Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

I have seen too many jokes about gaining weight in self-quarantine. Even during a pandemic, people seem obsessed with making sure their bodies won’t end up looking like mine.

I have always struggled with dark circles under my eyes. Here’s what I didn’t realize.

I learned a lot when I looked into the ideas behind certain beauty products

I was scared to try the menstrual cup. But it changed everything.

Here are four reasons I prefer it to tampons and pads

I’ve long feared being labeled an ‘angry black woman.’ Now, I’m learning to be true to my emotions.

In my life, the slightest indication of anger was fraught with punishment