the beauty of resilience.
the beauty of confidence.
the beauty of pride.
We partnered with four talented individuals in the LGBTQIA+ community, exploring what's made them who they are today—beautiful inside and out.
As a Malaysian American content creator, Ivan Lam shares the nuances of being a queer immigrant through the lens of beauty and care.
"the advice i would give to my younger self is to stay the course and be true to yourself."
Antoni Bumba is a transgender, Gen-Z content creator who uses her unfiltered vlog-style videos to spread laughter and encourage others to not take themselves too seriously.
"to live a life where you can experience true authentic joy, you've got to be authentically yourself."
Emira D'Spain is a transgender model and internet personality whose platform offers beauty and fashion advice with an authentic point of view.
"there's always lessons in hardships, but they've made me who i am today."
Artist and model Sinn Apsara is part of the Angelito Collective, a multidisciplinary artist initiative dedicated to radical trans visibility.
"resilience is not about how many times you fall, it's about how many times you bounce back."
In honor of pride
This Pride Month, NARS has donated to the It Gets Better Project, a nonprofit organization that uplifts, empowers, and connects lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer youth around the globe.Learn more