5 great beauty buys for under $10


These beauty scores are cheap as chips but come with better bells and whistles than their pricier counterparts.

What has she done to her hair?!


Kristen Stewart looks like she's been the victim of a tragic Sun-In accident.

Well this is just freaky ...


How do they get 'more air in their hair'? Well, by using creepy green-screen ninjas of course!

Men: This is your new style icon


In the nineties ladies requested 'The Rachel', well now men are asking their barber for 'The Ricki'.

Yellow makeup: Yay or nay?

Yellow nails

Sunny hues are lovely for flowers, rubber duckies and beach towels - but what about yellow makeup?

12 unexpected uses for olive oil


From an at-home ear wax remedy to a natural makeup remover - olive oil really is the ultimate multi-tasker.

Becoming a hair powder junkie


Dry shampoos may be a terrific time-saver but not all are created equal.

He never used to look this cool


Even bad boy actors with gravely voices and perfectly messy locks had horrific hair in high school.

Get Selena's stunning Met Gala hair

Selena Gomez

It may look elaborate, but you can achieve Selena's sophisticated Met Gala hair in just three easy steps.

Have we reached 'peak beard'?


Has facial hair jumped the shark? A new study reveals it may have when it comes to attracting ladies.

Top 7 winter hair trends


Want to refresh your look for the new season? Here's how to do it.

Why red hair is now red hot for men

Prince harry

'Gingers' are the new pin-ups in shifting attitudes towards what's attractive in a man.

Half 'n' half covers the bases


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

Kate's Royal Tour beauty bag


She always looks so polished, and here are some of the products likely to be helping her along the way ...

Celebrity hair products you should try


Sure, they've got damn good locks - but should you actually give Katie, Jen and Claudia's haircare brands a go?

On trial: Nioxin Diaboost hair thickener

Kate Beckinsale

We put the latest hair thickening product to the test, because who doesn't want fuller, bouncier tresses?

Automated curling tongs - which is best?


Moving your arm to curl your hair - so outdated! These days the new hair tools take care of the motion for you.

This hair product will change your life


Fancy spending less at the salon and living without horror roots? Well get excited ...

A new way of colouring hair


A new hair-colouring technique promises a softer, more natural look that's sure to be a hit.

Taylor Swift chops her hair off


The singer has ditched her signature long ash locks in favour of a chic bob.

Celeb fave beauty brands we can buy

Celeb fave brands we can buy

Three cult A-list beauty must-haves we've just discovered we can get shipped to NZ!

Redheads: Girls 'hot' men 'not'

Redhead: Girls 'hot' men 'not'

Why are ginger women sexualised, while redhead men are demonised?

Pick a style - any style

hair colours

Pick a style - any style - and find out if you have the face (and the hair) to pull it off.

Miley debuts new hairstyle

Miley Cyrus

Could this be the start of a conservative era for Miss Cyrus?

Avoiding horror haircuts


Check out the worst celebrity hairdos of all time, then find out how to avoid them.

The country's top colourists


The Kiwi masters of highlights, ombre and bleaching have been announced ...

Please don't kick a ginger today


OPINION: We're easy prey: our hair makes us easy to spot, but only a ginger can call another ginger ginger.

Jennifer Lawrence chops her hair off!


The 23-year-old superstar is now sporting a dramatically different look.

How to get a Downton-worthy hairdo

Edith Crawley

Were you glued to Downton last night? Here's how to get the sort of 20s-inspired hair Lady Edith would kill for.

Five of the best: Dry shampoos


Bad hair days, begone! Here are our five favourite dry shampoos to sort out your locks.

Product of the week: Davines hairspray


This very-fine spray gives you hold but won't give you helmet hair. Dream scenario.

Cheap chic: Dominate Out of Bed Hair Shaper


Lads, not a fan of sticky, spiky hair? We've found the perfect hair wax product for you.

Turning 40: a short argument for long hair


I'm incensed that people think older women look like "mutton dressed as lamb" with long hair.

Get the look: The billowy top knot

nom D hair

Want to get ahead? Then check out our sneak peek of one of the hair looks from next week's Marr Factory shows.

Check out Oprah's giant 'fro


Take a moment to feast your eyes on Oprah Winfrey's ginormous 1.5 kg wig. Amazing.

A search for NZ's top hair stylist


Think you're one of the country's most talented hairdressers? Then enter this...

Video: Three minute hairstyles


These hairstyles look a lot trickier than they are: they're the perfect in-between wash day solution.

Beauty how-to video: 20s waves


Feeling inspired by Great Gatsby? Learn how to fingerwave your hair in this video tutorial.

How to be the girl with the (big) curls


Super-luxe curls are where it's at this season. Here's how to get big, tumbling, textured hair.

One Direction have hair doubles

One Direction

The group have handy from-behind impersonators should a bad hair day ever strike.

Meet New Zealand's best hairdresser

Sara Allsop

Aucklander Sara Allsop has been named New Zealand's Hairdresser Of The Year 2013.

Women can lose their hair too


Male hairloss is accepted as part of life but what happens when your hair is thinning and you're a woman?

Why we should celebrate the man bun


The man bun comes in many forms: curly, messy, casual, dressy. We should celebrate it, don't you think?

School ball beauty: Get hot hair


"It's like a huge accessory you can't take off," which is why it's so important you get it right on the big night.

How to: Get Jessica Biel's sideswept bun

Jessica Biel

You can't have her wardrobe or her husband, but we can show you how to get Jessica Biel's pretty sideswept bun.

How-to: Get a great scarf up-do


Combine a great scarf with a clever updo and you have a potent fashion combo. Here's how to do it at home.

Justin Timberlake's sleek hair secrets

Justin Timberlake

Did you wonder where JT's cute curls went? It turns out he has a secret hair straightener habit.

'My hair went grey at 18'

Helen Mirren

If your hair goes grey prematurely it can be confronting. Do you colour it or do the silver strut?

Three ways to upgrade your up-do

hair Michael Beel

One of New Zealand's leading hairdressers has declared it's time to ditch the messy bun. Here's how.

Jennifer Lawrence debuts new do

Jennifer Lawrence

It's not a drastic crop, but Jennifer Lawrence's new shorter do is bound to polarise opinions. What do you think?
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