It's time again for a Beauty Contest!

We want to see your best homemade bath and body products, nail art tutorials, hair styling tips and tricks, makeup tutorials and more. Show us your most glamorous and gorgeous tutorials for your chance to win some amazing products from Sephora, Buxom and Soap & Glory.

Special Judges' Prizes will be awarded for the Best Nail Art Tutorial and the Best Makeup Tutorial, as well!

Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to entries from US, Canada [excluding Quebec], UK, China, Belgium, the Netherlands, Australia, Colombia, Germany, Switzerland, Norway, India, New Zealand, and Denmark. The Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PT), April 8, 2013. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PT, May 13, 2013.

The winner(s) will be solely responsible for complying with any and all applicable statutes, laws (including, without limitation, common law, if applicable), rules and regulations and for bearing any personal income tax, VAT, withholding taxes, customs duties, or other taxes, fees, insurance, surcharges or other costs relating to receiving, claiming or collecting any prize.

The Beauty Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

18 PRIZES

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:

Judges' Prize: Best Nail Art Tutorial (1)

PRIZE CHANGE - the Dior kit is out of stock everywhere online.

One Best Nail Art Tutorial Judges' Prize winner will receive:

Judges' Prize: Best Makeup Tutorial (1)

PRIZE CHANGE - The Look of Love Ultimate Travel Brush Set is sold out! New prize is below:

One Best Makeup Tutorial Judges' Prize winner will receive:

First Prize (8)

Eight First Prize winners will receive:

Runner Up (7)

Seven Runner Up winners will receive an Instructables prize pack including a robot t-shirt.
HOW IT WORKS

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Apr 8, 2013 and May 13, 2013 (11:59pm PT).

Enter

Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Beauty Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.

Accepting

Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.

Voting

Instructables members can vote for an entry during the contest plus 3 days after the contest closes.

Judging

A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.

Winners

When the winners are decided they will be announced here on the contest page. All entrants will be notified when this happens.