Stories of Impact
We’re sharing our favourite products and tips for combatting hormonal breakouts, including the best way to pop spots, making sure you double cleanse your skin and our favourite acids to calm spots. All recommendations are cruelty-free and vegan, so that you can have a glowing complexion without a moral compromise.
Follow the ongoing work at a WaterAid project in Addids Ababa in Ethiopia, which is building new toilets at two schools – just one example of the work Fempowered subscribers support, helping to bring clean toilets to the ¼ people that don’t have access to one.
62% of women have admitted to flushing their tampons down the toilet, but that can cause major issues with our sewers and add to the plastic in the ocean. Read on to find out the best way to get rid of your period products (spoiler: bin them), and a handy new product to use if there's no bin around: FabLittleBag.
Shopping ethically is tricky all year round. However, when the festive season begins to rear its tinsel-covered head, being a conscious consumer gets even harder. To make things as easy as possible, we’ve broken down our favourite ethical gifts for Christmas 2020, all of which cost less than £50.
Around 1.5 billion period products are flushed down the toilet every single year in the UK, which wreak havoc on our sewer systems and contribute to the build up of plastic in the ocean. We delve into the reasons why flushing period products is so common in the UK and, unsurprisingly, it's to do with period taboos.
Discover our new and exclusive period bags created in collaboration with inspiring women Zoe Sugg, Maisie Williams and Adwoa Aboah. 100% of the profits are going to WaterAid, so you’ll be pushing forward projects that fight period discrimination and allow people across the globe to practically manage menstruation.
Author and illustrator Natalie addresses a whole spectrum of important issues in the modern world. From sexual assault and mental health to intersectional feminism and, of course, all things periods! We spoke to her about her journey towards becoming the period pioneer she is today.
Use our simple guide to get a better understanding of what the colour of your period blood means. Tuning into the colour of your menstrual blood and understanding what it could mean about your body is a brilliant way to better understand your cycle.
As we go through puberty, develop relationships and learn more about ourselves, our school and teachers should be there to guide us. But what happens when school isn't equipped to help pupils through these big life changes, especially menstruation? Read on to see how Uwingugu Primary School in Rwanda changed that.
Discover our seven favourite yoga poses to help manage period pain. These are all gentle moves that will help stimulate blood flow and relax your muscles. You don't need to be an expert to do these, and you don't even need to change into workout gear!