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    “I’m a savvy, cynical millennial – but telephone scammers still robbed me of every penny”

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    “Gaslighting and harassment: Love Island raises vital issues but we need to handle them better”

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    This £39 Zara dress is absolutely everywhere - and this is the psychology making you want it

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Life

Pride 2019: four women share their very different experiences of ‘coming out’

“Coming out out is the hardest thing I have ever done”

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Stylist Team
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Long Reads

Why music is vital for my mental health

Meet my therapists: Beyonce, Lizzo and Lauryn Hill

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Meena Alexander
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Long Reads

“The reality of being a middle-class cocaine addict”

“I’d buy whatever my dealer would deliver, barking down the phone to the driver if he kept me waiting in the rain.”

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Anonymous
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“I survived a mass shooting - but I will never get over the trauma”

Emma McMahon, 25, tells of the psychological impact of surviving a mass shooting

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Lydia Smith
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Lauren Clark
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Can online therapy ever replace face-to-face counselling?

Digital therapy is on the rise as an affordable and convenient way to access counselling, but does it work? One woman shares her experience.

Long Reads

Sleep Diaries: our picture editor shares her 11-step eco-friendly bedtime beauty regime

Great for your face, your sleep and the planet.

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Natasha Preskey
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Long Reads

“This is what starting again at 27 taught me about being an adult”

This is what it's like to start from scratch when it seems like your friends have it all figured out.

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Kat Poole
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What it's like to rediscover sex after having chemotherapy for breast cancer

This is what it's like to date again after having cancer.

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Natasha Preskey
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How ditching the 9-5 and moving to South America cured my quarter-life crisis

This is how you can do the same.

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Sinead Mulhern
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We find it harder than ever to make decisions in 2018 - but why?

Should 'Pret or Leon' really be this hard?

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Lauren Bravo
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What the return of Sabrina and Charmed says about feminism in 2018

Exploring the link between witchcraft and fourth wave feminism.

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Sarah Assenti
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Stylist Team
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How #MeToo has affected our daily lives: Five women share their stories

Five women recount how a global movement has affected their day-to-day lives.

Long Reads

Stylist Sleep Diaries: an anxiety expert reveals her relaxing 7-step bedtime routine

A hypnotherapist explains how she gets in the right mindset for sleep.

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Natasha Preskey
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Life

What happened when I tried Goop’s weirdest treatments

Sex bark, vaginal steaming and LED face masks: oh my!

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Alix Walker
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Long Reads

Why 2018 will be the year we discover the luxury of waiting

This is why patience is the hottest new trend going

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Long Reads

Understanding the real problem with dating apps

There’s a gap between how millennials would like to meet a partner, compared to the way they’re actually going about it

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Girl holds film camera to take a picture
Long Reads

This filmmaker said photography is dead. He’s wrong

Wim Wenders thinks smartphones have devalued the art of taking a photo. He’s sorely mistaken.

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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People

Miss Universe GB: “We need to celebrate all skin shades as beautiful”

The first black woman to win Miss Universe Great Britain talks to Stylist about legacies, feminism and why Beyoncé's 'Halo' was so important to her win

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Why Now That’s What I Call Music is the one album that will never die

As NOW celebrates its 100th release, five women explain their love of the iconic double disc

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Juno Dawson: It’s time to put an end to transphobic abuse

"We’ve worked really hard and sacrificed a lot to be who we are"

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Juno Dawson
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