folklore and fairytales

Rapunzel, Rapunzel…Let down your Hair

For us ladies, with fine, limp hair, who doesn’t dream of thicker, fuller looking hair? Wigs.com share 6 hair hacks for Rapunzel-worthy hair and we share our favourite untainted alternatives to achieve it.

Rapunzel, Rapunzel…Let down your Hair

Bedtime Stories

Recommended reading for conscious beauty lovers and other curious minds.

Curious about the perils of toxic chemicals lurking in your beauty products but overwhelmed by the folklore and fairytales available? Here is my recommended reading list of ‘bedtime stories’ to help you on your journey.

Bedtime Stories

Kingdom : A Fable

A fable about perseverance, tenacity and triumph. Inspired by Afroz Shah who started Versova’s beach clean up in Mumbai, India. With a little folklore & fairytale twist for our 7th issue. Shot on location on Versova Beach, as a testiment to all the incredible work Afroz and his team of volunteers.

Kingdom : A Fable

DIY Beauty : Friend or Foe?

Has the rise of the beauty influencer as led us into a Pied Piper reality. A land where influencers, not experts, are providing beauty-lovers with part facts, half truths and some down right dangerous DIY beauty advice.

DIY Beauty : Friend or Foe?

Garden of Girls

So what does mental health and stories have in common? Our latest article touches on how modern day storytelling through social media can have a negative impact on our mental wellbeing and artist Ameera Mian share three wonderful illustrations and a short story about enchanted womanhood - with 50% of profits from sales of the illustrations and other artworks going towards Mind charity.

Garden of Girls