Cosmetorium Awards 2021

Award entry terms – COSMETORIUM 2021

For this edition of the Formulation awards, the entry terms are:

Only exhibitors from Cosmetorium 2021 will be able to participate in the Cosmetorium Awards.

Only one application per stand.

To present their candidacy, companies must complete the form that they will find on the button down below.

This year’s theme will be: “CLEAN BEAUTY, LESS IS MORE”.

Any type of cosmetic formulation can be presented (1) and for all types of Personal Care applications: Facial, Body, Hygiene, Decorative, Capillary, etc. It must be presented in the form of a finished product.

The following parameters will be assessed: appearance, initial application, final sensation, degree of compliance, and assessment of claims. All this from the point of view of the end consumer.

The registration form must be submitted before 23:59 CET (Madrid time) on July 30, 2021.

The forms received later will be discarded.

The form should be sent preferably in Spanish, being accepted also in English. It must be complete in its entirety,
including only the relevant information for the jury to evaluate the candidacy correctly.

All candidates must send 10 samples (2) to the headquarters of the Spanish Society of Chemists Cosmetics, at Pau Claris 107 Principal (08009 Barcelona). It must be indicated in a visible place on the envelope or box “Cosmetorium Awards 2021” and clearly state the company name which has submitted the candidacy.

Samples must be delivered between the 1st and the 10th of September of 2021, from 3 pm to 7 pm from Monday to Thursday, and on Fridays from 10 am to 2 pm.

Samples and Labelling. The label should only contain the name of the formulation and a reference (which must be corresponded with those indicated in the form). They must be anonymous. There should not be any logo that identifies the company submitting it. Samples that do not meet these requirements will be discarded.

The jury will evaluate all the applications received, and the 10 best valued, considered finalists, will be exhibited in Cosmetorium in a specific area for this purpose.

On October 4th, the finalist companies will get notified, and they will get informed if they must deliver additional samples to get exhibited to the public during the 2 days of the event.

SEQC will send the selected companies a form to fill out and it will appear alongside the sample during the exhibition.

The award ceremony of the Cosmetorium 2021 Formulation Award will take place in the Auditorium of the Palau de Congressos of Barcelona on October 21 at 10:30 am, after the opening conference.

Participation does not grant any organization or individual the right to use the Cosmetorium Awards name, its logo, or the images of the same without the express approval in writing of the Spanish Society of Cosmetic Chemicals. Only finalists will get granted permission to use the Awards logotype in accordance with the guidelines stipulated by the organizer of the Awards.
(1) The formula must be stable, safe, and industrialized.
(2) Due to current circumstances, an individual sample is required for each jury member.