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A Derm’s Guide To The Biggest Beauty Trends For 2022

If you’re like most of us, you might be pretty excited to see a new year on the horizon. We’ve had a rough couple of years spent…

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8 Of The Best Hair Dryers Of 2021

Hair drying tech has come a long way in recent years and thankfully we’re no longer required to fry our strands when trying to achieve…

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What You Need To Know About 2022’s Biggest Skincare Trend: Clean Cosmeceuticals

2022 will see a rise in what’s deemed to become one of the biggest skincare trends yet: Clean Cosmeceuticals. While cosmeceuticals…

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12 Of The Best New Beauty Products You Need In November

Facts: we absolutely love a new beauty product drop. From serums and highlighters to perfumes and body scrubs, we’ve tried and tested…

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Here’s Exactly What Order You Should Apply Your Skincare Products In

Does anyone else out there stare at all their skincare products at night, confused about which one should go on first? We all know to…

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11 Of Best Beauty Advent Calendars To Treat Yourself To In 2021

Gone are the days where you’d count down the lead up to Christmas with a simple chocolate treat. Advent calendars have had a…

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JSHealth Just Dropped A Science-Backed 4-Step Skincare Line And It Is Sublime

In great news for skincare and wellness fiends everywhere, cult vitamin label JSHealth has officially launched a skincare range.  The…

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10 Of The Best Perfumes For Women 2021

With millions of fragrances on the market, it can be hard to find the perfect scent just for you—which is where we come in.…

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26 Of The Best Beauty Gift Ideas For Christmas 2021

If there is one thing that is definitely on everyone’s wish list this year, it’s some time to take a breather and indulge in a…

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8 Hair Trends To Embrace For Spring And Summer 2021

In 2021, we were ‘supposed’ to leave behind our ragged and questionable hair choices of 2020. But just when we thought…

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What Is Skincare Microdosing And Should We Be Doing It?

Every day it feels like there is a new skincare trend that is fast gaining devotees, usually thanks to perfect-skin possibilities and bold…

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Charlotte Tilbury Is Finally Coming To MECCA Stores In Australia And New Zealand

Start cleaning out your make-up drawer, because Charlotte Tilbury’s makeup and skincare range is finally launching in Australian and…

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The Very Best Shampoos And Conditioners For Every Hair Type

There’s nothing worse than a bad hair day. From oily hair to out-of-control frizz and damaged locks, hair care certainly can be a…

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The Very Best Hair Brushes To Shop In 2021 For Every Hair Type

Looking for the perfect brush to tame those tresses? We've rounded up the best of the best for all your hair styling needs and for every…

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Winter Skincare Essentials To Keep You Flawless All Year Long

While we love winter for mulled wine, roaring fireplaces and the excuse to carb load, the chilly months are not so kind on our…

Health & Beauty
We Tried A No Waste Beauty Routine For A Week And This Is What We Thought

First up, let me preface this story by saying that I am a beauty product addict. As Urban List’s beauty editor (I know right, what a…

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8 Of The Best Hemp Seed Oil Skincare Products To Add To Your Daily Routine

If you’ve tuned in to any of the hype about hemp beauty products recently, you’ll know that this natural ingredient has some…

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10 Of The Best Face Oils Of 2021 For Every Skin Type

Face oils. Who needs ‘em? Girl, you. Yes, even those belonging to the oily skin family. Turns out that face-made oil is different to…

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The Best Hair Straighteners In 2021 For Every Hair Type

If you’ve ever purchased a hair tool (or any product for that matter), you’re probably familiar with the fact that not all are…

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7 Of The Best New Beauty Products From July We’re Adding To Our Make Up Bag

Another month, another bathroom bench overflowing with products. We’ve tried and tested a good chunk of this month's…

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The Best Skincare Tools In 2021 To Level Up Your Beauty Regime

2021 is the year of self-care—or at least we’ve decided it is. Some of us are really getting into yoga, others are learning to…

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How To Treat Rosacea, Your 2021 Guide

At best, a rosacea flare up can leave you looking sunburnt, or like you went a little bit too hard in your hot yoga class. At worst, it can…

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9 Plastic-Free Beauty Products To Replace Your Current Faves With For Plastic-Free July

Plastic Free. The option your sober self gets on the ol’ UberEats packaging and the cleaning products you buy in bulk when they're…

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The Best Holy Grail Curl-Care Products You Need In Your Life

Whatever kind of curl-pattern you keep, learning how to successfully care for your own locks should warrant some kind of life-achievement…

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10 Australian Beauty Brands You Should Know About

If you're looking to replenish your beauty cupboard, there's no need to turn to K-Beauty or J-Beauty or any other letter of the…

Health & Beauty
Here’s Why You Need To Stop Washing Your Face With A Washcloth

You know that muslin cloth hanging from your shower rod that makes you feel holier than thou when you use  it to wash your face every…

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We Tried Zara’s New Beauty Range And This Is What We Thought

Ever since Zara finally came to Australian stores back in 2011 (yes, it’s been that long), we’ve been pretty much obsessed with…

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19 Of The Best Vitamin C Serums For Every Budget In 2021

You know those people who have the kind of bright, even and glowy skin that looks like they spend 90 percent of their time at a facialist…

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Kiss Plastic Packaging Goodbye With This New Eco-Friendly Lip Balm

I don’t know about you, but I lose approximately 17 tubes of lip balm every year. It doesn’t matter whether they’re in my…

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Give Someone A Little Self-Care With This Gift Guide For All Things Beauty And Wellness

If there is one thing that is definitely on everyone’s wish list this year, it’s some time to take a breather and indulge in a…

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You Can Now Recycle Your Empty Beauty Product Bottles At David Jones

If you go through beauty products as fast as we do, you’ll know how quickly those empty containers can pile up. But now, thanks to a…

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Cult Curl-Care Brand Bread Has Finally Launched In Australia And New Zealand

If the words co-wash, diffuser and curl pattern mean nada to you—step aside. Bread is the cult curl-care gamechanger for anyone with…

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5 Emerging Wellness Trends We Tried So You Don’t Have To

Following recent events, if you have found yourself re-prioritising your self-care and wellness, we feel you. To ensure the opportunity to…

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15 Of The Best Sunscreens That You’ll Have No Excuse Not To Wear

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again, if you’re not using an SPF as part of your daily skincare routine, then you…

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5 Of The Biggest Hair Trends Of 2021 To Get Around

If there’s anything that THAT Gorilla Glue mishap has proved, it’s that great hair is best left in the hands of experts. After…

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Ditch The Bottles With These Game-Changing New Concentrated House And Beauty Bars

It’s safe to say that 2020 became the year of mass purchasing, whether it was hand sanitizer, face masks or just regular old cleaning…

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Keep Your Masks On, Here’s How To Avoid Breakouts And Prevent Maskne

For Australians in the eastern states, wearing a mask is now the daily norm, but for West Aussies, it's a brand new concept (and likely…

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The Ordinary Just Dropped A New Superstar Concealer To Level Up Your Make-Up Game

Drum roll please, there's a new concealer on the block. This newest star player hails from the skincare mogul company we all know and…

Planet
Make Your Bathroom More Sustainable With These Eco-Friendly Beauty Products

As coronavirus restrictions finally begin to ease, it’s time to ditch the sweats and get back into our old routines. But let’s…

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Have Sweet Smelling Dreams, Lush’s New Clay Face Mask Is Designed To Help You Sleep

Right now, we’re probably all feeling a bit trapped in a limbo between being constantly exhausted but far too strung out to get a…

Planet
11 Of The Best Beauty Bars To Swap For The Plastic Bottles In Your Bathroom

So you’ve swapped out your shampoo bottles for shampoo bars, given your plastic toothbrush the flick in favour of a bamboo one and…

Hair & Beauty
7 Things You Need To Stop Doing To Your Hair Immediately

We’re all guilty of making hair care mistakes from time to time, but the truth is many of the mistakes we’re making are ones…

Sustainability
Clear Your Cabinet And Get Glowing With This Earth-Friendly Botanicals Skincare

There’s no denying that a plant-based and sustainable lifestyle is reaching new and lofty heights. We adore our KeepCups,…

Wellness
4 Summer Smoothie Recipes To Get You Glowing From The Inside Out

We are constantly being bombarded with beauty and skincare products to achieve everything from banishing acne and fine lines to boosting…

Planet
Lather Your Locks With These Heavenly Shampoo Bars

When it comes to reducing your impact on the environment, one of the first places you can look at giving a sustainable overhaul is your…

Hair & Beauty
Get Your Notepad Out, Here’s What A Beauty Editor Actually Spends Their Money On

Beauty editing is one of those privileged gigs that sounds like the kind of thing a makeup-obsessed tween made up, but isn’t actually…

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Get Glowing Thanks To Australia’s First Prescription Skincare Line

2020 has been the year to pare back your make-up and up the ante on your skincare routine, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that…

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Stock Up On 5 Of The Coolest Beauty Brands You Can Now Order Online From The Iconic

Is there anything we can’t get on THE ICONIC now? We know you probably spend far too much time browsing their virtual shelves already,…

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Start Your Beauty Routine From The Inside With These Skin-Plumping Collagen Supplements

So your bathroom cabinet is overflowing with serums, creams and oil—retinol, vitamin C, hyaluronic acid, niacinamide, squalane,…

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Stay Forever Young With This New Age-Defying Superberry Serum From Biologi

Jennifer Lopez, Paul Rudd, Jennifer Aniston, Jenson Ackles. What do they all have in common? They’ve all aged like fine wine, or…

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Step Away From Your Screen, Here’s What You Need To Know About Blue Light Skincare

We’ve all had that moment where we complain about a crick in our neck or a tension headache after a long day and an…

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Here’s Why You Need To Get Your Hands On The Ordinary’s New Niacinamide Powder

Whenever cult beauty brand The Ordinary releases a new product, people tend to start buzzing—and the latest addition to their…

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Soothe Your Skin, Here’s Why Probiotic Skincare Is Worth The Hype

Probiotics. You’d have to have been living in a bad-bacteria-infested cave not to have heard about their benefits for your gut, not to…

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Run A Bath, Lush Just Launched A Massive New Sweet-Smelling Christmas Range

If you, like us, can never walk past a Lush store without popping in for a ‘browse,’ only to walk out an hour later with half a…

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Find Out Why You Need To Add This Pink Clay Cleanser To Your Beauty Routine

Summer is a-coming and that means it’s time to slough away that dull winter skin to uncover the inner glow you lost somewhere between…

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Ease Your Anxiety With Lush’s New Mood-Boosting Bath Bomb

There’s nothing like a warm, bubble-filled bath to cure whatever ails you, whether it’s a bad day, a bad mood or just a whole…

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Switch Your Skincare To Something Local With This New Aussie-Made Clean Beauty Brand

A-beauty has had the skincare world buzzing for the last couple of years. While us Aussies have typically turned overseas for top-notch…

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Get Your Pre-Iso Confidence Back With This Tailored Hair Service For Guys

Let’s get right down to it. Hair is a super important part of our image, and it has a massive impact on how we feel and how confident…

Gifts
Ditch The Fancy Cufflinks And Gift Dad Some Epic Haircare This Father’s Day

Dads are pretty cool. But not all dads are totally clued up when it comes to self-care. This Father’s Day we think it’s time to…

Hair & Beauty
Add This Super Powerful Sustainable Makeup Remover To Your Beauty Arsenal

Reusable makeup removers have made a splash in the beauty world across the last year or so. Not only do they prevent hundreds of…

News
Shake Up Your Skin Care Routine, Fenty Beauty Just Dropped A Skin Care Line

If there’s one thing that 2020 has taught us, it’s that a great skin care routine is everything. We honestly may never contour…

Hair & Beauty
Say Goodbye To Breakouts For Good With This Must-Have Hemp Face Oil

If you’ve tuned in to any of the hype about hemp beauty products recently, you’ll know that this natural ingredient has some…

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Brighten Up, Here’s Why You Need To Add A Jade Roller To Your Beauty Routine

Say goodbye to cucumber slices, because there’s a new way to depuff your skin. You’ve probably seen jade rollers popping up in…

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Get Your Glow On With This Self-Tanning Lotion That Doubles As Skincare

When it comes to getting that perfectly bronzed summer glow, there’s no doubt that getting it out of a tube is a far safer (and less…

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Pucker Up, This Cult-Worthy Sustainable Lip Balm Is Here To Soothe Your Dry Lips

It’s that time of year—a time when making out with your significant other turns into chaste kisses on the cheek, as dry, chapped…

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Meet The Australian Made Sea Cucumber Serum That Makes Your Skin Glow Like Nothing Else

Sea cucumbers. Yep, sea cucumbers. Those super weird, semi-cute aquatic critters that snail along the ocean floor are a part of the latest…

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Get Your Glow On, Here’s How To Do A Salon-Level Facial At Home

So you’re stuck at home and feeling a bit blah—missing your skin therapist and waiting for the announcement that the COVID-19…

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Brighten Your Spirits With These Must-Have Self-Care Essentials

Self-care is the phrase on everyone’s lips these days—we’re stressed, we’re tired, we’re putting way too much…

Shopping
Editor’s Picks: Embrace The Incoming Chill With These 12 Wintery Must-Haves

Across Australia and New Zealand, we are slowly tiptoeing out of iso. It’s absolutely been a hibernation of sorts, some of us more…

Hair & Beauty
Stock Up, This Cult Beauty Brand And Their Microneedling Patches Just Landed In Australia

If you haven’t heard of Peace Out Skincare, we’ll forgive you. Though the beauty brand has achieved an almost cult following in…

Health & Beauty
Stock Your Bathroom Drawer With These Indigenous-Owned Beauty Brands

In light of the Black Lives Matter movement that is sweeping across the world, you may be wondering what small part you can do to make a…

Planet
Ditch The Plastic With These Amazing Zero Waste Hair Care Products

Given the shift beauty brands have been making towards sustainable packaging, ethical production and carbon-neutral products, it’s no…

Hair & Beauty
Stock Up Your Beauty Bag, Sephora’s 50% Off Sale Just Dropped

While we might have been loving the make-up break gifted to us during lockdown—we’re pretty ready to fall back in love with our…

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Book An Appointment, This Brow Trend Is About To Be Your New Obsession

Between waxing, threading, plucking, tinting and henna-ing, there’s about a gazillion ways you can wrangle your wayward eyebrows into…

Health & Beauty
Put Your Best Foot Forward With 8 Of The Best Foot Peels Out There

If your weekly self-care routine includes everything from face masks, body oils and exfoliators, but you’re not taking care of your…

Hair & Beauty
Dry Your Tears, Here’s How To Save Broken Makeup

So you’ve had a drink (or five) too many, and while trying to re-do your makeup in the bathroom, you’ve tipped out the contents…

Wellness
Relax, Here’s How To Create The Ultimate Luxury Wellness Retreat At Home

After the crazy year it’s been already, you deserve a time out. Not just a few hours, but a massive day of calm to reset and recharge.…

Planet
Ditch Toxins With 11 Of The Best Natural Deodorants

In recent years, beauty brands have shifted towards creating more sustainable and eco-friendly products as we’ve become more clued-in…

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Put The Scissors Down, Here’s How To Maintain Your Locks At Home

We’ve been in lockdown for just over seven weeks now, and some of us are probably well overdue for a visit to the hairdresser. But…

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Up Your At-Home Manicure Game With These Nail Art Design Tools

With all the extra handwashing, banana bread baking and gardening that we’re doing these days, no doubt your nails are looking a…

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How To Boost Your Health In Iso And Glow From The Inside Out

The world is pretty wild right now and for many of us, stress and anxiety are now part of our collective ‘new normal’. Stress…

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Hydrate Your Skin At Home With The Best Sheet Masks To Buy Right Now

While we all looked forward to the day when wearing zero make up in iso would leave our skin soft and clear, our hopes were soon dashed by…

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Grab The Tweezers, Here’s How To Shape Your Brows At Home Like A Pro

So, it’s been weeks since your last brow appointment and you’ve got a real situation happening on your face—notably, your…

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Freshen Up Your Cut With 6 At-Home Grooming Tips, According To A Barber

If you’re used to popping to the barber on the reg things will start to get real pretty soon. The shorter the hair, the faster it…

Planet
16 Bathroom Switches To Make Your Routine More Sustainable

It turns out there is a lot we can all do to make our bathroom habits more sustainable. From switching out your razor or toothbrush to…

Hair & Beauty
Grab The Fluffy Robe, Here’s How To Have A Spa Day At Home And Find Max Chill

We’re living in a world where loungewear is the new business casual and staying home on a Saturday night is finally considered cool.…

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Shop These 8 Beauty And Wellness Brands That Give Back To Women

With International Women’s Day right around the corner, it’s time for us gals to band together and do our part to support the…

News
Urban Culture Curve | Can Streetwear Survive The Roaring 20s?

Welcome to the February 2020 Urban Culture Curve—your go-to guide for what’s on its way in, and on its way out, in urban…