Skincare

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Skincare habit is all about the feel of things

Winnie Salamon In computers they call it "waving a dead chicken", a ritual that makes a person feel better even though they know it's not going to lead to any tangible results.

Future trend

Bespoke beauty: tailored skincare

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Julia Teen The future of beauty seems to be in product customisation

Spring clean

Skincare that works

Skin cream, lotion, cosmetics, skincare, sun screen.

Natasha Hughes What to look for in a skin cream and what to avoid.

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Bargain bin

Best budget beauty buys: SKINCARE

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Natasha Silva-Jelly We've trawled supermarkets and chemists for the 50 top value-for-money beauty products. This week: skincare.

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Diagnostics

Fact v Fiction: DNA in skincare

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Natasha Silva Jelly Can a DNA profile help to prevent the signs of ageing?

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UNTOUCHED IMAGES

Unretouched images of Lady Gaga's Versace campaign leaked online

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Olivia Bergin Donatella Versace doppelganger Lady Gaga is laid bare in new images that reveal what her campaign looked like before retouchers got their hands on it

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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When to throw out your beauty products

Give your makeup bag a spring clean.

Rachel Clun We are all guilty of hoarding old beauty products. From the dozens of different shampoos, conditioners and moisturisers we've tried and abandoned, to eye shadows and nail polishes bought years ago...

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Cheyenne Tozzi: Beauty + body secrets

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

Age is not the full picture

Age is not the full picture: our health cannot be measured in years

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Livia Gamble Australian women might not be ageing as gracefully as they think.

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).

Beauty in a flash

Tips for the lazy girl to look good

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Cassy Small Looking good needn't take long. From top to toe, there's a range of products and slick manoeuvres that can have you out the door and looking great in no time.

Cheap and simple

Stars share their budget beauty tips

Megan Fox.

Rachel Clun They might earn millions of dollars a year, but celebrities are no strangers to cheap beauty fixes.

Older women: the new faces in beauty

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Eleanor Pendleton We reveal this season's most striking models. It just so happens they're 50-plus.

Selfie-obsessed: teen attempts suicide over 'perfect' selfie

Danny Bowman selfies on Daybreak TV.

Sarah Berry A British teen has tried to kill himself after becoming obsessed with taking the "perfect" selfie.

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NYC Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week make-up artists reveal their top beauty tips

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Eleanor Pendleton We went backstage at NYFW to discover the tricks of the beauty trade.

Photoshop strikes again

Dita Von Teese, beach babe

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Livia Gamble Burlesque queen Dita Von Teese is the latest celebrity to go under Photoshop's metaphorical knife.

Bare-faced chic

Nigella Lawson's 'no make-up' Vogue look

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Hannah Betts Nigella Lawson's magazine cover just underlines the amount of artifice required to pull off the 'natural' look.

Make-up free

Vanity bare: Kate Winslet and Scarlett Johansson go make-up free for photo shoot

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Livia Gamble Kate Winslet and Scarlett Johansson are the latest A-listers to be photographed without make-up, in a series of raw photographs for the 20th annual Vanity Fair Hollywood edition.

Snail mucus, anyone?

The latest bizarre beauty ingredients

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Eleanor Pendleton From bee venom to snail mucus, we look at some of the weird and wonderful ingredients appearing in beauty products.