Sarah MacKenzie 8:04am And most of us struggle to apply bright lippy without veering into clown territiory.
RACHEL CLUN Virtual makeup and 3D printed eye-shadow. It has to be seen to be believed.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE Anyone with a laptop, internet connection and face can make a YouTube beauty tutorial, but these keen vloggers have well and truly earned their clicks.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE We’ve just caught word that two of our favourite beauty icons are making makeup now.
JENNA CLARKE Sephora has given beauty fans a sneak preview of what to expect from its first Australian store.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE "I feel so f--king beautiful right now."
KATHLEEN LEE JOE The art of contouring is some complicated beauty business.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE You try to avoid foods with preservatives, flavour enhancers and other nasty E-numbers, but how about your beauty products? When it comes to reading labels on eye creams and makeup, things get very complex indeed.
The crazy thing about concealers is, if used incorrectly, they end up doing the exact opposite of what they're supposed to.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE Here's what you should know if you're searching the WWW for a beauty bargain.
Heel and toe
Kathleen Lee Joe The standout shade is, of course, Rouge Louboutin.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling becomes a fan of truffle-hued eye shadow and gets the lowdown on applying eyeliner.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE It's about to hit the runway, red carpet, and your local supermarket aisle.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling discovers a cult serum, indulges in a facial and shows it's easy to be green with the latest nail colours.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE There are plenty of beauty tips that we care not to listen to. Who actually throws out their mascara after six months? We ain’t got time for that.
Leonie Barlow A misunderstood beauty product that might just solve your eye-makeup woes.
Marge Simpson x MAC
Effie Mann Marge Simpson branches out with a new makeup collaboration.
Tips for lips
Leonie Barlow Combat winter's drying chill with these simple tips for perfect lips.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling's weekly beauty round-up.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling gets a much-needed hair treat, sniff tests the latest floral fragrances and talks to Lancome's super scientist.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE Though many would quickly brush off fashion and beauty vlogging as frivolous pastimes - what with so many "better things to do" - we plainly disagree.
Easy nail art
Melissa Williams-King Here's a nail design you don't need three hands and an Archibald to create.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling tries the ancient technique of threading and finds the best eye creams.
Effie Mann Beautiful beauty inspired by the iconic Hollywood-actress-turned-princess Grace Kelly.
Alexa nails it
Effie Mann Alexa Chung adds another beauty collab to her list, and simultaneously becomes the face of kale...
Bee Shapiro A wardrobe update can start at the beauty counter, where this season both candied brights and matte pastels are sprinkled like sundae toppings.
Stephanie Darling heads feet first into nail-art nirvana and finds a flawless finish for her foundation.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling embraces the latest nude lip trend and sees the (infrared) light.
Nail art history
Jessica Catcher When Susi Kenna became interested in nail art, she brought her lifelong love for art history with her to the salon.
Eleanor Pendleton Women with low-maintenance beauty routines rejoice. At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia, make-up artists were calling foundation a dirty word. Find out why.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling goes for gold, discovers the unexpected, and finds a winning treatment to boost winter skin.
KATHLEEN LEE JOE What tips, tricks and wonder products were responsible for those stunning faces you saw on the runway?
KATHLEEN LEE JOE What to slap on when you’re running out the door (or in between work drinks and your last meeting for the day)? MBFWA makeup artists have the answers.
RACHEL CLUN We are all guilty of hoarding old beauty products. From the dozens of different shampoos, conditioners and moisturisers we've tried and abandoned, to eye shadows and nail polishes bought years ago that we swear we'll use again one day. Teal eye shadow will come back into fashion, right?
Andrea Romano These "camo confessions" are quite moving.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling traces a trend for luscious lashes and test-drives a fresh-looking foundation.
Lorde for MAC
Sarah Mackenzie Not content with her reign over the music charts, Lorde is about to take the beauty world by storm.
Eyes to envy
Tracey Strange Everything you need to know when emulating J-Lo's luminous eyes.
Cassy Small Looking good needn't take long.
Eleanor Pendleton Eleanor Pendleton reveals the must-haves beauty editors favour.
Charlotte Rampling for NARS
Effie Mann Perhaps the cosmetics brand heard Daily Life’s call?
NICOLE ELPHICK There are plenty of budget beauty buys – but which ones can actually hold their own against their luxe brand counterparts?
NICOLE ELPHICK We asked Max May, celebrity hair and makeup artist, to share his tips on the basics of camera-ready beauty...
NICOLE ELPHICK A few designs you may want to recreate during your next TV binge watching session...
Love, by its very definition, requires a degree of faithfulness. When it comes to beauty, however, fidelity can be vastly overrated.
NICOLE ELPHICK Tia Carrere’s character was indeed a total ‘Babe-raham Lincoln’...
NICOLE ELPHICK A limited edition five-piece make-up set will be debuted at the designer's Spring 2014 show.
Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling finds joy in being blue, discovers a concentrate with a feel-good factor and takes a whole heap of weight off her feet.
NICOLE ELPHICK We asked celebrity make-up artist Rae Morris to help us narrow things down.
ELEANOR PENDLETON From bee venom to snail mucus, we look at some of the weird and wonderful ingredients appearing in beauty products.
NICOLE ELPHICK Our favourite looks for party people sick of boring beauty.
Stephanie Darling How to achieve the perfect bronzed glow and treat troublesome toes.
This Israeli make-up professional creates the most amazing eye-lid art works.
Caroline Zielinski Some brands cost up to 200 per cent more than they do in the US or UK.
Stephanie Darling goes Christmas shopping for eye-catching make-up palettes, then gets party-ready with permed lashes and a favourite blush .
Break the rules
NICOLE ELPHICK A salute to the women who have no time for cookie cutter conformity.
NICOLE ELPHICK Make-up artist and beauty blogger, Bonnie Gillies, shares her secrets.
Stephanie Darling From nearly nude to cool coral, nude lips are trending right now.