Alternative Beauty

Beauty

see how @uglyworldwide is changing the face of beauty

“By dressing up, I was creating this whole new world for myself to exist in.”
Nicole DeMarco
5.23.19
point of you

the a-z of ambiguous beauty

i-D asked young people around America for their views on beauty right now. Here's the A-Z of Beauty that encompasses ambiguity, culture, and queerness, by Victor Vasquez.
i-D Staff
12.18.18
point of you

the a-z of beauty not limited to being

i-D asked young people around America for their views on beauty now. Here's the A-Z of Beauty 'That's not limited to being,' by Francesca Schoning
i-D Staff
12.18.18
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
4.12.18
Fashion

cat-b is the ukrainian modeling 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 Kiev.
Symon Zabolotnyi
5.16.17
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
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
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
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 continues to...
i-D Staff
5.17.16
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
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