Hold On!

Hold Up

Please select a minimum of three sectors in the menu above.

Got It
  • The new sonic beauty boom
  • The new sonic beauty boom
    JeNu ©

The new sonic beauty boom

As people prepare for bikini season, a new beauty weapon – ultrasound - is making waves among women who draw the cosmetic enhancement line at Botox. The treatment, where patients pay $5,000 to blast out wrinkles and fat, is even being adapted as an at-home beauty device.



  • Article image L’Oréal Beauty For All: because everyone is worth it

    As beauty brands connect more with their consumers, Beauty For All is L’Oréal’s attempt to make itself more accessible by turning away from a super glam aesthetic. But do we really want brands to abandon unobtainable glamour for more humble, emotive and ‘real’ visual tropes?

  • Article image BeautyPlus: fulfilling Asian beauty ideals

    Asia's selfie obsession is more prominent than ever, giving rise to beautifying apps that automatically detect facial features, and enhance them according to Eastern beauty ideals.

  • Article image Haute Air: the booming market for blowouts

    An new wave salons are turning a profit off hot air and ‘girl time’, as women place increasing emphasis on the intrinsic link between looking good and feeling good.

  • Article image DIY American beauty

    The economic downturn has led to an increase in the popularity of at-home beauty products in the US, with retailers creating mini-DIY sections in stores.