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CEW's Supplier Award Ingredients & Formulation Winner is….

By Happi Staff | 10.01.20

Find out which chemistry took home top honors last night.

With quarrantini cocktails in hand, CEW and NYSCC last night unveiled the winner of the 2020 CEW Supplier’s Award: Ingredients & Formulation. Taking home top honors in a competitive field of six finalists was Ashland Inc.'s Mineral-Based Sun Stick SPF 50, billed as a convenient mineral-based stick formula with high SPF and a smooth glide that rubs in easily.

The hero ingredient in the sun stick formulation is Ganex (Antaron) WP-660 polymer, accordng to Ashland. 
The winning product was selected from more than 40 submissions that were reviewed and voted upon by a curated panel of judges that included leading beauty and personal care brands including members of the NYSCC Program Committees. The judges were: Lauren Alciati, Glossier; Eileen Kim, Chanel; Theresa Phamduy, L’Oréal; Mike Wong, EOS Products; and Tao Zheng, The Estée Lauder Companies.

As The Supplier’s Award winner, Ashland will also be acknowledged at the CEW Beauty Awards presentation on Nov. 13 along with reveal of the other CEW “Best in Beauty” category winners.
Each finalist had a chance to present information on their product earlier in the day during a live webinar that was part of NYSCC's Beauty at Home series.
You can access the list of finalists here