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Women in their fifties proud of wrinkles

By the time they reach their 50s, most women are proud to show some signs of ageing, it seems.

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Mainstream perfumes: ‘They smell of fear’

Niche perfume brands are invading the $26-billion fragrance industry and starting to steal market share from big labels.

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2014, big on flesh and booty

Skin was definitely in, but was 2014 all about the big booty or a sheer reveal up top?

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Celebration of the female form?
December 5 2014 at 14:28

How did feminism come to this, asks Sarah Vine.

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Snail slime the secret to youthful skin?
December 3 2014 at 13:43

Slime harvested from snails is the key ingredient in a new range of anti-ageing products.

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Mandrogynous or Metro-Dude?
December 2 2014 at 11:45

There are now so many metrosexuals that the category should be split into four, a study says.

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Why do women pay more than men?
November 28 2014 at 12:57

France wants to know why, for some goods and services, women seem to be paying more than men.

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Meet the natural hair advocates
November 27 2014 at 20:52

The FroChic blog run by two friends gives advice to women who are contemplating going natural with their hair.

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Linda Gray’s healthy beauty secrets
November 27 2014 at 11:41

At 74, Linda Gray looks barely a day older since her days of playing Sue Ellen on Dallas.

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What a difference a brow makes
November 26 2014 at 11:39

Eyebrows were raised recently in astonishment at the transformation of Taylor Swift's... er... eyebrows.

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Why Kendall’s not just a pretty face
November 20 2014 at 10:34

Kendall Jenner's meteoric rise has been crowned by confirmation that she is to become the new face of Estee Lauder.

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A nose for African-styled perfume
November 19 2014 at 11:45

A Cape Town perfumer went to Namibia where Himba women's 'perfume' oiled a path to a new chapter, writes Nontando Mposo.

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Museum tells Rubinstein’s story in art
November 14 2014 at 11:19

Helena Rubinstein built a cosmetics empire on the notion that beauty is power. A new exhibition celebrates her life...

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