Model Paige Billiot Highlights Her Birthmark With Glitter, Proves ‘Flaws’ Are Flawless

A model has challenged mainstream perceptions of what is ‘sexy’ by highlighting her birthmark in a lingerie photoshoot. Paige Billiot, a 24-year-old model, actress and film-producer, accentuated the ‘port-wine stain’ birthmark on her face with glitter before posing for underwear brand Scantilly. Speaking about the campaign, titled #TheNewSexy, Billiot said it took her many years to…

Someone Is Sticking Body-Positive Notes On Diet Products In Tesco

Mystery notes aimed at deterring shoppers from buying diet products have been appearing in a Tesco store in Coventry. The labels appeared on Slim Fast and Tesco’s ‘Ultra Fast’, which are meal replacement drinks designed to drive speedy weight loss. The notes carried strong anti-diet messages such as: “STOP counting calories! YOU LOOK GREAT” and “You…

This Tiny Earpiece Can Let You Understand Another Language In Real-Time

Not understanding another language is one of the single greatest barriers we have in communicating to the global community. While translation apps have clearly come a long way they still feel like barriers to a fluid conversation. Well now a company claims to have built an earpiece that removes that barrier by translating another language…

Skepta’s ‘Konnichiwa’ Wins Mercury Music Prize 2016, And He’s Using His Prize Money To Give Back

Skepta has revealed how he plans to use his Mercury Prize money to help the disadvantaged. In Thursday (15 September) night’s ceremony, a panel of musicians and industry experts chose Sketpa’s ‘Konnichiwa’ as the album most worthy of the £25,000 prize, ahead of recent releases from Radiohead, Bat For Lashes and eventual runner-up David Bowie….

Average Brit Consumes Three Days Worth Of Calories On Christmas Day, The Same As 12 Big Macs

The average Brit will scoff their way through nearly 6,000 calories on Christmas day, the equivalent of around 12 Big Macs.  That’s according to a survey of 2,000 Brits conducted by Wren Kitchens, which found that we eat 5,905 calories each on the 25 December. The day-long feast is nearly three times the recommended daily…

Volunteering At Christmas: Help Change Lives With These Amazing Charities Throughout December

Christmas has become a valid excuse to be bask in materialism. But it shouldn’t be that way.  Because for many people this year, Christmas will be a real struggle. “[It] can be an extremely isolating time for those without a home to call their own,” said Jon Sparkes, chief executive of homelessness charity Crisis. “Many of…

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