Cosmetics & Toiletries Allē Awards

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Results Are In!

Congratulations to the finalists of the 2024 C&T Allē Awards - see the complete list here.

Winners will be announced during the March 6, 2024, C&T Allē Awards Dinner. See below for details. Tickets are available through our online registration site.

Dinner Tickets and Logo Licensing

1 Dinner Seat = $195
1 Table (8 Seats) = $1,500
C&T Allē Awards Finalist or Winner* logo kit (1-year license) = $1,200
C&T Allē Awards Finalist or Winner* logo kit (unlimited license) = $4,800

For additional questions regarding C&T Allē Awards dinner tickets, tables or logo licensing, as well as sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jolly Patel, business development manager, Cosmetics & Toiletries, at [email protected] or 1-630-344-6061.

*Please note:

  • "Winner" logo kits are available after the winners are announced.
  • "Finalist" logo kits can be purchased at any time and will be replaced with the "Winner" logo kits after the winners are announced at no extra charge (upon request and verification).
  • One-year licenses begin upon receipt of the initial logo kit, regardless of a "Winner" or "Finalist" status.
  • Logo kits will be emailed to you within two working days after payment is processed.
  • Only one logo kit is required per company; if you have more than one finalist or winner entry, you can use the same logo purchase for multiple products

Awards Dinner

The 2024 C&T Allē Awards dinner celebrating the winners and finalists will once again be co-located with our Beauty Accelerate event, to be held March 6-7, 2024, at the Millennium Biltmore in Los Angeles. The exclusive, red-carpet style awards dinner will take place the evening of March 6, 2024, also at the Millennium Biltmore.

Check out the 2022 photo gallery.

The 2022 Cosmetics & Toiletries Allē Awards brought behind-the-scenes ingenuity in cosmetics and personal care R&D into the spotlight

Winner/Finalist Recognition

Finalists and winners will be recognized across all C&T multimedia platforms and will receive invaluable expert insights about their product or innovation. Winners will receive one team award and be profiled in the magazine. Note that additional licensing fees apply to use of the C&T Allē Awards logo.

What are the C&T Allēs

The C&T Allē Awards, presented by C&T and parent company Allured Business Media, bring behind-the-scenes ingenuity in cosmetics and personal care R&D into the spotlight. 

The Allēs honor the scientific discipline, formulating skills, resourcefulness and creativity of innovators throughout the cosmetic product development process — from ingredient suppliers and finished product manufacturers, to test method/tool designers, digital tech developers and more.

Entry Types/Categories

Entry Types:

  • Active and base cosmetic ingredients
  • New for 2024! Chassis/blends
  • Finished formulas - indie, mass and prestige categories
  • Testing methods and tools
  • New for 2024! Commercial devices
  • Digital technologies - consumer (B2C) and industry (B2B) categories

Categories:

  • Anti-aging
  • Bath & Shower
  • Color Cosmetics
  • Hair & Scalp Care
  • Microbiome Focused
  • New for 2024! Natural/Bio-derived
  •  Nutricosmetics
  • Skin Care
  • Sun/Light Protection
  • Toiletries (Hygiene, AP/Deo, Oral Care & Intimate Care)

Judging 

Entries were rated by an esteemed panel of judges based on the supporting documents provided by entrants. Parameters reviewed included (where relevant): novelty, utility and/or multifunctionality, sustainability, safety/stability/proof of efficacy, ingredient disclosure, demo videos/url links.

Eligibility 

Entries for the 2024 C&T Allē Awards were launched or initially implemented between June 1, 2022, and Oct. 31, 2023.

Questions?

Entries: For questions regarding C&T Allē Awards entries, please contact Rachel Grabenhofer, managing scientific editor, Cosmetics & Toiletries, at [email protected] or 1-630-344-6072.

Dinner tickets/tables/logo licensing: For questions regarding C&T Allē Awards dinner tickets, tables or logo licensing, please contact Jolly Patel, business development manager, Cosmetics & Toiletries, at [email protected] or 1-630-344-6061.

Past Winners

Check our this esteemed list of past winners:

Finished Formulas: Yves Saint Laurent Beauté, Belcorp,  Kao Brands Co.,  Procter & Gamble, PZ Cussons, Iredale Mineral Cosmetics, AmorePacific, Shiseido, L’Oréal, Clean O2 Carbon Capture Technology, Codex Labs, Raaka's World, Sage & Ylang Redefining Beauty, Tosla Nutricosmetics, Roccoco Botanicals, Good Chemistry, Abetyu' Naturals by Shaman Productions, DECIEM, Winnox Cosmeceuticals, Shiny Brands Group/Dr. May, SNF Personal Care, DermaRx Laboratories, NuSkin, Lashliner, Inc., Nutrafol, Orpheus Skin Essence, Cosmax Inc.

Ingredients: RAHN AG, Lubrizol, Seppic, Solésence, Premium Organic, Vantage Personal Care, Miyoshi America, Inc., P2 Science, Inc., Biosynthetic Technologies, Nouryon, Sederma, Clariant,  Korea Particle Technologies, Dow Corning Corp.,  BASF,  Berg & Schmidt, Presperse, Ashland, Croda, RBT, a Syneron Company, DSM

Testing method/tool: Sequential Bio

Digital technology: Aedit and Goldn USA

*Previously known as the C&T R&D Awards and the International Technology Awards