Makeup Ghana opens nominations for Ghana Makeup Awards 2019


Makeup Ghana has finally opened nominations for the third edition of the annual Ghana Makeup Awards and deadline falls on 18th February,2018.

Makeup in recent times has been on the spotlight than it used to be years ago. The recent 10years challenge could attest to the difference in looks supposedly provided by age and beauty kits as well.

A woman can rarely move out to that dignified events like weddings, shows, graduations etc without a touch of makeup for some touch-ups. They believe that makeup helps in beauty enhancement and also boosts their confidence since they say, one is attracted by looks.

Some men, on the contrary, detest makeup with their own reasons. Some feel it sidelines the natural beauty and provides a transformation that only lasts for a while.

All over the world, makeup and beauty kits tend to boom in the market because of its consumption, therefore blogs, vlogs, agencies, schools, brands etc came to the scene due to the public attention given to it. Examples of products in Ghana include Beauty by Fella Makafui, She-Y by Menaye Donkor, MODA by Juliet Ibrahim etc.

The Ghana Makeup Awards is an industry award for the makeup and beauty industry, aimed at fostering excellence by rewarding and celebrating pioneers, leading professionals and upcoming talent within the industry, as well as businesses and brands who are contributing to economic growth.

The Makeup & Beauty Week is an annual week-long event to celebrate, reward and promote stakeholders in the makeup and beauty industry in Ghana, including artists, brands, retailers, wholesalers, consumers, industry advocates and public-sector partners of the makeup and beauty industry in Ghana.

This edition is being held as part of Makeup & Beauty Week 2019, a week-long celebration of the makeup and beauty industry, scheduled for May 9th to May 11th, 2019.

Categories are listed below:

Makeup Artist of the Year
Best Special Effects Makeup Artist
Best Editorial Makeup Artist
Best Bridal Makeup Artist
Best Celebrity Makeup Artist
Most Promising Makeup Artist (Special Effects)
Most Promising Makeup Artist (Editorial)
Most Promising Makeup Artist (Bridal)
Diaspora Makeup Artist of the Year
Makeup Brand of the Year
Makeup Retailer of the Year
Makeup School of the Year
Ghanaian Owned Brand of the Year
Makeup Product of the Year
Skincare Product of the Year
Marketing Campaign of the Year
Makeup Blog of the Year
Makeup Vlog of the Year
Most Glamorous Celebrity
Excellence in Makeup Photography
Excellence in Hair Styling
Lifetime Achievement Award
African Makeup Icon Award

The process for the 3rd Ghana Makeup Awards will run from now until early May and is scheduled as follows:

Nominations & Shortlisting of Nominees – February 2019

Announcement of Award Nominees – March 2019

Live Judging Tasks & Business Site Visits – March 2019

Public Voting – March & April 2019.

Participate in Makeup & Beauty Week 2019 using hashtags: #makeupandbeautyweek2019 #makeupandbeautyweek

Follow all the excitement and thrills of the 3rd Ghana Makeup Awards with the hashtags: #gma3rd #ghmakeupawards on Facebook / Twitter / Instagram.