The 2019 Beauty Launchpad Readers Choice Awards Winners

Each year, we tally thousands of votes to determine which professional beauty products are your favorites. Without further ado, here are the top three winners in each category, ranked in no particular order. Keep scrolling to see if your favorites made the cut!

BEST NEW LAUNCHES

Hair Care
Wilson Collective Professional Haircare
R+Co DALLAS Biotin Thickening Shampoo and Conditioner
Surface CHAR Line

Surface Hair's CHAR line was voted as one of the top hair care launches of 2020

Haircolor
framesi FRAMCOLOR 2001 Intense
Zotos Professional AGEbeautiful Ultra Bond Powder Lightener
Redken Shades EQ Level 10s

Styling
Oribe Power Drops Damage Repair Booster
SEVEN Haircare Cubica Swept Texture Spray
Eufora Style Firm Mist

Men’s
American Crew Matte Clay
GIBS Grooming BioFuel Beard & Hair Conditioner
Redken Brews Thickening Pomade

Tools
BaBylissPRO MiraCurl 3-in-1 Professional Curl Machine
Dyson Airwrap
Olivia Garden Ceramic + Ion Flat Iron

Olivia Garden's Innovative new flat iron was named one of the top tool releases of 2019

Nail Care
Gelish vitaGel
LeChat Nails Incure Portable Hybrid Nail Lamp
Essie Strong Start Base Coat

Body Care
PARODI Illuminating Body Polish
Surface CHAR SKIN RELIEF Cream
Cuccio Naturale Whipped Hemp Revitalizing Butter

Makeup
Sorme Treatment Cosmetics Lip Rescue Tinted Lip Balm
Glo Skin Beauty Luminous Liquid Foundation SPF 18
Grande Cosmetics GrandeDrama Intense Thickening Mascara

Skincare
Glo Skin Beauty Phyto-Active Firming Mask
Dermalogica Phyto-Nature Firming Serum
Eminence Organic Skin Care Lilikoi Mineral Defense Moisturizer SPF 33

Hair Piece
easihair pro high-quality handtied extensions
Transformations Top Pieces by Raquel Welch Top Billing 12”
Babe Hand Tied Weft Extensions

 

BEST HAIRCARE

Shampoo & Conditioner
Malibu C Hydrate Color Wellness
Healthy Sexy Hair Moisturizing 
Pureology Hydrate

Malibu C Hydrate Color Wellness topped the Shampoo and Conditioner category

Women’s Thinning Regimen
Bosley Professional Strength Bos*Revive
RevitaLash Cosmetics Hair System VOLUME ENHANCING FOAM
Nioxin Systems Kit

Hair Oil (Coarse Hair)
Moroccanoil Treatment Original
Inoar Professional Argan Oil
Agadir Argan Oil Hair Treatment

Hair Oil (Fine Hair)
Moroccanoil Treatment Light
Trissola Chia Hair Smoothing Oil
Marrakesh Oil Light

In-Salon Smoothing Treatment
Keratin Complex Natural Keratin Smoothing Treatment
Brazilian Blowout Acai Professional Smoothing Solution
Rejuvenol 24 Hours Keratin Treatment

Dry Shampoo
Keracolor Colo me Clean Rose Gold + Dry Shampoo
ABBA Always Fresh Dry Shampoo
Surface TRINITY DRY SHAMPOO

Detangler
Malibu C Leave-In Conditioner Mist
Redken One United Multi-Benefit Treatment Spray
Glop & Glam Creamsicle Mist Conditioning Detangler

Color Care
Truss DELUXE PRIME
Lakme Tekina Color Stay Shampoo
Malibu C Color Prepare

Hair Mask
Saphira Mineral Mud
Kavella Recovery Mask
Moroccanoil Intense Hydrating Mask

Saphira Mineral Mud Mask is infused with 26 Dead Sea minerals

Volumizer
Big Sexy Hair Root Pump Volumizing Spray Mousse
Keratherapy Keratin Infused Root Booster & Volumizer
Lakme K.Style Natural Boost Mousse

Hairspray 
Kenra Volume Spray 25
Amika Fluxus Touchable Hairspray
Big Sexy Hair Spray & Play

Curl Enhancer
Ouidad Curl Quencher Hydrafusion Intense Curl Cream
DevaCurl Styling Cream
ECRU New York Curl Perfect Defining Styling Potion

Shine
Eufora GLOSS
Moroccanoil Glimmer Shine
Surface BASSU SHINE SPRAY

Texturizer
Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray
Lakme K. Style Hottest Fiber Paste
Design.Me Puff.Me

Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray is a perennial favorite

Anti-Frizz
Alterna CAVIAR Anti-Aging Smoothing Anti-Frizz Dry Oil Mist
Keratherapy Keratin Infused Daily Smoothing Cream
Keratin Complex Infusion Keratin Replenisher

Thermal Protector
ABBA Preserving Blow Dry Spray
Eufora Thermal Defense Prep
Kenra Platinum Blow Dry Mist

Finishing Serum
RUSK Designer Collection Thermal Serum with Argan Oil
Oribe Smooth Style Serum
Paul Mitchell Super Skinny Serum

Eco-Friendly
Eufora AloeTherapy Line
Surface Line
Neuma Line

 

COLOR

Ammonia-Free
Lakme Chroma
EuforaColor
Surface

Semipermanent
Celeb Luxury Gem Lites Flawless Diamond Colorwash and Colorditioner
Keracolor Colo + Clenditioner Rose Gold
Tressa WATERCOLORS Intense Shampoo Purple

Demipermanent
Goldwell Colorance Demi-Permanent Color
Keratin Complex KeraBrillance Demi-Permanent Color
Jack Winn Color Restore demi-permanent color

Permanent
ColorDesign Permanent Color
Lakme Collage Clair
Framesi FRAMCOLOR 2001

Lightener
Schwarzkopf Professional BlondMe
ColorDesign Shiny Blond
Wella Professionals Blondor

Fashion
@Guy_Tang #mydentitiy Super Power Line
Celeb Luxury Viral Purple Colorwash and Colorditioner
Pravana ChromaSilk Vivids

Fashion colors never had it so good thanks to Celeb Luxury Viral Colorwash and Colorditioner

Full Gray Coverage
Zotos Professional AGEbeautiful Anti-Aging Color
Goldwell Topchic
Schwarzkopf Professional Igora Royal Absolutes

TOOLS

Shears
Olivia Garden Silkcut PRO
KARG Shear K-Long Couture
Sam Villa Streamline Series Shear 6.25”

Razor
JATAI Feather Styling Razor
Surface Razor
Donald Scott NYC Carving Comb

Clipper/Trimmer
Andis Master Cordless
WAHL Professional Peanut
BaBylissPRO FlashFX

Blowdryer
Dyson Supersonic
BaBylissPRO SteelFX
Bio Ionic 10x Ultralight Speed Dryer

Styling Iron
Hot Tools Revolutionary 1.25” Ionic Salon Flat Iron
ghd platinum + styler
BaBylissPRO Nano Titanium

Brush
WetBrush Flex Dry
Olivia Garden OG Brush Collection
Denman Natural Bristle Grooming Brush

The Wet Brush Flex Dry helps to detangle manes

NAILS

Polish
essie Ballet Slippers
OPI Another Ramen-tic Evening
Morgan Taylor Ruby Two Shoes

Gel
Gelish Good Gossip
CND Shellac Wildfire
OPI Things I’ve Seen in Aber-Green

 

EXTENSIONS

Clip-In
Hairdo 10-Piece Straight Clip-In Human Hair Extension Kit
Babe Instant Hair Clip-In
Transformations Top Pieces by Raquel Welch Special Effect

Raquel Welch Transformations are game changes for women experiencing hair loss

Banded
HALOCOUTURE Layered Halo
Hotheads the Band
Donna Bella Solo Extensions

Bonded
Great Lengths Premium Bonded Extensions
Di Biase Hair Extensions USA Keratin Bonded Extensions
SO.CAP. USA

Taped
easihair pro tape-in extensions
GL Tapes by Great Lengths
Hotheads Ultimates

 

LASHES & BROWS

Eyelash Serum
Grande Cosmetics GrandeLASH-MD Lash Enhancing Serum
NovaLash Lash+Doctor
Revitalash Advanced Eyelash Conditioner & Serum

Eyebrow Serum
Revitabrow Advanced Eyebrow Conditioner & Serum
newBrow Brow Enhancing Serum
Grande Cosmetics GrandeBROW Brow Enhancing Serum

GrandeBROW creates thicker-looking eyebrows

Eyelash Extensions
NovaLash
Glad Lash
Lash Stuff

Temporary Lashes
i-Envy Professional by Kiss
Ardell
Lilly Lashes

 

MEN’S

Hair Care
Agadir Men Hair and Body Wash
American Crew Fiber Cream
MOP Basil Mint Firm Hold Clay

Styling Aid
Eufora Hero for Men Grooming Cream
18.21 Man Made Pomade
Redken Brews Instant Thickening Spray

Thinning Treatment
Bosley Professional Strength Healthy Hair Vitality Supplements for Men
Eufora Hero For Men Scalp Rescue
Nioxin Scalp & Hair Treatment

Haircolor
Goldwell Men ReShade
Paul Mitchell FlashBack
Redken Brews Color Camo

Skincare
American Crew Post-Shave Cooling Lotion
Aveda Botanical Kinetics Oil Control Lotion
Bioelements Urban Undo Cleanser

Beard Grooming
Nirvel Professional Men Barber Exotic Oil
Gibs Grooming Alpha Male Beard, Hair & Tattoo Oil
JATAI Beard and Moustache Softener

Shave
Surface CHAR SHAVE CREAM
Eufora Hero for Men Exceptional Shave
Reuzel Shave Cream

Readers love Eufora Hero for Men Exceptional Shave

SALON SOFTWARE

GlossGenius: All-in-One Salon Software
VagaroPro
Meevo 2 by Millenium Systems International 

 

SALON DÉCOR

Takara Belmont Riche
Minerva Beauty Corsair Styling Chair in Black
Belvedere Plush Backwash with Monarch Bowl

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