Shining the Spotlight on Beauty Innovation

March 2025

The Cosmetics & Toiletries (C&T) Allē Awards bring behind-the-scenes beauty innovation into the spotlight. The Allēs — presented by C&T, the leading B2B cosmetics R&D media brand, and parent company Allured Business Media — honor the scientific acumen, formulating skill, intuition and vision of innovators involved throughout the cosmetics and personal care product development process. Winners and finalists are celebrated during an exclusive, red-carpet style awards dinner (details forthcoming).

2025 Allēs Eligibility and Entry Deadlines

Eligible entries for the 2025 C&T Allēs include innovations launched or implemented any time during the 2024* calendar year.

*Launches made in Nov/Dec 2023 are also eligible.

July 1, 2024 – Early Bird Rate Ends

Aug. 1, 2024 – Submissions Close


Submission Deadline Countdown:

Entry Types and Requirements

Entry types for the 2025 C&T Allēs include: cosmetic ingredients and blends, prototype formulas (new for 2025!) and finished formulas, test methods/tools, digital technologies and commercial beauty devices.

Each entry requires:

  • Submitter’s contact information 
  • Entry name and 100-word description 
  • Supporting documentation
  • Entry fee ($325 Early Bird/$525 Standard)


Entries are rated by an esteemed panel of expert judges based on the supporting documents provided. Finalists will be notified and publicized across all C&T media platforms in November 2024. Winners will be announced at the awards dinner in Spring of 2025 (details forthcoming).

Market Your Success

The C&T Allē Awards winners and finalists will be profiled in the magazine, online, in e-newsletters and on the major socials. As a participant, you are encouraged to share your success across your own networks. In addition, winners and finalists can promote their C&T Allē Awards recognition by licensing* the 2025 awards logo.

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*Additional fee

Gain Visibility – Sponsorships Available

Sponsorships are available for the C&T Allē Awards dinner, promotional materials, notifications and more. Click below for more details.