Style and beauty


Want to know why everyone's raving over the Mumsnet scarf? What's the Babyliss Big Hair, and why is it legend? And are Crocs ever OK?

Find out all this and more, from maternity clothing to budget mascaras, MNers' most loved products, make-up and hair tutorials, and what to wear to a wedding.

Best hand creams

hand cream

If you're suffering from dry, chapped or sore skin on your hands, check out this selection of five of the best affordable hand creams, as recommended by Mumsnetters.

Party make-up tutorial

Lisa Aldridge

Video: Top make-up expert Lisa Eldridge has filmed a step-by-step guide to achieving a fresh and flawless party look exclusively for Mumsnet.

Haircuts and hairstyles

Milk Maid

From a DIY haircut (trust us) to how-to videos showing you more complicated updos for you and your children, we have all your hair needs covered.

How to measure your bra size

Are you in need of a bra intervention? Badly fitting bras is the perennial topic of discussion on our Style and Beauty boards, and affects more women than you think. We've rounded up advice from the ladies in the know. 

Maternity wear guide

Just because you're pregnant doesn't mean you have to sacrifice your style. Here's everything you need to know about maternity clothes, from bump bands to empire line dresses. 

Mumsnet Swears By

swears by

We know you can't be on Mumsnet 24/7 but you will run the risk of missing out on some cracking style discussions. Sign up to our weekly Swears By newsletter and that way you'll always be kept up to date on what Mumsnetters really rate.

Make-up dos and duds

touche eclat

Found the most perfect foundation? Or were you disappointed by your latest make-up purchase? Share your best buys and products to avoid by adding your own beauty reviews.

Webchats and Q&As

Gok Wan at Mumsnet HQ

Fashion gurus and skin care experts have dispensed style balm and expert advice.

Last updated: 10-Dec-2014 at 11:40 AM