Why I created a robot to write news stories

Guardian Australia has just published its first automated article but reporters fear not – you’re still needed for a while yetOn Friday morning Guardian Australia published...

The best moisturiser boosters

In Clinique ID we see effective innovation, as well as the answer to a problem that needed fixingBeauty icon Clinique, having got things frustratingly...

Can’t deal with the cold? It’s time to rediscover your busy bathing schedule

It’s far too freezing to go out, so instead stay in and indulge yourself with a daily regime this winterI cannot deal with the cold...

Birmingham brought to standstill by YouTuber James Charles

Teenage makeup vlogger’s appearance at shopping centre causes gridlock in cityBirmingham was brought to a standstill on Saturday, with motorists abandoning cars and the city gridlocked...

Lose the blues, it’s time to make a new start

Embrace uncertainty and stride forward; begin with a nail polish rebootI’ve succeeded in my first attempt at ‘dry Jan’, which has included staying off social...

It’s a lie that beauty is power. So why did I let my parents...

When life hurts, I blame my face. And also my body. My skin, hair, nails – it’s all fair game. That’s how women are conditionedIt’s...

Beauty tips: how to shine without looking ‘sweaty’

There is now an array of potions and powders that will give you that authentic dewy lookWe don’t call it shiny, we call it “dewy”,...

The best new jelly moisturisers

These Korean skincare-inspired cooling gels are great for hormonal skin both young and olderI confess I was initially snippy about the craze for jelly-textured moisturisers,...

Seven ways to tackle dry skin in winter

Cold weather is the nemesis of silky skin – but ditching the hot showers, exfoliants and woolly jumpers might helpWrap up against the cold

The best products for fabulous feet

I enjoy the foot challenge – thorough and robust exfoliation yields satisfying resultsPeople often tell me they are repulsed by feet. They’re gross and repellent,...