Calling all British beauty brands!

by | Jun 6, 2022

The inaugural BeautyMatter NEXT Awards are open for international entries.

The NEXT Awards have been created to recognise the thinkers, makers and doers in the beauty community whose work raises the bar and defines the future.


Businesses from the entire beauty ecosystem – from brands to suppliers, and from the largest multinationals to high-growth indies – are encouraged to enter. Applications will be judged on relevancy, impact and innovation. This initiative will bring together BeautyMatter’s global community in Los Angeles for a hybrid event where the winners will be revealed in September 2022.


Key dates:

  • 22.07.2022, final entry deadline
  • 12.08.2022, nominee announcement
  • 24.08.2022, jury presentation
  • 15.09.2022, Summit & winners to be announced



BeautyMatter have assembled a prestigious panel of judges committed to transparency and impartiality for the NEXT Awards. The judges were chosen based on their diversity of experience, deep category knowledge, and insatiable curiosity. Judges include:

  • Millie Kendall OBE, CEO of the British Beauty Council 
  • Birnur Aral PHD, Executive Director, Health, Beauty and Sustainability Lab at the Good Housekeeping Institute
  • Stacia Prince, Former International Buying Director at Cult Beauty
  • Hamish Campbell, VP and Executive Creative Director at Pearlfisher



The NEXT Awards encompass the following categories: Visionaries, Impact, Design, Retail, Innovation, Agency, Solution Providers. Awards include Breakthrough Supplier, Innovator of the Year and Best Spacial Design.


Find out more and apply today, .

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