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    How to get Gigi Hadid's statement runway look

    How to get Gigi Hadid's statement runway look


    Gigi Hadid experimented with heaps of different beauty looks for her catwalk appearances during fashion month, and we were particularly taken with the bold graphic eyeliner she rocked while walking for Versace in...


    Gigi Hadid experimented with heaps of different beauty looks for her catwalk appearances during fashion month, and we were particularly taken with the bold graphic eyeliner she rocked while walking for Versace in Milan.
    A slow take on big city life

    A slow take on big city life


    Olivia Crighton lives in London with her husband and two-year-old daughter Sadie, and is founder of Glasshouse Salon in East London, one of the city's first organic and sustainable concept...

    Olivia Crighton lives in London with her husband and two-year-old daughter Sadie, and is founder of Glasshouse Salon in East London, one of the city's first organic and sustainable concept salons.
    Let the sunshine in with yellow beauty

    Let the sunshine in with yellow beauty


    Lemon, butter, dandelion, daffodil, saffron, sunflower, citron and citrine - right now some instinct in me is drawn to anything in sunny...

    Lemon, butter, dandelion, daffodil, saffron, sunflower, citron and citrine - right now some instinct in me is drawn to anything in sunny shades.
    Harry Says: I've been thinking about this makeup look since 2001

    Harry Says: I've been thinking about this makeup look since 2001


    I was at a very impressionable age in the early 2000s, so to me, The OC is still one of the finest television shows ever made, and The Strokes' first two albums are still...

    I was at a very impressionable age in the early 2000s, so to me, The OC is still one of the finest television shows ever made, and The Strokes' first two albums are still perfect.
    Get Meghan Markle's latest signature style

    Get Meghan Markle's latest signature style


    Meghan Markle is inarguably one of the most elegantly well-dressed women in the world. Sure, she's blessed with great genes and a Hollywood star/member of royalty's bank balance, but she also has an inherent sense of personal style and a clear sense of...

    Meghan Markle is inarguably one of the most elegantly well-dressed women in the world. Sure, she's blessed with great genes and a Hollywood star/member of royalty's bank balance, but she also has an inherent sense of personal style and a clear sense of understanding of what suits her, and bless, her, she sticks to it.
    50+ beauty: What you need to know

    50+ beauty: What you need to know


    The beauty industry is one big, ever-changing, ever-growing beast, with a plethora of goodies for everyone - but sometimes it can feel like it's all made to target a younger market. Not...

    The beauty industry is one big, ever-changing, ever-growing beast, with a plethora of goodies for everyone - but sometimes it can feel like it's all made to target a younger market. Not true.
    I ditched my uncomfortable bra and it changed my life

    I ditched my uncomfortable bra and it changed my life


    OPINION: The other day I went bra shopping with comfort as a priority. At 35, it was the first time I wasn't looking for something pretty that would shape my breasts in a way I deemed...

    OPINION: The other day I went bra shopping with comfort as a priority. At 35, it was the first time I wasn't looking for something pretty that would shape my breasts in a way I deemed acceptable.
    Harry Says: Liquid highlighters are intimidating but worth it

    Harry Says: Liquid highlighters are intimidating but worth it


    The idea that you can only wear a particular makeup look at a set time of year is garbage - if you want to wear a gothy burgundy lip in mid-January, you've got my full support - but there is a change of mood that comes as the temperature...

    The idea that you can only wear a particular makeup look at a set time of year is garbage - if you want to wear a gothy burgundy lip in mid-January, you've got my full support - but there is a change of mood that comes as the temperature rises.
    Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke debuts new look

    Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke debuts new look


    ​ Emilia Clarke has debuted a new haircut inspired by styles once sported by Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad...

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    Emilia Clarke has debuted a new haircut inspired by styles once sported by Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Pitt.
    A former brunette's guide to going blonde

    A former brunette's guide to going blonde


    In November last year, I finally decided to take the leap - or at least talk to someone about taking the leap - with the idea of being, if not blonde than blonder, for the summer...

    In November last year, I finally decided to take the leap - or at least talk to someone about taking the leap - with the idea of being, if not blonde than blonder, for the summer ahead.
    Harry Says: Here's how to wear a modern smoky eye

    Harry Says: Here's how to wear a modern smoky eye


    We're all complex creatures, which is how I'm able to both be passionately indifferent about every royal family and still pay close attention to Meghan's style...

    We're all complex creatures, which is how I'm able to both be passionately indifferent about every royal family and still pay close attention to Meghan's style choices.
    A beautiful life: Beauty queens reflect on pageants past and present

    A beautiful life: Beauty queens reflect on pageants past and present


    Lee Houghton was a Taranaki beauty queen back in the 1960s, while Isabella Borostyan is rising star on today's circuit. They tell JANE MATTHEWS how the world of pageants has changed over 50...

    Lee Houghton was a Taranaki beauty queen back in the 1960s, while Isabella Borostyan is rising star on today's circuit. They tell JANE MATTHEWS how the world of pageants has changed over 50 years.
    Why it annoyed me when a man said I look younger than my age

    Why it annoyed me when a man said I look younger than my age


    OPINION:  Recently, I was leaving a charity dinner where I had been the MC when a man bowled up to me and said, "You don't look like you're...

    OPINION:  Recently, I was leaving a charity dinner where I had been the MC when a man bowled up to me and said, "You don't look like you're 45."
    Brown eye liner is the new black

    Brown eye liner is the new black


    This may not be as big a revelation to you as it has been to me as a loyal black eye liner-er since way back, but turns out, brown eyeliner is black eyeliner's still utterly gorgeous but quieter and more natural cousin, and I may never go...

    This may not be as big a revelation to you as it has been to me as a loyal black eye liner-er since way back, but turns out, brown eyeliner is black eyeliner's still utterly gorgeous but quieter and more natural cousin, and I may never go back.
    Mecca is the latest brand to benefit from the online beauty boom

    Mecca is the latest brand to benefit from the online beauty boom


    OPINION: When I was 13 and reading my aunt Anna's copies of Vogue and Marie Claire, I paid particularly close attention to the beauty...

    OPINION: When I was 13 and reading my aunt Anna's copies of Vogue and Marie Claire, I paid particularly close attention to the beauty pages.
    Beauty products guaranteed to put a smile on your face

    Beauty products guaranteed to put a smile on your face


    Sometimes I find myself getting very deep into the beauty scene - which can seem like a never-ceasing conveyor belt of science, results, claims, reviews, ingredients and innovations. Often it can all feel very serious and not always that much...

    Sometimes I find myself getting very deep into the beauty scene - which can seem like a never-ceasing conveyor belt of science, results, claims, reviews, ingredients and innovations. Often it can all feel very serious and not always that much fun.
    How to maximise the power of your lipstick

    How to maximise the power of your lipstick


    The beauty debate rages: if you could only have one desert island cosmetic, would it be lipstick or mascara? My vote is lipstick. The power that a perfectly applied splash of pigment or a lazy swipe of lip tint brings to a face is pure...

    The beauty debate rages: if you could only have one desert island cosmetic, would it be lipstick or mascara? My vote is lipstick. The power that a perfectly applied splash of pigment or a lazy swipe of lip tint brings to a face is pure gold.