Jessica Mauboy is now the face of a brand she couldn't afford

Jenna Clarke 10:44 AM   The singer once had a 'Pretty Woman' moment in Target, now she's the brand's first ambassador.

Street seen

Joanne Brookfield   Teressia Carr likes to keep it simple yet stand out from the crowd.

Cannes not do: a woman still isn't allowed to wear comfortable shoes

Stephanie Bunbury   After years of rumbling discontent, a rebellion against the Cannes Film Festival's insistence that female guests must totter up the red carpet on high heels may finally be about to erupt.


3D printed human skin is L'Oreal's next big thing

Abby Phillip   And it's not creepy at all.

H&M moves into makeup

Mary Ward   But, as always, don't get too excited, Australia.

Miss Japan Ariana Miyamoto's fights racial discrimination

First biracial Miss Universe Japan winner wants to help create a Japan where anyone can make things happen.


Ten fruits and vegetables you're storing wrongly

Candy Sagon 2:35 PM   You bring home fresh fruits and vegetables, stash them in the refrigerator and then wonder what the heck happened to make them shrivel, rot or go limp a few days later. Much of the time, the culprit is the way you're storing them. To keep your produce fresher longer, remember:

Perk up your sex life with coffee

1:52 PM   A hit of caffeine could perk up more than just your energy levels.

How to avoid a bloated tummy

Susie Burrell   Here are some foods to eat in order to escape feeling ghastly and gassy.


Home & Style

Nine ways to make your bathroom appear bigger

Rachel Clun   Storage space is often at a premium in the bathroom, especially if your bathroom is small or it's shared between several people.

Home reno shows may be fuelling ladder falls, prompting calls for helmets to be worn

Julia Medew   Home renovation shows including The Block may be fuelling a rise in potentially fatal ladder falls, prompting doctors to recommend bike helmets to people climbing at home.

Ikea's advice for improving your private life

Livia Gamble   Flat-pack giant Ikea says the key to a happy private life is buying new furniture.


About last night

Maureen Matthews   Reproaching a partner is a poor way to win attention.

The Facebook breast photo raising cancer awareness

A widely-shared Facebook photograph of a British woman's breast has raised awareness of a more subtle breast cancer symptom.


The paleo diet's other red meat: people

Darren Curnoe   Are we really willing to eat the ‘real’ paleo diet, even if it means munching on grandma when she passes away?