The more we embrace who we are as people and rely less on our physical attributes, the more empowered we become. Beauty shouldn’t be so easily defined. It is limitless.
Begins former model and actress Cara Delevingne, posting on social media a picture that shows her at the most eccentric event of the year while she proudly boasts the head completely shaved.
This way, responding to criticism, she invites her fans to think.
Its exhausting to be told what beauty should look like. I am tired of society defining beauty for us. Strip away the clothes, Wipe Off the make up, cut off the hair. Remove all the material possessions. Who are we? How are we defining beauty? What do we see as beautiful?
Apparently the haircut is due to demands of scene: after a long and successful career in the fashion industry, Miss Delevigne appears to be now completely immersed in the world of cinema.
She is currently on the set of the film Life In A Year, playing the part of a girl who suffers from cancer, alongside Jaden Smith – as her boyfriend.
On the occasion of the annual event, held on Monday 1st May at the Costume Institute in the Metropolitan Museum (New York), her make-up artist Romy Soleimani did a real masterpiece: the head of the star was painted silver and covered with Swarovski crystals. The inspiration seems to be coming from the dress that Cara worn – a Chanel suit of the same color, perfectly in line with the avant-garde theme and the unconventional approach of this edition, named “Art of the in-between”.
This exhibition is in fact devoted to Rei Kawakubo, the revolutionary Japanese fashion designer and founder of Comme des Garçons fashion house, who is known for having renovated European fashion at the end of the 70s.
According to Calin Van Paris, journalist for Vogue, “the new silver hair by Cara Delevingne have just won for the beauty at the Met Gala” and many others seem to agree…