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Life

Time For Tea? 8 Reasons Why We Always Love A Cuppa

Whether you’re reading this from your desk, the sofa or from under a duvet, chances are there’s a cup of tea in reaching...

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The Mash-Up Words We Use When We’ve Got Our Period

Ah, the English language is a beautiful thing. But some of the best words are the ones that aren’t real words at...

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The 4 Golden Rules For Having Gorgeous Hair All Month

It goes without saying that periods can meddle with the look and feel of our face – hands up if you’ve got...

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Pink Parcel Period Talk: Ali, Digital Writer

Wouldn’t it be easier if we were all more open about the perfectly normal bodily function we experience each month? We think...

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You’ll Never Guess What Your Hands Reveal About Your Health

Apart from when you’re painting your fingernails, giving your hands a wash or slipping on a ring or two, how often do...

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#TabooTuesday: What’s The Deal With PMDD?

Periods can be a hassle for sure, but for most of us they come and go each month without too much drama....

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It Happened To Me: I Had Fibroids So Large They Made Me Faint

Ah, you really can’t beat sharing stories to make you feel like you’re not alone in a situation – we can all identify with a...

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4 Reasons Why You Can’t Miss Pink Parcel’s May Box

Oh May, we truly love you. Not only are there two bank holidays to get excited about (yay!) but we’re also on...

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Wellbeing

#TabooTuesday: Can Your Period Tell You If You Have Chlamydia?

Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the UK ­– last year over 200,000 people were tested positive for the...

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4 Surprising Things That Happen During Your Menstrual Cycle

When it comes to our periods, a cramping tummy, tender boobies and a teary mood are things we expect as standard. But...

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The Make-Up Mistakes You Might Be Making When You’ve Got Your Period

It kinda sucks that when you’ve got your period, putting on make-up just doesn’t quite feel the same as other times in...

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Wellbeing

You’ve Got This! 5 Ways To Boost Your Self-Esteem This Weekend

Ever have one of those wobbly days…or weeks…or months, even? When you’re not on your A game. When you’re comparing yourself to...

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#TabooTuesday: *Everything* You NTK About Spotting

Bleeding between periods is known as spotting and can occur for a number of reasons. Often, spotting is nothing to worry about, but occasionally...

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The Natural Remedies That *Actually* Work During Your Period

Taking the natural approach to monthly niggles can be way more effective than reaching for the painkillers. Try these super-remedies to help...

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Life

Paid ‘Period Leave’ – Would You Take It?

We’ve all been there. The alarm goes off, tummy cramps are next-level agonising and your mood is on the floor. It’s that...

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Period Talk with Risa Pappas, Our New Role Model

We know we’re a day late for WCW, but we couldn’t resist getting in on the chatter. Her call-to-action blog post this...

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Why Travelling On Your Period Doesn’t Have To Be A Drama

Period dramas are supposed to be all about tight corsetry and romantic whimsy, not silent cursing over those telltale cramps on your precious...

Life

International Women’s Day 2016: Who Inspires You?

From a young age, there’s often one woman in our lives who inspires us – who we look up to – whose strength...

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Life

30 THOUGHTS EVERY WOMAN HAS IN A PUBLIC LOO

It happens to us all, several times a day. Whether you’re at work, out shopping or just “out out” there are some...

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This video shows just how stupid the tampon tax is!

The debate over tampon tax is back in the news again after MP Stella Creasy forced fellow MP Sir Bill Cash to say...

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Help homeless women on their periods

At Pink Parcel we love to support worthwhile causes, especially when they affect other women. We’ve already been vocal about our support for...

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