Long Reads

All of the long form articles from Stylist to bookmark and read on your commute

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    We want to try Jennifer Aniston’s morning routine, immediately

  • grace millane
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    Grace Millane’s murder exposed a disturbing trend for putting women’s sex lives on trial

  • gwyneth-paltrow
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    Gwyneth Paltrow’s advice on clean sleeping is genuinely useful

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Russell Brand is right – we need to talk more openly about suicide

“The line then that separates people who kill themselves and people that don’t is vague and uncertain, it is a line within each of us, not between us.”

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Mary-Jane Wiltsher
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“Why it’s time to show vegans more respect in the workplace”

The Vegan Society has published a list of suggestions to help employers support vegans in the workplace.

Posted by
Alessia Armenise
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“I’m grateful for the body positivity movement, but I still want to lose weight”

In this body positive age, dieting has become a dirty word.

Posted by
Katie Antoniou
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Holidays-2020
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“This is why you shouldn’t take any photographs on your next holiday”

Rosita Boland never takes a camera with her when she travels. Here's why.

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Rosita Boland
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Alexandra Jones
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“30 things I still don’t know, despite being 30”

The milestone age of turning 30 should really come with an instruction manual.

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“A friend told me I was ‘draining’ when struggling with my mental health”

Needing support with your mental health does not make you a burden.

Posted by
Jenny Haward
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The coronavirus has exposed an undercurrent of racism towards Asian people

The first violent hate crime linked to the coronavirus outbreak has been reported in the UK.

Posted by
Yuan Ren
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Kindness
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6 easy ways to be a kinder person in 2020

New research has shown that being kind could even help us live longer.

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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This is how you can help end tampon tax, once and for all

Now that we’ve left the EU, it’s time to crack on with one of the government’s most important pledges – ending tampon tax.

Posted by
Laura Coryton
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“Why looking after house plants is the ultimate form of self-care”

Caring for house plants has been proven to reduce stress and boost mood.

Posted by
Kat Poole
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speed dating
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This dating trend will remind you how fun it is to be single

Bored of dating apps? This could be the solution.

Posted by
Jessica Morgan
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Lucy Fry
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“I have a wife and a girlfriend”: is polyamory the biggest dating trend for 2020?

Can you love more than one person at once? Charting the surprising rise of polyamory in 2020.

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12 genuinely useful pieces of advice that might just change your life

Wise words to inspire you to move on to bigger and better things.

Posted by
Christobel Hastings
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domestic-violence
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“I am a survivor of domestic abuse. This is my story”

Warning: this story might be difficult to read.

Posted by
Stylist Team
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eco-anxiety
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Do you have eco anxiety? These 8 simple tips can help

An expert offers her advice for dealing with feelings of anxiety and fear around climate change.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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not getting married
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“Do we really need to get married to have a committed relationship?”

Fewer women than ever are getting married in the UK, with the number of married women dropping below 50%.

Posted by
Caroline Corcoran
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8 of the most comforting podcasts to listen to if you feel lonely

Loneliness affects us all. Whether you need some company in the middle of the night or to know you're not alone in grief, find a comforting podcast here.

Posted by
Jess Denham
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what is hpv
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Everything you ever wanted to know about HPV (and everything you didn’t)

The HPV vaccine could reduce the risk of developing cervical cancer by a third. But what is HPV?

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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Hollie Richardson
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“Why does couple privilege punish me for being single?”

“Every single day, I notice the practical things in life that are literally easier and cheaper to do when you’re in a relationship.”

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“I lived with my ex for a year – and I don’t regret it”

Nine million Brits have ended up living with an ex after a breakup, but what is the reality of cohabiting with someone you need to move on from?

Posted by
Natasha Gregson
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