10 BEST MAKE-UP REMOVERS THAT TACKLE STUBBORN WATERPROOF PRODUCTS

There’s really only one rule when it comes to make-up, and that’s that you have to take it off before you go to bed. Yes, even when you’re shattered and/or inebriated and you really can’t be bothered. We’ve been testing removers that make quick work of even waterproof eye make-up, so the job can be […]

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9 BEST KIDS’ JACKETS FOR AUTUMN THAT ARE COSY WITHOUT BEING TOO HOT

Autumn can mean many things: relief from summer’s heat and the constant application of sun cream to resistance kids, the chance to kick through piles of auburn leaves and the start of a new school year. But it’s also kind of tricky to dress for. You need outerwear, certainly, but anything too thick and bulky […]

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BEST IPHONE 11 AND 11 PRO CASES THAT PROTECT YOUR NEW DEVICE

Apple’s latest iPhone comes in six colours. The black, white, yellow and red are found on the similarly sized iPhone XR which launched last year, but the final two are brand new: green and purple. There’s also a more deluxe model, the iPhone 11 Pro, which has three cameras instead of the iPhone 11’s twin cameras. […]

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I studied happiness for a living – then realised I had to quit my day job and leave the country to be true to my research

I’d had enough. It was October 2017, and I’d been wondering what the point of my job was for far too long, and while I’m sure there was something meaningful somewhere and to someone in what I was doing day-to-day, it had certainly lost meaning for me. For all the good that writing another academic […]

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Eat healthily and exercise to beat diabetes and erectile dysfunction

Adopting a healthier lifestyle to avoid becoming diabetic may help men beat erectile dysfunction, a new study suggests. Being predisposed to type 2 diabetes – linked to unhealthy diets and a lack of exercise – could be behind the condition, research has found. Scientists looked at data on more than 220,000 men, 6,000 of whom experienced erectile dysfunction. Using cutting-edge genetic […]

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Lull yourself to sleep with soothing white-noise apps

On winter nights, the white-noise app on my phone is tuned to Air Conditioner: a raspy, metallic whir that sounds like the mechanical noise that might echo deep inside the ductwork of a huge commercial building. (Among the app’s other offerings are Dishwasher Rinsing, Crowded Room and Vacuum Cleaner.) It lulls me to sleep nonetheless, because […]

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Boohoo praised for showing bodysuit model’s stretchmarks

Fashion retailer Boohoo has been praised for an advertising campaign in which a model’s stretch marks are proudly on display. The image, posted to the shop’s website this week, shows a woman modelling a £9 white bodysuit with unedited stretch marks on her thighs. Several shoppers have taken to Twitter to applaud Boohoo’s decision not to edit the marks out. One shopper […]

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