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How to talk to your partner about periods - we're here to help

How do you talk to your partner about periods? If you want to talk to your boyfriend or girlfriend about periods but don't know where to start, we're here to help.

Skincare 101: how to improve hormonal acne throughout your menstrual cycle

Between our ever-fluctuating hormones and an over-abundance of conflicting product recommendations, figuring out how to get rid of hormonal acne is a minefield.

How to stop being personally victimised by period cramps

We don’t know about you, but we’re pretty fed up of your typical “5 solutions to survive those period cramps” posts (like, how the hell is green tea genuinely going to help me when it feels like someone is attacking my uterus with knives?)...

A beginner’s guide to period sex, part 3: how to talk about (and ask for) period sex

Sex is a huge part of most of our lives. And so, for better or worse, are our periods. While we think period sex is truly amazing, one of life’s most underrated gifts, in fact, it can be really bloody hard to talk about.

How to practise sexual self-care with Ellen Edwardson

What is sexual wellness? how do you practise sexual self care? Let's talk about the importance of masturbation, orgasms, and naming our pleasure aloud.

Fitness for every phase: the best workouts for your entire cycle

We’re making a pledge to start listening to our bodies and working with Mother Nature, not against her, so we can understand what our bodies really need and make the most of every day. Who’s with us?