Lisa and Claire spend a day at Born

Lisa and Claire spend a day at Born

I visited Born as part of an amazing gift (full day – makeover, photoshoot and make up lesson) paid for by my very generous girlfriend. She chose the services of Paul because although she recognised there were many other makeover services on the market, uniquely Paul...
Roxy and Sarah’s story

Roxy and Sarah’s story

  I was born in the late 70’s, several years before the advent of the internet we love and loathe in equal measures, so the feelings I had were confusing and difficult to understand. I was drawn to trying on women’s clothing and fell in love with the softness of the...
Sonja’s Story

Sonja’s Story

Before I began to embrace Sonja, my alter-ego, my experiences of the trans-community were limited. I had once very briefly been introduced to a transgender waitress at ‘Funny Girls’ in Blackpool when I was 18. I am ashamed to say that I felt embarrassed to be seen...