11/07/2013 15:07 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

10 Things We Learnt About Life From Helen Gurley Brown

Helen Gurley Brown, who died on Monday in New York at the age of 90, was the legendary Cosmopolitan magazine editor who (almost) single-handedly kick-started the 1960s sexual revolution in the US. She believed that single women really could have it all, brought ideas of female empowerment to a mass audience, and encouraged women to have fun in bed - regardless of their marital status. Makes Carrie Bradshaw look pretty lame, eh? From sex to beauty to marriage, we've tracked down her best - or a least most controversial - pieces of life advice. Read on and learn...