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Pimply now = youthful later

Spotty now, ageless later - that's the hope anyway.

A new study suggests teenagers cursed with acne will age better than their clear-skinned peers.

Trump's beauty queen scandals

Donald Trump said he was very proud of Carrie Prejean - despite her involvement in a couple of controversies.

Alicia Machado is only one of many scandals to blow up during the Donald's pageant years.

Glitter nail polish - you're doing it wrong

You've got to admit, Kelli Marissa's method looks pretty great.

With a makeup sponge and some PVA glue, this manicure style just got easier.

Playboy features woman wearing hijab

Newsy reporter Noor Tagouri, who is the first woman to be featured in Playboy magazine wearing a hijab.

The magazine's October issue features journalist, Noor Tagouri, wearing the traditional Muslim headscarf.

Gwyneth turns 44 make-up free

Gwyneth Paltrow gets philosophical on her 44th birthday.

How does Gwyneth Paltrow mark her 44th birthday? By sharing a fresh-faced selfie.

In my beauty bag: Sophie Hambleton

Sophie Hambleton as Carol on Westside. How good is that hair? Major volume.

This Westside actress gives us her picks for hair, beauty and skincare.

My Sunday Routine: Nikki Lovrich

Makeup artist Nikki Lovrich.

This top makeup artist keeps it casual with family dinners, Netflix and an occasional wardrobe audit.

Sheet masks for your boobs

Yep, they have little gaps for your nipples. Obviously.

Korean sheet masks are a skincare game changer, but for your breasts? We remain unconvinced.

Get the look: Lupita Nyong’o

Lupita Nyong'o showcased a bright and beautiful look.

This fresh makeup is perfect for spring.

Trump called her 'Miss Piggy'

Miss Venezula, Alicia Machado, beams after being selected Miss Universe 1996 at Miss Universe Pageant.

Republican candidate has called women "fat pigs, dogs, slobs and disgusting animals". Here's one of them.

Beauty treatments safe for teens?

"Teens don't need gel manicures and they don't need teeth whitening," says one expert.

Tanning, tattoos and teeth whitening: The experts weight in on what's safe to allow.

Crystals for your lips

Don't even think about kissing with these lips on.

There's a new makeup trend in town and it rocks, literally.

Skin-care tips for travelling

op tip: raid the minibar for tea bags

It can be scary facing the mirror after a long-haul flight.

Woman transforms into the Joker video

Slovenian artist DK Makeup as her normal self and with her full face of 'Joker' makeup.

Incredible transformation of a woman who used makeup to look like the Joker.

The BBC's most handsome reporter

James Longman reports live from Beirut.

James Longman speaks three languages and is an expert at reporting live. He's also really hot.

'My cellulite is changing lives'

'I love what I do and I love where I'm going,' says model Ashley Graham.

Model Ashley Graham likes to think her curves are making a difference.

Themed pageant to stem stigma

Miss Young Positive, a beauty contest for HIV-positive women, is changing what it means to have AIDS in Uganda.

Miss Young Positive, a beauty contest for HIV-positive women, is changing what it means to have AIDS in Uganda.

Odd changes to woman's skin underwater

Watch footage of the odd changes to a woman's skin when she jumps underwater.

Is this how bizarre our skin looks when we jump underwater?

'Clip Clip' nights with SJP

Sarah Jessica Parker says she's put her feet through a lot over the years - so she does her best to take care of them.

We're all for a bit of foot pampering, but Sarah Jessica Parker takes it to a whole new level.

My Sunday Routine: Laurinda Sutcliffe

Kiwi fashion designer Laurinda Sutcliffe.

The Loobie's Story designer loves a beach walk, baking and some at-home beauty treatments.

Facebook backtracks on tattoo ban

A video of the buttocks, pictured here, resulted in artist Hirini Katene being banned from Facebook.

The social media platform recognises "the significance" of ta moko and backtracks on the ban of a traditional Maori tattooist.

Tested: An ultrasound facial

Sonophoresis infusion at Caci Clinic.

We test run Caci Clinic's sonophoresis infusion treatment, which uses sound waves to pass active ingredients deeper into the skin.

'Rough night?' comment apology

Nash said he regretted his comment and was "very apologetic".

MP Stuart Nash's aside to a reporter got under her skin, and she called him out.

Snapchat filter gets ugly

Kate Symons, shows the enhancing effects of Snapchat's butterfly halo: slimmer face, clearer skin, bigger eyes.

OPINION: Why there is something not quite right about Snapchat's popular butterfly halo.

Dad braids hair with vacuum cleaners video

All very impressive, but is he also going to vacuum the house afterwards?

 If you thought the ponytail hack was cool, check out this advanced version.

Nail polish on your face?

The end result is colourful to say the least.

The latest makeup vlogger challenge has us worried about the removal process.

Ultimate silver fox sought

Fancy yourself a silver fox like George Clooney? The Grownups website is looking to crown the Silverfox and Foxy Lady of ...

The hunt is on for the nation's foxiest old(er) person.

'I don't really want pretty people'

Teh model has launched her new venture, the Kate Moss Agency.

Kate Moss is launching her own talent agency, and she plans to do things a bit differently.

Facebook bans Maori tattoo artist video

Sweide Lum-Wairepo's pūhoro has upset Facebook.

Hirini Katene says he is being targeted by Facebook for displaying the traditional te moko artwork he's known for.

Best beauty looks at the Emmys

Emily Ratajkowski was a standout with her look at the Emmy Awards.

Smoky eyes, bold lips and big hair - here our top picks from television's big night.

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