Beauty Brilliant (Removal Guide)

What is Beauty Brilliant?

Beauty Brilliant is an ad-serving program that is recognized as adware. This Beauty Brilliant program is not a computer virus although many people refer to it as the “Beauty Brilliant virus.” Beauty Brilliant adware generates pop-up advertisements across Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and other popular internet browsers. Beauty Brilliant ads can usually be identified by small text on them that say “Ads by Beauty Brilliant.”

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Advertisements displayed by this adware can appear when you hover your mouse pointer over an image, when you hover your mouse pointer over a text hyperlink (in-text advertisement), or at random times in your affected web browser. Furthermore, Beauty Brilliant adware can also produce pop-under advertisements that take-up an entire browser window or browser tab. Internet browsers are usually good at blocking many pop-under advertisements by default.

Threat Details

Names Beauty Brilliant, Beauty Brilliant virus *This infection is not technically defined as a computer virus
Detection Categories Adware, Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP)
Publisher Description N/A
Symptoms Pop-up and in-text advertisements
Sponsored search results
Browser redirections to sponsored webpages
Decreased internet speed and performance
Decreased computer functionality and performance
Bundles with malware and other potentially unwanted programs with additional symptoms
Common Path(s) C:\Program Files (x86)
C:\Users\{USER}\Downloads\
C:\Users\{USER}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\
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Beauty Brilliant Removal Options

Manual Removal Guide

This manual Beauty Brilliant removal guide contains steps to help you completely remove Beauty Brilliant and other threats from your computer. In order to eradicate this threat please follow each step in order.

Beauty Brilliant Removal Steps

1. The first step to remove Beauty Brilliant adware from your computer is to uninstall the program from Windows Control Panel if there is a usable uninstall entry. To uninstall Beauty Brilliant go to Start Menu > Control Panel > Uninstall a Program (or Add and Remove Programs) and search for Beauty Brilliant and other suspicious programs in the list. Once you have found Beauty Brilliant, double click it to begin the uninstall process. Repeat this step for any other suspicious programs you may have found.

2. The second step to remove Beauty Brilliant is to remove any unwanted browser add-ons and extensions that may have installed from each web browser on your computer.

Google Chrome Go to Customize and control Google Chrome > More Tools > Extensions
Mozilla Firefox Go to Menu > Add-ons
Microsoft Internet Explorer Go to Tools > Manage add-ons
Apple Safari Go to Safari > Preferences > Extensions

3. The third step to remove Beauty Brilliant is to scan your computer and eradicate malicious files using Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software.

4. Download and Install Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software.

5. Open Malwarebytes and click the large blue Scan Now button to begin a scan.

6. Once the scan is complete click the Remove Selected button and Finish button afterwards. If Malwarebytes suggests that you restart your computer please do so.

7. The fourth step to remove Beauty Brilliant is to scan your computer and eradicate malicious files using HitmanPro; a reputable second-opinion scan and removal tool.

8. Download and Install HitmanPro by Surfright.

9. Open HitmanPro and click Next to start scanning your computer. *If you are using the free version you may chose to create a copy or perform a one-time scan.

10. When the HitmanPro scan is complete click the Next button and then click the Reboot button. *To activate the free version of HitmanPro: enter your email address twice and click the Activate button.

11. The fifth step to remove Beauty Brilliant is to clean-up and repair settings with CCleaner.

12. Download and Install CCleaner by Piriform.

13. Open CCleaner and go to the main Cleaner screen. Click the Analyze button. When the process is complete, click the Run Cleaner button on the bottom right of the program interface.

14. Go to Tools > Startup and search for suspicious entries in each tab starting from Windows all the way to Content Menu. If you find anything suspicious click it and click the Delete button to remove it.

15. Go to the Registry window and click the Scan for Issues button. When the scan is complete click the Fix selected issues… button and click Fix All Selected Issues.


Sean Doyle

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Sean Doyle is an engineer from Los Angeles, California. Sean's primary focuses include Internet Security, Web Spam, and Online Marketing.