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Pretty in plum: how to pull off the vampy vibe

Synonymous with a classic autumn/winter palette, it's hard to miss the dark shades of lipstick flooding in to match the red carpet during the winter season. The deep bordeaux and rich plum shades add...

'Upper Class Red': Virgin Atlantic adds flair to the air

Virgin Atlantic has made its first foray into beauty. The glamorous airline has launched a lipstick to match its cabin crew’s uniform. ‘Upper Class Red’, in collaboration with...

No time to titivate? Tips for looking your best in an instant

At this busy time of year, you may find yourself rushing out with only a moment's notice - leaving next to no time for sprucing up. But however unexpected the invitation, as long as you think ahead, there's...

Red hot: The lip colour of the season

This season, red lipstick is high on the list of hot trends for the fashion-conscious. If you're prepared to give this daring lip colour – considered by many to be one of the most feminine...

Cinema smiles

It just takes a little skill with makeup if you want your lips to be the centre of attention. Take note of these four tips to help you make the most of your mouth, and you'll be ready to smile for the...

New season, new makeup trends

Autumn is with us, so why not turn over a new leaf with your makeup and take some inspiration from the looks that were seen strutting their stuff on the autumn catwalks? Get on-trend with the latest looks...

Lovely lips whatever their shape

When you apply your lipstick, you need to take into account the natural shape of your lips. Both the colour you choose and the way you apply it can help compensate if you have problems with your lips being...

The heat's on, so lighten up

We all know that make up fashions change with the season, but beyond the latest trends there's a basic rule of thumb for summer cosmetics: when the sun's brighter, keep make up lighter. Whether you're...

Lipstick know-how

If you've found your lip colour bleeds, or doesn't last as long as you'd like it to, you're not alone. It's a sad fact that lipstick sometimes seems to be more of a 'slipstick', as the colour creeps along...

Kate Moss teams up with Dior

With talk of her engagement to Jamie Hince, the name of the Croydon-born beauty has been on everyone's lips recently. Now there's another reason to talk about her, too, as she stars in the new publicity...

Gwen Stefani shows she's worth it

When Gwen Stefani joined the L'Oreal label as a spokesmodel last month, adding her name to a long list of glamorous faces including Jennifer Lopez , Beyonce Knowles and Rachel Weisz, she described herself...

Cosmetic care

We're always talking about taking care of your health with exercise and diet, and about which products to use to look after your skin and your hair etc., but here we're going to turn the tables: do you...

Five tips for perfect lips on your special day

You use your lips nonstop throughout your wedding day – greeting your guests, during the breakfast, and of course at the end of the ceremony… So how do you keep your lips looking as kissable...

Lovely lips for perfect pouts

Wishing you had fuller lips? There's no need for surgery or injections to perfect your pout: it's amazing how much you can achieve with simple make-up techniques. Choose the right colour... Avoid tones...

Exclusive: how stage beauty Anna Friel gets red hot every night

It’s a Hollywood classic, the tale of Holly Golightly in Breakfast At Tiffany’s. And ensuring she maintains the publicity momentum, star of the show Anna Friel leaves the theatre each night...

Luscious lips are in as lipstick makes a comeback

Lip gloss has reigned supreme in the make-up world for years. But the rich, vivid glamour provided by lipstick is making a comeback as we start the descent into autumn with revamped lipstick collections...

Keep your lips looking luscious, even when the heat is on

Summer normally means sheerer textures and lighter finishes in make-up – what’s the point in caking it on when it's likely to slide off in the heat anyway? But if you feel more comfortable...



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