Make-Up

TikTok Just Made Me Aware Of My Double Lip Line — Now What?

TikTok Just Made Me Aware Of My Double Lip Line — Now What?

TikTok beauty trends have a unique way of making me feel both seen and exposed. I’ll explain. In the pursuit of finding niche beauty hacks that work on my specific features — especially my Black features — I’ve become extremely self-aware about all the various nuts and bolts that make […]

Here’s How To Talk To Your Housemates About Money

“My ex-flatmate still owes me £100 from a night out two years ago. I passive-aggressively Monzo request it every few weeks,” says 27-year-old civil servant Harriet. “Her most recent reaction was, ‘Well, I owe Isobel £3000′.” “I had a housemate who paid their monthly rent to me £1.49 short, with a message saying […]

Get Ready For Big, Bold Love: Venus Is In Leo

Get Ready For Big, Bold Love: Venus Is In Leo

Digital Illustration of Planet Venus The cycle of hot cosmic love is almost complete, all thanks to the movement of Venus, the Planet of Love. First, Venus was in Gemini, amping up our need for coy flirtations and playing the field. Next, it headed into Cancer, making us crave connection […]

The Nike Mid-Calf Sock Is The Unexpected Trend Taking Over Street Style

The Nike Mid-Calf Sock Is The Unexpected Trend Taking Over Street Style

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The Highs & Lows Of Starting A Business With Your Best Friend

The Highs & Lows Of Starting A Business With Your Best Friend

No one ever said that starting your own business would be easy. By definition, entrepreneurialism requires risk. It’s all about abandoning structure and forging a new path for yourself. But if you’re not ready to go it fully alone, a co-founder can be a great help. That said, what happens when your […]

Why This Celeb-Favourite £215 Serum Is Seriously Worth The Splurge

Why This Celeb-Favourite £215 Serum Is Seriously Worth The Splurge

I try a lot of skin-care products, both as part of my job and because I love it. As such, everything from Cetaphil cleanser (which, love) to triple-digit moisturisers have graced my face. However, aside from very rare exceptions, no potion has been more sophisticated than 111Skin’s Y Theorem Repair […]