Life Lessons

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    Relationships

    A therapist’s guide to curbing your people-pleasing habit once and for all

  • Joan McDonald standing on a swing set in activewear.
    Strength

    A 74-year-old fitness influencer shares her most important life lessons

  • Helen McCrory at the premiere of A Little Chaos in 2015
    People

    Helen McCrory on marriage, the spotlight and being a role model to her children

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Stylist & Smartpurse Money Rally
Money

Learn how to build healthy financial habits for the future at Stylist’s Money Rally

Reset your mindset around money and banish financial fears with panels and practical workshops

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Stylist Team
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Sophie Ellis-Bextor
Podcasts

Sophie Ellis-Bextor recalls the “horrible” failure she experienced in her career

“It felt absolutely horrible...”

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Hollie Richardson
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Books

Stylist magazine: books published by Stylist magazine

Life lessons shared by remarkable women on love, loss, friends and more.

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Stylist Team
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Nobody Told Me podcast with Vick Hope.
Podcasts

Vick Hope: “Nobody told me... the importance of being alone”

The radio host is the latest guest on the Nobody Told Me podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Christobel Hastings
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5 ways to be happy on your own, according to a therapist

Get comfortable with your own company...

Life

These are the emotional ups and downs of surrogacy, according to experts

Plus, one woman's story of how her best friend carried her baby

In partnership with
Clinique
Life

How to be your authentic self to succeed at work, according to a career coach

Is it possible to bring your true self to work?

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Clinique
Fashion

“Stella Tennant was a supermodel who showed women the beauty of being different”

A muse of multitudes.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

How to navigate cultural expectations, according to an expert

Getting the balance right can be tricky

In partnership with
Clinique
Happy single woman
Life

Why 2021 is the year to embrace the joy of being average

It might be worth focusing on contentment and recovery next year, and accepting the beauty in mediocrity.

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Eleanor Ross
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Life

How to process sadness in a healthy way, according to a psychologist

And why it's ok to feel it from Bryony Gordon

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Clinique
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Lauren Geall
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How to productively learn from all the wild things that have happened this year

Not sure what you learnt in 2020? Try asking yourself these 5 questions.

Illustration of woman's leg chained to heart inside a bear trap
Life

4 clear signs that you’re in a relationship with the wrong person

Have you got a nagging feeling in the pit of your stomach?

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Nell Frizzell
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Life

5 ways we can all be more inclusive, according to an expert

Positive change means being proactive

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Clinique
Life

5 practical ways to turn around a tough experience, according to an expert

Life getting you down? Here are some ways to get back on your feet.

In partnership with
Clinique
Tina Turner
People

Tina Turner just shared her tried-and-tested tip for dealing with comparison culture

She talked about “polishing your life’s mirror”.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hocus Pocus / Rex Features
Life

Sisters, here are 18 life lessons we learned from Hocus Pocus

This Halloween classic is packed to the cauldron-brim with strong female characters, subversive feminism and #girlpower life lessons.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Feeling flat
Opinion

Feeling emotionally flat? Don’t worry, you’re not alone

Life coach Leanne Evans gives us her top tips

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Felicity Thistlethwaite
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Kayleigh Dray
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Gilmore Girls turns 20: all the lessons we learned from the ultimate feelgood show

From relationships, to feminism, and beyond.

Rihanna just reminded us to be less humble, be more RiRi
People

Rihanna just reminded us to be less humble, be more RiRi

We need to go out into the world and crank up the volume as loud as we possibly can – just like Rihanna does.

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Kayleigh Dray
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