You don’t have to spend a lot to look and feel great but some products are worth the investment. So how do you pick the best from the really good ones? Easy – just let this guide help you! This year’s Beauty Awards feature 45 categories spanning across skincare, makeup, haircare, bodycare and fragrances, all tried and tested by our judging panel of influential forces in the beauty scene.
Bringing industry knowledge and personal experience to assess this year’s nominees, find out more about the five women in this year’s judging panel.
Yang Mei Ling, Editor
Our editor is always on the lookout for the latest innovations in skincare and eye-catching makeup items. She is knowledgeable and attuned to all facets of beauty, and is consistently empowering young women to be authentic to themselves. Her travels always lead her to discover the best products to use while on the go.
Sarah Hani Jamil, Fashion & Beauty Editor
There’s no one more enthusiastic about new beauty launches than Sarah. From skincare to hair products and makeup, she likes to see the overall package of what makes a look complete. Her fascination with the ever-evolving beauty industry and her desire to learn is what makes her so passionate about her work.
Charmaine Chew, Digital Influencer
A host, model and speaker – Charmaine is all of that and more. The multi-talented influencer lives life to the fullest while remaining grounded and staying true to herself. She is well-versed with the ins and outs of the media industry and has a good eye for products that make her look good on camera.
Nia Atasha, Model and Digital Influencer
Fashion model and artist, Nia is no stranger to the social scene in Kuala Lumpur. Her androgynous style brings a new and fresh perspective to the industry, and her cool laidback vibe is a mood that we envy. While she typically goes for edgier, fashion and editorial looks, she gracefully embraces elegant and chic styles as well.
Rubini Sambanthan, Model and Digital Influencer
One of Malaysia’s most prominent and talented models, Rubini is fearless in speaking her mind. She’s constantly pushing the industry standard and promotes diversity and inclusivity. She’s a passionate animal lover and is always on the lookout for new products that are cruelty-free and contain natural ingredients.