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Blogger's response to homophobe

Manny Gutierrez shut down a conservative blogger, and we loved it.

If you're going to ask what someone's dad thinks of their work, you'd better do your research.

Miss Universe contestants' swimsuit show video

Miss Belize and Miss Mexico flank another contestant as they relax ahead of the big pageant on January 30 (NZ time).

See all the glamorous Miss Universe contestants as they gather in the Philippines, ahead of the big beauty pageant.

In my beauty bag: Claire Hammon

Claire Hammon of Meadowlark.

Find out what this jewellery designer favours for skincare and makeup.

Watch: What it's like to get lip injections video

Barlow says the injections were not too painful, thanks to the numbing cream.

Just how painful is it to get your pout plumped with filler? This video reveals all.

Trump's ex tries to score freebies

Marla Maples in 2010. These highlights don't come cheap.

Hairdresser slams Marla Maples' bid for free hairstyling at inauguration in exchange for 'exposure'.

Why NYC loves NZ honey

Kiehl's Pure Vitality Skin Renewing Cream ($98) relies on NZ manuka honey.

Top international skincare brand Kiehl's came to New Zealand for its latest innovation.

'Melania's never frazzled'

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's wife Melania Trump attends a campaign event in Washington, DC, U.S., ...

Melania Trump's longtime makeup artist says she's one of the most composed women she's ever known.

Microbeads on the way out

Plastic microbeads isolated from face and body scrubs.

Scientists and skincare companies agree: It's time to say goodbye to microplastics.

Kylie's $665k donation

Kylie Jenner's donation has funded surgery for 1800 children with cleft palates.

A special edition of her signature lip kits has raised big money for a cleft palate charity.

Fake tan fail for TV contestant

Hughie Maughan had an accident with the fake tan... no, really he did.

"There's no fake tan left in Ireland." There are probably a lot of rolling eyeballs though.

Gemma's wedding style secrets

It turned out that Gemma Flynn said No to this dress.

Newlywed Gemma Flynn knocked it out of the park with her stunning bridal look.

Ban on microbeads likely video

Plastic microbeads isolated from face and body scrubs.

Government moves towards ban on microbeads in products like bodywash and toothpaste.

Kiwi pinup's Vegas dreams

Hanna Wain, also known as Dariel Dearlove, is in the running to compete in Las Vegas.

Hanna Wain says modern vintage style is all about taking the best of the past and updating it.

This week we're obsessed with... gallery

Miss Crabb X Mi Piaci Heaven mules, $300, from Mi Piaci and Miss Crabb stores and mipiaci.co.nz and misscrabb.com.

From the shoe of the week to our most-loved beauty products, this is what our fashion and beauty editors are coveting this week.

The minimum beauty products you need

Just a few key products are all you need for minimalist beauty.

When it comes to looking polished, you can cull your arsenal down to just a few key products.

Kendall Jenner slams rumours

"It's all so exhausting. As a model, why would I have my face reconstructed?"

"It's all so exhausting. As a model, why would I have my face reconstructed?"

The hot new beauty trends

Wait for it - soon everyone will be ranting about the connection between gut and skin.

Here are our predictions for what is going to be huge – HUGE! – in 2017.

Tested: An Imedeen skin scan

Taking two pills a day can make your skin look better - but it's not a cheap option.

Can supplement really change your skin from the inside out?

Is a $527 gold facial worth it?

Amy Croffey wearing the diamond face mask at Verdem skin clinic.

I would prefer to wear the equivalent on my finger rather than as a peel-off mask, but is it really that good?

Watch Ciara's beauty evolution video

Ciara has embraced a variety of looks over the years. Here she is at the 2016 American Music Awards.

She's been around since 2004, so you know this singer has tried out a few trends.

In my beauty bag: Rachel Burkhardt

Farmers beauty buying manager Rachel Burkhardt says it's all about sunscreen.

As the beauty buying manager for Farmers, she sees all the latest products before they hit the shelves.

Time for a plus-size Bond girl?

Ashley Graham is willing to play the part "for free" - and reveals who she'd most like to star alongside.

Ashley Graham is willing to play the part "for free" - and reveals who she'd most like to star alongside.

Globes' top beauty looks

Lily Collins went for a bold lip - and we loved it.

Bold colour and super-polished hair topped our list at this year's Golden Globes.

5 new beauty habits for 2017

Make 2017 your best beauty year yet.

We share some new year's beauty resolutions that are easy to keep and will have you looking great.

Painful Golden Globe beauty tricks video

Want to look as great as Emma Stone on the red carpet? Prepare for pain.

It's not pretty - with hair extensions, face masks and butt pads all making it into celebs' beauty regimes.

Toddler freaks over mum's mask

Is it possible to use a charcoal-like facial mask without scaring the kids?

Is it possible to use a charcoal-like facial mask without scaring the kids?

Breakthrough may reverse ageing

Scientists have identified a natural way to regenerate the fatty cells that keep skin looking smooth and young.

Scientists have identified a natural way to regenerate the fatty cells that keep skin looking smooth and young.

Miss Universe NZ a true Kiwi gal

Miss Universe NZ Tania Dawson: 'I want to win as me - not as someone who's been created.'

Tania Dawson loves pies, cares more about teaching than Instagram likes - and is aiming to win the Miss Universe world title.

Top 10 beauty questions of 2016

Blake Lively rocks a fishtail braid, which was clearly a popular look in 2016.

Can you guess what was the most Googled beauty question of the year?

More than meets the eye to pageants

Caroline Bay Carnival Miss Caroline Bay Winner Tayla Porter, of Herbert, with second place runner Stacey Jackson, of ...

Pageant entrant Tayla Porter says people polarise pageants, yet do not look beyond the manicured surface.

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