Are men and women on the same wavelength when it comes to beauty ideals?
The blogger, journalist and Auckland it girl talks low-key pampering secrets and event-ready makeup.
Across the globe women and men work tirelessly to look as though they were born that way.
Face slapping massages, vampire facials and toe plastic surgery - the craziest beauty treatments of the year.
The unspoken dangers of procedures aimed at 'Westernising' non-Caucasian features.
Photographer aims to explore society's relationship with cultural beauty standards in her series Plastic Bodies.
The manscaping trend continues to rise, but how far is too far?
Hmm ... how do we put this delicately? Hair down there is back.
Wellness website co-founder Julia Matthews shares the ins and outs of her confidence-boosting beauty routine.
46-year-old Leonie Barlow decided to go under the knife in the name of beauty and was shocked by the results.
Wonderful choreographer Mary-Jane O'Reilly, 63, talks about how she's adapted her beauty routine with age.
The Kiwi masters of highlights, ombre and bleaching have been announced ...
A South Auckland lad has been crowned one of the world's sexiest people.
Aussie model Lara Bingle claims images of her were Photoshopped, perpetuating self doubt in women.
Look good in every photo with this little trick (practice in the mirror first though).
"Everyone here seems to have tattoos, it's great."
American pin-up model Sabina Kelley is in NZ to show off her tattoos.
The lovely comedian talks taming her hair, going natural and her fave pampering products.
See this gorgeous woman roar and strip off all the ideas that try to make her feel bad about herself.
Experts from all corners talk beauty, symmetry, earning-potential and surgery.
A top cosmetic surgeon has slammed 'clone-faced' Hollywood actresses for going too far.
American glamour girl Dita Von Teese talks beauty secrets, her workout routine and being a "stripper."
This is one pageant where tottering around on high heels and having the best bikini bod won't win you the crown.
The gorgeous former model suffers from alopecia and so has some unique beauty tricks up her sleeve.
It turns out makeup can make us seem more likeable, trustworthy and successful.
Meet the contestants in this year's ultimate pageant. Oh, and see the best costume ever ...
The 44-year-old has always claimed to be real - so is she, or isn't she?
The 23-year-old superstar is now sporting a dramatically different look.
When she's not popping up on our screens, Michelle is indulging in her favourite past-time... exfoliating.
So, good looking friends help make us look better by upping our beauty average. Erm.
We've all been there, but your perfect hue isn't out of reach.
Brazil takes the ninth Miss International Queen transgender title home.
Emirates Image Manager shares her tips for staying stylish up in the skies.
What happens when real-life feminist icons are given the Disney-princess treatment?
Sick of bold nails and their chip-tastic ways? Nude is the new way to play it cool.
From cinnamon in India to rice water in Japan - the globe is rich in pampering tricks.
She's a beauty mogul herself, but what other brands does she love?
NZ lads don't let on that they care about their appearance, but it turns out most actually do.
The super-smart actress has revealed how having a nose job at the age of 16 was "life altering".
We're all for a good splurge now and again, so we've back-seated the budget and proceeded promptly to the prestige counter.
Cate Blanchett is the face of a new fragrance from Giorgio Armani.
OPINION: 'No one ever tells you that your breast implants will always feel like a foreign body inside you.'
Cancer patient Laura Cannon started a beauty blog, "you can still be beautiful whilst fighting the big C," she says.
The model and mum of three talks pampering and explains why she's wedded to her parasol.
Miss Universe faces action after an unauthorised fashion shoot at the Taj Mahal.
Fashion designer and curator Doris de Pont tells us why wearing makeup makes such a difference.
Say goodbye to upside-down-Nike-ticks: strong brows can make you look 10 years younger.
The singer-songwriter talks us through her low-key beauty routine and sensitive skin tips.
Sorry, but doctors say a product that promises to 'convert fat cells to energy' is scientifically impossible.
The doctor says beauty is more than skin deep and that it's all about sorting out your insides.
Leading beauty experts share the ultimate list of beauty rules to abide by.
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