Henna Amin

dating expert

Dating Smartz's resident self-love advocate and agony-aunt. When she’s not writing for Dating Smartz, you can find her listening (and singing) to music, working on her mindfulness practice, or blogging about everything from race and self-love to beauty and wellness.

The Most Compatible Signs Based on Your Zodiac Signs

Dating Advice

When we look for a partner, we need to be on the lookout for a lot of things. Of course, the foundation for a long-lasting relationship is one where you…

What Are the Warning Signs of Negging?

Dating Advice

You know when you meet someone, and you’re talking and they say something that just feels a bit… negative? But not once or twice, they’ll respond to practically anything you…

Gaslighting Phrases to Watch Out For

Committed Relationship

Gaslighting is a more common phenomenon in relationships than you might think. From our relationships with our parents, to romantic partners and even colleagues, gaslighting can take place in pretty…

Relationship Red Flags: 7 Signs You’re in an Unhealthy Relationship

Committed Relationship

When you’re in love with someone, the last thing you want to do is look for negative qualities or pay too much attention to the issues that you may have…

A Guide to The 5 Love Languages

Committed Relationship

Unless you’ve literally been living under a rock or are a social media ghost, then you’ve most likely heard of the 5 Love Languages. This framework looks at the way…

What Is Wokefishing and How to Spot It

Online Dating

The world of dating, and dating slang, is hugely influenced by the world around us, and particularly social attitudes. Current affairs and social issues make up as much of our…

Step By Step Guide on What to Do if You’ve Been Caught Cheating

Breaking up

Cheating is up there as one of the worst things you can do to your significant other. And aside from cheating in general, being caught cheating can be particularly painful…

Tinder Swipe Surge: How to Take Advantage and Get That Swipe Right

Online Dating

Online dating is a minefield at times. Sometimes yielding a flood of matches and other times a boring sea of the same old profiles, and this can make it a…

How Many Dates Before a Relationship Is Official?

Dating Advice

When you start dating someone, it’s easy to start imagining what your relationship would be like, especially if you have a strong connection. But it can be hard to work…

19 Empowering Toxic Relationship Quotes to Give You Strength and Inspiration

Healing From Heartbreak

Relationships are huge parts of our lives, but the reality is that not all of them are good for us. We’ve all been in a bad relationship – whether that’s…