UK Lifestyle

Women With Crohn's Bravely Show Stoma Bags In Sexy Calendar

SWNS | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A group of women with Crohn's disease have stripped off for a lingerie calendar to end the stigma around stoma bags. The calendar girls have all un...

Campaign Stops Journalists Asking Sexist Questions On The Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Like most of us, Amy Poehler has had enough of red carpet sexism - particularly when it comes to being asked what she's wearing, over and over again. ...

How Can We Change the Experience of Pain?

Dr Elizabeth Sparkes | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Elizabeth Sparkes

Researchers studying neuroscience have shown that just a weeks worth of sitting with awareness of pain and engaging with meditation (following the breath), changes the brains response to pain.

Cara Delevingne Proves Braids Can Be Badass At #LFW

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Style

London Fashion Week is known for showcasing the best beauty looks, and Cara Delevingne has just given us all some new season hair inspo. Behold, th...

8 Life Lessons From The Late, Great Jackie Collins

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Jackie Collins, the author dubbed the "Queen of Steam" thanks to her erotic novels, has died from breast cancer at the age of 77. In an interview w...

Why I Will Never Have a BFF (Best Friend Forever)

Fleur Missaghian | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Fleur Missaghian

So yes, I do have a friend who I feel very close to, but I also have another bunch of friends who I love dearly - so how can I say just one person is my 'best' friend when all friendships are different, irreplaceable, wonderful and unlike any other?

Three Tips to Stay True to You

Bev James | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Bev James

What may have originally seemed like an epic faux pas has in fact opened the door to a world of praise and opportunity. Ahmed's story is a welcomed reminder that exploring different ways of doing things; being open to innovation and allowing ourselves to stand out from the crowd has its benefits.

New York City As A Drug

Sarah Kwong | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Kwong

I still loved. I loved too much. But it was unrequited. New York City had been honest all along, and I'd been swept away by a dream that existed long before the city did what it did to me, creating my addiction with it's nebulous, intangible wizardry that always left me wanting more, and again.

Chilli Corn Fritters

Linda Duffin | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

One of my husband's favourite anecdotes references the time I did a television camera course and as an exercise, shot a short film on our old allotment. It included me doing a piece-to-camera by appearing, like David Attenborough parting a curtain of bamboo, from the sweetcorn patch.

Your Words Carry Tremendous Energy

Jane Fuller | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Fuller

I find reading books brings me great joy - there is nothing better than a good book with inspiring words. A great book will inspire your imagination with the power of its words. However, I often find an inspirational quote on Facebook can do the same.

Utah's 'Big Five' National Parks

Kerry Christiani | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kerry Christiani

Imagine of the kind of big wilderness only the USA can deliver and you'll most likely be picturing Utah. With mighty rivers thrashing their way through colossal red-rock canyons and sandstone buttes rising above seemingly never-ending desert, it's every bit as spectacular as neighbouring Arizona and Colorado but with far fewer crowds.

Time to Purchase a Property In Paradise? Some Top Tips

Michael Bruce | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Michael Bruce

As we welcome autumn and with it shorter days and and influx of showers, very much signalling the end of Britain's brief sunny period, a topic of conversation I've had with a lot of homeowners across the country lately is the idea of buying abroad. It seems there is a lot of appetite for it.

I Am Here Project: Finding the Female Voice

Fran Hayden | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Fran Hayden

Women are consistently told how they should portray themselves. We are told to be thinner, to be whiter, to be more feminine, we are told that we are wrong and that we should rid ourselves of undesirable attributes. But what if we don't want to be carbon copies of one another?

David Beckham Wasn't Happy With His Son's Football Confession

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Parents

Victoria Beckham recently admitted it was like a "dagger" through her heart when Harper said she wanted to play football, but now it's David Beckham's...

Amy Schumer Thanks Makeup Artist In Emmys Acceptance Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Style

"I'd like to thank my.... makeup artist." It's not one we've heard before, but funny woman Amy Schumer has always done things that little bit diffe...

Wolfgang Schattling on the Mercedes-Benz Partnership Putting Sustainability at the Heart of Fashion and Cars

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Style
E. Nina Rothe

Sustainable, green and ecologically friendly are words that get thrown around a lot these days. But at Eco-Age, the consultancy firm behind the Green Carpet Challenge made so glamorously famous by Livia Firth, there are guidelines to uphold. They call them the "GCC Principles for Sustainable Excellence," and these include environmentally conscious rules as well as be-kind-to-all-humanity standards.

Six-Year-Old's Heartfelt Plea To Divorced Parents Is So Precious

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Parents

A six-year-old girl taught her divorced parents an impressive lesson about friendship, and the touching moment was captured in a video that has been w...

More Than Half Ignored Invite For Bowel Cancer Screening Test

PA | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

More than half of people invited for a new NHS bowel cancer test did not take it up, despite the fact it could save thousands of lives, a charity has ...

'Being Mum Is The Great Leveller Because We're All Coming From The Same Place - We Just Want The Best For Our Children'

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Parents

Tess Daly and Rochelle Humes chat about their favourite thing: motherhood, as part of AOL Original Series, Being Mum. "Talking babies, or about bei...

One In Three People Born This Year Will Develop Dementia, Study Suggests

PA | By Jane Kirby, Press Association Health Editor | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

One in three people born this year will develop dementia, according to new figures. The Alzheimer's Research UK charity warned of a "looming nation...

Vivienne Westwood Stages 'Fash Mob' Ahead Of #LFW Show

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 20.09.2015 | UK Style

Vivienne Westwood has never shied away from controversy, and when we heard the news about her turning up to David Cameron's house in a tank to protest...

Bum Bags As Crop Tops Are A Thing Now, Apparently

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 20.09.2015 | UK Style

Just when we thought we'd seen everything crazy there possibly was to see at London Fashion Week, one new catwalk trend has left people pretty baffled...

#LFW4ll: Does #LFW Have A Diversity Problem?

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Style

London Fashion Week fans enjoy watching the shows for the excitingly diverse array of new styles to feast their eyes on - sadly the same level of dive...

Topshop Unique's #LFW FROW Will Give You Squad Goals

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 20.09.2015 | UK Style

London Fashion Week front rows are known for making the general public green with envy (the clothes, the view, the freebies) but the guestlist for the...

The Craziest Things Ever Seen At #LFW

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Style

Fashion weeks are known for bringing some weird and wonderful looks out of the woodwork, and the street style in London is no exception. The clothe...