February 4, 2021

Growing on me: the cult appropriation of female body hair [@sophiahadjipanteli]

Dazed Digital profiled influencer Sophia Hadjipanteli, for their editorial on 2021 beauty trends, as the founder of the #UNIBROWMOVEMENT. Though her unibrow is natural, Sophia is […]
December 9, 2020

Is the beauty industry really changing?

People keep saying that the beauty industry is going through a massive change. The idea that, nowadays, things are different – it’s no longer exclusive or […]
December 1, 2020

AI: A white utopia

In the age of technological naivety, robots and artificial intelligence were seen as raceless and objective machines. However, as anthropomorphic technology has advanced, and more and […]
October 22, 2020

Dating as a Fat Black Woman

The dating world is such a scary place. Am I wasting my time? Is this man really into me? Are we getting married? What are his […]
August 14, 2020

Lockdown Lessons: Self care over Beauty?

April 2020. The height of lockdown in the UK. I haven’t spoken to anyone but family members and grocery store staff in weeks. For the first […]
August 11, 2020

‘No’ to Skin Lightening and ‘Yes’ to Self-Love

Skin lightening is a well-known phenomenon that’s been around for many decades. As years have gone by, skin bleaching turned into its own industry, taking the […]
July 21, 2020

Natural Hair Myths

The growth of the natural hair community has been amazing, over the last few years we have seen a rise in the way that black women […]
June 16, 2020

How do beauty industries make money off our insecurities?

We live in controversial times: it seems like our industries are progressing non-stop, we are creating new trends, changing our perspectives, redefining controversy. We go out […]
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