cosmetics

Beauty

Trixie Mattel’s beauty business is a love letter to women everywhere

Since launching the iconic drag queen’s make-up line, Trixie Cosmetics, has gone from strength to strength. Here, the 'Unhhhh' and 'Moving Parts' star discusses beauty, success, and why make-up is more accessible than you might thin
Roisin Lanigan
9.4.20
The Icons and Idols Issue

i-D launches a lipstick with La Bouche Rouge

Created in collaboration with the Parisian lipstick revolutionaries, i-D NO.1 1980 is here. Pucker up!
i-D Staff
2.27.20
Beauty

this new ethical makeup brand wants to change the beauty industry

Australian brand Fluff is questioning both the purpose and production of modern make up.
Briony Wright
7.31.18
YouTube

why are people smashing makeup on the internet?

Between cutting up lipsticks and melting expensive powders, the beauty industry has found a new way to interrogate itself about consumerism, waste, and excess.
Wendy Syfret
5.31.17
Think Pieces

why the new law banning cruel cosmetics is the best news ever

As we wait a couple more weeks for an industry-wide ban of cosmetic products tested on animals in Australia, we examine the implications for consumers and brands.
Briony Wright
5.31.17
News

kanye west is preparing to launch a beauty line

His grand plans for a global 'Donda' empire are finally becoming a reality.
Emily Kirkpatrick
2.23.17
News

the woman who invented ‘on fleek’ is launching a cosmetics line

Peaches Monroee never received a cent for her contribution to modern language, so now she’s out to claim her own rewards.
Wendy Syfret
2.21.17
Culture

take an exclusive look at 'riposte' #7, featuring an essay by sleigh bells’s alexis krauss

'Riposte' dedicated its seventh issue to “inspiring, badass women” and shining a spotlight on some of the world’s most critical issues. Here, Sleigh Bells's fearless frontwoman Alexis Krauss exclusively shares her essay 'Toxic Beauty,' a call to arms...
i-D Staff
11.18.16
Think Pieces

how the camera phone changed beauty

We’re witnessing a revolution spurred by technology and observed in cosmetics.
Wendy Syfret
8.26.16
News

millennials’ self acceptance is messing up the beauty industry

Bad news big business: we're not interested in anti-aging products anymore.
Wendy Syfret
4.29.16
News

caitlyn jenner might be launching a cosmetics line

The trans trailblazer has licensed the right to sell fragrance, cosmetics, and skincare in her name.
i-D Staff
Hannah Ongley
2.19.16
South Korea

how korea’s male beauty obsession is challenging gender norms

The South Korean male beauty market is booming — thanks in part to the country's mandatory military service and cult TV dramas.
Alice Newell-Hanson
1.20.16
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