Beauty News

Cosmetic surgery regulations under scrutiny once again

Australia's peak body for cosmetics surgeons, has called on the incoming Government to strengthen its guidelines on who can operate upon patients.

Bumble's new print magazine

Partnering with Hearst Magazines, the lifestyle publication offers stories and advice about dating, friendship, careers and much more.

11 brands keeping blonde hair looking fresh

A round-up of purple shampoos ideal for keeping blonde hair fresh in between salon visits.

May 6, 2019: Elisabeth King reports on this week’s business news

Chinese private equity firm buys majority stake in Jason Wu; Luxury skincare boom: Estée Lauder raises full year guidance for the second time; sales up 90 per cent for daigou-focused AuMake; and 8.3 million Australians buy vitamins and supplements.

Gucci relaunches its makeup collection

The Italian fashion house will be returning with a relaunched line of cosmetics – starting with a brand new range of lipsticks.

Net-a-Porter reveals key beauty sales data

Here's what's driving consumers to buy beauty from the luxury online retailer.

Chloe Morello announces latest beauty collab

The collab sees the beauty vlogger releasing four handpicked lash styles.

Shoppable influencer posts are coming to Instagram

Purchasing products on Instagram is about to get a whole lot easier.

Luxurious spa and beauty brand scores new investment

The investment is set to help expand the brand's spas into more regions, while also growing its product line into more retail channels.

Why Aussies are going makeup free in May

Described as “far from a war on makeup,” Makefree May asks participants to take a break from a “societal norm that many women participate in without question."

Latest developments in Olaplex lawsuit against L’Oréal USA

The legal battle has been going on since early 2017 between the two companies.

M.A.C celebrates 25 years of VIVA GLAM

Over the past two and a half decades, M.A.C's VIVA GLAM lipstick has become a symbol of dedication to supporting people suffering with HIV and AIDS.

Amy Schumer advocates for clean beauty

The star has partnered with Cleanbeauty, a marketing skincare and cosmetics brand that creates safer and effective products for women and families.

Glossier product launch inspired by a makeup artist hack

The cult beauty brand’s latest launch was also its most requested by fans.

10 brands looking after the boys

Here's a collection of brands and products that specialise in taking care of the lads.

How one influencer faked a weekend in Coachella

With the aim of proving that you can't believe everything you see on social media, Gabbie Hanna pulled off a very clever prank.

Australia’s most-trusted personal care brands named

The annual list of Australia's most trusted personal care brands has just been announced.

April 29, 2019: Elisabeth King reports on this week’s business news

South Korea's LG buys Avon North America for US$125 million; Unilever Ventures invests in Australian skincare brand Dr Roebuck's; Aussie link to Kendall Jenner's first beauty venture; and growth in beauty sales fuels P&G's Q3 results.

Diesel Fragrances teams up with top Brazilian footballer

With around 250 million followers on social media, Neymar Jr. ranked in the top ten of the world's most famous celebrities.

Leonard Lauder is writing a book about his life

The 86-year-old son of Estée Lauder is working on a book detailing the story of his parents’ company, as well as all of the business lessons he has learnt.

Ellie Goodman farewells beautyheaven

The content producer has taken on an internal role at Bauer Media.

New magazine for young women launches

Win Win Magazine is set to "fill a void" with its empowering and inspiring content, with young women aged 16 to 21 being able to shape future content.

Pure Beauty Global Awards 2019 winners

The evening saw a record number of entries from over 30 countries across 31 categories, with established brands and industry newcomers coming together to battle it out.

Tried & tested: Youth-capturing beauty

Forget Instagram success, ethics and sustainability for a moment. Let's not forget that simply prolonging youthful, healthy skin is the aim of the game for many global beauty brands.

Instagram could be getting rid of like counts

A design prototype has been leaked that shows hidden like counts.

April 22, 2019: Elisabeth King reports on this week’s business news

The Hut Group buys Christophe Robin; Daigou-focused AuMake acquires rival for $14.2 million; beauty giants rank high on Deloitte's largest luxury goods companies list; and Unilever scoops up supplement startup Olly and posts solid Q1 growth.

Bieber Beauty incoming?

Rumour has it, the new Mrs Bieber has filed for a trademark under her married name.

Australia’s favourite new beauty products revealed

With 48,600 votes submitted, the beautyheaven Glosscar Awards 2019 are here!

BEAUTYDIRECTORY's bumper guide to Mother's Day 2019

Get ready for Mother's Day with this edit of beauty gifts.

WGSN launches beauty forecasting platform

WGSN Beauty has been developed in response to increasing demand from the industry.