Because Beauty Matters

Welcome to the World of Beauty

Hi! My name is Olivia Miller and this is my domain. I have long had an interest in the world of beauty and cosmetics. This website has been created to help inspire interest and provide insight into how to take care of your skin and keep yourself looking beautiful every day. They say that beauty is only skin deep and though this is certainly true, it can also be said that you feel your best when you look your best. The number of factors that dictate the way we look on the outisde and feel on the outside is huge. The World of Beauty is here to introduce some of these factors to you. From advice on cosmetics to dietry plans, you will find out all you need to know right here.

Tennis fans wear face masks during hazardous air pollution as they watch the women's singles semi-finals match at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing on October 5, 2013

High pollution levels hit Beijing at Golden Week's close

A cloud of pollution descended over Beijing at the weekend, shrouding the city and its famous cultural landmarks in a thick haze amid a US warning against physical activity outdoors.

A new born baby takes his mother's finger after delivery, on September 17, 2013 at the Lens hospital, northern France

Method for 'designer babies' in the ethical spotlight

European bioethicists raised the red flag Thursday over an American patent for a method that could allow people to choose genetic traits like eye colour in children sired from donor eggs or sperm.

Chinese firefighters in full protective suits spray hornets' nests at a park in Xian, on October 19, 2002

'Killer hornets' kill 42 in China

Swarms of hornets have killed 42 people in northwestern China in recent months, state media said Thursday, as temperatures rise and development drives the stinging insects into cities.

Cosmetics

  • L'Oreal, posts a 5.2 percent rise in net profit for the first half of the year and confirmed its target for 2013

    L’Oreal posts profit rise in first half

    L’Oreal, the world’s top cosmetics company, on Thursday posted a 5.2 percent rise in net profit for the first half of the year and confirmed its target for 2013.

  • A Japanese cosmetic maker Kanebo stand is shown in a shop in Tokyo in 2004

    Japan’s Kanebo recalls cosmetics over skin stain fears

    Japanese cosmetics maker Kanebo on Thursday announced it was recalling 54 skin whitening products from all over Asia because of fears they could cause white patches and uneven colouring.

  • Woman with beautiful skin

    The Best Cosmetics for Aging Skin

    The best cosmetics for aging skin are those that combat the signs of aging while also supporting healthy and even skin tone. Products should be effective in fighting against things like pigmentation, pore enlargement, wrinkles, fine lines, uneven tone, redness, age spots and dryness. They should also supply the skin with enough essential vitamins and [...]

  • Natural Beauty

    The Subtle Art of Make-Up Application

    Applying make-up is a skill that requires an understanding of what looks best for different looks, face shapes, ages and color schemes. So many people pile on layers of foundation under a mask of eye-shadow, blusher, lipstick, mascara and eyeliner, seemingly thinking that the more make-up they have on – the better. In fact, it [...]