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A Match Made in Majorca- Is the First Love Island Marriage Milking the Media?

‘I’m Your Venus, I’m Your Fire…But For Who’s Desire?’ The Problematic History of Body Hair Removal

Vogue’s First Black Photographer Captures Beyoncé in the September Issue

Perrie Edwards Embraces her Freckles in Recent Instagram Selfie

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    A Match Made in Majorca- Is the First Love Island Marriage Milking the Media?

    Life&Style writer Olivia Platten discusses the wedding of Alex Bowen and Olivia Buckland and whether their decision to televise such a private occasion makes their romance appear fake and money-grabbing

    Written by Olivia Platten on 15th October 2018

    BEAUTY

    ‘I’m Your Venus, I’m Your Fire…But For Who’s Desire?’ The Problematic History of Body Hair Removal

    Life and Style's Lydia Waller discusses the history of body hair removal and the deep rooted standards of hair grooming in society

    Written by Lydia Waller on 1st October 2018

    CELEBS

    Vogue’s First Black Photographer Captures Beyoncé in the September Issue

    Life and Style Editor Sophie Kesterton celebrates Vogue's first black photographer and explores Beyonce's much anticipated feature in the September Issue

    Written by Sophie Kesterton on 13th September 2018

    BEAUTY

    Perrie Edwards Embraces her Freckles in Recent Instagram Selfie

    Life and Style's Elizabeth Wilson discusses how celebrities such as Perrie Edwards and Meghan Markle are helping women embrace their freckles and adding to the popularity of the fake freckle trend

    Written by Elizabeth Wilson on 12th September 2018

    FASHION

    The Snakeskin Fashion Fad: Exposed

    Life and Style Editor Imogen Lancaster discusses the drastic implications of the use of snakeskin designs in fashion and how the animal print craze is getting out of hand

    Written by Imogen Lancaster on 1st September 2018

    REAL TALK

    How to Cope With Long-Distance Friendships

    Deputy Editor Kat Smith considers the challenges of long-distance friendships and what the best techniques are to keep these friendships strong

    Written by Kat Smith on 29th August 2018

    REAL TALK

    Glitter Stretch Marks: A Little Win for Body Positivity

    Deputy Editor Kat Smith discusses the new positive movement of accessorising stretch marks with glitter and how society is finally beginning to celebrate the natural imperfections of our bodies

    Written by Kat Smith on 26th August 2018

    OPINION

    Trophy Wife 2.0: How the ‘Trophy Wife’ is Changing for the Better

    Life and Style editor Imogen Lancaster discusses how the concept of a trophy wife has become outdated and is evolving in a positive way

    Written by Imogen Lancaster on 16th August 2018

    OPINION

    KKW’s Cornrows – Cultural Appropriation?

    Life&Style editor Imogen Lancaster discusses whether Kim Kardashian West's braided hair is an example of cultural appropriation

    Written by Imogen Lancaster on 5th July 2018

    OPINION

    The Phenomenon of Love Island

    Life and Style writer Alice Macfarlane questions Love Island's representations of love, beauty and relationships

    Written by Alice Macfarlane on 5th July 2018

    HEALTH

    Online Time Management: Mental Health Considerations

    Life and Style's Caitlin Steele and Jess Howlett consider professional opinions regarding online time management and mental health concerns

    Written by caitlinjsteele & Jess Howlett on 26th June 2018

    OPINION

    Love Island and Emotional Abuse in Relationships?

    Deputy Editor Kat Smith shares her stance on Love Island's Adam and his behaviour towards women, following Women's Aid's statement

    Written by Kat Smith on 21st June 2018
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