It’s a man’s world: four red-carpet beauty bangers from the boys
Male celebrities are pulling out all the stops to serve up trending looks. Here are our favourites from the VMAs
1. PEARL CONTOURING ON MACHINE GUN KELLY
Beauty editor’s verdict: why hasn’t every man tried this?
Kelly put a very masculine spin on the popular pearl stick-ons trend by embellishing his face with beads of varying sizes. What gave this seen-before trend new life was the placement of the pearls on very masculine contours of the face, such as a chiselled jawline, high planes of the cheekbones and ears, which contrasted perfectly with his hard-core piercings. This face jewellery not only drew visual interest to a minimally groomed face, but added an unexpected cool and softness to the rocker’s hard exterior and persona — a total win in our books...