compact, it’s a handy travel size.”


“ Bushy brows are my go-to everyday look, and BBB London is an authority on this. Their Brow Build Gel adds instant volume and definition, so it’s all precision with none of the fuss. A game-changer!”

Colow Wow Root Cover Up is nominated for ‘SUBSCRIBER’S CHOICE AWARD’

BBB London Brow Build Gel is nominated for ‘ICONIC EYE MAKE-UP’

Living Proof Weightless Hair Mask is nominated for ‘OUR NEW HAIR SAVIOUR’


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