Alternative Beauty

Fashion

these people are making the best use of their acne

In this week’s episode of i-D’s fashion podcast, Fash-ON Fash-OFF, we’re discussing beauty’s latest trend – pimple positivity.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.13.18
Fashion

cat-b are the ukrainian modelling agency taking the country’s unique youth to the world

We sat down with Cat-b’s founders Marija Pogrebniak and Anja Borovska to talk strange beauty, the moon, falling in love, and flowers in Kyiv.
Symon Zabolotnyi
5.16.17
Culture

9 alternative beauty trends that went viral

From clown contouring to heart bangs, we run through some of the weird and wonderful beauty trends that have taken the internet by storm.
Lula Ososki
5.27.16
Kim Kardashian

5 unorthodox beauty phenomenons

On the quest to be forever young and bewitchingly beautiful, we’ve picked up wacky habits and weird ingredients along the way...
Lynette Nylander
5.26.16
Beauty

what it’s like growing up with korean beauty ideals

The pressure felt by women to conform to beauty ideals is obviously experienced across many cultures, but South Korea does have a particularly narrow standard.
Sabina McKenna
5.26.16
Fashion

throwback to the best fashion braces moments

From Cindy Crawford to Eckhaus Latta, we throwback to some of our favourite smiles which embrace both an inner and outer beauty, orthodontia and all!
Lula Ososki
5.26.16
documentaries

a look at the influence of gangs and k-pop on korean beauty ideals

​In the final episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace Neutral meets a Korean gang member and a K-Pop superstar, to paint a more detailed picture of what influences the country's youth and their vision of modern beauty. While the older generation continue to...
i-D Staff
5.18.16
documentaries

what happens when you challenge korea's traditional idea of beauty?

In the latest episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace Neutral follows the emotional journey of one young South Korean girl, as she reveals her illegal tattoos to her parents. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved from self...
i-D Staff
5.10.16
documentaries

exploring korea's illegal tattooing scene

In i-D's latest video series, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around beauty and body image across the world. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved...
i-D Staff
5.3.16
Fashion

10 things we learnt about beauty at last night's talk with grace neutral

Tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral sat down to talk about her experience in South Korea filming i-D’s latest video series.
Lula Ososki
4.27.16
video

inside korea's billion dollar beauty industry

In i-D’s latest video series, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around beauty and body image across the world. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved...
i-D Staff
4.26.16