WWD Beauty Inc Awards: 2012 Winners

Photo: Lancôme

Julia Roberts stars in Lancôme's La Vie Est Belle ad, named fragrance of the year.

With a year full of collaborations, innovative techniques and products, celebrity endorsements and digital advancement, the beauty world is on its A game.

According to Women's Wear Daily's prestigious Beauty Inc Awards, the years' top products include Nars' Andy Warhol Collection for makeup, La Mer The Moisturizing Soft Cream for skin care and Lancôme La Vie Est Belle for fragrance.

Sephora and Revlon proved to be the most digitally savvy beauty brands while Yves Saint Laurent Beauté and L’Oréal Paris took home the overall brand of the year awards.

See the complete list 2012 Beauty Inc Awards honorees below:

Visionary Award: Yoshiharu Fukuhara, Honorary Chairman, Shiseido Co., Ltd.

Product of the Year, Prestige:

Color Cosmetics: Nars Andy Warhol Collection

Skin Care: La Mer The Moisturizing Soft Cream

Fragrance: Lancôme La Vie Est Belle

Product of the Year, Mass:

Color Cosmetics: Garnier Skin Revew Miracle Skin Perfector B.B. Cream

Skin Care: Avon Anew Clinical Pro Line Eraser Treatment

Hair Care: Pantene Expert Collection

Brand of the Year:

Prestige: Yves Saint Laurent Beauté

Mass:  L’Oréal Paris

Newcomer of the Year:

Prestige: Ciaté

Mass: Hair Rules

Launch of the Year:

Prestige: Aerin

Mass: Red Carpet Manicure

Marketer of the Year:

Prestige: Jane Hertzmark Hudis, Global Brand President, Estée Lauder

Mass: Gina Boswell, Executive Vice President, Personal Care, Unilever

Retailer of the Year:

Prestige: Selfridges

Mass: Family Dollar

Specialty: Cos Bar

Digital Innovator of the Year:

Prestige: Sephora

Mass: Revlon

Corporate Social Responsibility Award:

Groupe Clarins

Ad Campaign of the Year:

Benefit Cosmetics, Glamouriety

Creative Influencer Award:

Frédéric Malle