Her previous books include the dating memoir Sugar Daddy Diaries: When a Fantasy Became an Obsession (Mainstream Publishing), which became a WH Smith best-seller when released in 2011. Screw the Fairytale: A Modern Guide to Sex and Love, which is a witty polemic asking whether full-time, committed relationships are still relevant.
As a journalist Helen has written for most national papers and various magazines, covering social trends, modern relationships, consumer investigations, health and fitness. She is a lively commentator regularly appearing on TV and radio for paper reviews or topical debates. She is also a freelance producer for ITV News.