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The IMAGE Beauty Awards: This year’s best cleansers


by IMAGE
24th Apr 2018

The 15th annual IMAGE Beauty Awards supplement is out now with the April issue of IMAGE magazine. Inside the supplement, you’ll find the best beauty launches of the last year, brought to you in partnership with Boots. The awards are independently judged by Ireland’s leading doctors, dermatologists, beauty professionals, make-up artists, hair experts and influencers.

IMAGE contributing editor Melanie Morris says, “I hope we’ve included some familiar favourites here, along with some future heroes you’ll consider valuable new additions to your beauty bag. We’ve also made sure to pick up plenty of insider pro tips from our expert judging panel and have shared the best with you in the IMAGE Beauty Awards supplement.”

Check out the nine winning night creams chosen by Liz Dwyer, journalist and founder of Beauty Bootcamp; Careena and Lorraine Galligan, directors of the Galligan Beauty College; and Trudy Hayes, founder of the Raven Beauty app.


Gallinee Foaming Facial Cleanser, €19.90

“This is really nourishing for younger skin.”

– Liz Dwyer

Pixi Double Cleanse, €33

“The skin is left feeling really soft. This is a great advocator for the double cleanse.”

– Liz Dwyer

Skinceuticals Gentle Cleanser Cream, €34

“This contains acids and glycolic and is a gentle daily, anti-ageing cleanser.”

– Liz Dwyer

L’Occitane Divine Foaming Cleansing Cream, €30

“This is a very rich cleaning cleanser for a mature skin.”

– Lorraine Galligan

Pestle & Mortar Erase Balm Cleanser, €43

“This was really luscious and really rubbed in.”

– Carina Galligan

Lixir Skin Electrogel Cleanser, €29

“Contains negative and positive ions that take all the toxins out of your skin.”

– Trudy Hayes

Alpha-H Essential Cleansing Balm, €32

“It was gentle on the skin and removed eye make-up very easily without irritation. It’s really handy and easy to use.”

– Lorraine Galligan


See all of the winners from The IMAGE Beauty Awards 2018 in a supplement that comes with the April issue, on shelves now nationwide now. 

Photo: Jason Lloyd-Evans

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