Y.O.U blog

Menstrual pads and tampons lay on a white surface with the text 'Period Poverty: What Y.O.U does to help'

Period Poverty: What Y.O.U can do.

What is Period Poverty, and who does it affect? Period poverty is the lack of access to safe, hygienic menstrual products and the inability to man...
A Guide to Sustainable Hair Removal

A Guide to Sustainable Hair Removal

  Whether it's shaving, waxing, plucking or epilating, the hair removal industry thrives on women and girls’ body hair insecurities, so much so t...
Our Light Pink Organic Cotton Bralette is on top of our 'Y.O.U Make A Difference' organic cotton black bag, there are white budded flowers in the top right corner

A Guide to Checking Yourself - Breast Cancer Awareness

We're so excited to be launching our new pink Future Dreams Collection in collaboration with breast cancer charity Future Dreams! To encourage everyone to check their breasts and chests regularly, we've pulled together 5 top tips and things to remember when checking.
Bright Blue Tubes of Save My Knickers, one of which is toppled over showing the powder inside the tubes

How to remove blood stains from your Y.O.U underwear with Lucy, Founder of Save My Knickers.

Yes, you can wear your Y.O.U knickers every day of the month!  As the proud owner of your amazingly comfortably and beautiful Y.O.U underwear you’...
A woman wearing a lilac bra and sage underwear lays on a bed holding a reusable menstrual cup

6 Ways To Have a More Sustainable and Plastic-Free Period

  Disposable menstrual products create lots of waste and can also be damaging to the environment. According to the Evening Standard, women in the U...
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Why We're Anti-Airbrushing and Pro-Ethical Marketing

According to a 2020 study conducted by the Women and Equalities Committee, 61% of all adults feel negatively towards their bodies. Whilst the circ...
6 Tips for Wild Swimming This Summer

6 Tips for Wild Swimming This Summer

  I’ve been wild swimming - or just swimming as we’ve always called it - since i was a child. Jumping into water at any opportunity and spending h...
How to manage Sensitive Skin with Emma Heathcote-James, founder of Little Soap Company

How to manage Sensitive Skin with Emma Heathcote-James, founder of Little Soap Company

This time of year can play havoc with your skin. As we move from rooms heated artificially to the good old British wind and rain outside, the chan...
Ethical Bralettes Designed by Girls, For Girls!

Ethical Bralettes Designed by Girls, For Girls!

We’re so excited for the upcoming launch of our new range of organic cotton bralettes for younger girls and teenagers in December 2020. We’re hopin...
The Benefits of Reusable Masks

The Benefits of Reusable Masks

We’ve just launched a range of beautifully patterned reusable face masks on our website. So we thought it was about time to explore the subject of ...
5 Reasons To Buy Organic Cotton Underwear

5 Reasons To Buy Organic Cotton Underwear

Wondering why you should buy organic cotton underwear? We've come up with 5 reasons!  Organic Cotton is Super Soft and Comfy Underwear is worn rig...
What's the Difference Between a Bralette and a Sports Bra?

What's the Difference Between a Bralette and a Sports Bra?

What's The Difference Between a Bralette and a Sports Bra? What is a bralette? A bralette is a less structured version of a bra – it’s a hybrid ga...