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Why are women still dealing with comments about their looks while working from home?

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    What She Loves: feminist illustrator Florence Given shares her current obsessions

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    Eva Mendes just nailed why Instagram can be such a “hurtful” platform for women

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    Eva Mendes just perfectly summed up why women shouldn’t be ashamed of their age

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Life

Meet the salon owner taking a symbolic stand against gossip magazines

“The unfair press and negativity bred in these magazines is not healthy.”

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Lauren Geall
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Why we should all try going makeup free in 2020
Life

Why we should all try going make-up free in 2020

According to new research, 44% of women feel vulnerable about how they look without make-up.

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Lauren Geall
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People

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

As wellness coach Danni Tabor has pointed out in her now viral Instagram post, we should have moved on from this by now.

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Megan Murray
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A woman using her phone.
Life

This is why Instagram may hide your like count

The network is rolling out its experiment to block like figures worldwide.

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Anna Brech
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Megan Murray
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This fitness influencer is calling on her industry to make a big change

“We want less of that skinny tea (that just gives you diarrhea)”

Jameela Jamil tackles society's attitude towards ageing
People

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

Everyone take note.

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Lauren Geall
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People

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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Blake Lively at Paris Fashion Week
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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Life

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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Megan Murray
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Lauren Geall
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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.”

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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A woman using a mobile phone
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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Tyra Banks on the red carpet at the American music awards
People

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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Lauren Geall
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Anna Brech
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"Tiny" designer sample dresses cause women to starve themselves: Jameela Jamil

The activist and presenter is calling for greater sizing diversity

A woman does her make-up and checks her computer
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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