Hair Removal

Facial foliage

Have we reached 'peak beard'? Good, because I'm not trying to be trendy

Christopher Howse As a lifelong beardie, I am longing for these furry newcomers to shave

Wax off

The full bush Brazilian

Bikini Bottom

Nedahl Stelio It starts out, like most bizarre, women's-nether-region-hair-trends tend to, with whispers among friends. Or blatant statements even.

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Eyebrow-raising beauty trends

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Cassy Small "If u have nice eyebrows u literally have everything u need in life."

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Is it worth it? Teeth whitening

Nedahl Stelio The fastest way to look younger, experts say, is to whiten your smile. Yellowing teeth is one of the most obvious signs of aging.

Cheyenne Tozzi: Beauty + body secrets

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Nedahl Stelio The Face star lets us in on all her look-good tricks.

Beauty: Is it worth it?

Is it worth it? This week, the Dermapen

Nedahl Stelio It hits me when I'm going to see a gig for the first time in years (Phoenix at the Hordern, they were brilliant).

I gave my daughter liposuction

Dr Ashley Granot

Beverley Hadgraft Ashley Granot, 65, is a Melbourne-based cosmetic surgeon and father of five, including four girls. He has carried out procedures on three of them.

Beauty beat

Beyond Botox: the cosmetic trends of 2014

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MJ Angel The official numbers aren't yet in but it's estimated that Aussies spent more than $600 million last year on non-invasive cosmetic procedures such as Botox, fillers and other skin rejuvenation...

Miss International Queen

Brazilian wins transgender beauty pageant

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Marcelo Ohio won cash, a crown with real gemstones and free surgery 'for anything' at a famed plastic surgery clinic in Bangkok.

Global good looks

Beauty secrets from around the world

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Cassy Small Take inspiration from some of the world's most beautiful women and learn some unique beauty secrets to add to your own tool kit.

Rio Fashion Week

Models go topless to protest catwalk racism

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Some 40 models, most of them women, have staged a topless protest in Rio de Janeiro against the low presence of Afro-Brazilians on fashion catwalks.

The future of beauty

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Cassy Small While our desire to defy age and improve our appearance will not change, the methods in which we do this will.

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Think before you ink

Laser tattoo removal: not for the faint-hearted

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Jessica Martin 34 per cent of tattooed Australians wish they hadn't been permanently stamped.

Pubic hair is back

Is this the beginning of the end for the Brazilian?

Luke Malone It looks like pubic hair is making a comeback.

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Body beautiful

Are men becoming too metrosexual?

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Beverly Parungao In the US, cosmetic procedures for men increased by 22 per cent from 2002 to the end of 2012, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons says.

Lulu app

Brazilian sues over female rating app that gave him a 7.7

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Donna Bowater An online app that allows women to rate men anonymously has caused an outcry in Brazil, leaving one man so offended that he is suing the creators.

'Humiliated and mocked'

Waxing salon demands apology from Red Symons

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Mex Cooper A Melbourne waxing salon owner is demanding an apology from ABC breakfast radio host Red Symons after she said he humiliated and mocked her staff and clients.

New technology

Teens to be offered DNA test in bid to prevent hair loss

Shane Warne.

Caroline Zielinski Teenage boys will be able to take measures to prevent hair loss using a new genetic test that predicts if a person will lose their hair, a hair treatment group says.

Glued wig costs 'hair-growth' company

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Aisha Dow A Melbourne hair-growth company that glued Chinese wigs onto men's bald spots has been ordered to refund one of its disgruntled clients, as questions are raised about the company's links to a new...

New trend

Delivery room makeovers

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Julia Teen The new trend for childbirth - book in your blow-dry and your spray tan before you hit the delivery room.

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