Pin It
Shygirl bonk slime makeup alias ep
Photography Aidan Zamiri, styling Lee Trigg, hair Danielle Igor, wig Virginie Moreira, make-up Mona Leanne

Watch Shygirl transform into her alter-ego Bonk


TextDazed Beauty

The rapper and Dazed cover star teams up with make-up artist Mona Leanne for a Dazed Beauty tutorial

Despite not being able to go out, 2020 has been jammed full of tracks that dare you not to run to your nearest dancefloor. Making it even more difficult is Shygirl, the London-based rapper who has captured fans with her sexy beats and even sexier (dare we say, sluttier) lyrics. 

After releasing “Freak” – which you might have heard at the latest Savage x Fenty show – Shygirl’s latest release “SLIME” is the latest single from her upcoming EP ALIAS. Creatively, the release focuses on four alter egos – Bae, Bovine, Baddie, and Bonk. 

Collaborating with make-up artist Mona Leanne, Shygirl transforms into Bonk for a tutorial with Dazed Beauty. “I have always been drawn to how dramatic the clown make-up has been and I did it really early on for my video ‘GUSH’,” she says. “Just to accentuate this idea of duplicitous moods. My face is saying one thing but like inside is saying another, or whatever, you know, like the face that you show someone.”

Using NARS, Pat McGrath Labs, Nyx, and YSL Beauty, watch the full tutorial below and read Shygirl’s cover interview from the autumn/winter 2020 issue of Dazed here

Read Next
Dazed Live DB Header
Join MUA Lynski and hair stylist John Allan for live beauty tutorials Beauty news
HUNTER SCHAFER
Alien masks and gothic twists: the best make-up looks from 2021’s Met Gala Beauty Feature
Bella Hadid Kin Euphorics
Will Bella Hadid’s new holistic health drink cure our depression? Ask an expert
Dan Sur chain hair
This rapper underwent surgery to replace his hair with gold chains Beauty news
CHEEX
CHEEX is the porn and sex education platform you wish you’d had Beauty Feature
Jennifer Aniston, Rachel, Friends
Jennifer Aniston discusses her ‘love-hate’ relationship with the Rachel Beauty news
Aesop’s Queer Library
Aesop’s free Queer Library has arrived in the UK Beauty news
Teeth Sparkle
These bedazzled tooth gems are autumn’s hottest Y2K accessory Tried and Tested
Lil Uzi Vert diamond implant
Fans tore out Lil Uzi’s $24 million forehead implant while crowd surfing Beauty news
S03E21-22-rachel-makeup
Get the Rachel: Jennifer Aniston is launching a beauty line Beauty news
Beauty Horoscope: September 2021
September 2021 horoscope: spruce up your self care this Virgo season Horoscopes
Bella Hadid
Bella Hadid’s ‘brain care’ drink will remedy your serotonin depleted head Beauty news
TikTok eyebag wrinkle cream
Can this ‘magic’ cream really make your eyebags vanish in under 3 minutes? Beauty news
Cosima
Watch Cosima transform into her musical icons, from Barbra to Dolly Photo story
Billie Eilish
Billie Eilish shows off her new mom haircut Beauty news
Ariana Grande
Here’s what we know about Ariana Grande’s rumoured make-up line rem beauty Beauty news