Life as a Fairy Tale Princess for Hire
Jennifer Michele is an actress and owner of the Los Angeles Princess Company, and she makes her living by performing at children's parties. VICE follows her for a day to see the joys and frustrations of living everyday life as a princess.
Fighting in Drag with LGBTQ Wrestlers
For these drag wrestlers, there’s more at stake in the ring than a championship belt.
The History of Acrylic Nails
It may not surprise you to hear that the invention of one of the 20th century’s most polarizing beauty trends — the acrylic manicure — is credited to a straight white man. But the concept of nail adornment actually dates back centuries.
The History of Black Lipstick
Makeup trends have evolved over the decades, but few trends have a history as diverse and extensive as black lipstick.
The True Origins of Dreadlocks
HairBySusy breaks down the history behind dreadlocks and how they are being worn today.
Creating a Virtual World for Women of Color
Moleculer biologist Ashley Baccus-Clark has teamed up with Hyphen-Labs, a collective that focuses on storytelling through art, tech, and science that projects women of color as as the pioneers of emerging technology.