Nick Allen, Los Angeles How do you celebrate winning an Oscar? A meal at a fine restaurant, or perhaps a glass of champagne at an exclusive bar? Not if you’re Cate Blanchett.
Sandy Cohen The flawless looks about to be unveiled on the Oscars red carpet have been months in the making and require an army of experts.
NICOLE ELPHICK There are plenty of budget beauty buys – but which ones can actually hold their own against their luxe brand counterparts?
NICOLE ELPHICK You probably have fair-trade coffee in your plunger and fair-trade chocolate as a treat, but how about the products you use on your skin?
NICOLE ELPHICK We asked Max May, celebrity hair and makeup artist, to share his tips on the basics of camera-ready beauty...
Bad hair day
Tracey Strange A BHD can leave you feeling flat, depressed, even. Here are some tips for avoiding negative 'dos.
NICOLE ELPHICK A few designs you may want to recreate during your next TV binge watching session...
Melissa Williams-King Now that everyone is getting gel manicures, regular nail polish brands need to get even more inventive to entice us.
NICOLE ELPHICK Tia Carrere’s character was indeed a total ‘Babe-raham Lincoln’...
Tracey Strange White liner worn as eye shadow, molten chocolate enamel, luxurious multi-taskers - welcome to autumn's most-wanted beauty products.
NICOLE ELPHICK After the sweat, sunscreen and sea salt, your skin needs a little TLC.
SARAH BERRY New research shows how make-up influences how we are perceived and how we perceive ourselves.
Male beauty trend?
Sara Bauknecht The top knot for blokes continues to gain momentum.
Super (foot) model
NICOLE ELPHICK When Tom Ford is rolling around at your feet you've probably made it. We chat to Gemma Howorth to see how it's done.
Best nail blogs
Rachel Clun There's really no excuse for boring nails.
Red carpet beauty
Hollywood’s elite offered up a few pleasant surprises...
Effie Mann Draw daily inspiration from beauty experts around the globe.
NICOLE ELPHICK How to capture the 'little girl meets French chic' of Wes Anderson's iconic character.
Cassy Small The secret to glowing skin and luscious locks or an overpriced gimmick?
Winnie Salamon Behind the scenes, in bedrooms, bathrooms and salons across the globe, women and men work tirelessly to look as though they just happened to be born this way.
CAROLINE ZIELINSKI Thai face slapping massages, vampire facials and toe-besity plastic surgery. The wacky beauty treatments people were getting this year.
Stephanie Darling The ready-to-wear catwalks are a constant source of inspiration for Stephanie Darling.
How to: beauty
Cassy Small Among the cat videos and clips of kids falling over on YouTube there is a goldmine of beauty advice.
Stephanie Darling From nearly nude to cool coral, nude lips are trending right now.
Anthony Morris Time and time again Hollywood makes the basic mistake of turning perfectly good-looking people into hideous freaks because their perfect features just “aren’t right for the part”.
Stephanie Darling It's easy, just join the dots, says Stephanie Darling.
NICOLE ELPHICK Beauty has been getting slightly bizarre of late.
Bowl hair cuts
Christine Erickson Everyone around you was visibly uncomfortable with your choice of hair style
Cassy Small Take inspiration from some of the world's most beautiful women.
NICOLE ELPHICK What exactly are parabens and why might consumers be avoiding them?
No quick fix
Jo Stanley It's a common thing that happens to women as they age, but nobody wants to admit it.
NICOLE ELPHICK And it's both adorable and useful.
Cat's eye makeup
NICOLE ELPHICK This look is just as sexy, but allows for a little bit of pleasant smudginess.
Pick a new scent
Stephanie Darling Spring is in the air, and so are some sensational fragrances.
How to: Matte nails
NICOLE ELPHICK Matte nails have been spotted on and off the catwalk. With good reason.
Make-up free zones
NICOLE ELPHICK But why are they still buying so much of it?
Donate your hair
NICOLE ELPHICK New pixie crop AND wigs for cancer patients? Call that a win.
NICOLE ELPHICK We're dubbing the look 'electric mermaid' and you should definitely try it.
Stephanie Darling IE, how to successfully pull off Kate Moss' signature 'do.
Stephanie Darling And other beauty things to know about this week.
NICOLE ELPHICK Some of your favourite fancy products are going down in price. Here's why.
NICOLE ELPHICK We’ve curated the style shots that are holding the most influence over our current beauty regimen. Prettiness ahead...
NICOLE ELPHICK Right now eyebrows are in and it’s very much a case of the bigger, the better.
90s beauty icons
NICOLE ELPHICK Because it wasn’t all about over-plucked eyebrows and obvious lip liner.
insider makeup tips
JENNA CLARKE A pow-wow with MAC Cosmetic's Senior Artist for Australia and New Zealand, Nicole Thompson.
Beauty Q & A
Natasha Hughes Beauty expert Natasha Hughes answers your questions.
Trend: nude nails
NICOLE ELPHICK Fresh from all that fancy art, nails have now swung back the other way. We review the latest trend in polish.
Worst beauty cliches
ELIZA ASHE There really are only a handful of beauty rules that you need to obey while the rest were made to be broken.
ELIZA ASHE Nothing looks as polished as strong, shiny nails. Here are three handy tips to help keep them in tip-top shape.
male scents for you
NICOLE ELPHICK We're not even talking about the unisex ones. Here are the top four manly scents that ladies can and should wear.
ELIZA ASHE Make a beeline for this season’s biggest beauty looks.
PAULA JOYE Send a Burberry digital kiss, or download the Louis Vuitton travel app.
DIY Designer Beauty
NATALIE REILLY How to make fashion’s most outrageous beauty looks your own
Cannes beauty stars
ELIZA ASHE Forget the actresses. Presenting, the break-out beauty stars of the Cannes Film Festival.