LUÜNA MUSE // Leslie
LUÜNA MUSE // Karen “Other people perceive us through our body, but our body is not the only representation within all the representation of us.”
LUÜNA MUSE // Cammie “I envision a future where ALL bodies are equally represented in the media. Where beauty standards are inclusive!”
"The more people talk about menstruation, the less embarrassed people will be around the topic" - Charlene Man, Hong Kong based artist
Meet Charlene Man, the artist behind our new Limited Edition Plastic-Free Period Set! Charlene is a local artist based in Hong Kong. Find out more on the process of designing the set and Charlene's period care choices and experiences.
"I'm just as strong on my period" - Kaona Cheung, Regional Manager, A&R at Warner Music and Singer-songwriter at OneOneCollective
Meet Kaona, Regional Manager, A&R at Warner Music and Singer-songwriter at OneOneCollective. Find our more about her experience growing up in Hong Kong, her body perception and attitude towards periods.
"The first step in shattering period taboos is to talk openly about it" - Harmony Ilunga, Hong Kong based Model & Social Entrepreuneur
Meet Harmony, the Founder & Organizer of Harmony HK. Find out her experience being an entrepreneur in Hong Kong, the women in her life, and her period experience growing up in Congo.
"I feel more inspired to create around my period" - Ellie Suh, Illustrator & Art Director
Meet Ellie Suh, the artist behind our new Limited Edition Honest Period Gift Set! Ellie is an art director and illustrator based in Hong Kong. Find out more on the process of designing the box and Ellie's period care choices and experiences.
Do you know what's in your pads? - By Ann Gee, The Period Co.
Find out more on what ingredients are present in conventional period care.
"Femme energy is about a softer approach and celebrating those who want to express themselves in a different way." • Bertha Chan & Laura Zhang
"We have become attuned to this mentality that period blood is something to be kept hushed and out of sight" • Erika Lau
Erika Lau is a Malaysian sustainability advocate living in Edinburgh. She's bridging the gaps between Asia & the U.K. She's calling out and challenging cultural taboos through her awesome work online @savinggaea.
"Now, I’d never filter or smooth: I know my acne doesn’t define me" • Fani Mari
Fani Mari is tackling outdated beauty ideals with her authentic, unfiltered, and unapologetic platform, one which embodies everything that LUÜNA and our #GirlTalk series stand for.
“We are losing 30 soccer fields of soil every minute” - Interview with Organic Cotton Expert, Veronica
Everyone is (quite rightly) talking about the perils of plastic but the consequences of conventional cotton farming also pose an almighty threat to our planet.
Veronica Yow is an organic cotton guru! She works first-hand with farmers, helping them switch to a healthier approach of agriculture. She’s also a pretty incredible woman, so we wanted to get to know her better.
Part Two: Period Poverty in Hong Kong
This two-part article focuses on the work of Zoe Chan from Free Periods HK, showcasing her efforts in addressing menstruation in Hong Kong. Following Part One of this article exploring safe periods and the importance of body autonomy in Hong Kong, Part Two explores period poverty in Hong Kong, and how Zoe works to help low-income and grassroots families.
Part One: Taboos Can Always Be Broken (hymens can't, FYI)
In this two-part article, we talk to Zoe Chan from Free Periods HK. Part One explores Zoe’s experience working to increase awareness on safe periods and importance of body autonomy in Hong Kong. Part Two discusses period poverty in Hong Kong, and how Zoe’s work helps low-income and grassroots families
I refuse to hide who I am and I won't encourage others to do so • Karen
Don't let the Instagram pseudonym fool you, it's literally the only thing that's not real about Karen Chiang's life on Instagram. Here, she shares her views about 'social media realness,' resisting toxic messaging and saying NOPE to body image BS.
I know my body is strong - that gives me confidence • Sinki
"I don’t take my existence as a modern woman who can speak freely for granted. I choose to share my life and work because I think it’s our obligation to inspire a fearless approach to modern womanhood."Meet Hong Kong creative, Sinki Yau.
"Female strength is complex and comes in many forms " • Chenxi
In rural China, there is little support for young girls during adolescence. It's a journey that often remains 'invisible,' with the physical changes, transitions in psychological development and challenging interpersonal relationships often being navigated alone.
Meet Bright & Beautiful's co-founder Chenxi Ouyang, who believes that by empowering the next generation of girls, we can change the way society views womanhood in China.