Self-care

  • Life

    Feeling anxious and stressed? Try these therapeutic self-care podcasts

  • People

    Emily Atack talks loneliness, self-love and why she’s over trying to be perfect

  • Sophie Tanner's self-wedding vow renewals
    People

    "Four years ago I married myself – and now I've renewed my sologamy vows"

Latest Stories

People

Lizzo’s best quotes are here to remind you to always love yourself

The trailblazing body positive singer is full of wisdom on the subjects that matter the most.

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Long Reads

“Why looking after plants is the ultimate form of self-care”

“Of all the things I’ve dabbled in, it’s horticulture that brings me the most heady feeling of calm”

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Kat Poole
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Lucy Mangan has a message for those smug people who always wake up early

"Early birds aren't top of the pecking order," insists late-riser Lucy Mangan.

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Lucy Mangan
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Kindfulness

The best health and wellbeing subscription boxes for self-care

Treat yourself to a little monthly day-brightener

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Megan Murray
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“Self-care is absolutely essential”: black female professors offer advice to the next generation

How to cope with racism and prejudice in higher education

Life

This company’s surprising Mother’s Day message has gone viral, for all the right reasons

There’s a reason Bloom & Wild is trending on Twitter right now

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Sarah Shaffi
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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06: Singer/songwriter Ariana Grande attends the Billboard's 13th Annual Women in Music event at Pier 36 on December 6, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
People

Ariana Grande opens up about how she’s “still healing”

The singer has revealed she wasn't sure she was ready to tour

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Sarah Shaffi
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People

The beautiful lesson we can learn from Dove Cameron’s most recent Twitter exchange with fans

"Here is some advice from someone I know, I hope it helps"

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Sarah Shaffi
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People

How Taylor Swift helped Lupita Nyong’o through a hard time in her life

The actress’ self care routine involves Shake It Off and dance parties

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Kayleigh Dray in the cinema alone
Life

“Why going to the cinema alone is my favourite form of self-care”

Show this to the next person who calls you a weirdo for booking that cinema trip for one.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kindfulness

QUIZ: How kind are you really being to yourself?

Are you a friend or foe?

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Susan Devaney
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Ariana Grande’s vow to stay single is the self-care trend we need in 2019

She’s planning on taking care of number one this year.

People

Fearne Cotton’s 6-step guide to practising self-care at Christmas

From prioritising yourself to letting go of guilt, these simple tips will soothe your soul this festive season

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Sarah Shaffi
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Life

Baths, books and being alone: 15 remarkable women on how they do self-care

Emma Watson, Meghan Markle, Michelle Obama and more share their tips for unwinding after a hard day.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Why Adowa Aboah’s podcast is our new favourite feminist must-listen

Subscribe now or risk missing out

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Stylist Team
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Kindfulness

“What I learned from taking a proper lunch break every day for a week”

Taking time away from your desk is a crucial part of self-care – but unlearning bad office habits can be harder than expected.

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Moya Crockett
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Kindfulness

The books to reread when you’re feeling stressed, as chosen by the Stylist team

“I still pick up my battered copy whenever I need a moment of calm.”

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Moya Crockett
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Long Reads

16 women on why self-care is so important to them

It's about so much more than bubble baths

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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“Why we need to change how we talk about self care”

Does the term 'self care' trivialise mental illness?

Life

Here’s how self-care is already influencing 2019’s interior trends

The hot-list of paint colours has been announced, and it's soothing tones all the way

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Megan Murray
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