About The Beauty Hunter

Beauty Hunter is the beauty musings of former Beauty Editor Melinda Ayre. It began in 2011 has a space for Melinda to continue her signature brand of beauty journalism while on maternity leave. Beauty Hunter is now dedicated to hunting for beauty in the minutiae of daily life. It features beauty product reviews, trend pieces and expert interviews and is slowly expanding to include musings on inner beauty too.

Melinda Ayre

About Melinda Ayre

Melinda Ayre is a Sydney-based health and beauty journalist with 16 years experience in print and digital media. She has written for many top publications and is currently Associate Producer of Honey – the lifestyle destination of nine.com.au Before that she was the Beauty and Grooming Editor for Women’s Health, Men’s Health and Prevention Magazines.
Melinda gained recognition back in 2005 with her popular newspaper beauty column in
body+soul, The Sunday Telegraph and has fronted the television and social advertising campaign for Designer Brands Cosmetics as their ambassador.
Highly creative, she is also an experienced art director, having executed social media campaigns,
e-books and videos for various brands and also art directed publications such as Woman’s Day Magazine and the body+soul liftout.
She has a Bachelor of Business Communications from the Queensland University of Technology.


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