About Rita Silva

Owner of AvanHeart Cosmetics. Vegan, feminist, human rights fighter.

Hostels are Trendy

September 14th, 2017|LIFESTYLE|

Also available in Portuguese 🇵🇹 #Lifestyle: HOSTELS ARE TRENDY || For many of us, the Summer vacations are over, and we are back in the real World, leaving the sand [...]

Homemade Sunscreen

July 3rd, 2017|BEAUTY|

Also available in Portuguese 🇵🇹 #Beauty: HOMEMADE SUNSCREEN || Welcome Summer! I am so glad you are here, and I know you are too. It is that time of the [...]

Wonder Woman

June 26th, 2017|GIRL POWER|

Also available in Portuguese 🇵🇹 #GirlPower: WONDER WOMAN || I have been very excited about a movie, since I first heard it was being made. Can you guess what movie is?! It [...]

How to Manage Several Things at the Same Time

May 27th, 2017|GIRL POWER, LIFESTYLE|

#Lifestyle: HOW TO MANAGE SEVERAL THINGS AT THE SAME TIME? || The thing that I have been hearing more lately is: "Rita, I am so busy, I don't know how [...]

The Handmaid’s Tale

May 7th, 2017|ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLE|

#Entertainment: THE HANDMAID'S TALE || About a month ago, I saw women going to the Texas Senate, to protest a ban that was proposed to end second-trimester abortions in that [...]

Abortion Rights

April 20th, 2017|GIRL POWER|

#Society: ABORTION RIGHTS || Here is a subject that always causes a lot of controversy... Not for me, in the sense that... Well, I will tell you at the end [...]

Vurgers and co

April 6th, 2017|FOOD & DRINK, LIFESTYLE|

#Food: VURGERS AND CO || Increasingly, we see new concepts of vegan companies emerging in the marketplace. By 2015 the sale of vegan products in the UK, for example, increased [...]

Model Caitin Stickels Breaks Borders

March 27th, 2017|FASHION|

#Fashion: MODEL CAITIN STICKELS BREAKS BORDERS - Yes! Breaking Boundaries is the New Trend || Some trends we love, some trends we hate. It is all part of the world [...]

Nike Launches Pro Hijab – Remember the Burkini?!

March 14th, 2017|GIRL POWER|

#Society: NIKE LAUNCHES PRO HIJAB - Remember the Burkini?! || The burkini, is a piece of clothing, that covers the body from head to toe, that allows Muslim women to [...]

Emma Watson Vanity Fair

March 4th, 2017|GIRL POWER|

#Society: EMMA WATSON VANITY FAIR || Emma Watson... Oh my... Well, that was the first thing it popped into my head when I saw the cover story from Vanity Fair [...]

Are we futile?!

March 1st, 2017|GIRL POWER, INSPIRATION, LIFESTYLE|

#Society: ARE WE FUTILE?! || There is a statement made by Phillip Picardi, teen Digital Editorial Director, from Teen Vogue, last week, that made me look at fashion and beauty [...]

Rules on “How to Be a Lady”?! F*ck the Rules

February 22nd, 2017|GIRL POWER, LIFESTYLE|

#GirlPower: RULES ON "HOW TO BE A LADY"?! F*CK THE RULES  || I have no idea of how I got to see some of the Rules I am going to mention. [...]

Vogue Paris Makes History With First Transgender Cover Model 👑

February 14th, 2017|FASHION, GIRL POWER|

#FashionNews: VOGUE PARIS MAKES HISTORY WITH FIRST TRANSGENDER COVER MODEL || Valentina Sampaio, a transgender Brazilian model, is the first to appear on the cover of French Vogue, on the [...]

What it Means to be a Feminist 💪

January 27th, 2017|GIRL POWER, INSPIRATION, LIFESTYLE|

#GirlPower: WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A FEMINIST || The article about the Women's March in Portugal, Porto, that I wrote, had a lot of views, so this is a [...]

Women’s March Portugal, Porto ❤️

January 23rd, 2017|GIRL POWER, INSPIRATION, LIFESTYLE|

#News/Society: WOMENS'S MARCH PORTUGAL, PORTO 🌈❤️🌍 || A few months ago, the World stopped, to watch the USA presidential election, where Donald Trump became President. For some, it was a breath of [...]

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