Revlon Receives Awards for Beauty Products

Oct 31, 2003

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2003--Revlon, Inc. (NYSE:REV) is pleased to announce that its product innovation has garnered the recognition of publishing leaders. The Company's recent awards included Allure magazine's "Breakthrough Product of the Year" and "Best Beauty Product" awards, More magazine's "Best Of" and the "Kiss of Approval" award from Cosmo Girl!

  • Revlon earned five "Best Beauty Products" awards at Allure magazine's annual breakfast ceremony celebrating the publication's annual "Best of Beauty" issue. Each year Allure editors and readers scour the beauty landscape to find the "best of the best" in 20 cosmetics and skincare categories. Revlon received the coveted "Breakthrough Product of the Year" award for Revlon ColorStay Always On Nail Enamel - a revolutionary two-step nail color system that maintains beautiful color and shine for up to 10 days. Described as "beauty innovations that are truly faster, smarter, better" Allure's "breakthrough" awards are among the most coveted industry benchmarks.

Revlon also received four "Best of Beauty" awards from Allure: Reader's Choice Award "Best Eyeliner" for Revlon ColorStay Eyeliner in Black; Reader's Choice Award, "Best Lipstick" for Revlon ColorStay Overtime Lipcolor in Ultimate Wine; and Editor's Choice Award, "Best Lipstick" for Moisturous Lipcolor in Plum Wet.

Almay received two of Allure's Editor's Choice "Best Eye Shadow" Awards for Bright Eyes Color Cream Shadow in Mocha Shimmer and Golden Gleam.

These award winning Revlon and Almay products are featured in Allure's October issue.

  • More magazine's prestigious panel of makeup artists and skin care experts featured Revlon LipGlide in their annual "Best Of" issue. The October book calls LipGlide's Champagne Punch an "outstanding makeup product."
  • Cosmo Girl! bestowed a "Kiss of Approval" award to the new Revlon Eyeglide Shimmer Shadow. Beauty editors of Cosmo Girl! voted the silky-smooth shadow with its exclusive flow-through applicator the "best cream eye shadow." Revlon and other "Kiss of Approval" award winners were featured in the September issue of Cosmo Girl!

About Revlon

Revlon is a worldwide cosmetics, skin care, fragrance, and personal care products company. The Company's vision is to become the world's most dynamic leader in global beauty and skin care. Websites featuring current product and promotional information, as well as corporate investor relations information, can be reached at, and The Company's brands, which are sold worldwide, include Revlon(R), Almay(R), Ultima(R), Charlie(R), Flex(R), and Mitchum(R).

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