how selfies destroy our self-esteem
In their new book 'Mixed Feelings: Exploring Modern Life and the Internet, One Discussion at a Time', journalist Sarah Raphael and model Naomi Shimada break down what social media is really doing to our self-worth.
we all know social media can seriously harm your mental health, so what now?
Despite the detrimental effects of social media, we’re still completely hooked. Refinery29 Editor at Large Sarah Raphael shares her tips on how to use it safely.
london's hidden homeless
Daisy-May Hudson documented her family’s plight with homelessness and is now stepping up to fight against the housing crisis.
elle fanning is the cover star of the fall issue
How ever you identify, tell it to them straight.
craig roberts on how to cope with being a weirdo adolescent
We talk to the Welsh actor about grandmothers, growing up and being cool at school.
14 songs to help you concentrate
When motherf*ckers drop the pressure…
music videos that mattered *but would be rated 18 if they came out today
Youtube and Vimeo are going to rate music videos in the same way that films are rated due to an increasing number of ‘adult content’ videos from popstars including Rihanna, Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke. Global mums will be thrilled. But what would have...
the coming of age issue
Willow Smith's got teen spirit as the cover star of our Coming Of Age Issue.
why the topshop mannequins were just the tip of the iceberg
As the highstreet giant order in less “ridiculous” mannequins, we think about the wider implications of a society where only one person called bullshit.
pour yourself a drink and put on some lipstick
Giambattista Valli on his lipstick collection for MAC.
mac x giambattista valli host a flower obsession ball
Paris Opera gets floral and magical for couture.
why couture is as relevant as game of thrones
Just because you can't buy it, doesn't mean you can't buy into it.