Acne has been a struggle for me ever since I turned 11 years old. I’m now nearing my 30s and am still struggling with it. Fun fact, kids: acne doesn’t necessarily leave you after puberty. Who knew ey? I have tried everything, all the options on the menu: Pills, creams, potions, seen x number of … More Health & Beauty: Adult Acne
If you’re anything like me, the words gluten-free, organic, yoga, vegan or vegetarian tend to set your ‘stupid fad’ sensors off into a mild frenzy, with San Francisco being the epicenter of all these things. If you live here, there’s only a 0.000001% chance you don’t have at least one friend who spends her whole … More Health & Food: Why Being A Vegetarian Doesn’t Make You a Daft Hippie
There has been quite a lot of controversy over the last few years around female hygienic products and extensive literature urging women to stop using them. Here’s a quick summary of the reasons why all women should consider switching up their menstrual routine: 1. Your Health -Manufacturers aren’t obliged to disclose the ingredients used to … More Health & Body: Clean Your Cup
Social media may represent a big part of my job and life (cough cough huge part cough), but I have to say… some days as I scroll through feeds, especially on Instagram, I can’t help but feel pangs of irritation and sorrow… I genuinely find it painful to bear witness to the mind-boggling effects it has had … More Selfies & Instanimals: The Accounts You Should Actually Follow
As you may or may not know, my future sis’-in-law’s life was turned upside down when she discovered that she had inherited the mutated form of the BRCA1 gene. ‘I didn’t really make any big lifestyle changes immediately after finding out that I carry a mutated BRCA1 gene (giving me an 87% of developing breast cancer … More Beauty, Cosmetics & Health: LilyEtMoi. Et Moi.
It’s the type of thing you don’t really think about unless it affects you or a loved one directly… probably because most of us go through life thinking we’re going to live forever (I know I do). Until we realise we aren’t. Or until it affects Angelina Jolie. You may have guessed that I … More Health: BRCA Genes & My Sis’ (In Law)