Verve Beauty Awards: Beauty

Liquid Foundation
MAC Studio Fix Fluid SPF 15

This liquid foundation comes in an astounding 49 shades and offers a natural matte finish for buildable medium to full coverage. Purchase here.

Cream Foundation
Elizabeth Arden Flawless Finish Sponge-On Cream Makeup

This cream foundation is the secret to a perfectly even and radiant complexion. It luxuriously includes diamonds to reflect light and correct discolouration. Purchase here.

Day Lipstick
Living Nature Coral Sea Lipstick

Long-lasting and hydrating, this certified natural lipstick is the perfect warm peach colour. Purchase here. 

Night Lipstick
Milani Amore Satin Matte Lip Creme in Shade 10 Satin

This night lipstick is a stand-out red in an easy-to-apply and long-lasting liquid formula. Purchase here.

Night Lipstick
MAC Retro Matte Lipstick in Ruby Woo

Ruby Woo has long been a holy grail product for the beauty community due to its intense pigmentation and perfect matte finish. Purchase here.

Lip Blot
Revlon Kiss Cloud Blotted Lip Colour

Revlon Kiss nourishes lips while providing a diffused colour in a soft velvet suede texture– choose from 10 shades. Purchase here.

Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara

Too Faced provides more dramatic, thicker, longer lashes with just a few swipes, providing a false-lash effect with three coats. Purchase here.

Benefit BADgal BANG! volumnising mascara

BADgal BANG! lengthens lashes and creates massive volume without weighing down lashes. It also features ProVitamin B5, which fuels thickness and strength. Purchase here.

Nail Colour
Revlon ColourStay Gel Envy Top Coat

Worn on its own or as a topcoat for another colour, this formula is long-lasting and promotes strength and shine. Purchase here.

Nail Color
Kester Black Rouge Nail Polish in Bright Red

In an eye-catching red, this vegan and cruelty-free nail polish functions as a confidence-boosting accessory. Purchase here.

Face Masks
THE OOZOO Gold Foilayer Mask

This sheet mask is triple-layered and adds essential moisture to deeply hydrate and recover dry, tired skin. Purchase here.

Face Masks
Living Nature Bee Venom Mask

Through its combination of organic Bee Venom, Manuka Venom, and Coconut Oil, this mask plumps skin to give it a youthful glow. Purchase here.

Makeup Brush
The Skin Wardrobe Foundation Brush

The Skin Wardrobe Foundation Brush is perfect for applying all kinds of liquid foundations. It has an arched shape and dense bristles which especially help with blending product. Purchase here.

Charcoal Mask
Living Nature Charcoal Clay Mask

This mask combats the effects air pollution has on our skin, leaving you with a healthy, glowing complexion. Purchase here.

Peel Off Mask
WASO Purifying Peel Off Mask

Use this mask to physically peel away the pollutants that cause your skin’s impurities. Bonus: it’s a fun pearl-red colour. Purchase here.

Contour Stick
Arbonne Sheer Glow Highlight Stick

This dual-ended highlight stick features both a Pearl colour for highlighting and a Bronze colour for contouring. It’s silky, pigmented, and easy-to-use. Purchase here.

Face Serums
Avene PhysioLift Smoothing Plumping Serum

This serum visibly reduces signs of ageing by smoothing wrinkles and tightening and firming skin. Purchase here. 

Anti-Ageing Serum
Elizabeth Arden Prevage Anti-Aging Eye Serum

This serum restores skin by minimising the appearance of dark circles, fine lines and crow’s feet while targeting dark circles. Purchase here.

Anti-Ageing Serum
Living Nature Firming Flax Serum

complements and enhances the skin’s natural healing process to combat signs of ageing with New Zealand’s Harakeke plant and Manuka honey. Purchase here.

Face Oil
Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream All-Over Miracle Oil

Clinically proven to moisturise for up to 12 hours, this oil leaves skin and hair hydrated, smooth and luminous. Purchase here.

Face Oil
Nivea Cellular Bi-Phase nourishing oil elixir

This elixir uses a two-phase formula (Caring Oil Phase followed by the Aqueous Phase) to provide extra care for your skin. Purchase here.

Best Rosehip Oil
Essano Certified Organic Rosehip Body Oil

Rosehip oil minimises the appearance of scars, sun damage and stretch marks to leave your skin more radiant and elastic. Purchase here.

Liquid Blush
Benefit Benetint Cheek & Lip Stain

This super-pigmented rose-tinted stain works as a natural-looking, buildable lip and cheek colour. Purchase here.

Solid Blush
Nars Orgasm

In a universally-flattering peachy-pink colour with just the right level of golden shimmer, this blush will leave you looking perfectly flushed. Purchase here.

People’s Choice Blush
Milani Rose Blush

This blush is worth purchasing for how pretty it looks in its packaging-it’s shaped like a rose-but somehow looks even better on skin. Purchase here.

Shiseido Aura Dew

This multitasker works on eyes, face and lips in addition to having 12 hours of staying power and looking gorgeous on every skin tone. Purchase here.

Elizabeth Arden FourEver Bronze Bronzing Powder

This bronzing powder provides you with everything you need to highlight, bronze and contour. Each shade can be worn alone or blended together for a complete look. Purchase here.

Revlon ColorStay Creme Eyeshadow

Available in 18 colours (matte and shimmer formulas), this cream eyeshadow is easy to blend and lasts all day. Purchase here.

Elizabeth Arden Eyeshadow Trio

Each mini palette offers an enhance shade to be used as a base, a define shade for contouring and a highlight shade to brighten eyes. Purchase here.

Benefit Boi-ing Cakeless Concealer

For a full-coverage concealer that hides blemishes and conceals under-eye circles without looking cakey, turn to this one. Purchase here.