Archive for the ‘Beauty myth’ Category

I turned over to ITV1 tonight, unusually for me, because I wanted to watch the Tonight programme’s edition on anorexia and the pro-ana sites on the internet. Unfortunately the programme spent a mere 23 minutes on anorexia, choosing to cut it short for an update of their programme on whether your council tax band had […]


The Guardian had a fluff piece by Paula Cocozza yesterday which I was reading on the train home from London. It was all about the rise of the “blow dry”. I’m someone who spends a lot on her fine but naturally curly hair (the products I used on it this morning cost a combined total […]