Its the time to announce the winners of the Readers choice beauty awards !  As you guys know, we asked you to put in your votes for your favourite products and websites and after compiling through all of your answers we finally have a comprehensive list of what the readers loved in 2013 ! For those of you waiting for the Editors choice, hold on a wee bit longer and you shall have that as well!

P&B Readers Choice Awards 2013 

(Counting over 500 votes this year!)

WINNER BEST ONLINE SHOPPING SITE FOR MAKEUP

[nbox type=”notice”] Nykaa   (57% vote share) [/nbox]
 
WINNER BEST LIPSTICK
MAC LIPSTICKS (48% vote)

(Mac has been a solid winner for the last 2 years)

 

RUNNERS UP
MAYBELLINE COLORSENSATIONAL (30% vote), BOBBI BROWN (10%)

[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from your local Mac store   [/nbox]

WINNER BEST LIPGLOSS
MAYBELLINE COLORSENSATIONAL HIGH SHINE (26% vote)

(Last years winner was revlon colorburst)

 

RUNNERS UP
MAC LIPGLASS (21% vote), REVLON COLORBURST LIPGLOSS (10%)

 

[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from here [/nbox]
WINNER BEST LIPBALM 
MAYBELLINE BABY LIPS (63% vote)
(New entrant this year and replaces last years Revlon Colorburst Lipglosses which emerged as winner)

RUNNER UP

NIVEA FRUITY SHINE(23% vote),
REVLON LIP BUTTERS (13% vote)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from here [/nbox]
BEST LIPSTICK/LIPGLOSS SHADE IN 2013
MAC RUBY WOO
(Once again a RED lipstick made it to an Indian girls best list . Are you kidding me???!)

 

RUNNER UPS
MAC HUG ME, LAKME 9 to 5 COFFEE COMMAND, COLORBAR TEMPT ME, COLORBAR PRETTY PLEASE ,BOBBI BROWN GUAVA, BOBBI BROWN HEATHER PINK, MAYBELLINE BOLD MAT 01, 02, LAKME 9 to 5 TOFFEE NEXUS
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from your local Mac store   [/nbox]
BEST POWDER BLUSH
TIE: MAC BLUSHES & MAYBELLINE CHEEKY GLOW BLUSHES (36% vote)
(Last years winner is Mac Blush)

 

RUNNER UP
LAKME ABSOLUTE BAKED BLUSH (20% vote)
INGLOT BLUSHES(11% vote)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner (Maybelline Cheeky Glow Blush ) from here [/nbox]
BEST CREAM BLUSH
MAYBELLINE DREAM TOUCH BLUSH (32% vote)
(Last years winner is was also Maybelline !)

 

RUNNER UP
NYX CREAM BLUSH (20% vote)
MAC CREMEBLEND BLUSHES (11% vote)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from here   [/nbox]
BEST BLUSH SHADES in 2013
MAC FLEUR POWER , MAC PEACHES, MAYBELLINE FRESH CORAL , MAC PINCH O PEACH, BOBBI BROWN DESERT ROSE
BEST FOUNDATION (HEAVY COVERAGE)
MAC STUDIO FIX  RANGE (41% vote)
(Last years winner is was also Mac STudio Fix)

 

RUNNER UP
REVLON COLORSTAY FOUNDATION (16% vote)
LOREAL TRUE MATCH (15% vote)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from your local Mac store   [/nbox]
 
BEST FOUNDATION (LIGHT TO MEDIUM COVERAGE)
MAC FACE & BODY FOUNDATION  (33% vote)
(Last years winner is was also Mac STudio Fix)

 

RUNNER UP
LAKME ABSOLUTE MATTREAL MOUSSE  (19% vote)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from your local Mac store   [/nbox]
BEST FOUNDATION (LIGHT TO MEDIUM COVERAGE)
MAC FACE & BODY FOUNDATION  (33% vote)
(Last years winner is was Bourjois Healthy Mix)

 

RUNNER UP
BOURJOIS HEALTHY MIX(29% vote) REVLON COLORSTAY FOUNDATION (19% vote)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from your local Mac store   [/nbox]

BEST CONCEALER
CLINIQUE EVEN BETTER CONCEALER (33% vote)
(Last years winner was a tie between Mac Selec Cover Up and Mac Moisture Cover)

 

RUNNER UP
MAC SELECT COVER UP (19% vote)
 MAC MOISTURE COVER  (17% vote)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from your local Mac store   [/nbox]

BEST SINGLE EYESHADOW
INGLOT  EYESHADOW (41% vote)
(Last years winner was MAC)

 

RUNNER UP
MAC EYESHADOW
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from your local Inglot store   [/nbox]
BEST COLORED EYELINERS
COLORBAR I GLIDE (33% vote)
(Last years winner was  Colorbar as well)
 RUNNERS UP
FACES PENCILS (21% vote), MAYBELLINE (20%)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from here   [/nbox]
 
BEST KOHL PENCIL
MAYBELLINE COLLOSAL(47% vote)
(Collosal going strong as last year but seems to have lost a substantial market share to Eyeconic as the gap has narrowed down)
RUNNER UPS
LAKME EYECONIC (40% vote), MAC KOHL LINERS (10%)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy both Collosal and Eyeconic from here   [/nbox]

WINNER BEST NEW PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

MAYBELLINE COLORSHOW NAIL POLISHES(53%)

(Last years winners was Revlon Colorburst Lip Butters)

RUNNER UP:
CLINIQUE CHUBBY STICKS (25%)
[nbox type=”notice”] Buy this years winner from here   [/nbox]
 

WINNER BEST TINTED MOISTURIZER 

LAKME CC CREAM(37%)

(This is a new category introduced this year)

RUNNER UP:
LOREAL UV PERFECT TINTED MOISTURIZER (25%), CLINIQUE TINTED MOISTURIZER (10%)
[nbox type=”notice”]Buy this years winner from here [/nbox]

WINNER BEST BB CREAM

GARNIER BB CREAM(50%)

RUNNER UP:
MAYBELLINE BB CREAM(25%), MAYBELLINE BB STICK (9%)
[nbox type=”notice”]Buy this years winner from here [/nbox]

WINNER BEST HIGHLIGHTER

BENEFIT HIGH BEAM / MOON BEAM/ WATTS UP (20%)

RUNNER UP:
BOBBI BROWN SHIMMER BRICK (25%), COLORBAR RADIANT TOUCH PEN(9%)
[nbox type=”notice”]Buy this years winner from Sephora Delhi [/nbox]
 

WINNER BEST MASCARA

MAYBELLINE COLLOSAL VOLUME(20%)

RUNNER UP:
LOREAL EXTRA VOLUME MILLION LASHES, BENEFIT THEYR REAL
[nbox type=”notice”]Buy this years winner fromhere [/nbox]
The other winners are listed below
  • Indian Beauty Brand of the Year – Lakme
  • International Beauty Brand of the Year– Mac
  • Best Shampoo – Tresseme ( Winner) , Runners Up Include: Loreal Total Repair 5, Organix Shampoo, Body Shop Rainforest Shine SHampoo
  • Best Conditioner- Dove Hairfall Rescue Conditioner (Winner) , Runners Up : Body Shop Rainforest Shine Conditioner, Kerastese, Loreal Professional
  • Best Night Cream: Kiehls Midnight Recovery Treatment
  • Best Anti Ageing Cream: Olay 7 in 1 Anti Ageing Cream
  • Best Mac Collection: Riri Hearts Mac, Archies Girls