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Judges

2023

Judges

2022

Judges

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London-based makeup artist shoots with many celebrated fashion photographers including Alasdair McLellan, Camille Summers Valli, Campbell Addy, Carlijn Jacobs and Rafael Pavarotti and regularly contributes to publications including Beauty Papers, Dazed & Confused and Vogue. Studied prosthetic makeup at the London College of Fashion, but realised her personal passion was for fashion and beauty. Describing her beauty aesthetic as “deliberate, feminine and intelligent,” she has built a loyal digital following through a unique approach to colour and texture, underpinned with effortless skin.

Bea Sweet
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Well-known celebrity hairstylist Carl is a skilled and talented hair stylist, premier wig maker and hair care ambassador. Both UK and US celebrities rely on Carl to get them red carpet ready. A-list clients include pop star Ariana Grande and Love Island 2022 winner Ekin-Su. Carl’s passion for hairstyling has resulted in the development of his very own brand - Carl Bembridge Pro - which help create newsworthy, eye-catching celebrity looks.

Carl Bembridge
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A Manchester-based makeup artist and fashion student, Chris is known for his remarkable face artistry and flair for creativity. He enjoys making waves throughout the beauty and fashion industries and has the ambition to show future generations that beauty is subjective and “to love the skin you were born with”. Through a boundary-pushing, fearless approach to his art, Chris is setting the agenda for beauty and fashion brands, challenging the industry to be more inclusive and reminding his audience to stay true to themselves.

Chris Grave
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With over 20 years' experience as a make-up artist, Dominic's varied career has seen him work in TV, film, editorial, advertisements, theatre and music, creating everything from clean beauty to full-on body painting. Most recently he has become a judge on the BBC’s makeup artist competition programme, Glow Up, reaching a whole new audience. A Global Senior Artist with Mac Cosmetics, Dominic has worked in all four fashion capitals for over 30 seasons.

Dominic Skinner
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Winner of Best Aesthetic Skin Doctor UK 2023, Ifeoma is founder and medical director of Adonia Medical Clinic in west London and is a highly qualified skin specialist and aesthetics medicine expert. Driven by a passion for cutting-edge skin care, she's a key opinion leader for skin care brands CeraVe, Neutrogena and Obagi. Ifeoma has been featured in Vogue, Tatler, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan and The Times, and her influence is internationally recognised. Her clinic also holds the Best Clinic London Award for 2021 and 2022.

Dr. Ifeoma Ejikeme
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With over a decade's experience as a beauty editor and six years of The Beauty Awards under her belt, Emily constantly has her eyes open for the next big thing in beauty and is excited to chair the judging panel for The Beauty Awards 2023 powered by RangeMe.

Emily Hunter
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A celebrity makeup artist and industry expert, Joy boasts an impressive celebrity client base that includes Bridgerton’s India Amarteifio and Golda Rosheuvel, Little Mix’s Leigh-Ann Pinnock and Heartstopper’s Corinna Brown. Joy works regularly with Netflix, The Walt Disney Company, Amazon, Paramount, Sony Music and more. She has also hosted teaching events with Sephora, Haus Labs, Tom Ford and Bobbi Brown, and collaborated with brands such as Armani Beauty and No7.

Joy Adenuga
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Founder of BeautyandtheBoutique.com and former makeup artist, Katie is an entrepreneur with a passion for empowering women, urging them to embrace their individuality and enhance their natural beauty. Through her video tutorials, and personalised consultations, she has touched the lives of countless women, inspiring them to celebrate their inner beauty. Katie's passion for her craft and genuine desire to uplift others, has turned BeautyandtheBoutique.com into a platform for fostering self-confidence and promoting positive self-image among women worldwide.

Katie (Beauty & the Boutique)
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Renowned hair expert and founder of mdlondon, Michael has been in the industry for 35 years, taking him from salon sessions to catwalk shows, from celebrity styling to TV and radio. His straight-talking, practical haircare advice, together with his award-winning hair tools, continue to empower audiences to achieve their dream hair.

Michael Douglas
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A multi-award-winning brow technician and makeup artist, Samira is also known for judging some of the most prestigious international beauty awards. She offers accredited beauty courses and one-to-one masterclasses and is the creator of her own brand Ultra Definition Brows. Samira works with a number of A-listers and public figures and her work has been seen at London Fashion Week, in Vogue and on the BBC, ITV and Sky TV.

Samira Boussaid
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Founder of global campaign #FILTERDROP, an initiative born in 2020 to call time on the detrimental effect of unrealistic beauty standards. The campaign led to the UK ASA banning filters to falsely advertise beauty products. As a digital creator and model, she has built an online community who share her drive and passion to be unapologetically themselves. Sasha shares an unfiltered view into her life across Instagram and YouTube where she documents the highs and lows and educates her audience as well.

Sasha Louise Pallari
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London-based professional makeup artist and winner of Glow Up 2021, Sophie is also an award winning SFX makeup designer and hairstylist. She has worked in films, TV and on multimedia projects as well as working with a celebrity clientele. Sophie’s extraordinary creativity on Glow Up won her a large cult following with nearly 500K engaged and loyal fans on Instagram.

Sophie Baverstock