Three months after announcing the winning salons, spas and clinics in its annual ‘Oscars’ ceremony for the Australian aesthetics industry, MyFaceMyBody has released the names of the winners in its brand category.

According to MyFaceMyBody founder Stephen Handisides, the MyFaceMyBody Global Aesthetic Awards are the largest and most internationally recognised industry awards program.

“The awards are held in Sydney, Los Angeles, London, and China to honour the achievements of those at the pinnacle of the aesthetic and beauty industries.”

He said the brand category winners were judged by a panel of leading industry experts from around the globe including Dr. Dilip Madnani MD, FACS, Dr. Sean Kelishadi, Dr. Terry R. Maffi, MD, FACS, Leslie Fletcher BSN, RN, MEP-C and Jane Byers RGN, N.P.Dip, BSc(Hons).

“The esteemed panel of judges were given the hard task of choosing from the hundreds of applicants in the brand categories from across Australia and New Zealand,” he said.

The winners of the Australasia MyFaceMyBody Brand Category Awards for 2017 were

Best Customer Loyalty Program
Winner – Derma Aesthetics

Best Customer Service by a Manufacturer or Supplier
Winner – Advanced Skin Technology
Highly commended – Advanced Cosmeceuticals

Best Customer Service Team
Winner – Syneron Candela
Highly commended – Derma Aesthetics

Best Marketing Support by Manufacturer or Supplier
Winner – The Global Beauty Group
Highly commended – Alpha-H

Best Sales Representative
Winner – Anna Johnston (The Global Beauty Group)
Highly Commended – Mary O’Sullivan (Mondeal Aesthetics)

Best Training Program
Winner – Ultraceuticals
Highly Commended – The Australian Dermal & Laser Institute

Distributor of the Year
Winner – The Global Beauty Group
Highly Commended – Stratpharma