instagram has changed how gen z think about happiness
Dopamine, the happiness hormone, is big business for silicone valley. But the highs sold to us on social media are empty and fleeting, which only make us seek more attention on the apps we hate.
how to do self-care in the gig economy
A new show from artist Liz Magic Laser, 'In Real Life', is examining how zero hours contracts and uncertain work has created a new type of insecurity and stress.
sega bodega’s guide to self care
Having released an EP on the subject, the boundary-pushing London producer shares his tips for making it down the rocky road to not feeling so terrible anymore.
selfishness in the age of self-care
Are we cancelling plans, retreating from friends and avoiding real problems under the guise of ‘self-care’?
the most exciting book of 2018 is about a girl sleeping for a year
Ottessa Moshfegh's 'My Year of Rest and Relaxation' puts a darkly comedic spin on our self-care obsession.
how getting cancer in my 20s changed how I feel about beauty
When you face losing your identity because of something out of your control, beauty can become more than self-care, it can be an act of defiance.
how to look after your mental health in the summer
Summer doesn't have to be cruel.
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jillian mercado on the life-changing power of makeovers
The model-activist talks red lipstick, Latinx identity, and why the NYC subway is her moving moodboard.
wanna live a beautiful life? androgynous beauty jazzelle will show you how
Forget trowelling it on, look good and feel better with shaven-headed, gold-grilled androgynous beauty Jazzelle Zanaughtti, AKA Instagram sensation, @uglyworldwide.