Beauty stories

Here get beauty, make-up and skincare tips from Marie Claire's experts, plus see all the latest celebrity hairstyles and read our daily hair & beauty news

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Road To Beauty: Fun Is Beautiful

L’équipée is a gang of Parisian bikers... who have a bit of a wild side! Throughout their Brazilian trip, the girls never missed an opportunity to enjoy life to the fullest. Here are their best moments, in pictures.


Meet The Perfect Moisturiser For You

Finding a moisturiser for your skin type can be a beauty nightmare, but before you throw in the towel we’ve discovered the beauty industry secret that’s a real game-changer…

Olivia Palermo with brown hair

Brunette Hairstyles

Do blondes do have more fun? Do gentlemen prefer blondes? These brown haired beauties don't care. Check out our round-up of the best celebrities with brown hair.

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Eye Cream: Marie Claire Edits The Best

Eye cream can offer your peepers protection from the elements and keep those early wrinkles at bay. Shop our pick of the best eye creams here...

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Plaits Are Back, People. Get Inspired...

Plaits are one of this season's chicest ways to work an updo. Whether you go for an intricate plaited halo braid or sleek fishtail plait, there's plenty of unique celebrity styles in our round-up to get you inspired. Now's the time to start plaiting to get the best braided hairstyles. From boho-babe to mermaidian and even festival chic, these Hollywood styles will give you all kinds of inspiration. From Jessica Alba's fierce side-plaited style, to Kate Bosworth's glamorous milkmaid braids - these celebs make plaiting hairstyles look oh-so-glamourous. Flick through our fave A-list looks to start piecing together some incredible ideas for your hair. Take your new season cue from Sam McKnight, who created these pretty braids for the Chanel Haute Couture Spring/Summer show in Paris. Hair extensions were used to to create what McKnight called 'tapered, child-like braids'. Hair was blow dried straight, to eliminate frizz and then Oribe Dry Texturizing spray was spritzed through the hair to create movement, before the look was finished off with Sebastian Collection Shpritz Forte Finishing Spray to smooth.

Gwyneth Paltrow

Under-Eye Concealers

Combat dark circles with our ten best under-eye concealers. Conceal, hydrate and brighten with these make-up must-haves.

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Hairstyles For Oval Faces

Do you have an oval face? You're in good company. Check out these beauties for hair style inspiration...


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