Ilya Gridneff It's all about the eyes. The lashes. The big hair. And, for the 17 women from Sydney's Lebanese diaspora who competed in the 12th annual Miss Lebanon Australia, it was about pride in their heritage...
Susannah Singh From the makers of Botox, comes the 'eyelash grower'.
Watch and learn
Cassy Small Among the cat videos and clips of kids falling over on YouTube there is a goldmine of beauty advice.
Laying it on thick
Andrew Adam Newman When it comes to advertising, mascara marketers have been laying it on a bit thick.
Poppy King has emerged as the new face of feminism, Lisa Armstrong writes.
Jessica Montague Why it's OK for women to be glamorous off the field, but not necessarily on.
Beauty expert Natasha Hughes answers your questions.
Shelly Horton Looking like you're not wearing any makeup, yet hiding all your blemishes and highlighting your favourite bits, takes a lot of time and skill.
Natasha Silva-Jelly Make-up and beauty treatments that are big on results and low on cost.
Sarah Berry The cartoon-loving culture has also created an array of, shall we say, animated 'beauty' trends.
Natasha Hughes Glamorous, groomed, buffed and bouffed - Beirut had a swift effect on Natasha Hughes' appearance.
Natasha Hughes It's cheap, it's easy and will do more for your face than any amount of makeup or Botox.
Why Sienna Miller washed her hair in tomato sauce for a year.
Natasha Hughes Because the expensive stuff gives you "Doll Eyes", writes Natasha Hughes.
Natasha Hughes It's affordable, easy to use and made from 24-carat gold.
We all have our own beauty rituals but as the weather and the seasons change, so should our regimes. With summer on our doorstep, now's the time to switch to the beauty rules for the new season.
Natasha Silva-Jelly The latest love affair in the whimsical world of beauty has women in a flutter. To put it simply: lashes are the new accessories.