Posts By Thomas Gorton

We ask you how you feel about your referendum vote three years on

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Because everything that has happened since Britain voted to leave the EU feels like a cyclical nightmare, it’s strange to think that a whole three years have passed. Families fell out over the vote, young people campaigned to cancel Brexit, and for a second referendum, MPs resigned, wehellip;

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Hairstylist Virginie Moreira is the next big thing

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From digital artists to photographers, body sculptors and hair stylists to make-up and nail artists, in our Spotlight series, we profile the creatives tearing up the rulebook in their respective industries.

Looking at the work of hairstylist Virginie Pinto Moreira inspires an exhilaration not often felt when contemplating hair. Sculptural and avant-garde, while still being playful andhellip;

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Hairstylist Virginie Moreira is the next big thing

mowalola fashion east ss20 lfwm

From digital artists to photographers, body sculptors and hair stylists to make-up and nail artists, in our Spotlight series, we profile the creatives tearing up the rulebook in their respective industries.

Looking at the work of hairstylist Virginie Pinto Moreira inspires an exhilaration not often felt when contemplating hair. Sculptural and avant-garde, while still being playful andhellip;

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object blue is the electronic musician finding ecstasy in sound

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The Tokyo-born, Beijing-raised, London-based producer and DJ object blue has had a busy couple of years. She’s toured Asia, remixed Yaeji, played at festivals including Dimensions and Dekmantel, and most recently composed and performed the soundtrack for Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood’s SS20 show. Something else pretty major also happened to object blue in that time: in 2017, she met artisthellip;

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object blue is the electronic musician finding ecstasy in sound

object blue

The Tokyo-born, Beijing-raised, London-based producer and DJ object blue has had a busy couple of years. She’s toured Asia, remixed Yaeji, played at festivals including Dimensions and Dekmantel, and most recently composed and performed the soundtrack for Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood’s SS20 show. Something else pretty major also happened to object blue in that time: in 2017, she met artisthellip;

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Don’t light candles in your ears: the life of an ear wax extraction doctor

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From the individuals extracting earwax from your eardrum to the quiet crusaders shaving skin off your feet, in our regular series The Professionals we meet the people taking pride in the nitty-gritty side of beauty.

Who knew we were all so collectively fascinated by ear wax extraction? A YouTube video search of the phrase brings up millions of results with millions of views, ranging from standard ‘this is what happens’hellip;

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Trans model Gigi Hari is disrupting binary notions of beauty

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The Dazed Beauty Community is our ever-expanding encyclopaedia of creatives and emerging talent from across the world who are redefining the way we think about beauty. From supermodels to digital artists to makeup prodigies transforming themselves in their bedrooms, these are the beauty influencers of tomorrow who embody everything Dazed Beauty is about. Discover them here.

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In a fractured Britain, Drag Race UK highlights drag’s own messy politics

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The quaint, camp, and uncomplicated pastiche of Britishness on offer with RuPaul’s Drag Race UK has been an unexpected balm for my hurt mind this autumn. After a summer of prime ministerial upheaval, the prorogation crisis and, last night, yet another proposed deal on ourhellip;

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