Beauty News

WE WON!! Best Retail Website of the Year

The winners of this year’s Good Web Guide Awards were announced last night during a Champagne reception at The Century Club in Soho and Cult Beauty picked up the award for the Best Retail Site category. Wohooo!

They called us, “An online beauty boutique and e-zine where the best kept secrets to looking good are revealed”

Congratulations to our fellow winners from the other categories, they are definitely worth having a look at:

HOME & GARDENSeedpantry.co.uk – A great range of grow-your-own veg boxes, seeds, plants and gardening equipment, as well as tips and how-to guides.

FOOD & DRINKHousebites.com – Reinventing the takeaway, allowing customers to order food from top chefs in their neighbourhood for home delivery.

TRAVEL Onefinestay.com – Gives you the opportunity to stay in someone’s home while they’re out of town, with hotel service to match.

BUSINESSParcelmonkey.com – Gives users access to cheap courier services for parcel delivery in the UK, Europe and over 250 international destinations.

FINANCETheEnergyShop.com – Lets you compare energy prices for your home, helping customers switch to a cheaper energy supplier.

EDUCATIONALSortedfood.com – Online hub for all your food needs, with 100s of recipe videos.

INFORMATION/NEWSDarlingcollective.com – Online boutique for things to do, curated by a small and dedicated team devoted to promoting unique, high quality entrepreneurial ventures.

ARTS/CULTURE Weheart.co.uk – A cultural hotpot, where travel, design, art and all manner of general gubbins, meet, infuse and inspire.

CHARITYSizeofwales.org.uk – Encouraging the people of Wales and beyond to take positive action and help protect an area of rainforest equivalent to the size of Wales.

SOCIAL/COMMUNITYSharemystorage.com – A social marketplace that brings together those who have spare space and those who need storage space.



Verity Douglas

Verity Douglas

Content Editor

Verity is our Content Editor and a Cult Beauty veteran. Currently on maternity leave, raising Cult Beauty’s honorary ‘word nerd’, Tabitha, she speaks fluent ‘beauty’ and loves nothing more than the marriage of language and lip balm (and cleanser and candles… ad infinitum). Nothing can stop her from quoting Nancy Mitford, treating herself to yet another Bella Freud candle for her desk or buying that pilgrim-esque collared or heavily fringed outfit she’s been eyeing. You can trust her to debunk widespread beauty myths and dispense invaluable advice with ease…