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Thick Skinned: the gender-blending beauty products of now

Men are increasingly turning to products originally formulated for women to address their skincare needs. Borrowing, stealing - and even buying - the unisex beauty crossover is boosting sales and indicating a changing male attitude to grooming. By Alexander Fury

I can't see the funny side of Zoolander 2

The sequel to the 2001 comedy satire starring Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson as simple-minded, aesthetically obsessed male models takes slapstick swipes at the fashion industry

Chanel Haute Couture spring/summer 2014: Dynamic modernism and

Haute couture today is about spectacle. And the most spectacular of spectacles, inevitably, comes courtesy of Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel. I'm not talking sunglasses there, although they are one of the motivating factors behind the few houses still staging the elaborate, labour-intensive and usually loss-making couture shows. There aren't many women in the market for five-figure frocks.

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You don't need to wear a suit to look smart in the summer: a mix-but-don't-match sports coat comes into its own this season