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ICMAD Reveals CITY Award Finalists

July 6, 2016

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More than 40 of the beauty industry's most creative companies have been selected from over 120 entries as finalists in ICMAD’s 2016 Cosmetic Innovator of the Year (CITY) Awards. 
 
Here’s the roster of finalists:
 
Product Innovation
 
Product Color Cosmetics:
•   Cover FX, Cover FXCustom Cover Drops
•   IT Cosmetics, IT Cosmetics Superhero Elastic Stretch Volumizing Mascara
•   Palladio Beauty Group, FIFTY-FIFTY Cat-Eye Liquid Liner + Smoky Kajal
Product Facial Skincare:
•   Bioelements, Plump Start
•   BioMimetic Laboratories, Inc., Erasa XEP30
•   Patchology, Patchology SmartMud
Product Bath/Body/Fragrance:
•   Coastal Salt & Soul, Blissful Body Butter
   Vita Liberata, Vita Liberata 3-In-1 Self-Tanning Dry Oil SPF 50
•   Whish Beauty, Rice Milk Firming Body Cream
Product Haircare:
•   Fairy Tales Hair Care, Fairy Tales Rosemary Repel Line
•   HatchBeauty Products LLC, Body Breakthrough Volume Boosting Hairspray
•   Lotus Rx, Lotus Rx Hair Solution
Product Accessories & Tools:
•   Clarisonic, Alpha Fit
•   Foreo, Foreo Iris
•   Temptu, Temptu Air

CITY Package Design Innovation 
 
Package Color Cosmetics:
•   gloProfessional, Suede Matte Crayon
•   HCT Packaging, Lilah B. Divine Duo Lip And Cheek
•   IT Cosmetics, IT Cosmetics Superhero Elastic Stretch Volumizing Mascara
Package Facial Skincare:
•   AMOREPACIFIC, Age Correcting Foundation Cushion SPF 25
•   Elizabeth Arden, Elizabeth Arden Superstart Skin Renewal Booster
•   World Wide Packaging, NuFACE 24k Gold Gel Primers
Package Bath/ Body/Fragrance:
•   Besame Cosmetics, Decades of Fragrance Eau de Parfum 50ml
•   Defineme Fragrance, Defineme Fragrance Oil Collection
•   Thymes, Frasier Fir Ceramic Poured Candle 3-Wick
PackageHaircare:
•   amika, amika Silken Up Dry Conditioner
•   FHI Brands, Stylus
•   World Wide Packaging, StriVectin Hair N1A114 Technology
Package Accessories & Tools:
•   invisibobble, invisibobblePOWER
•   IT Cosmetics, IT Cosmetics Love Beauty Fully Love is the Foundation Brush
•   Japonesque, Japonesque Kumadori Brush Collection
 
Marketing/Advertising Innovation Print
 
Best Cause Marketing:
•   Iredale Mineral Cosmetics Ltd, Rise Above With Love: Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign For Living Beyond Breast Cancer
•   Memaji Worldwide LLC, Clear Shave 3-in-1 Formula
•   Obliphica Professional, Obliphica Professional
Innovative Launch Campaign:
•   Cover FX, Cover FX Custom Cover Drops
•   Gavee Gold Collection, NewBeauty Innovative Launch Campaign
•   IT Cosmetics, IT Cosmetics Superhero Elastic Stretch Volumizing Mascara
Member's Choice Product 
•   Amazing Cosmetics, Amazing Cosmetics Corrector
•   Elysee Scientific Cosmetics, Inc., Elysee Time Out-Ap Age-Defying Moisturizer
•   Flip-It! Cap Company, Flip-It!
•   Luxury Lady, Ltd., ChinUp Mask 
Member's Choice Package 
•   Bellapierre Cosmetics, Precious Diamonds Instant Cellular Wrinkle Eraser
•   HYNT BEAUTY, Aria Pure Lipstick
•   Nosco, ModereI/D
•   RST, Inc., Oreve Beauty LED Peptide Correcting Serum
 
 
The finalists will vie for top honors on July 25 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, during in Cosmoprof North America.
 
The finalists' entries will be displayed in ICMAD's booth at Cosmoprof, Booth #22090, and the winners, in each of the 14 categories, will be announced at the CITY Awards event. 

The 14 CITY Awards Winners will also receive their choice of a 2015 Market Research Report from Kline & Company, a value of up to $4,000.
 
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