You Really Aren't As Unattractive As You Think You Are

Amanda Elias | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

I know I'm guilty of it, my 13 year old is guilty of it, heck I know my mother is guilty of it, we can't help it. This is something that we HAVE to work on, the TV isn't going to disappear, we can't avoid all of the glossy magazines

How To Overcome Fear By Learning To Be Uncomfortable

Mike Tawiah | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Tawiah

Fully prepare for the worst to happen; expect to mess up all your lines, be completely embarrassed, and have awkward conversations - be comfortable with the feeling of being uncomfortable.

I Believe I Am Blameless For My Vanity

Leah Anya Gavron | Posted 18.10.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Leah Anya Gavron

Deciding to believe I am beautiful, and maxing out my student overdraft on clothes in order to fulfill this perception of myself, was an act of vanity, but I am tired of being ashamed of it. Being born with all the inevitable baggage that comes with being a girl is not a crime.

Powerful Photo Series Explores One Man's Battle With Depression And Anxiety

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For those suffering from depression and anxiety, it can be difficult to put your feelings into words. That's why one photographer decided to turn the ...

Dieting and Atheism: Is Thin the New Chaste?

George P. Simmonds | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
George P. Simmonds

And so the case remains that while one half of the world starves the other gladly packs on the pounds. The corpulent noble comes to mind, englutting a dining table laid out by servants a third his weight.

My Boyfriend's New Love

Louisa Leontiades | Posted 18.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Leontiades

Four months ago I met a JLo woman. She's a ten. Oh, is she a ten. I've seen her in her pyjamas and no makeup. She's still a ten. She's my boyfriend's new love.

Why It Sucks Being Short

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Short people "got no reason to live" sang Randy Newman - and new research suggests being vertically challenged really can impair a person's quality of...

Poorna Bell

The Body Love Conference: Changing The Way Women See Themselves | Poorna Bell | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In the last year, there has been a growing hubbub around the acceptable standards of how body image is discussed and presented, from the backlash agai...

Strong, Independent Women

Amy Anka | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amy Anka

You always hear about being "strong, independent women". How we should strive to be one. I know I do. Gosh, Beyoncé even wrote a song about it. But is it wishful thinking? Can we really be strong, independent women? Or are we already, and have merely been convinced that we are not?

Jealousy in an Open Relationship - 'He Slept With Someone'

Louisa Leontiades | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Leontiades

Whilst I may be in an open relationship, I am not some enlightened being immune from jealousy. I am not above jealousy. Because I, like the rest of the planet, used jealousy to get what I wanted and needed as a child. Jealousy is a highly successful tactic the mind has for seeking security outside ourselves.

The Insecurity of Beauty

Laura Schnittger | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Schnittger

Model Cameron Russel just recently created a Ted talk, where what she explained was pretty predictable compared to the way she appeared like. She sho...

The Dogma of Advertising and Consumerism

Ziad Abu-Saud | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ziad Abu-Saud

A common psychological principle used by advertisers is that repetition constitutes mental conditioning. Studies show that the more something is repeated to you, the more you will believe it.

Moving Beyond a State of Social Media Insecurity

Rose Schreiber | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK Tech
Rose Schreiber

By keeping these core elements at the heart of a social media strategy, businesses ensure that even in the worst case scenario, there is often scope for a level of engagement with their desired audience.

What Happens When You Try and Change the World?

Louisa Leontiades | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK
Louisa Leontiades

Today's post about the complexity of creating a consultancy company with multi-disciplines has been put on ice. Because there is something far more im...