Beauty

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

Art

Alina Zamanova's surreal, alien-like paintings celebrate all body types

The Ukrainian artist explores social perceptions of beauty and what it means to embrace discomfort and insecurity in your own skin.
Sara Radin
11.16.20
The 40th Anniversary Issue

The faces of modern Belfast

Photographer Scott Gallagher shoots a series of portraits that capture what beauty looks and feels like amongst young kids in modern Northern Ireland.
Roisin Lanigan
10.27.20
Culture

The artist behind that Lil Icey Eyes filter on how her art broke the internet

We speak to Paige Piskin, the Spark AR legend behind the year's most popular filter, AND the Grimes and Elon Musk AI baby pic announcement
Hatti Rex
10.20.20
Beauty

Tokyo model Megumu wants to help diversify Japan's beauty standards

Tired of the uniform industry she works in, Instagram fave Megumu shares her dreams of a business that respects the individuality of models.
MAKOTO KIKUCHI
10.8.20
Culture

Meet the women behind your favourite surreal Instagram filters

They’re bending reality and expanding traditional ideas of what beauty, aesthetics and immersive art experiences can be in the process.
Angie Jaime
9.17.20
Beauty

Susie Cave: “Beauty is the expression of divine in the world”

The star of Gucci’s new dark academia-cum-cottagecore Bloom campaign talks femininity, beauty and her “dreamlike” 2020.
Roisin Lanigan
9.11.20
News

The Supreme x Pat McGrath lipstick is dropping this week

Get your first glimpse of what it looks like when applied.
Douglas Greenwood
9.9.20
Beauty

The best beauty adverts from i-D's print archive

We asked Halima Olalemi, founder of @adarchives, to search our old issues for the most nostalgic beauty product adverts out there.
Danil Boparai
9.8.20
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
Beauty

2020 is the year of the mullet

Just when you thought our current annus horribilis couldn’t get any more cursed, the 1980s' most controversial hairstyle aesthetic is making a roaring comeback, thanks to TikTok.
Roisin Lanigan
9.2.20
Beauty

This MUA creates vibrant eye looks inspired by nostalgic cartoon characters

Mi-Anne Chan pulls inspiration from all our favourite shows like 'Sailor Moon' and 'Kim Possible'.
Jenna Mahale
8.25.20
Beauty

Get to know the Chinese cosmetic brands working to overcome stereotypes

i-D spoke with three cosmetic brands Kaleidos, Mood Editing, and Girl Cult finding out how they are changing the image of Chinese beauty brands.
Qiuzi Zhang
8.11.20
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