4 Natural Deodorants Put to the Test

Here’s a fun fact to start your week: Matthew McConaughey hasn’t worn deodorant in over 20 years. Neither has Cameron Diaz, or Julia Roberts. So, I’m sure you can guess what I’m about to ask… Would you ever ditch deodorant? Personally, I can’t imagine anything worse than constantly wondering if I smell funky. But I would love to make a full-time switch to natural deodorants… read more >

The Weekend Reading List

Happy Friday everyone! Although it’s been a depressingly rainy week in the UK I’m determined to look on the bright side, and this instalment of The Weekend Reading List is packed with uplifting summer content. The Every Girl’s guide to seasonal skin and hair care is not to be missed, and the A Beautiful Mess team have shared their recipe for the perfect gin cocktail… read more >

My 9 to 5: Joanne Crosby, Ophthalmologist For Orbis Flying Eye Hospital

“When I was living in the Philippines travel was just a dream to me. But through my work with Orbis I’ve realised the world is not as big and unreachable as we imagine. For me, the most rewarding thing is knowing that I have friends in every part of the world – even in Syria, where we worked before the war began. When I first started out in my career I often felt inferior, and like I wasn’t good enough. But I’ve since realised we’re all human, and ultimately we’re all the same.” read more >

Weekly Wish List | The Pom Pom Accessory Edit

Few things in life make me as happy as pom poms do. I know that sounds incredibly dramatic, but it’s the truth. Present me with a pom pom and I will smile gleefully – no matter what kind of mood I was in before. They are just so much fun to wear! I love a pom pom trim on dresses, sweatshirts, blouses, skirts and trouser hems. But it’s pom pom accessories that are my real weakness… read more >