Over the weekend, the maiden edition of the

The event hosted by Vimbai Mutinhiri had leading beauty industry professionals in attendance.

Ifeyinwa Ojekwe of Ajali Handmade Naturals received the Emerging Beauty Entrepreneur Category with a prize of €5,000 sponsored by the Cointreau Creative Crew.

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Beauty Icons; Bobby Eke, Opral Benson and Alhaja Amisu Tejuosho were honoured with the Special Recognition Award for their outstanding commitment to the beauty sector in Nigeria.

See full list of winners:

Beauty Entrepreneur of the Year


Tara Fela-Durotoye (House of Tara) - WINNER

Zaron Cosmetics

Gifty’s Daughter

Omolola Oluwadare of the Make-up Fair Series

Product of the Year (Skin, Hair, Make-Up)

R&R Luxury


Kinky Apothecary


Zaron Cosmetics - WINNER

Best Salon

Make Me by Ugo - WINNER

L’ewa Studio

Pride & Joy

Day Spa

Natures Gentle Touch

Best Make Up Artist

Bimpe Onakoya - WINNER

Banke Meshida

Lawal Jide of St. Ola

Doranne Beauty

Mamza Beauty

Best Natural Product (Skin, Hair)

Natural Nigerian

R&R Luxury - WINNER


Kinky Apothecary


Best Spa

Tirta Ayu

BNatural - WINNER

Clear Essence

The Wheatbaker Spa


Beauty Store of the Year

Casa Bella - WINNER

Alhaja Tejuosho

Montaigne Place

Make Me

Yinka Bodyline

Best Hairstylist

Hair by Laurent

Ugo Make Me

Sari Signature

Abbey Crystal Signature - WINNER

Kemi Lewis

Best Nail Salon

Nail Bar

QM Lounge

Nail Studio - WINNER

Apples & Oranges

Nail Room

Best Beauty Blogger

Stella’s Addiction - WINNER

That Igbo Chick

Omoge Mura

Online Beauty Retailer

Beauty Rev - WINNER

Yanga Beauty

Beauty Boon

Beauty Kink

Beauty Campaign of the Year

Natures Gentle Touch- ad campaign with Oluchi Orlandi

Zaron Cosmetics- ad campaign with Rita Dominic - WINNER

Emmaus- ‘Revealing your Skin’ ad campaign with Michelle Dede

Emerging Beauty Entrepreneur of the Year

Ajali - WINNER


Shea Tribe