Laura Mercier

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Claudette Nars wearing the new range of Nars products named after her.

If the last decade in the business of beauty has one dominant feature, it is that the industry has become increasingly led by people who are their own(...)

From left, Milk Makeup Flex Foundation; Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturiser; Urban Decay Stay Naked Weightless Liquid Foundation; Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Flawless Foundation; Anastasia Beverly Hills Luminous Foundation; and Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Hydrating Longwear Foundation

Foundation creates the base for whatever you apply over it, and the finish you choose – matte, glowing, light or full coverage – sets the mood of your(...)

Tanya Burr: ‘It’s nice that I’m not just helping my audience but I’m using them to help the rest of the world’

As I walk to Easons on O’Connell St in Dublin to meet YouTuber Tanya Burr, there are hundreds of teenage girls lined up outside, the queue stretching (...)

Oompa Loompa doompety doo, I’ve got a perfect puzzle for you

Q Why does my foundation sometimes turn orange during the day? When I put it on in the morning the colour is perfect, but after a few hours I can e(...)

Brand loyalty: many of us seem to buy products because we have been blinded by advertising, science and the lure of famous names. Photograph: BSIP/UIG via Getty Images

While working in the make-up section of a department store, I once met a woman who spent a lot of money on a very small jar of face cream. It was s(...)