The black male body: poster boys for shifting ideals of beauty today

THE BLACK MALE BODY: POSTER BOYS FOR SHIFTING IDEALS OF BEAUTY TODAY

Tyson Beckford, Usher, Mekhi Phifer, Taye Diggs, D'Angelo, and Marques Houston - these were some of the men I was attracted to growing...

Move Like A Man: a short film by Bunny Kinney

MOVE LIKE A MAN: A SHORT FILM BY BUNNY KINNEY

From manspreading and wolf whistling, to chest-puffing and grunting, the movements and sounds we think of as ‘masculine' say a lot...

 
 
 
What masculinity means in 2019, according to Dazed Beauty readers

WHAT MASCULINITY MEANS IN 2019, ACCORDING TO DAZED BEAUTY READERS

This week at Dazed Beauty, we are turning our focus to masculinity with our photo-led campaign Behind The Masc: Rethinking Masculinity....

Introducing BehindTheMasc, unpacking what masculinity means today

INTRODUCING BEHINDTHEMASC, UNPACKING WHAT MASCULINITY MEANS TODAY

It might seem like an odd time to be celebrating masculinity. In 2019 we've birthed a whole new lexicon to explain our confusion over...

 
 
 
Oneohtrix Point Never is scoring the Safdie brothers' Uncut Gems

ONEOHTRIX POINT NEVER IS SCORING THE SAFDIE BROTHERS' UNCUT GEMS

Oneohtrix Point Never will soundtrack the Safdie Brothers' latest film, Uncut Gems , a crime thriller, starring Adam Sandler and The...

What making friends online is like for teenagers today

WHAT MAKING FRIENDS ONLINE IS LIKE FOR TEENAGERS TODAY

For many millennials, our first memories of making friends online are tinged with guilt and fear. Those who were children in the late...

 
 
 
Penelope Spheeris looks back on her cult punk docs the police tried to ban

PENELOPE SPHEERIS LOOKS BACK ON HER CULT PUNK DOCS THE POLICE TRIED TO BAN

Penelope Spheeris' biggest commercial hit, Wayne's World (1992), gave the world some of the greatest slang and style choices ever committed...

Björk is releasing a Utopia boxset with 14 handcrafted birdcall flutes

BJÖRK IS RELEASING A UTOPIA BOXSET WITH 14 HANDCRAFTED BIRDCALL FLUTES

Sometimes it feels like Björk is on a mission to out-Björk herself and that's no bad thing. In fact, it often leads to brilliant results,...

 
 
 
Watch a Yayoi Kusama pumpkin being rescued from a typhoon

WATCH A YAYOI KUSAMA PUMPKIN BEING RESCUED FROM A TYPHOON

Art installation is often a very mysterious thing from an outsider perspective; artworks and even whole exhibitions simply seem to...

The 1975's Matty Healy protests anti-gay UAE laws, kissing a man in Dubai

THE 1975'S MATTY HEALY PROTESTS ANTI-GAY UAE LAWS, KISSING A MAN IN DUBAI

Matty Healy, frontman of The 1975 , doesn't keep quiet in the face of injustice or troubling social issues. He's previously denounced...

 
 
 
There's going to be a new film starring Sophia the Robot

THERE'S GOING TO BE A NEW FILM STARRING SOPHIA THE ROBOT

Hanson Robotics' Sophia the Robot is, by now, a pretty familiar face , fluttering her creepily realistic eyelids on various TV shows,...

Come meet one of the world's first AI popstars at our Barbican talk

COME MEET ONE OF THE WORLD'S FIRST AI POPSTARS AT OUR BARBICAN TALK

Artificial intelligence is permeating our culture - CGI influencers like Lil Miquela front world-spanning fashion campaigns, Sophia...

 
 
 
CupcakKe is giving away cash on her new 10K Tour

CUPCAKKE IS GIVING AWAY CASH ON HER NEW 10K TOUR

CupcakKe is kicking off an American tour pretty soon - September 7, to be precise - but there's an added twist. Every night, the Chicago...

Ms Banks gets a CGI transformation for Nike Pro Collection x Dazed Beauty

MS BANKS GETS A CGI TRANSFORMATION FOR NIKE PRO COLLECTION X DAZED BEAUTY

Dazed Beauty has transformed South London's foremost hitmaker and rap queen, Ms Banks, into an otherworldly spirit using the magic...

 
 
 
Greta Thunberg is a force of nature - right-wing attacks won't stop her

GRETA THUNBERG IS A FORCE OF NATURE - RIGHT-WING ATTACKS WON'T STOP HER

We are in the midst of a climate emergency , and yet many right-wing figures continue to brush it off as ‘snowflake' overdramatisation...

Female garment workers in Lesotho factories are being forced into sex

FEMALE GARMENT WORKERS IN LESOTHO FACTORIES ARE BEING FORCED INTO SEX

This week, the US-based organisation Workers Rights Consortium published a report outlining ‘gender-based violence and harassment'...

 
 
 
Honor Swinton Byrne: girl on film

HONOR SWINTON BYRNE: GIRL ON FILM

Taken from the autumn 2019 issue of Dazed. You can buy a copy of our latest issue here Honor Swinton Byrne can do a lot with a ‘so'....

Six things that inspired Clairo's debut album Immunity

SIX THINGS THAT INSPIRED CLAIRO'S DEBUT ALBUM IMMUNITY

Listening to Clairo 's debut album, Immunity , it's hard to believe that the singer is turning just 21 years old on Sunday. Claire...

 
 
 
Ten fashion films to add to your weekend watch list

TEN FASHION FILMS TO ADD TO YOUR WEEKEND WATCH LIST

There is no better way of gaining insight into the fashion industry than to sit down in front of one of its many documentaries. With...

30 years on from The Beauty Myth we ask Naomi Wolf 'what's changed?'

30 YEARS ON FROM THE BEAUTY MYTH WE ASK NAOMI WOLF 'WHAT'S CHANGED?'

In 1991, feminist scholar Naomi Wolf published The Beauty Myth , a big and bold work of nonfiction that put to paper the oppressive...

 
 
 



Calvin Klein Jeans Taps Couples for Its Fall '19 Campaign

Calvin Klein Jeans Taps Couples for Its Fall '19 Campaign

Calvin Klein Jeans feels the love with its fall-winter 2019 campaign. Embracing the concept, “Get Between Me and MyCalvins,” the brand features real-life couples in its latest... Read more ...

Katie Holmes And Jamie Foxx Have Officially Split

Katie Holmes And Jamie Foxx Have Officially Split

The Oscar-winning actor was seen this past weekend with singer Sela Vave. Read more ...

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx Break Up After 6 Years Together: She's ‘Fed Up'...

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx Break Up After 6 Years Together: She's ‘Fed Up' With the ‘Long-Distance Thing'

It's a wrap. Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx have split and ended their six-year relationship, In Touch confirmed. Breakup rumors have been swirling around the couple as of late... Read more ...

Ten Tips On Wearing Make-Up, According to HBO's Euphoria

Ten Tips On Wearing Make-Up, According to HBO's Euphoria

I'm not a hype TV viewer. If anything, I will be the first to say no to watching that new show everyone is talking about, just because everyone is talking about it. Call me... Read more ...

The Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Is *The Ultimate* Place to End Summer 2019...

The Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Is *The Ultimate* Place to End Summer 2019 With a Bang!

Are you looking to end summer 2019 with a bang? Well, then we've got just the adventure for you. The Borgata Hotel, Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is a one-stop... Read more ...

Savannah Engel PR Team Is Seeking NYFW and Fashion PR Interns In New York, NY

Savannah Engel PR Team Is Seeking NYFW and Fashion PR Interns In New York, NY

Savannah Engel PR Team is looking for part-time Fashion PR interns starting ASAP in AUGUST. The candidates must be driven, detail-oriented, and punctual with excellent verbal... Read more ...

‘The Morning Show' trailer: Aniston and Witherspoon's workplace catfight

‘The Morning Show' trailer: Aniston and Witherspoon's workplace catfight

Apple TV has released the long-delayed trailer for “The Morning Show,” a backstage exposé of the politics of a TV show much like “Today” or “Good Morning America.” In the clip... Read more ...

Chicago West and True Thompson Enjoying Snacks Together on Vacation Is a...

Chicago West and True Thompson Enjoying Snacks Together on Vacation Is a Total Mood

Living their best lives! Khloé Kardashian took to Instagram on August 19 to cure our Monday blues with the cutest photos of her daughter, True Thompson, and niece Chicago West... Read more ...

Makeup-Free Kim Kardashian Wears Sweats During Low-Key Dinner Date With...

Makeup-Free Kim Kardashian Wears Sweats During Low-Key Dinner Date With Kanye West

Laidback! Kim Kardashian stepped out completely makeup-free with husband Kanye West after the two enjoyed dinner together at The Bungalow restaurant in Santa Monica on August... Read more ...

‘The Politician' trailer: Blood and backstabbing with Ben Platt

‘The Politician' trailer: Blood and backstabbing with Ben Platt

The trailer for Ryan Murphy's splashy new Netflix show is gunning for viewers' votes Monday. “The Politician” follows posh-named young man Payton Hobart (Tony-winning “Dear... Read more ...