Yet suddenly, I felt unprepared to see people who had never met me as a woman. I took a breath, then ambled over to the drinks, where I soon spied an old friend named Sean. Hormones had given me a second puberty, and my Filipino bone structure under my white, albino skin was still undeniably distinctive. I was obsessed with femininity for years after I transitioned in I reveled in using cosmetics and flattering outfits to look both more convincing and attractive as a woman, forms of expression my old gender denied me. But apart from how much time it took to dress up this way, I also grew weary of the awful feeling that my beauty was always on the verge of collapse, that a mere rub of the eyes or bunching of the cloth would ruin the effect.
Transgender - Beauty Photos, Trends & News | Allure
Skip navigation! Story from Beauty. For years, how beauty products are marketed has defined what many consumers deem ideal or inspirational — and, more often than not, beauty products and trends are imagined on thin, white, cisgendered people. Yet as a new decade approaches, what constitutes beauty is changing. It is no longer standardized. The UK's Government Equalities Office estimates that there are approximately , to , trans people in the nation.
Beautiful Trans Women
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If you've ever wondered how to contour, what new makeup products to try , or how to really get your skin to glow, beauty influencers have the answers. Countless YouTube vloggers have segments dedicated to everything from fixing flyaway hairs to applying highlighter , but some of the best come from members of the trans community. Trans voices thrive in this space, thanks not only to the numerous need-to-know makeup tips they share but also in large part to the unique experiences they have faced in the beauty world and life in general that they have so openly shared along the way. From Nikita Dragun to Gigi Gorgeous , these beauty vloggers have paved the way for makeup-lovers in the trans community and beyond.