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The Makeup Maniac

Anna Hunter is positively mad about makeup. In her column she shares her favourite finds, her hoards of cosmetics and her unhealthy obsession with blusher. The best mascaras, foundations and lipsticks get a look in too, as well as new launches and timeless makeup classics.

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The Makeup Maniac: Look alive with the quickest post-work makeup refreshers

August 21st 2014 / Anna Hunter

Makeup flagging? Fret not - it happens to the Queen too. Revive your makeup with these lightening speed tips and tricks >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: The future foundations

August 7th 2014

Are you ready for your close up? Get HD ready with this line up of new foundation launches. Clever doesn't cut it... >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: Return of the matte

July 24th 2014

Matte makeup needn’t be dry or cakey- in fact it’s the perfect antidote to hot weather makeup meltdown. Read on to achieve soft-focus rather than sweaty… >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: Life on Nars

July 10th 2014 / Anna Hunter

Makeup legend François Nars made a rare appearance in London yesterday to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his iconic brand, and The Makeup Maniac was granted an interview with the man himself. Find out more about the man who brought the ‘Orgasm’ blush to women everywhere >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: The best duty-free beauty buys

June 26th 2014 / Anna Hunter

Jetting away this summer? Grab this lot before you go... >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: Ibiza-inspired beauty

June 19th 2014 / Anna Hunter

Discover the new makeup launches that bring the party to your dressing table >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: Makeup at the gym? No no or all systems go?

June 13th 2014 / Anna Hunter

As beauty taboos go, it's a biggie. Is wearing makeup in the gym really so awful? The Makeup Maniac is on the case. >>>

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Makeup Maniac: A masterclass in how to contour your face

June 5th 2014 / Anna Hunter

Sculpting scaredycat? Follow these five foolproof steps to achieve a natural contour >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: Mary Greenwell’s red carpet rules

May 29th 2014 / Anna Hunter

Creating beautiful makeup for shoots is one thing, but for a red carpet it's quite another. Makeup artist Mary Greenwell gave this Makeup Maniac a few beauty pointers... >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: Makeup la mode

May 22nd 2014 / Anna Hunter

Fashion and beauty go hand in hand, but when designers and beauty brands team up, the results are off-the-scale stylish >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: The Great Lipstick Revival

May 9th 2014 / Anna Hunter

With a name like ours we can’t deny that we love gloss, but of late we’re rediscovering the classic appeal of lipstick - and we’re not the only ones >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: 6 of the best makeup crayons

May 1st 2014 / Anna Hunter

Whether you were saved by the bell in art lessons or practically Picasso, the Makeup Maniac has some handy additions to your beauty paintbox >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: How to wear colour without looking like... a maniac

April 24th 2014 / Anna Hunter

Ditch the safe nudes and black eyeliner - it's time to taste the rainbow >>>

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Five things I learnt from my makeunder

April 17th 2014 / Anna Hunter

In her latest column, the Makeup Maniac is going cold turkey in a bid to find out whether less really is more >>>

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The Makeup Maniac: Does your makeup earn its keep?

April 3rd 2014 / Anna Hunter

Women spend thousands in their lifetime on their makeup. Anna Hunter finds the products that work the hardest >>>

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The Makeup Maniac comes clean

March 27th 2014 / Anna Hunter

Anna Hunter introduces her new column, Makeup Maniac and confesses to a rather serious case of beauty hoarding >>>

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