Dazed is a British magazine launced in 1991, well-known for empowering young people by setting
trends and redifining the status quo. Notable covers included themes such as feminism,
LGBT rights, breast cancer awareness and the fight for international human rights.
However, at the time of creation there had not been any cover stories relating to mental health, with It is estimated that 1 in 6 people in the past week have experienced a common mental health problem. suicide being the most common cause of death for young men in the UK. Driven by my own personal battles with mental health, this proposed cover promotes mental health awareness and aims to help end the social stigma. The subject matter follows the work done by the Heads Together charity in promoting discussion about our mental health struggles.