Beauty Standards

Why, in 2019, are tabloids still accusing women of ‘letting themselves go’?

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Megan Murray
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    This is why Instagram may hide your like count

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    This fitness influencer is calling on her industry to make a big change

  • Jameela Jamil tackles society's attitude towards ageing
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    Jameela Jamil just nailed the real problem with society’s attitude towards ageing

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Stop saying Stacey Solomon is flaunting her “postpartum body”: it’s just her body

A woman sharing a “normal” photo of herself in a bikini shouldn’t be this ground-breaking.

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Megan Murray
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Jameela Jamil Stylist guest edit
People

Introducing Stylist’s very special guest editor: Jameela Jamil

Jameela Jamil has taken the helm for the fifth of Stylist's 10th anniversary guest edits – here’s what to expect.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Blake Lively just reminded us of the art of an imperfect photo

A throwback to a time before heavy self-censorship

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Anna Brech
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People

This is why Lucy Mountain really, really wants you to delete that retouching app

We spoke to the fitness influencer about taking the power away from unrealistic beauty standards.

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Megan Murray
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Misogynist claims women shouldn’t wear lipstick to work, is promptly schooled by Twitter

We can't believe we're still dealing with this in 2019.

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People

Why Jameela Jamil’s new Good Place poster is such a big deal

“We have to stop setting standards for others that we ourselves don’t even meet.”

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Lauren Geall
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People

Jesy Nelson has an important message for every woman battling self-hatred

The singer's willingness to hold up her biggest insecurities to the light and move past them is part of a changing tide for women.

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Megan Murray
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People

Plus-size model Felicity Hayward on why you should love your stretch marks

“They are your tiger stripes, baby”

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Anna Brech
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Life

Instagram hides like count in groundbreaking self-esteem trial

Platform hopes to "remove the pressure" on young people's posts

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Anna Brech
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Life

The best advice on how to love your body and fight against beauty standards, by Reddit users

Well, we needed to hear that

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Megan Murray
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Beauty

The new beauty rules we should actually follow

There are no do's and don'ts

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Lauren Geall
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This is the empowering reason why Tyra Banks is changing her name

The iconic supermodel is back – but not as we know her

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Fashion

"Tiny" designer sample dresses cause women to starve themselves: Jameela Jamil

The activist and presenter is calling for greater sizing diversity

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Anna Brech
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Life

Society expects women to do EVERYTHING – as this genius Twitter thread shows

Burden of gender expectation laid bare in brilliant viral chat

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Anna Brech
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Beauty

Virgin Atlantic crew no longer have to wear make-up – but it's hardly a victory for feminism

Airline's change in grooming policy prompts questions over gender discrimination

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Anna Brech
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Jodie Whittaker as the Doctor
People

Jodie Whittaker was once told to get fillers

“I wouldn't change my forehead for the world,” she said

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Emily Baker
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Life

“Empowering? The #10yearchallenge is fuelling our obsession with beauty ideals“

It sends out the wrong message in a surface-level world

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Anna Brech
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People

Airbrushing is a crime against women and should be banned, says Jameela Jamil

Actor says practice is anti-feminist and fat-phobic

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Anna Brech
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Why Carey Mulligan said no to Botox (aged just 23)

The actor faced off against Hollywood ideals

Beauty

“Why MAC’s recent Instagram post is a triumph for hairy women like me”

The refreshing post challenges the warped perception of beauty we usually see on social media.

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Hanna Ibraheem
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