redefining beauty

diversity

finding beauty in difference: model bashir aziz opens up about living with vitiligo

Growing up with vitiligo isn’t easy. Here, British salesman-turned-model and diversity activist Bashir Aziz meditates on the challenges of being different, and how he learned to love his spots.
i-D Staff
6.14.17
Beauty

wanna live a beautiful life? androgynous beauty jazzelle will show you how

Forget trowelling it on, look good and feel better with shaven-headed, gold-grilled androgynous beauty Jazzelle Zanaughtti, AKA Instagram sensation, @uglyworldwide.
Jazzelle Zanaughtti
6.2.17
diversity

model thando hopa wants to help you feel beautiful

Meet the South African beauty and visibility activist on a mission to change how we represent beauty.
Tish Weinstock
6.1.17
Fashion

meet sam collet, the 18-year-old rick owens model with alopecia

Despite suffering from alopecia and losing all his hair aged 13, Sam Collet has forged a career in the fashion industry and got a black belt in karate too.
Tish Weinstock
5.31.17
Beauty

who are you calling ugly? we talk to the man behind ugly models, marc french

Ugly Models is one of the most radical street casting agencies today. We talk to Mr Marc French about race, gender and age diversity.
Tish Weinstock
5.31.17
News

pioneering model jillian mercado joins img

With the news of Jillian's signing to major modelling agency, IMG, we revisit our interview from The Beautiful Issue, with the model and disability activist who's changing the game when it comes to beauty.
Tish Weinstock
8.21.15