Rubies Choice Awards 2014 – SA’s favorites
In this year’s Rubies Choice Awards, hosted by Rubybox.co.za, South African women got a chance to vote for their favourite beauty products.
From hair, makeup, skincare and body products, here’s what they love
Face – Bourjois Healthy Mix Foundation
You love: The smell, the lasting coverage and the lightweight formulation.
You said: “It goes on smooth, it smells divine and it stays all day, a must have!” – Adanja
Eyes – Maybelline Great Lash Lots of Lashes Mascara
You love: The brush, the easy application and the non-clumping formulation.
You said: “Every lash is coated to perfection! An easy to use applicator that helps me create perfect lashes daily.” – Jenique
Lips – Stila Lip Glaze
You love: The high-shine consistency, long-lasting application, the colours and the cute packaging.
You said: “It lasts very long once you have applied it on your lips and gives your smackers a beautiful, sexy shine.” – Chane
Nails – Essie Nail Polish
You love: The long-lasting formulation, the fantastic range of shades and the consistency.
You said: “Great consistency and one application lasted for about 2 weeks without chipping!” – Lolita
Treatment – Aussie 3 Minute Frizz Remedy Deep Treatment
You love: The frizz-fighting powers, the resulting shine and improved strength as well as the candy scent.
You said: “In less than a minute my hair was literally transformed into swathes of silk and the shine was brilliant!” – Anisha
Shampoo – TRESemme Keratin Smooth Shampoo
You love: The smoothing and softening effects on frizzy hair as well as the price.
You said: “Makes frizzy hair smooth while retaining body. Great value for money.” – Wendi
Conditioner – March Anthony Oil of Morocco Argan Oil Conditioner
You love: The soft, manageable, frizz-free outcome and value for money.
You said: “I could not believe the shine, softness and silky feel this product gives.” – Jennifer
Cleanser – Africology Cleansing Gel
You love: The non-drying consistency, the scent and the way it makes your skin feel post-wash.
You said: “Smells and feels as if you’ve had a professional facial.” – Caroline
Moisturiser – Bee Natural Rich Hydrating Face Balm
You love: The deeply nourishing formula and your luminous skin post-application.
You said: “It does wonders for me, my skin has not felt so alive and glowing in ages.” – Anita
Exfoliator – Esse Cocoa Exfoliator
You love: The all-natural formulation, the chocolaty scent, the fine granules and how smooth your skin feels after the first application.
You said: “When you apply this creamy exfoliator with a divine scent to match, your skin is instantly left looking brighter and feeling hydrated.” – Anisha
Serum – Pond’s Gold Radiance Precious Youth Serum
You love: The lightweight formula and both the radiance-enhancing and hydrating effects.
You said: “Makes my skin feel soft and reduces pigmentation marks and fine lines.” – Sanet