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Tag: self care
Yoko Ono’s Prophetic Vision of Self-care
Ono’s commitment to regenerative rituals is instructive in an era of turmoil and instability.
Confidence Culture Tells Women To Be More Self-assured – But Ignores the Real Problems
There is a pervasive message from fashion, tech and the media that women can change their lives if they could be more confident.
The Precarious Chase
'Let your insecurities heal, help yourself recover from the past.'
Taking Back Control, One Hair Colour at a Time
The chronicles of a lavender-haired Nepali woman.
‘Reparenting’: How I Am Learning to Heal My Childhood Wounds
Reparenting is a process where you give yourself the love which you didn't receive as a child.
Self Care Is Not Just About Buying Expensive Products
When we solely focus on the products to make ourselves feel good, we internalise the idea that happiness only comes from an external source.
An Open Letter To The Quarantine Glow-up I’m Never Going To Get
The millennial antidote to coronavirus was perfectly Instagrammable snippets of ‘self-growth’.
The Dysfunctional Relationship No One Warned You About
If micro-management thrives and there is no trust in your organisation, you are looking down the barrel of a toxic work culture.
Ageing in the Age of Filters
We love youth and the validation a polished image brings. But at what cost?