Tag: ageing

  • A Tribute: Beauty Icon Sophia Loren Turns 80

    Fri, 19 September 2014 4:15PM

    Long before Kim Kardashian burst onto the scene, another lustrous-skinned, curvaceous-bodied, almond-eyed beauty redefined the rules of gorgeousness. With her Italian heritage and sensuality – “Everything you see I owe to spaghetti,” she once famously quipped – Sophia Loren entranced cinema and beauty lovers throughout 1950s and ‘60s, with her award-winning performances and mesmerising looks. If sales… more

    Makeup

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  • How To: Travel with First-Class Skin

    Tue, 1 July 2014 2:45PM

    You know those paparazzi photos you see, the ones where celebs are walking out of an airport after a long-haul flight, all gorgeously, glossy-skinned? There’s one key reason stars don’t look like we mere mortals who roll out of customs blotchy-faced and bleary-eyed: they rarely partake of all the free champagne that the rest of us… more

    Skincare / How To

    MarilynMonroeFlying

  • Menopause. And How It Alters More Than Just Your Mood.

    Thu, 20 June 2013 10:59AM

    Do you understand enough about the monumental life-phase that is menopause? It’s not just about hot flushes and mood swings. It affects your skin and hair as well. Listening now? Well, here’s what you need to know about oestrogen, androgens and how they affect your beauty ‘Yin and Yang’. As a slew of stunning celebrities aged… more

    Skincare

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  • Happy Birthday! Demi Moore Turns the Fab 5-0

    Fri, 9 November 2012 4:27PM

  • Is Skincare Better than Cosmetic Surgery? ECB Argues for the Affirmative.

    Thu, 18 October 2012 4:46PM

    Are you jaded about what’s in those jars? Apparently many of you are superseding skincare to try your luck at the cosmetic clinic. How do I know? Olay told me so. Recently they conducted Australia’s biggest ever beauty poll, posing the question ‘Do you believe beauty companies are more interested in selling products than understanding what… more

    Skincare

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  • Light & Shade: Why Skins Age Differently.

    Mon, 27 August 2012 4:00PM

    What do actresses Cynthia Nixon, Bai Ling and Halle Berry, pictured below, have in common? Well, all are turning 45 this year and, um, that’s about it.   Because of their varying heritage and nationalities, these the signs of age – or lack thereof – showing on these women differ drastically. Nadine Pernodet, Ph D, Executive Director, Global… more

    Skincare

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  • Awesome summer makeup looks for all ages

    Tue, 4 October 2011 3:00PM

    Well, ladies, here we are heading into another season, which means ‘another’ new makeup look. Spring/Summer is a fab time to experiment with bright colours and to get your skin in tip-top condition, ready to flaunt that glowy beach babe look, kind of like this chick is… Jill Stuart S/S ’12 Isn’t she beautiful? Now, here’s how to… more

    Makeup

    Jill Stuart S/S '12 hair and makeup

  • Cheryl Cole has a blonde bob; looks slightly older

    Mon, 4 July 2011 9:12AM

    Question: How does one celebrate their 28th birthday in old London town? Answer: One cuts their long brunette strands off into a chic bob and dyes them blonde, that’s what. Well, apparently that’s what you do if one’s name is Cheryl Cole, because that’s precisely the new ‘do she debuted at her birthday bash over the weekend. WHAT… more

    Hair

    Cheryl Cole at her 28th Birthday Bash in London

  • “Stay out of the sun,” my grandma says…

    Tue, 21 June 2011 8:42AM

    This isn’t something I’m proud to admit, Primpers, but I haven’t seen my Turkish grandma in twelve years. TWELVE years (admittedly she lives in Turkey, not down the road) but it’s horrific, I know, and something I plan on never repeating. The upside of this massive lack in family appreciation, however, is that I can… more

    Skincare

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  • Grey Matter

    Wed, 27 April 2011 3:10PM

    I have naturally dark hair but I have a lot of greys coming through and I’m getting tired of colouring it every 3 weeks. Is there something else I can do to touch-up my roots in-between colours? Athena, let’s look on the bright side, you’ve clearly got incredibly healthy hair if it’s growing that quickly,… more

    Hair / How To

    Jessica Alba