Pamela Paul observes the changing patterns in perfume practices throughout a woman’s life and contends that there is no set scent for life.More
How did a scientist who was working on an Aids vaccine go on to create the Clarisonic? Vickie Maye talks to the facial cleanser inventor, Dr Robb Akridge.More
Should we aim to score a non-threatening seven out of 10, looking not too hot or too plain at work? Vicki Notaro asks if one woman’s controversial theory holds any truth.More
We are a little bit in love with Chupi, the Irish designer making delicate gold jewellery inspired by the beauty of natural and wild things.
Her collection lands at Samui today and the Dublin designer is just weeks from debuting her S/S collection at London Fashion Week. Somehow, in the middle of it all, Danielle Romeril found time to meet Rachel Marie Walsh.More
They are, hands down, the coolest shades on the market. And they’ve come to Cork.
There’s just one week to go until Singin in the Rain finishes its run at Cork Opera House.
This month marks Lesley Keane’s 20th year as a MAC Senior Artist. She gives Corina Gaffey the lowdown on working with celebs like Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell — plus she reveals her top make-up tips.More
Short, long, tight or tailored, whatever a man’s choice of swimwear, the focus should be on what suits his body shape, not the latest trends, says Deirdre Reynolds.
The odd, unconventional looks of today’s most successful models are largely the result of the vision of one woman. Alice Gregory reports.
Deirdre Reynolds says big knickers are making a comeback for 2015 but these ‘granny pants’ are a far cry from the baggy bloomers immortalised by Bridget Jones.More
After the low-key looks of last season, styled hair was back on the catwalks for A/W 2015. Be the best tressed with hairstylist John Geaney’s guide to the up do.
It isn’t easy when you discover you’re pregnant and still want to maintain a healthy lifestyle.
In a world where fashion moves Instagram-fast, the “look” of the season is a thing of the past. And that’s a cause for rejoicing, says Cathy Horyn.More
The taste of summer? According to our very own wine critic Leslie Williams, look no further than The Rossini Cocktail.
With clothes from Kendall and Kylie’s debut collection a must-have on the festival circuit this summer, Paula Burns tells us why celebrity collaborations give us a slice of their lives.More
This season make up is all about staying natural and enhancing what you’ve got.More
A new exhibition exploring our obsession with shoes opens today at the V&A. Suzanne Harrington ditches the heels and takes a look.
Keen to avoid giving your father a gift that doesn’t really wash? Lisa Haynes rounds up the best in preening for pops.More
Introducing “The Modernisers” – five, key high street pieces for summer guaranteed to bring your wardrobe bang up to date. Rachel Marie Walsh reports.More
Irish people are increasingly looking for that Hollywood smile, and dentists are reaping the benefits, says Dave Kenny.More
Sienna Miller chose this stunning Gucci gown for the Cannes Film Festival.More
Ecuadorian designer Gabriela Cadena dressed Eva Longoria for the Inside Out premiere at Cannes this week, but the full-length trompe l’oeil panel on this gown is weird and distracting.More
Great style – it’s black and white really, writes Annmarie O’Connor.More
Jennifer Aniston doesn’t give many interviews, but she was prepared to talk to Elaine Lipwort about her beauty life — and a little more in her own words.More
When model Roz Purcell asked ex-footballer-turned-designer Pat Morley to create ‘that’ blue suit for the VIP awards, it was the beginning of a fashion sensation, writes Liz Dunphy.More
Kentucky octogenarian Helen Ruth Van Winkle’s brash online persona has turned the internet’s obsession with young people on its head, writes Margaret Jennings.More
Famed for their meticulous skincare regimes, women in Korea use up to 12 products every morning and night.More
With price inflation and high fashion inextricably mixed — to the tune of 15% per annum, despite austerity — can the concept of ‘investment fashion’ really be justified? Or is it just a swindle for gullible buyers, asks Rose Mary Roche.More