CHOICE investigates the cosmetic surgery industry and uncovers some disturbingly unprofessional practices.
25 Feb 2009 |
Among the latest promotions for cosmetic surgery procedures are "Need a lift?" and "Beautiful breasts always get noticed!"
They promise a hint of colour before summer arrives. Do they live up to their claims?
3 Sep 2008 |
As the last vestiges of winter creep away it’s time to pack up your winter woollies and get into summer clothes.
Here’s all you need to know about sweat and how to avoid those dreaded white marks.
23 Jun 2008 |
For thousands of years humans have tried to disguise, cover or eliminate personal smells through the use of perfumes, scented oils and crystals.
Men's moisturisers are big business. Find out what our trialists preferred.
9 Apr 2008 |
CHOICE asked 57 male home testers to trial eight "normal skin" moisturisers. Participants were given six unidentified moisturisers which they used for three days consecutively.
CHOICE sniffs out the facts on the counterfeit perfume business.
21 Nov 2007 |
While it’s more likely you’ll come across a counterfeit perfume at the markets or online, some knock-offs are also finding their way onto retail shelves.
People are increasingly choosing to use a moisturiser with sunscreen, to protect them from harmful UV rays.
26 Sep 2007 |
We arranged for 280 home testers to trial six unidentified moisturisers, which they used for three days consecutively.
Are cosmeceuticals the way to youthful skin?
15 Jun 2007 |
The current buzzword in the world of anti-aging is cosmeceuticals. But is there any real science behind the hype?
What's the progress on cruelty free cosmetics?
4 May 2007 |
How can consumers work out what has been tested on animals and what hasn’t? And what are the alternatives to animal testing?
One ‘volumising’ mascara stood out by a length — but at a price.
14 Dec 2006 |
Our results show that a big name or a higher price is not always a guarantee of how much you’ll like a product. One of the highest rated mascaras was considerably cheaper than others rated equally.
How to get the bronzed look without the harmful rays.
4 Oct 2006 |
Our results show that a big name or a higher price is no guarantee of how much you’ll like a product.