The style icon and acclaimed fashion designer is taking on the beauty world with a limited-edition cosmetic collection, writes Sarah Young
10 years since the launch of his iconic Black Orchid scent, Tom Ford is celebrating with a limited edition collection, writes Emma Akbareian
Keep your pout in tip-top shape from day to night with beauty’s most tenacious lippie yet, writes Sarah Young
While the occasional spree can be forgiven, for most of us forking out on lust-worthy cosmetics isn’t something we can afford to do all the time. Olivia O’Grady investigates which high street beauty bargains measure up to their cult-classic counterparts
Thanks to a new spin on concealer multi-coloured hues are your answer to skin tone perfection. Sarah Young investigates why it’s time to master colour correcting formulas
Cosmetics giant Revlon is hoping to revive the fortunes of unprofitable Elizabeth Arden
The nail polish is sourced from natural ingredients in two classic KFC flavours: hot and spicy and original
It amazes me that it has taken all my life for British men to enter this self-transformation game.
Sunset Stripped Party Lashes £7.99, Katy Perry for Eylure, eylure.co.uk
Ruth Patrick's studies of freshwater ecology in the 1930s helped galvanise the later environmental movement, and her success in a profession dominated by men charted a course for other female scientists. She began focusing on ecology at a time when the dangers of pollution barely pierced the public consciousness; her husband, the entomologist Charles Hodge IV, described life with her as "like being married to the tail of a comet."
Charlotte Tilbury Lip Lustre Red Vixen, £17, net-a-porter.com
(From left to right) 1. Lipstick in neon orange, £15, maccosmetics.co.uk
Some women can do lipstick – the ones you never see without their signature shade; morning, noon or night, it's still in place, no fading or feathering.
Chanel make-up, which in the past has included the sort of coveted treats that inspire waiting lists (see their nail polishes Jade and Particulière), has some rather daring new products in their summer 2013 collection, out next month.
Beauty, like fashion, feeds on novelty only to a certain extent. Cosmetics' shades and textures change seasonally with the clothes they accompany on the catwalks, but in the same way that there are some things in your wardrobe that thankfully stay pretty much the same year-in, year-out (the classic white tee, a trench coat, your pants… that kind of thing), there are a few essentials in your make-up bag that rarely alter.