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Goop, vaginal eggs, and the danger of celebrity endorsements

Commonly known for her roles in various blockbuster hits and critically acclaimed films, from Shakespeare in Love to The Avengers franchise, and as a self proclaimed lifestyle guru, Gwyneth Paltrow regularly makes headlines both on and off the screen. Despite her success however, her lifestyle empire has been routinely scrutinised by the media and scientists alike. Paltrow […]

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Paltrow’s ‘cleansing’ glamorises damaging eating disorders

Content warning: eating disorder mention Gwyneth Paltrow wants you to drink raw goat’s milk for eight straight days. Doing this, she says, will ‘cleanse’ your body of those nasty parasites and heavy metals that are stopping you from living your true female life. Paltrow has used her celebrity status to plug all sorts of dubious […]