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Men in makeup: A shifting demographic

Men in makeup: A shifting demographic

Makeup was traditionally all about Western women, but an influx of men into the industry is changing that – from both sides of the mirror. Jasmine Ruger-Anderson reports.

When it comes to being a writer, writing's just the start

When it comes to being a writer, writing’s just the start

As long as humans have imagination and creativity, the acts of reading and writing will never die – but writing something worth reading is a long haul of courage, editing, and rejection, Claudia Harvey writes.

Salty, bitter and much-loved: The big Vegemite taste test

Salty, bitter and much-loved: The big Vegemite taste test

While Europeans prefer a pastry at breakfast, or something hearty like cheese, many Australians begin their day with butter and Vegemite on toast. Celina Kohnen takes a sceptical outsider’s look at the 99-year-old spread.