The much anticipated annual Marie Claire Prix de Excellence de la Beauté awards were held on 12 March at L ‘Ancienne Residence in Saxonwold. The event was attended by top South African beauty clients, beauty editors, celebrities and guests, and it honoured South African award-winners in various beauty categories, from skin care to make-up.

Guests sipped on cocktails by Belvedere and bubbly by Paul Rene MCC, and enjoyed a garden party decorated by Garden Bleu and Bespoke Paper World. Delicious food was served by Coco Reinarhz from Sel et Poivre.

Thithi Nteta was our charming emcee, and local musician Chad Saaiman entertained the guests.

Each of the guests who attended went home with various jewellery items from Trinket.

Bars provided by Thirst.