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Katy Perry and Taylor Swift

The latest Katy Perry and Taylor Swift reports have underlined a big problem

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Kayleigh Dray
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Latest Stories

A woman speaking
Life

The public speaking guide for people who hate public speaking

Make an unavoidable task a little easier with these confidence boosting tips.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

4 reasons why it’s OK to be quiet in meetings at work

It’s time to reject the idea that you need to be loud to be successful.

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Anna Brech
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A woman at work
Careers

How to put yourself forward at work, according to a career expert

Because every woman deserves to pursue her career goals.

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Lauren Geall
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Imposter syndrome: seeking support outside of your professional circle could help you to battle feelings of self-doubt.
Life

This simple hack could help you to keep your imposter syndrome in check

When feelings of self-doubt begin to arise, the types of people we turn to can make a difference.

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Lauren Geall
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Felicity Morse
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How to say no when you are a lifelong people pleaser

You may have always been the 'nice' one, but it's time to start putting yourself first.

Deborah Frances-White
People

Deborah Frances-White on how to overcome our fear of judgement

“You just turn the consciousness around, and redirect it.”

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Lauren Geall
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Self-sabotage
Life

Why do we self-sabotage? Science could have the answer

There’s an innate reason why we sometimes become our own worst enemy.

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Lauren Geall
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Beauty

‘How I learned to love my teeth’

From braces to bike rides

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Pronamel
Angelina Jolie
People

Angelina Jolie’s words on self-acceptance are highly relatable and reassuring

She spoke at the Maleficent premiere.

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Hollie Richardson
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Fashion

How feel-good fashion became the ultimate trend of 2019

From colourful dresses to eye-catching headgear, we explore the positive power of fashion.

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Stylist Team
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Ariana Grande singing on-stage at her Sweetener tour
People

Ariana Grande has a message for all those people saying she uses auto-tune

“With all due respect, I could do this in your living room.”

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Lauren Geall
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Lizzo’s VMAs performance is a masterclass in loving yourself

It was half dance routine, half TED Talk and all inspiration.

People

The brilliant way Kate Nash uses her imagination when she has a crisis of confidence

This method for boosting self-esteem is surprisingly simple.

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Megan Murray
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Compliments and anxiety
Long Reads

“How I learned to accept compliments with zero awkwardness”

Hypnotherapist Chloe Brotheridge used to shyly bat compliments away – but now she’s taught herself to accept them like a boss.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Face Equality Day: This is what it’s really like to live with a visible difference

Burns survivor Tulsi Vagjiani opens up about learning to love herself

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Jada Sezer talks catcalling, societal pressures and sweaty hot yoga sessions
People

Jada Sezer talks catcalling, societal pressures and sweaty hot yoga sessions

“I feel the most sexy that I’ve ever felt after a hot yoga class, it makes me feel super confident and like I’ve got my life all together”

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Michelle Elman
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Emily Atack
People

Emily Atack gets real about dealing with fat-shaming bullies on Twitter

"I won’t bow to a stranger who felt a desire to call me out on my double chins”

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Michelle Elman
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Iskra Lawrence
People

Iskra Lawrence gets real about being fat-shamed as a 14-year-old model

“I learned there was something wrong with my body and the size of it,” explains the model. “I didn’t like it and wanted to change it”.

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Michelle Elman
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Michelle Elman
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Nicola Roberts recalls being bullied as a child by her dance teacher

“I used to be hugely insecure about being pale,” says the Girls Aloud star.

Poorna Bell
People

Poorna Bell is sick and tired of the fitness industry’s sexist stereotypes

“Everything tells us that the main goal of fitness is to lose weight. It doesn’t tell you anything about ability or strength.”

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Michelle Elman
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