What makes a person beautiful? Surely, the beauty standards of today are historically universal? Wrong. Despite the human form remaining biologically the same, the "ideal" is ever changing. Body image is an ephemeral ideal, bound to change and transform. So next time you feel that your body is anything but perfect, take a look at [...]
Just Cucumbers with Anxiety
Hello everybody! Sometimes we give our bodies a hard time and we need reminding that we are human. I don't think that saying we're 'only human' is a great phrase... because quite frankly humans are pretty damn awesome. We, as humans, are made up of 95% water. Aka. you're basically a cucumber... The human body contains enough [...]
Me: marmite sandwiches, zombies and imperfections.
Let’s Not Compare Ourselves To Strangers On Instagram
16 million people in the UK experience a mental illness. 3 in 4 mental illnesses start in childhood. 75% of young people with mental health problems are not being treated. Suicide is the biggest killer of young people in the UK. A study recently showed that more than A THIRD of teenage girls in England suffer from depression [...]