Beauty Trends

Beauty trends

Fashion week beauty trends to get behind

Nicole Elphick Fashion week offered up some approachable beauty trends. Hurrah.

Japanese beauty

Five Japanese beauty trends we won't be trying soon


Sarah Berry The cartoon-loving culture has also created an array of, shall we say, animated 'beauty' trends.

Beauty trends 2013

Beauty trends for 2013

Fresh looks ... Falsies are in fashion.

Natasha Hughes Customised hair, flexible hours and falsies are among the fads set to be big in beauty this year.

On Trend

Top Beauty Trends From New York Fashion Week

Derek Lam

Eliza Ashe If you only try one new beauty look this summer, make it one of these.


The 5 Biggest Beauty Trends From Fashion Week

Michael Lo Sordo

Eliza Ashe Plus clever backstage beauty tips to help you pull them off.

Style a la French

10 French fashion bloggers worth bookmarking

Kathleen Lee Joe What’s the secret to achieving that certain je ne sais quoi? Click forth, take notes, right-click and Save As to your desktop …

Tips for lips

How to maintain a perfect pout

Leonie Barlow Combat winter's drying chill with these simple tips for perfect lips.

Best hairstyles

The best celebrity hairstyles of 2014, so far

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30:  Recording artist Rita Ora visits 106 & Park at BET studio on April 30, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)

Draw inspiration from this list of the best celebrity hairstyles of the year, thus far.

Super beauty?

What's with all the super food-beauty collaborations?

Julia Teen More frequently, cosmetic developers are using health-food aisle ingredients in their products. But are these super foods as effective externally as they are internally?

Body hair for credit

Professor offers extra credit for female students who don't shave their armpits

body hair

Annie Stevens Well now, this is something.

Beauty boon

Sephora to match US make-up prices in Sydney

Jenna Clarke Sephora plans to match US prices of cosmetics when the multinational beauty chain opens its first Australian store in December.

Beauty basics

The art of choosing the right foundation

Nicole Elphick Finding that dream match can be somewhat of a mission – especially if your complexion is at either extreme of the colour spectrum.

Beauty beat

Winter-white eye shadow and make-up tips from an expert

Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling zaps loves the look of winter-white eyeshadow, and checks in with make-up artist Dick Page.

How to: hair

How to perfect a half-up-half-down hairstyle

One of the best things about a half-up-half-down do is that it's neither too formal nor too casual.

Road test

Is paying to have your eyebrows shaped really worth it?

Nedahl Stelio We test the face-framing beauty trick - but how does the swankiest salon in Sydney shape up?

Kissed by the sun

Reasons to embrace your beauty spots

Kathleen Lee Joe As our definition of beauty becomes ever more elastic, freckles and moles have become features worth highlighting, not concealing. All ye fair maidens, rejoice!

Gucci beauty

Gucci reveals plans to launch a makeup collection

Effie Mann Can you guess who its chic ambassador will be?

Clementine Ford

Men, stop telling us to 'love our bodies'


Clementine Ford Clem Ford on the problem with men who see themselves as women's 'body image champions'.

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Embarrassing hair

Celebrity hair regrets

Scarlett Johansson (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)

Wouldn't it really suck if, instead of just a few old photos in an album at your parent's place or on your long-forgotten Myspace profile, that time you tried Henna or experimented with the crimping...

The biggest celebrity hair regrets


Brace yourself for fauxhawks and crimping iron experiments.