Following my vow to boycott all fast fashion companies in an attempt to shop more ethically and consciously, I have found so many gems in charity shops! I know some people really struggle with shopping second hand and finding something that fits their style, but I have been so lucky to find some clothes that … Continue reading HAUL: Even more second hand clothes!
I recently posted about quitting makeup, and I think it's hard to understand or appreciate the benefits that it will bring without trying it yourself. This post will discuss the personal, and more political, benefits of going makeup free. Clearer Skin When going makeup free I didn't think it would make that much of a … Continue reading Benefits of going makeup free
Anxiety is something I've suffered with, in various degrees of severity, since I was 10 years old. At the best of times, I don't even notice it's there. At the worst of times, I am completely housebound, unable to leave the safety of my room and questioning the point of continuing with life. But you … Continue reading Why I DON’T want to get rid of my anxiety
I’ll admit, i have already started buying Christmas presents. It just makes sense to spread the cost and drag the festive joy out for as long as possible! My emphasis over the last few weeks has been on making more ethical fashion choices, and thinking about the ethics of the companies that i am putting … Continue reading Ethical gift guide || Uncommongoods
Those simple, three words that I've never said out loud: 'I have anxiety'. I have heard and read them so many times. Unfortunately, quite a few of my friends suffer from anxiety disorders, and most are quite open about their struggles. This is something I envy. I have never found it easier to talk about … Continue reading Mental Health chat
There is no ethical consumption under capitalism. This is a key argument put forward by the left, and one which I agree with. But that doesn't mean that you should do nothing. You shouldn't consume mindlessly under the assumption that it can't be ethical, whatever you do. Instead, there are ways to make your consumption … Continue reading Ethical consumption under capitalism
This may seem strange since I mainly use this blog to talk about cruelty free makeup, but for the past four weeks I have essentially 'quit' makeup. I don't like the term quit since I haven't got rid of any of my makeup (nor do I intend to) and I don't plan on never ever … Continue reading Quitting makeup??