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Things you’ll inevitably see on Instagram this spring

Things you’ll inevitably see on Instagram this spring

4 days ago
It might feel like spring is a million miles away right now (let’s face it, March was basically C...
There are five types of people in every group chat – which are you?

There are five types of people in every group chat – which are you?

4 days ago
The group chat - and the side convo group chat are next level RN. Obvs, besides creeping on schoo...
What exactly is fake news and how to spot it

What exactly is fake news and how to spot it

February 8 2021
‘FAKE NEWS! DISHONEST MEDIA! SAD.’ No prizes for guessing who this is. Sure, fake news has been ...
23 of the happiest smells in the world

23 of the happiest smells in the world

February 8 2021
Wake up and smell the JOY, everybody. These are the happiest smells in the world, according to us...
Why gaming is a legit hobby you should take up

Why gaming is a legit hobby you should take up

February 8 2021
Love gaming? Then read on with a smug grin because you totally get why it’s awesome. Don’t love g...
What new season scent is your zodiac sign?

What new season scent is your zodiac sign?

February 8 2021
Choosing a new perfume can be overwhelming, so what if we told you that there’s a way to simplify...
Which Britney song is your period?

Which Britney song is your period?

February 8 2021
Britney is a total sasspot. Seriously, if you haven’t seen her in concert (ok, we get it, it’s ex...
Here’s everything you need to know about volunteering

Here’s everything you need to know about volunteering

February 8 2021
We’ve mentioned volunteering quite a bit at betty, but we’ve never actually properly explained ho...
Why being kind to others is good for you

Why being kind to others is good for you

February 8 2021
Ah February. Not only is it cold and dark, we’re also still kinda pretending to be healthy in the...
What’s your birthstone style?

What’s your birthstone style?

February 8 2021
Did you know that every month is linked to a certain stone? Find the month of your birth below to...
How to avoid a home hair dye nightmare

How to avoid a home hair dye nightmare

February 8 2021
The last time I saw my natural hair colour was approximately 12 – 13 years ago. I spent a fiver o...
Things you only know if you’ve never had a Valentine

Things you only know if you’ve never had a Valentine

February 8 2021
Roses are red, violets aren’t blue, Valentine’s sucks, you know that it’s true… Is this little rh...
5 ways to celebrate galentines in lockdown

5 ways to celebrate galentines in lockdown

February 7 2021
So we love any excuse to hang with our besties, and galentines has become a serious fixture in ou...
how I learned to be my own Valentine

how I learned to be my own Valentine

February 1 2021
So here's a thing: I never had a Valentine's card until I was 24. No flowers, no chocolates, no c...
19 thoughts we’ve had when we’ve run out of tampons

19 thoughts we’ve had when we’ve run out of tampons

February 1 2021
It happens to the best of us - we fill our drawers, bags, pockets and cabinets with everything we...
How to deal with bacne (and chacne, and any other place you get spots)

How to deal with bacne (and chacne, and any other place you get spots)

February 1 2021
Spring is almost here! Which means two things: more skin on show… and us, basically pulling a mus...
Erm, what is vitamin D and why do we need it?

Erm, what is vitamin D and why do we need it?

February 1 2021
Are you a bit confused or unsure about vitamins? We need sooo many different kinds in order to fu...
January in lockdown

January in lockdown

January 25 2021
So, we’ve NEVER been January’s biggest fans. Sure there’s glimmers of virtuous kale scoffing and ...
Wait, can I exercise on my period?

Wait, can I exercise on my period?

January 4 2021
Of course! Gone are the days of Mother Nature leaving you bed-ridden for a week. Girl, you are ju...
Thoughts you have when you finish your period

Thoughts you have when you finish your period

January 4 2021
Well thank god that’s over. Urgh. That one might have been the worst ever. Well not quite EVER. L...
A guide to your spot locations and what your skin’s trying to tell you

A guide to your spot locations and what your skin’s trying to tell you

January 4 2021
Picture the scene. You’ve woken up, headed over to the mirror to check out your fine self, and th...
Surviving the New Year body image minefield

Surviving the New Year body image minefield

January 4 2021
If you struggle with body image and eating issues (and honestly, who doesn't, from time to time?)...
10 calming apps you need to download for a stress-free life

10 calming apps you need to download for a stress-free life

January 4 2021
If there’s one thing we could all do with a bit more of this new year, it’s to be calmer. We can’...
sayonara sexist tax!

sayonara sexist tax!

January 4 2021
  1 January 2021 brought us the demise of the treacherous tampon tax! It’s finished! Gone! Done! ...
7 films to watch when you need a nice big cry #WeepyGirlsCorner

7 films to watch when you need a nice big cry #WeepyGirlsCorner

January 4 2021
People just love to tell you to cheer up when you’re feeling sad, don’t they? “It’ll be ok!” they...
so what actually is seasonal affective disorder?

so what actually is seasonal affective disorder?

January 4 2021
If you hate winter, or even if you’re not immune to the charms of the season, you might find your...
How I learned to love my ginger hair

How I learned to love my ginger hair

December 21 2020
There’s a joke that does the rounds every now and then about “gingerism” being the last acceptabl...
Things you only know if you have a January birthday

Things you only know if you have a January birthday

December 21 2020
January: a post-Christmas wasteland of detoxes and diets, empty bank accounts and low immune syst...
14 January struggles that everyone’s gotta get through right now

14 January struggles that everyone’s gotta get through right now

December 21 2020
Positivity is always important, but we’re just gonna have to come out and say this one: January, ...
A love letter to comfort food

A love letter to comfort food

December 21 2020
Here’s something I remember from when I was sixteen or so: coming home from school and throwing m...
Everything you need to know about braces

Everything you need to know about braces

December 21 2020
It plays out like a horror film. You’re in the chair at the dentist having a routine check-up, th...
7 New Year’s resolutions that need to go straight in the bin tbh

7 New Year’s resolutions that need to go straight in the bin tbh

December 21 2020
HOORAY, it’s January. New Year, new you and all of that stuff, right? Um no, absolutely wrong. If...
10 mental health resolutions we should be setting ourselves for 2021

10 mental health resolutions we should be setting ourselves for 2021

December 16 2020
January is always the perfect time to get started on making a few changes here and there. And NO,...
Things you only know if you hate winter

Things you only know if you hate winter

December 7 2020
Some girls are winter people who love nothing more than wrapping up that stack of Christmas gifts...
When parents get new partners: your guide on how to deal

When parents get new partners: your guide on how to deal

December 7 2020
When my mum and dad split up, it felt like there was a LOT for me to deal with. Where would I liv...
10 thoughts you have when you’re spending Christmas with divorced parents

10 thoughts you have when you’re spending Christmas with divorced parents

December 7 2020
Many of us know that when parents separate, move apart or divorce it can be really difficult for ...