alternative beauty day

Fashion

10 things you need to know about ralph souffrant

Glory be to God for dappled things.
Matthew Whitehouse
5.26.16
Fashion

matty bovan's alternative beauty looks

To celebrate our Alternative Beauty Day, fashion designer, illustrator, model Matty Bovan gives us three make-up looks to help you stand out from the crowd.
i-D Staff
Matt Grasset
5.26.16
Kim Kardashian

snail slime face cream and ramen hot tubs: 5 unorthodox beauty treatments

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 standards

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.
Sabrina Shim
Sabina McKenna
5.26.16
Fashion

fashion's best braces moments, from cindy crawford to comme des garçons

Embrace inner and outer beauty, orthodontia and all!
Lula Ososki
5.26.16
Fashion

when flaws are career-makers

From Lara’s smile to Cindy’s mole, we celebrate the iconic imperfections that have helped blur distinctions between flawed with the flawless.
Clementine de Pressigny
5.26.16
Tattoos

grace neutral explores korea's illegal beauty scene (full film)

From the country's underground tattoo scene to the mainstream influences of K-Pop, gang culture, and plastic surgery, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around body image in South...
i-D Staff
5.26.16
Culture

9 alternative beauty trends that went viral

From clown contouring to heart bangs, we explore some of the weird and wonderful beauty trends that have taken the internet by storm.
Lula Ososki
5.26.16
Fashion

​#tbt: it's 1993 and we ask 'kristen mcmenamy: supermodel or super weird?’

As Alternative Beauty day celebrates all things counter, original, spare and strange, read our 1993 cover story with with Kristen McMenamy: the world’s weirdest-looking supermodel defining a new ideal of beauty.
i-D Staff
5.26.16