self-care

self-care

True Self-Care Is Not About You

The concept is marketed as an isolating, individual activity, but the best self-care is learning to take care of each other.
Angie Jaime
8.9.19
body

The Rise of the Minimalist Skincare Routine

Fatigued by multi-step regimens and lackluster results, some people are dramatically scaling back how many skincare products they use.
Marie Solis
5.7.19
mental health

The Dark Truths Behind Our Obsession With Self-Care

What this growing trend reveals about the flaws in mental healthcare.
Shayla Love
12.12.18
Essays

Mac Miller Is at His Lyrical Best on 'Swimming'

The Pittsburgh rapper's new record is about recovery, but he's sharp enough to resist the simple narratives.
Alex Robert Ross
8.8.18
self-care

Important Alert: How to Fix Your Hangover in a Train Station Toilet

TiL, London's train stations have showers in them.
Ryan Bassil
6.28.18
self-help

How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others, According to Experts

The grass isn't always greener on the other side; it all depends on the ways you think about yourself and others.
Anna Goldfarb
4.25.18
self-help

How to Stop Self-Sabotaging

According to experts, the key lies in your fears.
Anna Goldfarb
12.5.17
Culture

Can You Really Change After Turning 25?

Everyone wants to be a better version of themselves. We asked people how we can do that.
Graham Isador
8.10.17
Dating

People Explain Why They Bailed on a Relationship in Six Words

“Voted for Trump. Yeah, no thanks.”
Anna Goldfarb
6.1.17
mental health

Depression Steals Your Soul and Then it Takes Your Friends

It's so easy to cut off a friend who is persistently difficult, self-absorbed, nasty, and decidedly "other." Especially if they cut themselves off first.
Not In Use
2.1.17
Art

Meet the Winners of Berlin’s Most DIY Art Prize

Climate change, legal linguistics and performative self-care all featured in the three winning projects.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
12.21.16
Stuff

​Stop Pressuring Me to Take Care of Myself

My knee-jerk reaction to the "self-care" movement is to punch it in the face, but maybe that's just because I haven't given it a fair try. I decided to research a variety of self-care tips online, and see if any of them could change my life.
So Sad Today
12.2.16
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