Moya Crockett

Moya is Contributing Women’s Editor at stylist.co.uk and Deputy Editor of Stylist Loves, Stylist's daily email newsletter. Carrying a bottle of hot sauce on her person at all times is one of the many traits she shares with both Beyoncé and Hillary Clinton.

  • Opinion

    Protests outside abortion clinics are getting worse. Politicians must take action

  • contraceptive-shortages-uk-pill-loestrin-cilest-synphase-noriday-norimin-sayana
    Life

    It’s time to get angry about the UK’s contraception scandal

  • Stressed woman
    Careers

    6 ways to deal with deadline stress

Latest Stories

Why self-control actually has surprisingly little to do with willpower
Life

Why self-control actually has little to do with willpower

Psychologists reveal the science behind self-restraint.

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: how to help the British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Tehran.
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How to help Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British woman imprisoned in Iran

Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been held in Iran for over three years. Here’s what Stylist readers can do to support her.

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Life

Saying a woman can’t defeat Trump is about sexism. But it’s also about fear

Bernie Sanders’ alleged remarks to Elizabeth Warren reveal anxiety, as well as misogyny.

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Women who became single in their 30s and 40s reveal what they learned

“I was told I was boring and old. In reality, I’m none of those things.”

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Why it’s 100% OK to take it easy at work during the first week of January

Don’t be tricked into thinking you have to have your shit together – because no one else does, either.

Careers

Doing this each morning will make you more enthusiastic about work

Are you struggling to get back in the professional zone after Christmas? This simple strategy could be the answer.

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Books

The most uplifting literary lines for a fresh start to the year

These inspiring lines will help you feel steadier as the new year begins.

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Food

The alcoholic drinks that are most and least likely to give you a hangover

For New Year partying minus the excess pain and baggage.

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Life

This fascinating research shows writing thank you notes can actually boost wellbeing

Letters of gratitude really do make a difference.

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Life

13 soothing podcasts to help you nod off in no time

From ancient myths and legends to modern Hollywood mysteries...

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Life

How to avoid getting lumbered with all the domestic labour this Christmas

Ah, Christmas: a time of jollity, feasting and a disproportionate amount of domestic grunt work for women. Want to avoid the drudgery? Here’s how.

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How to recover if you cry at work

It happens to the best of us. Here’s how to bounce back

Life

6 women on what it’s like to canvass for a political party for the first time

“One person shouted ‘traitor’ at me, but I’ve learned that people are generally nice.”

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Fashion

“This mindful shopping hack calmed my anxiety around getting dressed”

It started with me feeling unable to get dressed, and ended with me feeling more in control of my wardrobe than ever.

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Life

Why men don’t message first on Tinder, according to science

Researchers set out to discover why men and women use dating apps differently

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The supreme court has rejected Adnan Syed’s claim for a retrial

His attorney has said they are “deeply disappointed” by the ruling.

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Long Reads

How worried should we be about abuse pushing women out of politics?

Nineteen female MPs have stepped down ahead of the general election. Abuse has been cited as a major factor – so how concerned should we be?

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Gender pay gap 2019
Life

Sick of reading about the gender pay gap? Here’s what to do about it

New ONS data shows women in Britain are still paid significantly less than men on average. It’s all too easy to become jaded – so how can we stay fired up?

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As Northern Ireland decriminalises abortion, let’s celebrate the women who got us here

From grassroots activists to women who faced prosecution for having abortions, we should pay tribute to those who helped make history.

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Life

Modern Love review: best essays and episodes from the new Amazon series

The new series exploring love and relationships has finally landed.

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