Beauty Trends

Runway to reality

15 Fashion Week beauty trends that work IRL

Kathleen Lee Joe Sure, it’s exciting to see faux freckles, powder-blue brows and words spelt out with hair on the runway – but those looks probably aren’t going to work for Sunday brunch or that Monday morning...

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Fashion week beauty trends to get behind

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

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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.

Japanese beauty

Five Japanese beauty trends we won't be trying soon

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

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The 5 Biggest Beauty Trends From Fashion Week

Michael Lo Sordo

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

Beauty match-maker

Get face-matched with a beauty blogger

Kathleen Lee Joe This online search tool allows users to find beauty bloggers and vloggers who share similar features to themselves.

Best match

The best makeup for darker skin tones

Kathleen Lee Joe ‘Mocha’ and ‘Cocoa’ should be more than just an afterthought.

Tracey Spicer: This is what I look like without make-up

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Tracey Spicer When the daily grooming ritual became too much of a burden for Tracey Spicer, she decided to go cold turkey.

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Mo mani, mo problems

How do you spot a dodgy manicure?

Kathleen Lee Joe Your in-salon mani could be doing you more harm than good. Here are a few things to look out for...

Cat-eye hacks

20 hacks for the perfect cat-eye

Kathleen Lee Joe Now you too can be the girl who's somehow mastered the art of cat-eye liner, rather than the one who's resigned to looking like a panda.

Mature makeup

A handy guide to menopausal makeup

Kathleen Lee Joe While there’s an abundance of information on what foods to eat and what herbal supplements to take during menopause, there’s not a whole lot dedicated to looking gorgeous for a Saturday night out.

Girl Online

A day in the life of YouTube superstar Zoella

Alice Audley With a Penguin book deal, a bespoke beauty range and two Teen choice awards under her belt, Zoe Sugg - aka Zoella - is a 21st century social media superstar.

Head & shoulders

12 natural remedies to cure your dandruff

Kathleen Lee Joe Though filed away in that category of embarrassing beauty problems most people don’t like to talk about dandruff is actually very common.

Behind-the-scenes

The Downton Abbey makeup tutorial starring Lady Edith

Kathleen Lee Joe Lisa Eldridge, top makeup artist and YouTube star, teamed up with actress Laura Carmichael to create a makeup tutorial based on her Downton Abbey character.

Micro fringes

Can anyone pull off micro bangs?

Kathleen Lee Joe There was a phase in the ‘90s where everyone wanted bangs like Winona Ryder in Beetlejuice – choppy, slicked and super short. Of course, it took a face like Winona’s to pull them off.

Fade to blonde

What's the difference between ombre, sombre and balayage?

Kathleen Lee Joe Trends come and go, but it looks like gradient hair is here to stay.

Summer glow

A three-step guide to illuminators

Genevieve Rosen Don’t hate, illuminate! A three-step guide to getting that summer glow.

Girls on film

Are mean girls the only ones allowed good hair and outfits in Hollywood?

Lisa Armstrong Rosamund Pike's Gone Girl bob: so sharp, it could be a murder weapon.

Effortless beauty

You basically don't have to do your hair at all to be on trend now

Michelle Hurley Normcore reaches our tresses.