Makeup & Skincare
These wee gems are straight from the stationery cupboard: think lip crayons, eye markers and even hair chalk.
Cate and Megan both have enviable skin - and they don't always splash the cash to keep it that way.
Ten top tricks to make your peepers snap, crackle and pop a la Jennifer Lopez.
A body lotion that claims to nourish your skin without leaving your hands greasy... Does it really work?
If you're merely using your shower time to wash, you're most definitely missing out...
Lorde dazzled at the Brit Awards in a goth mirror-ball gown and vampy dark lips.
Pinky-purple has been crowned colour of the year, why not incorporate it into your beauty routine?
Five special-night-out beauty directives that will have you feeling super confident.
Are polishes with a lovely scent the next big thing or just a flash in the pan? We review them honestly.
Gilded gold shadows, molten chocolate enamel, luxurious multitaskers and more.
The funny little tool that makes power-lash application all the easier.
It's official. I'm converted. No more expensive potions, this stuff is the business.
Miley and Justin's morph, Lena Dunham's awesomeness and new beauty & fashion finds.
These slip-slop-slap gems can also make you smell better or look more bronzed ...
Some skincare tips are so simple, so obvious, it's hard to believe they aren't part of everyday life.
Three cult A-list beauty must-haves we've just discovered we can get shipped to NZ!
In case you missed it, blur is the new BB. Or CC. Or DD. Ooh, and word on the street is EE is coming ...
Is organic the secret ingredient to glowing skin and lustrous locks or is it an overpriced gimmick?
A top model talks how to put men off and how to learn to love your 'flaws'.
The gorgeous star shares a slap-free snap, and one that hasn't been taken from a cryptically-flattering angle.
Here are 10 fab pressies for your BFF or your sister. Warning: you'll probably want to buy some for yourself.
Take a leaf from the celebs and try out these fresh lip hues.
Plus, win an awesome get-beach-ready shaving pack.
These little wondrous ideas will make your pampering routine easier ... and more effective.
Nude is one of the most difficult looks to perfect. Here's how to make light work of it.
The cosmetic counter is all about gender equality these days. Take a look at the world of cosmetics for men.
Mastering the art of nude makeup in eight easy steps.
A round-up of the new and the interesting from the beauty world.
Ever thought of hunting for treasure in your makeup bag? Here's how to add to your liquid assets.
If you want to really 'bee' beautiful, bee venom is the way to go. But should you spend up large on it?
The latest miracle anti-agers may promise better skin, but one ingredient has been doing a great job for decades.
Piercings, red eyeliner and '70s glam - just some of the makeup looks featured at NZFW.
Do your bit for breast cancer awareness and support this month by buying these pink ribbon products.
You don't have to break the bank to look good - here are some of our favourite buys for under $25.
Want big, juicy, shiny lips? Then you need to stock up on these gorgeous (and well-priced) glosses.
Looking sexy is less about siren and more about subtle.
These three tips on how to apply your base will give your skin a beautifying boost.
Who knew the secret to beautiful skin was hidden in cow's milk? Plus: win a gorgeous face cream!
Is your bathroom cabinet at crisis point? Try our six-stage cosmetic de-cluttering plan.
Keep your pout poised for action with these six lip smoothers.
We think this is one of the best value-for-money products on the market - and it costs just over $20.
Couture gowns are out of most people's reach, but we can all get into the Emmy Awards' biggest beauty trend.
We pit a budget option against a luxurious beauty buy to see which will lead to happy feet.
Five great skin highlighters that will add shimmer to your style.
Forget your fake tan fears - here's how to glow without the sun, without the smell and without the stress.
The new season's lip shades certainly aren't subtle. But everyone can wear these colours, regardless of age.
What's good for my skin might not be good for yours, but there are a few products I just can't seem to live without.
These at-home, all-natural, super-cheap beauty solutions will banish scaly elbows.
Guys, women know you use their grooming products. It’s time to man up and come out of the beauty closet.
TRACEY STRANGE - © Fairfax NZ NewsThink you don't have time for a new look? Here are 10 quick ways to make you think again.
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