Beauty Launchpad Announces 2022 Readers' Choice Awards Winners and Finalists

Beauty Launchpad announces the winners and finalists for the 2022 Readers' Choice Awards.
Beauty Launchpad announces the winners and finalists for the 2022 Readers' Choice Awards.

It's finally time to announce the winners and finalists of Beauty Launchpad's 2022 Readers' Choice Awards!

You can learn more about our winners and finalists by reading our November/December 2022 digital magazine

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FINALISTS: KARG Shear K-23 EuroSlide 6" and Habit Hair X Clip In Extensions

Shampoo and Conditioner

WINNER: Eufora Beautifying Elixirs Bodifying Shampoo and Conditioner

FINALISTS: Colorproof Moisture Shampoo and Conditioner and HAWRYCH MD Advanced Hair Treatment Shampoo and Conditioner

Best Volumizer

WINNER: SexyHair Powder Play

FINALISTS: Eufora International Powder Lift and ECRU New York Body Building Fiber Mousse

Best Hairspray

WINNER: Kenra Volume Spray 25

FINALISTS: SexyHair Spray & Play and Eufora Elevate

Best Smoother (Retail)

WINNER: Alkali Beauty Unicorn Milk

FINALISTS: Keratin Complex Infusion Keratin Replenisher and AIIR Professional Smoothing Cream 

Best Curl Enhancer

WINNER: Cali-Curl Bond Therapy Mist

FINALISTS: TRUSS Curly Twist and MOP C-Curl Defining Cream

Best Texturizer 

WINNER: AIIR Professional Texture AIIR

FINALISTS: Schwarzkopf Professional OSiS+ Texture Craft and milk_shake lifestyling texturizing spritz

Best In-Salon Smoothing Treatment

WINNER: Keratin Complex Natural Keratin Smoothing Treatment

FINALIST: Lakme Aura

Best Thinning Regiment

WINNER: Grande Cosmetics GrandeHAIR Hair Enhancing Serum

FINALISTS: Colorproof Biorepair Thicken Scalp Serum and Be in Love Growth Root Spray

Best Sustainable Line/Eco-Friendly

WINNER: Innersense Organic Beauty I Create Shine

FINALISTS: Schwarzkopf Professional tbh and Seed Phytonutrients Powder Cleanser Collection

Best Men’s Hair 

WINNER: Lakme k.Style Matter Matte Finish Wax

FINALISTS: TRUSS Man Nature and Hattori Hanzo Shears Texturizer Series

Best Hair Oil

WINNER: Saints & Sinners Illuminati Divine Shine Holographic Serum

FINALISTS: Hairstory Hair Oil and neuma neuMoisture Argan Oil

Best Thermal Protectant

WINNER: ABBA Complete All-in-One Leave-In Conditioner

FINALISTS: It's A 10 Haircare Miracle Leave-In and milk_shake lifestyling thermo-protector

Best Dry Shampoo 

WINNER: Schwarzkopf Professional OSiS+ Refresh Dust

FINALISTS: ABBA Always Fresh Dry Shampoo and (re)FRESH Dry Shampoo Tropical Coconut

Best Color Care

WINNER: It's A 10 Haircare Miracle Clay Hair Mask For Blondes

FINALISTS: PRORITUALS Color Fuel and milk_shake colour care deep conditioning mask

Best Bond Builder


FINALISTS: Lakme i.Plex and Cali-Curl Bond Therapy Masque

Best Permanent Color

WINNER: ColorDesign Permanent Hair Color 

FINALISTS: Oligo Professionnel Calura Permanent Shine Hair Colour and PRORITUALS Hair Color Cream

Best Semipermanent Color 

WINNER: Duomo Vivids Hair Color Series

FINALIST: Kenra Color Creatives

Best Demipermanent Color

WINNER: Oligo Professionnel Calura Gloss

FINALISTS: Kenra Color Demi-Permanent Series and Keratin Complex KeraBrilliance Demi-Permanent Hair Color

Best Bleach

WINNER: PRORITUALS Power Platinum 9 Bonder Bleach

FINALISTS: Oligo Professionnel Blacklight and ColorDesign Shiny Blond Clay-Based Lightener

Best Bonded Extensions

WINNER: Babe Hair Extensions

FINALIST: Great Lengths

Best Taped Extensions

WINNER: easihair pro Tape In Extensions

FINALISTS: Amplify Hair Tape In Extensions and It's A 10 Haircare Ex10sions Injection Tape In

Best Extensions – Other

WINNER: HairUWear Hairdo Invisible Extension

FINALISTS: Donna Bella Hair Hybrid Wefts, easihair pro Hand Tied Extensions and Platinum Seamless

Best Shears 

WINNER: Hattori Hanzo Shears High-Carbon Shears Series

FINALISTS: JAGUAR White Line Silver Ice and KARG Shear K-Soft Cut 6.1"

Best Razor

WINNER: Jatai Feather Styling Razor

FINALISTS: Hattori Hanzo Shears HHRAZ2 Fixed Razor and JAGUAR RAZOR R1M

Best Clipper/Trimmer

WINNER: WAHL Professional Cordless Senior

FINALIST: Hattori Hanzo Shears Hanzo Hitter Trimmer

Best Blowdryer

WINNER: Bio Ionic 10X Ultralight Speed Dryer

FINALISTS: Croc Masters 2K2 Infrared Dryer and Milano Collection Volumizing & Smoothing Hot Air Brush

Best Styling Iron

WINNER: Croc Premium Infrared Flat Iron

FINALISTS: Bio Ionic Long Barrel Curling Iron (1.25-inch) and Donna Bella Hair 22MM Hair Waver

Best Brush/Comb

WINNER: Wet Brush Pro Detangler

FINALISTS: Denman Brush D3 Original Styler 7 Row and Ergo Styling Tools ER53 Ionic Ceramic Round Brush

Best Lash Serum

WINNER: RevitaLash Advanced Pro Eyelash Conditioner

FINALISTS: HAWRYCH MD Eyelash Enhancer and neuLash Skin Research Laboratories

Best Brow Serum

WINNER: HAWRYCH MD BROW Advanced Eyebrow Enhancer

FINALIST: neuBROW Skin Research Laboratories

Best Salon Management System

WINNER: Meevo 

FINALISTS: Rosy Salon Software and GlossGenius

Thank you to our nominees:

Beauty Launchpad would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of our nominees. We’re overwhelmed by the amount of innovation in the professional hair care industry, and are beyond honored to have the below brands participate in our program.

ABBA, AIIR Professional, Alkali Beauty, Be In Love, Bio Ionic, Cali-Curl, ColorDesign, Colorproof, Croc, Denman Brush, Donna Bella, easihair pro, Ecru New York, Ergo, Eufora International, FASTFOILS, GlossGenius, Grande Cosmetics, Great Lengths, Hairstory, HairUWear, Hattori Hanzo, HAWRYCH MD, Innersense Organic Beauty, It's A 10 Haircare, Jatai, Karg, Kenra Professional, Keratin Complex, Lakme, Lapcos, Milano Collection, milk_shake, Millennium Systems International, Neuma, Oligo Professionnel, RevitaLash, Robanda International, Rosy Salon Software, Saints & Sinners Haircare, Schwarzkopf Professional, SexyHair, Skin Research Laboratories, Square, TRUSS, WAHL Professional and Wet Brush

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