When everything else was spinning out of control. I stopped trying to control my body. I decided to just be who I am.
That’s a British woman explaining why women have cut back on their beauty regimen during the pandemic. New research out of the UK shows that the virus may have an unexpected benefit: a “grooming hiatus.” It has given women a pass from the continual plucking, waxing, manicuring and dyeing that passes for self-care—and they are far happier for it. We truly hope this one pandemic effect will be a lasting one.
Bharat Bandh ends in a dead end
The TLDR: The nationwide protest against the farm laws was peaceful and modestly successful. The one surprise for the farmers: an unexpected invite from Amit Shah— but that ended once again in an impasse. What’s worth noting: a first crack in the farmers’ ranks. Here’s a quick roundup of yesterday’s events.
Sign up your friends & fam (and anyone else!) by copy/pasting your special referral link below! Or just click on the link and share that specially coded subscription page the usual way. We will say a big 'thank you' by offering you a very nice token of our appreciation. Check out our FAQs. to know more. We grow and thrive because of you!