Think before you ink
Jessica Martin 34 per cent of tattooed Australians wish they hadn't been permanently stamped.
"Horrifying" laser treatment left Jennifer Aniston looking like a "burn victim".
Natasha Hughes How to tell a qualified beautician from a "butcher.
On the rise
Eleanor Pendleton Forget going under the knife in the quest for younger looking skin. Now, the bulk of non-surgical procedures available are designed to restore a youthful appearance to the skin on an outpatient basis.
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: Is it worth it?
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).
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.
Nedahl Stelio It starts out, like most bizarre, women's-nether-region-hair-trends tend to, with whispers among friends. Or blatant statements even.
Nedahl Stelio Is there a way to erase the "tired" from your face?
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.
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...
Bare down there
Cassy Small Seeking the perfect wax ... down there? Consult the Brazilian Whisperer.
Cassy Small While our desire to defy age and improve our appearance will not change, the methods in which we do this will.
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.
Natasha Hughes Cosmetic treatments are a waste of time if the home beauty regime's patchy, says a plastic surgeon.
Matty Silver Neat trim, au naturel or full Brazilian? Your choice may depend on the risks - and benefits - of a bare 'down there'.
Sarah Berry Books and diets are based on it. But, is this just one red hot beauty myth?
Sarah Berry "Breakthrough" claims by cosmetic companies aren't all they're cracked up to be, according to a new study.
Natasha Hughes It's time to get something off my chest - with skin brighteners.
12 months of beauty
Natasha Hughes They say it's all in the eye of the beholder...