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Beauty news and opinion features: what is beauty in 2019?

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Are men in acrylic nails the final frontier in male beauty? 

While boys in nail polish have been mainstream for a minute, longer styles are still stigmatised.
Dominic Cadogan
9.17.21
The in real life issue

Meet Kanako Takase, the makeup artist pushing avante-garde beauty

The Japanese artist created four looks featuring striking eye make-up and skeletal face paint.
Daphne Chouliaraki Milner
9.16.21
Beauty

Circus Magazine is a loud, obnoxious reaction to the beauty industry

From tooth gems to toenail art, Editor-in-Chief Jackson Bowley tells us about his surreal new publication.
Ryan White
9.15.21
Fashion

A brief untangling of the history of the afro 

If it’s been said once, it’s been said a million times: Black people’s hair is our power. We unpick the story behind the style.
Dominic Cadogan
8.30.21
Beauty

It's official, the Cupid's Bow is dead

Sorry, having pointy lips is cheugy now.
Laura Holliday
8.18.21
Beauty

5 hair stylists share the biggest trends in their cities right now

Featuring mullets in Mexico City, fun with colour in Tokyo and ‘wolf cuts’ on natural hair in Cape Town.
Frankie Dunn
8.17.21
Beauty

Are temporary tattoos ruining tattoo culture?

Venture capital-backed temp tat companies are taking over thanks to TikTok, and independent tattoo artists aren't happy about it.
Jack Riewe
8.16.21
Beauty

Inside the accounts debunking celebrity plastic surgery and filter mishaps

“We’ve always been fascinated with how celebrities look so incredible, and there’s a part of all of us who wants to find out why and how they do it.”
Beatrice Hazlehurst
8.16.21
Beauty

5 legendary beauty looks: new wave

Emerging from London clubs in the late 70s, the look's beauty and fashion ethos married the whimsy of the Blitz Kids with the chaos of punk.
Cleo Gold
8.2.21
Beauty

Y2K toothgems are back, baby

Diamond -- and cubic zirconia! -- dentistry is experiencing a social media renaissance.
Ella Delancey Jones
7.30.21
Beauty

Nice, now we can all smell like Rihanna

The erstwhile (alas!) music star and beauty mogul has just announced the launch of Fenty fragrance.
Roisin Lanigan
7.29.21
Culture

The internet says subliminal messaging will make you hot

A new wave of surreal YouTube videos say that 'subliminals' are the secret to reaching your aesthetic goals. Here's why you should be skeptical.
Eve Upton-Clark
7.28.21
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