Beauty news

It's Gigi vs Bella for top model

Bella and older sister Gigi go head-to-head for the Model of the Year title.

The model sisters go head-to-head for the Model of the Year title at the 2016 Fashion Awards.

Are these legs shiny or painted?

Too much moisturiser, or just some white paint?

Your eyes could well be playing a trick on you, but don't worry. Everyone else was fooled too.

In my beauty bag: Jyoti Morningstar

Jyoti Morningstar approaches beauty with a very natural and organic focus.

This eco-conscious clothing guru and yoga addict talks makeup and skincare.

'I started the business in my dad's garage'

Tailor Skincare and Libertine Blends new, limited edition Masque + Tea set.

If true, uninhibited relaxation sounds like your cup of tea, these three Wellington-based businesswomen may have just the thing.

Annalee's Halloween makeup tips

Frightening realistic, Annalee nails this look to perfection.

This super-talented Kiwi beauty vlogger shares some of her favourite spooky looks.

The right brow for your face

Is Cara Delevingne your brow inspiration?

Why the heart-shaped face? Here's a Benefit brow expert's take on how to shape your brows.

Perfecting the 'red eye' trend

Olivia Wilde sports the red eye look at the 2016 Golden Globes.

There's a thin line between rocking the red eye look without looking like you have conjunctivitis.

Celebrities who cut their own hair video

Svetlana Kuznetsova  takes matters into her own hands.

It's not just tennis players who take the scissors into their own hands.

Five expert skin care tips

Wrinkle busters and radiance boosters work their magic best at night as skin temperature rises when you sleep.

Want to make your skin care products go the distance? Here's a few hacks you need to apply.

The brand of Annalee

Annalee Muggeridge is a New Plymouth based makeup artist with a massive online following.

DIY makeup videos turned a Taranaki woman into a sensation with 90,000 followers around the world.

Hair doesn't define you stuff nation

Megan Phillips developed alopecia late in her pregnancy and now she's writing about her experience of hair loss.

OPINION: It's been three months since I was diagnosed with alopecia during my pregnancy.

Tennis star cuts hair mid-match video

Svetlana Kuznetsova cuts her hair during her singles match against Agnieszka Radwanska at the WTA Finals.

Bad hair day cut short as plait hacked off courtside, spurring victory over world No 3 at WTA Finals.

Ciara the new face of Revlon

Singer Ciara is now an ambassador for Revlon.

Call it destiny - the singer was named after a Revlon fragrance, so clearly it was meant to be.

Worst celeb photoshop fails

Where have their knees gone?

Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid are the latest celebs slammed for photoshop jobs gone wrong.

'Where do you go to age?'

"I never want to look in the mirror and see someone else staring back at myself. Am I happy about ageing? Not ...

"Am I happy about ageing? Not particularly. But I'm not going to go down without a fight," says Kim Cattrall.

'I wanted a breast reduction'

Jessica Simpson came very close to downsizing her chest.

Jessica Simpson has one killer body, but the singer turned fashion mogul wasn’t always happy with her look.

Turbo boost your skin regime

Brand Ambassador Naomi Watts for L’Oréal Paris Revitalift Filler.

Get plumper looking skin without injections or cosmetic procedures

This week we're obsessed with.... gallery

SHOE OF THE WEEK: Mi Piaci Eva dress sandals, $250. Paint from Fashion editor: Karyla Smith

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

From a tea vendor to model

The photo of Arshaad that went viral.

18-year-old Arshad Khan became Pakistan's newest model after his photo went viral.

Tattoo removal: What it's really like

Don Rowe receives laser treatment from Briar Neville to remove a tattoo on his arm at Sacred Tattoo in Kingsland, Auckland.

Once there were few things more permanent than that ink in your skin. But there is no such thing as forever.

Teacher says child's hair 'stinks'

Tionna Norris received this note about her daughter's hair.

Coconut oil is an important treatment on kinky hair, but one preschool teacher took issue with it.

My Sunday routine: Mara Andrew

Mara Andrew is GM of Kiwi lingerie brand Rose & Thorne.

Her busy job as general manager of a lingerie company means she relishes her weekend downtime.

This week we tried: Sans Ceuticals infusion

If you're wanting to look glossy, these infusions are a goer.

These natural hair treatments really work. We'll be booking in again.

The scariest nail art ever?

One of Jessie Mills' many freaky finger designs.

Don't worry, this painful-looking Halloween manicure is all just special effects.

Team La Mer vs Nivea

The Duchess of Cambridge, model Jessica Gomes and designer Trelise Cooper are all known skincare fiends.

Consumer NZ reckon a $13 cream is as good as the pricey La Mer. Who backs which brand?

Our favourite budget beauty video

Whether you spend a ton or a tad, these products are pretty rad.

We share our best bargain discoveries - and a couple of worthy splurges.

In my beauty bag: Brodie Proykova

Brodie Proykova has created a beautiful space in her salons, Frenchie & Co.

She owns her own salon, so she's spoilt with frequent blow dries and amazing hair products.

Would you try a urine facial? video

James tests out an urine facial.

Watch as a YouTuber hilariously tries out the latest beauty trend, which involves applying your own urine.

$13 moisturiser beats $520 cream

At $520, La Mer is one of the most expensive moisturisers on the market.

A $13 moisturiser outperformed a $520 product in Consumer NZ report that debunks lofty claims.

Nightmare-worthy nails gallery

Blood splatter perfection - all you need is a red and white polish to create this jaw-dropping effect.

Ensure you're freaky from top to toe with these manicure ideas for Halloween.

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