Belinda Blumenthal vs. Wonder Woman: Who is 2017’s Foremost Feminist Icon?

© DC Comics It's a monumental period for women's representation in the media. Rey and Jinn from Star Wars, the ladies of Game of Thrones, the cast of Hidden Figures, Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor. This influx of well-written, inspiring women is awesome and long-awaited, and yet none of them are quite as vital, quite as … Continue reading Belinda Blumenthal vs. Wonder Woman: Who is 2017’s Foremost Feminist Icon?

HTLYT Answers Your Questions: “How Do I Look Hot In a Bikini Despite Cellulite?”

© Refinery29 "How Do I Look Hot In a Bikini Despite Cellulite?" This question was submitted by Natalie, which, firstly, hello Natalie, it made me insanely excited to get this question because it made me feel like I was running a legitimate blog with an actual readership instead of whatever the hell this is. Secondly, this … Continue reading HTLYT Answers Your Questions: “How Do I Look Hot In a Bikini Despite Cellulite?”

“How Can You Say Young Girls Don’t Get It?”; Unpacking the Importance of Harry Styles’ Comment on Young Women

"Who's to say that young girls who like pop music – short for popular, right? – have worse musical taste than a 30-year-old hipster guy? That's not up to you to say. Music is something that's always changing. There's no goal posts. Young girls like the Beatles. You gonna tell me they're not serious? How … Continue reading “How Can You Say Young Girls Don’t Get It?”; Unpacking the Importance of Harry Styles’ Comment on Young Women

Femme Friday Feature: Lou Teasdale, Beauty Extraordinaire

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. © Sugarscape If you’re at all clued in to the international beauty world, the name Lou Teasdale will be a familiar one. She’s been on the scene since 2010, when her association with a certain X-Factor-formed boyband pushed her into the public eye. She was … Continue reading Femme Friday Feature: Lou Teasdale, Beauty Extraordinaire