Author: Melissa Da Costa

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Modern Witches: Makeup As Magic Through The Ages

Modern Witches: Makeup As Magic Through The Ages

Women's beauty has long been policed and dictated by men. Standards and styles have changed, public opinion about who should and shouldn't wear make u [...]
Why The Heck Am I Always Tired? 5 Possible Reasons You’re Feeling Fatigued

Why The Heck Am I Always Tired? 5 Possible Reasons You’re Feeling Fatigued

Ever felt like getting out of bed in the morning was super difficult, despite having had a good night's sleep? Or you've been inexplicably grumpy for [...]
Review: Trying Korean Snail Skincare Products to Combat My 2020 Skin

Review: Trying Korean Snail Skincare Products to Combat My 2020 Skin

This year has been tough in a lot of ways. For me, though, one of the biggest struggles I've had to deal with is the toll the added pandemic stress ha [...]
Time to Recognise Your Microaggressions & Get Rid of Them

Time to Recognise Your Microaggressions & Get Rid of Them

2020 has been a pretty lame year so far, except in one regard: People are finally getting tired of the endless cycles of injustice that have plagued o [...]
Review: Disney’s ‘The One and Only Ivan’

Review: Disney’s ‘The One and Only Ivan’

Disney is taking us back to the circus in The One and Only Ivan, but this time we're not following the story of a flying elephant. The film is based o [...]
Is Anti-Dieting The Answer, Or Just Another Toxic Trend?

Is Anti-Dieting The Answer, Or Just Another Toxic Trend?

For centuries women have been told what to look like. Just because the beauty standards have changed doesn't mean the pressure to look a certain way h [...]
Here’s Why You’ll Never Look Like an Influencer

Here’s Why You’ll Never Look Like an Influencer

A lot of things have changed in 2020. The coronavirus pandemic seems to have given us the push we need to reevaluate many aspects of our lives. Many o [...]
Was Mulan based on a Real Person? – A Disney History Lesson

Was Mulan based on a Real Person? – A Disney History Lesson

If you've been following my writing you'll have noticed that I'm super excited for the release of Disney's Mulan remake. It was originally scheduled f [...]
Netflix’s (Un)well Doesn’t Let You Pick A Side

Netflix’s (Un)well Doesn’t Let You Pick A Side

I'm a sucker for a Netflix documentary, and if you are too, you'll have noticed the latest in the streaming platform's documentary offerings. Netflix' [...]
Maskne: Why Your Mask Causes Breakouts and What To Do About It

Maskne: Why Your Mask Causes Breakouts and What To Do About It

Wearing a mask is kinda great. Not only does it make everyone look hot, it makes it way easier to hide from ex-boyfriends, overly-friendly co-workers, [...]
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