Sunday, March 24, 2019

AGE APPROPRIATE DRESSING Is it relevant anymore?

Mutton dressed as lamb. Lamb dressed as mutton. Age appropriate dressing. What does it even mean any more? The whole charade has been blown...

THE BEAUTY MYTH Selena Gomez’ hits back after bikini body scrutiny

We talk about sexism but aren’t women the worst offenders when it comes to breaking ourselves up into body parts to be judged and...

BEYONCÉ STRIPPED On betrayal, heartbreak and feeling neglected

In an age where all you need is a big bum, a brass neck and a contouring kit to secure world fame, there’s comfort...

CHRISTINA AGUILERA How wearing no makeup has become a political statement

Is it ever a good thing to be described as ‘unrecognisable’ without your makeup on? This week that’s how pop star Christina Aguilera has...

ESCHEWING CONSUMERISM? Why it’s near impossible with Instagram Ads profiling

Honestly! I don’t want to be a fashion idiot, slavishly following trends and consuming fast fashion without so much of a whisper as to...

HOLY GUACAMOLE! The vegans are coming! Why 2018 is the gamechanger for veganism

2018 may be the year veganism goes mainstream but be warned if you’ve just entered a new relationship or work in an open plan...

WOMEN SUPPORTING WOMEN? From Jameela Jamil’s Kardashians rant to Coleen and Kim’s Loose Women...

Now where were we…oh yes…women doing a shabby job at supporting…wait for it…other women. Oh dear. Those naughty ladies have been misbehaving this week....

EXTREME BEAUTY Our guide to the biggest bridal beauty trends of the year

In the age of social media beauty standards, preparing for your Big Day has a new layer of pressure. From a deep tan to...

SELF LOVE It’s the most trust worthy of them all

Valentine’s Day: A reminder of just how unloved/unlovable you are? A Hallmark charade to coerce you into rosemantic submission? A sign of how useless...

A BIT MUCH? Jennifer Lawrence and that awkward moment with Joanna Lumley at the...

Inside jokes don’t really work on large audiences with raging Twitter accounts, do they? ‘The ravishing’ Jennifer Lawrence learned that lesson the hard way...