CIDESCO Awards

CIDESCO Awards honour members who have contributed with dedication and commitment to the industry. Up to three awards are given every two years across three categories: Long Service & Outstanding Dedication to the Industry, Professional Standards and Educational Services.

Medaille D’Or

Loyal service and outstanding dedication to CIDESCO and the beauty therapy profession.

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Medaille Du Merite

Medals and awards for professional standards & status.

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Medaille D’Esthetique

Medals and awards for educational services.

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Medaille D’Or

Loyal service and outstanding dedication to CIDESCO and the beauty therapy profession.

Medaille D’Or
  • Maya Paranjapye, India
  • Kate Wacz, Sweden Hedy Dettwiler, Switzerland
  • Soo Kyung Cho, The Republic of Korea
  • Dr Horstdieter Niejahr, Germany
  • Rieberth Elders-Meijer, Netherlands
  • Thea de Ruyter, Netherlands
  • Riitta Salmi, Finland
  • Kenneth Morris, UK
  • Helene Bramwell, South Africa
  • Elisabeth Peet, UK
  • Wim van der Straten, Netherlands
  • Kristina Peltomaa, Finland

Medaille Du Merite

Medals and awards for professional standards & status.

Medaille Du Merite
  • Julie Lew Yoke Peng, Malaysia
  • Iro Koroneou, Greece
  • Pamela Adkins, Japan
  • Joanna Hoare, UK
  • Anita Erika Bürki, Switzerland
  • Isabel Roos, South Africa
  • Clara Le Chee, Malaysia
  • Hedy Dettwiler, Switzerland
  • Dr Gertrude Harrer, Austria
  • Eileen Lazar, Australia
  • Titi Poerwosoenoe, Indonesia (posthumous)
  • Gertrud Kratky, New Zealand
  • Helene König-Pietrulla, Germany Helena Harnik, Great Britain Wim van der Straten, Netherlands
  • Kitty Zaremba, Austria
  • Lies Müller-Winkler, Germany M. Laffargue, France
  • Ilse Vogel, Austria
  • Ray Cochrane, UK
  • J. Anya Demoizé, Switzerland
  • Len Klaphaak, Netherlands
  • Germaine Oggier, Switzerland Dr Agniola Massora, Italy
  • Rosy Alexandre, Belgium Dr Bonadeo, Italy
  • Anne-Marie Hartig, Denmark Mica Pisanty, Israel
  • Madeleine Maguin, France Asta Poppelsdorf, Germany W. Wanrooy-Ogterop, Netherlands Dr. Teresita Colli, Italy Dr.med. Hurlaux, France F.V. Wells, UK
  • Giuliana Brambilla, Italy Dr. Anne-Marie Krögler, Austria Margit Grönroos, Finland
  • Lydia Dainow, Switzerland
  • Nelly Andreazzi, Austria

Medaille D’Esthetique

Medals and awards for educational services.

Medaille D’Esthetique
  • Sara Jane Roberts, Australia
  • Tracy Chambers, South Africa
  • Traute de Lorenzi, Germany
  • Liselott Calissendorff, Sweden
  • Bronwyn Conroy, Ireland
  • Martha Peters, Austria Dr. Rochy Leibowitz, Australia
  • Cheng Ming Ming, Hong Kong
  • Anne Weekes, Ireland
  • Isa Carstens, South Africa