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If You're Suffering With Period Pain Or Endometriosis, These Next Steps Are Vital

By Katy Parker-Shorthouse

Here's Why Prince Charles & Prince Andrew's Parenting Styles Are *So* Different

Keeping up an air of mystery has long been a tactic used by the royal family. Until the Queen's grandchildren decided to open up about their relatives, that is. In recent years, Harry, William, Eugenie, and Beatrice have all spoken openly about…
By Lauren Sharkey

8 New Beauty Products Out This Week That You'll *Need* In Your Make-Up Bag

Another week, another excellent range of beauty drops. There’s nothing better than treating yourself to a little beauty treat after the end of a long and/or challenging week, and these new beauty products are not to be missed. This week there are…
By Rebecca Fearn

Science Says The Most Dangerous Type Of Dancing Is Actually Your Fave Workout

Base jumping, parkour, bull running, free climbing, and now... Zumba? Yep, that's right. Apparently, Zumba is actually quite dangerous. But don't worry, you can still enjoy the funky chicken (still zero casualties there), a quick floss, or even a…
By Emma Madden

Tanya Burr On Acting, Reese Witherspoon, & Why Therapy Is So "Life-Changing"

One of the things that's most striking about actress Tanya Burr is her sheer determination — her force of will. It radiates from her. It's fierce, refreshing, and totally without arrogance. Thanks to the openness with which she discusses the…
By Charlotte Owen

This Is How To Get Your Hands On *That* Magical Disney ColourPop Collection

If you've ever been to Disney World as an adult, you'll have experienced the sadness that comes with not being able to have a princess make-over at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique (believe me, I've been there). Thankfully, American cosmetic brand…
By Sophie McEvoy

Meghan & Kate's First Solo Outings As Royals Were SO Different, But It Makes Sense Why

When you first venture into a new aspect of your life, it can be pretty daunting. But I imagine that doesn't even begin to describe the feelings that the Duchesses of Cambridge and Sussex must have had when embarking on their first solo duties as…
By Sophie McEvoy

These Everyday Things Could Be Causing Your Headaches & It's So Unexpected

Who amongst us hasn't experienced a headache after a whole day in front of the computer, or a night dancing to music that's just a little too loud? It's fairly easy to identify the probable cause of a one-off headache, but if they're chronic, there…
By Emily Dixon

Sharing Birth Stories Online May Have Caused A Spike In This Little Known Phobia

For many expectant parents, the prospect of childbirth can be a daunting one. But some experience the fear more acutely, so much so that it becomes a phobia. Tocophobia — "a severe fear or dread of childbirth", according to the Guardian — is…
By Emily Dixon

You Won't Be Able To Take Your Eyes Off Lush's Creepy New Halloween Bath Bomb

It's almost the end of September which means only one thing: Christmas is on its way. Just kidding. Everyone knows that Halloween comes first. An exciting night for all (even if you are too old to go trick or treating), Halloween is the perfect time…
By Lauren Sharkey

I Finally Started Living On My Own & TBH, It's Been Pretty Brutal

Screams; screams of stress, screams of joy, screams of surprise. A lot of screams. Let me tell you what a hectic, cray AF emotional rollercoaster finally moving into my own place for the first time has been like. Formerly living in a big city, in…
By Aoife Hanna

There's A Scientific Reason So Many Women Suffer From IBS & It Explains So Much

Even if you don't have it yourself, you're likely to have heard of one person with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). A common factor linking many patients is their gender, with women making up two-thirds of IBS cases, according to experts. While…
By Lauren Sharkey

Eugenie & Beatrice's Relationship Differs To William & Harry's In A *Major* Way

The relationship between siblings can go one of two ways: either super close or incredibly distant. When it comes to the royal family, the former seems to be the most common. Princes William and Prince Harry, Zara and Peter Philips, and Princesses…
By Lauren Sharkey

These MAJOR Beauty Advent Calendars Are So Good They've Nearly Sold Out

For beauty addicts, Christmas time is not just about mince pies, carols, and decorating the tree. The highlight for us is in fact advent calendar season — and no, we're not talking about chocolate. Beauty advent calendars 2018 have been huge in…
By Rebecca Fearn

These Foods Might Help You Live Longer & You're Gonna Be So Delighted

Find your nearest scientist and bestow upon them a hearty high-five, because a new study has suggested that consuming beer, wine, and chocolate might increase your life expectancy (which you might want to explain to your baffled dentist, who you've…
By Emily Dixon

Here's How To Tell If You're Using The Ordinary's Cult Beauty Serums Correctly

The Ordinary (owned by Deciem, The Abnormal Beauty Company, which also owns brands such as NIOD and Fountain) has established itself firmly as one of the most talked-about skincare brands of our generation. With effective products at very…
By Rebecca Fearn

Science Says Cheese Could Actually Make You Live Longer, So Grab That Gouda

From Camembert to Gouda, Brie to Manchego, cheese might be my favourite thing of all. I don’t think it is any coincidence that the perfect partner for the best food in the world just so happens to be the best drink in the world — wine. Don’t judge…
By Alice Broster

You Can Get Paid £12k For Sleeping By Taking Part In This NASA Study

NASA are on the lookout for some volunteers for a certain kind of experiment. Whilst it doesn't involve you becoming a legit astronaut, it does include you making £12,000. Yes, you read that right; this NASA sleep study will pay you pretty…
By Sophie McEvoy

Winter Is Coming, So Get Cosy With These Afternoon Teas Serving 'GoT' Vibes

Winter is coming, people. And there's no better way to warm up than with a good cream tea. But wait a minute. Perhaps there is. Why not warm up with a Game of Thrones style afternoon tea? There are some seriously decent GoT inspired afternoon teas…
By Sophie McEvoy

10 New Beauty Products Out This Week You'll Definitely Want In Your Make-Up Bag

If you love learning about new beauty products as much as I do — you follow all those beauty product rumour Insta pages too, right? — then you'll totally be down for this weekly round-up of new beauty products out this week. This edition's list…
By Rebecca Fearn

Considering Victoria Beckham Loves A "Good Wine," Her Thoughts On Pubs Are A Bit Odd

Knowing the ins and outs of a celebrity's life is something most of us — OK, maybe all of us — love. So when a super famous person divulges the mundane details of their everyday lives, the world laps it up. A new interview revealing exactly what…
By Lauren Sharkey