UPDATE | Natural Cycles, One Year On: Would You Rely On An Contraceptive …

HONEST THOUGHTS & A FULL REVIEW OF THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE A year ago today I sat down to research a new ‘contraceptive’ app that had been causing quite the controversy across social media. Natural Cycles was hailed as a hormone-free…

I Tried All The Fake Tans So You Don’t Have To

Having a tan makes me feel ten times more fabulous than my pasty natural self; I don’t feel self-conscious about my skin tone or worry enough to cover up, but I know having a subtle golden glow can make all…

What If Your Smear Test Shows Abnormal Results?

Attending your regular smear test can be unsettling enough, but waiting for the results can be even more so. It’s easy to get worked up and worry that the results may show something unexpected, but truth be told the majority…

Style: Dressing For Fun & Why I’m Not Down With A Capsule …

It took me a long time to find my personal style. Many years were spent attempting to squeeze myself into garments that didn’t work for my body shape, or forcing myself to adopt seasonal trends – even though I knew…

Will My Smear Test Hurt? Seven Ways To Minimise The Discomfort

Nobody would choose to spend a morning in the doctor’s surgery letting a stranger look at your nether regions, but those few minutes of embarrassment are totally worth it if they could potentially save a life. Smear tests are worryingly…

How Jo Malone London Are Nailing Fragrance Right Now (Plus The NEW ‘…

Some brands are just effortlessly chic; they know how to tap into our inner desires and demand a high price point simply for the privilege of having their bottles on your bathroom shelf. Pretty much everything they touch turns to…

Let’s Chat Chaffing, Chub Rub & Those Sweaty Uncomfortable Bits Between Your …

Sunshine may bring with it bigger smiles, boosted moods and wardrobes filled with cute summer dresses, but one of the downsides is undoubtedly the discomfort sweaty bodies can generate. Although I’ve been somewhat blessed in the curves department, come the…

Three Fabulous New Summer Scents For All Budgets (And How To Make …

What sums up the scent of summer for you? Maybe it’s the fragrance of sun tan lotion and pina coladas, or freshly cut grass and the heat of sun on your skin; it could be a cold glass of wine…

Nine NEW Beauty Products You’ll Want To Include In Your Routine …

I adore the new textures, colours and scents that come with the onset of the summer season; the beauty industry certainly doesn’t disappoint at this time of year, offering up a plethora of highly covetable products that we just can’t…

Three Simple Self-Care Routines, No Matter How Busy You Are (And The …

ADVERTORIAL FEATURE  Life has a habit of running away with us; it’s easy to get so wrapped up in our daily commitments that we forget to spend those little moments doing what we love, or simply taking care of our…

Everything You Need To Know About SPF, Sunscreen & Sun Protection This Summer

There’s something quite comforting about the warmth of the sun touching our skin; a hint of a sunkissed glow can help to boost confidence and radiate health, but us Brits do have a tendency to overdo it. Our shores don’t…

The First Weeks Of Summer (And A Reminder Not To Judge People’…

We’ve been having the most glorious sunshine in the UK these past few days, and the impact it seems to have on everyone’s mood is incredible. Happy people are bouncing down the street, hanging out in parks and demolishing as…