Beauty Trends

Beauty trends

Fashion week beauty trends to get behind

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

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


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


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 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.

Feel-good fragrance

Perfume really can improve your mood

Tracey Strange We've known for ages that fragrance has a huge psychological effect on our lives, but until fairly recently that knowledge has been mainly anecdotal, not scientific.

Sweet luxury

The most iconic fragrances


Sarah Oakes So many sweet smelling memories.

Beauty tricks

Why not try a new hair style for work?

Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling learns a home truth from Eva Longoria, spends time with hairstylist David Keogh and embraces the hottest lip colour in town.

Expert tips

MBFWA makeup tips for when you're running out the door

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.

Makeup tips

When should you throw out your beauty products?

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...

Celebrity fragrances

Why we can't get enough of celebrity fragrances

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 11:  Karl Lagerfeld attends his new perfume launch party at Palais Brongniart on March 11, 2014 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Julien Hekimian/Getty Images)

Eleanor Pendleton People really, really want to smell like their favourite celebrities.

Makeup tricks

How to find a foundation that suits you

Stephanie Darling Stephanie Darling traces a trend for luscious lashes and test-drives a fresh-looking foundation.

Cheap and simple

Get skin like Cate Blanchett, without spending all of your money

Rachel Clun Yes they earn bajillions of dollars but that doesn't mean celebrities don't have their favourite budget beauty buys.

Hilarious beauty spoof

Must watch: this honest and hilarious make-up tutorial

Annie Stevens Echoes so many of our feelings on the mysteries of makeup.

How to go blonde

Thinking of going blonde? Read this first

Nicole Elphick Back away from the bleach, you're going to need to know a few things first.

Eyes to envy

A no-nonsense guide to beautiful eyes

Tracey Strange Everything you need to know when emulating J-Lo's luminous eyes.

Switching shampoos

You should be using sulphate-free shampoo

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 29:  Carey Mulligan at the

Nicole Elphick The answer for dry hair, sensitive scalps and vivid colour.

Beauty quick fix

Beauty quick fixes for cosmetic catastrophes

bad hair day

Tracey Strange Hair in a tizz? Skin having a fit? Need to look good in a photo - fast?

Curly 'dos

The science of curly hair


Nicole Elphick A shout out to the curly haired women out there - those curls are darn complicated.

Easy beauty

Beauty tips for busy women

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 03:  A guest seen wearing a Louis Vuitton bag outside the Elie Saab show on March 3, 2014 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Timur Emek/Getty Images)

Cassy Small Looking good needn't take long.