Break-ups

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Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson attend the BOSS fashion show during the Milan Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2020 - 2021 on February 23, 2020 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images for Hugo Boss )

Cara Delevingne wants you to “stop hating on” Ashley Benson, right now

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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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History’s most powerful and poignant break-up letters

“I shall miss you with passion and wild regret”

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Jessie J’s self-care advice is a vital read for anyone nursing a broken heart

“Walk away from people or situations that trigger parts of you that are unhealthy,” advises Jessie J.

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Why asking for closure after a breakup can benefit you both

Relationship breakdowns are painful, but finding closure can help you both heal more quickly.

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Why we need to stop feeling sorry for Jessie J after her split from Channing Tatum

The singer knows that there is so much more to life than relationships, and it’s time we respect that.

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Time to break up? Here’s 4 surefire signs you’re dating the wrong person

Forget finding The One – spotting Not-The-Ones is a much more valuable skill, says Nell Frizzell.

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The real reason we stay in relationships that are bad for us

It’s time to take off those rose-tinted glasses…

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Megan Murray
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The key question you should ask before staying friends with your ex

Separate want from need in freeing yourself from emotional wreckage.

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Anna Brech
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FKA Twigs’ reflections on her exes perfectly sum up why break-ups can be empowering

Her comments are a must-read for anyone going through a separation.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Selena Gomez’s new song is a self-love anthem for anyone healing after a break-up

The singer has released a new track, and fans think it's her final goodbye to Justin Bieber.

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Jessica Rapana
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Laverne Cox just taught us an essential lesson about self-care after a break-up

This the best advice for anyone going through a relationship breakdown.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Adele’s post about self-validation resonates with us all

Singer shares poignant message about adversity and growth on her 31st birthday

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Gwyneth Paltrow's loving message to her ex Chris Martin is a lesson in break-up dignity

The actor takes the high road, in a moving birthday tribute

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Anna Brech
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People

Anna Faris and Chris Pratt texted about his engagement and it’s so healthy

These two are giving a masterclass in how to be friends with an ex

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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“The online reaction to Chris Pratt’s new engagement is seriously disappointing”

Everyone is happy and all parties involved have moved on. Why can’t the Internet come terms with that?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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What happens to your sense of style after a life-changing event?

Why it’s normal for your taste to evolve after going through a break up or moving cities

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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John Legend tried to break up with Chrissy Teigen and she just said no

Another lesson in getting what you want, courtesy of Chrissy Teigen

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Science says this is how to get over a break up

Because how many Celine Dion power ballads can we really perfect?

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Jasmine Andersson
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Revealed: the number one reason that women break up with their partner

The truth hurts

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“You were my best friend”: watch the heart-breaking #HurtBae video

“I did everything… I had sex with other girls. I did everything.”

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Amy Lewis
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