|12 Life Lessons We Can All Learn from Iris Apfel|
For those of you unfamiliar with Iris Apfel, a quick Google will tell you she's a 95-year-old New Yorker with a wicked fashion sense. What the Internet doesn't tell you is that she's the world's coolest glam-ma and with 95 years of life experience under her belt...
|'Cellulite Saturday' Is The New Body-positive Instagram Trend Calling Bullsh*t On Beauty Ideals|
Smother yourself in X cream, do Y bum exercise - As women, we're constantly promised we can (and should) banish cellulite forever with this miracle cream or that foolproof leg lift, but one body activist...
|There's a Super Important Message Hidden Inside This Lavish Instagram Account's Posts|
How many times have you pored over someone's Instagram page, enviously wishing you could swap places with them? Maybe a better question is: if you've never done this, do you even know what Insta is? From sun-drenched holidays to faraway lands to monthly city breaks...
|This Powerful Photo Series Shows The Raw Suffering Of Sexual Assault Survivors In Response To Brock Turner's Release|
Convicted sex offender Brock Turner was released from prison earlier this week after having served just three months of his six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman on Stanford University campus in January 2015...
|24 Things Every Girl Does In Autumn|
Cancel that gym membership and throw out those 'lean in 15' cookbooks - the time has come to abort mission: summer body (that you never really started). It's September which means Autumn is upon us, bringing with it the welcome excuse to favour carbs over cardio and over Instagrammed red cups...
|Watch Amy Schumer Shut Down Creepy-Ass Heckler|
There's nothing Amy Schumer does better than tearing down misogynist pigs. So when a guy disrespects her at her own show in Stockholm, she made a spectacle of him the best way possible. If you need to know one thing about Ms Schumer, it's that you should not, under any circumstances, mess with her...
|Your Choice Of Instagram Filter Can Reveal If You're Depressed|
Instagram is typically used for pictures of your breakfast, cute kittens and #OOTDs but a new study suggests your choice of filter can be an indication of whether you're showing signs of being depressed...
|#Mermaidthighs is The Body-Positive Response to Thigh Gaps We've Always Wanted|
Thigh gap, smigh gap. Women of the Internet rejoice! Thin thighs are out and thick thighs are in and it's the best Instagram news we've heard all year. Females everywhere have reason to celebrate as we're no longer being judged on how much our thighs don't touch...
|'Does This Uterus Make Me Look Fat?' Why Women Need To Stop Obsessing Over Having A Flat Stomach|
Although Instagram can provide hours of entertainment mindless scrolling doesn't do your body confidence any good. With round-the-clock access to perfectly-framed and heavily-edited photos, often presenting unrealistic body ideals, it's not uncommon to feel down about your 'not-quite-perfect' self...
|Strong Is Sexy: Serena Williams Has An Inspiring Message About Body Shaming|
Despite her exceptional sporting success and her incredible physique, Serena Williams is still often criticised for her athletic appearance. We know, go figure! But she's here to tell us that she would never change anything about her bod, cos strong sure is hella sexy when you're number one...
|Olympian Laura Trott Is Inspiring Girls Everywhere To Carry On Playing Sport #LikeAGirl|
Women are always being told that to do something like a girl is to do something wrong. Well, Always are determined to change that ethos and, judging by their latest string of campaigns, they're succeeding...
|WATCH: Spice Girls' 'Wannabe' Gets A Powerful Feminist Makeover|
It's hard to believe that the Spice Girls first appeared on our TV screens twenty years ago, making mischief and pulling tablecloths off tables in their video for Wannabe in 1996. But now in 2016 the tune is making a big comeback...
|This Woman's First Bikini Photo Has Gone Viral For All The Right Reasons|
Lesley Miller has battled body issues for the best part of her 21 years on this planet but she's given two fingers up to the unrealistic ideals society pressurises women into fitting and we could all learn a thing or two from her about feeling comfortable in our own skin...
|Meet The Tough Mums Who Are Proving Anything Is Possible|
Battling cancer, losing a spouse and near-death experiences are challenges we pray we never have to overcome. But this group of truly inspirational women have proved anything is possible after successfully...
|Inspirational Feminist Quotes: Empowering Quotes For Women|
Inspirational Feminist Quotes: Empowering Quotes For Women
|Next Time You Compare Yourself To an Instagram Bod, Remember This|
It’s no urban myth most social-media users facilitate various online platforms to promote an edited version of their everyday lives. Not-so-humble brags clutter Instagram and Facebook feeds, with the ultimate goal of inducing as much #lifeenvy as possible...
|Monday To Sunday: Quotes To Get You Through The Week|
Monday To Sunday: Quotes To Get You Through The Week
|What It's Like to Have Sex as a Victim of FGM by a Girl Who Knows All Too Well|
The first time Mariya Karimjee had sex she was 22 and the experience was, by all accounts, a disaster. But not in the way that you or I may experience a first-time sex catastrophe: this wasn't about not knowing what to do or the usual things that make for an embarrassing first time...
|Women Are Sharing Their Earliest Experiences With Sexism Through The #WhenIWas Hashtag|
It seems that sexism towards women is almost like some twisted rite of passage these days. Many of us have been experiencing sexism way before we were able to call it out on Twitter, but now women are...
|Workmates Have The Most Amazing Reaction When This Woman Comes Out As Transgender|
After 19 years of marriage, Amanda Knox’s wife came out as transgender to her and their three children. And as if that wasn’t scary enough, she then came out to her workmates, and they surprised her in...