Get your ballots at the ready, the LOOKFANTASTIC Beauty Icon awards are now open! From top trending newcomers to our buyers' favourites, we’ve handpicked the best beauty finds of the year and now it’s up to you to decide who takes the top spot. Split up into 23 catagories, cast your vote on the best beauty gifts, the best sustainable beauty brand, the best tool for sexual pleasure and much much more. Plus, every voter will get 20% off* to spend on their next haul!
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Here’s a taste of the competition…
The Best Newcomer
Whether you’ve been stocking up on the COOLA Sun Silk Drops SPF30 to protect your complexion or indulging in a solo self-care session with the So Divine Irreplaceable Clitoral Suction Stimulator, cast your eyes on the best beauty newcomer of the year. Others include the stunning Natasha Denona Zendo Palette full of staple summer shimmers, the DevaCurl Ultra Defining Gel for a super strong crunch-free hold and the Squalane and Probiotic Gel Moisturiser from clean beauty brand Biossance.
COOLA Sun Silk Drops SPF30 30ml5 Stars 7 Reviews£44.00
Biossance Squalane and Probiotic Gel Moisturiser 50ml£44.00
So Divine Irreplaceable Clitoral Suction Stimulator5 Stars 4 Reviews£45.00
Natasha Denona Zendo Palette5 Stars 4 Reviews£60.00
DevaCurl Ultra Defining Gel - Strong Hold No-Crunch Curl Styler 355ml£23.00
The Sun Saviour
SPF has slowly become a staple for many of us in our daily skincare routines. Not only does it protect your complexion from harmful UV rays, it also helps to reduce fine lines and dark spots. The La Roche-Posay Anthelios Ultra-Light Invisible Fluid SPF 50+ took TikTok by storm with its fast-absorbing formula whilst the REN Clean Skincare Clean Screen Mineral SPF30 allowed us to bask guilt-free in the summer rays.
La Roche-Posay Anthelios Ultra-Light Invisible Fluid SPF50+ Sun Cream 50ml4.65 Stars 217 Reviews£18.00
Ultrasun Face Anti-Ageing Lotion SPF 50+ 50ml4.6 Stars 15 Reviews£24.00
REN Clean Skincare Clean Screen Mineral SPF30 50ml3.58 Stars 38 Reviews£32.00
Bioderma Photoderm Anti-Pigmentation and Ti-Wrinkles Sunscreen SPF50+ 40ml5 Stars 1 Reviews£16.80
Avène Very High Protection B-Protect SPF50+ Sun Cream for Sensitive Skin 30ml4.55 Stars 33 Reviews£10.88
The Blemish Buster
With maskne taking centre stage on our complexions for the best part of a year, many of us reached for new solutions to put our breakouts at bay. Cue the cult classic La Roche-Posay Effaclar Duo+ and The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% High Strength Vitamin and Mineral Blemish Formula. Others who made the hit list included the FARMACY Deep Sweep 2% BHA Pore Cleansing Toner, REN Clean Skincare Ready Steady Glow Daily AHA Tonic and The INKEY List Succinic Acid Blemish Treatment.
La Roche-Posay Effaclar Duo+ Moisturiser for Oily and Acne-Prone Skin 40ml4.52 Stars 195 Reviews£12.75
FARMACY Deep Sweep 2% BHA Pore Cleansing Toner 120ml4.83 Stars 6 Reviews£27.00
REN Clean Skincare Ready Steady Glow Daily AHA Tonic 250ml4.44 Stars 102 Reviews£27.00
The INKEY List Succinic Acid Blemish Treatment 15ml4.38 Stars 16 Reviews£6.99
The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% High Strength Vitamin and Mineral Blemish Formula 30ml4.55 Stars 342 Reviews£5.05
The Best Facial Device
From face-gym workouts to blue light busters, our range of facial tools made the best at-home spa treatments whilst the salons were closed. Gua Sha your way into the day with the luxurious ESPA Rose Quartz Gua Sha Tool or cleanse away dirt and build up with the FOREO LUNA 3 Face Brush and Anti Ageing Massager. Other 5* favourites include the much-loved NuFACE Mini Facial Toning Device, the Sensica Sensilight Pro Device and the Dr Dennis Gross Spectralite FaceWear Pro.
NuFACE Mini Facial Toning Device4.21 Stars 71 Reviews£175.00
FOREO LUNA 3 Face Brush and Anti-Aging Massager (Various Options)4.68 Stars 68 Reviews£169.00
Sensica Sensilight Pro Device4.5 Stars 2 Reviews£251.25
Dr Dennis Gross Spectralite FaceWare Pro5 Stars 8 Reviews£430.00
ESPA Rose Quartz Gua Sha Tool£40.00
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*Brand exclusions apply.