Enter the 14th Annual Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. See categories below. The regular entry deadline is on February 10th, 2022.

From the 9th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Beauty

This award honors social media accounts and campaigns for brands, publications and services dedicated to the beauty industry. Objectives may include promoting the launch of a new line or service, elevating a brand's presence through digital and sharing tips and best practices with current and potential consumers.

See previous winners and honorees here.


Starting a Women’s Empowerment Movement with EcoTools #MyTrueBeauty
In 2007, eco-friendly products were starting to gain demand, and EcoTools saw an opportunity to pioneer a new kind of beauty product. A line that would not only preserve the beauty of the environment but also help women feel more beautiful. Giving back has always been at the core of the brand and since launch they have donated more than $1 million…
#hustleandglow with tarte’s athleisure skincare collection
Pioneer a new skincare collection dedicated to one of the internet's favorite trends, athleisure. The tarte athleisure skincare™ collection, what we're calling the yoga pants of skincare™, is not just a skincare collection but a social movement celebrating sporty as the new sexy. You know the feeling you get when you slip into a pair of great y…
Beauty Trippin'
For ten years, DEFY's Clevver brand has been bringing young Millennial women original, personality-driven programming that celebrates not just the best in pop-culture, but also the importance of being themselves. In 2014 Clevver launched Beauty Break, a beauty tutorial series that struggled to find an audience. But before canceling the series, the…
Sasha Anne
My goals are to make people smile when they see my videos, learn something from it and use it in their everyday lives. I want to make a difference in people's lives, I want to be the reason someone's confidence increased. I want people to say I didn't give up because of her.
Short Cuts
In 2016 Refinery29 set out to expand its channel distribution offerings, creating a franchise called Short Cuts that specifically leveraged the publisher's renowned expertise and foundation in beauty. The franchise's home was on Facebook, creating a destination that offered socially optimized videos both serviceable and inspirational to our desire…