Self-esteem

Self-esteem, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • A woman with low self-esteem
    Life

    Has your self-esteem taken a hit during lockdown? Here’s how to handle it

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

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

  • A woman sat on a bed
    Life

    Are you a perfectionist? This is how to stop it from controlling your life

Latest Stories

Katy Perry and Taylor Swift
People

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

We need to change how we talk about women in the public eye.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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A woman smiling
Life

Self-compassion is the simple approach to happiness we could all benefit from

Because being kind to yourself has a bigger impact than you might think.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
A woman being bullied
Life

How to stop relying on external validation

A psychologist explains how to loosen the grip of this damaging mental habit.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
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.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Lauren Geall
Published

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

Because every woman deserves to pursue her career goals.

Relationships: is social media fuelling discontent in our relationships?
Life

Is social media destroying your relationships? Stylist investigates

As it turns out, comparison really is the thief of joy.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Women are feeling the strain of stress in the work place.
Careers

Research shows your bullying boss will face the consequences

A gratifying study has found bad bosses will always get their comeuppance. This is how.

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
1 in 3 women follow influencers on social media even though they make them feel worse about themselves
Life

1 in 3 women continue to follow influencers who make them feel worse about themselves

Here’s why that’s a problem.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Why we should all try going makeup free in 2020
Life

Why we should all try going make-up free in 2020

According to new research, 44% of women feel vulnerable about how they look without make-up.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Comparison culture by hurrah for gin
Life

How comparison culture is taking a toxic toll on our self-esteem

“I know that the comparison game is a dangerous one, but it’s one I cannot help playing.“

Posted by
Alix Walker
Published
Life

The self-love letter writing exercise everyone should try

Do you need reminding on everything you've achieved?

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
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Lauren Geall
Published

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

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

How to help an insecure partner: ask them how their day was.
Life

The one question we should ask our partners every single day

This surprisingly simple move could better your relationship.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Jameela Jamil
People

Jameela Jamil: “A letter to my inner bully”

Our guest editor pens a letter to her harshest critic

Posted by
Jameela Jamil
Published
Blake Lively at Paris Fashion Week
People

Blake Lively just reminded us of the art of an imperfect photo

A throwback to a time before heavy self-censorship

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
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.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
People

Jennifer Garner just summed up the problem with the word pretty

The actress says the word was always banned in her house, and it made a world of different to her self-esteem.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
Published
People

Brie Larson’s surprising recipe for superhero-level confidence

Who better to ask about self-empowerment than the real-life Captain Marvel?

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
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Kayleigh Dray
Published

Why this man’s surprising response to a Reddit #AskWomen thread has gone viral

“I’m not ‘mansplaining’ or trying to discount how you might feel – I’m offering a perspective that might help…”

People

“It’s important to push past feelings of self-doubt. Just ask Emma Stone”

Stone says she had to overcome serious insecurities to take on one of her biggest roles. We should all follow her lead.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published