Arabelle Sicardi

Arabelle Sicardi

I'm a fashion and beauty writer.

I write about beauty, fashion, feminism and identity for a bunch of different places.

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Fashionista

BEAUTY CAN WE ALL AGREE THAT K-BEAUTY IS FAR MORE THAN JUST A TREND?

Think K-beauty is a bubble that's going to burst soon? Hardly.

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Racked

A Practical Beauty Guide to Fighting Fascism - Racked

“It is hard to understand beauty as a concept that can be useful during these times because it is not, not really.”

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dazeddigital.com

The Thoughtful Punk

Junya Watanabe’s punk-fueled SS17 show is a siren song to those who feel anxiously in love with the world.

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Racked

What's in a (Beauty) Name? - Racked

Would you wear a lipstick called “Abused?”

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Racked

A Shockingly Gruesome History of Beauty Marks, Real and Fake ...

A Shockingly Gruesome History of Beauty Marks, Real...

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Perfume, Power, and God - Racked

Perfume, Power, and God - Racked

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Medium

Beauty Is Broken

It’s always been a man’s possession — and that’s why it failed.

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Racked

Why Lime Crime Is the Most Hated Beauty Company on the Internet - Racked

Why Lime Crime Is the Most Hated Beauty Company on ...

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Rei Kawakubo and the Met's Impossible Task - Racked

The Comme des Garçons founder’s fight against the expected will be hard to capture through curation.

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broadly.vice.com

The Deadly History of Women Using Perfume as Poison | Broadly

From the Affair of Poisons in Louis XIV France to Dior's Hypnotic Poison eau de toilette, scent has been sinister for a very long time.

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I Tried Smell.Dating and It Didn't Stink - Racked

I Tried Smell.Dating and It Didn't Stink - Racked

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broadly.vice.com

Oh! You Pretty Things: Remembering David Bowie's Radical Approach to Beauty

From Ziggy Stardust to the Thin White Duke, Bowie used makeup and style to express complicated ideas about gender and society—and to further his career. To honor the rock icon's death at the age of 69, we look back at how his striking personas have influenced generations of queer and alternative youth.

Papermag

Missy Elliott's Guru: Meet the Makeup Artist Responsible for Her Amazing Beauty Looks

Missy Elliott's Guru: Meet the Makeup Artist Respon...

Racked

The Astonishing True Cost of Your Bra - Racked

The Astonishing True Cost of Your Bra - Racked

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Refinery29

Feminine Beauty Passing Transwoman Experience

Feminine Beauty Passing Transwoman Experience